Kate Bower was willing to pay $165 a day to secure a spot for her baby daughter at a childcare centre in Sydney's inner-west.
American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow once remarked that music is the universal language of mankind. But new research suggests music doesn't speak to us all.
A man is in custody after 34-year-old woman was allegedly set on fire in Sydney's CBD on Friday night.
My little country school seemed idyllic, but terrible things took place there.
Brett Peter Cowan claims he falsely admitted to murder to gain the trust of a man he thought was a crime boss.
Who said: ''From my faith, I derive the values of loving kindness, justice and righteousness, to act with compassion and kindness, acknowledging our common humanity and to consider the welfare of others.''?
When Russian President Vladimir Putin entered the Fisht Stadium at the beginning of the Sochi Winter Paralympics opening ceremony, he may very well have been hoping for a few hours away from the Ukraine crisis that has dominated the lead up to the Games. For the time it took to play out the opening scenes and to introduce the first 34 countries into the arena, he was given that reprieve.
A new film about German-Jewish intellectual Hannah Arendt has rekindled the controversy.
Minutes after shooting dead his model girlfriend through a locked toilet door, Oscar Pistorius allegedly told a housing estate security guard: “everything is fine”.
Sixty-centimetre hot dogs, thick-cut bacon dipped in maple syrup on sticks and super-sized nachos served in plastic baseball caps are just some of the artery-hardening items punters will be gorging on at this month's Major League Baseball Opening Series event.