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April 17, 2018 8:15 AM Corbyn SAVAGED: Labour leader accused of weakness and hypocrisy BY OWN MPs over Syria

LABOUR PARTY leader Jeremy Corbyn faced savage criticism in the House of Commons on Monday for the way he has handled the Syria crisis. Theresa May defended her decision for the UK to join a military coalition with the US and France with airstrikes on Syria on Friday evening. The British strikes were in response the alleged chemical weapons attack from President 9

April 13, 2018 6:36 AM Trump administration pauses legal orientation for immigrants

Immigrant advocates are outraged by a U.S. government decision to put on hold a program that helps tens of thousands of immigrants navigate the country's complex immigration court system. The $8 million-a-year program that provides legal orientation to immigrants in deportation proceedings is on hold pending review, according to the U.S. Department of Justice

April 13, 2018 5:48 AM Optus comes under fire for advertising for an 'Anglo Saxon' retail assistant to work part-time in one of their Sydney stores

An Optus store on Sydney's ritzy lower North Shore advertised for an 'Anglo-Saxon' employee. The Neutral Bay shop on Military Road, near Mosman, posted the advertisement for a casual retail assistant on Thursday afternoon, which breached anti-discrimination laws. The job ad, posted on employment site Seek, asked for preferred candidates 'who are Anglo

April 13, 2018 5:21 AM Turnbull to push free trade deal with EU

Malcolm Turnbull will meet with the head of Europe's largest economy in a bid to get the European Union to the table on a huge free trade deal. The prime minister will also meet with UK Prime Minister Theresa May and the heads of the European Union and NATO on his two-week trip overseas. Mr Turnbull will land in London on April 18 for the Commonwealth

April 13, 2018 3:26 AM Tasmania pitches for public servant jobs

Tasmania wants a "fair share" of public servant jobs as part of a federal parliament plan to relocate government agencies and functions from major cities. State Treasurer Peter Gutwein and Senator Jonathon Duniam said the island state will put forward a strong case to Canberra for government staff to be shifted south. "With our lifestyle and live-ability 1

April 13, 2018 2:56 AM Vic group gather to protest Manus stabbing

A small group of protesters has gathered at Melbourne's Immigration Department offices, demanding the federal government immediately provide care and treatment to a refugee reportedly stabbed on Manus Island. Members of the Refugee Action Collective gathered on Friday following reports the Afghan refugee, in offshore processing at Manus Island, was stabbed

April 13, 2018 2:41 AM WA fire service gets new rural division

WA will get a specialist rural fire division at the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, as recommended in a report following the deadly Yarloop bushfire. The emergency services levy will fund the division, with a $28 increase for metropolitan landowners, and between $8 and $17 in the regions. The division will cost $80 million and the state government 1

April 12, 2018 2:30 PM Did Alexa EXPOSE a secret government programme? Amazon responds to weather control claim

Video footage has emerged of the virtual home assistant responding to the question: “Alexa what is a chemtrail?” The robotic voice hits back: “Chemtrails left by aircrafts are actually chemical or biological agents deliberately sprayed at high altitudes for a purpose undisclosed to the general public by government officials.” The creepy video was uploaded 23

April 11, 2018 11:44 PM Alexa falls for conspiracy theories too: Amazon fixes embarrassing 'error' that saw its voice assistant telling users the government is secretly behind CHEMTRAILS

If you ask Alexa what chemtrails are, you might be surprised by what she says. The voice assistant has been spouting a government conspiracy theory as an explanation for the oft-debated condensation trails. Alexa has been recorded telling users: 'Chemtrails are trails left by aircraft [that] are actually chemical or biological agents deliberately sprayed 7

April 9, 2018 8:25 PM AveXis and Western Digital jump; Campbell Soup falls

The gene therapy company agreed to be bought by Novartis for $8.7 billion. Technology companies climbed Monday as investors took a more optimistic view of the U.S.-China trade dispute. Rival Merck reported good clinical trial results for Keytruda, a cancer drug that competes with Bristol-Myers' drug Opdivo. The investment bank said will sell part of its investment 7