Category: The World/Australia

VIDEO/WEEK IN POLITICS: Michelle Grattan on high noon climate negotiations, and pressure on Albanese over MP Anthony Byrne

University of Canberra Professorial Fellow Michelle Grattan and the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Paddy Nixon discuss the week in politics. This week they discuss Scott Morrison’s battle to get a deal with the Nationals, as Australia is under international pressure to deliver something meaningful for Glasgow. They […]

People’s Tribunal to indict governments, seeking justice for murdered journalists By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 15 October 2021: In an unprecedented effort to achieve justice for the killing of journalists, three global leading press freedom groups have established a People’s Tribunal to investigate their murders and hold governments accountable. The Tribunal, a form of grassroots justice, relies on investigations […]

NASA mission to take Australian rover to the Moon by 2026

Photo- NASA By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 October 2021: An Australian rover is likely to be on a NASA mission to the Moon by 2026. Leading Australian businesses and researchers will come together to develop the rover, backed by $50 million in funding from the Trailblazer program in the […]

Victoria plan to start welcoming international students by 2021 end

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 8 October 2021: International students will start returning to Victoria by the end of the year under the Victorian Government’s Student Arrivals Plan, which has been submitted to the Commonwealth for approval. The Plan provides a graduated, safe return to study in Victoria for international […]

WHO backs ‘historic’ Malaria vaccine for African children

Photo-WHO, Twitter By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 7 October 2021: The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended the use of the RTS,S/AS01 (RTS,S) malaria vaccine among children in sub-Saharan Africa and in other regions with moderate to high P. falciparum malaria transmission. The recommendation is based on results from an […]