Budget 2018: ABC funding frozen in $84 million hit to bottom line

Budget 2018: ABC funding frozen in $84 million hit to bottom line

Updated May 08, 2018 21:02:42 The Government has announced it will freeze the ABC’s annual funding indexation for three years from July 2019, costing the organisation $84 million. External Link: @gavmorris: “Let’s be clear… ABC indexation freeze plus direct cuts to abc news funding amounts to over 120 million disinvestment …

‘A race to the bottom’: how Australia imported its asylum seeker policies from the US | Australia news

In August 2001, at the height of the Tampa crisis – 433 rescued asylum seekers on board a freight ship seeking landfall in Australia – the Australian government made a call to an American bureaucrat, then in Geneva, and asked him to the embassy. Years earlier, the bureaucrat had been …

‘Twerking era bottom pinching isn’t overtly sexual’, magistrate says, finding policeman not guilty

‘Twerking era bottom pinching isn’t overtly sexual’, magistrate says, finding policeman not guilty

Posted March 29, 2018 17:16:13 Photo: Sergeant Ramsden, leaving the South Hedland justice complex, was found not guilty. (ABC North West: Kendall O’Connor) A Western Australian police officer who grabbed a woman on the bottom at a sporting event in the state’s north-west has been found not guilty of indecent …