Australian Conservatives senator Cory Bernardi wins award for nicotine vaping advocacy

Australian Conservatives senator Cory Bernardi wins award for nicotine vaping advocacy

Posted April 30, 2018 14:06:57 Photo: Cory Bernardi said his support for vaping came from his own smoking struggles. Australian Conservatives senator Cory Bernardi has accepted an industry award for promoting the legalisation of nicotine in e-cigarettes. Key points: Cory Bernardi has won an industry award for supporting vaping The …

ABC journalist Richard Baines picks up Tasmania’s top media award for second year

ABC journalist Richard Baines picks up Tasmania’s top media award for second year

Posted April 27, 2018 22:02:12 Photo: Richard Baines was described as the “must watch” journalist in Tasmania. (ABC News: Tony King) The ABC’s Richard Baines has taken out Tasmania’s top journalism award for the second consecutive year. Baines was named Tasmania’s Journalist of the Year at the Media Entertainment and …

Natalie Portman snubs Israeli award ceremony over Benjamin Netanyahu speech, violence by leadership

Natalie Portman snubs Israeli award ceremony over Benjamin Netanyahu speech, violence by leadership

Posted April 21, 2018 17:31:16 Photo: Portman’s representative had said recent events in Israel were “extremely distressing to her”. (AP: Jordan Strauss) Oscar award-winning actress Natalie Portman has said she chose not to attend a ceremony in Israel to accept a million-dollar prize because she did not want to be …