Australians began voting in a federal election on Saturday, with bookies predicting a return to power for the Labor party after six years in the political wilderness
Bob Hawke, one of Australia’s longest serving prime ministers, died on Thursday, just days ahead of a federal election, the opposition Labour party said.
Australia fullback, Israel Folau, has said he had chances to ease tensions amid the furore over his social media post and get back to playing rugby but had resisted them all because it would be doing “Satan’s” work.
Australian fast bowler, Jhye Richardson, was ruled out of the World Cup Wednesday after failing to recover from a dislocated shoulder, with namesake Kane Richardson replacing him.
Global ride-sharing firm, Uber, on Friday faced another legal bump on the road to its blockbuster initial public offering, with taxi drivers launching a class action lawsuit in Australia.