Category: The World/Australia

Australian tennis greats honored as Australia Post Legends

Photo: Australia Post By SAT News Desk Melbourne, 22 January: Eleven of Australia’s most loved and celebrated singles tennis players are being honored by Australia Post as the recipients of the 2016 Australia Post Legends Award, and will appear on a new postage stamp. This year’s Legends Award, which marks […]

‘Reject Adani’s Coal mine’ demand after Zambia cover-up

AUSTRALIA’S ENVIRONMENT MINISTER GREG HUNT MUST REJECT ADANI’S COAL MINE AFTER POLLUTION DISASTER COVER-UP IN ZAMBIA Melbourne 10 December, 2015 : GetUp! has today said Environment Minister Greg Hunt must immediately reject Adani’s disastrous coal mine and port expansion at Abbot Point, after revelations of failure by its executive to […]

Australia pledges full force against dodgy education providers

By SAT News Desk Melbourne, 18 September: Assistant Minister for Education & Training Senator Simon Birmingham has said there have been serious allegations reported about the registered training organisation (RTO) Phoenix Institute and broker Education Circle and the Department of Education and Training has been asked to investigate. “I have […]

Temporary visa holders have equal rights

By SAT News Desk Melbourne, 10 September: The Government has announced further measures to help protect vulnerable workers by providing additional information and resources to visa holders so they understand their workplace rights. The Government is rolling out improvements to visa grant notices across a range of temporary visas, with […]

Australia-India to deepen defence ties

The Australian Minister of Defence, Mr. Kevin Andrews meeting the Indian Defence Minister, Mr. Manohar Parrikar, in New Delhi on September 02, 2015.Photo: PIB, New Delhi. By SAT News Desk Melbourne & New Delhi, 3 September: Australia and India have decided to deepen defence ties between the two countries. The […]