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WA couples ditch priests and pastors for big day

Opponents of changes to Australia’s marriage laws are warning it will undermine a key element of religious freedom just as figures reveal most people have given up on unions overseen by a priest or pastor. A special analysis of marriage trends in WA and Australia reveals an appeal made by opponents of same-sex marriage changes may fall on deaf ears. ...

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Big burden to meet greenhouse gas target

Australia has committed to cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 26 per cent by 2030.Picture: Getty Images Australia will need to get up to 75 per cent of its power from renewable sources to meet its greenhouse gas reduction targets by 2030, according to a progressive think tank, or risk putting the cost of carbon reduction on to farmers, manufacturers and ...

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Royal poll bad news for Charles

A poll of the British by the Australian Republican Movement has found almost two in three do not want Prince Charles to replace the Queen on the throne. In a blow to the monarchy on the Queen’s Birthday holiday, only 39 per cent of those Britons polled said they trusted the man who is set to be their next king ...

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Shane Warne has been cleared of allegation he assaulted porn star Valerie Fox

Shane Warne has been cleared of allegation he assaulted porn star Valerie Fox A porn star who claims to have been assaulted by Shane Warne is staying silent. Former Australian Test cricketer Shane Warne has rejected as false allegations he assaulted a UK porn star , saying he’s already been cleared by police. The famed spin bowler said he was ...

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Australia to create its first national space agency

Australia to create its first national space agency The Federal Government has announced the creation of Australia’s first space agency. Australia will join the growing global space industry after the Turnbull government committed to the creation of a national space agency. The announcement comes after calls from the International Astronautical Federation, which is holding is annual conference in South Australia, ...

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Man spotted clinging to moving train in Perth

[unable to retrieve full-text content]A Western Australian woman captured the moment a man decided to forego paying his train fare, opting instead to cling to the back of a train in Perth. Courtesy: Chantelle Stone via Storyful Click here to Read from the source

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NFL Mascot Rappels Down From Roof of London’s Wembley Stadium. Credit – Twitter/20MarkF via Storyful

NFL Mascot Rappels Down From Roof of London’s Wembley Stadium. Credit – Twitter/20MarkF via Storyful0:42 The Jacksonville Jaguars’ team mascot, Jaxson de Ville, jumped from the roof of London’s Wembley Stadium on Sunday, September 24, as the National Football League celebrated its 10th year hosting games in the United Kingdom capital city. Fans cheered and dramatic music played as the ...

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Dad leaves child in hot car, goes to pub

A SYDNEY barber was busy trimming hair on the hottest weekend of the year when he noticed a little boy crying in a sweltering car. On Saturday afternoon, Issa Khadem saw a black Holden Astra parked on the Hume Highway in the south-west Sydney suburb of Yagoona, with the distressed child locked inside. “As soon as we saw him, we ...

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Government to create Australian space agency

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The government is set to announce the creation of a national space agency. Click here to Read from the source

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Fire tears through a Henley Beach carport

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Cars damaged after blaze rips through a Henley Beach carport. Click here to Read from the source

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