George Papadopoulos: Donald Trump’s former adviser, who claimed Alexander Downer spied on him, ordered to prison

George Papadopoulos: Donald Trump’s former adviser, who claimed Alexander Downer spied on him, ordered to prison

Updated November 26, 2018 09:28:31 Photo: George Papadopoulos has accused Alexander Downer of spying on him. (Reuters/AAP) Donald Trump’s former campaign adviser, George Papadopoulos, who has also been an outspoken critic of Alexander Downer and the Australian Government, has lost his bid to avoid prison. District Court Judge Randolph Moss …

Politicians, activists fear next Interpol chief will be pro-Putin candidate Alexander Prokopchuk

Politicians, activists fear next Interpol chief will be pro-Putin candidate Alexander Prokopchuk

Posted November 21, 2018 08:04:39 Politicians, activists and lawyers are calling for the establishment of a new international crime-fighting body as speculation mounts that Interpol’s next president will be a senior Kremlin figure. Key points: Critics want a “plan B” after evidence the Interpol arrest warrant program has been abused …

What happened when Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos sat down with Australian diplomat Alexander Downer

What happened when Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos sat down with Australian diplomat Alexander Downer

Updated September 22, 2018 14:10:04 Photo: Alexander Downer and George Papadopoulos met at the Kensington Wine Rooms in May 2016. (ABC News/AAP/Reuters) An Australian foreign minister with the airs of antipodean aristocracy turns spy for his birth land, using a prized diplomatic posting to pursue oil and gas interests in …

Did George Papadopoulos just go on a Twitter rant about Alexander Downer?

Did George Papadopoulos just go on a Twitter rant about Alexander Downer?

Updated September 11, 2018 19:34:58 The owner of a Twitter account that appears to belong to former Trump aide George Papadopoulos has gone on a tirade about former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer. The tweets appear to be an attempt to undermine Mr Downer and portray him as an opponent …

Former Launceston alderman Darren Alexander puts his hand up to be Hobart’s next lord mayor

Former Launceston alderman Darren Alexander puts his hand up to be Hobart’s next lord mayor

Updated September 01, 2018 11:37:34 A former Launceston alderman has announced he will run for lord mayor of Hobart in the upcoming council elections. Darren Alexander announced his resignation from this Launceston City Council on Tuesday this week, citing the need to spend more time in Hobart. The IT businessman …

Alexander Zakharchenko: Cafe blast kills pro-Moscow rebel leader in east Ukraine

Alexander Zakharchenko: Cafe blast kills pro-Moscow rebel leader in east Ukraine

Posted September 01, 2018 06:38:07 Photo: Pro-Russian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko was fatally wounded. (Reuters: Maxim Zmeyev) Related Story: Journalist found ‘dying in a pool of blood’ faked his own death to expose Russian assassination plot Related Story: Ukrainian authorities and separatist rebels swap prisoners The leader of Russian-backed separatists …

Body found in search for missing 87yo Perth grandfather Alexander Henderson

Body found in search for missing 87yo Perth grandfather Alexander Henderson

Updated August 22, 2018 19:02:30 Photo: The body was found almost a week after Mr Henderson left his Hillarys home. (Supplied: WA Police) Related Story: ‘He goes and photographs wildflowers’: 87yo man with severe dementia missing for fourth night The search for 87-year-old Alexander Henderson, who had severe dementia, has …

Alexander Henderson’s family appeals for help as search for missing 87yo man enters third day

Alexander Henderson’s family appeals for help as search for missing 87yo man enters third day

Posted August 19, 2018 14:40:05 Photo: Alexander Henderson’s family say they hope he is still around Perth’s northern suburbs. (Supplied: WA Police) Related Story: Body believed to be missing grandfather Ian Collett located in bushland near Perth Related Story: Volunteers rally to continue search for missing Perth grandfather with dementia …

Alexander Downer hits out at Rebekha Sharkie supporters over Mayo campaign ‘abuse’

Alexander Downer hits out at Rebekha Sharkie supporters over Mayo campaign ‘abuse’

Updated July 28, 2018 18:40:03 Former foreign affairs minister Alexander Downer has accused supporters of Mayo candidate Rebekha Sharkie of directing “horrible hate” at his family during his daughter Georgina’s campaign for the seat. It followed a post from his wife on a local Facebook group asking people to vote …

Alexander the Great hopes dashed as massive black coffin in Alexandria turns out to contain mummified family

Alexander the Great hopes dashed as massive black coffin in Alexandria turns out to contain mummified family

Updated July 20, 2018 11:08:56 Related Story: The secret tattoos of the ancient Egyptians Egyptian archaeologists have dashed hopes that a newly-discovered ancient sarcophagus might contain the remains of Alexander the Great, finding instead what appeared to be a mummified family of three swimming in red liquid. Key points: The …