Paralympic gold medallist Brayden Davidson named Elite Athlete with a Disability at SA Sports Awards

Paralympic gold medallist Brayden Davidson named Elite Athlete with a Disability at SA Sports Awards

COLLECTING accolades is fast becoming a habit for long jump sensation Brayden Davidson. The SA talent backed up last year’s Paralympic gold medal win with another stellar year on the international athletics stage. Davidson claimed T36 bronze at the World Para Athletics Championships in July – 10 months on from his breakthrough success in Rio de Janeiro. The 20-year-old’s achievements were recognised earlier this year when he was awarded the Order of Australia Medal for his service to sport. His outstanding performances were again celebrated at the SA Sports Awards…

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Nasa timelapse paints 'most complete picture of life' to date

Nasa timelapse paints 'most complete picture of life' to date

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Clive Palmer wins $150 million Pilbara iron ore royalty claim

Clive Palmer wins $150 million Pilbara iron ore royalty claim

Updated November 24, 2017 20:46:52 Photo: Citic took control of the Sino Iron project from Mr Palmer in 2006. (Stephen Stockwell: ABC) Businessman Clive Palmer’s company Mineralogy has won a Supreme Court claim for $US150 million in unpaid royalties against two Citic Pacific subsidiaries over a Pilbara iron ore project. But there is uncertainty over if and when that money will be paid, and the impact on the future of the Sino Iron project. Justice Kenneth Martin today ruled Mineralogy’s claim over $US149.4 million in unpaid royalties against Sino Iron…

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The menstruation app tackling sport's 'last taboo'

The menstruation app tackling sport's 'last taboo'

Seconds later, in a manic high-pitched voice, Clinton, then the US Secretary of State, declares that her country should “nuke” England. It’s an unfortunate turn of events. Five years on and Queen Elizabeth II and her subjects are, thankfully, still alive and well. The big red button was never pressed, of course, as the on-screen meltdown was a scene in the American sitcom “30 Rock.” The show’s creator, Tina Fey, was mocking the perceived effect menstruation has on women. But periods can be a problem. For elite athletes, gaining a…

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Dick Smith has warned Amazon will make Australians fatter

Dick Smith has warned Amazon will make Australians fatter

AMAZON’S move to Australia is set to trigger an obesity epidemic, Dick Smith has warned. The successful businessman and entrepreneur told Channel 7’s Sunrise that Amazon’s introduction to Australia and the “extreme capitalism” it preaches is set to have a devastating effect on the country. Smith claimed Amazon had sacked “typical Americans” and employment would be hit by the online giant’s move down under. “It does mean Australians will lose jobs,” Smith told Sunrise host David Koch. RELATED: Fears for nation’s obese toddlers Camera IconDick Smith believes Amazon will take…

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