Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in meet in Pyongyang for high-stakes summit

Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in meet in Pyongyang for high-stakes summit

Updated September 18, 2018 13:46:00 North Korean leader Kim Jong-un greeted Moon Jae-in with hugs and smiles as the South Korean President arrived in Pyongyang for a third summit between the two, aimed at advancing faltering nuclear talks and officially ending the Korean War. Key points: Hundreds of North Koreans …

How Australia’s Justice Michael Kirby helped India’s first openly gay prince combat sex ban

How Australia’s Justice Michael Kirby helped India’s first openly gay prince combat sex ban

By Gary Nunn Updated September 18, 2018 14:07:30 Photo: Manvendra Singh Gohil recently announced plans to open his palace as a community centre for LGBT people. (Facebook: Manvendra Singh Gohil) The recent unanimous ruling by India’s Supreme Court to decriminalise gay sex in a country of 1.3 billion people was …

Inmate Jamie McCrossen’s father shakes son’s hand during court bid for freedom, wipes away tears

Inmate Jamie McCrossen’s father shakes son’s hand during court bid for freedom, wipes away tears

Posted September 18, 2018 14:09:46 Photo: McCrossen has been held in the Risdon Prison complex for 28 years. (ABC News: David Hudspeth) One of the Tasmania’s longest serving prisoners has shaken his father’s hand and told him on the witness stand that he loves him. Jamie Gregory McCrossen, 46, was …

Mental Health Clinician – Horsham Infant & Child

Mental Health Clinician – Horsham Infant & Child

Mental Health Clinician RPN3, P2, SW2, OT2 Horsham Infant and Child Mental Health Services Fixed Term – Full Time (Possibility of ongoing) An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Mental Health Clinician to undertake an ongoing position on of the Infant and Child Mental Health Team based at Horsham. Ballarat …

Barnaby Joyce sexual harassment allegation: Catherine Marriott speaks out | Australia news

Rural advocate Catherine Marriott has spoken out about her allegations of sexual harassment against former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce, saying she was “terrified” over what to do about the complaint. “He was a very popular Ag Minister at that time, and I didn’t … I was … I’m just …

Shopper claims she found needle in apple from Sydney supermarket

Shopper claims she found needle in apple from Sydney supermarket

Posted September 18, 2018 15:15:47 New South Wales police are investigating claims a woman found a needle inside an apple she bought from a Woolworths in Sydney’s north-west. The sharp object was reportedly discovered inside a Pink Lady apple, which was purchased in a packet of six from a supermarket …

Leave no dark corner – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Leave no dark corner – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

By China correspondent Matthew Carney Updated September 18, 2018 14:11:58 China is building a digital dictatorship to exert control over its 1.4 billion citizens. For some, “social credit” will bring privileges — for others, punishment. Dandan Fan is very much the modern Chinese woman. A marketing professional, she’s diligent and …

Motion of inclusion in ‘ground zero’ of gay rights campaign helps repair Ulverstone’s ‘torn social fabric’

Motion of inclusion in ‘ground zero’ of gay rights campaign helps repair Ulverstone’s ‘torn social fabric’

Updated September 18, 2018 15:56:30 Photo: Members of the Ulverstone community turned out to hear the council’s motion of support. (Supplied: Rodney Croome) Related Story: Gay rights activist Rodney Croome invites LGBTIQ community to tie the knot in Tasmania Related Story: Couples across Australia marry minutes after same-sex marriage becomes …

Christmas Casuals – adidas Store Melbourne Locations

Christmas Casuals – adidas Store Melbourne Locations

We are currently looking for Christmas Casuals to be part of the adidas reatail team during the festive season! We are currently looking for Christmas casuals in our VIC store locations. adidas’ commitment to our people is integral to the success of our retail team. We offer a true retail …

Bid to stop discounting of jail terms heads to Tasmania’s Upper House

Bid to stop discounting of jail terms heads to Tasmania’s Upper House

Posted September 18, 2018 19:46:37 Tasmania’s Opposition will attempt to amend the Government’s legislation to end early release for prisoners who display good behaviour when the bill goes before the Legislative Council. It passed the House of Assembly unchanged on Tuesday, despite a bid by Labor to force amendments would …