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MIL-Evening Report: With the LNP returned to power, is there anything left in Adani’s way?

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: With the LNP returned to power, is there anything left in Adani’s way?

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Samantha Hepburn, Director of the Centre for Energy and Natural Resources Law, Deakin Law School, Deakin University After months of “start” and “stop” Adani campaigning, the coalmine is poised to go ahead following the surprise success of the Coalition government at the federal election. So is anything […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: Compensation Fund to modernise claims process

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, Aid, AM-NC, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Reportage, South Africa News Agency, Technology, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: Compensation Fund to modernise claims process

Source: South Africa News Agency The Compensation Fund (CF) is set to introduce a new electronic Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases (e-COID) claims management solution. The ITC system, which will be introduced in September, intends to improve the ease of doing business, says Compensation Fund Commissioner Vuyo Mafata. Mafata said the organisational restructuring started […]

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MIL-OSI Africa: New Members of Parliament take their oath

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Africa, Africa - MIL OSI, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Reportage, South Africa News Agency  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Africa: New Members of Parliament take their oath

Source: South Africa News Agency The 400 members from 14 political parties that received enough votes in the May General Election are taking their oath to serve in the Sixth Democratic Parliament today. The swearing-in ceremony, which will be presided by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, is a sitting at which this House of Parliament formally […]

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MIL-Evening Report: New data shows sex offenders in Victoria are going to prison for longer

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: New data shows sex offenders in Victoria are going to prison for longer

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Paul McGorrery, PhD Candidate in Criminal Law, Deakin University Sentences for most sex offences are getting harsher in Victoria, according to new data released on Wednesday by the Victorian Sentencing Advisory Council. The data are for all cases sentenced in the County Court for certain sex offences […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Queensland to all those #Quexiteers: don’t judge, try to understand us

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Queensland to all those #Quexiteers: don’t judge, try to understand us

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Anne Tiernan, Professor of Politics. Dean (Engagement) Griffith Business School, Griffith University “What the hell is wrong with Queensland?” Such comments are at the polite end of social media responses from progressive voters in other parts of Australia who were disappointed by the Coalition’s “miracle” win on […]

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MIL-Evening Report: In a notoriously sexist art form, Australian women composers are making their voices heard

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: In a notoriously sexist art form, Australian women composers are making their voices heard

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Karen Cummings, Lecturer in Singing, University of Wollongong Classical music has traditionally not been a welcoming environment for women composers. Opera Australia’s 2019 season, for instance, features just one work by a female composer, Elena Kats-Chernin. At a recent New Opera Workshop, held in Brisbane in April, […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Sex trafficking’s tragic paradox: when victims become perpetrators

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Sex trafficking’s tragic paradox: when victims become perpetrators

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Alexandra Baxter, Researcher/PhD Candidate, criminology and human trafficking, Flinders University Born in rural Thailand, Watcharaporn Nantahkhum gave birth to her first child at the age of 17. Her father killed himself when she was young, to absolve the family of debt. Her mother later ran into debt, […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Charging the Christchurch mosque attacker with terrorism could be risky – but it’s important

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Charging the Christchurch mosque attacker with terrorism could be risky – but it’s important

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Keiran Hardy, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Griffith Criminology Institute, Griffith University On Tuesday, the gunman in the Christchurch mosque shootings was charged with committing a terrorist act. The new charge came more than two months after the massacre. The gunman, who the author and The Conversation have chosen […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Cutting interest rates is just the start. It’s about to become much, much easier to borrow

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Academic Analysis, AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Features, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Reportage  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Cutting interest rates is just the start. It’s about to become much, much easier to borrow

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Warren Hogan, Industry Professor, University of Technology Sydney Australia’s lowest ever Reserve Bank cash rate – 1.5% – is about to be consigned to history. On Tuesday Governor Philip Lowe made it clear that he plans to cut it in two weeks time. The money market cash […]

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