High-speed police pursuits belong in movies, not on public roads ("Fury as family dies after high-speed police chase", March 22). How many more innocent people are going to die before this unjustifiable practice is stopped? Surely it is better that a car thief escapes, probably only for a few hours..read more
Bid for Rusina
London-listed European Nickel has made a takeover bid for the Perth-based minerals explorer Rusina Mining, which values the Australian company at about $33 million. Rusina's directors unanimously recommended acceptance of the all-scrip deal, which will leave investors with 27.3 per cent of the merged company.
MOTOR trade businesses in the north-western suburbs converging on Lindsay Fox's Essendon Fields complex, which occupies part of the old Essendon Airport, are providing developers with some prime opportunities.