Amnesty accuses Australia of systemic cruelty over asylum seekers
The Australian government has adopted a "system of deliberate cruelty" that has turned the Nauru-based asylum seekers detention facilities into "an open-air...
Monday 17 October 2016 11:30
Danish MPs cancel visit to Nauru detention centre after visas denied
Danish lawmakers have been forced to cancel a planned visit to the Australian-run detention centre on Nauru after three of the group were denied visas to the...
Wednesday 31 August 2016 04:57
Rights groups slam Australian government over asylum-seeker abuse
Rights groups on Wednesday strongly criticized the Australian government's policy of operating offshore detention centres, after leaked internal reports from...
Wednesday 10 August 2016 08:45
Australia denies deliberate abuse, neglect of refugees on Nauru
The Australian government has rejected accusations levied by two rights groups that it overlooks the "systematic" abuse and neglect of asylum seekers it sent...
Wednesday 03 August 2016 14:06
Migrants' fate uncertain as Papua New Guinea plans to close camp
Papua New Guinea said Wednesday it will close down the Australia-run migrant centre on Manus Island after the Supreme Court found it to be unconstitutional...
Wednesday 27 April 2016 11:36
UN warns Australia against returning asylum seekers to island centre
Australia should not send back asylum seekers to an offshore detention centre on the island of Nauru, despite a High Court ruling that gave the government the...
Wednesday 03 February 2016 19:15
Australia's offshore detention policy legal, court decides
The Australian High Court Wednesday rejected a legal challenge to the country's offshore immigration detention policy, potentially giving the government the go...
Wednesday 03 February 2016 05:07