Gilmore preselection: Ann Sudmalis facing challenge after Jane Prentice shock defeat

Gilmore preselection: Ann Sudmalis facing challenge after Jane Prentice shock defeat

Posted May 17, 2018 00:01:13 A concerted campaign is underway to save the political career of a female MP in Malcolm Turnbull’s Government, following the shock preselection defeat of Queensland Liberal Jane Prentice. The ABC understands Liberal MP Ann Sudmalis is facing a challenge from South Coast real estate agent …

Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Lucy Gichuhi’s political career facing abrupt end as Liberals fail to embrace newest member

Updated May 15, 2018 13:42:23 The political career of one of the Liberal Party’s newest members, Lucy Gichuhi, is at risk of coming to an abrupt end at the next election. Senator Gichuhi defected to the Liberals in February, making the shock announcement alongside Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who described …

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Iran deal or no deal? Donald Trump facing serious international pressure not to walk away – Donald Trump’s America

Updated May 08, 2018 09:26:46 It was one of Donald Trump’s signature campaign platforms. At rally after rally across the country he described then-US president Barack Obama’s Iran nuclear pact as “disastrous” and the “worst deal ever”. “This deal, if I win, will be a totally different deal. This will …

New GDPR privacy laws could leave Australian companies facing massive fines for data leaks

New GDPR privacy laws could leave Australian companies facing massive fines for data leaks

Updated May 08, 2018 08:34:10 Have you received a message from Twitter lately about protecting your data? Has eBay contacted you about your privacy rights? These companies, and others, are getting on the front foot ahead of a new privacy law coming into effect in the European Union this month. …

The dilemma facing Justin Langer, David Warner’s return

The dilemma facing Justin Langer, David Warner’s return

AUSTRALIAN cricket is undergoing its most significant overhaul in recent memory after a shattering ball tampering controversy in South Africa saw Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft axed from the Test team and longstanding coach Darren Lehmann tearfully resigning. New coach Justin Langer, a revered servant of the baggy …

Telstra facing questions over damaged cable that let triple-0 calls go unanswered

Telstra facing questions over damaged cable that let triple-0 calls go unanswered

Updated May 04, 2018 14:18:11 Telstra is under pressure to explain how damage to one cable in regional New South Wales overnight let triple-0 calls from around Australia go unanswered. The cable, one of the network’s three major links nationally, was cut in the early hours of the morning. It …

AMP facing threat of several shareholder class actions for misleading ASIC over ‘fee for no service’ scandal

AMP facing threat of several shareholder class actions for misleading ASIC over ‘fee for no service’ scandal

Updated April 23, 2018 19:20:12 Video: AMP says ‘it’s not acceptable’ that clients not yet told they received inappropriate advice. (ABC News) Related Story: AMP chair has ‘serious questions to answer’ amid royal commission Related Story: ‘It’s not acceptable’: AMP apologises for compensation delays Wealth management giant AMP could face …

Facebook facing class action over facial recognition software

Facebook facing class action over facial recognition software

Updated April 17, 2018 16:56:41 A US federal judge has ruled that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission. Facebook created a template that automatically tags people when a photo is uploaded to the …

The military forces facing each other in Syria

The military forces facing each other in Syria

Updated April 14, 2018 16:28:44 Video: Missiles streak across the night sky over Damascus (ABC News) Related Story: Trump unleashes Syria barrage in response to ‘evil’ chemical attack Map: Syrian Arab Republic For the second time in just over a year, the world’s most powerful military has attacked Syria, but …

PNG earthquake: Women and children facing ‘double trauma’ from quake and tribal fighting

PNG earthquake: Women and children facing ‘double trauma’ from quake and tribal fighting

Posted April 02, 2018 07:23:51 Photo: The PNG Government says 35,000 people have been displaced by the earthquake. (ABC News: Eric Tlozek) Made homeless by tribal enemies who kidnapped and gang-raped her last year, *Mary fled to a neighbouring village in Papua New Guinea’s highlands to seek shelter. “I was …