Annual general meetings reveal what some directors really think of shareholders, and it’s not a good look

Annual general meetings reveal what some directors really think of shareholders, and it’s not a good look

Posted May 21, 2018 06:34:18 At the recent AMP annual general meeting, the company’s interim chairman Mike Wilkins asked shareholders to judge directors on their actions. His plea to the 300 or so people at the meeting came during a lengthy apology for the scandals around AMP which saw the …

Craig McLachlan ‘rarely leaves home’ following misconduct allegations, court documents reveal

Craig McLachlan ‘rarely leaves home’ following misconduct allegations, court documents reveal

Updated May 18, 2018 13:00:46 Photo: The court heard McLachlan was the subject of allegations dating back to the 1990s. (Facebook: Craig McLachlan) Actor Craig McLachlan has become “reclusive” and “rarely leaves home” since the ABC and Fairfax published stories accusing him of misconduct, a court has been told. In …

Hobart homelessness up 21 per cent, figures reveal, but government rejects data

Hobart homelessness up 21 per cent, figures reveal, but government rejects data

Posted May 15, 2018 20:41:37 Photo: The homeless situation had worsened since the rental crisis, TasCoss said. (ABC News) Homelessness in Hobart rose by 21 per cent over five years, new figures have revealed. The Launch Housing Australian Homeless Monitor, released today, showed Hobart had the fourth-highest increase in the …

Secret recordings reveal Horizon Power manager’s conduct breach, CCC told

Secret recordings reveal Horizon Power manager’s conduct breach, CCC told

Posted May 08, 2018 18:54:51 Photo: Mr Thomas was recorded as saying he would “seek forgiveness” if his conflict of interest was discovered. (ABC News: Rebecca Trigger) Secret recordings of phone calls played in the Corruption and Crime Commission between a senior manager at one of WA’s biggest power suppliers …

Dubai princess Sheikha Latifa ‘missing’, human rights group urges UAE to reveal whereabouts

Dubai princess Sheikha Latifa ‘missing’, human rights group urges UAE to reveal whereabouts

Posted May 07, 2018 17:57:24 Photo: The woman claiming to be Princess Latifa bin Mohammad al-Maktoum, daughter of the Emirate’s ruler. (YouTube: Escape from Dubai) Related Story: Family fears Australian held on spying charge in UAE could face firing squad Map: United Arab Emirates Dubai is under pressure to reveal …

Secret M5 East documents reveal NSW Government’s $700m blowout: Labor

Secret M5 East documents reveal NSW Government’s $700m blowout: Labor

Posted May 03, 2018 16:18:08 Leaked internal documents obtained by the State Opposition reveal the NSW Government is facing a more than $700 million cost blowout on the new M5 section of Sydney’s WestConnex project. Labor says the leaked documents, which it made public today, show the contractor delivering the …

Scientists wait for a ‘marsquake’ to reveal what’s hidden below the surface of Mars

Scientists wait for a ‘marsquake’ to reveal what’s hidden below the surface of Mars

Posted April 30, 2018 15:19:14 Photo: Artist rendition of what the interior of Mars may look like. (NASA) Scientists are hoping an upcoming journey to Mars will reveal what’s under the surface of the Red Planet. But they will not be mining to the core, instead they plan to wait …

David Copperfield had to break a magician’s golden rule: never reveal the secrets behind your tricks

David Copperfield had to break a magician’s golden rule: never reveal the secrets behind your tricks

Posted April 20, 2018 10:32:34 Photo: Magician David Copperfield is worth about $61.5 million, according to Forbes. (Reuters: Danny Moloshok) A magician never reveals his secrets. But David Copperfield had to break that golden rule after a court required he reveal the process behind one of his tricks during a …

NT youth detention documents reveal violent assaults, including alleged detainee rape

NT youth detention documents reveal violent assaults, including alleged detainee rape

Updated April 18, 2018 06:21:12 Video: Alleged rape among NT youth detention incidents (ABC News) A series of violent Northern Territory youth detention incidents, including the alleged rape of one detainee by another last year, have been revealed in documents obtained by the ABC under freedom of information laws. Key …

Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen forced to reveal Fox News host Sean Hannity as client – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen forced to reveal Fox News host Sean Hannity as client – Donald Trump’s America

Updated April 17, 2018 09:17:19 Photo: Sean Hannity has been named as one of Michael Cohen’s clients. (AP: Rick Scuteri, file photo) A legal fight over what should happen to records the FBI seized from US President Donald Trump’s personal attorney has taken a surprise twist, with Michael Cohen forced …