Australia Life & Style
Amazing thing that happened when this girl sent photos of a dress to a wrong number
Heartbroken man giving away ill-fated engagement ring in contest
The Arctic town of Longyearbyen is beautiful, but it holds a deadly secret
Spanish women strike for International Women's Day
Australia will continue training Burma military despite Rohingya attacks
Meet the real-life mother behind the heartbreaking ‘Three Billboards’ story
Man admits dragging 'Hitler's little sister' out of servo by her hair
2018-03-13 10:18:15 He fractured her nose two months into the relationship. By six months she was listed in his mobile phone not by name or as his girlfriend but as ‘‘Hitler’s evil sister’’. He was controlling and jealous, and on February 23 last year he smashed her phone and said she was spending too much time with friends and not enough with him   Read More ...
DAILY DILEMMA: Are Couples Living Together Too Soon? | Studio 10
2018-03-13 05:06:03 We have our Daily Dilemma with Liz Burke from news.com.au. Get more out of your mornings with Studio 10 - 8:30AM - 12PM weekdays on Channel Ten featuring hosts Sarah Harris, Joe Hildebrand, Jessica Rowe, Ita Buttrose and Denise Drysdale. Find out more about 'Studio 10' here: To add to the discussion on topics and share your opinions on 'Studio 10', head to one of our social media platforms below. Facebook: Twitter: (@studio10au) Instagram: (@studio10au) Tag us using the hashtag: Subscribe to the 'Studio 10' Channel here: Join our LIVE studio audience at our studio in Sydney, Australia. Grab your free tickets here: Live elsewhere? Email studio10tickets@networkten   Read More ...
Bikini model shares beach pics of herself before and after Photoshop
2018-03-12 12:12:07 Karina Irby, 28, from New South Wales, shared a before and after beach photo and asked followers to spot eight edits she made to her body. The bikini designer can be seen posing by the sea in a black and white bikini top and bottoms. She captioned the booty shot: “Less comparing yourself and others to online images and more self love and education   Read More ...
Amazing thing that happened when this girl sent photos of a dress to a wrong number
2018-03-12 06:34:25 WHEN Sydney accidentally sent this change room photo to a stranger instead of a friend, she never could have predicted the outcome. IT’S something many of us have done in a change room — snapped a picture of ourselves in an item of clothing to send to a friend or family member to get their opinion.   Read More ...
What to do about veterans' unemployment
2018-03-12 06:10:14 "We rock up, we're presentable, we don't answer back." That's the take of one young veteran looking for work. So why is it so hard for those leaving the Defence Force to get a job? Veteran unemployment is at 30.2 per cent, more than five times the national average. Underemployment is also high at 19 per cent. So those who do find work often earn much less than they did in Defence   Read More ...
Heartbroken man giving away ill-fated engagement ring in contest
2018-03-12 05:33:43 STEVEN Crocker never got to use the engagement ring he bought but he wants something good to come out of his own experience. Casey Affleck's wife, Summer Phoenix, has filed for divorce from the actor after almost 10 years of marriage. She is asking for spousal support and attorney fees. Courtesy: Splash. A HEARTBROKEN man hopes to parlay his affliction into a happy ending by giving away his ill-fated engagement ring in a giveaway contest online   Read More ...
Meghan Markle’s J. Crew coat sells out
2018-03-12 05:33:25 From Grace Kelly to Kate Middleton, the world has seen some stunning royal wedding fashion. These are some of the most iconic wedding dresses of all time. ON March 8, otherwise known as International Women’s Day, Meghan Markle and her fiance stepped out in Birmingham, England to visit a STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) organisation for young girls and a sports mentorship group   Read More ...
Meet The New Additions To 'The Bold and the Beautiful' Cast | Studio 10
2018-03-12 05:07:08 Angela Bishop goes behind the scenes of 'The Bold and the Beautiful' and meets the new cast on their first day. Get more out of your mornings with Studio 10 - 8:30AM - 12PM weekdays on Channel Ten featuring hosts Sarah Harris, Joe Hildebrand, Jessica Rowe, Ita Buttrose and Denise Drysdale. Find out more about 'Studio 10' here: To add to the discussion on topics and share your opinions on 'Studio 10', head to one of our social media platforms below. Facebook: Twitter: (@studio10au) Instagram: (@studio10au) Tag us using the hashtag: Subscribe to the 'Studio 10' Channel here: Join our LIVE studio audience at our studio in Sydney, Australia   Read More ...
She’s back! Kylie Jenner shows off her post-baby body, wearing Australian label I Am Gia
2018-03-12 00:08:48 Kylie Jenner is well and truly back on the celebrity scene, partying at Tristian Thompson’s birthday in Los Angeles. The Kylie Cosmetics moguel, 20, showed off her post-baby body wearing skin-tight leather-look “Geldof” pants by Australian label I Am Gia teamed with a red puffer jacket by Unravel. Showing off her tiny waist, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star snapped a mirror selfie with her BFF Jordyn Woods, who was also wearing I Am Gia as they got ready for their night out   Read More ...
The Arctic town of Longyearbyen is beautiful, but it holds a deadly secret
2018-03-11 09:03:15 Thousands of Australian seeds have been sealed inside a doomsday vault in Norway, as part of a worldwide project to preserve the world's food supplies. More than 30 crates containing 34,000 different types of grain and pasture seeds were sent to the country's north, to be stored inside the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. The seed vault is the world's largest seed storage facility, storing almost 900,000 different types of seeds   Read More ...
Who said you have to spend tens of thousands on your wedding?
2018-03-11 07:05:45 Every wedding is different. Some weddings are more different than others. A wedding is a couple’s way of solidifying their love for one another. The institution has a number of traditions and variations across numerous cultures, but sometimes the best way to show your love for somebody is to just be yourself and have your special day your way. Credit: various via Storyful   Read More ...
Pakistani women aspiring to become politicians fight oppression, prejudice and dirty tricks
2018-03-11 02:05:23 Krishna Kumari was the only girl in her school. In fact, she was the only girl that went to school in her entire village. Her parents approved, and her brother escorted her, but that didn't shield her from criticism. People in the village talked about her. They gossiped, because Ms Kumari was breaking the rules around what girls could and should do in her village   Read More ...
The words used to describe inspiring women
2018-03-10 12:35:46 When you think of the women who inspire you, what words come to mind? As part of ’s International Women’s Day coverage, we asked our readers and members of the business community to nominate women who have inspired, challenged and supported them in their careers. We received more than 500 nominations and these women now all feature in our . But we’ve also analysed all the language used by those who sent through the nominations, some of which went well over our limit of 140 characters   Read More ...
What you'll be wearing this winter (from those already wearing it)
2018-03-10 10:48:19 Despite the balmy nights, many women pulled out faux fur jackets, confirming that this is one of the hot trends for winter. But why wait for the mercury to dip below 20, when you can throw one over a boob tube (as Kate Sylvester showed on the runway) and head out? Airconditioning darling, airconditioning. We also learnt that as much as we had hoped to see the back of the white-boot trend, it isn't going away any time soon   Read More ...
Why hundreds of Canadian doctors want a lower salary
2018-03-10 10:47:44 Quebec doctors reject pay rise, want money devoted to nurses In what may at first seem a strange call, hundreds of doctors and medical students in Quebec have rejected a pay rise. Nearly 800 medical professionals and students in the Canadian province have signed a petition to actively campaign against an increase negotiated by their medical federation. Instead, the signatories of the Medicins Quebecois Pour le Regime Public (MQRP) letter want the money better distributed among nurses and spent improving the state-run medical services for the people in Canada's second-most populous province   Read More ...
Brit dad’s heartbreaking tribute to his eight-year-old son found dead after being ‘suffocated by his mum’
2018-03-09 19:07:50 A BRITISH dad has paid tribute to his eight-year-old son who died after he was allegedly suffocated by his mother. Lee Moran has said he had "lost the best part of himself" after Joanne Finch, 41, was charged with murder after allegedly smothering their son Brodie Moran with a pillow at their home near Melbourne yesterday. Writing on Facebook the Shanghai-based dad remembered his “always happy” boy   Read More ...
Spanish women strike for International Women's Day
2018-03-09 00:12:05 Women in Spain have just staged the country's first national "feminist strike" and politicians are taking notice. For decades, Spanish women did what women all over the world do on International Women's Day — held protests, seminars and marches. But this year they tried something different: Taking part in an unprecedented national strike. "Yearly demonstrations are not enough to make the situation for women improve," journalist and feminist Cristina Mas said   Read More ...
Vice admiral’s ex-wife produces love letter he allegedly wrote to his then mistress
2018-03-08 12:38:47 At the centre of the scandal is Vice Chief of the Defence Force, Vice Admiral Ray Griggs, his former wife Kerrie and current partner, Chloe Wootton. A Senate estimates hearing last month heard that Mr Griggs did not breach any Defence Department policies when he married Ms Wootton, a fellow naval officer, after divorcing his first wife. He reportedly revealed his relationship with Ms Wootton to superiors in October 2014   Read More ...
Have feminists gone too far? We're just getting started
2018-03-08 10:17:23 The idea that a liberation movement for women has gone "too far" is a common one, an admonishment designed to make us feel like naughty schoolgirls. Patriarchy is maintained in part by keeping women in our place and punishing us when we dare to step outside of it. But the truth is that feminism hasn’t gone nearly far enough, as evidenced by the huge number of women around the world who still suffer disproportionately at the hands of men and the patriarchy that upholds them   Read More ...
Graham Arnold confident he will 'do a great job' as next Socceroos coach
2018-03-08 08:11:23 As Graham Arnold was unveiled as Ange Postecoglou's permanent successor as Socceroos coach, he had the air of a man who had already made himself at home. Relaxed and ambitious. So ambitious that he even suggested the Socceroos had ultimate victory as a genuine aim in both the next Asian Cup and the World Cup in 2022, once the current crop of youngsters mature   Read More ...
How this photo of a couple celebrating engagement at the beach ended up saving the life of a total stranger
2018-03-08 08:07:54 Jackson Parr posed for the snap with girlfriend Madison McDonald as the pair celebrated his cousin Harrison Day’s engagement on Saturday. But it wasn’t until he glanced down at the picture that he heard chilling screams coming from beyond the shore at Austinmer Beach, 70km south of Sydney. Mr Parr sprinted towards the surf and past a woman yelling that her partner was drowning out at sea   Read More ...
Aspiring doctor killed himself after mates ‘shared his private messages bragging about a girl’
2018-03-08 06:09:26 Ted Senior is said to have used a private message board to brag to his rugby teammates about sleeping with a girl. But what he wrote was then shared without his knowledge — going on to be seen by hundreds of his fellow students at Swansea University including the woman herself. It’s understood the 22-year-old feared being expelled from medical school — ending his dream of becoming a doctor   Read More ...
Paris Jackson hits out at fans for lightening and darkening her skin
2018-03-08 06:09:20 PARIS Jackson has hit out at fans on Twitter, asking them to stop altering photos of her - but not in the way you may think. Although Paris Jackson comes from a VERY famous family, we all know the girl has made a name for herself in her own right, especially when it comes to her savage twitter game. Paris Jackson recently went off on Twitter, asking people…specifically her fans…to STOP trying to change her skin tone   Read More ...
Beneath the stereotypes of tattooed women
2018-03-08 04:07:59 Tattoos for women and the stories, symbols, friendship and fashion behind them These days it's hard to avoid seeing tattooed women, especially young women, proudly wearing objects or slogans splattered across their bodies with seemingly random placement. Sure, we are used to seeing men covered in them and generally don't find it offensive but women who wear tattoos often find that other women are their worst critics   Read More ...
Usher and wife Grace Miguel split after two years of marriage, amid ‘herpes claims’
2018-03-08 04:05:55 Yoobi and Usher teamed up to curate a limited-edition, back-to-school collection that mixes street smarts with school smarts, and uses unique, fun designs created by artist Jonni Cheatwood. R&B star Usher and his wife Grace Miguel are separating after multiple allegations and lawsuits claiming he’d givena number of women herpes. The couple, who married in 2015, released a statement overnight, saying,“After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple   Read More ...
What does a farmer look like? There's a good chance she's a woman
2018-03-07 22:18:21 When you hear the word 'farmer', what image comes to mind? If you are relying on an internet search, it is unlikely you pictured a 64-year-old woman with a blonde bob and red lipstick, like Steph Evans. According to research by the Department of Transport and Regional Services, women represent 49 per cent of real farm income in Australia, but almost 90 per cent of the images that pop up in an online image search for 'Australian farmer' depict males   Read More ...
UNICEF, Australian Commission launch special matatu to mark International Women’s Day
2018-03-07 20:18:47 UNICEF and the Australian Commission launched a special matatu, to mark International Women’s Day, which is celebrated on the 8th of March. The public transport van is created by Kenya’s only female matatu designer, Sarah Mumbi. Sarah is inspired by a group of girls and young women living in Mathare and across greater Nairobi.   Read More ...
‘I’ve been to about 178 funerals’: 9/11 hero who lost half his foot fighting for ground zero workers
2018-03-07 13:25:44 The demolition supervisor, now 51, arrived at the World Trade Centre the day after the shattering terror attacks. Five days later, he was seriously injured when a 3600kg piece of steel from the wreckage of the collapsed Twin Towers crushed his left foot. The wound became septic and Mr Feal almost died. In the end, he “lost about an inch past my toes”   Read More ...
Why you should never sit down before a job interview
2018-03-07 13:25:40 That’s according to body language expert Allan Pease, who says up to 90 per cent of first impressions and 60 to 80 per cent of face-to-face communications are non-verbal. In other words, you can say all the right things, and still never get the call back. “The worst advice you can give a jobseeker is just be yourself,” he said. “If most candidates do that, they’ll never get a job   Read More ...
Women need one word before the two-word slogans like #MeToo: 'respect'
2018-03-07 10:10:20 Seventy years later, as hosted more than 900 women in Melbourne on Wednesday to celebrate International Women's Day, how much have things changed for women? This is a question one of the breakfast attendees Sharman Stone is asked often in her role as ambassador for women and girls , a specially-appointed officer of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade   Read More ...
Donald Trump sued by Stormy Daniels, who says he never signed nondisclosure agreement
2018-03-07 08:16:30 Adult-film actress Stormy Daniels has sued President Donald Trump, alleging he never signed a nondisclosure agreement to keep her quiet about an "intimate" relationship between them. Key points: Ms Clifford's attorney says the agreement was signed days before the election Donald Trump's attorney says he paid Ms Clifford $US130,000 of his own money in 2016 In the "hush agreement" Donald Trump was referred to as David Dennison Mr Trump has denied having an affair with Daniels   Read More ...
World's oldest message in a bottle found in Australia
2018-03-06 17:04:05 The bottle was found by Tonya Illman and Grace Ricciardo in the dunes near Wedge Island in January. Weeks of research and correspondence crafted a Sherlock-style web of clues that traced the historic note back to 19th century Germany. The survival of the document has been heralded as a miracle, as the bottle was found wedged in the sand and without a lid after heavy rain and strong winds on the island, some 112 miles north of Perth   Read More ...
Australia will continue training Burma military despite Rohingya attacks
2018-03-06 12:10:42 THE AUSTRALIAN defence department plans to spend over US$300,000 on training programmes for the Burmese military in 2018, documents released under freedom of information laws, and reported by , show. Expenditures include money for English lessons, event attendances and training courses. The funding will also secure Burma’s (Myanmar) participation in the Pirap Jabiru multilateral military exercises in the region that Australia cohosts with Thailand   Read More ...
Meet the real-life mother behind the heartbreaking ‘Three Billboards’ story
2018-03-06 10:08:19 The critically acclaimed movie was up for a whopping seven Oscars at this year’s awards, with Frances McDormand taking home the coveted Best Actress gong, and Sam Rockwell landing Best Supporting Actor for his turn in the film. The Martin McDonagh-directed film follows a grief-stricken mother whose daughter’s tragic murder has gone unsolved in a small US town with an ambivalent police force   Read More ...
Minister for Women Kelly O'Dwyer sounds warning over 'me too' movement
2018-03-06 06:10:18 Senator Cash threatened to “name every young woman in Mr Shorten’s office over whom rumours in this place abound," in a Senate estimates hearing last week. Ms O'Dwyer said her predecessor was "right to unreservedly" withdraw the comments. "There are a lot of people in Parliament who say a lot of things and then also don't say sorry, that's not to excuse it, but it's simply to say that when you withdraw the remarks, that is ultimately the standard that's been set here," she said   Read More ...
Man arrested after several women allegedly assaulted on the Bay Run
2018-03-06 06:09:31 A man has been arrested over the alleged assault of several women on the popular Bay Run in Sydney's inner west. Police allege the man, 29, approached women and indecently exposed himself near Glover Street Sports Ground in Lilyfield on three separate occasions between January 31 and February 17. Leichhardt police launched an investigation and arrested a man at a home on Lawrence Street at Freshwater about 1   Read More ...
L’Oreal drops offer to work with beauty blogger
2018-03-06 06:06:05 A BRITISH beauty blogger who has 124,000 followers on her Instagram page emeraldxbeauty, is popular for sharing unedited photos of her make-up free face.   Read More ...
Q&A recap: Politicians debate rumours, slurs and innuendo
2018-03-05 22:16:21 “Excuse me,” he said. “Put you both on pause.” Yes, please. If only. Unfortunately it bumped up against… the national discourse, as mostly set by those two fine contributors to the national discourse, Barnaby Joyce and Michaelia Cash. And a worse national discourse you could not hope to bump up against. It began with the opening question: “My question is about rumours   Read More ...
SA election: Electricity, employment, the brain drain and aged care dominate debate
2018-03-05 14:20:56 Jobs, power, young people leaving the state and government scandals — the latest leaders' debate didn't stray far from the key issues of the election. Against the backdrop of the River Torrens, Jay Weatherill, Steven Marshall and Nick Xenophon went head-to-head. What is your vision for the next 20 years? This was the leaders' chance to refer to one of their favourite topics — job creation   Read More ...
Barber hits back: ‘Women do not have the right to take up space everywhere’
2018-03-05 09:33:56 Darwin Star Barber owner Joy Arnott said the dispute had been raised after she told the customer that she only cut men’s hair. It was unclear what sort of haircut the woman had requested. In Facebook posts Ms Arnott argued she offered “specialist services” and joked that she would provide “special ladies haircuts (for) only $1000”. “Women do not have the right to take up space everywhere, just because they are women,” Ms Arnott told   Read More ...