Religious organisations in Australia should be required to report child abuse

A child abuse survivor says religious organisations in all Australian states and territories should be required to report historical child sexual abuse. Each state and territory has its own laws on mandatory reporting. A child abuse survivor says religious organisations in all Australian states and territories should be required to report historical child sexual abuse….

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Joyce’s Fury: Turnbull’s Downfall

Barnaby Joyce expresses his anger towards the prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, leading to their political partnership’s downfall. Barnaby Joyce watched the prime minister’s press conference on TV with molten fury, his weathervane face deepening in colour from scarlet to crimson.”I didn’t see him as a prime minister. I just saw him as an idiot.” By…

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Australian government insider accuses Israeli ambassador of making ‘amateurish’ comments

An Australian government insider has accused the Israeli ambassador of making “shockingly amateurish and counterproductive” comments in a rift over the potential to reinstate funding to a key UN agency. An Australian government insider has accused the Israeli ambassador of making “shockingly amateurish and counterproductive” comments in a rift over the potential to reinstate funding…

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Labor to Announce Massive WA Wind Farm as Part of Emission Reduction Plan

The Albanese Government, in collaboration with the WA government, is set to announce a significant area reserved for offshore wind farms as part of their plan to reduce state government emissions by 80% by 2030. However, concerns are raised about the potential environmental damage and displacement of the fishing industry. ‘Ideologically driven fantasy’: Labor set…

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NSW’s ‘Most Wanted’ Weeds

Floods and extreme weather causing greater spread of weeds, while weed spraying interrupted by rain and wind. Posters of Cowra’s most wanted hang from a fence near the shopping centre. The fugitives are invasive plants: fire weed, Chilean needle grass, parthenium and sticky nightshade. Floods and extreme weather causing greater spread of seeds, buds and…

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