NZ shooter feared displacement of white majority

NZ shooter feared displacement of white majority

The document contains few or no spelling mistakes, few grammatical errors and mostly restrains from racist abuse despite its supremacist message. But it is repetitive and in some sections sound deranged.Tarrant anticipates that the world will want to understand his beliefs and influences. Using questions addressed to himself, such as "why did you carry out…
‘We are not rich’: Retirees rally against Labor’s ‘class war’

‘We are not rich’: Retirees rally against Labor’s ‘class war’

"I do not like it when one pits one generation against another, one class against another, one race against another, it is unbecoming and that is what the Labor Party plans to do," she said. This triggered an outcry after Labor's Matt Thistlethwaite denied the characterisation.'Not just the mega wealthy'Andrew Lee, 73, says he's only…
ASX poised to edge higher, RBA minutes ahead

ASX poised to edge higher, RBA minutes ahead

"We expect Fed officials to revise down their GDP growth and interest rate projections, and to announce formally that their balance sheet run-down will end later this year," Capital Economics' Andrew Hunter said.AGF Investments' Greg Valliere said he expects Fed chairman Jerome Powell to offer assurances that a recession is not imminent, with better growth coming…
Bob Hawke sells Sydney home for $15 million

Bob Hawke sells Sydney home for $15 million

Former Australian prime minister Bob Hawke and his wife Blanche have sold their house on the waterfront suburb of Northbridge in Sydney for about $15 million, as they join the caravan of downsizers offloading large family homes.It is understood the couple have sold the home to a private buyer and are downsizing to a newly…
Smouldering franking credit fight sparks activist push

Smouldering franking credit fight sparks activist push

But one only needed to scan the room to see the assembled crowd was a pretty ordinary group of voters, with diverse views; it was great to see a question on why AFIC had put forward an all-male panel at the presentation draw applause from the audience. You'd certainly describe those present as comfortable, but…
Inside the scandal that rocked GAM

Inside the scandal that rocked GAM

At the heart of the crisis is a dispute within the ARBF team over the nature of Mr Haywood’s relationship with an Australian financier and an Indian-born steel magnate, for whose projects he provided hundreds of millions of dollars of financing.Sanjeev Gupta in South Australia last year. His relationship with Tim Haywood was problematic for…
ACMA investigating Christchurch terrorist attack coverage

ACMA investigating Christchurch terrorist attack coverage

The Australian Communications and Media Authority has begun a formal investigation into whether Australian television broadcasters breached content rules in their coverage of the Christchurch terrorist attacks last Friday."The ACMA's investigation will focus on any content of the perpetrator-filmed, live-streamed footage of the shootings that was broadcast on Australian television," ACMA said in a statement."ACMA…
British AG punctures Theresa May’s hopes for Brexit

British AG punctures Theresa May’s hopes for Brexit

In a written legal opinion, Mr Cox said that if UK-EU negotiations became stalled through "intractable differences," Britain would have "no internationally lawful means of exiting the Protocol's arrangements, save by agreement.""These improvements do make a difference," Mr Cox later told the House of Commons, telling lawmakers that whether to back the deal was "a…
Britain is primed for a Brexit delay as PM May takes it down to the wire

Britain is primed for a Brexit delay as PM May takes it down to...

She aims to bolster her pitch with fresh legal advice that may persuade her Conservative backbench foes and her erstwhile Northern Irish allies the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to vote for it.Her deal proposes a transition period until the end of 2020, or perhaps later, during which Britain and the EU negotiate a longer-term comprehensive…
Barangaroo’s ‘bird nest’ hits the market

Barangaroo’s ‘bird nest’ hits the market

"Location and design are two key elements in creating great places that people are drawn to. This building has both - a distinctive design and a prime address on the waterfront at Barangaroo," Mr Burton added.CBRE director James Parry, who has been engaged to sell the building, said it was a "trophy asset" ideally suited…