Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Thursday called on Pope Francis to sack disgraced archbishop Philip Wilson after he was convicted of covering up child sex abuse but remains employed by the church.
Foreigners have been banned from working as interns for Australian members of parliament, a spokesman for the Senate said on Thursday, in a reform apparently aimed at blocking Chinese prying into Australian affairs.
Strong regional universities are central to driving regional development and central to increasing regional prosperity — according to a new report by the Australian House of Representatives Select Committee on Regional Development and Decentralization.
The France men’s national football team, nicknamed Les Bleus (The Blues), has achieved a last-gasp win over Australia in its first fixture at the 2018 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup in Russia.
Malaysia has arrested more than a dozen members of an alleged people trafficking syndicate after intercepting a ship carrying 127 Sri Lankan refugees believed to be bound for Australia and New Zealand, authorities have said.