Earth Day 2019: This year's theme, events, and how to get involved
Monday marks the 49th annual Earth Day – a global event to celebrate Mother Nature and put environmental issues in the spotlight. About a billion people worldwide mark it each year by signing petitions, writing to MPs, planting trees or cleaning up their ...
Public date: Mon, 22 Apr 2019 03:00:00 +1200
Sri Lanka attacks: Bombs kill at least 207, injure hundreds at hotels and churches on Easter Sunday
At least 207 people were killed and hundreds more hospitalised from injuries in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, in the biggest violence in the South Asian country since its civil war ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +1200
A-League Football: Roy Krishna hat-trick gives Wellington Phoenix victory over Melbourne City
If that was the Wellington Phoenix's last home game of the season then it was a pretty special way to end it for their home fans. Roy Krishna completed his hat-trick in the 94th minute as the Phoenix secured a 3-2 win over Melbourne City FC and kept their ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 18:00:00 +1200
Supersized: 'Les Miserables' adaptation makes contemporary parallels
LOS ANGELES – Dominic West considers Jean Valjean “the best superhero of all time.” The leading character in “Les Miserables,” he says, “scales buildings like Spider-Man… speaks a lot like Iron Man and struggles against his own demons. He has ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 21:00:00 +1200
'Wet floor' cone used to beat security guard during shocking late-night McDonalds brawl
A shocking video has emerged of a violent brawl inside a McDonalds in the early hours of Easter Sunday. One man, wearing a white polo shirt, can be heard shouting "let's go, let's go" after the store's security guard washit with a 'wet floor' cone in the middle ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 22:00:00 +1200
Man City vs Tottenham trilogy: 10 things we learned from Premier League and Champions League series
When Mauricio Pochettino was Espanyol manager and Pep Guardiola was at Barcelona, he was known as the “anti-Guardiola” in the local press for his ability to find Barca's weakness. There was something about his aggressive pressing football, taking the ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 01:00:00 +1200
Happy Easter Sunday 2019! Wishes, images, quotes, messages and Facebook status
EASTER Sunday is finally upon us which marks the end of Lent and allows believers to give praise to Jesus Christ. But what are some wishes, images, quotes, messages and Facebook statuses you can send to mark this special day? Read on to find out.
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 12:00:00 +1200
'Superstar' Forever
When Jesus Christ Superstar launched in 1970 — first with the concept album followed by the Broadway rock opera that opened in 1971, a production in London's west end that would play for more than eight years and finally the 1973 movie — who knew it ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:00:00 +1200
Man dies after being shot in Auckland's Clover Park
A homicide investigation has been launched after a man was shot dead in south Auckland overnight. Do you know more? Email [email protected] The incident occurred in Darnell Cres in Clover Park, near Ōtara, about 10.30pm on Saturday. Darnell ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +1200
How to watch Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 2
Now we live week to week, so knowing how to watch Game of Thrones season 8 episode 2 is vital. Having got off to a measured but excitement-building start with episode 1, we are now back to ticking off the weekdays until every Sunday comes around to get ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 23:00:00 +1200
Skydiving Easter Bunny delivers eggs in Allegheny County
Children were on the hunt for over 30,000 eggs in Brackenridge, Allegheny County, on Saturday, but it was how the Easter Bunny delivered them that stole the show. It was the perfect day for an Easter egg hunt, and the clear blue skies earlier in the day meant ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 12:00:00 +1200
Amir Khan denies 'quit' claim and says Terence Crawford won with low blow
Amir Khan spent nearly the entirety of Saturday night's doomed challenge for Terence Crawford's WBO welterweight title on the defensive after he was floored and nearly stopped in the opening round. And so it continued for the former two-times junior ...
Public date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 22:00:00 +1200
Which Stores Are Open on Easter Sunday 2019? Walmart, Home Depot, Sears and More
Easter Sunday, the day on which Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, will take place on April 21 this year. The day is not a federal holiday in the U.S., but due to it falling on a Sunday, many stores will be following normal Sunday trading hours.
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 20:00:00 +1200
Super Rugby 2019: Highlanders beat Blues with classy second half performance
Any chance of some Blues momentum was quashed after a Sam Nock pass was intercepted by Matt Faddes who had the speed to run the whole way to take the home side's lead out to 21-5. The Highlanders kept their foot on the throttle dominating all facets ...
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 20:00:00 +1200
Super Rugby 2019 live: Sunwolves v Hurricanes from Tokyo
73 min: The Sunwolves have the ball and are inching closer to the tryline, they win a penalty. 68 min: TRY - Hurricanes. Off the lineout there was a kick in behind the Sunwolves line and the man who kicked it, Wes Goosen scores. Kick is good. Sunwolves 23 ...
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 +1200
Blazers focused on execution, not emotion vs. Thunder
The breakneck pace, the hostile environment, the intensity and whatever drama the Oklahoma City Thunder and Russell Westbrook bring to the party in this first-round playoff series against Lillard's Portland Trail Blazers is all good. Bring all the smoke you ...
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 18:00:00 +1200
Game 4 Preview: Warriors vs. Clippers
The Warriors bounced back in full force in a 132-105 win over the Clippers in Game 3. Kevin Durant posted 38 points, giving him 3,738 playoff points in his career and thereby passing Magic Johnson (3,701) for 14th in the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list.
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 17:00:00 +1200
Sonequa Martin-Green On How 'Star Trek: Discovery' Can Tell Its Own Story In Season 3
The second season finale of Star Trek: Discovery jumped the show into a new time and place. In a couple of post-finale interviews, series star Sonequa Martin-Green (Michael Burnham) talks about what this means for the show.
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 11:00:00 +1200
Adele and husband Simon Konecki were 'living separate lives for years'
Adele and her CEO husband Simon Konecki had been "living separate lives for years" according to friends close to the couple. Yesterday, a representative for the superstar singer confirmed the couple had separated and requested privacy. But The Sun ...
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 20:00:00 +1200
'You were the perfect combination of strong and unwavering': Teresa Palmer posts a touching tribute to her husband ...
Teresa Palmer, 33, gave birth to her daughter Poet Lake on Friday, April 12. It is her first baby girl with husband Mark Webber, 38, with whom she shares two sons, Bodhi Rain, 5, and Forest Sage, 2. And on Saturday, Teresa posted a touching tribute to Mark ...
Public date: Sat, 20 Apr 2019 22:00:00 +1200