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2050 target may exclude agriculture: DPM

A file image of Michael McCormack – AAP Australia may follow New Zealand in excluding the agriculture sector in its efforts to achieve a net zero emissions target by 2050. Prime Minister Scott Morrison appears to be leaning towards committing to the 2050 target through technology rather than taxation. But his coalition deputy and Nationals…

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Stosur adapting to new Open expectations

1 of 1 5370537724001 After years of carrying the hopes of a nation at the Australian Open, Samantha Stosur is still getting her head around the lower expectations that accompany her twilight years in the sport. The 36-year-old received a wildcard entry into her 19th Australian Open and remains as driven as ever. “It’s different…

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Medvedev guides Russia to ATP Cup glory

Daniil Medvedev of Russia in the ATP Cup. – AAP 1 of 1 5370537724001 World No.4 Daniil Medvedev is primed for an Australian Open assault after spearheading Russia to victory in the ATP Cup final against Italy. Medvedev crushed world No.10 Matteo Berrettini 6-4 6-2 on Rod Laver Arena to give his country an unassailable…

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Council of Australian War Memorial appointments

February 5, 2021 10:50 am AEDT Date Time Share Council of Australian War Memorial appointments Minister for Veterans’ Affairs Ms Rhondda Vanzella OAM and Mr Glenn Keys AO have joined the Council of the Australian War Memorial, filling the vacant positions previously held by Ms Gwen Cherne and Ms Margaret Jackson AC. Minister for Veterans’…

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Serena Williams Just Won Outfit Of The Year When She Competed In The Australian Open Wearing A Catsuit

Oh, and in case the haters are wondering, Serena won in straight sets while wearing this outfit.View Entire Post ›

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$45 million in lost crops: Grocery prices could soar as Australian food supply shrinks

Supermarket prices are tipped to increase as Australia’s domestic food supply shrinks due to a shortage of agricultural workers on farms.

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Who owns the phrase ‘silo art trail’? A small Victorian council argues it belongs to them

The nation’s largest grain handler and a small council in rural Victoria fight over three little words that define some of the most monumental public art created in rural Australia in the past decade.

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No linespeople: What the Australian Open looks like during COVID-19

Here are the requirements facing players and fans Down Under during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Chelsea Clinton Calls On Trump To Release Photos Of Himself Being Vaccinated

Topline Chelsea Clinton said Thursday that former President Donald Trump should do “the right thing” and release photos of himself getting vaccinated against coronavirus, which, she argued, would encourage Republicans, who are disproportionately hesitant to be immunized, to get the shot. “I said last year, even before we had any vaccines that had received emergency…

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Shouting Match Erupts As Rep. Jim Jordan Questions Dr. Fauci

Topline A back-and-forth between Dr. Anthony Fauci and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) over Covid-19 restrictions quickly devolved into chaos on the House floor Thursday, with Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) yelling at Jordan to “respect the chair” and to “shut” his “mouth.”  Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) questions Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert,…