ASIS boss Paul Symon defends handling of top secret Balibo documents

ASIS boss Paul Symon defends handling of top secret Balibo documents

Posted April 27, 2018 23:38:47 The head of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (ASIS) has made a historic appearance before a tribunal to argue intelligence files on East Timor and Indonesia cannot yet be released because his agency is too busy. In what is believed to be the first case …

AFL chief Gillon McLachlan defends league’s handling of sexual harassment claims

AFL chief Gillon McLachlan defends league’s handling of sexual harassment claims

Updated April 27, 2018 23:09:24 AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says the league will respect confidentiality agreements in sexual harassment cases as long as the issue has been resolved between the two parties. Fremantle hit the headlines earlier this month when it was reported an official made a secret payment …

'Amber Rudd's handling will do her no favours': your best comments today

Interesting discussion on site today stemmed from the home secretary’s comments on crime rates Reaction to a leaked report on crime rates and police cuts provoked some of the most interesting discussion on site today. We’re also looking at your views under a new series from Australia. Related: Corbyn berates …

NT Police criticised over fatal handling of 70yo sleeping man

NT Police criticised over fatal handling of 70yo sleeping man

Updated April 06, 2018 18:22:17 The Northern Territory coroner has criticised NT Police over the death of a man in March 2016, saying its care and treatment of the man was inadequate and his death may have been preventable. Key points: 70yo man slipped and hit his head on a …