Bikie charged over beachfront coward’s punch.

Mirabooka dectectives have pressed charges against a member of the Coffin Cheaters bikie gang for a coward’s punch attack on the Sunday before Christmas last year. The victim was attacked from behind when he was walking along Scarborough Beach Front at 8:15PM on Sunday the 22nd of December. The 44-year-old man was rushed to Royal…

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British House of Commons backs Boris Johnson Brexit bill

By Helene Fung A 358 to 234 vote in the House of Commons approved a revised EU divorce deal, which paves the way for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to deliver on his winning general election promise to “get Brexit done” by January 31. The Withdrawal Agreement Bill now goes on to further scrutiny in Parliament.…

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Hong Kong district council election to go ahead on Sunday

By Helene Fung The Hong Kong government has previously announced it was considered cancelling the district council election planned for Sunday, citing safety concerns due to recent unrests. However, plans appear to be going ahead, relocation of some polling places notwithstanding.  Hong Kong Police Commissioner Chris Tang announced on Friday that they plan to deploy…

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Liquor Act Amendments to stop proliferation of big chain liquor outlets

Changes to the Liquor Control Act 1988 have been announced by the State Government, in hopes of reducing alcohol related harm in the community by suppressing the proliferation of big chain liquor barns. From November 2nd, new regulations will not allow packaged liquor outlets (400 square metres or greater) to be established of an existing…

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