Tag: <span>claim</span>

North Korean leader’s H-bomb claim draws scepticism

Posted December 11, 2015 00:56:39 Photo: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (front) says his nation possesses both the hydrogen and atomic bombs. (Reuters: KCNA) North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un has recommended his nation possesses a hydrogen bomb, as well as an atomic bomb. The claim has been met with scepticism but, if true, it would…


Documents show bureaucrats warned about child protection shortfalls, Greens claim

Posted December 10, 2015 06:25:24 The Tasmanian Greens and the Opposition claim documents show senior bureaucrats were repeatedly warned about higher workload and tension levels in child protection. The Overall health and Human Solutions department documents released below Right to Info reveal child protection workers issues were noted by the department’s executive leadership group in…


Transcript of Brough’s 60 Minutes interview ‘contradicts editing claim’

Updated December 01, 2015 22:51:25 Channel Nine’s 60 Minutes has released the full transcript of its interview with the Specific Minister of State Mal Brough, which seems to contradict his claim that a key query about his involvement in the Peter Slipper affair was selectively edited. Key points: Channel Nine releases transcript of 60 Minutes…


Why Adelaide can claim to be the home of night cricket

By Daniel Keane Posted November 25, 2015 14:41:08 Photo: RAAF trainees playing a game of electric light cricket at Melbourne’s Exhibition Constructing in 1941. Note the elevated white boundary tape. If a ball is struck more than the tape on the complete, the batsman is out. (The Australasian / Trove) The appeal of novelty is…