Chart of the day: How Australia rates in responding to child sexual abuse
Australia finishes well behind leader the UK in a study into how well countries address child sexual abuse .Read more: ABC News
And where does the ABC rate? I dare say the reason why UK is tops is from lessons learnt with the James Bulger case! All countries should learn from that! 😢
Australia and UK sign two new trade deals ahead of Brexit | Sky News AustraliaAustralia and Britain have signed off on two new trade deals that will cut down on red tape between the nations once Brexit is complete.\n\nFairfax reports High Commissioner George Brandis and his British counterpart Liam Fox signed the deal yesterday, which will ensure Australia avoids a $470 million bill once Britain leaves the EU.\n\nImage: News Corp Australia\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n\n No kidding! Is Our Government getting some commonsense? Another deal Labor will have to scrap once in government. Forget about Britain. auspol Brexit Which individuals profit this time? Certainly not Australia !!!
Rejection of Brexit deal could result in no Brexit: UK Foreign Secretary | Sky News AustraliaBritain's foreign secretary has warned that the rejection of Theresa May's Brexit deal could prevent the UK's split from the European Union. \n\nJeremy Hunt says Parliament won't allow a no-deal circumstance to take place as it could lead to 'Brexit paralysis'.\n\nThe European Commission President is set to send a letter to MPs next week reassuring those hesitant to support the agreement.\n\n\n\n\n\n\n As a Uk Citizen Thereasa Mays deal is utter shit and no on in their right mind would back it. We should leave under WTO leaving no ties. Of course. He's full of it.
Brexit campaigner released on bail after incident with UK MP | Sky News AustraliaA Brexit campaigner in the UK has been released on bail after being arrested over an incident with a Remain-supporting MP.\n\nJames Goddard was pictured surrounded by supporters in a pub in Holborn, London, immediately after leaving a police station on Saturday.\n\nMetropolitan Police said the man, who has not been charged, had been released on bail until early February.\n\nOfficers earlier confirmed the campaigner, who is in his 30s, was arrested on suspicion of public order offences that allegedly took place on Monday 7 January.\n\n\n\n\n Far more rational reporting on UK politics in Oz than you get in UK. The entire population of UK has gone nuts about Brexit. (And the entire USA population has gone nuts about Trump) Democracy Killing Itself:
UK opposition urges Theresa May to call snap election | Sky News AustraliaBritish Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has urged Prime Minister Theresa May to call a general election to break the deadlock over Brexit.\n\nIt comes ahead of a crucial vote in parliament on Ms May's Brexit strategy and Mr Corbyn claims it's 'inevitable' the PM will lose.\n\nIn a speech in West Yorkshire, the opposition leader claimed a snap poll would give the winning party a fresh mandate to move forward with the country's exit from the European Union.\n\n\n\n\n\n\n WillOfThePeople Why? What could this clown offer? I would like a positive successful government over the current debacle but this clown is just as much to blame through out the referendum he said f all and did f all and failed only a year ago yet again .
EU makes reassurances on Irish backstop in letter to UK PM | Sky News AustraliaThe European Union has written to British Prime Minister Theresa May with reassurances the Irish backstop would only be a temporary arrangement.\n\nMembers of the Democratic Unionistic party remain unconvinced and say the risk of a hard border with Ireland is too great.\n\n\n\n
Child killer ‘lured to home and stabbed 150 times’After the defendants learnt about the victim's dark past prosecutors allege he was stabbed more than 150 times while still alive, and a further 26 times after he died. 9News Maybe the justice system should take some notes =) No this is called justice I can tell you now. If someone did that to my son i wouldnt just kill the murderer. I would torture them. Does this make me a bad person? Maybe time our governments worked on that little thing called justice. Considering people cop higher sentences for fraud than childrape/murder
#fail: Fraser Anning uses UK rapper in 'African gangs' anti-immigration memeFraser Anning used a picture of a British rapper in an anti-immigration meme warning about ‘African gangs’ Anning just seems to love slandering anything. What a POS. I hope they sue the fukin pants off him. Because the African migration to England has been such a roaring success.
UK lawmakers defeat May on Brexit timetableBritish lawmakers have dealt Prime Minister Theresa May her second defeat in two days in battles over the government's plans for Brexit. 9News When women lead.
Japan PM hopes UK will avoid no-deal BrexitJapan's Shinzo Abe said that the world did not want to see a disorderly Brexit and that he fully supported British Prime Minister Theresa May's withdrawal... WRONG Yes, the Japanese know all, who cares what they think. The whole world?! Speak for yourself. Orderly Brexit is mutually exclusive to no deal.🤑
UK Conservatives on the brink of imploding over BrexitBritish Conservatives warn the Tories are on the brink of a historic split as Brexiteers and Remainers threaten to torpedo the government Brexit Where is Tommy Robinson.