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Friday, 10 May 2019

Major sponsor quits rugby player Israel Folau over anti-LGBT posts

Major sponsor quits rugby player Israel Folau over anti-LGBT posts
A major sponsor has ended its ties with Australian rugby player Israel Folau a day after he was found guilty of breach of contract for posting anti-LGBT ...

Folau 'shouldn't suffer an employment penalty' for views, Shorten says

Folau 'shouldn't suffer an employment penalty' for views, Shorten says
The controversy over Rugby Australia's response to Israel Folau posting anti-LGBTsocial media posts has crossed over into the election campaign ...

We need to do more about cyberbullying against Indigenous Australians


As part of his re-election pitch, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has promised to crack down on online trolls, increasing the penalties for online ...

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Indigenous violence program query


Greens Senator Rachel Siewert has vowed to find out what the Federal Government had planned when it scrapped funding for a Great Southern ...

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'Aboriginal kids in out-of-home care are the most vulnerable children in the whole of Australia'


Know Yourself aims to empower and encourage Aboriginal children in .... Know Yourself nationally, making connections in South Australia, Victoria ...

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Funding future of Aboriginal tourism program in doubt


Funding future of Aboriginal tourism program in doubt ... West Australian Indigenous Tourism Operators Council chief executive Robert Taylor said ...

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New Aboriginal housing advisory committee



"We want to ensure we continue to meet the needs of Aboriginal South Australians and there is no doubt the board will benefit hugely from this ...

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Investing in Aboriginal wellbeing – Capacity and economic participation


The State Budget looks to develop Aboriginal economic participation ... for Aboriginal people's development in Western Australia are maximised.

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Troye Sivan, Indya Moore and others feature in new sexy Calvin Klein advert

Troye Sivan, Indya Moore and others feature in new sexy Calvin Klein advert
A new Calvin Klein advertisement features LGBTI stars Troye Sivan and Indya Moore. Dropping last night (8 May), the video is part of the underwear ...

Taiwan parliament to vote on same-sex marriage law next week

Taiwan parliament to vote on same-sex marriage law next week
Referendums last year then dealt a blow to LGBTI people in Taiwan. ... Since then, anti-LGBTI lawmakers have introduced two more bills to parliament ...

Remarkable colour photos show New Zealand's captivating landscape a century ago - and how the ...


The influence of the country's native Maori culture is also seen in a portrait of ... Huka Falls, near Taupo, in New Zealand's North Island, now the most ...

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Kiwi Chamber offers wine, Maori 'hangi' feast


The New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Korea (Kiwi Chamber) is hosting a set of ... The Seoul event will feature a hangi, a traditional Maori feast.

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Not just good Māori farms


"They are top performing farms in New Zealand and top farms globally," he ... McIvor says Māori have a certain entrepreneurial spirit in them and he ...

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Māori fashion scales Great Wall of China


A team of Māori designers and photographers have returned home to ... "The New Zealand fashion industry can be extremely isolating and is not ...

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Hands-on Maori Programme


​Dr McKay has extensive practical, 'real world' experience throughout Aotearoa-New Zealand, including horticulture, agriculture, hunting, hospitality, ...

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Māori take charge of museum vision


A museum curator says nominations for the taonga Māori section in this year's ... It's up against the New Zealand Portrait Gallery show of John Walsh ...

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