Entries by Shanee Dobeson

REVEALED: Counsellor hypnotised, sexually abused boys at Brisbane Grammar School

TWO prestigious private schools in south-east Queensland are at the centre of sickening allegations of child sex abuse. The Brisbane Grammar School and St Paul’s School, are the focus of public hearings of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Brisbane. It’s alleged that from the 1970’s to 1990’s, former school […]

Ireland to legalise drugs for personal use, open injection rooms

IN what may be one of the most controversial moves in history, Ireland has announced that they will be legalising the injection of dangerous drugs. Minister with Responsibility for National Drug Strategy Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, announced that drug users will be able to inject in specially designated rooms in Dublin from next year. The minister also revealed that […]

Australian jockey dies after falling from balcony

A well-known, young Australian jockey has died after reportedly falling from a high-rise balcony. Tim Bell, originally from Brisbane, is believed to have died after falling from his Singapore unit balcony. The 22-year-old won the 2013 and 2o14 Brisbane Jockey’s Premiership in his first season as a senior jockey. A police investigation into the incident is […]

Taylor Swift sued millions for allegedly copying lyrics to chart topper

TAYLOR Swift is being sued, a LOT, for allegedly copying the lyrics to her hit song Shake It Off. Jesse Braham, 50, is suing the pop star for $59 million, claiming she stole the lyrics from his own song ‘Haters Gone Hate’. While Shake It Off includes the lyrics “cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, […]

Reserve Bank keeps interest rate at historic low

The Reserve Bank of Australia has kept interest rates on hold at 2.0 percent. In a statement, Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens said that leaving interest rates on hold was appropriate for now. “At today’s meeting the board judged that the prospects for an improvement in economic conditions had firmed a little over recent months and […]