Pro-democracy movement unites Chinese Australians as community speaks out against zero-COVID policy

As about 200 Chinese protesters stood on the steps of Melbourne’s State Library and chanted, two young children ran ahead of the crowd and laid roses. Accompanied by their mother and father, Aidi Ali, the whole family wore traditional Uyghur clothes. “I was really touched,” Mr Ali told the ABC. “I didn’t know people could … Read more

The project: Bridget Hustwaite leaves Triple J’s Good Nights

Bridget Hustwaite, presenter of Triple J Good Nights, will leave the radio station next week – after her second guest appearance on The Project. The move – seven years after she joined the ABC radio station – will spark speculation that we’re about to see more of her on the Channel 10 show. In a … Read more

Australia vs West Indies, First Test, Perth, Teams, Weather, Tickets, Schedules, Times, Scores, Squads, Ultimate Guide

The first men’s test of the Australian summer has finally arrived and Pat Cummins confirms his XI for the first game against the West Indies on these shores in seven years. Ashes hero Scott Boland is left out of the XI (scroll down) with Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood joining Cummins in the three-man pace … Read more

Khruangbin Sydney Opera House review: The band’s surprising rise

The last time Texas psychedelic trio Khruangbin made it to the Sydney coast, they played in what is actually a pub. They packed the Oxford Arts Factory many moons ago, but their careers have taken off ever since. This time they sold out the Sydney Opera House three times. On Friday, the band played the … Read more

Sea Eagles have NRL organize pride round

Sea Eagles CEO Tony Mestrov says any call regarding a possible Pride round next year and beyond will be made by the NRL after this season’s fiasco that ruined the Manly final and ultimately cost Des Hasler his job. Seven Sea Eagles players refused to wear the rainbow jersey and chose to boycott the club’s … Read more

Brian Lara Remembers 277 at SCG, Shane Warne, 1992-93 Series

On the 30th anniversary of one of the great Test series played in Australia, spoke to West Indies cricketing legend Brian Lara for his reflections. In the second of a three-part series, Lara remembers making 277 at the SCG; arguably the best ever Test innings by a visiting batsman in Australia. In the aftermath … Read more

Sydney, Australia in top 10 travel destinations for 2023

Australia has always been high on the “must-visit” list for people from all over the world. More often than not, you will hear tourists talk about our beautiful beaches, food and laid back lifestyle. But there is one city that attracts tourists the most – appearing in two popular travel destination lists for 2023 – … Read more

Kate Middleton is quietly making a big change, breaking the Queen tradition

What comes to mind when you hear “royal family”? Corgis? Buckingham palace? That one time the Queen Mother was caught on camera doing the Nazi salute? That King Charles allegedly once had an aide hold a urine bottle? Or that Kate, the Princess of Wales’ nickname for now-husband Prince William, used to be “big Willy”? … Read more

The landlord rejects the tenant’s application because they are unmarried

A couple in the US shared their bizarre altercation with a landlord who rejected their application because they said they were Christians. The couple were asked to fill out a questionnaire when applying for the property, with the landlord asking if they would have a problem with him “expressing his faith” in front of them. … Read more

Transfer Whispers, Jeremiah Nanai, Titans, Cowboys, David Fifita, Keenan Palasia, release, Broncos, Dragons, Greg Marzhew, Knights, Chris Randall swap, player movement, contracts

The Titans look to young Cowboys Jeremiah Nanai as a contingency plan in case David Fifita jumpstarts his career at another club. Meanwhile, Broncos forward Keenan Palasia has requested the immediate release of the last year of his deal, with the Titans and the Dragons raving about his services. And The Knights and Titans are … Read more