Australian Government Slammed For Doubling Price For Some Arts Degrees At University

BY THEREDNOW STAFF The Australian government has unveiled plans to make some university degrees cheaper or more expensive. The aim is to encourage people to do courses that will eventually make themselves ‘job ready’ at the end of the degree. As a result, some arts programs will have their fees skyrocket, while degrees relating to […]

Health Secretary Matt Hancock Calls Marcus Rashford 'Daniel'

BY THEREDNOW STAFF Matt Hancock called Marcus Rashford ‘Daniel’ during a televised interview this morning (17 June). The Health Secretary was being interviewed about the government’s decision to extend the free school meal voucher scheme, following a social media campaign led by the Manchester United footballer, demanding this should happen. However, it appears as though […]

Pauline Hanson's 'All Lives Matter' Motion Gets Absolutely Savaged In Senate

BY THEREDNOW STAFF One Nation leader Pauline Hanson tried to introduce a motion to the Australian Senate yesterday (11 June) to recognise that ‘all lives matter’. The Queensland politician’s motion follows a global resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement, in the wake of the George Floyd’s death while in police custody in Minneapolis. Hanson […]

Pedophiles Could Be Sentenced To Life In Prison Under New Laws Proposed In Australia

BY THEREDNOW STAFF The Australian government is pushing to introduce mandatory minimum sentences for child sexual abusers who commit crimes on the federal level. The Coalition has tabled new legislation to parliament that could see pedophiles jailed for life. The bill would also limit courts granting bail to repeat offenders. Attorney-General Christian Porter said 40 […]

Pauline Hanson Is Moving A Motion In The Senate To Recognise 'All Lives Matter'

BY THEREDNOW STAFF One Nation Senator Pauline Hanson has declared her intention to move a motion in the Senate calling for the recognition that ‘All Lives Matter’. Ms Hanson has been particularly critical of the way people turned out in their thousands across Australia over the weekend to protest against police brutality and the Black […]

Dwayne Johnson Third-Most Backed Person For US 2020 Presidential Election

BY THEREDNOW STAFF He may not even be running in this year’s US presidential election, but Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has been the third-most backed candidate since he delivered a rousing speech earlier this week. The actor and former WWE star was added to the election market by UK bookmakers after he shared a powerful […]

Avoid Gatherings And Demonstrations This Weekend, Government Urges

BY THEREDNOW STAFF The Government has encouraged individuals not to go to demonstrations of more than 6 people over the weekend, adhering to the fatality of George Floyd. Speaking at the day-to-day government briefing, Health Secretary Matt Hancock stated he was ‘appalled’ by the occasions in the US, but stated people must adhere to social […]

More Than 40,000 People Have Died In UK After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

BY THEREDNOW STAFF More than 40,000 people in the UK have currently died after checking positive for coronavirus. The newest numbers reveal an everyday rise of 123 hospital fatalities throughout England, taking the UK total amount to 40,027. This means the UK has the highest casualty in Europe. Indeed, the UK reported extra fatalities on […]