Minister Signals Chris Brown Won’t be Allowed Into Australia
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Minister Signals Chris Brown Won’t be Allowed Into Australia

ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A government minister signaled Thursday that troubled…

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AFL Taunts at Adam Goodes Reignite Racism Row
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AFL Taunts at Adam Goodes Reignite Racism Row

(BBC) – Australian Football League (AFL) star Adam Goodes says he is taking time off,…

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Australia Says Vietnamese Asylum Seekers Could be Sent Home
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Australia Says Vietnamese Asylum Seekers Could be Sent Home

ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government said on Wednesday that…

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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil
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Indonesia Executes Drug Traffickers, Sparks Anger from Australia, Brazil

  (Reuters) – An Indonesian firing squad executed eight drug traffickers, including seven foreigners, in…

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The ‘Freedom Riders’ of Australia
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The ‘Freedom Riders’ of Australia

By Lekan Oguntoyinbo NNPA Columnist     One day in late February 1965, an interracial…

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Sydney Hostage Siege Ends With Gunman and 2 Captives Dead as Police Storm Cafe
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Sydney Hostage Siege Ends With Gunman and 2 Captives Dead as Police Storm Cafe

SYDNEY, Australia (New York Times) — Heavily armed police officers ended a hostage siege in…

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High Court Considers Case of Asylum Seekers Being Returned to Sri Lanka
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High Court Considers Case of Asylum Seekers Being Returned to Sri Lanka

(Sydney Morning Herald) – More than 150 asylum seekers, including around 40 children, face being…

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