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2014/08/29 10:03
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Wallaby icon John Eales says the Australian Rugby Union's adoption of an inclusion policy that takes a stand against homophobia represents a significant day in Australian and world sport. The ARU...
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2014/08/29 04:22
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An Iranian asylum seeker is reportedly fighting for his life in a Brisbane hospital after he was urgently transferred from Papua New Guinea's Manus Island detention centre. An Iranian asylum seeker...
2014/08/27 09:15
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Labor will oppose Coalition proposals which would require intellectually disabled workers to waive their right to make discrimination claims in return for a payment. Labor will oppose Coalition...
2014/08/26 20:42
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A six-year-old girl who claims to have developed a dental infection, stammer and separation anxiety as well begun wetting her bed while on Christmas Island will sue the Immigration Minister and the...
2014/08/22 20:06
2014/08/22 20:06
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IMMIGRATION Minister Scott Morrison has clashed with Human Rights chief Gillian Triggs in a fiery exchange at an inquiry into children being held in immigration detention. Mr Morrison and his...
2014/08/22 05:27
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Australia defends detention of child asylum seekers | GlobalPost Please support our site by enabling javascript to view info. Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads. SYDNEY...
2014/08/21 06:49
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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's highest court set a date on Thursday for a full hearing into how a group of Sri Lankan asylum seekers were detained at sea, a case that will test the government's...
2014/08/21 06:27
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Australia's highest court to hear test case on asylum seekers SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's highest court set a date on Thursday for a full hearing into how a group of Sri Lankan asylum seekers were...
2014/08/20 17:55
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Mental health crisis inside detention centre on Christmas Island is now taking its toll on those who guard the asylum seekers. The mental health crisis inside the detention centre on Christmas Island...
2014/08/14 16:05
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Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young: "The damage that is being inflicted on these children is unthinkable." Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Traumatised children who were held on an Australian Customs ship on...
2014/08/14 00:42
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Forensic evidence of the “systematic violation” of child asylum seekers’ human rights on Nauru has emerged in a compelling 53-page document written by a group of anonymous Save the Children workers on...
2014/08/13 07:15
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The Australian Taxation Office is under pressure to enshrine breastfeeding rights for new mothers into its workplace agreement amid internal criticism that it is failing to provide a...
2014/08/10 16:19
2014/08/10 16:19
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Sick asylum seekers on Christmas Island say they are being offered videoconference appointments with specialists on the Australian mainland, after damning evidence showed the deplorable state of...
2014/08/10 14:50
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Jeopardised: Forlift driver Matt Hillas says he loves his job. Photo: Getty Images\Paul Jeffers Scores of businesses employing people with a disability could be forced to close and thousands could...
2014/08/10 11:34
2014/08/10 11:34
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To overcome health inequities between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Australia and New Zealand, health professionals and their institutions need to take a long, hard look at themselves and...
2014/08/09 16:18
2014/08/09 16:18
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Opting out: Natalie Harman with Arlo (left) and Harrison, has opted out of the workforce until the children are at least three years old. Photo: Kate Geraghty When Patti Bartholomew got her first...
2014/08/08 03:24
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Facebook. Photo: Reuters An activist has lodged a human rights abuse claim against a police officer, using discrimination laws the federal attorney-general had wanted to scrap. It is alleged a...
2014/08/07 08:34
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SHADOW attorney-general Mark Dreyfus has called on NSW authorities to do "whatever they can" to punish a group of teenagers accused of racially abusing a busload of Jewish schoolchildren. FIVE of the...
2014/08/07 03:46
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PETER Greste's brother says he is encouraged by US President Barack Obama's call for the release of the jailed Australian journalist and his Al Jazeera colleagues in Egypt. MR Greste and two other Al...
2014/08/05 07:19
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The chief psychiatrist to Australia's detention centres has described the government's treatment of asylum seekers as akin to torture. A former chief psychiatrist to Australia's detention centres has...
2014/08/29 10:03
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