Tag: <span>Calls</span>

Blanchett calls for far more Aussies on screen, Mad Max nabs ACCTA for greatest film

Updated December 09, 2015 22:25:35 Cate Blanchett has named for far more Australian actors on screen even though accepting a single of the highest honours in the Australian film business at the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards. The latest instalment of the Mad Max film series, Fury Road, took house the…


Iraq calls on Turkey to ‘immediately’ withdraw troops sent more than the border

Posted December 05, 2015 19:48:32 The Iraqi government has demanded Turkey withdraw soldiers it sent over the border to an region in the country’s north controlled by Islamic State militants. Turkish media reported that around 150 Turkish soldiers backed by 20 to 25 tanks had been sent by road to the Bashiqa region north-east of…


Doctors ramp up calls for release of kids in detention

Posted December 03, 2015 00:42:48 More than three,000 physicians and top overall health authorities have signed a petition calling on the Federal Government to act right away to take away young children from immigration detention. Associate Professor Karen Zwi, a neighborhood paediatrician and head of division of neighborhood kid health at Sydney Children’s Hospital, stated…


Pope calls for peace among Christians, Muslims in war-torn PK5

Posted November 30, 2015 23:47:05 Photo: Healing rifts among Christian and Muslim communities has been a theme all through Pope Francis’ very first visit to Africa. (AFP: Gianluigi Guercia) Pope Francis has ventured into one of the world’s most harmful neighbourhoods to implore Christians and Muslims to finish a spiral of hate, vendetta and bloodshed…


Shorten calls for ambitious targets as climate talks get underway in Paris

By Brigid Andersen Posted November 30, 2015 22:45:44 Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has referred to as for ambitious climate targets to be set as world leaders collect in Paris for the United Nations Climate Conference. Mr Shorten spoke to Lateline from Paris as the talks got underway and mentioned nations that did not take strong…


Nick Xenophon calls for royal commission into East Timor spying scandal

Posted November 27, 2015 14:21:19 Independent senator Nick Xenophon has known as for a royal commission into the spying scandal in which Australian intelligence officers bugged an East Timorese cabinet workplace. The ABC’s Lateline has revealed new information about the 2004 spying operation and 1 of Australia’s most senior lawyers, Nicholas Cowdery, says there is…


Calls for greater on-site safety scrutiny after East Perth construction deaths

Posted November 26, 2015 ten:26:33 The deaths of two construction workers at a site in East Perth yesterday highlights the need to have for greater on-website safety scrutiny, the Master Builders Association (MBA) says. The two males, understood to be from Northern Ireland, were killed when they were crushed by a concrete panel at the…