Australian women dominate Dubai Sevens en route to the trophy

Australia’s rugby women have dominated the Dubai Sevens tournament, winning all five of their matches, including a consummate victory in the final against Fiji, to lift the prestigious title. Key points: Australia’s women scored 163 points and conceded only 39 through their five games at the Dubai Sevens Charlotte Caslick said the team was disappointed … Read more

‘Declaration of war’: Pacific islands blast COP26 pledges

The United Nations COP26 Climate Change Conference held in Glasgow this month was billed as the last chance to save the future of life on earth by ensuring global warming did not exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit). There were notable pledges by participating nations to roll back the use of coal and fossil … Read more