Socceroos statistician Andrew Howe backs Canberra A-League bid

Socceroos statistician Andrew Howe backs Canberra A-League bid

Socceroos statistician Andrew Howe has backed Canberra's A-League bid and said it "doesn't seem right" to leave the capital city out of the national competition. The Canberra bid submitted its expression of interest to Football Federation Australia last month and will learn if they've…

Shawn Mendes and James Corden Bid on Justin Bieber's Dirty Underwear During 'Carpool Karaoke'

Shawn Mendes and James Corden Bid on Justin Bieber's Dirty Underwear During 'Carpool Karaoke'

Shawn Mendes and James Corden sing some of the Toronto native’s classics before discussing Bieber’s dirty drawers and playing some ice hockey. Shawn Mendes hopped into James Corden’s car for a musical commute across Los Angeles for "Carpool Karaoke" on Monday’s "Late…

Waller and Weir combine for Brave Smash's Everest bid

Waller and Weir combine for Brave Smash's Everest bid

The two biggest stables in Australian racing will combine for a bid at The Everest with Chris Waller Racing securing Brave Smash for its slot in October's $13 million showcase. The Darren Weir-trained Japanese import ran third in the inaugural running of The…

Melbourne A-League expansion bid secures training base and funding

Melbourne A-League expansion bid secures training base and funding

The case for a third A-League team in Melbourne is solidifying, with a multi-million dollar Council training base commitment. The City of Casey has locked in up to $24 million of support for the south-eastern Melbourne expansion bid, nicknamed "Team 11". Casey…

Lords launch another attempt to muzzle the free Press

Lords launch another attempt to muzzle the free Press

Lords launch another attempt to muzzle the free Press just days after a bid was defeated in the Commons They demanded that the Leveson Inquiry into Press standards be reopened  This is despite MPs previously warning it would be ‘a blow to…

Qatari syndicate makes bold bid to buy the Sea Eagles

Qatari syndicate makes bold bid to buy the Sea Eagles

Cashed-up Qatari investors have approached Manly about the prospect of buying the embattled club from the Penn family. Fairfax Media can reveal Australian businessman Michael Ibrahim is attempting to broker the deal on behalf of a number of Qatari ruling families, who…

Cradle of the game: Newcastle's championship bid forged in coal mines

Cradle of the game: Newcastle's championship bid forged in coal mines

Whether it's the Johns Brothers, Silverchair, the Screaming Jets or Jennifer Hawkins, Newcastle loves its champions. Looking from the outside in, much of the city's image is defined by them. Pioneers: Some of Australia’s first clubs were formed in Newcastle by Scottish…

Clinton is selling Star Wars and Ed Balls Day cards

Clinton is selling Star Wars and Ed Balls Day cards

Cards for Star Wars and Ed Balls Day (and other ‘holidays’ you’ve never heard of): Clintons unveils a list of new celebrations in a bid to win back trade Struggling high street card retailer is selling whacky cards to help boost sales…

Theresa May thanks Queen for her ‘service, dedication and constancy’ to the Commonwealth as world leaders bid farewell to Her Majesty at her final summit

Theresa May thanks Queen for her ‘service, dedication and constancy’ to the Commonwealth as world leaders bid farewell to Her Majesty at her final summit

The Prime Minister praised her as the group’s “most steadfast and fervent champion” at the opening ceremony in Buckingham Palace this morning. She hailed the 91-year-old monarch and said: “On behalf of all of you assembled here in Buckingham Palace, I want…

Barcelona line up £60m bid for Manchester United ace Anthony Martial and are also interested in Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon

Barcelona line up £60m bid for Manchester United ace Anthony Martial and are also interested in Fulham wonderkid Ryan Sessegnon

Manchester United forward Martial, 22, has failed to come to terms on a new deal and has just one year remaining on his current one. Old Trafford chiefs can activate a one-year extension but the Daily Mail claims Barca could offer the…

Alfie Evans' supporters protest for third day outside Alder Hey hospital in bid to stop tot's life support switch-off

Alfie Evans' supporters protest for third day outside Alder Hey hospital in bid to stop tot's life support switch-off

A social media account for Alfie's Army claimed that Kate James, 20, was ejected from the ward on Alder Hey Children's Hospital late last night. It comes as Alfie's dad Tom Evans, 21, called on Pope Francis to save his stricken son….

Russian World Cup chiefs have studied Manchester bombing in bid to prevent copy-cat attack.. as ISIS calls for fans to be targeted

Russian World Cup chiefs have studied Manchester bombing in bid to prevent copy-cat attack.. as ISIS calls for fans to be targeted

Fears of a similar atrocity hitting the tournament come as the sick terror group released a chilling poster bearing the message “Target Russia”. ISIS fanatics have issued continual threats to target this summer’s event because of Russia’s bombing campaign against the regime…