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Gina Rinehart attacks ‘relentless negative’ media reporting of Roy Hill project

Updated December 09, 2015 14:24:16 Australia’s richest woman Gina Rinehart has had a spray at the media for “speaking down” the very first shipment of iron ore from the Roy Hill project, as rates for the commodity tumble to their lowest level in a decade. The MV Anangel Explorer arrived at Port Hedland final week…


Very first bar targeted in Paris attacks reopens

Posted December 04, 2015 22:11:53 A Paris bar where five individuals were killed by jihadist gunmen in the attacks three weeks ago has grow to be the initial targeted venue to re-open soon after what its manager called a “nightmare”. “I would like to thank everyone who has supported us for your poems, your messages…


‘Best news I have heard all day’: Brisbane butcher allegedly admired Paris attacks

Posted December 04, 2015 16:11:34 A supermarket butcher watching the Paris terror attacks on tv told his colleagues he wanted to go to Europe and kill people with a machete, a Brisbane court has heard. The Supreme Court heard Matthew James Hutchison was watching the coverage of the deadly attacks in Paris at perform final…


Belgium charges two on suspicion of hyperlinks to Paris attacks

Posted December 04, 2015 00:29:18 Belgium has charged two new suspects in connection with the Paris massacre last month, prosecutors say, bringing to eight the quantity of men and women it is holding more than the attacks. “Two other suspects have been charged … in the framework of the Paris attacks,” a spokesman for the…


Attacks on Brough continue to dominate final week of Parliament

Updated December 03, 2015 09:21:52 The fate of Mal Brough is set to dominate the final day of the parliamentary year, with a quantity of Coalition frontbenchers providing varying levels of assistance to the embattled MP. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull yesterday defended Mr Brough, who is getting investigated by the Australian Federal Police for any…


Grand Mufti thanks Burke for assistance amid criticism of Paris attacks comments

Posted December 02, 2015 00:26:26 Australia’s Grand Mufti has personally thanked Labor MP Tony Burke for defending him during a speech to Federal Parliament, showing how closely the Islamic cleric is following the political debate in Canberra. Ibrahim Abu Mohamed has come under fire for initially failing to condemn the Paris terrorist attacks, with Sources…


Trump says Muslims worldwide ‘were going wild’ after 9/11 attacks

Posted November 29, 2015 14:19:11 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has reframed his claim that he saw Muslims in New Jersey cheering the September 11 attacks by asserting the sentiment was shared worldwide. Important points Donald Trump does not repeat claim Muslims in New Jersey cheered September 11 attacks at rally in Florida Alternatively, Trump…


France holds solemn ceremony for victims of Paris attacks

Updated November 28, 2015 02:06:04 External Link: Singing and silence as France remembers victims of Paris attacks. President Francois Hollande has vowed France will respond to the “army of fanatics” which carried out the Paris attacks with a lot more songs, concerts and shows, as the nation paused to spend homage to the victims. “We…


Kerry condemns Palestinian attacks

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Kerry said he wanted to “find a way forward to restore calm” US Secretary of State John Kerry has denounced as “acts of terrorism” a wave of Palestinian attacks targeting Israelis, on a pay a visit to to Jerusalem. “No men and women anywhere should reside with everyday violence,…


What we got right and wrong in coverage of the Paris attacks | Open door

Candles in the colours of the French flag outside the Bataclan concert hall, a single of the web sites of the terrorist attacks in Paris on 13 November. They had been lit in a ceremony to spend tribute to victims that was held on Friday, a week after the bombings and shootings. Photograph: Christian Hartmann/Reuters…