Jun 19 2018

Police seeking information around fire

ACT Policing is seeking information with regards to a dark coloured SUV in the area around the time of a suspicious fire in Moncrieff in May.

At around 10.30pm police were called to an alight under construction residence on Slim Dusty Circuit.

After the blaze was extinguished and the scene was analysed, the fire has been treated as suspicious.

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Jun 19 2018

Man approaches child in Garran

ACT Police are investigating an incident in Garran where a child has been approached by a man.

The child was walking to school along Kitchener Street on May 25 when a man in an old white sedan tried to entice them into his car.

The child refused and ran from the area, notifying their parents.

AFP Forensic members have since compiled a face fit with...

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Jun 19 2018

NFSA to get a facelift

The National Film and Sound Archive is calling for tenders as it plans a facelift of its Acton home. The update comes despite Chief Executive Jan Müller's declaration that the institution would be moved to a new location as part of a presentation he gave to his staff upon commencing the role at the start of this year.
 
Müller say...
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Jun 19 2018

Poll shows support for Western Civilisation subject at ANU

Voters of all political tendencies seem to support the introduction of Western civilisation courses at some of the nation's top universities. Two thirds of those surveyed by Newspoll believe ANU, which has a centre for Arab and Islamic Studies and offers Asian studies, should also offer a course in Western civilisation.
 
It bolsters the...
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