Shocking moment French police KNOCK OUT protester in pension clashes

Shocking moment French police KNOCK OUT protester during ‘Blood and Fire’ pension clashes: Locals say ‘Paris is a mess’ as support for demonstrators dwindles Live footage broadcast by French station BFM TV showed riot police charging They smashed into a middle-aged man, launching him several feet backward His head slammed into the concrete and he […]

Police launch hunt to find missing 14-year-old schoolgirl

Police launch desperate hunt to find missing 14-year-old schoolgirl last seen in her uniform Katelan Coates, 14, was last known to be wearing school uniform and leggings West Yorkshire Police are urging anyone with information to come forward  West Yorkshire Police have issued an urgent appeal for information regarding the whereabouts of missing girl, Katelan Coates. […]

Government 'could abandon 2030 new petrol and diesel car sales ban'

Government ‘could abandon plans to ban new petrol and diesel car sales by 2030’ after EU waters down its own restrictions to appease German manufacturers Ministers could postpone the UK’s 2030 ban on new petrol and diesel car sales after the EU watered down its own restrictions amid opposition from German manufacturers. The agreement passed […]

Putin launches nuclear war drills as 3,000 die-hard troops test 7,500 mile-range Yars missile in major show of strength | The Sun

RUSSIA is staging major war games involving 3,000 troops and nuclear missiles as Vladimir Putin flexes his military muscle at the West. The tyrant is putting on drills with his "invincible weapons" in three regions, showcasing his nuclear-capable Yars rockets – one of Moscow's deadliest weapons. Putin has aimed to make the mammoth Yars intercontinental ballistic […]

Our freedoms depend on challenging the powerful

Credit:Illustration: Andrew Dyson To submit a letter to The Age, email [email protected] Please include your home address and telephone number. No attachments, please include your letter in the body of the email. See here for our rules and tips on getting your letter published. Whistleblowers: Our freedom depends on challenging the powerful Every day I […]

Personal e-scooters given the green light to join controversial trial

Victoria will lift a ban on personal electric scooters as part of an extension of the divisive trial in which thousands of hire scooters have taken to inner-Melbourne streets. Roads Minister Melissa Horne will on Thursday announce a six-month extension to the trial with scooter hire companies Lime and Neuron, which have deployed 2500 scooters […]

Turf club fined $250,000 over young jockey’s death

A turf club has been fined $250,000 over the death of a young jockey in Melbourne’s south-east. Apprentice jockey Mikaela Claridge, 22, was thrown from her horse after it became spooked while riding in darkness on the morning of August 30, 2019. Jockey Mikaela Claridge died in a trackwork fall in August 2019.Credit:Racing Photos Claridge […]