The UK will leave the EU on 29 March unless the UK government requests an extension to Article 50.
UK parliamentary rules state that an amendment 'which is the same, in substance' as an issue that has already been voted on, cannot be proposed again in parliament.
Doulas support women before, during and after childbirth. A new review explores the important role they play.
Supporting women to have a labour companion or doula of their choice during childbirth has benefits for women and their babies. It could be especially important for women from migrant backgrounds.
The difference in the Christchurch attacks is that propaganda supplied by the perpetrator was available to the professional media, even as the story was breaking.
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On the day of the Christchurch mosque shootings, several media outlets repeatedly failed the test of necessity in showing graphic footage.
One Nation’s Mark Latham will likely win a Senate seat at the NSW election.
Recent polling indicates that no one party will be able to win a majority government in the upcoming NSW election, with Labor needing to gain six seats to deprive the Coalition from a victory.
A baby eastern barred bandicoot pokes its head out of its mother’s pouch.
M. Parrott, Zoos Victoria
Giving female marsupials a sniff of prospective partners increases the chance of a successful love connection.
Some men don’t realise their abusive behaviour constitutes domestic violence. This needs to change.
What's often missing from domestic violence responses are investments and strategies to stop men perpetrating violence in the first place.
As people age, their sense of smell can decline.
Our ability to smell is a function of the brain, so it makes sense that an impaired sense of smell can point to cognitive decline. The good news is training our noses may be effective.
It’ll be a while until what’s happened becomes clear. Enterprises and other governments can’t afford to wait.
It's not at all certain what'll happen, so business is taking no chances.
‘En medio del camino de nuestra vida me encontré por una selva oscura’. Fragmento de iustración de Gustave Doré para el canto primero del Infierno de Dante.
Hay evidencias que sugieren que existe una crisis de la mediana edad, aunque es difícil definir qué es eso de la mediana edad. Y quizá las crisis que ocurren durante esta etapa también podrían haber ocurrido antes o después.
India’s youths, an eighth of the world’s population, are facing a growing unemployment crisis. Australia must engage with this global demographic, for our own benefit and theirs.
Sheep are among the most common carriers of Q fever.
Q fever is a flu-like infection that spreads to people from animals. The bacteria that causes it can withstand harsh environmental conditions – in particular, drought.
The Coalition government has had another rocky fortnight, and the polls show it is behind on a two-party preferred basis.
Weak economic data and sluggish wages have contributed to the Coalition's poor showing in the latest Newspoll, which gives Labor a 54-46 lead on two-party preferred.
Reduced to a pile of rubble in 2016, the Corkman pub had been a favourite local meeting place since the mid-1880s.
The illegal demolition of a historic pub in Melbourne is the subject of a legal bid to order its rebuilding. Although the heritage value of such a move is debatable, there are other justifications.
Though #MeToo has changed some aspects of media reporting, there is still much to be done.
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The #MeToo movement brought to light the extent of sexual violence in the community, largely through the media. But there is still a long way to go to overturn stereotypes and shut down online abuse.
Melita Jurisic as Mae West and Diana Glenn as Diane Arbus in Stephen Sewell’s Arbus and West.
One of Australia's most prominent playwrights has reimagined the infamous encounter between Hollywood icon Mae West and photographer Diane Arbus.
Despite some improvements in recent years, the facts on gender-based violence in Australia still paint a grim picture.
Despite some progress in recent years in addressing gender-based violence, there is still a long way to go. A concerted and holistic approach is needed.
Can you be sure which pill is which? It can be difficult to tell if you’ve picked the correct medication.
The technology to identify pills is getting cheaper and smaller. That means it could also be used to test the make-up of illegal pills at festivals and other events.
For some people, high out-of-pocket costs makes it difficult to see a doctor or fill a prescription.
Seeking and making sense of specialist fees is an unfair burden to place on vulnerable patients. A website might be helpful for some – but health professionals need to be held to higher account.
Calon Wakil Presiden Sandiaga Uno (kiri) adalah salah satu pendiri perusahaan yang menguasai PT BSI, perusahaan tambang emas yang beroperasi di pegunungan Tumpang Pitu, Banyuwangi, Jawa Timur.
Di kubu Joko Widodo maupun Prabowo Subianto terdapat kepentingan konglomerat penguasa lahan.
Nearly half of female tertiary students surveyed in Melbourne say they ‘rarely’ or ‘never’ feel safe on public transport after dark.
As they return to classes, a survey finds nearly half of female tertiary students in Melbourne don't feel safe using public transport at night. And 79% have been sexually harassed or victimised.