LIFE sentences given to two teenage boys convicted of the rape and murder of a Sydney woman is in breach of Australia’s human rights obligations, the United Nations says.
WELCOME to every parent’s worst nightmare: hawkers peddling drugs on the street, methanol-laced cocktails sold in laneways, and teenagers drinking themselves into oblivion.
A MAGNIFICENT blue diamond has fetched $US32.6 million ($A35.27 million) in New York, breaking the world auction record for any diamond of its colour, auction house Sotheby’s says.
THOMAS Beatie, the transgender man who made headlines in 2008 while pregnant, has been arrested.
LESS than 12 months ago, cricket fans around the country were celebrating the arrival of ‘the new Michael Bevan’.
PARLIAMENT is set to debate counter-terrorism legislation, university funding reform, visa crackdowns and Japan free trade agreement.
FROM Ellen DeGeneres to Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift to Miley Cyrus: US comedian Lauren O’Brien has an incredible knack for impersonating Hollywood’s most distinctive women.
“Let’s eat sweet, let’s talk sweet”. Avid traveller, Amanda Woods, visits the world’s first Turkish delight store – and this divine confectionery is like nothing else on this planet.
EVERYBODY knows beer is more important than gold in the Territory, so when you need to buy beer, you do what you have to do.
I’VE just done a lap of Silicon Valley in a self-driving car so secret we had to leave our camera phones behind. No photos or video allowed: only these carefully selected hand-out shots.
FOREIGN minister Julie Bishop has expressed concern about the Ebola virus outbreak at a UN Security Council meeting she chaired on the disease.
Say ‘Hyundai’ and most people think of the Excel, the cheap and cheerful compact that has been the first car for tens of thousands of Australians, but with the arrival of the ‘Genesis’ this month, all that could change.
A GRANDFATHER burned to death inside an industrial oven when it was accidentally turned on by his future son-in-law, a court heard yesterday.
THE family of a New Zealand man whose dismembered body was found in an esky south of Cairns say they are having difficulty coming to grips with his death.
CHRISSIE Swan is trying to remain positive after being dumped from Melbourne’s Mix FM breakfast show, which she’s hosted with Jane Hall for the last three years.
Do you eat to live or live to eat? A simple question but one that probably makes a lot of people think.
CINDY Crawford’s daughter is the spitting image of the supermodel in her latest Instagram snap.