Pell Sentenced to Six Years Jail For Sexual Abuse of Two Choirboys

Disgraced Cardinal George Pell has been jailed for six years for sexually abusing two choirboys as Catholic archbishop in Melbourne during the mid-1990s. Chief Judge Peter Kidd handed down the sentence on Wednesday morning, after being found guilty in December of sexually abusing the teenagers after a Sunday mass, and assaulting one of them again…

One Dead After Melbourne CBD Rampage

Picture Courtesy: WeChat At least one dead and two people injured after they were stabbed by a man during a random attack in Melbourne CBD. Police have shot the alleged attacker, he later died in hospital. The incident happened in Melbourne CBD at around 4:30PM this afternoon, 3 people were stabbed by a perpetrator who’ve…

Australia’s Population Hits 25 million People

Australia’s population has reached 25 million people, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). “The ABS’s “population clock” recorded the milestone at 11:01pm (AEST) on Tuesday, amid projections the nation’s population growth increased by one person every 83 seconds. It is not known who was the 25 millionth person, but migrants were expected to…

Flinders Street accused Saeed Noori charged

Victorian Police have charged Saeed Noori with 18 counts of attempted murder and one count of conduct endangering life after allegedly driving into a crowd of Christmas shoppers on Thursday. The 32-year old Heidelberg West man is due to face the Melbourne Magistrate’s court this afternoon. Noori was arrested shortly after the incident, which was…

19 Injured In Melbourne Flinders Street SUV Rampage

More than twelve people have been injured at Flinders and Elizabeth Street intersection in Melbourne City Centre. 19 pedestrians were struck by an SUV; a pre-school aged child has been taken to Royal Children’s Hospital in a serious condition. 18 others have also been taken to hospital. The 19 year old male driver was arrested…

Shocking Murder Of An 11 Year Old Boy

A 11 year old boy was brutally murdered by his father in Victoria last night. The murder happened in Tyabb, south of Melbourne at 6:30pm after Luke’s cricket training session. Luke died at the scene with severe head injuries despite paramedics trying their best to save him. There are unconfirmed reports saying Luke’s father had attacked him with a cricket…

Freo’s Purple Army

Fremantle is in a sea of purple this Saturday as the city shows its support for the Fremantle Dockers whom fought for the AFL Grand Final Victory. Approxmiately 20,000 people gathered in the Fremantle CBD, the mayor Brad Pettitt is very impressed. “There is an amazing buzz around Freo today, as thousands and thousands of…

Australia remembering Beijing Massacre

Australia is remembering the 24th anniversary of the Tienanmen Square Massacre with candle light vigils held in Sydney and Melbourne. In Sydney, 3 tanks built from cardboard were found in front of the Queen Victoria Building, Belmore Park and Martin Place, attracting people to stop by and take pictures of it. Posters with the heading…