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Former South Australian premier John Bannon dies aged 72

Posted December 13, 2015 18:08:17 Former South Australian premier John Bannon has died, aged 72, following fighting a extreme illness for many years. The former Labor leader passed away surrounded by family members nowadays. Mr Bannon led the Labor Party to Government at the 1982 election, where he became premier and treasurer. He held the…


Thai police prepare to lay murder charges over former bikie’s death

Posted December 03, 2015 20:35:47 Thai police are readying to charge an American man with the murder of former Hells Angels member Wayne Schneider. Tyler Gerald, 21, who has been arrested, is believed to have been 1 of the five guys who abducted the Australian man from his house on Monday. Mr Schneider was found…


Former Australian bikie’s suspected killer ‘fled to Cambodia’

Updated December 03, 2015 01:58:05 An Australian man suspected of major the abduction and murder of a former member of the Hells Angels group in Thailand has fled to Cambodia, Thai police say. Antonio Bagnato has been named by Thai police as the leader of a 5-man team that beat Wayne Rodney Schneider unconscious and…


Former Palm Island mayor-turned-paramedic starts health-related degree

By Kirsty Nancarrow Posted December 02, 2015 12:28:37 A former mayor is studying to become a medical professional to help improve the overall health of Indigenous Queenslanders. Robert Blackley, 40, is the former mayor of Palm Island. He is also a single of the initial men and women to complete the Queensland Ambulance Service’s Aboriginal…


ACCC inquiries former Meriton staff more than TripAdvisor rorting claims

Posted December 02, 2015 01:03:15 Australia’s biggest apartment developer is beneath scrutiny from investigators at the Australian Competition and Customer Commission (ACCC) over allegations staff are manipulating its TripAdvisor rankings. Essential points Former employees member was “uncomfortable” about alleged TripAdvisor action At least two former workers have been approached by ACCC ACCC says review manipulation…


Former Malaysian diplomat pleads guilty to NZ indecent assault

Posted November 30, 2015 14:50:01 A former Malaysian diplomat has pleaded guilty to the indecent assault of a New Zealand lady, with a court hearing he burst into her bedroom naked from the waist down. Mohammed Rizalman bin Ismail was a military attache at Malaysia’s Wellington embassy when the incident happened final year, and the…


Former governor to review Tasmanian corruption watchdog

Updated November 29, 2015 12:25:17 Former governor William Cox will undertake a 5-year overview of Tasmania’s Integrity Commission. Attorney-Common Vanessa Goodwin stated the evaluation, required below law, would consider the operation of the commission and its act. She mentioned it would also appear at “other matters relevant to enhancing ethical conduct and public self-confidence in…


Former terrorist warns Australia is a ‘ticking time bomb’

Posted November 28, 2015 09:56:27 The former deputy head of the Australian branch of Jemaah Islamiah has described Australia as a “ticking time bomb” as it struggles to contain the spread of radicalism. Abdurrahman Ayyub was as soon as a single of Australia’s most-wanted terrorists. Now he operates for Indonesia’s anti-terrorism agency, recognized as the…


Adele Mailer, former wife of Norman Mailer, dead at age 90

By HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Adele Morales Mailer, an actress and artist who studied below Lee Strasberg and Hans Hoffman, but located undesirable fame as the stabbing victim of her then-husband Norman Mailer, died Sunday at age 90 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. The lead to was pneumonia, daughter Danielle Mailer…


Kim Young-sam, Former President of South Korea, Dies at 87

Photo Kim Young-sam waving in the course of a parade on Feb. 25, 1993, in Seoul, soon after getting sworn in as South Korea’s 14th president. Credit Yonhap/European Pressphoto Agency SEOUL, South Korea â?? Kim Young-sam, the former president of South Korea who replaced the final of the countryâ??s military leaders, purged politicized generals and…