Dutton's citizenship-stripping plan attacked by Australian Human Rights Commission

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian security and counter-terrorism AHRC says proposal to make it easier to remove citizenship from people convicted of terrorism could violate law The Australian Human Rights Commission says Peter Dutton’s proposal to lower the bar for stripping people convicted of terrorism or related offences Läs mer…

PM's pledge to help native species was about cutting red tape for farm chemicals, his office says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian politics ‘Priority’ bill has ‘stuff-all to do with native species’, the Wilderness Society says Scott Morrison nominated environmental legislation ‘important to native species’ as one of the Coalition’s top two priorities for 2019. Photograph: Paul Braven/AAP Scott Morrison has elevated an obscure agricultural Läs mer…

Minister warns of more fish deaths this week as temperatures rise in NSW west

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Murray-Darling Basin Government announces $5m recovery package for Murray-Darling and calls crisis meeting after up to 1m fish die at Menindee The Darling River mass fish kill at Menindee in New South Wales has seen the death of up to 1m native fish. Further Läs mer…

Scott Morrison and Bill Shorten scramble to pledge more than $200m for Kakadu

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Northern Territory Both the major parties have announced plans to revitalise the world heritage-listed national park Scott Morrison travelled to Jabiru to announce the Coalition’s $216m funding package to revitalise Kakadu. Photograph: Michael Franchi/AAP Kakadu national park will get a boost worth more than Läs mer…

John Howard praised by PM after reportedly intervening in domestic violence incident

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; John Howard Scott Morrison says Howard’s intervention ‘shows the character of the bloke’ as Kevin Rudd also praises former PM Scott Morrison says John Howard’s actions reminded Australians they have a responsibility to prevent domestic violence. Photograph: Mike Bowers for the Guardian Scott Morrison Läs mer…

Scott Morrison to force councils to hold citizenship ceremonies on Australia Day

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian citizenship Local councils will be forced to hold a citizenship ceremony on 26 January and institute a dress code that bans thongs and board shorts The Morrison government is making it compulsory for local councils to hold a citizenship ceremony on 26 January Läs mer…