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  1. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Australian PM's partner apologises for Asian doctor joke

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney PM's partner apologises for Asian doctor joke The partner of Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, whose fiery speech against sexism last year made global headlines, apologised yesterday for joking that prostate exam ...

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    Racist abuse against Frenchwoman in Australia goes viral on YouTube

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Melbourne

    ... Agence France-Presse in Melbourne Probe over racist abuse against Frenchwoman Police are investigating a torrent of threatening and racist abuse against a Frenchwoman on a Melbourne bus that was caught on camera and went viral on YouTube. The woman and a ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Saying sorry

    Posted Sep 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Regina Ip's apology for her handling of Article 23 came after a series of controversial comments on the national security legislation I am aware that I made mistakes in promoting that bill. I made remarks which might have been unnecessarily provocati ...

  5. Three important words you should know

    Posted Apr 10th 2006, 12:00am by Suzanne Hermanoczki

    ... Suzanne Hermanoczki 'Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.'- former British prime minister Benjamin Disraeli Knowing when to say 'thank you', 'sorry', and 'excuse me' are essential in interpersonal communicat ...

  6. Australia reviews failed bid for asylum over 'ooga-booga' note

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... of mysticism and racism in its more modern uses'. 'I am of the view that a fair-minded observer appraised of the facts and circumstances of the ooga-booga comment would entertain a reasonable ... The magistrate also cited a successful racism suit in the US in which a black employee complained of enduring 'ooga-booga' taunts by another worker. Mr Riethmuller sent the case back ...

  7. Chinese abroad suffer a degree of loneliness

    Posted May 21st 2008, 12:00am by Greg Barns

    ... for these students, living far away from their homeland. Chinese students often experience loneliness, discrimination and racism while they study at an Australian university - as do their fellow foreign ...

  8. Rudd's apology: are mere words enough?

    Posted Feb 15th 2008, 12:00am by James Rose

    ... standing ovations a possible template for a country scarred by racism and in need of healing and forgiveness is assembled. Yet, as that applause faded, the silence offered many questions about ...

  9. 'Nation's friendliest town' split over Sudanese refugee families

    Posted Jan 15th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... of racism, could spread to other towns as Australia increases the number of Africans it accepts under its humanitarian resettlement scheme. Since the end of the second world war, more than 675,000 ... The Sudanese say some locals are friendly, but they have also faced racism and hostility. Mr Tombek, 23, spent years as a refugee in Egypt before being accepted by Australia in 2004. Like many ...

  10. Sydney

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

    ... Australian flag was being used as gang colours,' event producer Ken West said. 'It was racism disguised as patriotism and I'm not going to tolerate it.' Last year's concert ...




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