Category: The World/Australia

Tsunami of e-waste putting lives & health of children & expectant mothers at risk : WHO report

First WHO report on e-waste and child health calls for more effective and binding action to protect children from growing health threats. By SAT News Desk Geneva, 15 June 202: Effective and binding action is urgently required to protect the millions of children, adolescents and expectant mothers worldwide whose health […]

NEWS ANALYSIS: Human life in a poor country is as precious as in a rich country

Leaders at the G7 2021 Summit. Photo-G7 2021 To ask for international cooperation while denying this assumption amounts to sheer chicanery. If universal vaccination is to become a reality before millions more die, there has to be a massive increase in vaccine output. By Prabhat Patnaik A spade must be […]

Muslim family killed in terror attack in London, Ontario: Islamophobic violence surfaces once again in Canada

Four members of a Pakistani-Canadian family were killed by a man in a truck in what police are calling a hate-motivated attack. This photo, released by the family, shows the victims (left to right): Yumna Afzaal, 15, Madiha Salman, 44, Talat Afzaal, 74, and Salman Afzaal, 46. By Jasmine Zine, […]

AFP-led ‘Operation Ironside’ bursts global-linked organised crime in drugs with encrypted messaging app

By Neeraj Nanda MELBOURNE, 8 June 2021: A joint global operation led by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) with America’s FBI, has burst an internationally connected organized crime with an encrypted app, ANoM, a world-leading capability to see encrypted communications used exclusively by organized crime. The encrypted communications – which […]

G7 agree to a global minimum tax rate of 15% for multinationals in the country they operate

Photo- @RishiSunak By SAT News Desk – G7 Finance ministers strike a seismic agreement on global tax reform that will mean the largest multinational tech giants will pay their fair share of tax in the countries in which they operate. – Following two days of talks chaired by Chancellor Rishi […]