10 Women Gang Rape Teenage Boy in Papua New Guinea

10 women have gang raped a 17-year-old in Papua New Guinea say local police. Teddy Tei, Souther Highlands Province police commander said the teenager was attacked by women just outside his school. “More than 10 women with kitchen knives attacked him and four women had sexual intercourse with him.” There are fears that the boy may have been More...

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By Justin Frewen On Thursday, November 4th, 2010

The Struggle for the Recognition of Indigenous Land Rights in Australia

“The land is my backbone. I only stand straight, happy, proud and not ashamed about my colour because I still have land. The land is the art. I can paint, dance, create and sing as my ancestors did before me. More...

By Rajat Anand On Thursday, November 5th, 2009

Australian economy recovering as per plan

According to Australia’s latest national accounts, the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has already grown by exactly two times value of the half percent growth forecast by the Reserve Bank of Australia More...

By Rajat Anand On Sunday, October 18th, 2009

Australia expected to recover slowly

According to reports by a Canberra based consultancy named Access Economics, the Australian economy is likely to recover comparatively slower as world-growth increases next year. Access attributes this subdued More...

By Rajat Anand On Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

Australia recovering faster than expected, economy showing signs of life

After a year of global recession, Australia could be one of the world’s first major countries to start raising interest rates owing to its faster than expected recovery from the economic crisis. The Reserve Bank More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, January 28th, 2009

Australian consumer prices fall

Australian consumer prices fell in the fourth quarter given the sliding prices for fuel, cars and food. Economists expect the central bank to cut interest rates as the economic growth stagnates. The consumer price More...

By Adrian Santana On Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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BHP Billiton to cut 6,000 jobs

The world’s largest mining company, BHP Billiton Ltd. announces 6,000 jobs to be cut amidst turmoil in coping with dropping demand. The amount of jobs to be shed accounts for around 6 percent of Billiton’s More...