Six Australians shortlisted for 2013 World Photography Awards

This year six Australians have been shortlisted in the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards, a showcase of the world’s best emerging and established photography talents. All shortlisted photographs will be on display at Somerset House from 26 April – 12 May.

Pope Benedict could face lawsuits over Church abuse, says Robertson

Australian human rights lawyer Geoffrey Robertson says Pope Benedict XVI could face legal action from victims of sexual abuse by Catholic priests following his retirement.

Misuse of Stilnox: do Aussie swimmers have a case to answer?

OPINION | The Stilnox scandal currently engulfing Australian swimming has attracted public attention because of the Men’s Relay team’s ‘door-knocking’ antics. PAUL BLEAKLEY asks, is it just a case of ‘boys being boys’ or does it raise more important questions about the misuse of prescription drugs in our society?