Academic David Goodall turns 104 and his birthday wish is to die in peace

Academic David Goodall turns 104 and his birthday wish is to die in peace

Updated April 04, 2018 07:43:36 Video: Professor David Goodall celebrates his 104th birthday (ABC News) David Goodall turns 104 today. But truth be told, he takes no pleasure in getting older. If he could be granted one birthday wish, it would be to die. “I greatly regret having reached that …

Invocare dominating funeral industry means customers not getting good deals, academic says

Invocare dominating funeral industry means customers not getting good deals, academic says

Posted March 28, 2018 09:19:22 Photo: In addition to funeral homes, InvoCare runs cemeteries and crematoria. (ABC: John Gunn) Related Story: Funeral home comparison website riles up industry Funerals are a $1 billion industry in Australia but critics think a lack of competition means customers aren’t getting a good deal. …

University of Queensland academic quits amid sexual misconduct allegation

University of Queensland academic quits amid sexual misconduct allegation

Updated March 27, 2018 10:42:18 Photo: UQ said it took its obligations to investigate any allegation extremely seriously. (ABC News: Giulio Saggin) The University of Queensland (UQ) has defended its handling of an alleged sexual misconduct case after the resignation of a senior academic accused of assaulting a colleague. UQ …