Man armed with a knife fatally stabbed 6 people at Westfield Bondi

NSW Police are expected to provide an update at 8am on the stabbing massacre at Westfield Bondi Junction on Saturday, an incident that has left the country reeling. The 40-year-old knifeman was killed by a senior police officer who ran into the shopping centre to confront the man alone. He stabbed more than a dozen … Read more

Iran launches drones at Israel, airspace closed and defenses poised

BAGHDAD: Iraq’s Prime Minister Mohamed Shia Al-Sudani left Baghdad on Saturday for the US, his office said, where he will meet with the US president as regional tensions flare.US President Joe Biden is due to receive the Iraqi leader on Monday to “coordinate on common priorities” and discuss the “evolution of the military mission” of … Read more

MasterChef Australia 2024: Meet the contestants

MasterChef Australia has released its first look at the 22 contestants vying for the coveted title in 2024. And while the $250,000 cash is again up for grabs, Ten have teased this season will also have a “priceless prize” on offer, with an as-yet-unnamed opportunity of a lifetime awaiting the lucky winner. There will also … Read more

‘Gross, horrible’: Footy world slams ‘grim’ AFL ‘graveyard shift’

AFL fans and pundits are bemoaning the fixturing of Round 5, with two games played simultaneously on Saturday night and an underwhelming pair of clashes scheduled for Sunday. Saturday night’s AFL action saw Port Adelaide defeat Fremantle by three points in a thrilling match between two top-eight calibre teams. Watch every game of every round … Read more

Polestar 2 review: pricing, specifications, drive impressions

The new rear-wheel drive Polestar has improved range and performance but can it challenge the all-conquering Tesla Model 3? VALUE The new Polestar 2 is a welcome improvement on an already good EV. Official prices are up about $3000, but current discounts nullify these. For about $67,000 you can drive away in a Single Motor … Read more

Rafael Nadal to make ATP return next week in Barcelona

Ruud finally beats Djokovic and Tsitsipas downs Sinner to set up Monte Carlo Masters final MONACO: Casper Ruud finally got the better of Novak Djokovic, beating the top-ranked Serb 6-4, 1-6, 6-4 on Saturday to set up a Monte Carlo Masters final against two-time champion Stefanos Tsitsipas.Tsitsipas won the earlier semifinal against a tiring Jannik … Read more

Israel finds the body of a teen whose disappearance sparked a deadly settler attack in the West Bank

LONDON: Northern Gaza faces a catastrophe without more assistance, the UN’s humanitarian coordinator said on Friday, with communication between the Israeli military and foreign aid groups still poor and no meaningful improvements happening on the ground. Jamie McGoldrick, who works for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, warned that Gaza was sliding … Read more