Articles By Vittorio Hernandez
From Global Markets 5:48 pm
The local market extended its losses in the second half of trade, with the All Ordinaries Index (XAO) down 0.5 per cent or 29.2pts to 5446.2. The miners ended modestly firmer; however the improvements lessened this afternoon while falls from the big banks held the market back most.
From Science 4:45 pm
As people age, they feel different kinds of body pains, but yet they need to continue with their daily routine, including having sex. Since sexual activities normally involve pelvic or hip movements, some lovemaking positions that were easy to engage in during their younger days become more difficult and cause back pain.
From Sports 3:38 pm
Statements from the camp of unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather indicated that the dream match has big chances of happening in 2015.
From Sports 1:36 pm
The uniform of the Colombia women's cycling team if creating a controversy in the Tour of Tuscany because of its daring design that features a flesh-coloured cycling shorts with a design of the female genital, making it appear like the female bikers are bottomless.
From Global Markets 9:14 am
We remain fixated on the events that will unfold on Thursday morning, with trading in the currency markets suggesting expectations of a change in language are a near certainty.
From Science 8:40 am
A 31-year-old man from West Seattle is accusing an obese 28-year-old woman, Chantae Marie Gilman, of raping him while he was asleep.
From Companies 8:35 am
The Web sites of Australian carriers Telstra, Vodafone and Optus, and Cupertino-based Apple crashed because of the huge volume of demand for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
From Law 8:30 am
Sydney police arrested in Fairfield on Thursday two men who attempted to bring into the country over 100 kilogrammes of heroin and methamphetamines worth $75 million by disguising it as liquid in ice packs hidden under frozen fish fillets from Malaysia.
From Tech 8:27 am
After the Sept 9 launch of the iPhone 6, the flagship smartphone made by Cupertino-based Apple will have simultaneous roll outs in 10 countries, including Hong Kong, on Sept 19. However, despite China being one of the largest markets for Apple's gadgets, the mainland is not included in the 10 nations.
From Global Markets 8:23 am
Europe's commercial real estate investment market continued its strong growth during the first half of the year with France and Germany leading the way, Property Magazine International reported, utilising a study conducted by the CBRE Group.