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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian state premier quits over wine gift ‘memory fail’

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 12:13pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... would be presented at inquiry A leading Australian politician resigned on Wednesday after admitting to a “massive memory fail” when he told a corruption inquiry he never received a bottle of wine worth around A$3,000 (HK$21,822). Barry O’Farrell, who leads Australia’s populous New South Wales state, told the country’s Independent Commission Against Corruption on Tuesday that he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1483718/australian-state-premier-quits-over-wine-gift-memory-fail
  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian ministers dragged into corruption probe

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 01:52pm by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Two senior Australian ministers have been dragged into a snowballing ruling party corruption scandal, admitting accepting hospitality from a former ... Commission Against Corruption probe over an alleged “criminal conspiracy”. Obeid, a former powerful kingpin in the New South Wales state Labor party, which holds power at the centre, is accused ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1145217/australian-ministers-dragged-corruption-probe
  3. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Sydney airport customs officers caught in drug ring investigation

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Airport customs caught in drug probe Australia announced an overhaul of its customs service yesterday after eight people were arrested in a corruption ... Jason Clare said. "There is no place for corruption in our law enforcement agencies. Where it exists we have to weed it out." The move follows the recent arrests of a customs officer, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1109229/sydney-airport-customs-officers-caught-drug-ring-investigation
  4. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Schapelle Corby, the drug mule whose story captivated millions in Australia

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:07am by AFP

    ... happened." Despite her conviction and sentencing to 20 years in jail, Corby is routinely portrayed as a victim of a drugs syndicate and Indonesia's corrupt justice system. She has fuelled ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1428527/schapelle-corby-drug-mule-whose-story-captivated-millions-australia
  5. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Former Australian leader condemns US gun culture

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 03:40pm by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... Associated Press in Canberra A former Australian government leader has blamed the gun culture in the United States for the shooting death of an Australian baseball player in Oklahoma and condemned America’s lax firearm controls as a corruptive influence around the world. Former deputy prime minister Tim Fischer was speaking on Saturday on the eve of a tribute baseball game being ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1299138/former-australian-leader-condemns-us-gun-culture
  6. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian Labor Party leadership battle down to two-horse race

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... and a reputation damaged by corruption scandals, Labor has struggled to appeal to its traditional blue-collar base, resulting in a fall in membership and questions over its relevancy as fewer voters ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1307102/australian-labor-party-leadership-battle-down-two-horse-race
  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia customs upheaval over Sydney airport graft

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 11:47am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australia announced an overhaul of its customs service on Thursday after eight people were arrested in a corruption investigation linked to an alleged drugs ... for corruption in our law enforcement agencies. Where it exists we have to weed it out.” The move follows the recent arrests of a customs officer, another from the quarantine service and six members ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1108934/officials-arrested-sydney-airport-drug-smuggling-bust
  8. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Labor's Jason Li bids to win over Asian voters in Australian election

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by Pam Walker

    ... him - in Putonghua - to return to Australia to join the campaign after the Labor candidate Jeff Salvestro-Martin was dropped for being implicated in a corruption inquiry. The Sydney electorate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1304187/labors-jason-li-bids-win-over-asian-voters-australian-election
  9. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian gets life term for nursing home fires

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 11:48am by Associated Press in Sydney

    ... with them. So I feel extremely bad and I just feel evil - that I’m just corrupted with evil thoughts that had made me do that.” During the sentencing hearing, psychiatrist Michael Diamond, who ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1293539/australian-gets-life-term-nursing-home-fires
  10. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Top ministers caught up in graft probe

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 04:07am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Two senior Australian ministers have been dragged into a snowballing Labor Party corruption scandal, admitting accepting hospitality from a former ... Against Corruption probe over an alleged criminal conspiracy. Obeid, a former kingpin in the New South Wales state Labor Party, is accused of using confidential information about a prospective ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1145031/top-ministers-caught-graft-probe

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