Category: Breaking News

Gender inequality and oppression of women: A survivor’s story

By Fairuz Ahmed NEW YORK, Jul 27, 2020 (IPS) – “What do you think happens to kerosene when it is poured on your head?” Surya stumbles as she speaks to IPS. “It goes down, it goes trickling down.” When someone speaks to a burn victim, one naturally feels shocked, sad, […]

Whether a ratings chase or ideological war, News Corp’s coronavirus coverage is dangerous

By Denis Muller* Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation, insignificant parts of its coverage of the coronavirus pandemic, has become a clear and present danger to the welfare of Australian society. Aping the worst of the American media – notably Murdoch’s Fox News – it rails against science, ridicules the measures being […]

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia 2020 postponed

Photo- ICC – Windows for the next three ICC Men’s events agreed to support the rescheduling of bilateral cricket – ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023 moved to October – November 2023 to allow longer qualification period By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 20 JULY 2020: he International Cricket Council (ICC) […]

Monash University breakthrough blood test detects positive COVID-19 result in 20 minutes

Photo- medianet By SAT News Desk/Medianet/aap MELBOURNE, 17 JULY 2020: Monash University in a world-first has claimed a major breakthrough in Australia by being able to detect positive COVID-19 cases using blood samples in about 20 minutes, and identify whether someone has contracted the virus. Researchers developed a simple assay […]

4 Journalists facing prosecution get International Press Freedom awards

From left to right: Svetlana Prokopyeva (Artiom Avanesov); Dapo Olorunyomi (Dapo Olorunyomi); Shahidul Alam (Shahidul Alam); Mohammad Mosaed (Farid Kamran Nia) Photo- CPJ By SAT News Desk NEW YORK/MELBOURNE, 13 July 2020: Independent journalism without fear or favor has taken a beating globally in the sea of fake news. Journalists […]