Camilla and Princess Beatrice promoted to new roles under King Charles III

Camilla and Princess Beatrice promoted to new roles under King Charles III

Queen Consort Camilla and Princess Beatrice have been elevated to the constitutional role of Counsellors of State following the ascension of King Charles III to the throne. As Counsellors of State, the pair would potentially be able to take over as head of state should the King ever become indisposed. As members of His Majesty’s … Read more

Petrol prices Australia: Fuel excise cut expiring looms, adding $15 to the cost of a 60-litre tank of petrol

Petrol prices Australia: Fuel excise cut expiring looms, adding  to the cost of a 60-litre tank of petrol

Motorists across the country are preparing for another hike to the cost of living – this time in an increase in petrol prices. The former Morrison government’s six-month halving of the fuel excise tax, announced in its last federal budget in March, is due to expire on Thursday. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Man stunned after … Read more

Liverpool City Council extends COVID vaccine mandate at facilities due to rising case numbers

Liverpool City Council extends COVID vaccine mandate at facilities due to rising case numbers

A council in Sydney’s southwest has taken a stand, refusing to reopen its facilities to unvaccinated residents as infections in the area continue to increase. COVID-19 cases across New South Wales reached an all-time high on Friday, with 2213 infections recorded in 24 hours, just days after an easing of restrictions saw the unvaccinated able … Read more

Lights out, ovens off: Europe preps for winter energy crisis

Lights out, ovens off: Europe preps for winter energy crisis

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — As Europe heads into winter in the throes of an energy crisis, offices are getting chillier. Statues and historic buildings are going dark. Bakers who can’t afford to heat their ovens are talking about giving up, while fruit and vegetable growers face letting greenhouses stand idle. In poorer eastern Europe, people … Read more

California’s EV Push Hinges on More Power—and Help From Drivers

California’s EV Push Hinges on More Power—and Help From Drivers

California aims to add millions of new electric vehicles in the coming years. Charging them without impairing an aging grid will require more power generation and help from EV drivers. This summer, the state faced the threat of rolling blackouts during an extended heat wave and asked people to avoid charging and using major appliances … Read more

Gold Coast dog attack: Five-month-old pup in training at aged care home mauled to death by another dog

Gold Coast dog attack: Five-month-old pup in training at aged care home mauled to death by another dog

A heartbroken Queensland family is calling on their community for help after their new family pet was mauled to death in an off-leash dog area. Five-month-old Honey – a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel – was living with the McDonald family on the Gold Coast while training to work at a local aged care facility. “She … Read more

Queen Elizabeth is ‘missed’ by her corgis, says a former trainer

Queen Elizabeth is ‘missed’ by her corgis, says a former trainer

Queen Elizabeth is “missed” by her corgis. The late monarch – who passed away at the age of 96 on September 8 after a record-breaking reign of 70 years – bred 10 generations of the dog breed from being given a Pembroke Corgi named Susan at the age of 18. Now former trainer Dr. Roger … Read more

Robbie Williams makes questionable fashion choice as Delta Goodrem confirmed for AFL show

Robbie Williams makes questionable fashion choice as Delta Goodrem confirmed for AFL show

Robbie Williams has worn a controversial piece of jewellery to an AFL press conference. For the first time since 2018, an international guest will take part in the AFL Grand Final pre-game show with Williams set to entertain footy fans. But on Wednesday, the 48-year-old made a questionable fashion choice during the presser for his … Read more