Australia well placed to consider PNG sanctions, says corruption fighter

Australia well placed to consider PNG sanctions, says corruption fighter | World news | NewsWire
Peter O'Neill was served with an arrest warrant relating to long-running corruption allegations. Photograph: Dan Peled/AAP

Australia is well placed to consider sanctions against the Papua New Guinea government in response to a dramatic power grab by its prime minister, the ousted head of the country’s anti-corruption taskforce has said.

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Obama encourages employers to adopt family-friendly policies

Obama encourages employers to adopt family-friendly policies | World news | NewsWire
The United States is the only industrialized nation that doesn't mandate paid leave for mothers of newborns. Photograph: UPI/Landov/Barcroft Media

President Barack Obama is encouraging more employers to adopt family-friendly policies by hosting a daylong summit on Monday, even though the US government doesn't always set the best example.

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