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1 June 2018 6:00 AM How racing can recapture the hearts and minds of the people

"It is my vision that within the next decade, racing can climb back to become one of the world's top 10 sports," he told the recent Asian Racing Conference in Seoul. Mind you it was in the quinella as far as Australia was concerned. During the afternoon newspaper circulation wars between my outfit "The Sun" and the "Daily Mirror", taken over by a prophet 35

5 February 2018 12:06 AM Canberra Liberals leader Alistair Coe reveals reshuffle ahead of Parliament return

The ACT Opposition's new member Candice Burch will take on the portfolios of transport and public sector management, under a reshuffle announced on Monday morning. Canberra Liberals' leader Alistair Coe revealed a shake-up of his team ahead of the return of the ACT parliament on February 13. Deputy leader Nicole Lawder's current portfolio of planning 97

23 January 2018 12:45 PM Gambling watchdog investigating Tennis Australia

Anderson's case involved bets being placed through CrownBet on a minor tournament, the Traralgon Challenger, in 2016. The 19-year-old admitted to throwing the first set of a match to help a friend with a bet. He pleaded guilty and was not convicted. Mr Robinson's complaint relates to the involvement of Harold Mitchell as a director of Crown Resorts 53

3 January 2018 6:46 AM NBN used a gaming controller that dates back to 2000 in its ad

The NBN has been caught photoshopping one of its ads to appeal to gamers, but it has instead backfired. Scott Rhodie, a former digital employee at NBN, found the blunder plastered on a TV screen while shopping at JB Hifi in Pitt Street Mall. "As a gamer since I was 4, something was weird about the image and then I realised the controller had a mini USB and new controllers 78

24 October 2017 12:05 AM Northcote by-election: Darebin Council lobbies for sky rail, public housing

PUBLIC housing, sky rail and pokies reform are among a list of priorities presented to Northcote by-election candidates by Darebin Council. The council hopes to use the November 18 poll to lobby candidates and MPs for action. The Bell St level crossing removal would be expanded to include three additional level crossings under a $247 million sky rail proposal 159

18 October 2017 2:48 AM Andrew Wilkie tables claims in Parliament that Crown Casino ‘tampered’ with poker machines

CROWN Casino made illegal changes to pokie machines and ignored drug use and domestic violence according to explosive allegations tabled in Parliament. Independent MP Andrew Wilkie has tabled the allegations of criminal misconduct in federal Parliament today. The video evidence from three former staff members also includes allegations the Victorian casino 113

12 October 2017 11:08 PM "Astropaolo" breaks record in space

Astronaut Paolo Nespoli, fondly known as “Astropaolo”, has set a new record for the amount of time spent by an Italian in space. During past and current stints at the International Space Station (ISS), the 60-year-old Milanese has spent a total of 6000 hours in space. His latest mission commenced on July 28, 2017, and he is scheduled to return to Earth 150

26 September 2017 2:33 AM Core i5-8600K has performance similar to Core i7-7700K

Intel's mid-range Coffee Lake-S processor competes with last-gen flagship 7700K Intel is pulling out all of the stops for its Coffee Lake-S architecture, with the flagship Core i7-8700K to be the new gaming champion with its 6C/12T of CPU performance hitting 4.8GHz on air cooling when overclocked. It also beats the 7700K by around 10% in games, and more in multi-threaded 182

21 September 2017 11:28 AM Xbox One S Forza Horizon 3 Bundle will Cost Rs 29,990 in India

Microsoft has announced the Xbox One in India. Priced at Rs 29,990 the Xbox One S is already available for preorder in India on and Flipkart along with a couple of other retailers. The company will be selling the Xbox One S with the Horizon 3 bundle, and the gaming console will be available in both 500GB and 1TB storage options. The Horizon 159

15 September 2017 8:47 PM Virgin Mobile USA sets later Sept. 29 launch for Apple's iPhone 8 & 8 Plus

The U.S. incarnation of Virgin Mobile won't launch the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus until Sept. 29, a full week after the devices arrive from Apple and the country's four major carriers, according to an announcement. Preorders will also begin a week later, on Sept. 22, Virgin said. The carrier didn't offer an explanation for the delay, which is particularly unusual 209