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Need train link to Melb airport: survey

A Tourism & Transport Forum survey has found that four out of five Australians favour a dedicated express rail service to connect Melbourne's city centre to the airport. The survey of more than 2700 people nationally showed that...

Slow progress: Global gender equality still 100 years away, report finds

Most of us won't live to see gender equality achieved worldwide, according to a new study, which predicts the milestone is almost 100 years away. The World Economic Forum's annual Global Gender Gap Report ranked Iceland as the most gender-equal...

Two Palestinian women moved to Israeli administrative detention

Two Palestinian women arrested last week by Israel have been referred to administrative detention, a form of internment where a prisoner is held indefinitely without charge or trial. Bushra al-Tawil was arrested last week in an Israeli raid...

Ex-BBC war correspondent Martin Bell says corporation ‘needs to change and evolve’

Martin Bell appeared on Good Morning Britain today to discuss the corporation and Prime Minister's comments that paying a licence fee to the BBC could soon be decriminalised.Powered by: BBC

Fans praise William and Kate’s documentary – calling it a ‘wonderful contrast’ to Harry and Meghan’s

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's festive BBC documentary has certainly proved a huge hit with viewers. Thousands flocked to social media to praise the royal couple for their 'warm and humble' approach - and swoon over Britain's hot...

Premier vows to clean up asbestos dump site off Penguin Island

WA Premier Mark McGowan has vowed to clean up the waters near Penguin Island after a dangerous asbestos dumping site was uncovered there. However, the government department responsible for the clean-up admits it knew the potentially deadly substance...

WA treasurer’s adviser Steve Kaless quits after ‘unwelcome physical contact’ with colleague

The resignation of one the West Australian government's most senior advisers came after "unwelcome physical contact" with a female colleague at a staff Christmas party, Premier Mark McGowan has confirmed. Steve Kaless, the senior media adviser to Treasurer...

Boris Johnson to attempt outlawing Brexit extension beyond 2020

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will legislate to prevent any extension of the Brexit transition period beyond 2020, British media reported on Tuesday. Making any extension illegal, a move first reported by ITV, would increase the chances of...

Newcastle schoolgirl lives with ‘massive invisible scar’ from rapist’s abuse, she says

A 13-year-old has bravely confronted her rapist as he was sentenced to 23 years and six months in jail, with a minimum term of 17 years. The schoolgirl was aged just 11 when she was repeatedly sexually assaulted over five...

A Berry Royal Christmas: Kate Middleton appears to shrug off Prince William’s hand

Kate Middleton appeared to shrug off her husband Prince William's hand in A Berry Royal Christmas last night. In the festive BBC episode, Mary Berry followed the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, both 37, as they attended royal engagements with...

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Carlo Ancelotti arrives in London as Everton talks progress

Marco Silva was sacked as boss on December 5, with Duncan Ferguson taking interim charge, but now the...

Robin Van Persie jokingly reveals reason why Mason Greenwood will succeed at Manchester United

Greenwood rescued his side a point against Everton on Sunday with a perfect finish into the bottom corner, and he is already being...

Paul Merson slams ‘clueless’ Arsenal for ‘big, big gamble’ on Mikel Arteta

Paul Merson has issued a scathing assessment of Mikel Arteta and says 'clueless' Arsenal are taking a big gamble in appointing the current...

TOWIE’s Chloe Sims accuses Amber Turner of being cruel to her daughter Madison, 15

The duo have been at loggerheads since the show veteran, 37, enjoyed a fling with 26-year-old Amber's now-boyfriend Dan Edgar, 29, earlier this...

Kanye West and Jay-Z back on friendly terms two years after Tidal lawsuit

The Jesus Walks rapper, 42, reportedly claimed his pal's streaming service owed him $3 million following the release of The Life of Pablo...