Texas governor voices criticism regarding US federal border policies

In recent days, Rick Perry, governor of the US state of Texas, has openly criticized US federal actions pertaining to the US’Mexico border. The governor specifically criticized President Obama’s actions in an editorial yesterday, saying, “President Obama’s appropriations request only … Continue reading

University defeat Maroochydore in round nine of 2014 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union season

University have defeated Maroochydore 27 points to 3 in their round nine Sunshine Coast Rugby Union match yesterday at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs, Australia. Maroochydore fullback Lasaro Manomoli opened the scoring through a penalty goal. Despite … Continue reading

Commonwealth Bank of Australia CEO apologies for financial planning scandal

Ian Narev, the CEO of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, this morning “unreservedly” apologised to clients who lost money in a scandal involving the bank’s financial planning services arm. Last week, a Senate enquiry found financial advisers from the Commonwealth … Continue reading

Indian space agency launches five foreign satellites

The Indian space agency, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), launched five foreign satellites from the Sriharikota facility on Monday morning, using the PSLV-C23 launch vehicle. The primary payload was an earth observation satellite from France called SPOT 7 which weighed … Continue reading