white australia policy

Now, claims of blatant racism in getting soccer players to Oz from non-white nations

January 18th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.18 (ANI): Outspoken Gold Coast United owner Clive Palmer on Monday slammed the Australian government's immigration policies as "racist" after a youngster from Ghana was denied a chance to trial with ... Read more...

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Image dented but remedial measures afoot, says new Australian envoy

September 24th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Brand Australia's image has been dented by the wave of violence against Indian students in recent months, the country's new envoy to India said Thursday, adding ... Read more...

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More of Asians in Australia

January 29th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Recently, there are more Asian families growing rapidly in Australia as for the Asian population is rapidly growing as more regional immigrants pour into a country once despised for its racially exclusive ... Read more...

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Oz TV soaps slammed for toeing White Australia policy” during casting

November 15th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 15 (ANI): Aussie academics and politicians have slammed TV producers for exercising a "White Australia" policy while casting actors for top-rated soap operas. The White Australia policy had begun in ... Read more...

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Australia in Diwali mood with lights, Bollywood and Indian food (With images)

October 20th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 20 (IANS) Thousands of people, including many members of the Indian diaspora, gathered in Sydney and Melbourne over the weekend to usher in Diwali festivities that coincide with the flowering ... Read more...

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Indian-origin mathematician honoured in Australia

May 28th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
By Neena Bhandari Sydney, May 28 (IANS) Nalini Joshi, an Australian of Indian origin, has become only the third woman in mathematics to be elected to the prestigious Australian Academy of Sciences (AAS), ... Read more...

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Japanese whalers say Australia is a white supremacist nation

January 7th, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Jan.7 (ANI): A Japanese pro-whaling video condemning Australia as a racist nation using images of the infamous Cronulla riots has been launched on YouTube. The 10-minute video, with English and Japanese subtitles, ... Read more...

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