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Brazil dam settlement could be $26b

A definitive settlement for the damage caused by a burst tailings dam in Brazil, 2015 could reach 100 billion reais ($A26 billion).

Brazil seeks definitive BHP dam settlement

Federal prosecutors in Brazil are seeking a definitive settlement with miner Samarco and its shareholders, BHP Group and Vale, for damages caused by the rupture of a tailings dam in 2015, the lead prosecutor has told Reuters.

Trailblazer remembers Australia’s first international basketball tour

The Hunter region’s Melva Hancock has stories to tell that most of us could not even fathom.  The 90-year-old is a trailblazer for women’s sport after leading the way as part of Australia’s...