Only two targets on track as report reveals poor results in indigenous welfare

Scott Morrison has claimed indigenous welfare has not improved to the level it should be, following a report that revealed poor improvements in the Aboriginal population. The Prime Minister has delivered the latest annual Closing the Gap report into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander wellbeing, with results revealing Australia had not reached all targets. According…

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“Forward-thinking” Arab community group is getting young people into jobs.

An Arabic association described as “innovative” and “forward-thinking” is breaking down employment barriers for young people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) backgrounds in WA. The Beginning Baristas Course run by the Australia Arab Association provides hospitality industry training to young people and partners with local businesses to funnel graduates into the workforce. Fourteen new…

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Bikie charged over beachfront coward’s punch.

Mirabooka dectectives have pressed charges against a member of the Coffin Cheaters bikie gang for a coward’s punch attack on the Sunday before Christmas last year. The victim was attacked from behind when he was walking along Scarborough Beach Front at 8:15PM on Sunday the 22nd of December. The 44-year-old man was rushed to Royal…

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British House of Commons backs Boris Johnson Brexit bill

By Helene Fung A 358 to 234 vote in the House of Commons approved a revised EU divorce deal, which paves the way for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to deliver on his winning general election promise to “get Brexit done” by January 31. The Withdrawal Agreement Bill now goes on to further scrutiny in Parliament.…

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