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  1. Day of atonement arrives for Stolen Generation

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney When Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd stands up in Parliament today, Debra Hocking will be one of hundreds of thousands of Aborigines who will be glued to their television. For Mrs Hocking, a Tasmanian of Aboriginal and European ...

  2. Apology to tour guides questioned

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The media yesterday questioned the motivation behind a Guilin party-controlled newspaper's open apology to the city's tour guides for accusations last week that they ripped off visitors. The general news editor and a reporter from th ...

  3. Supremacist in court after weeks on run

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney An Australian white supremacist accused of plotting to firebomb four Chinese restaurants appeared in court yesterday following his capture after six weeks on the run. Police found Jack van Tongeren, 58, hiding in bushland southeast ...

  4. Words that are related

    Posted Jun 28th 2004, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... PHILIP LEETCH Fill in the blanks with variations of the words in brackets. The first one has been done for you as an example. 1. Are you sure that you have the ability to do this? [able] 2. We must make sure the building can be used easily by_________ peo ...

  5. Minister defends exemptions in race bill

    Posted Dec 14th 2006, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui There had been a lot of misunderstanding and distortions of the Race Discrimination Bill, the home affairs minister said yesterday as the Legislative Council gave the draft legislation its first reading. Patrick Ho Chi-ping said he disagreed wit ...

  6. Asians struggle to fit in: survey

    Posted May 25th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... to be published next month, found one in eight people felt Asians struggled to fit in, while one in nine felt the same applied to Muslims. The poll, 'Racism and Intolerance in Eastern Australia: ... differences make them more of a target for racism. Despite being a nation of immigrants, Australia has agonised for decades over whether it is racist, no more so than in the wake of riots at Christmas ...

  7. EOC will probably be given task of overseeing new anti-race law

    Posted Mar 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Public consultation on the major bill is still a few months off, says official The anti-racism law will probably be administered by the Equal Opportunities Commission rather than a new enforcement body, the government has said. A consultation document for the draft bill is still a few months away, Deputy Secretary for Home Affairs Stephen Fisher said, adding ...

  8. Planner of Chinese restaurant bombings jailed

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney Australian authorities believe they have broken the back of a white supremacist group after the imprisonment yesterday of its deputy leader for plotting to firebomb Chinese restaurants. Police in Western Australia hope John Van Blit ...

  9. Apologising and making excuses

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... How many times this week have you said you were sorry or made an excuse? We all do it. Knowing how to deal with apologies and excuses is an important skill. Let's get some practice saying we are sorry. By John Millen A VERY BAD DAY I've had a ve ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... researchers to come under closer scrutiny Criticism from CPPCC members over 'academic corruption and plagiarism' prompted Vice-Minister of Science and Technology Ma Songde to unveil plans yesterday to put researchers under closer scrutiny. Mr Ma ...




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