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Doris Fenbow’s killer jailed for at least 15 years over 1988 murder

Updated December 11, 2015 11:21:46 A man has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison for the murder of 66-year-old Doris Fenbow in Sydney’s south-east 27 years ago. Much more to come. Initial posted December 11, 2015 11:20:21 Agen Sabung Ayam


Turnbull urged to ‘pull Abbott into line’ over Islam comments

Updated December 09, 2015 11:28:11 Labor has likened Tony Abbott to Donald Trump, soon after the former prime minister referred to as for a “religious revolution” inside Islam and declared “all cultures are not equal”. Mr Abbott created the comments in a wide-ranging interview with Sky News final night, and followed up with an opinion…


‘Reprehensible, xenophobic’: Trump attacked over contact for Muslim ban

Updated December 09, 2015 01:05:14 Donald Trump’s get in touch with for a ban on Muslims getting into the United States has been met with scorn and criticism from the United Nations and his fellow Republicans. Mr Trump, who is the Republican’s presidential front-runner, named for a “comprehensive and total shutdown of Muslims entering the…


Chennai airport reopens as frustration builds over slow flood response

Posted December 06, 2015 23:18:17 Photo: Indian relief workers load supplies for flood victims in flood-hit Chennai. (AFP: STR) India’s primary airport in flood-devastated Tamil Nadu state has reopened as emergency workers strive to aid thousands of residents in distress, some of whom are frustrated with the government’s response to the all-natural disaster. Flights from…


Anti-corruption agency questions Malaysian PM over $838m deposits

Posted December 05, 2015 19:11:34 Malaysian anti-corruption officials have questioned the country’s prime minister in an investigation into deposits of funds totalling 2.6 billion ringgit ($ 838 million) into his bank accounts that have prompted calls for his resignation. The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) said in a statement prime minister Najib Razak cooperated with its…


Health Minister undecided over private well being cover price hikes

Posted December 05, 2015 12:12:56 Federal Health Minister Sussan Ley has not ruled out approving increases for private overall health insurance premiums. Ms Ley wants to apply higher scrutiny to rising expenses of private cover, citing an “overwhelming level of concern” among voters. She has the capability as Wellness Minister to refuse price tag hikes,…


Darwin developer escapes prosecution over contentious land clearing

By Avani Dias Posted December 04, 2015 17:22:44 Photo: The cleared block on Boulter Road, in Darwin’s northern suburbs. (Supplied: Environment Centre NT) Connected Story: Calls for prosecution soon after vegetation cleared Map: Berrimah 0828 A developer who cleared a block of land in Darwin’s north, which at the time was alleged to be a…


Khan pleads not guilty to murder over Rozelle shop fire

Posted December 04, 2015 11:26:34 The man accused of murdering 3 men and women by torching a shop at Rozelle last year, Adeel Ahmad Khan, has pleaded not guilty to all charges in the Sydney Supreme Court. Khan, 44, is alleged to have murdered 27-year-old Christopher Noble, 31-year-old Bianca O’Brien and her infant son Jude…


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…


Officer given significant misconduct notice over Ms Dhu death, inquest told

Posted December 03, 2015 15:10:49 A police officer who was accountable for an Aboriginal lady who died in custody in WA’s Pilbara was given the second highest misconduct notice for her behaviour, an inquest has been told. Ms Dhu, 22, died in August final year right after visiting the Hedland Health Campus three instances in…