As the Liberals claim the popular vote in every state, a fight-to-the-death campaign by SA Labor may yet get them over the line.
Waxing emotional to the Duma; Obama banks on IMF; helping Putin's numbers; China feeling nervous; MH370 mystery sounds alarm bells
Letters, Poem & Editorial
Going in circles on asylum seekers
Thank you David Corlett for your article ‘‘Trapped in limbo’’, March 15-21, concerning asylum seekers and their impossible dilemma. Their situation is the …
A minimalist approach and clever design help a young family win the space race.
The crypto-anarchic digital currency Bitcoin is based on a flawless technology that human nature couldn’t help but ruin. Does it prove regulation is the only way?
General David Hurley.
(a) 1948. (Bonus points: The Oval, London; four runs.)
Palmer United Party.
In the ear (the stirrup bone or stapes).
“They are currently rolling out repeats. No one until right now has noticed.’’
The television host talks openly on the cancellation of his afternoon game show, Deal or No Deal.
“So you were asked to cost this over two days, not tell your colleagues and not contact industry?”
Counsel assisting the royal commission into the pink batts program asks about the weekend planning of a $2.8 billion scheme that was blamed for four deaths and hundreds of house fires. Department of Environment assistant secretary Mary Wiley-Smith was succinct in her reply: “Correct.”
“This is an enormous search area.”
Malaysia’s acting transport minister announces the area being scoured for missing flight MH370 now reaches to 7.7 million square kilometres (2.24 million square nautical miles) – a footprint roughly the size of Australia.
“Messi makes me realise how shit I was.”
England’s second-highest goal scorer describes the feeling of watching the Argentinian soccer wizard.
‘‘We spent many wonderful years together and had made a great life for ourselves.”
The Rolling Stones’ frontman responds to the apparent suicide of his partner, the designer and model L’Wren Scott. The band cancelled their Australian tour in the wake of her death.