Australian treatment of refugees has once again come into the spotlight, this time with the Sri Lankan Tamil family of four from Biloela, Queensland as the face of it. They have escaped deportation … [Read more...] about Refugees in Australia
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Photograph: James Ross, AAP The infamous saga of Cardinal George Pell continues with another appeal but this time, his final one to the High Court. The Catholic cleric was sentenced to 6 years of … [Read more...] about Cardinal Pell – Another Appeal to the High Court?
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Following the news last week that the recently aired Season 11 of Masterchef will be the last one hosted by Gary Mehigan, George Calombaris and Matt Preston, rumours have circulated about the reasons … [Read more...] about Surprising News that Masterchef Judges won’t return for Season 12
The topic of death is a tricky one to navigate, especially when it is the result of unusual circumstances. Coroners play an important role in investigating certain deaths, fires and explosions, by … [Read more...] about Coroners – their role and the overall investigation process