The ending of work bans on October 25 by nurses in Victorian public hospitals saw the end of a bitter dispute and a victory for nurses, their union and for the entire Victorian public. The nurses, who were in dispute with the Victorian state Labor Government voted at a mass meeting to agree to the […]
Victorian nurses are standing strong against bullying and facing the risk of hefty fines as their dispute with the State Government over pay and conditions continues. The Victorian Hospitals Industrial Association (hospital managers) will take the dispute to the Federal Court today in a further bid to lift the work bans that are in place.
New Zealand police have arrested 17 people during a series of ‘anti-terror’ raids across the country. Police are also seeking to question up to 60 other people as part of the operation. All of the arrestees are activists from the Maori, peace and environmental movements.