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Sabah Daily Express
Giving false details for MyKad: Filipino jaileddetails about him and also confessed he was from the Philippines. After servin
Giving false details for MyKad: Filipino jailed
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 30 minutes ago
details about him and also confessed he was from the Philippines. After serving the jail sentence, the court ordered Hazree referred to the Immigration Department. Prosecuting Officer Nurul Fariza Abdullah from the NRD appeared for the prosecut... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Esscom screens 91 in Tawau opNinety-one people were screened during Esscom's five-hour integrated operation
Esscom screens 91 in Tawau op
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 30 minutes ago
Ninety-one people were screened during Esscom's five-hour integrated operation at construction sites on Monday. District Immigration Department Officer-In-Chief Noraini Rasi said seven men including two Indonesians and five Filipinos aged between... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
48 Sembulan squatter homes torn downincluding police, police volunteers, National Security Council (NSC), National
48 Sembulan squatter homes torn down
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 30 minutes ago
including police, police volunteers, National Security Council (NSC), National Registration Department (NRD), City Hall, Immigration Department, Rela and Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd (SESB). Also present were Mayor Datuk Yeo Boon Hai and City... Read more
2h
New Kerala
Asylum boat intercepted off Australian island - newkerala.com #58580Australian daily that he did not know what happened after the boat was intercep
Asylum boat intercepted off Australian island - newkerala.com #58580
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Australian daily that he did not know what happened after the boat was intercepted because "everything is so secret". The immigration department has not commented on the incident. Australia's "stop the boats" campaign seeks to stop asylum seekers... Read more
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The Star
Four Thai women caught working illegally at Gurun massage parloursALOR SETAR: The Kedah Immigration Department has arrested four Thai women worki
Four Thai women caught working illegally at Gurun massage parlours
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
ALOR SETAR: The Kedah Immigration Department has arrested four Thai women working illegally at massage parlours around Gurun, 34km from here. The women, aged between 30 and 32, had violated their visit pass by working, said Kedah Immigration... Read more
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The Courier
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at partyOsborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at party
The Courier / Posted 4 hours ago
Osborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost his job and his bail was revoked. The Immigration Department then cancelled his visa and he was eventually sent to Christmas Island detention centre for four... Read more
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The Age
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at partyOsborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at party
The Age / Posted 5 hours ago
Osborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost his job and his bail was revoked. The Immigration Department then cancelled his visa and he was eventually sent to Christmas Island detention centre for four... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at partyOsborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost
'Ten-second' rapist preyed on sleeping woman at party
The Border Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Osborn said the chef's first trial in April 2015 ended in a hung jury, he lost his job and his bail was revoked. The Immigration Department then cancelled his visa and he was eventually sent to Christmas Island detention centre for four... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Canada's immigration system about to get more laxcitizenship card. In some cases, the problem is lack of communication among de
Canada's immigration system about to get more lax
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
citizenship card. In some cases, the problem is lack of communication among departments. In one of the worst examples, the Immigration department (which grants residency and citizenship) was not told by the RCMP or the Canada Border Services Agency... Read more
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The Star
‘Pilot’ deported from Penangdressed in a pilot’s outfit on March 31. He is believed to have reached Penang
‘Pilot’ deported from Penang
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
dressed in a pilot’s outfit on March 31. He is believed to have reached Penang the same evening. A source from the Penang Immigration Department said the youth was handed over to the department by the airline’s staff after they found out that he... Read more
9h
St. Catharines Standard
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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Aljazeera
Nepal asks Canadian to leave over social media postscomputer programmer working for CloudFactory, an outsourcing company, was arres
Nepal asks Canadian to leave over social media posts
Aljazeera / Posted 9 hours ago
computer programmer working for CloudFactory, an outsourcing company, was arrested at his office on Monday and taken to the immigration department for questioning. He criticised the Nepal government on social media during unrest that followed the... Read more
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10h
The Brantford Expositor
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Pembroke Daily Observer
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Northumberland Today
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Northumberland Today / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Owen Sound Sun Times
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Simcoe Reformer
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Fort McMurray Today
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Sarnia Observer
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Sarnia Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Chatham Daily News
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Chatham Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Niagara Falls Review
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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10h
Welland Tribune
Crooks becoming Canadian citizenspotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
Crooks becoming Canadian citizens
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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13h
CTV News
About a dozen people at risk of losing citizenship after AG reportpotentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizen
About a dozen people at risk of losing citizenship after AG report
CTV News / Posted 13 hours ago
potentially phoney addresses among those who managed to secure Canadian citizenship thanks to holes throughout not just the Immigration Department but the RCMP and Canada Border Services Agency as well. The cases flagged represent just a fraction... Read more
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14h
Calgary Sun
Canadian ordered to leave Nepal after posting 'provocative' tweetsthe border with India, creating severe shortages of fuel and medicines all over
Canadian ordered to leave Nepal after posting 'provocative' tweets
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
the border with India, creating severe shortages of fuel and medicines all over Nepal. Kedar Neupane, head of Nepal's Immigration Department, said Penner had violated the terms of his visa, which say he cannot become involved in any activities... Read more
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The Borneo Post
42 squatter houses pulled down, 30 illegals heldand an Indonesian man, all between the ages of 10 and 40,” he said, adding that
42 squatter houses pulled down, 30 illegals held
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 hours ago
and an Indonesian man, all between the ages of 10 and 40,” he said, adding that those detained would be referred to the Immigration Department for further action. Chandra added that seven men were also arrested for drug activities and were held... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Criminals getting citizenship as not all checks being carried out: Auditor generalauditor general has found. Michael Ferguson's audit of citizenship application
Criminals getting citizenship as not all checks being carried out: Auditor general
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
auditor general has found. Michael Ferguson's audit of citizenship applications between July 2014 and last fall found the Immigration Department has granted citizenships based on incomplete information or without all the necessary checks because... Read more
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CTV News
Citizenships granted without all the checks: AGauditor general has found. Michael Ferguson's audit of citizenship application
Citizenships granted without all the checks: AG
CTV News / Posted 16 hours ago
auditor general has found. Michael Ferguson's audit of citizenship applications between July 2014 and last fall found the Immigration Department has granted citizenships based on incomplete information or without all the necessary checks because... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Gaps in Ottawa’s detection of citizenship fraud, auditor findsCanada’s immigration department did not properly detect and prevent citizenship
Gaps in Ottawa’s detection of citizenship fraud, auditor finds
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Canada’s immigration department did not properly detect and prevent citizenship fraud, resulting in the review of some 700 citizenship cases as of January, according to Auditor-General Michael Ferguson’s spring report. The report, tabled in the... Read more
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ABC News
Nepal to Expel Canadian Man Over Critical Tweetsthe border with India, creating severe shortages of fuel and medicines all over
Nepal to Expel Canadian Man Over Critical Tweets
ABC News / Posted 18 hours ago
the border with India, creating severe shortages of fuel and medicines all over Nepal. Kedar Neupane, head of Nepal's Immigration Department, said Penner had violated the terms of his visa, which say he cannot become involved in any activities... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian given 2 days to leave Nepal over 'provocative' tweetsreported Monday that a team of Nepal police arrested Robert Penner in the south
Canadian given 2 days to leave Nepal over 'provocative' tweets
CTV News / Posted 19 hours ago
reported Monday that a team of Nepal police arrested Robert Penner in the southern district of Lalitpur on the request of Immigration Department. Lalitpur district police chief Pitambar Adhikari said Penner was arrested after complaints were... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 19 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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The North West Star
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The North West Star / Posted 19 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Authorities in Nepal arrested Canadian man over 'provocative' tweetsreported Monday that a team of Nepal police arrested Robert Penner in the south
Authorities in Nepal arrested Canadian man over 'provocative' tweets
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
reported Monday that a team of Nepal police arrested Robert Penner in the southern district of Lalitpur on the request of Immigration Department. Lalitpur district police chief Pitambar Adhikari said Penner was arrested after complaints were... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Daily Liberal / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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The Age
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Age / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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The Border Mail
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Border Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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The Courier
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Courier / Posted 20 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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WA Today
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
WA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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The Young Witness
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
The Young Witness / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Canberra Times
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Western Advocate
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Western Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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Manning River Times
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
Manning River Times / Posted 21 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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WA Today
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public servicemachinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 3
Budget 2016: No respite from hard times for public service
WA Today / Posted 22 hours ago
machinery of government changes and impact of 2016-17 Budget measure". About 300 public servants will be cut from the Immigration Department and about 344 from Social Services. The government also wants to cut down on payouts to departing... Read more
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23h
Otago Daily Times
No new third-country options for refugees`We're not happy with the fact we have been able to seek refuge here, we want t
No new third-country options for refugees
Otago Daily Times / Posted 23 hours ago
`We're not happy with the fact we have been able to seek refuge here, we want to go to another destination'," he said. Immigration Department officials travelled to PNG at the weekend for discussions about what will happen to the Manus... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Budget 2016: Government will close 17 detention centres, says Duttonsuicide watch in the Brisbane Immigration Transit Accommodation centre before b
Budget 2016: Government will close 17 detention centres, says Dutton
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 23 hours ago
suicide watch in the Brisbane Immigration Transit Accommodation centre before being removed and forced back to Nauru. The Immigration Department has been asked to verify this. Mr Dutton confirmed the woman had recently been in Australia for... Read more
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