Australia

Australia to withhold welfare from parents who refuse vaccine

By Tue, Apr 14, 2015 5:40PM UTC

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government is ramping up pressure on parents who oppose vaccination by threatening to withhold welfare payments from families that fail to immunize their children.

Oxford International announces new university partner

By Tue, Apr 14, 2015 12:17AM UTC

Canterbury Christ Church University signs 10-year partnership agreement with Oxford International Oxford International’s Pathways division continues to go from strength-to-strength with the signing of a 10-year partnership agreement with Canterbury Christ Church University. Opening later this year, the Canterbury International Pathway College (IPC) is a joint venture that will usher

AOC throws support behind Brisbane and area 2028 Olympic bid

By Sat, Apr 11, 2015 8:49AM UTC

SYDNEY (AP) — The Australian Olympic Committee says it will support a possible Queensland bid to host the 2028 Olympic Games.

Vietnamese student Linh, wins full scholarship at De Montfort University

By Thu, Apr 09, 2015 9:34PM UTC

Square Mile scholarship is a dream come true for international student Linh International student Linh thought she was dreaming when she got the call to tell her she had won a prestigious all-expenses-paid scholarship to De Montfort University Leicester (DMU). She was chosen from entrants all around the world to

Hindu leader urges Australia to put ‘multi-faith centres’ in hospitals

By Thu, Apr 09, 2015 8:43AM UTC

With anti-Islam rallies held in 16 cities and regional locations throughout Australia over the Easter weekend, religious leaders are responding to the hostility, and one is offering a subtle solution.