Latest Stolen Generations Stories

2008-10-13 12:00:28

By POL O' MUIRI Comedian (though more correctly 'comedian') Harry Enfield is involved in a row with the Philippine government over a very tasteless sketch on his 'comedy' series in which an elderly Brit propositions a Philippine women to wiggle her backside.

2008-10-06 12:00:30

By Alan Roden; Gemma Fraser Education chief says sorry as Flex cleared of talking to News EDUCATION leader Marilyne MacLaren has finally apologised to a parent she wrongly accused of leaking confidential information to the Evening News.

2008-09-26 21:00:16

By Contra Costa Times I apologize... Mea culpas are an art form for politicians and celebrities. We're still waiting for the barons of Wall Street to issue long-overdue apologies to the nation as a whole, but meanwhile we've been musing on the ways average Joes issue lame excuses.

2008-09-24 15:00:25

Actor Kirk Douglas has taken an old cause to a new platform, using his MySpace page to gather signatures in support of a national apology for America's past practice of slavery. It's a cause that Douglas, 91, has advocated for years, but has taken online only since joining MySpace.

2008-09-19 09:00:40

A Canadian woman near Toronto faces assault charges after a teenager who allegedly bullied her daughter was beaten and stabbed.

2008-08-09 15:00:32

Sir, What about an apology to the residents who had to put up with the Fruitgrowers Chemical Company factory in the first place, or are they being forgotten? Are the authorities going to trace the families who had children walk past the factory and lived with the constant air pollution for a lot longer than three years and suffered various symptoms, and offer medical profiling and help? The well at 26 Tahi St was contaminated 20 years ago along with others, but the Tasman District Council...

2008-07-21 18:00:46

HEALTH chiefs have apologised to the family of a Midland war veteran who died after contacting the superbug Clostridium difficile.

2008-07-20 12:00:16

By Shirley Westall, Odessa American, Texas Jul. 20--Couples therapy, as my clinical director knows, isn't the easiest area of counseling for me. Tensions can easily rise to uncomfortable levels during a heated marriage counseling session.

2008-07-17 03:00:08

Pope Benedict XVI Thursday called the Australian government courageous for apologizing for past injustices suffered by the nation's indigenous peoples.

2008-07-12 18:00:11

The Catholic Church is sorry for the sexual abuse endured by individuals in Australia at the hands of Catholic priests, Pope Benedict XVI said Saturday.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.