Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has ordered an
inquiry into the treatment of children in detention after the
airing of video showing prison guards tear-gassing teenage
inmates and strapping a half-naked, hooded-boy to a chair.
NSW Health Minister Jillian Skinner says the incorrect
installation of a gas outlet at a southwestern Sydney
hospital is behind a "devastating error" which has left one
baby dead and another severely affected.
Legislation that allows high-risk terrorist offenders to
remain detained after their jail sentences end must be
introduced quickly in the wake of recent global attacks,
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says.
Australia's richest woman Gina Rinehart has expanded her
cattle business, buying two cattle properties in the
country's north, as the billionaire seeks to profit from the
Asia's fast-growing food market.