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Scientology views putting lives at risk, says Australian of the Year


March 10th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 10 (ANI): Australian of the Year Pat McGorry is extending support for a Senate inquiry into Scientology, saying that its views on mental health are putting lives at risk.The renowned ... Read more...

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Dalai Lama’s 74th birthday celebrated in Dharamsala


July 6th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 6 (IANS) Thousands of Tibetan exiles assembled in this Himachal Pradesh town Monday to celebrate the 74th birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai Lama. "Since early this (Monday) morning, thousands ... Read more...

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Celebrations planned for Dalai Lama’s 74th birthday


July 4th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, July 4 (IANS) Thousands of Tibetan exiles are expected to assemble in this Himachal Pradesh town Monday for celebrations to mark the 74th birthday of their spiritual leader the Dalai ... Read more...

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Australia to hold ‘Harmony March’ in solidarity with Indian students


July 4th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala, July 4 (ANI): Australian lawmaker Michael Danby has said that Australia will hold a 'Harmony March' in Melbourne in solidarity with Indian students on July 12.Talking to reporters here on Friday, ... Read more...

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Australian lawmakers visit Dharamsala to meet Dalai Lama


July 2nd, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Akhilesh BhartiDharamsala, July 2 (ANI): A group of Australian lawmakers arrived here to meet the exiled Tibetan leader, the Dalai Lama and representatives of Tibet's government-in-exile.The six-member delegation comprises the ... Read more...

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Australian MPs to visit Dharamsala next week


June 26th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, June 26 (IANS) Australian parliamentarians are visiting this northern India hill station next week to meet exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, a Tibetan official said Friday. "It will be the ... Read more...

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China irked by Oz MPs plan to meet Dalai Lama


June 6th, 2009 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 6 (ANI): Australian parliamentarians decision to meet the ailing Dalai Lama next month in Dharamsala is surely going to increase tensions between China and Australia.It will be the first such ... Read more...

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Australian parliament passes stimulus package


February 13th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Feb 13 (Xinhua) The Australian parliament Friday passed a 42 billion Australian dollars ($27.4 billion) economic stimulus package, after striking a last-minute deal with a key independent senator. Following protracted negotiations Thursday ... Read more...

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Betting ads on Network Nine leaves cricket spectators furious


December 27th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) Online betting agency Betfair's ads on Nine Network during the Boxing Day cricket Test between Australia and South Africa has caused a furore. Anti-betting campaigners are furious because ... Read more...

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