James Rebanks on the future of farming – BBC Newsnight

BBC Newsnight published this video item, entitled “James Rebanks on the future of farming – BBC Newsnight” – below is their description. With many of us now accustomed to working from home, some dream of quitting the rat race altogether, for what they hope will be a simpler life in the country. Perhaps this helps … Read more James Rebanks on the future of farming – BBC Newsnight

Coronavirus and the Church of England – BBC Newsnight

As the Covid lockdown begins to ease, what’s next for the Church of England? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Since the start of the UK’s lockdown at the end of March 2020, religious groups have been unable to attend their normal places of worship, as mosques, churches, synagogues and temples remain shut under government … Read more Coronavirus and the Church of England – BBC Newsnight

What it’s like to go without touch because of coronavirus – BBC Newsnight

Touch is one of the first senses to develop, but as coronavirus forces us to stay apart – what does losing this sense do to us? Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F As social distancing measures the world over separate people, we are coming to terms with the role that touch has played in our … Read more What it’s like to go without touch because of coronavirus – BBC Newsnight

‘Rights, Wrongs, and Injustices: Taking Remedies Seriously’: 2018 Cambridge Freshfields Lecture

On 8 May 2018 Professor Stephen Smith of McGill University delivered the 2018 Cambridge Freshfields Lecture entitled “Rights, Wrongs, and Injustices: Taking Remedies Seriously”. The Cambridge Freshfields Lecture is an annual address delivered by a guest of the Cambridge Private Law Centre, and the event is sponsored by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Stephen Smith is internationally … Read more ‘Rights, Wrongs, and Injustices: Taking Remedies Seriously’: 2018 Cambridge Freshfields Lecture

Australia Sells Five C-130H Hercules to Indonesia at Discounted Rate

Australia and Indonesia have signed a memorandum of sale for five C-130H Hercules from Australia to Indonesia at a discounted rate. The sale brings the number of Hercules sold to Indonesia to nine. The sale of the aircraft includes parts and a simulator. The Australian Minister for Defence, Stephen Smith MP, said the aircraft would … Read more Australia Sells Five C-130H Hercules to Indonesia at Discounted Rate

Singapore Deputy Teo Chee Hean Visits Australia for Defence Talks

Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence, Mr Teo Chee Hean, has visited Australia for four days from 19th – 23rd November as part of a series of discussions on bilateral defence. Stephen Smith, the Australian Minister of Defence said in a statement: Singapore and Australia have a close defence partnership based on shared … Read more Singapore Deputy Teo Chee Hean Visits Australia for Defence Talks