Entries by Rebecca Dakin

Hunt for a killer continues on the Gold Coast

Detectives will continue their search for those responsible for the death of 16-year-old Michael Brack in Bundall on Saturday night. It’s believed they do have strong leads in the investigation. It’s believed Brack went from door to door desperately seeking help after he was attacked in the area late on Saturday. Police say the wounded […]

Paris attack toll rises to 132

Public museums and other venues across Paris will reopen, three days after the terror attacks in the French capital. The culture ministry said in a statement on Sunday museums will reopen on Monday afternoon. It comes as the death toll from the attacks rises to 132, with three of the hundreds injured dying in hospital. […]

Justin Bieber announces Australian tour

International superstar Justin Bieber has announced that he will be returning to tour Australia in 2016. The 21-year-old’s new album “Purpose” is out today. He spoke with Kyle and Jackie O this morning and revealed he will be back in Australia after he wraps up a massive 58-city North American tour in July. Bieber was Down […]

Gold Coast students shortchanged on trainee work

Twenty Queensland students, including some from the Gold Coast have been backpaid $28,000 after being shortchanged for work they undertook while completing school-based traineeships. The students, aged between 15 and 18, had worked one day a week over several months last year at sporting organisations, schools, retail outlets and childcare centres. They were from school […]

Turnbull mobbed by locals in Jakarta

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s first visit to Jakarta seems to have been well received by locals, including Indonesian media. After engaging in the usual formal talks, Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo took Mr Turnbull for a along surprise visit to the bustling Tanah Abang garment markets. Thousands of Jakarta locals gave the leader they call Jokowi a spirited […]