Police seek third extension to detain Haneef

POLICE today will seek a third extension of the time they have to hold Gold Coast doctor Mohamed Haneef who is being investigated over links to last month’s failed UK bomb plots. Gold Coast Hospital registrar, 27, has been held without charge under federal counter-terrorism powers since his arrest at […]

Haneef denied natural justice: Lawyer

Calls grow to charge or free doctor BY Cosima Marriner July 11, 2007 CRITICISMS of the first application of anti-terrorism laws mounted yesterday as the lawyer for the Gold Coast doctor detained for nine days without charge said his client was being denied natural justice. Australian Federal Police will find […]

Sydney man arrested for links with Tamil Tigers

A western Sydney man is the third person to be arrested in Australia over links to an alleged terrorist organisation, Sri Lanka’s Tamil Tigers. Arumugam Rajeevan, 40, was arrested in Sydney on Tuesday morning and will be extradited to Victoria following a joint investigation between the Australian Federal Police (AFP) […]

Indian docs in Qld. face racism: Min. says this not the Aussie way

By Shireen Shala Tuesday, July 10, 2007 (Brisbane) The Indian medical staff at the Gold Coast Hospital in Queensland, Australia have complained of racism.Doctors maintain they have been facing this ever since Dr Mohd Haneef, who used to work in the hospital, has been questioned by the Australian police in […]

Haneef may appeal detention

The lawyer for Indian Gold Coast doctor Dr. Md. Haneef being detained in Australia over the bungled British bomb plots says he may launch an appeal, reports Australian Associated Press.