Homophobic Letter From "Jesus" Found In Sydney's Gayest Suburbs
The recent legalisation of same-sex marriage in Australia has been met with mixed reactions with some quarters blaming the recent natural disasters happening in the country on the ruling. In a new report, a homophobic letter from someone claiming to be "Jesus" was distributed throughout one of Sydney’s gayest suburbs earlier this week. It is learnt…
Australia football body adopts reforms after FIFA threat
Australia's football governing body voted for wide-ranging reforms Tuesday against the wishes of its outgoing chairman, ending a long-running battle that saw FIFA threaten to take over the federation.
MoneyGram expands service to five countries across the globe
International payments provider MoneyGram has announced an expansion of its digital platform to five new countries. The service is now available in Australia, Austria, Belgium, the Netherlands and Portugal. With the expansion, customers in these countries can send money directly to more than two billion bank accounts and mobile wallets or to any MoneyGram location…
Bisi Edionsere, Bankole Oki take grand daughter’s wedding to Austria
The wedding between Morayo Adebowale, daughter of Bayo and Tokunboh Adebowale, and Kevin Roseke was held weeks back at the Gartenpalais Liechtenstein in Vienna, Austria. The bride’s father, Tokunboh, is the first child of Madam Bisi Edionsere, popularly known Cash Madam. Her mother is the daughter of the late Chief T. A. Bankole Oki, the…
China's Huawei, ZTE blocked from Australia's 5G network
Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE have effectively been banned from rolling out Australia's 5G network after Canberra warned of security risks with companies beholden to foreign governments, prompting Beijing to denounce "ideological biases".
Bolt arrives in Australia on football quest
Usain Bolt says he's deadly serious about becoming a professional footballer and plans to show the world what he's capable of after arriving in Australia Saturday for a trial stint with an A-League club.
Mercedes-Benz records 1.35 million sales in seven months
Mercedes-Benz has sold a sum of 1,356,350 vehicles in the first seven months of this year, which represents an increase of 2.3 per cent and a new record. Mercedes-Benz maintained its market leadership as the premium brand with the highest number of new registrations in the first seven months in markets including Germany, France, Switzerland,…
Olympians, costumed athletes join massive Sydney race
Australian Olympian Ben St Lawrence won Sydney's biggest road race for the second time Sunday as almost 80,000 people, including many in fancy dress, took part in the annual run. One of the world's biggest fun runs, the 14-kilometre (8.7 mile) City2Surf race from Sydney city to Bondi beach attracts serious competitors and as well…
Thousands protest Australia's refugee detention policy
Thousands of people marched across major Australian cities Saturday calling for an end to Canberra's offshore detention of asylum-seekers.