Putin vows to ‘protect our land using all our forces’ as he claims four regions of Ukraine for Russia

The Russian leader has declared parts of Ukraine Russian territory in a speech greeted by thunderous applause….

Silvio Berlusconi’s live and unscripted videos have made Italy’s former PM a hit with the TikTok generation

The former cruise ship crooner and three-times Italian PM has become a ‘meme of himself’, with social media posts that have…

BHTA pres.: Minimal fallout from Hurricane Ian

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) president Robert Sands said yesterday that the local hotel sector has seen…

INFLATION: Consumer price index jumps 7% in June from the same period last year

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — As inflation continues to be a major concern for Bahamian consumers, the Bahamas National Statistical Institute (BNSI) revealed…

Is Snapchat down? Why app isn’t working as users report snaps aren’t sending, and if clearing the cache works

More than 9,000 people have logged issues with outage tracker Downdetector, with the problems appearing to start at about 7am…

What does annex mean in war? The meaning of annexation and Putin’s plans for Russia in Ukraine explained

The Kremlin previously annexed the Ukrainian region of Crimea, a peninsula bordering Russia, after invading in early 2014…

Russian MP who founded resistance movement says ‘everyone has responsibility to remove’ Putin

Ilya Ponomarev was at the heart of the Russian establishment. Now he is working to destroy it…

Friday Flashback: Australian Idol: Flynn Liu

He never made the Top 12 but Flynn was so darned infectious he was brought back for the 2004 Grand Final with a…

Russia’s elite units staffed with untrained recruits in sign of Putin’s desperation, experts say

Russia’s defence ministry has confirmed new recruits will defend ‘liberated territories in Ukraine’, but experts say deploying untrained citizens is a…

Juanita Phillips takes extended leave at ABC News Sydney

“I’m taking some extended leave to celebrate, and the wonderful Jez Fernandez will step in,” says Juanita Philips at 20 year milestone….

7plus programming appointments

Richard Henson becomes part of Seven programming team, as network ramps up 7plus platform….

“My time is up”: Trevor Noah to exit The Daily Show

After a 7 year run, Trevor Noah says he misses exploring other parts of his life….

Chris Hemsworth launches production company Wild State

Newly-formed production company to span unscripted, scripted and brand projects, first look deal with Nat Geo….

Gogglebox best in entertainment on quiet Thursday

Nine led primary channel but multichannels pushed Seven over the line….

Securities regulator beefing up DARE Act to address crypto market crash concerns

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — In the wake of the crypto market crash several months ago, the Securities Commission’s top executive yesterday noted…

EU officials fear contagion amid ‘too much schadenfreude’ over UK market chaos

Despite Brexit, UK and EU financial markets are closely entwined and officials are watching closely…

Audience Tix: The Sunday Project

Final 2022 tickets are available for 10 news show in Sydney….

2022 Walkley Documentary Award update

Six documentaries have been “longlisted” for the 2022 Walkley Documentary Award….

I’m worried about my own mortgage, says Scottish Tory leader Douglas Ross as he demands reaction to UK crisis

Speaking at Holyrood, Mr Ross said he expected the Chancellor to make an urgent statement on the situation as soon as…

“STILL SO MUCH TO DO”: PM says country in a “much better place” than it was 12 months ago

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Phillip Davis yesterday asserted that The Bahamas is in a “much better place” than it was…