Russian opposition leader Boris Nemstov, former deputy prime minister and prominent critic of Vladimir Putin, was shot dead late Friday evening in Moscow. Nemstov was reportedly shot a total of 4 times by a passing car whilst crossing a bridge near St Basil’s Cathedral and the Kremlin. Nemstiv, 55, was.
China-based computer technology company Lenovo has fallen under scrutiny over the past week. It has been revealed that the multinational had been pre-installing adware known as Superfish in its new laptop computers from September 2014 to January of this year. The news broke on Twitter after Facebook engineering director Mike.
Mohammed Emwazi has been identified as, “Jihadi John”, the Islamic State militant who has been linked to the beheadings in 2014 and 2015. His first appearance was last August in the beheading video of American journalist James Foley. In each of his appearances he is dressed in a black balaclava.
O week 2015 ran over three days. The weather loomed on Tuesday, day 1, but never broke. In fact, the sun eventually came out to play, letting students make use of those beach chairs on the Duck Pond Lawn. Bands played, and free food was everywhere, from sausage sizzles, to.
A fortnight ago a 20-year-old Turkish student was murdered after allegedly fighting off an attempted sexual assault by a mini bus driver. In response men in Turkey and Azerbaijan have taken to wearing miniskirts in protest against sexual violence. The hashtag #ozgecanicinminietekgiy, which translates to ‘wear a skirt for Ozgecan”,.
A man has opened fire within a pub in a south-eastern Czech Republic town at around lunchtime, killing eight people and injuring several others. The man, believed to be 62 years old, entered the Druzba pub in the small town of Uhersky Brod, reportedly carrying two weapons. He then opened.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has received an overwhelming amount of criticism on twitter overnight as a result of his statements on Wednesday. His comments, which linked the $1 billion tsunami aid to the Australian clemency campaign for Bali Nine duo Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan prompted an Indonesian social media campaign..
It has been reported by The Australian that Tony Abbott requested advice on November 25th 2014 about a unilateral mission to Iraq in order to combat the Islamic State. The goal was to send 3500 soldiers in order to fight, and when suggested to military planners, they were shocked that Abbott would.
The greyhound racing industry has been shocked to its core at the moment in light of a damning Four Corners programme, which aired on Tuesday night this week. ABC reporter Caro Meldrum-Hanna led a team of investigators who discovered that greyhound racing in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria was.
I can’t help but feel incredibly conflicted when writing about Fifty Shades of Grey. There’s obviously a lot of hate for the novel and the film; hate which I don’t think is entirely justified. Take Lisa Wilkinson’s scathing review, for example. She calls the film “domestic violence dressed up as.