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ASIC takes AMP, Clayton Utz to court over failure to produce documents
Clayton Utz has declined to produce these documents on the basis that they are subject to a claim of legal professional privilege by AMP. ASIC is seeking from the Federal Court that the documents are not subject to privilege or alternatively, that privilege has been waived by AMP. In a statement, AMP spokeswoman said: "AMP…
Sports Personality of the Year: Gareth Southgate named Coach of the Year
Southgate wins Coach of the Year awardGareth Southgate has won Coach of the Year at the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year show after leading England to the World Cup semi-finals this summer. England defied expectations to reach the last four in Russia but lost 2-1 to Croatia after extra time in Moscow. It was…
Suspected gas explosion destroys eatery in Japan, hurts 42
A suspected gas explosion destroyed wooden buildings housing a restaurant and a real estate office in northern Japan on Sunday night, injuring 42 people, police and local media said. The powerful explosion in Sapporo, the capital city of Japan's northern main island of Hokkaido, shook nearby buildings, shattered windows and scattered wooden debris across the…
Sudan’s Bashir first Arab leader to visit Syria since war began
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has become the first Arab League leader to visit Damascus since the war in Syria began nearly eight years ago. Syria's state-run news agency SANA said al-Bashir was greeted on Sunday at the capital's airport by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad before they both headed to the presidential palace. The two leaders discussed bilateral…
Nationals MP Andrew Broad resigns over ‘sugar baby’ revelations
The Australian Financial Review does not suggest the allegations are true. "I have been advised that the person making the allegation may have engaged in criminal activity," Mr Broad said in a statement. "This matter has been reported to the Australian Federal Police and I will not be making any further comment." Mr Broad previously…