Police officer charged over child porn

A police sergeant, linked to a specialist command, has been suspended from duty after being charged with accessing vile child abuse material. A NSW police officer, attached to a specialist command, has been charged after allegedly accessing child abuse material online. Officers stopped the 48-year-old...

China’s ominous new threat to open fire

For the first time, China has explicitly granted permission to its coast guard to fire on foreign vessels, a move that could create volatility in contested waters. For the first time, China has explicitly granted permission to its coast guard to fire on foreign vessels...

Big stink as BBL takes another awful turn

Sydney Sixers batsman Moises Henriques was the victim of yet another BBL umpiring howler during Friday’s clash with the Sydney Thunder. Sydney Sixers batsman Moises Henriques was the victim of yet another umpiring howler during Friday evening’s clash with the Sydney Thunder in Adelaide. Henriques...

Problem even ‘bigger’ than COVID-19

The head of a top Australian university has told a summit of world leaders now is a ‘once-in-a-generation’ chance to take on an even bigger fight. The head of a top Australian university has told a summit of world leaders the COVID-19 pandemic offers a...

Pfizer rollout ‘conditional’ on delivery: PM

Scott Morrison has hinted Australia’s coronavirus vaccine rollout could be delayed. The Prime Minister joined state and territory leaders for national cabinet on Friday and was briefed about the implementation plan. The Therapeutic Goods Administration is expected to approve the Pfizer vaccine by the end...

New China move endangers foreign ships

For the first time, China has explicitly granted permission to its coast guard to fire on foreign vessels – a move that could see contested waters around the nation become more volatile. According to state media reports, China’s top legislative body, the National People’s Congress...