Archive for January 18th, 2013

Labor’s abstention explained

Labor MP Mike Kelly touts his party’s credential on Israel through the years, and explains the decision to abstain on last year’s UN vote. RECENTLY all those who support Israel

Striking Klinger finds form in the Big Bash

WITH the return of the hotly contested Big Bash League (BBL), so too comes the return to form of Adelaide Strikers gun Michael Klinger, who has amassed 42 runs in seven matches.

Carr announces further Iran sanctions

FRESH on the heels of Australia’s appointment to chair the UN Security Council Sanctions Committee, the federal government last week announced further sanctions against Iran.

Team punished for supporters’ anti-Semitism

Hungary’s national soccer team will face sanctions because of anti-Semitic chants by its fans in August, the FIFA soccer association said.