A Christchurch woman in the spotlight after speaking out about an alleged sexual assault by disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris says while the exposure has left her feeling ‘‘vulnerable’’, it will be worth it if others are inspired to come forward.
Responses from the Western Desert Lands Aboriginal Corporation.
Statistically, one person will be hit by a piece of space junk and killed in the next 50 years, scientists say. But there is no need to worry, because even that statistic is alarmist.
He battled the wind and rain, braved the cold and crashing waves but after 84 days at sea Scott Donaldson’s attempt to conquer the Tasman has ended.
An influential Australian Islamic preacher who had claimed on social media to have successfully reached the Middle East has been arrested in the Philippines.
The top Crown Prosecutor who advised against reopening the case against Australian swimming coach Scott Volkers was trying to protect those who previously abandoned the case, the lawyer for the coach’s alleged victims has suggested.
Construction union bosses allegedly warned a builder that "we will f--- you over" and that it was "going to get ugly" if the company did not sign a pay deal, according to court documents.
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The federal government will be forced to face a crucial vote on its watering down of Labor's financial advice reforms next week after Labor succeeded - via a ruse - in tabling them in the Senate.
A woman who is in hospital on Christmas Island after attempting suicide was returned to the offshore detention centre against the advice of mental-health professionals after being transferred for treatment in Australia.