HINDU worshippers have started slaughtering thousands of animals in a remote corner of Nepal to honour their goddess of power, defying a growing chorus of protests from animal rights activists.
SIX people have been trapped inside a Herston house since the storm hit yesterday, with police telling them it’s too dangerous to leave their home.
SOUTH Australian cricket has cancelled its weekend grade cricket matches in honour of Test and Redbacks batsman Phillip Hughes.
THE first ambulance sent to treat Phillip Hughes likely came from the other side of Sydney, in Summer Hill, despite the closest station being located just 800m away.
BILL Shorten is there. Julie Bishop is there. Even John Howard has got the call-up. But Tony Abbott is conspicuously missing from the final day of campaigning for the Victorian election.
GOOGLE has joined the global wave of mourning in response to the death of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes.
MICHAEL Brown’s family set an empty place for him at their table this Thanksgiving.
IN his short but extraordinary career Phillip Hughes was a veritable run machine that could set a match alight with his brilliant, yet unorthodox, strokeplay.
NEW ZEALAND’S cricketers shed tears as they gathered to observe a minute’s silence for the late Phillip Hughes prior to play on the second day of the third Test against Pakistan in Sharjah.
WEST Australians have joined the rest of the nation and the cricketing world by paying tribute to Phillip Hughes, with a memorial forming outside the WACA Ground.
A FAST-FOOD lovin’ entrepreneur has come up with a unique idea to entice people back into the Church.
Whether you crave yum cha, fiery Sichuan dishes or contemporary Asian food, Melbourne’s Chinatown has it all.
WHEN Helen Dawson Key went to the front door of her home the last thing she would have been expecting was someone with a gun.
WE thought the world’s oldest known computer — the Antikythera Mechanism — was 2000 years old. Now we know it was antique even before it sank beneath the waves in a wrecked Roman ship.