Sunday, October 17

Carnarvon: Police ‘rule out nothing’ looking for missing 4-year-old girl Cleo Smith in Blowholes

Police are "very concerned" for the safety of a four-year-old girl who disappeared during a family camping trip in Washington's remote Gascoyne and "are ruling nothing out," including a possible kidnapping.Police are "very concerned" for the safety of a four-year-old girl who disappeared during a family camping trip in remote Gascoyne, WA and "are ruling nothing out," including a possible kidnapping.Speaking at Camp Blowholes today, WA Police Inspector Jon Munday said police were "pulling everything they could in this search" for Cleo Smith in its early stages.Cleo was reported missing when her parents woke up around 6 a.m. Saturday to find that she had disappeared from their shared tent.The "unusual" disappearance of the girl prompted a major search operation by land, air and sea at th...

Why China Refuses to Use Australian Coal Amid a Trade Dispute

China has made bold claims about how it is isolating Australia, but there are factors at play that could push it back.China may be going through an energy crisis. Still, he's determined not to back down on his Australian coal blacklist. But for how long?"It seems implausible to expect that China's energy shortage will result in a growth in China-Australia trade," the Communist Party said. Global times stated earlier this week.But "unprecedented" coal prices - and a global supply shortage - appear to have brushed aside any impact the coercive trade embargo might have had."Unprecedented because international prices for thermal coal have already risen more than 100 percent since May this year," he says. Dr. Lurion De Mello, expert in energy economics at Macquarie University. "This is no...

Usman Khawaja posts crucial century in Sheffield Shield cricket clash between Queensland Bulls and South Australia Redbacks

Usman Khawaja has recovered from his recent slump in form to post a massive total on the third day of Queensland's clash with South Australia.Former testing star Usman Khawaja has emerged from his recent slump in form to post a crucial century on the third day of Queensland's Sheffield Shield clash with South Australia.The 34-year-old Khawaja managed just 45 runs in his first three innings of the summer, but just as his chances of getting a test retirement seemed to be fading, the Queensland skipper came up with a real captain's shot.Watch live coverage of the Marsh Cup for a day 21/22 live and free on Kayo Freebies. No credit card. Easy peasy. Join nowThe Bulls had been on the defensive since their abysmal batting collapse on day one and needed a prolific second inning if they had an...

Daily deaths from COVID-19 exceed 1,000 for the first time

Russiathe daily death toll of COVID-19 It has passed 1,000 for the first time as the country faces a sustained wave of rising infections. The national coronavirus task force reported 1,002 deaths the day before on Saturday, up from 999 on Friday, along with 33,208 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, more than 1,000 more than the day before.Russian authorities have tried to accelerate the pace of vaccines with lotteries, bonuses and other incentives, but widespread skepticism about vaccines and mixed signals from officials hampered efforts. The government said this week that about 43 million Russians, or about 29 percent of the country's nearly 146 million people, are fully vaccinated. Medical workers carry a suspected coronavirus patient on a stretcher at a hospital in Kommunarka, outside...

Woman feeds daughter’s vegan friend with animal products

A mother has confessed that she cheated on her daughter's vegan friend with foods packaged with animal products without her parents' permission during sleepovers.Natalie's 12-year-old daughter has a partner who follows a very strict vegan diet that her family never gives up, under any circumstances.But not when she comes to Natalie's house, especially when it comes to sleepovers.“His parents are good people, if a bit neurotic. 'M' is a bright young woman and she's a good friend to my daughter, but I noticed how smaller and paler she is compared to my daughter ... I think it's probably related to her family's diet, ”Natalie says on Reddit .“So when she finishes, I always cook them a great meal with a lot of meat. Last weekend, I made some cheeseburgers and a steak for them on the grill...

Cricket News 2021: Cricket Legend Dale Steyn Turns On By South Africa’s ‘Disgusting’ Snub, Faf du Plessis, T20 World Cup, Instagram Post

A social media storm has erupted after a South African cricket star was blatantly rejected despite his IPL hitting heroics.South African cricket legend Dale Steyn was ignited with a blatant snub on social media in the wake of the Indian Premier League final. The Chennai Super Kings defeated the Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs on Saturday (AEDT) to win the T20 tournament in dominant fashion. The ICC T20 Cricket World Cup starts on October 17 and you can catch the first round with us with Kayo Freebies. Start the work in kayosports.com.au/freebiesSouth African veteran Faf du Plessis was named Man of the Match after he hit 89 runs and 59 balls for the Super Kings when they set up an impressive 192 total, which proved too much for KKR to chase after. Du Plessis had a tournament to remembe...

Mitchell Starc on T20 Cricket World Cup Prep, Alyssa Healy, Australia vs. India Women’s Team Series

Mitchell Starc did things a little differently when preparing for the T20 World Cup, which will be played this month and next.Mitchell Starc has credited her time with the women's national team for helping him reach the T20 World Cup with a spring in his wake. Anticipating that he might not see his wife and star hitter Alyssa Healy for up to six months over the summer, Starc joined the women's camp for the recent series against India.See all the action from the ICC T20 World Cup live exclusively for Fox Cricket, available on Kayo. New to Kayo? Start your free trial today.The Australian was quick to say that in the absence of recent playing time, it turned out to be a great way to prepare for the World Cup."It's a mix of preparation for everyone, some have been playing cricket, some hav...

Cricket 2021: Marnus Labuschagne’s Nut Shot, ‘Four Balls Lost’, Brendan Doggett, Sheffield Shield, South Australia Vs Queensland

It took Marnus Labuschagne almost 10 minutes to recover after catching a nasty ball in the last spot where he wanted to be hit.Aussie Test star Marnus Labuschagne has made one of the big bug reel additions after taking a low blow in Queensland's Sheffield Shield match with South Australia.In an Adelaide Oval wicket that's giving a lot to bowlers, it took just 10 balls for one to bounce back from former Queensland star Brendan Doggett, hitting the world's No. 4 test hitter in his sensitive area.Watch live coverage of the Marsh Cup for a day 21/22 live and free on Kayo Freebies. No credit card. Easy peasy. Join nowLabuschagne, who was 24 of 82 balls at the time, grimaced as he knelt.But soon he was lying on his back and the commentators were enjoying themselves in the comment box."Ooh, ...

China: warns that the next conflict could be with India over Himalayan water sources

There are grim warnings that the next flash point involving China might not be where expected. It could affect millions and have dire consequences for Australia.China's next war might not start in the South China Sea or be triggered by disputes between superpowers over the status of Taiwan. It may have nothing to do with disputed lands or international influence. Rather, it could be something much more mundane but vital nonetheless.A high-altitude crash could explode from water, or the increasing lack of it due to climate change. And it could create a series of "failed states," warns a report on future climate conflicts. While Australia may be far from the action, a senior former military leader has said the country could be drawn into conflict as millions flee Asia in search of safe ...

NRL 2021 News: Melbourne Storm Coach Craig Bellamy Warns Dolphins About Player Poaching Wayne Bennett

Amid speculation that multiple Melbourne Storm stars could join Wayne Bennett's Dolphins, Craig Bellamy has put his foot down.Wayne Bennett and the Dolphins have been warned.While a host of Storm stars may be on the hit list, Craig Bellamy has promised to lock down the Melbourne players hired from leaving early for the new franchise. Bennett, who is expected to sign a three-year contract with the Redcliffe-based club shortly, has spoken publicly about his desire to build a team with a "Queensland look."See all the action from the ICC T20 World Cup live exclusively for Fox Cricket, available on Kayo. New to Kayo? Start your free trial today.Storm, in fifth-eighth place, Cameron Munster would be a target along with his Origin teammates Christian Welch, Felise Kaufusi and Harry Grant. Bra...