Australia wins the America’s Cup

On 26 September 1983 (5:21pm New York time), 12-metre yacht sensation, Australia II – with sail number KA6, radical winged-keel design and debuting the now famous Boxing Kangaroo flag – sailed into …

ABC MD Guthrie gone

ABC managing director Michelle Guthrie has been sacked by the ABC board, bringing the curtain down on her five-year term just before it reached the halfway stage. Conservative Party leader Cory Bernardi has …

Education

Key Points: Australian Conservatives believe in a ‘back to basics’ approach to education. We believe in the importance of reading, writing and maths as the foundation of learning. We need …

Deportation should be swift: Bernardi

Conservative Party leader Senator Cory Bernardi is urging the federal government to deport an Adelaide student convicted of supporting terror group Islamic State saying there is no place for terrorists in …

Chinese Checkers

University of Adelaide students have raised with Conservative Party leader Cory Bernardi concerns about threats students have made to fellow Chinese students that they will report them to the Chinese …

Death of Chairman Mao Zedong

On 9 September 1976, Chinese communist revolutionary and dictator, Mao Zedong (aka President or ‘Chairman’ Mao), died aged 82. The son of a wealthy farmer, Mao became the first Marxist-communist …