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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian hospital treats suspected Ebola case

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:59am by Agence France-Presse in Sydney

    ... An Australian was isolated in hospital on Thursday after he displayed symptoms of Ebola following a trip to Africa but health officials said it is unlikely he has the deadly virus. The man, in his 20s, ... health officials said he was displaying Ebola symptoms, including fever, but an initial assessment suggested it is unlikely he has the killer disease. “We are managing him in accordance ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1589991/australian-hospital-treats-suspected-ebola-case
  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia to prohibit secret service torture of terrorism suspects

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 12:47pm by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... Associated Press in Canberra Torture of terrorism suspects will be specifically prohibited under Australian law after the opposition and other critics complained that officers should not be protected from legal liability The Australian government has bent to public pressure by proposing a specific prohibition on secret service officers torturing suspected terrorists. The government had ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1597895/australia-prohibit-secret-service-torture-terrorism-suspects
  3. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM cites ‘chatter’ over attacks on government, parliament

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 12:03pm by Reuters in Sydney

    ... linked to the Islamic State group to behead a random member of the public. “There is chatter, there has been chatter, amongst these networks, of targeting government people. There is no doubt ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1595909/australian-pm-cites-chatter-over-attacks-government-parliament
  4. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia raises terror threat level over domestic Islamic State supporters

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:08pm by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... level was raised last month to the second-highest risk level on a five-tier scale. He said the public would probably notice a greater police and security presence at airports, shipping ports, military bases, government buildings and large public events. “Normal life in Australia can and must go on, but we need to be aware that there are people who wish to do us harm and are preparing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590828/australia-elevates-terrorism-threat-second-highest-level
  5. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    'Moral responsibility' must determine fate of baby abandoned in Thailand

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:48am by AFP

    ... the 30 baht [HK$7.23] health scheme, it does not cover everything he needs," she said, referring to Thailand's universal health care scheme. Peter Baines, the founder of Hands Across ... exceeded the initial US$25,000 target, and he would be flying to Thailand from Australia in the next few weeks to coordinate how the money was used to fund Gammy's health care and his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1565641/moral-responsibility-must-determine-fate-baby-abandoned-thailand
  6. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Pro-Palestine gang 'threatens to kill' Jewish children on school bus in Australia

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 11:38am by AP

    ... Minister Victor Dominello condemned the attack, saying: "Public abuse and intimidation on the grounds of race or religion is deplorable." "The people of NSW will never excuse ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1568165/pro-palestine-gang-threatens-kill-jewish-children-school-bus-australia
  7. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Ubisoft’s public relation stunt bombs, forcing evacuation of Sydney building

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:52pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Game's PR stunt bombs French video-game developer Ubisoft apologised "unreservedly" yesterday after an office in Sydney, Australia was evacuated and a bomb squad called out over a public relations stunt. Ubisoft, which was promoting its release Watch Dogs, sent a copy of the game in a black safe to Ninemsn media company ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1521348/ubisofts-public-relation-stunt-bombs-forcing-evacuation-sydney-building
  8. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Time to flush your drugs: airline’s tip for arrival in Sydney brings apology

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 09:52pm by AP

    ... he added. The newspaper said the warning prompted passengers to rush for the toilets. A Jetstar spokesman said the public response had been mixed. "The crew member's words were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1562913/time-flush-your-drugs-airlines-tip-arrival-sydney-brings-apology
  9. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Right-to-die doctor Philip Nitschke suspended after Perth widower's suicide

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:38pm by AFP

    ... it was "clearly stupid" to claim he was a public safety risk. Assisted suicide, or euthanasia, is banned in Australia although it was legal for a time in the Northern Territory before the law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1558336/right-die-doctor-philip-nitschke-suspended-after-perth-widowers-suicide
  10. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Fake Tahitian prince stole HK$129m from Australian health department

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... to embezzling A$16 million (HK$129 million) from an Australian health department. New Zealand-born Hohepa Morehu-Barlow, also known as Joel Barlow, admitted eight offences including aggravated fraud as an employee and forgery in the Brisbane District Court. He was jailed for 14 years. The charges relate to the 37-year-old defrauding the state government when he worked for Queensland Health between ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1194788/fake-tahitian-prince-stole-hk129m-australian-health-department

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