David Goodall ends his life at 104 with a final powerful statement on euthanasia

David Goodall ends his life at 104 with a final powerful statement on euthanasia

Posted May 10, 2018 20:42:32 Photo: David Goodall has ended his life through voluntary euthanasia in Switzerland at the age of 104. (ABC News: Hugh Sando) David Goodall has fulfilled his final wish and taken his life through assisted suicide in a Swiss clinic, in a powerful statement in favour …

Fact check: Are there powerful precedents which break with protocol for posthumously promoting John Monash to field marshal? – Fact Check

Fact check: Are there powerful precedents which break with protocol for posthumously promoting John Monash to field marshal? – Fact Check

Posted April 25, 2018 05:59:46 Photo: Opposition Leader Bill Shorten says that there are “powerful precedents” which “break with normal protocol” for posthumously promoting General Sir John Monash to field marshal. (ABC News: Nicholas Haggarty) The claim The week before the 2018 ANZAC Day commemoration, newspapers reported that the Turnbull …

Workers flee powerful avalanche at French ski resort

Workers flee powerful avalanche at French ski resort

Posted April 13, 2018 13:30:56 A group of road workers have narrowly avoided a powerful avalanche at a French ski resort in Tignes. Dramatic footage of the workers fleeing as the snow swept down the mountain was captured on camera. The workers can be heard laughing as the snow cascades …

Penrith Panthers too powerful for North Queensland Cowboys in 33-14 NRL win

Penrith Panthers too powerful for North Queensland Cowboys in 33-14 NRL win

Updated March 29, 2018 23:55:04 Photo: James Maloney (R) is congratulated by teammate Dean Whare after scoring for the Panthers. (AAP: Michael Chambers) A James Maloney masterclass has helped Penrith to a significant win over North Queensland, with the Panthers comprehensively accounting for the Cowboys 33-14 in Townsville. Maloney had …

Penrith Panthers too powerful for North Queensland Cowboys in 33-14 NRL win

Penrith Panthers too powerful for North Queensland Cowboys in 33-14 NRL win

Updated March 29, 2018 22:54:50 Photo: James Maloney (R) is congratulated by teammate Dean Whare after scoring for the Panthers. (AAP: Michael Chambers) A James Maloney masterclass has helped Penrith to a significant win over North Queensland, with the Panthers comprehensively accounting for the Cowboys 33-14 in Townsville. Maloney had …

Victoria Police should ‘resist the trend’ towards militarisation with new powerful weapons

Victoria Police should ‘resist the trend’ towards militarisation with new powerful weapons

Posted March 29, 2018 18:35:35 Photo: We need to be careful about militarising the police, Mr Goldsworthy said. (ABC News: Margaret Burin ) An expert has warned arming Victorian Police with military-style semi-automatic firearms could risk militarising the police force, putting us on a similar path to the United States. …

Chinese President Xi Jinping: now that he is all powerful, what will he do next?

Chinese President Xi Jinping: now that he is all powerful, what will he do next?

By China correspondent Matthew Carney Updated March 21, 2018 13:54:38 Photo: Chinese President Xi Jinping now has total control over the Party, the state, and the military. (Reuters: Nicolas Asfouri) Related Story: Australia’s strategic concerns over Beijing’s trillion-dollar ‘new Silk Road’ Related Story: China plans new Silk Road to dominate …