The bid to oust Abbott
This is what the GetUp poll was about – headlines.
And they wanted to create a sense not that the tide was turning, but had turned.
Malaysian bribery and embezzlement
Billions of dollars in allegedly misappropriated funds. Millions spent on luxury handbags and jewellery. One hit movie, two mediocre comedies, a swanky New York condo, a $351 million yacht and a Picasso. Leonardo DiCaprio, Paris Hilton, Miranda Kerr and Lindsay Lohan.
It’s a scandal bursting with juicy details, celebrity cameos and webs of confusing information. On February 12, prosecutors in Malaysia will begin unravelling some of it when the country’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak appears in court on charges of abuse of power, criminal breach of trust and money laundering.
Other alleged players in the scandal — chief among them the international financier Jho Low — remain at large, out of the reach of Malaysian and US authorities.
Miranda Kerr is returning around $11 million worth of jewellery.
What do you have to do to be given $11 million worth of jewellery …?