Category: Australia

Census reveals a fast changing, culturally diverse Australia

Census reveals a fast changing, culturally diverse Australia By SAT News Desk Melbourne, 28 June: The results of the Census 2016 announced reveal a fast changing, ever-expanding, culturally diverse Australia. The data released on June 27 clearly indicates the decline of religion and an Asian resurgence with newest migrants coming […]

Victoria to appoint ‘South Asia Business Commissioner’ in Bangalore

By Neeraj Nanda Melbourne, 12 June: Victoria has decided to go all out to woo business and trade relations with India and other South Asian countries. The state has decided to appoint a ‘South Asia Business Commissioner’ based in Bangalore. This was disclosed today by Minister for Small Business, Innovation […]

Adani’s Carmichael Coal project a house of cards: Report

Map:IEEFA By SAT News Desk Melbourne, April 24: The proposed Carmichael Coal project in Queensland by India’s Adani group has once again come under the cloud with a new report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) saying “Mounting debt across the Adani Group suggests that the […]

VIDEO: The Australian Govt’s plan for the Great Barrier #Reef is a sham: Greenpeace

The Australian Government’s plan for the Great Barrier #Reef is a sham. @TurnbullMalcolm is avoiding the greatest threat: #climatechange. — Greenpeace Aus Pac (@GreenpeaceAP) December 1, 2016 Source: #GreenpeaceAP

Battle lines drawn over Indian mega mine

Murrawah Johnson, 21, of the Wangan and Jagalingou Family Council, is among those standing in the way of the huge Carmichael coal mine project in Australia’s Queensland state. Photo courtesy of Murrawah Johnson. By Stephen de Tarczynski MELBOURNE, Dec 30 2016 (IPS) – Among those leading the fight against the […]