The Bishop of Parramatta, Vincent Long Van Nguyen, has told a royal commission [that] he suffered sexual abuse by a member of the clergy after arriving in Australia as a refugee from Vietnam in 1981.
Category: General Discussions
An Australian army captain has suggested sex workers be sent to the front line to relieve soldiers from their stress.
According to Coconuts media, “Our favourite government nuisance, Atty. Salvador Panelo, is back and he brought a ton of crap with him.” Speaking on ABS-CBN News Channel’s (ANC) HeadStart on Sep 15, the presidential legal adviser said he is contemplating the idea of giving legislative and executive powers to President Rodrigo Duterte to speed up […]
Australia Post which is totally government owned and has been for 200 years, announced the loss of 900 jobs, being part of a cut back program.
Today, English is probably the most widely-spoken second language in most countries. Most authors and columnists write using the English language. At least three Philippine newspapers in Australia publish in English. Many radio announcers broadcast in English. International air traffic controllers communicate with pilots in English.
(continued from previous month) ABC’s Play School Featuring Gay Dads on the Show. The ABC’s Play School can no longer be trusted not to push political agendas with its plan to feature gay dads on the show. Parents should not be forced into explaining to kids how two men come to have a baby.
The Turnbull Government voted to cut the pension for elderly Australians who travel overseas.
Nearly 150 world leaders gathered in Paris, France for COP21 — Conference of the Parties on its 21st year since it started in April 1995 in Berlin, Germany. World leaders and thousands of delegates including Philippine president BS Aquino III will talk about climate change, carbon emissions and greenhouse effects for almost two weeks, reports […]
A sanctuary is by definition a place of safety, and protection, for native animals. How ironic that one of Australia’s oldest animal parks, Koala Park Sanctuary in the north-western Sydney suburb of west Pennant Hills which is home to koalas, emus, kangaroos, wombats, echidnas, penguins, dingoes and native birds; has long since become a nightmare […]
Qantas boss Alan Joyce has proved what I’ve been saying all along in terms of Sydney’s second airport: Qantas will not put its planes and the big carriers will not put its planes at the second airport. What they see the second airport doing is basically being a house for budget airlines.
This is not personal. There is nothing personal in this column. This is questioning the integrity of an organisation that claims to be the peak body who have been in denial for so long and who fails to see that the faults of one of their members continue to harm the reputation of PCC-NSW.
Abandoned by her biological mother at birth, Grace Poe was adopted by movie stars Fernando Poe Jr. and Susan Roces. And soon after, speculations began to circulate and baby Grace took center stage in the nasty gossip circuit. Rumor has it that her father was the late President Ferdinand Marcos, and her mother was the […]