Less than 11,500 people lived in central Perth in 2005 but the number of residents grew to more than 28,000 in 2011, according to the latest census data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The number of residents under 15 years old more than tripled in that time, from 523 to 1720.RP Data figures for the past two years show Perth city is becoming increasingly popular with buyers with the ...
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But there is so much more that needs to be done.This 21-year-old is far from content.Anything less than taking to the court at next season’s NBA Playoffs, he says, would be a failure."My ultimate goal is just to be one of the best point guards to ever play the game," Irving says."And win an NBA championship and win an MVP. Those goals are something that I see in the ...
WA's tourism sector is up in arms over a Government advertising freeze it says will lead to wide job losses and cripple an industry already reeling.Tourism Minister Kim Hames also attracted Opposition fire yesterday for flying to Bali to present a sailing trophy three days after the Treasurer ordered a Government-wide ban on non-essential travel.Tourism WA, whose role is to attract visitors ...
A smoke alert has been issued for people in the Perth metropolitan area after a prescribed burn was carried out yesterday.The Department of Environment and Conservation has issued the alert after the burn in the south-east of Sawyers Valley.North-easterly winds pushed the smoke into the area, however it is expected to clear this afternoon because of westerly winds.The DEC has urged motorists to ...
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A WOMAN appeared at East Perth Magistrate's Court today charged in relation to the fatal stabbing of her defacto partner in St ...
Police are investigating after reports of a man behaving suspiciously around children in Lancelin this week.On Thursday afternoon, it was reported that a male person approached a group of boys at a primary school in Cray Street and spoke to the children while acting strangely.The kids ran away from the man and reported the incident to teachers.Yesterday afternoon, there was a report that a man ...
A furniture removal business was badly damaged by fire in Maddington yesterday.The blaze broke out at the commercial unit on Ryeland Street, near Kelvin Road, just after 4pm and took firefighters about half an hour to contain.A Department of Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said crews were at the scene until late last night trying to extinguish the fire, which smouldered for hours.The ...
Police have charged a 45-year-old woman with grievous bodily harm over the death of a St James man yesterday.About 9.45am police were called to a home on Buzza Street in St James where they found a man who was seriously injured.St John Ambulance attended the scene and rushed the victim to hospital where he underwent surgery but passed away soon after.The man is believed to have received stab ...
A highly respected WA architect who originally designed the Rottnest Island units where a young boy was killed by a falling pillar has warned substandard work on the island may have left a dangerous legacy.Ronald "Gus" Ferguson, whose most notable works include buildings at WA's four major universities, said this week he feared careless practices had marred the construction of ...
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He is the most evil, vile, demonic criminal. He is dead to me. There will be no visits, there will be no phone calls. He can never be Daddy again. I have no sympathy for the man.
Gregg was speaking about her father Ariel Castro who allegedly kidnapped, raped and held captive for a decade, three young women in Cleveland, Ohio.
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Young Australian medium-fast bowler and powerful lower-order hitter Nathan Coulter-Nile and fellow West Australian Mitchell Marsh are the two new names in the 15-man squad for this year's ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales, announced this morning.
According to Telegraph.com.au, Twenty20 skipper George Bailey has edged out keeper Matthew Wade for the post of vice captain for the eight-nation tournament, adding that he will be a vital middle-order batsman after a strong showing in the ODI series against Sri Lanka and West Indies.
News.com.au has said that Coulter-Nile's impressive Twenty20 and ODI form earned him a call-up in the squad, along with Adam Voges, who also got his chance to continue in the green and gold after a strong finish in the Australian summer.
According to the report, the young Marsh has got another shot at international cricket after overcoming a serious hamstring injury this summer and is expected to be a key all rounder, along with James Faulkner, Glenn Maxwell and Shane Watson.
The report further said that 'Reigning ODI Player of the Year' Clint McKay would carry the bulk of the fast bowling duties, along with specialist pacemen Mitchell Johnson, Mitchell Starc and Coulter-Nile. ...
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