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Canberra: A group of campaigners representing Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian, Hongkonger and Taiwanese people held demonstrations in Canberra city, close to the  Parliament House in Australia, on Wednesday. more
Japan, Australian ministers express deep concern over China's human rights abuses in Xinjiang

Melbourne: Japan and Australia’s foreign and defense ministers on Wednesday expressed strong concerns over the human rights abuses in China.

China: Australian Uyghurs voice concern over disappearing relatives

Adelaide: Australian Uyghurs have expressed concern over the recent disappearance of the people belonging to the community in China.

Australia, NZ leaders jointly voice concern over Chinese treatment towards Uyghur, Hong Kong

Australia and New Zealand have jointly expressed deep concerns over the situation that limits the rights and freedoms of the people of Hong Kong and the Chinese government's treatment ...

Yang Hengjun: China starts espionage trial of Australian writer

Melbourne: China has commenced a trial of  Australian-Chinese writer Yang Hengjun on espionage charges in a closed-door court in Beijing.

US govt moves to support Australian push to tackle China's 'human rights abuses' moves

Washington: The US government is offering qualified support for Australian bill that would prohibit importation of goods from Xinjiang province and other areas using forced labour, media ...

Saudi girl Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun granted asylum in Australia, claims Thai official

Bangkok: The Australian government has granted asylum to Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, the 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled to Thailand to escape her allegedly abusive family,  media repo ...

#MeToo wave hits Australia, country to launch nationwide probe on workplace harassment

Canberra: The #MeToo movement, which has been successful in galvanising countries across the globe for months now, has finally reached Australian shores.

Australians hail new era of same sex marriages

Canberra, Jan 9 (JEN): Almost a fortnight before Christmas, the LGBTQ community in Australia had received their gifts, as the Parliament, following over hundred hours of debate and endles ...

Australia legalises same sex marriages

Canberra, Dec 8 (JEN): It's a 'gay' time in Australia! With MP's voting overwhelmingly in favour of same-sex marriages, the country's LGBTQ population finally revelled ...