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Cowboys will still play Lowe in NRL trial

North Queensland coach Paul Green says he has no reason not to play Ethan Lowe in the Cowboys' NRL trial with the Gold Coast despite reports he's set to leave the club.

Warriors confirm Luke's NRL get-out clause

The Warriors have confirmed Issac Luke has a get-out clause in his NRL contract if rival clubs dangle better money, but insist they know nothing of an approach from Parramatta.

UN: Future of food under 'severe threat'

The future of food supplies is under "severe threat" because of the number of animal and plant species disappearing, a United Nations report has found.

Breakdancing on agenda for Paris Olympics

Breakdancing, surfing, skateboarding and sport climbing could all be on the agenda for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games if the French capital's organising committee has its way.

81 dead as fire guts old Dhaka district

A devastating fire has raced through densely packed buildings in a centuries-old shopping district in Bangladesh's capital, killing at least 81 people.