Entries by Carla Tooma

Clean Up Australia founder Ian Kiernan dies aged 78

Ian Kiernan, the Clean Up Australia founder and round the world sailsman, has died aged 78. The passionate environmentalist was diagnosed with cancer in late July Clean Up Australia announced his death in a statement on its website on Wednesday. “While we will deeply miss Ian’s guidance and humour, it was his greatest wish that […]

Pippa Middleton has given birth to first child

Pippa Middleton and her husband James Matthews have welcomed their first child. Kate Middleton’s younger sister gave birth to a baby boy, weighing 8lb 9oz (3.88kg), at the Lindo Wing in west London at 1:58pm local time. A spokeswoman for Pippa and James Matthews said, “Everyone is delighted and mother and baby are doing well.” In […]

Optus, Telstra attract most complaints to Telco ombudsman in 2017-18

The national Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) has revealed they received the most complaints about Optus and Telstra in the last financial year. A report released by the TIO shows they received a total 167,831 complaints during the last financial year, with 40,665 of those about the Optus Group and 82,528 complaints about Telstra. Optus had a 35 […]

FOUND: 11yo boy missing from Logan

UPDATE @ 8:32am: Police have located the 11-year-old boy reported missing from the Logan area on Saturday, October 13. He is safe and well. EARLIER – October 15 @ 7:27am: Police are appealing for help to locate an 11-year-old boy who has been missing from Logan since Saturday. The boy, who is known to frequent […]