ABC journalist Richard Baines picks up Tasmania’s top media award for second year

ABC journalist Richard Baines picks up Tasmania’s top media award for second year

Posted April 27, 2018 22:02:12 Photo: Richard Baines was described as the “must watch” journalist in Tasmania. (ABC News: Tony King) The ABC’s Richard Baines has taken out Tasmania’s top journalism award for the second consecutive year. Baines was named Tasmania’s Journalist of the Year at the Media Entertainment and …

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic space company launches first rocket since fatal 2014 crash

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic space company launches first rocket since fatal 2014 crash

Posted April 06, 2018 14:13:45 Video: Virgin Galactic successfully launches and lands tourist spaceship (ABC News) Virgin Galactic’s new spaceship climbed at supersonic speed over California’s Mojave Desert on Thursday in the company’s first powered flight since the fatal crash of its original rocketship in 2014. The flight of VSS …

#MeToo has led to an asphyxiating vortex of litigation | Richard Ackland | Opinion

The legal system crashing headlong into #MeTooism provides theatre of an altogether dramatic spectacle. On stage we find Geoffrey Rush’s defamation claim against the Daily Telegraph for its “King Leer” article, alleging he behaved “inappropriately” towards another actor in the Sydney Theatre Company’s production of the Shakespearian play two years …

Richard Hinds: South African Test became embarrassing slanging match between Warner and de Kock

Richard Hinds: South African Test became embarrassing slanging match between Warner and de Kock

Posted March 09, 2018 06:03:16 Video: Watch: New footage of David Warner sledging Quinton de Kock (ABC News) Related Story: ‘Vile and disgusting’: Warner says de Kock was ‘out of line’ Related Story: Warner charged over de Kock run-in, may miss second Test Let’s not be squeamish about this. Things …