James Grubel

James Grubel

James Grubel

 

Strewth! Aussie Catholics call foul on TV chef

James Grubel

Australia's Catholic church has taken a swipe at foul-mouthed British chef Gordon Ramsay and demanded his reality television shows be either taken off air or shown at a later time. One episode broadcast recently featured Ramsay using a four-letter expletive more than 80 times, while he also shouts at a chef saying: "You French pig."

Major pro-Beijing rally at Australia torch relay

In the biggest pro-Beijing rally of the protest-marred Olympic torch relay, more than 10000 Chinese Australians rallied in Canberra on Thursday, bringing a sea of red Chinese flags and drowning out Tibetan demonstrators. Protests and tight security have followed the Olympic torch around the world over the past month.