Category: Breaking News

4 Corners – “Holy Cash Cows” – Video link

ABC’s Wendy Carlisle looks at the dirty little secrets behind Australia’s education export industry. Below is the link where you can see the program as it was telecast on ABC in Australia on 28 July, 2009

Education agents assault Indian scribe

By our community reporter Melbourne: An unnamed Indian journalist here working undercover to expose visa and migration scams, was assaulted over the weekend. The journalist was assaulted when she was investigating a report for the ABC’s Four Corners program to be telecast in Australia tonight. The reporter went posing as […]

‘Job rediness test’ to access skill claims: Evans

The Australian Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Mr. Chris Evans meeting the Union Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs, Mr. Vayalar Ravi, in New Delhi on July 20, 2009. New Delhi: From next year Australia will introduce a ‘Job rediness test’ to access skill claims of potential visa applicants. This was […]

Libs join Brumby’s harmony rally, FISA feels gagged

GAGGED: FISA protest at ‘Harmony Walk’ on July 12 By Melbourne News Bureau Melbourne: Victorian Liberal Leader Ted Baillieu and his parliamentary team joined the Premier’s Harmony Day march on July 12 to celebrate multiculturalism. Ted who has been a big critic of the Brumby government over attacks on Indian […]

Foreign student deaths suppressed: The Age

By Melbourne Bureau Melbourne, 1 July: The Australian government has suppressed the reasons behind the deaths of over 50 overseas students. The report in today’s The Age published from Melbourne says the toll could be higher than what the Federal Government has admitted. The report quotes a spokeswoman for Victorian […]