Anti-Kremlin journalist shot dead in cold blood outside Kiev home

Arkady Babchenko had become an enemy of the state after upsetting some of the Kremlin’s most powerful figures. Now, after more than a year of living in exile in Ukraine, he’s been murdered outside his apartment complex.

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Big mover: Hui Wing Mau rockets up Rich List to edge Sir Frank

The Chinese-Australian property billionaire has made huge strides in the past 12 months, as Frank Lowy drops down to fifth ahead of Unibail-Rodamco’s takeover of Westfield.

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Etihad Stadium set for comic-al name change

To most kids in Melbourne, AFL stars are already their superheroes, but this will have added meaning when Etihad Stadium is re-branded in September.

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Will an embellished resume cost Conte?

The frontrunner to be Italy’s next prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, has been caught taking liberties with his resume.

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Spotlight investigator says archbishop should be sentenced to jail

The man who led the investigation into the systematic protection of child abuse in the Catholic church in Boston in the early 2000s, says a prison sentence for archbishop Philip Wilson would send an important message.

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Tennis stars push for the introduction of ‘protected seeding’ rule

With Serena Williams’ seeding snub at this year’s French Open, players have called on the governing body to introduce special dispensation for those returning from maternity leave.

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European Commission taking countries to highest court over pollution

After repeated warnings to address unacceptable pollution levels, six countries must now answer to the European Court of Justice.

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