Quantcast

Latest Philip Ruddock Stories

2006-08-26 02:03:23

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia has received assurances the United States will not seek the death penalty for Australian Guantanamo Bay inmate David Hicks if it brings new charges against him, Attorney General Philip Ruddock said on Saturday.

2006-08-15 00:17:12

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Guantanamo Bay inmate David Hicks should face new charges before a U.S. military tribunal by November or be returned home, the Australian government said on Tuesday. Lawyers for Hicks, who has been held at the U.S.

2006-08-04 23:02:44

CANBERRA (Reuters) - The father of Australian Guantanamo Bay inmate David Hicks has been nominated for the country's "Father of the Year" award, angering the Australian government which said it was being used to score political points. Hicks was detained by U.S.

2006-06-12 23:31:44

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia's conservative national government has overruled same sex marriage laws in the nation's capital, Canberra, Attorney General Philip Ruddock said on Tuesday.

2006-06-10 05:51:11

SYDNEY (Reuters) - At least 26 Australian citizens had been detained in the past as suspected illegal immigrants, a Department of Immigration spokeswoman said on Saturday.

2006-03-29 21:50:00

Australia's conservative national government, which opposes homosexual marriages, said on Thursday it will overturn any new law legalizing gay civil unions in the national capital.

2006-01-20 04:52:39

CANBERRA (Reuters) - A former Serb commander, now an Australian citizen, charged with war crimes committed during Croatia's 1991-95 war of independence has been arrested in Australia, Attorney-General Philip Ruddock said on Friday.

2005-11-13 01:23:17

Corrects fourth paragraph to read the 10-nation ASEAN grouping CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia indicated on Sunday that it would consider joining a new regional anti-terrorism task force reportedly being set up by Indonesia.

2005-11-12 21:05:09

CANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia indicated on Sunday that it would consider joining a new regional anti-terrorism task force reportedly being set up by Indonesia. Attorney-General Philip Ruddock told Australian television that Canberra would look at any move to increase cooperation.

2005-09-11 23:57:03

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia is taking seriously a video shown on U.S. television threatening an attack on Melbourne, the government said on Monday, but added it wasn't raising the national threat level from medium to high.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
Related