All posts tagged Christopher Pyne

Aussie pollies hold talks in Israel

IT was a meeting of former prime ministers when Israel’s Ehud Olmert and Australia’s Tony Abbott took the stage to address the Strategic Leadership Conference gala dinner at the King David Hotel in Jerusalem on Sunday. 

Pyne, Brandis hail inspirational Israel

INNOVATION was high on the agenda when government minister Christopher Pyne met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem earlier this week.

Cementing Israel trade ties

THE federal government will look into the feasibility of a free trade deal between Australia and Israel, Trade and Investment Minister Andrew Robb’s office has confirmed to The AJN.

Finkel named chief scientist

DR Alan Finkel, a strong advocate for an end to coal-fired power, has been appointed as Australia’s next chief ­scientist. The announcement was made in Canberra on Tuesday by Prime Minister

Pyne: ‘Never forget’

“THE longer history separates us from the Holocaust, we can start to forget how vitally important it is not to forget.” 

Pyne wants answers on Muslim principal

AFTER claiming publicly that Islamic State is an Israeli-American conspiracy, the principal of Melbourne’s largest Muslim college has come under fire from federal Education Minister Christopher Pyne, amid accusations that […]

Uni probe into Lynch underway

THE University of Sydney is continuing its investigation into an anti-Israel protest on campus last month, during which Associate Professor Jake Lynch was involved in an altercation with a 76-year-old […]

University probes Lynch

THE University of Sydney is investigating whether Associate Professor Jake Lynch breached its code of conduct during an altercation with a 76-year-old woman when anti-Israel protesters disrupted a talk last […]

New Brand of excellence

MONASH law student and Bialik College graduate Katie Brand is one of 69 recipients of the New Colombo Plan Scholarship enabling students to live, study and work in Asia next […]

Socialist Alternative row rumbles on

THE Australasian Union of Jewish Students (AUJS) has hit out at academics who have signed a letter calling for the reinstatement of the Socialist Alternative (SA) Club at Monash University.