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Attorney General

In most common law jurisdictions, the attorney general, or attorney-general, is the main legal advisor to the government, and in some jurisdictions he or she may in addition have executive responsibility for law enforcement or responsibility for public prosecutions.

Articles About Attorney General

MH370: Black Box Batteries May be Dead and Who Should Have Custody of the Malaysia Airlines' Black Box

By IBTimes AU

After the four signals last week, things have slowed down in the hunt for the missing MH370 Malaysia Airlines flight. It appears that the black box batteries may have died, reports CBC News. There are no more signals coming from the ocean floor, but ... (Apr 14)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, INTERNATIONAL LAW, LOS ANGELES

Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras
Reporters who Broke Snowden Story Return to U.S. for First Time

By Reuters

Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras, the U.S. journalists who reported on spy agency analyst Edward Snowden's leaks exposing mass government surveillance, returned to the United States on Friday for the first time since revealing the programs in 2013. (Apr 12)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, IRAQ, GERMANY, RUSSIA, JOURNALISM

Samsung Galaxy S5 India Price Revealed Ahead of 11 April Release
Samsung Galaxy S5 Features ‘Kill Switch’ to Curb Smartphone Thefts

By IBTimes AU

Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5 houses quite a lot of interesting features and it gives strong competition to HTC One M8, Xperia Z2 and iPhone 5S. But there is one epic feature that distinguishes Galaxy S5 from the rest. (Apr 11)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, SMARTPHONE, IPHONE, NEW YORK, HTC

Racial Discrimination Rises in Australia as Debate Continues on Proposed Changes to Racism Act

By IBTimes AU

Racism or discrimination because of cultural diversity is once again on the rise in Australia. According to the new Mapping Social Cohesion survey conducted by the Scanlon Foundation, 19 per cent of Australians experience discrimination because of th... (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ISRAEL, TONY ABBOTT

Samsung Galaxy S5 Dual SIM and Active Versions Spotted and New Antitheft Features Worth the Buy

By IBTimes AU

Two other versions of the Samsung Galaxy S5 have sprung up, one of which is the dual SIM version in China and the other being the much-rumoured Active version. In addition, the antitheft properties of the Galaxy S5 seem to make it a worthy choice in among the smartphones coming out recently. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MICROSOFT, SAMSUNG, RETAIL, NEW YORK, SMARTPHONE

Au Political News: MP Geoff Shaw Cries for the Unborn

By IBTimes AU

Independent MP Geoff Shaw finished off a speech in the parliament with his “cry for the unborn.” (Apr 04)

MORE TOPICS: ABORTION

Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook Speaks About the New iPad Air and the iPad mini
Study Says Anti-Theft Kill Switches in Smartphones Could Help American Consumers Save $2.6B Annually

By IBTimes AU

A research released by Creighton University has revealed that introducing an anti-theft kill switch feature in smartphones could eliminate phone thefts and help American consumers save $2.6B annually. (Apr 02)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, NEW YORK, SMARTPHONE

Handout picture of water canon being sprayed from Japanese whaling ship towards small Sea Shepherd boat off the coast of Antarctica.
Australia Claims Victory Against Japanese Whaling in the Antarctic, UN Court Bans Issuance of Whaling Permit

By IBTimes AU

Australia has claimed victory against Japan's whaling program as the International Court of Justice backed the landmark case. The country has demanded Japan stop catching and killing whales in the Southern Ocean. (Apr 01)

MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, COURT, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, ICELAND

Au Lifts Travel Ban to Fiji

By IBTimes AU

Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop announced lifting bans against travelling to Fiji (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ELECTIONS, JUDICIARY

Yulia Tymoshenko Former Ukrainian PM
Yulia Tymoshenko, the Original Pretty Woman of Ukraine, Plans to Run for President; Boxer Vitali Klitschko Backs Out of Race in Favour of Billionaire Petro Poroshenko

By IBTimes AU

All eyes in Russia and Ukraine are on Natalia Poklonskaya, the very pretty new attorney-general of Crimea. However, she may be upstaged soon by Ukraine's original pretty woman who has made a political comeback from jail. (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, RUSSIA, UKRAINE, INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND, LAWYER