Child Dead After Refugee Group Stuck on Greek-Turkish Border

A five-year-old girl, part of a group of migrants stranded on the border between Greece and Turkey, has died, the Greek Minister of Minister of Migration and Asylum said on Wednesday, August 16. Speaking during a visit to the Evros region where the migrants were found, Minister Notis Mitarachi said that the group of 35 … Read more

Cody Simpson and Emma McKeon embrace after Gold Coast training

Cody Simpson and Emma McKeon have put on an affectionate display while leaving a training session together after cleaning up at the Commonwealth Games. The loved-up couple appeared in high spirits as they left their Gold Coast training session Wednesday morning, spotted laughing together while arm-in-arm. McKeon, 27, wore an oversized gray hoodie, black sunglasses, … Read more

17-year-old David Popovici stuns world again in historic 200m freestyle

Romania’s David Popovici swam the fourth quickest time in history to claim the men’s 200m freestyle gold at the European Championships on Monday in Rome. Popovici, who only turns 18 next month, cruised to victory in 1:42.97 ahead of Switzerland’s Antonio Djakovic in second place and Austria’s Felix Auboeck in third, both over two seconds … Read more

Tennis: Kooyong Classic coup as big names Alex de Minaur, Carlos Alcaraz sign up

Australia’s top-ranked player and a teenage hotshot considered Spain’s best prospect since Rafael Nadal is the first two commitments for the Kooyong Classic’s return next year. Davis Cup hero Alex de Minaur and world No.4 Carlos Alcaraz will complete their Australian Open preparations at the original home of the grand slam in a major coup … Read more

Football news 2022: Ballon d’Or nominations, Sam Kerr, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo

Matildas captain Sam Kerr has been named in a 20-strong list for the women’s Ballon d’Or – football’s greatest individual honour, while seven-time winner Lionel Messi was left off the 30-man list for the men’s award. Kerr finished third in last year’s voting, but this season has won the league and cup double while claiming … Read more

Darwin man brutally beaten in Greece, GoFundMe to help bring him home

WARNING: Distressing content The family of an Australian man brutally attacked in Greece is desperately trying to get him back home. Charlie Kathopoulis, 43, was in Rhodes completing army requirements and helping to settle his late father’s estate when he was left with horrific injuries after two men broke into his residence. Charlie’s sister Michelle, … Read more

Australian legend Lauren Jackson will play for Opals at the World Cup after retiring in 2016

The remarkable comeback story of basketball champ Lauren Jackson has continued, with the 41-year-old included in Australia’s 12-strong Opals team for this year’s FIBA ​​Women’s Basketball World Cup nine years after she retired. An emotional Jackson, who retired in 2016 through a chronic career injury after the Hall of Fame in Australia and the US, … Read more

Australian legend Lauren Jackson will play for the Opals at the World Cup after retiring in 2016

The remarkable comeback story of basketball champ Lauren Jackson has continued with the 41-year-old included in Australia’s 12-strong Opals team for this year’s FIBA ​​Women’s Basketball World Cup nine years after she retired. An emotional Jackson, who retired in 2016 through chronic injury after a Hall of Fame career in Australia and the US, said … Read more

Bikies Inc podcast: Daily Telegraph reveals Australia’s bikie, crime gangs

Bloot. Brotherhood. Betrayal. The Bikies Inc. podcast lifts the lid on Australia’s outlaw motorcycle gangs, who now control more than $3 billion worth of illegal drugs each year. Bikies have moved on from riding Harleys. Now they are multinational drug cartels. The Comanchero, the Hells Angels, the Bandidos, the Mongols, the Finks, and the Lone … Read more

Commonwealth games 2022 live results, Netball Australia v England, schedule, medal tally day 9

Popstar turned Commonwealth Games medallist Cody Simpson says he has been overwhelmed by support since returning to social media. Post on Instagram for the first time since the games started, said to his 4.6 million followers: “I had left off social media today of the Commonwealth Games and a few days thereafter, but I’ve redownloaded … Read more