New Zealand marks death queen with holiday, church service

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) – New Zealand marked the passing of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday with a holiday, a moment of silence and an official memorial service. The nation in the South Pacific is one of 14 outside the United Kingdom that continue to recognize the British monarch as their symbolic head of state. … Read more

INS Satpura shows its prowess during the naval phase of multinational exercise Kakadu

New Delhi [India]September 25 (ANI): The Indian Navy vessel Satpura is currently in Australia for exercise KAKADU-22 conducted by the Royal Australian Navy, where it participates in several anti-submarine and anti-ship warfare exercises, including maneuvers demonstrating her precise target destruction power during target practice. Participation in exercise KAKADU-22 is aimed at increasing mutual understanding and … Read more

Socceroos beat New Zealand 2-0, Jason Cummings scores on debut, shocking Marco Tlio misses

Jason Cummings’ World Cup dream lives on after he scored on his Socceroos debut when a host of future stars of Australia teamed up to beat New Zealand 2-0 at Eden Park on Sunday. Scotsman Cummings, who qualifies to play for Australia through his mother’s legacy, was one of six players to be given the … Read more

Wallabies handed embarrassing 40-14 Bledisloe Cup defeat by All Blacks at Eden Park

The All Blacks have torn up the Wallabies to take one hand at the Rugby Championship, winning an ill-disciplined Wallabies 40-14 in the second Bledisloe Cup test at Eden Park in Auckland. Most important points: The Wallabies haven’t beaten the All Blacks at Eden Park since 1986 The All Blacks scored six tries to two … Read more

Wallabies vs New Zealand in Bledisloe Cup result: Australia vs New Zealand updates

They laugh at us in New Zealand. A step forward. Two steps back. Once again. The Wallabies were thrashed by the All Blacks in Eden Park on Saturday night, crushing any hopes of a Wallabies revival. There was much optimism about the Wallabies’ latest defeat in Melbourne last week – but all the demons were … Read more

Comanchero National Rally: Cycling in Melbourne as Victoria Police pledge to monitor

The new leadership of the Comanchero Outlaw Bikie Gang has descended on Melbourne ahead of the club’s national rally. Underworld sources say the rally is intended as a show of force, after a devastating year of arrests, including that of “Commander of the World” Mark Buddle. Members and a select group of staff will also … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more

Joe Hildebrand: Protests with burning flag of Queen Elizabeth highlight how free Australia is

Two days ago, when Prime Minister Anthony Albanese led a national day of mourning for Queen Elizabeth II, a handful of radical protesters took to the streets chanting obscenities and burning flags. Good. In fact, it wasn’t just a good thing, it was a great thing. Because no other act could better prove the freedom … Read more