Australia’s grand mufti has won a defamation case over News Corp articles depicting him as an “unwise” monkey and asserting he had failed to condemn the 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris. News Corp consented to the judgement as part of a confidential settlement.
The Australian public is invited to provide their views on the development of a new visa for parents of Australians. The Australian Government is seeking community input to help shape the development of the visa. More >>
A discussion paper about developing the new visa titled Introducing a temporary visa for parents: Discussion paper (September 2016) is available here >>
Written submissions in response to the discussion paper are open to the general public. If you would like to make a written submission on the development of a temporary stay parent visa, or on issues raised in this discussion paper, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. All submissions should be received by midnight, Monday 31 October 2016 (AEDT).
Darebin Intercultural Centre will host a moderated discussion on the settlement of Refugees in the northern suburbs of Melbourne at the Town Hall, Gower St, Preston on 25 February 2016.