Mayor Peter Cox is shocked and disappointed after being escorted from the council chambers by police last night and has said he will call on the state government to intervene after angry protesters stormed a council meeting Wednesday night.
The state’s local government watchdog has launched an investigation into the City of Greater Bendigo council.
Coliban Water is seeking approval to construct a brine lagoon at Epsom in a bid to prevent rising groundwater – laced with hydrogen sulphide, arsenic, dissolved salts and other metals – spilling into waterways in and around Bendigo.
President Michelle Bachelet of Chile has declared parts of his country a disaster zone, after an 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the northern coast.
Editor in Chief of the Santiago Times, Joe Hinchliffe, joins RN Breakfast for the latest news on the crisis.
A magnitude 8.2 earthquake has struck off the coast of Chile, near the port of Iquique, prompting a warning for all of Latin America’s Pacific coast of a potential Tsunami. Al Jazeera talks to Joe Hinchliffe, editor of the Santiago Times, from Chile’s capital Santiago.
A frightening night of damage and flooding and even prison escapes as well as several deaths after an earthquake and tsunami off Chile’s coast, as The Santiago Times Editor Joe Hinchliffe describes.
“Foi de facto um grande susto, não tanto pelo terramoto, que foi mais fraco, mas pelo receio de haver um tsunami”, conta ao Expresso o editor do jornal chileno “Santiago Times”, Joe Hinchliffe.