Archive for August 9th, 2017

Machine leaves Irish vet in visa limbo

Machine leaves Irish vet in visa limbo

An Irish vet with degrees in history and politics has been unable to convince a machine she can speak English well enough to stay in Australia. Louise Kennedy is a native English speaker, has excellent grammar and a broad vocabulary. She holds two university degrees – both obtained in English – and has been working […]

Twelve police officers and teacher charged with serious offences

Twelve police officers and teacher charged with serious offences

12 police officers and a teacher were charged with separate serious offences last month. The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions says three police officers were charged with a count each of theft. They allegedly stole over $13,000 collected from people who were served with committal warrants and fine payments imposed by the courts. […]

Trump threatens ‘fire and fury’ on North Korea

Trump threatens ‘fire and fury’ on North Korea

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has issued an apocalyptic warning of “fire and fury like the world has never seen” after reports North Korea has produced a missile-ready nuke. US officials reportedly said the Pyongyang regime has successfully produced a miniaturised nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles. If true, the development means the rogue […]

Fitness is major factor in Fijian team – Cawanibuka

Fitness is major factor in Fijian team – Cawanibuka

The Fijian team to the National Rugby Competition will need to work on their fitness level if they want to match the standard in the Australian rugby union. Trainer Nacanieli Cawanibuka says, the momentum and pace of rugby played in Australia is intense compared to Fiji. “I had a look at the GPS data from […]

Radradra ties knot with fiancee Fifita

Radradra ties knot with fiancee Fifita

Three months after facing a brutal battle against domestic violence charges, Semi Radradra has tied the knot with his fiancee Vika Fifita. The Paramatta Eels try‑scoring winger put almost 12 months of turmoil behind him to marry Fifita who Radrarda says is the best thing that has ever happened to him. In a post on […]