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New Aussie PM Anthony Albanese sworn in with promise for ‘journey of change’

The new Australian PM has promised a “journey of change” as he pledged to tackle climate change, rising living costs and inequality. Although millions of votes still need to be counted, Mr Albanese’s Labor Party won 73 seats so far – three short of an overall majority. It is unclear if Labor will be able […]

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On Easter Sunday this Aussie athlete vowed to take her own life. This is her powerful message

Destanee Aiava has declared she’s stronger than she ever knew after after an attempt to take her own life on Easter Sunday. The Aussie young gun is continuing to receive support from the tennis community after telling her Instagram followers she “did not want to make it” to her 22nd birthday. She said days earlier, […]

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‘Didn’t want to make it to 22’: Huge support after Aussie tennis star’s heartbreaking revelation

Australian tennis star Destanee Aiava has revealed she attempted to take her own life last month, claiming she “did not want to make it” to her 22nd birthday. Aiava, who currently sits at No. 463 on the WTA rankings, shared the devastating news to her Instagram followers, thanking them for their support and well wishes. […]

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Aussie juniors win world wheelchair tennis title in Portugal

Australia’s teenage wheelchair tennis stars have clinched their second World Team Cup junior title. The youngsters earned a 2-1 victory over top seeds Great Britain as the ITF’s flagship team event drew to a close in Vilamoura, Portugal, on Sunday. World Team Cup juniors Road to the title Group: Australia def Japan 2-1 Group: Australia def Netherlands […]

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Ashleigh Barty news: Tennis star turned golf pro urges Aussie to follow him

Scott Draper was a former world No 42 in the world of tennis, but he turned to golf over 20 years ago and hasn’t looked back since – and he wants former world No 1 Ashleigh Barty to do the same. Draper, who is also from Australia like Barty, made the career switch during the […]

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UK

Aussie TV hosts savages Meghan Markle as ‘Yoko Ono of the Royal Family’

Liz Storer claimed the “sooner we just forget these people even exist”, the better, after Prince Harry said that he had visited the Queen last Thursday in part to make sure she was “protected”. Ms Storer accused the Duke of Sussex of going from “one burning dumpster fire after another” since marrying Meghan Markle, including the […]

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Showbiz

‘Can’t stand to look at them!’ Aussie TV host blasts Meghan and Harry security row

The Today Show presenters Karl Stefanovic and Alison Langdon spoke to royal expert Russell Myers about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. The Royal Editor for Lorraine and The Mirror revealed the couple will be travelling with a private security team but will also take advantage of Dutch authorities during their trip.  Russell explained: “He […]

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UK

Prince Charles’ rule under question as Aussie republicans finalise plan to ditch monarchy

Australia was under the rule of the British Empire until 1901, at which point the Commonwealth of Australia was formed. Since then the nation has been a constitutional monarchy, but remained under the dominion of the Royal Family. As for the British monarchy, Prince Charles is next in the line of succession to become King of England […]

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UK

‘A distraction that’s not needed’ Aussie TV host savages Prince Andrew public return

Prince Andrew made his first public appearance at his late father, the Duke of Edinburgh’s memorial service last week. It was the first time he has been publicly seen since settling the sexual assault case filed against him by Virginia Giuffre, whose allegations he vehemently denied. The Duke accompanied his mother, the Queen, to the […]

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Entertainment

Chopper review: A true crime classic about a strangely detached Aussie killer

Last seen in cinemas in 2000 and now remastered and re-released, it begins with Mark “Chopper” Read (a brilliant Eric Bana) watching himself being interviewed on a portable TV in his prison cell.”Chopper’s waving at us!” he laughs as the on-screen criminal brushes aside a reporter’s question. Read, who has penned a best-selling book about […]