Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Royal wedding day security costs could eclipse 2011 figure

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Royal wedding day security costs could eclipse 2011 figure

By Jack Hawke in Windsor Posted May 17, 2018 08:42:01 Photo: Hundreds of heavily-armed and unarmed police are patrolling the streets of Windsor. (Supplied: Thames Valley Police) Related Story: Prince George and Princess Charlotte given starring role at Royal wedding Related Story: Meghan Markle’s father reportedly in hospital again as …

Tassal, Petuna’s upcoming announcement has union fearing for security of aquaculture jobs

Tassal, Petuna’s upcoming announcement has union fearing for security of aquaculture jobs

Updated May 16, 2018 20:50:22 The union representing Tasmania’s salmon workers will receive a “comprehensive briefing” on Thursday about whether a major announcement from Tassal and Petuna will impact west coast jobs. The two companies will release details of proposed changes to operations at Macquarie Harbour involving what they are …

Russia prepares massive security operation for World Cup, Socceroos fans warned to behave

Russia prepares massive security operation for World Cup, Socceroos fans warned to behave

Posted May 16, 2018 07:08:59 Photo: Officers with shields and body armour are common place at soccer events in eastern Europe. (Reuters: Tatyana Makeyeva) Related Story: Why Tim Cahill is still key to the Socceroos’ World Cup campaign Any Australian fans who behave badly at the World Cup in Russia …

Beefed up airport security package will see police able to ask anyone for ID without cause

Beefed up airport security package will see police able to ask anyone for ID without cause

Updated May 15, 2018 10:12:02 The Federal Government wants to give police the power to carry out identity checks without cause at the nation’s airports, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull citing the “dangerous times” facing the nation as justification. Mr Turnbull and Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton will unveil plans …

My Health Record opt-out dates announced amid security concerns

My Health Record opt-out dates announced amid security concerns

Posted May 14, 2018 21:29:28 Australians who do not want their medical records stored on a national electronic database can opt out of the scheme from July 16 to October 15 this year. Alternatively, people will retain their My Health Record — an online summary of personal health information uploaded …

Women’s economic security in budget spotlight, Kelly O’Dwyer confirms | Australia news

Kelly O’Dwyer has confirmed that Tuesday’s budget will set aside funding for a women’s economic security statement to be delivered in September. On Monday the minister for revenue and women said there would be “a lot in the budget for millions of Australian women” but the Coalition would further address …

Turnbull Government announces review into fuel security as emergency stocks dwindle

Turnbull Government announces review into fuel security as emergency stocks dwindle

Posted May 07, 2018 10:13:44 Photo: Australia will review its fuel security amid reports the country has less than 50 days fuel remaining. (Supplied: ExxonMobil) The Turnbull Government has announced a review into Australia’s fuel reserves amid fears the country has just days of emergency stocks remaining. Federal Energy Minister …

Skripal poisoning suspects not yet identified, security increased for other targets, UK says

Skripal poisoning suspects not yet identified, security increased for other targets, UK says

Posted May 02, 2018 00:01:52 Photo: British authorities are continuing their investigations into the poisoning of the Skripals. (AP: Ben Birchall/PA) Britain has not identified the suspects who carried out the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal but is stepping up protection for other defectors who might also …

WhatsApp founder quits amid rumours of a falling-out with Facebook over security

WhatsApp founder quits amid rumours of a falling-out with Facebook over security

Updated May 01, 2018 09:37:05 WhatsApp co-founder and chief executive officer Jan Koum is planning to leave the company, according to a post on Facebook. Key points: Mr Koum said on Facebook he would still be cheering WhatsApp from the outside He has clashed with Facebook over encryption and revenue …

Tangalooma Resort security wrongly told family to leave public beach and mooring

Tangalooma Resort security wrongly told family to leave public beach and mooring

Updated May 01, 2018 05:41:33 Photo: Lisa Wilkins and her daughter Isabella were confronted by security on the beach at Moreton Island. (Supplied: Lisa Wilkins) A Brisbane family says they were left shocked and outraged when a security guard on Moreton Island tried to force them off a public beach, …