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The leader of the NT Country Liberal Party says the Prime Minister needs "to take a greater interest" in northern Australia's Indigenous issues, as pressure mounts on Malcolm Turnbull to visit the Top End.
With a fearless attitude and knack for improvisation forged on the streets of Iran, Daniel Arzani has come a long way to become the Socceroos' wildcard at the World Cup.
Since forced marriage was criminalised in 2013, over 230 cases have been referred to the AFP, but advocates say this number does not reflect the real number at risk.
Shaun Southern had been addicted to meth for years leading up to a fatal crash in which he drove his 4WD the wrong way down a WA highway and hit another car, killing its driver, but there was no evidence he was psychotic, a Perth court hears.
Melbourne Theatre Company's associate director Sarah Goodes is the only woman recognised in the best director categories in this year's Helpmann Awards, revealing the live performance industry's prevailing bias towards male directors.