Email By Lauren Roberts and Katrina Beavan Posted November 21, 2019 19:33:39 Photo: A NT Police spokeswoman didn't answer questions about how long the TRG would remain in Alice Springs. (ABC News: Tristan Hooft) Related Story: Yuendumu community and Kumanjayi Walker's family 'unanimously' vote to appoint legal representatives Related Story: Police officer charged with murder over teen's death in custody will plead not guilty Related Story: Anti-corruption boss steps aside from Kumanjayi Walker probe over rally comments Map: Alice Springs 0870 Tangentyere Council CEO Walter Shaw says it is "overkill" to have a camouflaged, specialised police unit armed with weapons performing general duties tasks in Alice Springs. Key points:On November 9, Kumanjayi Walker died after he was shot in Yuendumu, 266 kilometres north-west of Alice SpringsTRG members have travelled to Alice Springs to support general duties police officers in the weeks following the incidentNT Police has not … [Read more...] about Territory Response Group in Alice Springs: ‘Very concerning’ to see elite squad doing general duties
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The house that actor bought in SoBo last year is ready for possession On July 7, 2015, Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput tied the knot in a private ceremony, attended by only family and close friends, in Delhi. A year later, in August, the couple welcomed their first child, daughter Misha. With his family expanding, Shahid, who currently resides at a beach-facing apartment in Juhu, started looking out for a bigger place. The house-hunting was kicked into overdrive when the couple learnt that Mira was expecting their second child, son Zain, who was born on September 5 last year. Months before that, in July, Shahid had signed a deal for a sea-facing duplex in Worli. Now, a source close to the development informs that the house is ready to move in. “Shahid had been looking to move into a space that would be a better fit for his family of four. And this over 8000 square-feet apartment is expected to be ready for possession by the year-end,” revealed the source, adding that the … [Read more...] about Time to move for Shahid and Mira Kapoor?
Email By David Weber Updated November 21, 2019 19:38:02 Photo: Paul Whyte is facing multiple corruption charges. (ABC News: Hugh Sando) Related Story: Claims of 'chaos in the public sector' amid fallout from alleged $25m corruption scandal Related Story: Public service executive accused in $25 million fraud critical in hospital after incident at home Related Story: Public sector watchdog 'incredulous' when $25 million corruption investigation revealed Map: Perth 6000 An alleged corruption scandal involving up to $25 million at WA's Department of Communities was not picked up in sample checking procedures, WA's auditor-general has confirmed. Key points:Paul Whyte and Jacob Anthonisz were allegedly involved in an invoicing scamWA's Auditor-General says the type of fraud alleged is hard to detectShe says quality audits were carried out but did not detect the alleged corruption Department of Communities assistant director general Paul Whyte and his friend Jacob Anthonisz … [Read more...] about Paul Whyte alleged $25m public sector fraud not detected by checking procedures, WA auditor-general says
While there have been speculations about whether Anu Malik will continue as a judge in the ongoing season of 'Indian Idol', BT has it that the composer-singer has voluntarily decided to step down. Recently, singer Sona Mohapatra had penned an open letter on social media against him. Neha Bhasin, too, accused him of sexual misconduct in the past. This is the second time that he is stepping down from the show. Last year, too, Anu had exited the show midway, following #MeToo allegations against him. Talking to BT, Anu confirmed, "I have taken this decision voluntarily. I want to take a three-week break from the show and get back to it only after I have cleared my name. While the channel has been supportive, it's solely my decision to take this break." He added, "All I want to say is that before jumping to a conclusion, it's important to hear the other side as well." The composer said that he has written a letter to the Music Composers Association of India (MCAI) regarding his stand on … [Read more...] about Anu Malik steps down as ‘Indian Idol’ judge; says he is taking a three-week break
Video PlayerClose by Jamila Najmuddin COLOMBO, April 22 (Xinhua) -- When 26-year-old Suganthi Kannasamy dressed for the Easter Mass last Sunday, she was joyful. It was her five- year-old daughter's birthday and she had planned an Easter lunch at her house, located in Kochchikade, in Sri Lanka's capital. Suganthi was a Catholic and visited the St. Anthony's Church every Sunday with her husband and daughter. Her house was located in close proximity to the church. She felt safe there. A while after Suganthi entered the St. Anthony's Church, holding her daughter's hand on Sunday, the girl wanted to go out to have a small snack. "As I made my way out, I suddenly felt a huge impact hit me from behind. I fell to the ground and could not wake up for a few seconds. Everything was hazy. Suddenly I smelt blood," she said. Suganthi got injuries to her back, hand and right leg. She said within a few seconds people were crying, screaming. She immediately turned around to find her daughter, who was … [Read more...] about Feature: In Sri Lanka, survivors healing trauma of terror attacks