Royal family lawyers on standby over BBC doco The Princes and the Press

Royal family lawyers on standby over BBC doco The Princes and the Press

A very controversial document about the royal family and the press has seen the royal family break their decades-old refusal to complain. Usually, it should generally be quite easy to be the Queen’s lawyers. You prevent people from slapping royal decrees voluntarily on unapproved cookie cans, occasionally get Princess Anne out of a pickle over … Read more

Asia tightens borders as the spread of new coronavirus variant Omicron clouds region returns to travel – South China Morning Post

Asia tightens borders as the spread of new coronavirus variant Omicron clouds region returns to travel – South China Morning Post

Asia tightens borders as the spread of the new coronavirus variant Omicron clouds the region’s return to travelSouth China Morning Post Omicron Variant Surfaces In the middle of a flight boundaryNew York Times Omicron disrupts reopening plans across AsiaWall Street Journal From Hollywood to Detroit, pandemic-weary companies are wary of OmicronReuters Asia is tightening its … Read more

A hit-and-run test site in Melbourne Covid leaves man hospitalized

A hit-and-run test site in Melbourne Covid leaves man hospitalized

A man in his 50s was helping people stand in line at a test site in Melbourne when he was hit by a car and later driven to hospital. A man working at a Covid-19 test site in Melbourne has been hit in an alleged hit-and-run incident that has sent “shock waves” through the community. … Read more

Condell Park: Saer Elchaar bail denied after alleged shooting of mother, four children

A man who allegedly shot at a mother and her four children up close has stood trial in the western part of Sydney. The man accused of firing shots at a mother and her four children as they were traveling inside a car in southwestern Sydney has been in court. Saer Elchaar, 20, was formally … Read more

The NSW government is reportedly considering an Opal card-like billing system for toll roads

Sydney’s rising tolls have reportedly forced the state government to consider implementing a system that would ease the financial burden on drivers. The rising cost of navigating Sydney’s 140km toll network has reportedly forced the NSW government to consider implementing an opal map-like charging system. Currently, motorists are at the mercy of different billing categories … Read more

Australia called for leasing US nuclear submarines to bridge the capacity gap

A former U.S. Navy intelligence officer says leasing of U.S. Los Angeles-class nuclear submarines should be considered to immediately upskill the workforce of the Australian Navy and deal with a growing threat from China. Key points: The federal government undertakes an 18-month consultation period following the AUKUS announcement There are still questions about how much … Read more

Erica Heddergott attacked her son with an ax, strangled him

Shocking details have been aired in court about a ‘very controlling’ 82-year-old woman who attacked her son with an ax before strangling him. A “very controlling” elderly woman attacked her son with an ax and strangled him, leaving a note explaining her actions. Erica Heddergott pleaded guilty to one count of murder and appeared before … Read more

St Basil’s Covid-19 outbreak: Residents in elderly care ’emaciated’ coronal examination hears

People at the center of one of Australia’s deadliest Covid-19 outbreaks suffered horrific conditions, a study has been told. Residents of a nursing home in Melbourne, where dozens died of Covid-19 and neglect were emaciated, with a couple whose hips protruded, a court has been told. Jacinta MacCormack was one of the clinical caregivers sent … Read more

Christine Quinn from Selling Sunset is completely unrecognizable on recurring photos

A controversial star from the Netflix hit Selling Sunset looks like a completely different person on excavated images from her early career as an actress. Selling Sunset’s Christine Quinn looks unrecognizable in her early acting days after recording for fame in the Netflix real estate series. While selling millions of dollars worth of homes has … Read more

Revelle Balmain: Police search Bellevue Hill, Bondi Beach, Potts Point

Police will search three locations in hopes of finding answers to the disappearance of Sydney model Revelle Balmain 27 years ago. A new search for model Revelle Balmain’s disappearance is set to begin in three locations in Sydney believed to be linked to her disappearance 27 years ago. NSW police will on Tuesday search three … Read more