A senior British bureaucrat, who, with many other bureaucrats, failed to prevent the systematic rape and physical abuse of children in the English town of Rotherham has relocated to Melbourne and been appointed a deputy secretary in Victoria's Education Department.
Overheating, vomiting, enduring electric shocks, dehydration, bruises, cuts, kidney-failure and cardiac damage are just some of the potential risks of such high-intensity forms of fitness. So why are people drawn to them in droves?
Once considered the domain of grandmothers searching for a second-hand crocheted doiley, op shops have become a haven for hipsters, fashionistas, avid recyclers and bargain hunters, including Prime Minister Tony Abbott as revealed by his wife on the weekend.
Australian technology minnow Audio Pixels has investors in a frenzy with shares almost tripling since early June.
There are few anorexia-specialised psychiatrists, few dedicated beds and few champions.
A new time-waster from the creator of Flappy Bird joins Infamous First Light, a new Tales game, The Last Tinker and mobile Star Wars.
A Victorian Government plan to make clinical trials of medicinal marijuana easier to conduct will do little to expand access to the drug, an expert on drug law reform says.
New stamp series delivers five stunning private gardens across Australia.
A new design exhibition explores ways to eat, live and sleep well as 'domestic space' downsizes.