Australia at Odds With UN Over Refugees

Australia at Odds With UN Over Refugees

Australia is facing increasing scrutiny from the United Nations (UN) over its proposed treatment of refugees in response to its handling of Tamil asylum seekers from Sri Lanka. According to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 153 Tamil asylum seekers are en route to or already have been transferred to the custody of the Sri Lankan Navy. […]

Australia Parliament Airs C-Word on Live Television

Australia Parliament Airs C-Word on Live Television

Australia’s politics have been particularly interesting as of late, but perhaps not more so than this week as the current government issued its budget, creating many pained groans from opposition politicians and the Australian public. But today it is the censors who are groaning as explicit language was used during “Question Time” in parliament which […]

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