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  1. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Refugee held in Papua New Guinea dies in Australia from infection

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:45am by AFP

    ... for the withdrawal of his life support," Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said late on Friday. "An imam was present at the time of death and the government of Iran will be informed." Morrison has ordered a review into the medical care the man received at the Manus Island immigration camp in PNG, with refugee advocates claiming his death was the result of neglect. Under ...

  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Shark kills man in Australia’s Byron Bay despite brave rescue bid

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 06:51pm by AP

    ... to resuscitate him for 20 minutes, but the man had apparently bled to death in the water. Ten news reported that the shark had bitten through the victim’s wetsuit on his upper right thigh, tearing off ... Cape Byron, the most easterly point of the Australian mainland, about 800 kilometres north of Sydney. The death is the first fatal attack in Australia since April 3, when a 63-year-old woman ...

  3. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Suspect in French student's beating death appears in Brisbane court

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:25pm by AFP

    ... Sophie Collombet, 21. Collombet's naked body was found in a rotunda at a park near her apartment in South Brisbane on March 28. Police said the business student had been beaten to death ... to face court again in May. Collombet is the fourth foreign student to be murdered in the Australian city in just a few months. The exchange student's killing follows the stabbing death ...

  4. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Boy, 11, beaten to death with cricket bat by father at oval in Australia

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 01:05am by AFP

    ... by his father A mother spoke of her shock yesterday after her estranged husband beat their 11-year-old son to death with a cricket bat before being shot dead by police in Australia. Luke Batty ... the injuries are significant, quite brutal, and clearly they caused his death, but I can't go into exactly what they were." The tragedy left mother Rosie Batty, originally from Britain, ...

  5. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Delegates at Australian Aids conference seek asylum

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 10:32pm by AFP

    ... refugee conventions have become a tool to facilitate people-smuggling "death voyages", Morrison said yesterday. Under laws aimed at stopping migrants reaching Australia by boat, asylum ... sensible document over time has had layer upon layer upon layer and it is now being used as a tool by people smugglers to basically run death voyages," he said. The comments came in response ...

  6. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Queensland drops negligent-death charges against surgeon Jayant Patel

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:49pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Retrials of surgeon over patient deaths dropped Australian prosecutors yesterday dropped criminal negligence charges against an Indian-born surgeon who had ... face a fourth trial for allegedly causing death or grievous bodily harm through criminal negligence," Tony Moynihan, the director of public prosecutions, said in a statement. He said ...

  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian high court blocks return of 153 refugees to Sri Lanka

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 10:49pm by AFP

    ... That is what we are absolutely and constantly focused on because as long as the boats keep coming, we will keep having deaths at sea," he said. "I'm not going to comment on what may ...

  8. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Sri Lankan asylum seeker dies from his burns after Australian visa protest

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 01:41am by AFP

    ... Seemanpillai, who arrived by boat in Australia in January 2013, was receiving community mental health support, he said. The death came as activists said seven Iranian asylum seekers sewed their lips ... of a protest against the death of Iranian Reza Barati, who was killed in a riot this year at another Australian detention centre on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea. ...

  9. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM cuts Pacific trip after troop deaths

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:12pm by Agence France-Presse in Avarua

    ... condolences over the deaths. “In the wake of this news, I have made the judgement call that it is appropriate for me to return,” she told reporters at the summit. “That will mean I can be in Canberra tomorrow to receive the most extensive briefing.” She said Richard Marles, the Parliamentary Secretary for Pacific Island Affairs, would represent her at the summit. The deaths included three ...

  10. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia's Gillard learns of father’s death at Apec

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 06:40pm by Associated Press in Vladivostok, Russia

    ... Associated Press in Vladivostok, Russia Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s father has died while the Australian leader is in Vladivostok for an Apec summit. Russian President Vladimir Putin made the announcement Saturday afternoon to explain Gillard’s absence ...




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