Tag: Unit

Dog offered oxygen soon after firefighters pluck him from smoke-filled Melbourne unit

Updated December 07, 2015 10:37:48 A dog which took shelter beneath a bed has survived a unit fire with the support of emergency workers who positioned the pup and administered oxygen. Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) crews were referred to as to the Moore Road unit in Vermont South about 6:30pm on Sunday when neighbours reported…


Australia joins Commonwealth unit targeting extremists

Posted November 29, 2015 16:31:12 An international unit aimed at countering extremism and radicalisation will acquire $ 2.5 million in funding from Australia, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced. The initiative was announced at a meeting amongst Commonwealth heads of government in Malta, and has also been financially backed by the United Kingdom. Australia will…


Times Names Alex MacCallum to Head Video Unit

By RAVI SOMAIYA November 23, 2015 The New York Times mentioned on Monday that Alex MacCallum, an assistant managing editor presently overseeing audience development, would take manage of its video department. Ms. MacCallum, 35, will assume the position when she returns from maternity leave in January, the company said. Her new title will be assistant editor, and…