Secret briefings used to justify imposing February lockdown in Victoria must be released in the public interest, the privacy watchdog, the Office of Victorian Information Commissioner (OVIC) has ruled. In a decision of volcanic proportions, Joanne Kummrow of the Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner has ordered the release of more
Compliance and restrictions fatigue and economic losses seem to be pushing our politicians to think outside the square and that is exactly the premier of New South Wales (NSW) Dominic Perrottet has done this morning. It is a news which will inject billion tons of oxygen into the deflated spirits
Victoria has recorded 1466 new cases of coronavirus with another eight people having died in the past 24 hours. Mathematically, there is a dip in the seven days average number and “that’s a good thing” said Premier Daniel Andrews but Victorian hospitals are barely coping. Some experts believe Victoria has
73 (seventy three) Members of Parliament from across the political divide in the NSW Parliament ( NSW MPs) have joined forces to call on Federal Government to increase the refugee intake from Afghanistan in light of the perilous situation many Afghan’s now find themselves. The joint statement to Federal Parliament
International students will start returning to Victoria by the end of the year under the Victorian Government’s Student Arrivals Plan, which has been submitted to the Commonwealth for approval. The Plan provides a graduated, safe return to study in Victoria for international students, and a pipeline for continued arrivals through
While the state government is working hard to make Victoria a safe place to open as soon as possible, there are many things you can do to achieve that freedom quicker. That is to get vaccinated, adopt CovidSafe behavior and help the government agencies in contact tracing. All Victorian businesses
Covishield (AstraZeneca/by Serum Institute of India) is a recognized vaccine in Australia On Friday, October 1, the Australian National Cabinet met and noted the Commonwealth’s updated progress to adjust border settings to allow for safe and secure international travel by fully vaccinated Australians citizens and permanent residents. And there is
Both Adani brothers in top 10 in the India Rich List 2021 To the utmost surprise and shock of many, in 2021 Ratan Tata, India’s biggest industrialist and philanthropist, ranks way below on the rich list. The IIFL Wealth Hurun India Rich List 2021 showed there are 432 Indians richer than him.
After returning from the US and quarantining in Canberra, Prime Minister Scott Morrison spoke on WebEx webinar to brief the Indian media on his meeting in Washington with PM Narendra Modi, the Quad leaders summit and Australia-India relations. “There’s always plenty for Narendra and I to be discussing in what
Largest Partner Visa program in over 25 years India has been the second biggest beneficiary of the 2020-21 migration program, only second to China from the largest number of migrants were awarded settlement visas under the program. More than 6,000 Indians partner visa program applicants were reunited with their partners.