The Sydney Morning Herald Italian backpacker's near miss with accused tourist killer Pande Veleski 2016-12-03T21:32:14.000000Z An Italian backpacker has described how she nearly hitched a ride with alleged killer Pande Veleski just hours before he allegedly stabbed a tourist to death at an isolated road stop in the Northern Territory. Revealed: Double life of high-flying AllRound Access CEO Savas Guven 2016-12-03T21:09:12.000000Z Savas Guven is not his only name – and his alter ego has a very different life story. WA's booming Gnomesville puts strain on gnome housing 2016-12-03T21:04:29.000000Z In many ways, the quirky community of Gnomesville is no different from any other property hot spot. 'Utterly unnecessary': Donald Trump slammed for provoking tensions with China 2016-12-03T21:02:06.000000Z A diplomatically explosive phone call between president-elect Donald Trump and the president of Taiwan risks provoking a cold war between the United States and China with potentially catastrophic economic and security implications for the region and the world, according to Bob Carr China lodges diplomatic protest after Donald Trump's call with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen 2016-12-03T21:01:36.000000Z China has lodged a diplomatic protest after US President-elect Donald Trump broke with decades of diplomatic protocol by holding direct talks with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen. New electricity technology hailed a game-changer for Australia's remote towns 2016-12-03T20:50:36.000000Z New 'microgrid' to be built in Kalbarri WA aims to make power more reliable for regional communities. Fears up to 40 dead in California warehouse dance party fire 2016-12-03T20:50:26.000000Z Authorities fear up to 40 people may have died after a massive fire broke out during a late-night party in a warehouse that housed artist studios in Oakland, California. Luckless and limp Wallabies badly need the beach after another England loss 2016-12-03T20:42:44.000000Z Not for first time the 50-50 calls went against Australia although England are clearly the better side. England continue year of dominance over Wallabies with 37-21 win at Twickenham 2016-12-03T20:42:08.000000Z England have continued their dominance over the Wallabies, running out 37-21 winners at Twickenham on the back of a sensational second half from the hosts that will only deepen the wounds of a humiliating series loss in June. Australia v England: how the Wallabies players rated 2016-12-03T20:41:44.000000Z A breakdown of how each Australian player performed in the Wallabies' 37-21 loss to England at Twickenham Stadium on Saturday.