February 8, 2018, 12:00 am
The colourful life and illustrious career of Barry Cohen were honoured by past and present political leaders at a state memorial service held at Old Parliament House – where the late politician spent three years of his more than two decades in office.
December 4, 2015, 12:00 am
A CHANUKIAH hasn’t been lit in Federal Parliament since 1988 when Bob Hawke was prime minister. But that all changed on Tuesday when political rivals Josh Frydenberg and Michael Danby co-hosted a Chanukah party under the auspices of the Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ), with the support of the ACT Jewish Community and Chabad ACT.
June 1, 2011, 2:00 am
UNMANNED mine removal vehicles, microscopic “nano-swimmers” that deliver medication directly to the area of the body that needs it, and a robotic snake were some of the latest groundbreaking projects presented by Professor Danny Weihs at the Technion Society of Australia’s 2011 celebration supper last Sunday.