TAFE SA failings laid bare as federal regulator gives courses the all clear

TAFE SA failings laid bare as federal regulator gives courses the all clear

Updated April 04, 2018 18:34:18 TAFE SA lost sight of the quality of its training courses as it pursued a “single-minded focus on cost-cutting”, according to an independent review of the training provider commissioned by the former Labor government. The review written by independent consultants the Nous Group was commissioned …

Failings identified after wall of fire sparked by gas ignition rushes over underground miners

Failings identified after wall of fire sparked by gas ignition rushes over underground miners

Posted March 29, 2018 15:56:53 An incident in which a gas ignition sent a wall of fire over underground miners could have been deadly, the NSW Resources Regulator says. The regulator began investigating after the incident at the Chain Valley Colliery in January, and issued a prohibition notice. A group …

Vigilante threats on the rise as break-ins, car thefts, vandalism point to juvenile justice failings

Vigilante threats on the rise as break-ins, car thefts, vandalism point to juvenile justice failings

Updated March 25, 2018 13:38:33 Photo: A juvenile offender at Broome airport, one of a record number flown to Perth for imprisonment. (ABC Kimberley: Erin Parke) There are concerns about the potential for vigilante violence as residents grow increasingly frustrated by the rising rate of break-ins, car thefts and vandalism …

Ban Ki-moon discusses North Korea, Donald Trump and the United Nations’ failings

Ban Ki-moon discusses North Korea, Donald Trump and the United Nations’ failings

Updated March 24, 2018 10:18:14 Video: Ex-UN boss ‘cautiously optimistic’ about potential of Trump-Kim meeting (ABC News) The looming high-stakes meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un “will be a huge event, shaking the whole political security dynamics of North-East Asia, not to mention the …