Baby of IS bride Shamima Begum has died in Syria

The baby son of Islamic State (IS) bride Shamima Begum has died in Syria, the Syrian Democratic Forces said. The confirmation came after a day of confusion surrounding the fate of the baby boy, Jarrah, who was born in mid-February. He had been living with his 19-year-old mother at a …

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New legal advice sought on Grimmer murder

The NSW Attorney General is awaiting advice on whether to take the case of murdered toddler Cheryl Grimmer back to court. A man was set to face trial in May over the three-year-old’s disappearance in 1970 but the murder charge was dropped when a Supreme Court judge ruled an interview …

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Trump ‘assured’ of trade deal with China

President Donald Trump says he is confident the United States can forge a trade deal with China, but added he thinks his country would do very well with or without an agreement with the world’s second-largest economy. Asked if he was still confident he could get a deal with China: …

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Qantas changes carry on luggage allowance

For those who love a weekend jaunt interstate, it’s the change that spells the end of having to choose between outfits and wasting precious time staring at the baggage carousel. Australia’s national carrier has overhauled its long-held hand luggage policy, which may mean some travellers need nothing but what they …

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