The SA Government has announced a Royal Commission into nuclear energy. In the first in an NM series, Rob Parker, president of the Australian Nuclear Association offers suggestions for six areas of focus.
Many gay and lesbian Turks have been arrested in the Taksim protests. A queer solidarity march in Istanbul on the weekend was the biggest the city has seen, writes Nigel O'Connor. Photos by Natasa Kleanthous
Turkish PM Recep Erdogan has let a decade of power go to his head. His last ditch sectarian turn is truly dangerous for Turkey's Alewites - and Syria is just over the border, write Guy Rundle and Andrew Penny