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Migrants cautious about Morrison's regional plans

Migrants cautious about Morrison's regional plans

Migrant groups are urging Prime Minister Scott Morrison to tread carefully in slowing the intake of some temporary workers and encouraging new arrivals to settle outside of the major cities.

  • by Daniel McCulloch

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Visa nightmare for Irish woman injured in Flinders Street attack
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Visa nightmare for Irish woman injured in Flinders Street attack

Irish-born Cara Mullan was excited to be starting work at a female-driven recruitment consultancy in Melbourne.

  • by Nicole Precel
A cycle of learning: Program teaches migrant women how to ride bikes
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A cycle of learning: Program teaches migrant women how to ride bikes

Growing up in Kenya, Mumbi Kamau never got the chance to learn how to ride a bike, until a Canberra-based program came along.

  • by Andrew Brown
Protesters march on Peter Dutton's office to support family facing deportation
Peter Dutton

Protesters march on Peter Dutton's office to support family facing deportation

Singing I am, you are, we are Australian, supporters of a Tamil family facing deportation have marched through the rain to Peter Dutton's Brisbane office.

  • by Aaron Bunch
We still believe in a fair go - and that's Dutton's problem
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We still believe in a fair go - and that's Dutton's problem

Morrison and Dutton can talk all they like about pub tests and common-sense tests but they’re convincing very few that Dutton's intervention passes either.

  • by Roman Quaedvlieg
How one Canberra family made a home for a boy from Afghanistan

How one Canberra family made a home for a boy from Afghanistan

Emma Adams, a psychiatrist and mother of three, fought Scott Morrison and his department for the release of a 16-year-old Hazara boy.

  • by Karen Hardy
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Public servant submits 29 fake medical certificates in sick leave ploy
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Public servant submits 29 fake medical certificates in sick leave ploy

Documents obtained under freedom of information laws show another employee changed the font on a medical certificate to dupe his managers.

  • by Nicole Hasham
Iraqi immigration detainee dies in Perth hospital after suicide attempt

Iraqi immigration detainee dies in Perth hospital after suicide attempt

Saruuan Aljhelie attempted suicide at Yongah Hill Immigration Detention Centre, sparking a riot that left much of the facility destroyed.

  • by Hannah Barry
Lawyer who spoke out about au pair saga loses government contract the day after TV interview airs
Peter Dutton

Lawyer who spoke out about au pair saga loses government contract the day after TV interview airs

"They're just trying to silence people or punish people that might say something to the media. I think that’s wrong."

  • by Michael Koziol
AFL boss Gillon McLachlan sought government help on visa for Argentinian polo player
Gillon McLachlan

AFL boss Gillon McLachlan sought government help on visa for Argentinian polo player

Labor used the revelation to accuse the Coalition of being "happy to help its mates in high places".

  • by Michael Koziol
Former Border Force boss distances himself from Peter Dutton au pair leaks
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Peter Dutton

Former Border Force boss distances himself from Peter Dutton au pair leaks

Roman Quaedvlieg said ministerial interventions on visa decisions did not fall within his responsibilities as commissioner.

  • by David Wroe & Michael Koziol