RAAF marks centenary by dropping gendered ‘airman’ term in favour of ‘aviator’

There has been a strong push in Britian, the United States and Australia during the past five years to change the language used in defence forces.

Jay-Z & Kanye West’s “Ni***s In Paris” Now 8x Platinum, Inches Toward Diamond Status

American rappers Jay-Z and Kanye Wests’ 2011 hit “Ni**as in Paris” is now 8X platinum. The song is from the artists’ collaborative album Watch the Throne. The song debuted at […]

Former DFAT boss urges government to adopt ‘more nuance’ in China dealings

Australia’s former top diplomat says the government needs to approach China with “more nuance” and be wary of being drawn into a United States policy of confrontation with Beijing.

Guatemala cracks down on migrant caravan bound for United States

Thousands of Hondurans, many of them families with children, are travelling in a migrant caravan headed for the United States as President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take power.

The secret plan for countering China: Trump should have followed his own strategy

A highly sensitive document outlining the United States’ strategy for the Indo-Pacific represented a strong blueprint for the region but Donald Trump never followed it.

North Korea’s Kim calls US ‘our biggest enemy’ in challenge to Biden

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un called for more advanced nuclear weapons and said the United States is “our biggest enemy,” presenting a stark challenge to President-elect Joe Biden.

US ambassador warns about Australia’s reliance on China in ‘provocative’ message to WA

The outgoing United States ambassador to Australia has sent a stern warning about Australia’s economic reliance on China in one of his last official acts before returning to Washington.

Spice Claps Back At Haters Calling New Relationship Fake & For Love & Hip Hop

Spice is on a Baecation rampage as she enjoys her week off with Justin Budd, her new beau, as the two celebrated his birthday in Mexico. Spice’s fans, however, think […]

Romeich Addresses Backlash Over Shenseea’s Miami Event Dubbed COVID ‘Superspreader’

Shenseea’s manager Romeich is pushing back at critics for calling her recent Florida party performances ‘superspreader’ of the Covid-19 virus that has left more than 235,000 people dead and millions […]

As it happened: NSW records one new COVID-19 case as third wave ravages US amid 2020 election, Australian death toll stands at 907

Australia recorded no cases of local transmission on Sunday, with a federal minister saying the country is ‘on track’ for all internal borders to re-open by Christmas. Meanwhile, the United […]