Budget 2018: ABC News boss Gaven Morris says there’s ‘no more fat to cut’ after funding reduced

Budget 2018: ABC News boss Gaven Morris says there’s ‘no more fat to cut’ after funding reduced

Posted May 10, 2018 14:45:35 Photo: Gaven Morris says the ABC’s per-capita funding is lower than that of other public broadcasters. (ABC News) Related Story: ABC funding frozen in $84 million hit to bottom line ABC News director Gaven Morris says there is “no more fat to cut at the …

‘You can’t be hairy, fat and ageing’: Why beauty is becoming a moral imperative for us all – RN

‘You can’t be hairy, fat and ageing’: Why beauty is becoming a moral imperative for us all – RN

Updated April 28, 2018 09:57:09 Photo: With her thin frame, and his tanned features, Amal and George Clooney exemplify modern beauty ideals. (Getty images: Anthony Harvey) Beauty has traditionally been categorised as a gendered practice — a “trivial” pursuit, grounded in subjectivity, that occupies one full half of the species. …

Top WA executives get fat termination payouts up to $500,000, Treasurer Ben Wyatt confirms

Top WA executives get fat termination payouts up to $500,000, Treasurer Ben Wyatt confirms

Posted April 26, 2018 16:38:16 The WA Government has forked out more than $15 million to get rid of some of the state’s highest paid bureaucrats as part of its shakeup of the public sector. New figures released by the Public Sector Commission confirmed 75 departed executives received payouts worth …

Childhood obesity: The Singapore fat camps where children are shamed for being overweight

Childhood obesity: The Singapore fat camps where children are shamed for being overweight

By Herlyn Kaur Posted April 11, 2018 16:05:35 Photo: At least one in four Australian children are overweight, data suggests. (Flickr: Kiril Pipo) In the fight against obesity, government-sponsored fat camps that shame young children into losing weight seem like an extreme approach to public health. But that is exactly …