Tag: <span>Southern</span>

‘Longest-running gay club in southern hemisphere’ turns 40

Posted December 03, 2015 01:40:44 Photo: Dancers practice at Connections nightclub, which is recognized for its drag and cabaret shows. (Supplied: Connections) Map: Perth 6000 Owners believe it is the longest-operating gay club in the southern hemisphere and this week the iconic and colourful Connections Nightclub in Perth is celebrating its 40th birthday. The club…


One metre of rain anticipated to compound southern India floods

Posted December 02, 2015 20:17:02 Photo: Floodwaters in Chennai are anticipated to surge with 104 centimetres of rain expected in 48 hours. (AFP) Widespread flooding across the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu has driven more than 200,000 folks from their houses, shut down factories and paralysed the airport in the state capital Chennai. The…


Environmentalists urge Australia to send Customs ship to Southern Ocean

Posted November 29, 2015 16:40:50 The Greens and activist group Sea Shepherd have urged the Federal Government to send a Customs ship to the Southern Ocean to stop Japanese whaling. Japan has announced it will flout an International Court selection and resume whaling operations in the area early subsequent year. The International Court of Justice…