G20 bus disruptions anger local man, police involved

ROD BREWER Police have become involved in an altercation between an elderly Brisbane man angry about G20 bus timetable disruptions, and a Brisbane City Council bus driver. The man angrily confronted the Brisbane City Council bus driver … [Read more...]

President Obama’s entourage: comfortable, safe and secure

ROD BREWER US President Barack Obama will touch down in Brisbane tomorrow along with a huge presidential entourage rivalled only in size by that of Saudi Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz. During his last presidential visit in 2011, Obama … [Read more...]

Federal government to reintroduce temporary protection visas

RODNEY BREWER Immigration Minister Scott Morrison announced that refugees within Australian custody may now request either a three-year temporary protection visa or a five-year safe haven enterprise visa. The deal made between the Coalition … [Read more...]

Queensland Parliament makes women’s safety a man’s issue

RODNEY BREWER Domestic violence was brought to the forefront of Queensland politics ahead of November’s White Ribbon Day. White Ribbon Day is Australia’s only national, male-led campaign to end men’s violence against women. A former … [Read more...]

Apples iCloud rains down as more celebrity nudes hacked

RODNEY BREWER The Internet’s biggest torrent of celebrity nudes were posted earlier this week with many celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Teresa Palmer involved in the latest hacking incident. It is alleged someone … [Read more...]

Pioneer Aussie game developer’s legacy enshrined with new award

ROD BREWER Ground breaking Australian game developer Adam Lancman will be recognised at this year’s upcoming Australian Game Developer Awards with a new accolade named in his honour. The AGDA’s are being run by the Game Developers’ Association … [Read more...]