Crown Prince Frederik: the former party prince who will be Denmark’s next king | Denmark

A rebellious teen turned climate-conscious family man, Denmark’s future king is the embodiment of the country’s relaxed, liberal monarchy. Passionate about the environment, Crown Prince Frederik has discreetly imposed himself in the shadow of his hugely popular mother, Queen Margrethe II, championing Denmark and its drive to find solutions to the climate crisis. “When the … Read more

Centrelink payments including Youth Allowance, disability pension and Austudy increase with indexation from start of new year

Almost one million Australians will see an increase to their welfare support payments with the start of a new calendar year. More than 936,000 people receiving youth, student or carer support will see a 6 per cent boost to their payments with indexation taking effect from January 1. The payments’ routine indexation happens annually in … Read more

‘I can’t celebrate 2023 now’: Jack Grealish ‘devastated’ by burglary | Manchester City

Jack Grealish has spoken of his devastation and the “traumatic experience” of burglars targeting his home. Raiders struck at the England and Manchester City midfielder’s Cheshire mansion during his club’s Premier League match at Everton on Wednesday. Members of Grealish’s family and his fiancee, Sasha Atwood, were reportedly watching the televised match at the property … Read more

Vladimir Putin praises military in New Year’s address

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has said goodbye to 2023 in a New Year’s speech in front of the Kremlin, hailing 2024 as the “year of family”. He made little mention of the war in Ukraine but praised his soldiers fighting in it as “heroes at the forefront of the fight for truth”. The speech was … Read more