Australia

Gladys Berejiklian could be undone by the biggest shock of all, her relationship with Daryl Maguire

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian’s leadership remains under enormous pressure after she yesterday dropped a bombshell about her personal life at the state’s Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC). NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian (top right) gives evidence at the ICAC hearing investigating Daryl Maguire.(Supplied: ICAC) While giving evidence at an inquiry into[Read More…]

Refugee protesters vandalise Scott Morrison’s car

Scott Morrison is rushed away in a police car while surrounded by bodyguards as protesters vandalise PM’s vehicle with paint while he visits university. A security guard at the university is pictured covered in red paint with Scott Morrison’s car behind Protesters have vandalised Prime Minister Scot Morisson’s car with[Read More…]

Australia pays $3.7 M to help news agency though pandemic

The Australian government on Friday announced a 5 million Australian dollars ($3.7 million) grant to the national news agency as part of pandemic-related assistance to regional journalism. Australian Associated Press is critical to media diversity and has consistently demonstrated its commitment to accurate, fact-based and independent journalism over its 85-year[Read More…]

NSW Premier Berejiklian apologises ‘unreservedly’ over Ruby Princess mistakes that led to coronavirus outbreak

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has apologised “unreservedly” for the “unimaginable loss” suffered by people because of NSW Health’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. A report handed to the NSW Government on Friday identified “serious”, “inexcusable” and “inexplicable” oversights by NSW Health. The Premier said she[Read More…]