I WhatsApped Refugees To Ask Why They're So Freaked Out About The Government Taking Their Phones Away
A proposed law would make it easier for detention guards to seize phones from immigrants. We started a group chat to find out how refugees feel about it.
Lawyers for Rakib Khan’s family asked the Queensland coroner to hold an inquest as his body was transported through Brisbane.
For the last time, we just call them lists.
Amir Sahragard hoped for safety in Australia but ended up in a brutal offshore camp. He is still dealing with the trauma as he starts a new life.
This Woman Believes COVID-19 And The Bushfires Show The Apocalypse Is Coming. It Saved Her From Being Deported.
The woman and her husband are members of the "Local Church", whose members believe everyone else will perish when God returns.
This Man’s Leg Was Amputated Just Before The Coronavirus Hit. Now When He Falls, There’s Nobody To Help Him Up.
"The prosthetic leg is not the right fit for me and I am constantly falling and injuring myself," Jamshid Rahimi Azar told BuzzFeed News.
Supporters sang the Biloela family's eldest daughter "Happy Birthday", read her an acrostic poem and blew out candles on cakes they had baked for her.
This Politician Coughed So Much During A Speech That He's Now In Self-Isolation Waiting For A COVID-19 Test Result
"I immediately left Parliament House to be tested and will await the result in isolation."
The coronavirus hasn’t reached Nauru. But an outbreak could be disastrous.
Refugees in Australia face an unenviable choice: stay in indefinite detention, or start a new life at the epicentre of a global pandemic.
A Ruby Princess Crew Member Spent A Month On A Ventilator In A Coma. Doctors Couldn’t Contact His Wife.
The 38-year-old man was in an induced coma and couldn't consent to medical treatment, so a tribunal had to act as his guardian.
More than 200 refugees and asylum seekers are detained at close quarters in hotels despite coronavirus fears.
A Court Guessed How Gay Men From Conservative Families Would React After First Having Sex. It Cost Two Men Their Refugee Status.
A tribunal found it was "implausible" the men wouldn't remember what happened in the days after they first had sex, even six years later.
The pandemic has stopped travel, closed borders and halted deportations — meaning some immigrants facing removal from Australia are asking for their visas back instead.
A Petting Zoo Owner Stabbed And Beat A Dog To Death After It Attacked His Camel. He Won't Go To Jail.
The man's actions were abhorrent and cruel but not a crime because the dog was a "pest animal", a judge found.
"WTF Was I Meant To Do?" Australia's Former PM Spilled The Tea About That Phone Call With Trump In His New Book
Trump joked that Turnbull had “two thousand of the worst terrorists in the world locked up on a desert island” and had talked Trump into taking them.
Customers browsing in JB Hi-Fi's narrow aisles are constantly picking up and touching DVDs and electronics.
This Guy Had Sore Muscles After Working Out For 3 Days. He Ended Up In COVID-19 Solitary Confinement.
After almost three days in a tiny room, he finally got his COVID-19 result: negative.
Australia will seek "to become the first country in the world to successfully require payment for content", treasurer Josh Frydenberg said.
Sydney's waterside Bay Run is a beautiful 7km path, perfect for walking, running or cycling. It's also the site of a brewing conflict.