Last year's Melbourne Cup saw The Cliffsofmoher became the sixth horse to die as a result of the race since 2013.
Victoria Racing Club officials have pulled a Swifty to ensure there will be a new race that stops a nation on Melbourne Cup day.
The Coalition for the Protection of Racehorses is now ramping up its counter-social media campaign, encouraging supporters to revisit the #NupToTheCup hashtag.
Worldwide pop sensation Taylor Swift has been confirmed to be performing for all those frocked up people.
"I can't wait to come to Melbourne, and I can't wait to come to the Melbourne Cup", she said "I've heard so much about the race". An event where at least 6 horses have been killed over the past 6 years'.
Trump talks gun safety with bipartisan trio of senators
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is refusing to advance any legislation without knowing whether the president would sign it. Democrats are demanding a Senate vote on House-passed legislation that would expand background checks to all private sales.
Response To Reports Of Foreign Nationals Detained In Iran
One source close to Ms King said the couple had "no idea" that they were at risk of arrest while travelling through Iran. All three Australians are held at the notorious Evin jail, north of Tehran, which is used to house political prisoners.
Enormous Flying Dinosaur Species Discovered in Canada
It's not much smaller than the largest pterosaur ever found, excavated in Germany, which had a wingspan of about 12 metres. The specimen uncovered in 1992 belonged to a young Cryodrakon , and it featured a 5-metre-wide wingspan.
Singer Taylor Swift arrives for the 2019 iHeart Radio Music Awards at the Microsoft theatre on March 14, 2019, in Los Angeles.
"That's true and it's something that I'm very excited about doing", Swift told Good Morning America in August.
Greens senator Mehreen Faruqi tweeted: "I like our Friday afternoons listening to @TaylorSwift13 within the workplace, however I really feel the other in regards to the Melbourne Cup".
VRC chief executive Neil Wilson said he had been considering Swift for a while.
Swift's performance is scheduled to take place in the Mounting Yard, enabling general admission ticketholders to take part in the spectacle.
After his body arrived home, though, Mugabe's final burial place became a point of dispute between his family and government. It was later taken to Mr Mugabe's Harare villa, known as the Blue Roof, where family and supporters gathered to mourn.
No, I would have liked for him to return but I think we have a spectacular squad and can achieve everything without him. He really wanted to come. "And with him on the sponsorship and image front the club would have also taken a step up".
Now, the final Test of this Ashes summer will mark Bayliss's 59th, and final, Test as England head coach. There's been great spirit throughout. "People can make of it what they like but that's the truth".
The disturbance near The Bahamas is still forecast to move into the eastern Gulf of Mexico this weekend. The other system is a tropical wave located off of the west coast of Africa and the Cabo Verde Islands.
Schumacher was taken to a cardiovascular ward on a gurney with a covering that hid his body and face, the Daily Mail reported. Le Parisien cited an unnamed nurse at the hospital who provided the update on the German.
Congress is entitled to cancel their U.S. passports or could freeze their assets", a participant told RFA on Sunday. The Chinese increased pursuit of authority and domestic oppression are the cause of the Hong Kong turmoil, he said.
Globally, the United States continues to dominate the ranking, with 172 institutions overall and 60 in the top 200. Auckland University of Technology (AUT) moved from the 301-350 band a year ago to the 251-300 band.
The company is also separately negotiating with the Justice Department to resolve federal criminal and civil investigations. Purdue is expected to file for bankruptcy as soon as this weekend or next, according to Reuters .
The data shows that tariffs cost American business and consumers $6.8 billion in July, the highest monthly total in US history. US President Donald Trump will delay a planned tariff hike on $250bn (£202.8bn) of Chinese goods as a "gesture of good will".
An estimated 2,500 people are listed as missing in the Bahamas in Hurricane Dorian's aftermath , the government said Wednesday. Dorian was packing sustained winds of 185mph (295km/h) when it made landfall at Elbow Cay on the Abacos on 1 September.
Saudi Arabia’s oil minister says market must be balanced
After studying management at King Fahd University in Dhahran, he first became an adviser in the energy ministry in the late 1980s. This is driving prices higher this week because it indicates that he's willing to be proactive in supporting prices.
WA setting world benchmark in cancer survival
On hard pancreatic cancer, survival in this country showed lowest improvement of all over the two decades, at -0.6 percent. This was especially so for cancers with a poor prognosis - cancer of the oesophagus, stomach, pancreas and lung.
Apple launches Watch Series 5 with always-on display
There have been other tweaks, such as a new display driver to ensure the Apple Watch Series 5 doesn't glug down electrical juice. The Apple Watch Series 5 will be available in aluminum and stainless steel finishes as well as new titanium and ceramic models.
Water found at exoplanet with right temperatures for life
Astronomers detect the atmospheres by analyzing light from the host star as the exoplanet passes in front of it, or transits. Further studies are required to estimate cloud coverage and the percentage of atmospheric water present.