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The Borneo Post
Stiffer action mulled for lost passportsactions against those who lost their passports due to carelessness. During a p
Stiffer action mulled for lost passports
The Borneo Post / Posted yesterday
actions against those who lost their passports due to carelessness. During a press conference in Kuching recently, state Immigration Department director Ken Leben disclosed that this year the agency recorded an average of seven missing or lost... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Magistrate: Zimbos ‘come to SA to steal’magistrate’s order that Dube, who was according to his legal representative leg
Magistrate: Zimbos ‘come to SA to steal’
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
magistrate’s order that Dube, who was according to his legal representative legally in South Africa, must be handed to the immigration department when paroled. He also criticised the magistrate for concluding that Dube had acted in furtherance of... Read more
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WA Today
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidentsbecause of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidents
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
because of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators including state workplace watchdogs and the Immigration Department failing to track and exchange crucial information. Central to the problem is the unexplained decision... Read more
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The Age
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidentsbecause of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidents
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
because of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators including state workplace watchdogs and the Immigration Department failing to track and exchange crucial information. Central to the problem is the unexplained decision... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidentsbecause of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidents
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
because of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators including state workplace watchdogs and the Immigration Department failing to track and exchange crucial information. Central to the problem is the unexplained decision... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidentsbecause of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidents
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
because of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators including state workplace watchdogs and the Immigration Department failing to track and exchange crucial information. Central to the problem is the unexplained decision... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidentsbecause of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators
Fears over rise in migrant workers killed, injured in industrial accidents
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
because of a "significant gap" in statistics, the report said, with regulators including state workplace watchdogs and the Immigration Department failing to track and exchange crucial information. Central to the problem is the unexplained decision... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Helping to run brothel: Trio ordered to enter defenceto return to their country as soon as possible. After completing their jail se
Helping to run brothel: Trio ordered to enter defence
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
to return to their country as soon as possible. After completing their jail sentence and paying their fine, Elsie ordered them referred to the Immigration Department. Prosecuting Officer Juachim Jacob from the Immigration Department pro... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Graft: Arrest warrant for cop is extendedof them were also handed a stroke of the cane each but not the 18-year-old. Th
Graft: Arrest warrant for cop is extended
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 3 days ago
of them were also handed a stroke of the cane each but not the 18-year-old. They were arrested in the city recently for failing to produce valid documents. After serving their jail sentence, they were ordered referred to the Immigration Departm... Read more
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iol.co.za
Backpacking through Australia? It’s going to cost youdepended on their spending and the tax system needed to recognise the value of
Backpacking through Australia? It’s going to cost you
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
depended on their spending and the tax system needed to recognise the value of the visitors, Osmond said. According to the immigration department, Australia granted 226 812 working holiday visas in 2014-15, with Germany being the second-highest... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Kiwis in Oz: No welfare, study loan red tape and a long road to citizenshipresidency or citizenship. In fact, they require holders to remain NZ citizens.
Kiwis in Oz: No welfare, study loan red tape and a long road to citizenship
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
residency or citizenship. In fact, they require holders to remain NZ citizens. According to information published by the Immigration Department: As the SCV is not a permanent visa, visa holders do not have the same rights and benefits as... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Foreign Minister expects Australia cricket team’s visit to Bangladesh ‘soon’Asia Strategies and Partnerships Branch in the former AusAID. She was also pos
Foreign Minister expects Australia cricket team’s visit to Bangladesh ‘soon’
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
Asia Strategies and Partnerships Branch in the former AusAID. She was also posted in Bangkok, Paris and Manila with the Immigration Department, according to the Australian foreign ministry. The foreign minister, while welcoming Niblett to... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Man fined RM100 for trespassing into building to sniff glueheard that the National Registration Department had confirmed the said MyKad wa
Man fined RM100 for trespassing into building to sniff glue
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
heard that the National Registration Department had confirmed the said MyKad was fake. Mujir was ordered referred to the Immigration Department after serving the sentence. Meanwhile, six motorists were fined for having no driving licence.... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
16 Filipinos nabbed in Tawau opat 8am involved 14 departments and enforcement agencies and 115 officers and pe
16 Filipinos nabbed in Tawau op
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
at 8am involved 14 departments and enforcement agencies and 115 officers and personnel led by DSP Jasmin Hussin. Tawau Immigration Department Chief Noraini Rasi said many residents were seen jumping into the sea in their attempt to flee during... Read more
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The Borneo Post
State Immigration wants boost in staff strength(left) have their photo taken with the agency’s ICC 2016 winning team. — Photo
State Immigration wants boost in staff strength
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
(left) have their photo taken with the agency’s ICC 2016 winning team. — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: The state Immigration Department has proposed to Putrajaya for an internal upgrading of its force to address the shortage of officers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Seeks Emergency Powers From NASS On Economydays. Under the proposed new rule, physical entry into the country by foreign
Govt Seeks Emergency Powers From NASS On Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
days. Under the proposed new rule, physical entry into the country by foreign investors is to be made easier as Custom, Immigration, Department of State Services and all other government agencies at the airport would have their functions... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Masing ticks off MTUC over statement on Petronas issuein the state. In his response, Masing said: “I think MTUC, Mohd Ibrahim, is ei
Masing ticks off MTUC over statement on Petronas issue
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
in the state. In his response, Masing said: “I think MTUC, Mohd Ibrahim, is either confused or he is in the dark of what Immigration Department has been doing over the years. “Sarawak authorities are repatriating hundreds of illegal workers... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
The Border Mail / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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The Courier
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
The Courier / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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The Young Witness
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
The Young Witness / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Kiama Independent / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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The North West Star
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
The North West Star / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the painpeople in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about
'Compliant, groggy state': In Nauru's ghost camps, refugees sleep away the pain
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
people in this compliant, groggy state of either sleeping or just getting about doing basic functions," she said. "The Immigration Department has decided that it's a lot easier to give them wholesale mass sedation and anti-psychotic medication... Read more
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The Borneo Post
SRB halts operations at Kpg Pulau Melayu jettyImmigration Department officers conduct checks on offshore workers at the illeg
SRB halts operations at Kpg Pulau Melayu jetty
The Borneo Post / Posted 7 days ago
Immigration Department officers conduct checks on offshore workers at the illegal Kampung Pulau Melayu jetty. MIRI: The Sarawak Rivers Board (SRB) has ordered an immediate halt to operations at the illegal Kampung Pulau Melayu jetty. The order also... Read more
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New Kerala
Pakistani man on hunger strike in Japan over pork meal - newkerala.com #107566apologised for the "administrative mistake". A human rights group safeguarding
Pakistani man on hunger strike in Japan over pork meal - newkerala.com #107566
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
apologised for the "administrative mistake". A human rights group safeguarding the rights of foreigners approached the immigration department this week for taking appropriate measures to prevent an occurrence of any other incident of such kind... Read more
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Japan Today
Muslim man goes on hunger strike after being served pork at Yokohama immigration center ‹ Japan Todayarea immigration apologized for the “administrative mistake”. A group defendin
Muslim man goes on hunger strike after being served pork at Yokohama immigration center ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
area immigration apologized for the “administrative mistake”. A group defending the human rights of foreigners visited the immigration department this week to request that actions are taken to prevent this kind off incident from occurring again. A... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Man, Indonesian jailed for stealing properties worth RM80,000RM3,000 and RM20,000 or both on conviction. Magistrate Jessica Kakayun Ombou o
Man, Indonesian jailed for stealing properties worth RM80,000
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 8 days ago
RM3,000 and RM20,000 or both on conviction. Magistrate Jessica Kakayun Ombou ordered Taufik and Arul referred to the Immigration Department after serving sentence. Meanwhile, a 51-year-old local man was handed one month's jail and fined... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Nasser syndromethe magazine has ties to economic decision makers in allied Gulf states. In thi
Nasser syndrome
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
the magazine has ties to economic decision makers in allied Gulf states. In this context it is also worth noting that the immigration department of the British Home Office has recommended that political asylum be granted to Muslim Brotherhood... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Why Shah Rukh Khan And Other Indian Celebrities Have Been Detained at U.S. Airportsparanoia that is pervading in the U.S. right now.” When it comes to the treatme
Why Shah Rukh Khan And Other Indian Celebrities Have Been Detained at U.S. Airports
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
paranoia that is pervading in the U.S. right now.” When it comes to the treatment of celebrities, Chugh says that “the U.S. immigration department couldn't care less about Shah Rukh Khan's God-like status in India.” But looking ahead, it seems that... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Molest: Filipino gets 30 monthsor with whipping and liability of a fine, or any two of the punishments on conv
Molest: Filipino gets 30 months
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 9 days ago
or with whipping and liability of a fine, or any two of the punishments on conviction. He was ordered referred to the Immigration Department after serving his sentence. In another case, a man was fined RM2,000 or one week's jail for... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Immigration Minister to decide fate of six-old girlbid to stay in Australia says they have been given a short extension to appeal
Immigration Minister to decide fate of six-old girl
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
bid to stay in Australia says they have been given a short extension to appeal to Immigration Minister Peter Dutton. The Immigration Department has rejected a residency application by six-year-old Sienna Tippett, who currently lives at Lennox... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Title Deeds to Be Issued Electronicallytitle deed to land given to a UK investor, George Rogers, at Nyanga ward within
Title Deeds to Be Issued Electronically
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
title deed to land given to a UK investor, George Rogers, at Nyanga ward within Bukoba Municipality. He also directed the Immigration Department to investigate if the Briton was in the country legally. He said the title deed has been withdrawn... Read more
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CNET
WhatsApp messages from a 'prison' island, thousands of miles awaydetention center workers, such as doctors and nurses, from disclosing informati
WhatsApp messages from a 'prison' island, thousands of miles away
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
detention center workers, such as doctors and nurses, from disclosing information obtained while working for Australia's Immigration Department. The penalty for speaking out is two years in jail. More from Road Trip 2016 Fortunately, a former... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australian minister admits hundreds of migrants have been 'stranded' on nearby islandsare so tired that it’s hard to celebrate, hard for us to believe that finally w
Australian minister admits hundreds of migrants have been 'stranded' on nearby islands
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
are so tired that it’s hard to celebrate, hard for us to believe that finally we can get freedom in a safe country… The immigration department did not come to us to give us any information about what is next plan and what they want to do with... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
House break-in: Man jailed 24 monthsof between RM5,000 and RM30,000 or up to three years' jail, or both, if found g
House break-in: Man jailed 24 months
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
of between RM5,000 and RM30,000 or up to three years' jail, or both, if found guilty. Hatijah was ordered referred to the Immigration Department after serving her sentence. Meanwhile, a 27-year-old man was fined a total of RM4,000 after he... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Jailed for stealing smartphones, cashCode carries a jail term of up to seven years or fine, or both, on conviction.
Jailed for stealing smartphones, cash
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
Code carries a jail term of up to seven years or fine, or both, on conviction. Muhd Nizam was ordered referred to the Immigration Department after serving his sentence. In another case, a 23-year-old man was sentenced to 28 months' jail for... Read more
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News.com.au
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detaineedo not know what will happen and this is a big torture that we have experienced
‘We have experienced big torture for three years’ — Manus Island detainee
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
do not know what will happen and this is a big torture that we have experienced for more than three years,” he said. “The immigration department did not come to us to give us any information about what is next plan and what they want to do with... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Bypassing work permits?spotted using the jetty here have work permits to work in the state. Meanwhile
Bypassing work permits?
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 days ago
spotted using the jetty here have work permits to work in the state. Meanwhile, Suarah Petroleum Group (SPG) called on the Immigration Department to check employees of Petronas and its subsidiary companies embarking and disembarking at the jetty to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Raybon Kan: Forget Sky - SIS can get us all the coverage we needhe targeted the regions that contained Greco-Roman wrestlers. If only the same
Raybon Kan: Forget Sky - SIS can get us all the coverage we need
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
he targeted the regions that contained Greco-Roman wrestlers. If only the same could be said for our Government. While our Immigration Department prints visas for hairdressers and chefs - which, as far as I can tell, are not yet Olympic events -... Read more
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The Age
Hundreds more jobs to go at Immigration and Border ForceHundreds more public servants at the Immigration Department and Australian Bord
Hundreds more jobs to go at Immigration and Border Force
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Hundreds more public servants at the Immigration Department and Australian Border Force are set to lose their jobs as the department is hit with deep cuts to its budget this year. Australian Border Force and Immigration Department staff are facing... Read more
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The Age
Public service job cuts are another attack on Canberra: LaborPhoto: Elesa Kurtz Fairfax Media revealed on Wednesday that between 300 and 80
Public service job cuts are another attack on Canberra: Labor
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Photo: Elesa Kurtz Fairfax Media revealed on Wednesday that between 300 and 800 jobs are set to be slashed from the Immigration Department and The Australian Border Force, with many of the axed positions expected to be among the 5500-strong... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hundreds more jobs to go at Immigration and Border ForceHundreds more public servants at the Immigration Department and Australian Bord
Hundreds more jobs to go at Immigration and Border Force
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Hundreds more public servants at the Immigration Department and Australian Border Force are set to lose their jobs as the department is hit with deep cuts to its budget this year. Australian Border Force and Immigration Department staff are facing... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Public service job cuts are another attack on Canberra: LaborPhoto: Elesa Kurtz Fairfax Media revealed on Wednesday that between 300 and 80
Public service job cuts are another attack on Canberra: Labor
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Photo: Elesa Kurtz Fairfax Media revealed on Wednesday that between 300 and 800 jobs are set to be slashed from the Immigration Department and The Australian Border Force, with many of the axed positions expected to be among the 5500-strong... Read more
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Khaleej Times
SRK steals son Aryan's thunder on his first day in Californiacould talk about was Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's detainment at the Los Ang
SRK steals son Aryan's thunder on his first day in California
Khaleej Times / Posted 11 days ago
could talk about was Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's detainment at the Los Angeles airport for questioning by the US immigration department. Now, we know the reason why King Khan was in Los Angeles in the first place. Shah Rukh Khan and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Abetting trio in K'gau robbery: Man discharged and acquittedMaksak, Keningau at 5.30pm on May 10. The court released them on bail of RM5,0
Abetting trio in K'gau robbery: Man discharged and acquitted
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
Maksak, Keningau at 5.30pm on May 10. The court released them on bail of RM5,000 with RM2,500 deposited in two local sureties each and fixed Aug 30 for case management. Prosecuting Officer Hamisa Puteh from the Immigration Department pros... Read more
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