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Syrian, 33, laughs as he appears in court and denies marrying his 13-year-old cousin who says she was kidnapped, sent to the Middle East and forced to wed him
A Syrian man accused of marrying his 13-year-old cousin laughed as he gave evidence to a Sydney jury. His cousin Nadia Tabbaa (pictured) was on 60 Minutes in 2014.
'God, you looked perfect': Jessica Origliasso gushes over girlfriend Ruby Rose at Pitch Perfect 3 premiere... after fans express their concern about the actress looking 'too thin'
The Veronicas singer, 32, gushed about Ruby's glam movie premiere arrival on Wednesday night, saying she ' looked perfect.'
Hunt for man 'who watched children playing in a park while performing a sex act - before apologising when a passer-by confronted him'
Police are hunting a man who was seen touching himself 'indecently' while watching children play at a public playground in Sydney on Wednesday.?
One hot mama! Michelle Bridges reveals gym-honed figure in a skimpy bikini and packs on the PDA with Steve 'Commando' Willis as couple enjoy a beach outing with their children?
Michelle Bridges, 47, reveals her gym-honed figure and packs on the PDA with Steve 'Commando' Willis on a beach outing with their children, in Sydney last Sunday.
Disqualified learner driver, 20, charged with 11 offences over horror smash that took the life of girl, 2, and left a man critically injured ?
A disqualified learner driver, 20, has been charged with 11 offences over a horror smash at Kemps Creek, Sydney's west, that took the life of a girl, 2, and left a man critically injured.
Cold case solved: 'Strong and fit' mathematician Scott Johnson was the victim of gay hate crime - with his half-naked body found at the bottom of a Sydney cliff in 1988
Spear fishermen found the 27-year-old American mathematician's naked body near Blue Fish Point at Manly's North Head in December 1988.
'I thought I was making him happy': Elite private school teacher, 34, had sex with a 17-year-old student in a classroom and a storage cupboard because she was 'very lonely'
A teacher at an elite Sydney private school who had sex with a 17-year-old student says she knew it was wrong but felt 'very lonely' at the time and was struggling with her mental health.
Look away now, Matty J! ?Bachelor star Elora Murger flaunts her stunning curves in a skimpy bikini as she catches some rays at Bondi Beach
She had her heart broken by Matty Johnson on The Bachelor earlier this year.
They're smitten! The Bachelor's Matty J cosies up to girlfriend Laura Byrne who stuns in a cut out dress at The Iconic swim show
They're rumoured to be expecting a baby together.?
'There's no semblance of fact about it': Geoffrey Rush's King Lear co-star slams 'inappropriate behaviour' claim - as the Oscar-winning actor continues to fiercely deny the allegation
Geoffrey Rush's co-star Max Cullen has jumped to his defence against an allegation of 'inappropriate behaviour' to a fellow actor on the set a Sydney production of King Lear.
Stopped to refuel! A parched Weeknd keeps the party going as he steps off his private jet in Sydney with a whisky glass in hand ahead of his national tour
?Looks like nobody told the Weeknd [aka Abel Makkonen Tesfaye] that drinking while flying is whisky business.
Simply scent-sational! Paris Hilton puts on a leggy display at a meet-and-greet for her new fragrance... after hinting at marriage to boyfriend Chris Zylka
She's the multi-talented businesswoman currently in Australia to promote her 23rd fragrance.
A very slender Ruby Rose looks tired as she flies out of Sydney airport with girlfriend Jessica Origliasso ... as fans express concern about her weight ?
The very slender star kept comfortable in an oversized red hoodie and baseball cap as she made her way into the terminal.
She's her number one fan! Roxy Jacenko wears a baggy Paris-themed T-shirt to meet Paris Hilton paired with $2,000 diamante Balenciaga heels
She was recently slammed her posing with a cigarette in a glamorous photo shoot.?
EXCLUSIVE: 'I earn more than he does': Female Muslim plumber hits back at Milo Yiannopolous - after he told her ALL followers of Islam should be kicked out of Australia
Emma Eros (pictured) took on the right-wing firebrand in a debate during his tour of Australia on Wednesday, with video of their tense discussion going viral online hours later
Need a double foam with soy milk, extra hot and stirred anti-clockwise? This cafe WON'T judge you for super-particular coffee orders - they encourage it
One Sydney cafe has taken beverage artistry to a whole new level by offering 'coffee tailoring' which caters every single cup of brew to a person's individual coffee needs.
'It's like finding a long lost love': Haute couture designer who had to give up her business on the cusp of fame 10 years ago finds success once again after showing at Paris Fashion Week
Hajar Gala, 53, shut her store in 2005 due to family issues. She had just shown a collection in Florence, was getting interest from magazines, and her Sydney store was a big success.
'He was as strong as an ox and as calm as a monk': Father of young twins killed in rock slide tragedy in Blue Mountains is remembered as 'the sweetest friend' and a 'hero' by heartbroken loved ones
The national parks worker killed in a tragic rockfall in the Blue Mountains has been identified as a veteran rock climber Dave Gliddon.
Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush, 66, denies a claim of 'inappropriate behaviour over months' on the set of King Lear theatre production in Sydney
Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has strenuously denied a claim of 'inappropriate behaviour' during a production of Shakespeare play King Lear in Sydney.
Body of worker is recovered 24 hours after he was crushed to death in a rockfall in the Blue Mountains - as his two colleagues recover in hospital
The 36-year-old contractor died at the scene and his colleagues became trapped under a section of cliff that fell from a 10-metre height at Wentworth Falls, west of Sydney, on Wednesday.
'I could never have sex again': How a vaginal mesh implant left a Sydney woman in horrific pain and her husband too scared to touch her - as hundreds launch class action
When Louise King underwent surgery to fix a prolapsed vagina in 2006, she had no idea the vaginal mesh implant she received would change her life forever.
Like you've never seen her before! Roxy Jacenko channels Kim Kardashian and sports platinum blonde extensions on a highly-stylised fashion photo shoot
Sydney PR queen Roxy Jacenko, 37, channels Kim Kardashian, and sports platinum blonde extensions on a highly-stylised fashion photo shoot.
Better than winning a meat tray! Elderly couple who'd never owned a home before scoop THREE stunning properties worth $3.4million in RSL prize draw
A Sunshine Coast couple have become property tycoons overnight after winning three stunning properties totalling $3.4 million in a charity draw.
Pictured: 'Little princess', two, killed in a horror crash with a disqualified learner driver that left her grandfather in a coma fighting for his life and her mother with two broken legs
Anelina Janet Matagia Nauer died in a horror crash as her family travelled from Griffith in south-west NSW to Sydney airport where they were going to get on a plane to Samoa.
So THAT'S how she does it! Jessica Mauboy says the secret to her unique style is getting fashion advice from her COUSIN... but admits that she also works with a professional stylist
She's known for her eye-catching red carpet style.
'I didn't want to keep sharing my makeup with my toddlers': Mother-of-two, 30, launches children's 'play' cosmetics line after she was fed up with scrubbing lipstick-covered walls
A Sydney mother sick of scrubbing lipstick-covered walls and her makeup being pillaged by toddlers took the problem into her own hands by starting a kids' cosmetics line.
Three people arrested after police find '56 stolen containers of BABY FORMULA' in car pulled over for random breath test?
Three people have been arrested after a routine random breath test led to police discovering a car-full of allegedly stolen goods including 56 containers of baby formula.
Living on Butt Street is no joke: Study finds properties on roads with embarrassing names are worth 20 PER CENT less than neighbouring homes
A high school study may have found the answer to stopping Sydney's out-of-control housing market - give every street an embarrassing name.
Police raid homes in western Sydney just two days after a man was arrested for plotting a NYE terror massacre
Nine men are behind bars following early morning raids in Sydney's southwest conducted by heavily armed police targeting drug supply across the city.
Blue Mountains walking track STILL too unstable to retrieve body of crushed worker as bushwalkers described the fatal rock collapse 'as an explosion'
A Blue Mountains walking track which claimed the life a National Parks worker is still too unstable to retrieve the body.
Police raid two homes in Sydney's north-west during investigation into 'an armed robbery at Auburn Girls' High School'
Two north-west Sydney homes have been raided by police as part of an investigation into an armed robbery at a girls high school.
Booze ban at Sydney university with beer kegs, hazing and drinking games banished from campus to prevent sexual harassment and bullying?
Sydney University will ban beer kegs and drinking games in a tough new crack down to reduce sexual misconduct and bullying within its residential colleges.?
'I'm so proud of you and all you have achieved this year': Hugh Sheridan reunites with Rebel Wilson at Pitch Perfect 3 premiere after testifying in her defamation case
?He testified in her defamation case against Bauer Media.
'I've had three sets of donations': Navy lesbian couple who are expecting their first baby share their struggles of conceiving a second child
All families go through their own struggles but some go through more trials and tribulations than most, which is the case for Leah and Tahleah Houlden-Wood from Sydney.
'I'm so lucky': Ruby Rose gushes about her girlfriend Jessica Origliasso in a heartfelt tweet amid weight concerns after the actress displayed her VERY slender frame in Sydney
She sparked concerns this week, after displaying her very slender frame at the ARIAs followed by the Pitch Perfect 3 premiere in Sydney.
'It was a moment of pure joy at a very bad time': Heartwarming moment Mother cries tears of joy as strangers and friends rally to grant sick son's dying wish of meeting John Cena
Last Tuesday, Diane Burge learned her son Hayden, 25, would be entering the final stages of his life, following a battle with heart failure.
'They fooled almost everyone': Meg Mac reveals she replaced by an IMPOSTER on the ARIA Awards red carpet in hilarious Triple J hoax
Songwriter Meg Mac was part of a prank, organised by radio station Triple J that saw an imposter take her place on the ARIAs red carpet on Tuesday
'I don't remember': Paris Hilton reveals she can't recall Harvey Weinstein 'hitting on her after following her into a women's bathroom at a gala in France when she was just 20 years old'
Paris Hilton has spoken out about Harvey Weinstein.?
It's in the genes! Supermodel Elle MacPherson catches up with her gorgeous family after touching down in Sydney ?
She's created a global brand worth millions for her stunning age-defying looks.
Mother creates extravagant 'art studio' party for her daughter's third birthday complete with doughnut wall, elaborate colouring table and paint palette cookies - but is it over the top?
A crafty Sydney mother with an eye for art organised an incredible kids' birthday party for her three-year-old daughter which turned her into a mini-Picasso for the day.
A manor fit for a rock god: Inside the $30million mansion where AC/DC's Malcolm Young escaped fame - and neighbours say they only knew he was there when they heard him pump out chords on his guitar
AC/DC rocker Malcolm Young didn't bring the chaos that comes with rock and roll back to his Sydney home, neighbours say.
Just peachy! Bachelor star Noni Janur flaunts her ample assets in a VERY skimpy bikini on a day at the beach in Sydney
Former bachelor star Noni Janur left little to the imagination when she stepped out in a very revealing two piece bikini at Sydney's Clovelly Beach
Earning her fashion stripes! Erin Holland smoulders in a quirky two-piece ensemble as she attends Pitch Perfect 3 premiere
Erin Holland, 28, stole the spotlight one again as she attended the Sydney premiere of Pitch Perfect 3 on Wednesday.
Playing it safe! Sam Frost cuts a casual figure in a blue jumpsuit as she attends the Pitch Perfect 3 Australian premiere
She's used to walking the red carpet, thanks to first finding fame on The Bachelor in 2014.
'I'm sweating more than Don Burke did with Tracy Grimshaw on A Current Affair!' Prince Wilkins reveals what REALLY happened at the ARIA Awards
Christian 'Prince' Wilkins, 22, may not have graced the stage at the ARIAs Awards this Tuesday, he certainly enjoyed an insider's view from his seat in the audience.
Leggy lady: Tegan Martin flaunts her statuesque figure in a flirty polka dot frock at the Pitch Perfect 3 premiere in Sydney
It was a breezy Tegan Martin who stepped out for the Pitch perfect 3 premiere in Sydney on Wednesday, in a flirty polka dot frock
Maybe stick to wrestling? WWE superstar John Cena steps in to bat with Australian cricketers - with hilarious results
WWE superstar John Cena may be the most successful and recognisable wrestler of all time - but it's his cricket skills that will make you want to tap out.
She parlayed being Cody Simpson's little sister into a career as a professional YouTuber and social media star.
'Send them back to the Middle East': The moment Milo Yiannopoulos tells a Muslim that he believes all followers of Islam should be 'expelled' from Australia
This is the moment right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos tells an Islamic woman that he believes Muslims should be 'expelled' from Australia and 'sent back' to the Middle East.
Coming along nicely! Karl Stefanovic's girlfriend Jasmine Yarbrough wears a low-cut dress as she oversees the finishing touches to her new Sydney shoe shop
Her Mara & Mine shoe line is getting more and more popular thanks to its huge celebrity following.?
Two days to set a table, no selfies and presidential visits: Ex-Buckingham Palace butler, 30, on life behind the scenes of the Royal residence - and the moment he met the Queen
Former butler of the Royal Family, Richard Kerrigan - originally from Kent in the UK but now lives in Sydney - has shared a glimpse into the life behind the scenes of the Buckingham Palace.
Ruby Rose sports backless black dress at the Sydney premiere of Pitch Perfect 3... after fans express concerns amid reports her weight has dropped to 'just 44kg'
Ruby Rose put on a defiant display when she attended the?Sydney premiere of her latest film, Pitch Perfect 3, on Wednesday, donning a shimmery black dress.
'Boom!' Rebel Wilson turns heads in a chic red dress and carries a graphic clutch as she leads celebrity arrivals at the Pitch Perfect 3 Australian premiere
She's just admitted that she doesn't think she's as beautiful as her Pitch Perfect 3 co-stars.?
The Veronicas' Jessica Origliasso gives a busty display going braless in a VERY low cut top as she attends the Pitch Perfect 3 premiere in Sydney with partner Ruby Rose
The Veronicas' Jessica Origliasso gave a very busty display at the Pitch Perfect 3 premiere in Sydney on Wedneday
Look away now, Ryan Phelan! Former high class escort Samantha X puts on a busty display as she works out with her hunky personal trainer
She's the former high-class escort who recently made public her relationship with Channel Seven reporter?Ryan Phelan.
'It sounded like dynamite going off': Bushwalkers hear a loud boom followed by piercing screams as a rockslide crushed a man to death and trapped two others
Bushwalkers heard screams and a 'big explosion' as a man was killed and two others badly injured in a rockslide on a popular Blue Mountains walking track.
Nailing it! Imogen Anthony flaunts eccentric style by showing off custom-made nail art design she partnered with barely-there netted frock at ARIA Awards
Instagram sensation Imogen Anthony wore an eye-watering $2.2 million choker to the ARIA Awards on Tuesday. But it was her signature quirky style that stole the show, including her bizarre nail design.
'Julia Gillard seemed like a complete p***k': Milo Yiannopoulos slams former prime minister and warns same-sex marriage laws should NOT pass - after wedding his boyfriend just weeks ago
Milo Yiannopoulos has labelled former Prime Minister Julia Gillard 'a p***k' as he arrived in Australia for his first speaking tour of the country.
No need for mistletoe! Bachelor couple Matty 'J' Johnson and Laura Byrne enjoy passionate kisses on the beach during raunchy Christmas shoot
Bachelor lovebirds Matthew 'Matty J' Johnson and Laua Byrne recently engaged in a very steamy, Christmas-themed photo shoot at Malabar Beach in Sydney.
The expansion continues! Amazon buys $7million block of land in southwest Sydney as customers wait for full rollout of site
The company opened its first local warehouse in the Melbourne suburb of Dandenong South earlier this year and last week, began an order-taking trial.
'This is the most iconic thing of 2017!' Fans go into MELTDOWN after Harry Styles kisses Lorde TWICE before accepting his award at the ARIAs
The two global singing superstars, in their 20s, are believed to be single. And when former One Direction hunk Harry Styles kissed Kiwi songstress during the ARIA Awards in Sydney on Tuesday, fans took note.
EXCLUSIVE: 'It's the ugliest building in the entire world': Milo Yiannopoulos says he's 'ready to offend' Australia - and begins by calling the Sydney Opera House a 'grotesque carbuncle'?
Right-wing firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos says he is 'ready to offend Australia'. And just minutes after arriving on Wednesday, he started with one of the country's most cherished landmarks.
Rock slide tragedy: Man killed and two others trapped against a wall with possible leg fractures after mountainside collapses onto walking track in the Blue Mountains
One person has been killed and two more trapped after a rock slide collapsed on a walking track at the Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, about 11.45am on Wednesday.
Cream interiors, plush furniture and a nude painting on the floor: Karl Stefanovic's girlfriend Jasmine Yarbrough shares a sneak peek of the modern interior of her first Australian shoe boutique
It looks as though Jasmine Yarbrough, the girlfriend of Karl Stefanovic, is set to open her first Australian boutique.
You CAN see me! The heartwarming moment WWE star John Cena makes surprise visit to a Sydney primary school leaving some overjoyed students in TEARS
He recently opened up about being bullied as a school kid, due to his scrawny appearance.
EXCLUSIVE: 'I was disappointed Waleed Aly and Karl Stefanovic weren't there': Milo Yiannopoulos slams 'terrified' journalists for not facing him as he lands in Australia - and denies his show was postponed over his outspoken views
Milo Yiannopoulos was disappointed 'terrified' TV presenters and an outspoken feminist weren't there to greet him when he landed at Sydney Airport on Wednesday.
'She was a beautiful soul': Relative of toddler, 2, killed in horror car crash with disqualified learner driver behind the wheel pays tribute to 'adorable' little girl
A two-year-old girl is dead and a 59-year-old man fighting for his life in hospital after a 20-year-old woman who was a disqualified learner driver got behind the wheel of the family car in Sydney.
Police raid up to nine homes in western Sydney a day after a man was arrested for plotting a terror attack on NYE
Australia Federal Police raided up to nine homes in Sydney's west early on Wednesday morning. A woman was arrested by Australian Federal Police at a Blacktown property.
'Maybe Hungry Jack's has gone vegan': Woman slams fast food giant after she was 'served a Chicken Royale without any meat'
A Campbelltown woman has slammed Hungry Jack's after she was served up a chicken burger without any meat.
Mother, 52, fronts court over fatal schoolyard crash in which two children were killed when a car smashed into their classroom ?
A woman is expected to face court for the first time on dangerous driving charges relating to a Sydney school crash which killed two children, aged eight and nine, on November 7.
'It's not something I want to celebrate': INXS stars Kirk Pengilly and Jon Farriss say they avoid the anniversary of Michael Hutchence's death...20 years after he died in his Sydney hotel room
INXS stars Kirk Pengilly and Jon Farriss have said that they try to avoid the anniversary of Michael Hutchence's death.
SPOILER ALERT! Home And Away hold emotional funeral for Pia Miller’s character Kat Chapman and her unborn child... after Sam Frost makes series debut by 'killing' off the policewoman
On Wednesday, the cast of Home And Away were pictured looking downcast during a solemn funeral service on set in Sydney. It's believed Pia Miller's character died after a car crash scene.
What an entrance! DJ Paris Hilton twirls and poses as she arrives in Sydney to launch her 23rd fragrance?
She's a successful businesswoman, actress, recording artist, designer, perfumer, author, reality star, and the world's highest-paid female DJ.
She's still daddy's girl! Supermodel Elle Macpherson, 53, affectionately greets her father at Sydney airport after her 'split' with husband Jeff Soffer
She's one of the world's most successful supermodels.?
Frock horror! From Imogen Anthony's bizarre mesh gown to Olympia Valance's loose-fitting metallic dress: FEMAIL spotlights the worst dressed celebrities at the 2017 ARIA Awards
From mismatched outfits to see-through gowns, FEMAIL spotlights the most daring, bizarre and notable sartorial disasters at the ARIA Awards in Sydney on Tuesday.
Making them green with envy! Rebel Wilson sports a vibrant frock as she performs a piece to camera with Hollywood heavyweight Geoffrey Rush
Pitch Perfect 3 actress Rebel Wilson, 37, performs a piece to camera with Hollywood heavyweight Geoffrey Rush, 66, in Sydney on Tuesday.
Pitch perfect! Rebel Wilson makes a statement in a sparkly gold frock at the ARIA awards... after slamming critics who say she doesn't deserve $4.5million defamation settlement
Rebel Wilson took to the stage on Tuesday night alongside Ruby Rose to present Harry Styles the Best International Artist.?
'Holy s**t!' Worse for wear Peking Duk give expletive ridden speech as they take home Apple Music's Song of the Year at the ARIAs as Harry Styles picks up Best International Artist
Peking Duk won Apple Music's Song of the Year at the 2017 ARIA Awards, on Tuesday.?
'I was literally getting nits out of my kid's hair this morning'! Kasey Chambers pokes fun at her 'weird' life as she receives Best Country Album at the ARIA Awards
On Tuesday, after her win for Best Country Album, Kasey Chambers revealed she had spent the morning getting nits out of her kid's hair