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Places in the heart: My long journey home

It’s been a very long time since I left my beloved African homeland, where I was born in a refugee camp. Last Christmas, I made my first visit back.

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Bachelor villain Jen Hawke was ‘playing a character’

According to former contestant Jen Hawke, The Bachelor is “less relatable than Home and Away” and is not always as real as it seems. Describing herself as “the first bachelorette to get more airtime than the bachelor”, Jen Hawke has

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VIDEO: Celebrity trainer takes diabetes in his stride

With over 15 years’ experience in the health and fitness industry, Cameron Byrnes is one of Australia’s leading fitness professionals.

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VIDEO EXPLAINER: What is water theft?

Surrounded by ocean and renowned for its expansive beaches, Australia is ironically the driest inhabited continent in the world.

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Charity hoping small steps will lead to big strides

You may have seen them powering through the streets of your suburb in their bright yellow shirts, but what exactly were they walking for?

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PHOTO GALLERY: Just like you and me

As we carry on with our busy lives, we tend to forget that the people all around us have feelings, a family and a life

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The True Crisis of Mass Violence

“Deeper even than the gun problem is this: boys are broken”, tweeted US comedian Michael Ian Black following the February 14th mass shooting at a Florida high school which left 17 dead and a further 14 injured. Four days later,

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The ABC’s Norman Hermant: from Moscow to Melbourne

The votes are in for Vladimir Putin, and to many in the West the result may seem inexplicable.

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Comedy review: David Strassman – iTedE

It’s an 18th century art form but ventriloquist David Strassman is successfully bringing it to 21st century audiences.

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Academy Awards 2018: A wide-open race for Oscar glory

Sex scandals, sea creatures, snubs, sad farewells: the script for the 90th Oscars is as compelling as the films it celebrates.

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