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  • Politics Live: Turnbull government introduces 'Gonski 2.0' school reforms to Parliament

    22 May 2017 11:44 PM 6

    After the event, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said compensation for "the gross violation of human rights" should be considered. "I think it is time for this Parliament to discuss re-connection, recovery and reparations," he said as he left the breakfast. Mr Shorten first backed a discussion about reparations in February when responding to the latest

  • Mathew Leckie to Hertha Berlin in Bundesliga from Ingolstadt: Socceroos news

    22 May 2017 9:23 PM 8

    BERLIN Hertha Berlin have signed Socceroos striker Mathew Leckie from relegated Ingolstadt, the Bundesliga club said on Monday. Hertha coach Pal Dardai named 26-year-old Australian Leckie “a versatile player” who can bolster Hertha’s attack. Leckie said he had a few new offers to consider but ultimately chose Hertha because of their recent success and Europa

  • Proud Cordner ready for new Blues era

    22 May 2017 9:18 PM 6

    An emotional Boyd Cordner has choked up while describing just how honoured he is to be chosen to lead his state this year. The powerful Roosters back-rower was the logical choice following the representative retirement of long-serving Origin talisman Paul Gallen. The 24-year-old trails only Brad Fittler and current Origin coach Laurie Daley in terms

  • Slater in World Cup frame despite Origin snub

    22 May 2017 8:03 PM 9

    Melbourne Storm fullback Billy Slater remains very much in contention to feature in the Kangaroos World Cup campaign at the end of the year despite being overlooked by Queensland selectors for the opening game of the Holden State of Origin Series on May 31. Rather than unseating Darius Boyd from the position in which he excelled and was named Queensland's

  • Winners and losers from NSW Blues’ State of Origin squad selection

    22 May 2017 9:37 AM 9

    As always there’s a couple of surprise inclusions and a couple of baffling omissions from the Blues squad. So which players were stiff to miss out, and who was lucky to get a gig? He hasn’t played a game since fracturing his cheekbone representing Australia earlier this month, which put his Origin selection in doubt. But having timed his recovery to perfection

  • Ben Ikin expecting Johnathan Thurston to play despite being named Queensland’s 18th man

    22 May 2017 7:38 AM 10

    QUEENSLAND legend Ben Ikin can smell a conspiracy in the Maroons side picked for Origin I, casting doubt over Kevin Walters’ assertion that Johnathan Thurston was “unlikely” to play. Thurston was named 18th man and heads into camp with an injury cloud hanging over him having not played since injuring his shoulder playing for the Kangaroos in their Test win over New Zealand

  • Five Burning Questions: Queensland’s team for State of Origin game one

    22 May 2017 7:01 AM 12

    IN recent years Queensland team selections have been as predictable as Cam Smith hoisting the Origin shield soon after. They’re not unfair statements to take out of the most contentious Queensland team selection in years, and a collection of the biggest punts in Walters’ coaching career is going to make for some handy headlines over the next 10 days. But not even the other

  • Perth's public transport costs second highest in country: report

    22 May 2017 3:45 AM 12

    Perth is the most affordable Australian capital city when it comes to transport costs but is ranked second most expensive for public transport behind Sydney, a new report released on Monday has revealed. The average household in Perth, according to the Australian Automobile Association's Affordability Transport Affordability Index: March 2017, spends

  • Winners and losers: Queensland 2017 State of Origin team for game one

    22 May 2017 3:36 AM 19

    QUEENSLAND coach Kevin Walters has overlooked several stars including Billy Slater and picked Anthony Milford at No.6 ahead of the State of Origin series opener. After a few shock omissions, form has counted for little, with Walters applying a pick and stick attitude towards his team. Here are the biggest winners and losers for the Maroons after the selections

  • Iran Foreign Minister scorns Donald Trump after Saudi Arabia arms deal

    22 May 2017 1:04 AM 9 1

    Zarif's comments came hours after Trump, who is visiting Saudi Arabia, urged Arab and Islamic leaders to unite and defeat Islamist extremists. US President Donald Trump calls on Arab leaders to do their fair share to 'drive out' terrorism from their countries. Francesco Marchetti, 54, has died along with two other mountaineers in their bid to climb the highest