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Terrorism Incident: Albanese, Kershaw and Burgess Speak

April 16, 2024 - 21:27 -- Admin

The terrorism incident in Sydney last night saw the government, Federal Police and ASIO speaking out today in an attempt to calm Australians already unsettled by the Bondi shopping centre murders on Saturday. In western Sydney overnight, a teenager with a knife entered Christ the Good Shepherd Church, an Assyrian community church in Wakely, and stabbed Bishop Mar Mari Emmanuel whilst he was preaching.

Albanese Overtakes Holt To Become Australia’s 22nd Longest-Serving PM

April 16, 2024 - 09:47 -- Admin

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has today become Australia’s 22nd longest-serving prime minister, overtaking Harold Holt’s term of 1 year, 10 months and 23 days. Harold Holt was prime minister in 1966-1967. He disappeared on December 17, 1967 at Cheviot Beach, Portsea, whilst swimming. His body was never found. Albanese became the 31st prime minister on May 23, 2022, following the ALP’s victory in the election of May 21.

Justice Michael Lee Finds Bruce Lehrmann Raped Brittany Higgins

April 15, 2024 - 13:53 -- Admin

Justice Michael Lee of the Federal Court has found that on the balance of probabilities Bruce Lehrmann raped Brittany Higgins. In so finding, Lee found in favour of Network 10 and its truth defence. Lehrmann’s defamation claim has been rejected. Lee said: “Mr Lehrmann is not entitled to the vindication of his reputation.

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