Tag Archives: Tony Abbott

01Feb/16
The statue of Cecil Rhodes

Oxford keeps statue of colonialist Rhodes, dividing opinion

Opinions are divided as an Oxford University college announces that it will keep a statue of 19th century colonialist Cecil Rhodes on display.

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01Jul/15

Australia’s Great Barrier Reef outlook poor but not “in danger” – UNESCO

UNESCO says that the Great Barrier Reef is threatened but stops short of listing it as “in danger”.
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15Jun/15

Calls grow for inquiry into alleged Australian people-smuggler payments

Calls grow for and inquiry into whether Australian officials paid people-smugglers thousands of dollars to turn the their boat back to Indonesia.

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20Apr/15

British teen, 14, held in connection with alleged ANZAC Day plot

A 14-year-old British child from the north-west of England has been arrested in connection with a foiled terrorist plot in Australia.

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