Former NT police commissioner John McRoberts denied conflict with travel agent investigation, court told

Former NT police commissioner John McRoberts denied conflict with travel agent investigation, court told

Posted May 09, 2018 19:05:40 Photo: Former NT police commissioner John McRoberts (right) attends his trial. (ABC News: Felicity James) Former Northern Territory police commissioner John McRoberts denied having a “conflict” after text messages revealed he had been in a sexual relationship with the target of a fraud investigation, the …

Mother denied bail over child-stealing charges

Mother denied bail over child-stealing charges

Updated May 07, 2018 12:12:12 Photo: The mother’s lawyer said his client would apply for bail in the Supreme Court. (Supplied) A mother accused of stealing her two children who disappeared from Townsville four years ago has been denied bail after appearing in the Brisbane Magistrates Court. The 45-year-old was …

Sir John Monash denied field marshal promotion despite campaign supported by Malcolm Turnbull

Sir John Monash denied field marshal promotion despite campaign supported by Malcolm Turnbull

Posted April 18, 2018 18:50:06 Australia’s greatest military leader Sir John Monash will not be posthumously elevated to the highest rank in the Australian Army, the ABC understands. A campaign has been afoot to promote Sir John to field marshal, in recognition for his service on the Western Front in …

‘I’m not his property’: Abused Muslim women denied right to divorce

‘I’m not his property’: Abused Muslim women denied right to divorce

Posted April 18, 2018 05:07:57 Women apply for most Islamic divorces in Australia, but imams often refuse to grant them. Muslim leaders have condemned domestic violence, though some still teach that husbands can control their wives. This feature is part of an ongoing investigation by ABC News edited by Julia …

Chinese ‘Hugh Jackman’ Yunxiang Gao denied bail over alleged sexual assault in Sydney

Chinese ‘Hugh Jackman’ Yunxiang Gao denied bail over alleged sexual assault in Sydney

Posted April 10, 2018 14:13:23 Photo: Chinese actor Yunxiang Gao’s star had been rising back home. (Pintrest) An actor described as “the Hugh Jackman of China” will remain behind bars in Sydney after being refused bail over an alleged sexual assault. Yunxiang Gao has pleaded not guilty to two counts …

Vintage Maserati cars denied entry into Australia over asbestos testing

Vintage Maserati cars denied entry into Australia over asbestos testing

Posted March 23, 2018 15:25:11 Photo: The vintage cars will be returned to England without going on show. (Supplied: Mark Guterres) Related Story: Irreplaceable plant specimens destroyed in quarantine blunder Six vintage Maserati sportscars meant to take part in an Australian tour will be sent back overseas because it’s unclear …

Australian who helped organise controversial China book launch denied entry to Shanghai

Australian who helped organise controversial China book launch denied entry to Shanghai

Posted March 21, 2018 22:56:14 Photo: John Hugh said he faced questioning from Chinese consulate officials in Sydney before being granted a visa. (Supplied) An Australian who has been outspoken about Chinese Communist Party influence says he was denied entry to China and immediately placed on an 11-hour return flight …