Publication: Brisbane Times

First reported 17 mins ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

Supreme Court: Airline can drop frequent flier

The Supreme Court decided unanimously Wednesday that an airline had the right to dump a frequent flier who complained too much.The decision allows airlines to have sole discretion to drop frequent fliers.The case involved Rabbi Binyomin Ginsberg, who ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 17 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 1 reports

Sisters killed in Easter tragedy

A 35-year-old man believed to be the father of two girls slain in an Easter Sunday tragedy in Melbourne’s north-east has been charged with their murder.The girls, both aged under five, were found dead at a house in Watsonia. Police arrested a man at the ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 3 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 1 reports

What's the deal with the Easter rabbit?

The following contains spoilers for the very young.My husband, who moved to Brisbane from Hong Kong at the age of ten, recalls vividly the time his year five class was instructed to make cylindrical corrugated cardboard masks with rectangular eye slo ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 2 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Call to modify guidelines on light drinking in pregnancy

The National Health and Medical Research Council's guidelines on drinking during pregnancy provide insufficient and potentially alarming advice to women about the effects of low-level drinking, a leading pharmacist says.There were concerns some women ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

For Prince George, a close encounter of the furred kind

Finally it was George's day. The nine-month-old prince made his much anticipated Australian debut, generously sharing the occasion with a bilby named in his honour.And if G1 and G2 proved the eternal truth of W.C. Fields' words, "Never work with children ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Six of the best: James Bond's preferred hotels

You are guaranteed to make an entrance at the Hotel Cipriani, even if you don't arrive in your own yacht, as Daniel Craig does in Casino Royale. One of the most charming things about this hotel is its island location, which means the only way to arrive ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

South Korean ferry evacuation crippled by chaos

Jindo, South Korea: The South Korean ferry that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing, a radio transcript released on Sunday showed, suggesting the chaotic situation may have added to a death toll that could eventually ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 6 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Royal rest day may be just the time to meet the 'locals'

An encounter with the kangaroos on the lawns of Government House in Canberra seems par for the course for any visiting royal. But do the British royals have something else up their sleeve for their rest day in Canberra on Monday?Could they be heading ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinese spies keep eye on leading universities

China is building large covert spy networks inside Australia's leading universities, prompting Australia to strengthen its counter-intelligence capabilities.Chinese intelligence officials have confirmed to Fairfax Media that they are building informant ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 11 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Royal couple join cathedral's Easter Sunday worshippers

Laughter rang out and there was even the odd round of applause.The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended a thoroughly Australian Easter Sunday service at St Andrew's Cathedral on Sunday morning.The future leader of the Church of England celebrated the ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Foreign predators threaten bilbies

If meeting the royal family - including two future kings - is not enough to boost your public profile and help save your species from extinction, who knows what is?The plight of Australia's bilbies, the largest member of the bandicoot family, has been ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Predation, Bandicoot, Bilby
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

No wins but Stosur full of confidence

Even Sam Stosur could not recall the last time she lost both singles rubbers at a Fed Cup tie as the dust settled on Germany's stunning semi-final win in Brisbane on Sunday.Yet she is still confident of a French Open campaign to remember.The former US ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 18 hours ago]

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"I don't think passengers can expect any significant differences at all in the way that airlines treat passengers or in the way that the loyalty programs work" Nemeth said
"If this ferry evacuates passengers, will you be able to rescue them?" the unidentified crew member asked
''They showed me the report,'' he said. "I can even name the lady who sent the report."

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Supreme Court: Airline can drop frequent flier [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 17 mins ago]
What's the deal with the Easter rabbit? [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 2 hours ago]
Six of the best: James Bond's preferred hotels [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 3 hours ago]
Sisters killed in Easter tragedy [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 3 hours ago]
South Korean ferry evacuation crippled by chaos [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 6 hours ago]
Chinese spies keep eye on leading universities [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 11 hours ago]
Call to modify guidelines on light drinking in ... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
For Prince George, a close encounter of the fur... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
Foreign predators threaten bilbies [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
Royal couple join cathedral's Easter Sunday wor... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
Royal rest day may be just the time to meet the... [Publicerad Brisbane Times - 12 hours ago]
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