Fact check: Can High Court justices be dual citizens? – Fact Check

Fact check: Can High Court justices be dual citizens? – Fact Check

Posted May 17, 2018 16:26:34 Photo: The Australian Constitution does not prevent dual citizens from sitting as High Court judges. Australia’s dual citizenship saga continues to claim victims, with the High Court on May 9 finding former senator Katy Gallagher – a British-Australian dual citizen at the time nominations closed …

‘Just four citizens’: the Australians who confronted Adani in India, and made a difference | Environment

I settled back into the seat as the Air India flight took off from my hometown of Sydney, unaware of just how relieved I would be to return there. I had been warned the Indian government might take a dim view of our mission to intercept the Queensland premier on …

China’s social credit system seeks to assign citizens scores, engineer social behaviour

China’s social credit system seeks to assign citizens scores, engineer social behaviour

Posted March 31, 2018 06:07:27 Video: Surveillance software identifies details about people and vehicles in Beijing.(Photo: Reuters/Thomas Peter) (The World) Chinese authorities claim they have banned more than 7 million people deemed “untrustworthy” from boarding flights, and nearly 3 million others from riding on high-speed trains, according to a report …

Canberra’s first citizens jury on compulsory third party insurance selects most radical option

Canberra’s first citizens jury on compulsory third party insurance selects most radical option

Updated March 26, 2018 08:18:49 Six months ago 50 regular people were called upon to fix Canberra’s sky-high compulsory third party car insurance, and now they’ve told the Government what to do. Insurance law is pretty dull, but if you’re one of 285,000 Canberrans with a car, the decision could …

AFL star Paddy Ryder catches alleged home intruder in citizen’s arrest

AFL star Paddy Ryder catches alleged home intruder in citizen’s arrest

Updated March 22, 2018 21:15:28 Photo: A group of three men tried to break into Paddy Ryder’s home. (AAP: Julian Smith) Port Adelaide star Paddy Ryder has carried out a citizen’s arrest after a group of intruders allegedly tried to break into his home, the football club has confirmed to …