An operation involving the Australian Border Force that was to target potential visa fraudsters in the heart of Melbourne has been cancelled following a public backlash.
Patrick Bartley As Dwayne Dunn navigated his way out of Flemington racecourse on Friday morning after a series of trials at the home of the Melbourne Cup the jockey confided that his narrow defeat in the Victorian jockeys premiership was a significant disappointment.
Nick O'Malley Political strategists have been blindsided by the surging grassroots support for outsider candidates, writes Nick O'Malley.
Jesse Hogan Southern Stars veteran Alex Blackwell is not daunted by England's strong start to the Twenty20 component of the women's Ashes.
Max Presnell Kerrin McEvoy is riding better now than ever, including his time as the gun jockey for Darley, a point he will be out to confirm at Caulfield, the major program on Saturday.
Jesse Hogan Launceston is rightfully proud of punching above its weight when it comes to cricketers.
Peter Munro In Australia, transgenders are typically on the fringes of mainstream society. In Tonga, they sit close to the king – or wait on his table.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Eight Bali police officers and the Kuta police chief are being questioned over allegations Australians were pistol-whipped and tasered after a bucks' night went horribly wrong.
Chris Barrett The circumstances surrounding the former Australian batsman's passing after being hit by a bouncer at the SCG are to be examined.