Australia

Australia Today: $3.75 billion hit to retirees and pensioners

Newsroom24x7 Network Canberra: Labor’s bungled and damaging retiree tax just gets worse, with new data showing the proposal would rip $3.75 billion out of 2.6 million APRA-regulated superannuation member accounts, including those held by pensioners despite Labor’s so-called ‘pensioner guarantee’. Labor’s proposal does not exempt pensioners whose APRA-regulated super funds are affected. These pensioners will […]

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SANJHI AWAAZ: Promoting Punjabiat in Australia

Lalit Shastri  SANJHI AWAAZ Radio is an online Punjabi radio station headquartered in Melbourne (Australia). This top radio station has listeners from all age groups of the Punjabi and Hindi, speaking communities in Victoria – the most densely populated state in Southeastern Australia. The listeners and avid followers of Sanjhi Awaaj are also spread across […]

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Right to marry in Australia will no longer be determined by sex or gender

Newsroom24x7 Network Canberra: The Parliament of Australia today (7 December, 2017) passed legislation providing marriage equality in Australia. This is being described as a truly historic moment which has been delivered by the Turnbull Government. the legislation on marriage equality was an election commitment to give all Australians an opportunity to have their say. With the passage […]

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Australian Government scholarships for 52 Indian students

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Australian High Commissioner to India, Ms Harinder Sidhu, today announced that 52 Indian students will be offered the Australian Government’s prestigious Australia Awards-Endeavour scholarships and Fellowships for 2018. Three Australians will also undertake learning opportunities in India as part of these awards, Ms Sidhu further announced and congratulated the successful applicants. […]

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Australia-Peru agreement to generate jobs and growth

Newsroom24x7 Network Australian and Peruvian businesses, farmers and families now would be the big winners. The equation is simple: more trade means more exports; more exports means more jobs, higher wages and better incomes. Canberra: Australia and Peru have finalised a comprehensive trade agreement that will generate exports, income and jobs. The conclusion of the […]

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Australia Diary: Beautiful Lose Weight Gold 30 capsules pose a serious risk to your health

Newsroom24x7 Network The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) of Australia has tested a product labelled Beautiful Lose Weight Gold 30 capsules and found that the capsules contain the undeclared substances sibutramine and phenolphthalein. Consumers have been advised that sibutramine is a prescription-only medicine (which was the active ingredient in Reductil). It was withdrawn in October 2010 after […]

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Australian Minister lays ephasis on safety standards for exercise bikes and treadmills

Newsroom24x7 Network Canberra: Australia’s Minister for Small Business Michael McCormack has said that one of his highest priorities is Australian consumers’ safety. Exercise cycle designs which were common before the standard was introduced in 1994 were typically chain-driven and used fan-style wheel spokes to create resistance, both of which were major causes of injuries. – Michael […]

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Australian cricketers land at Bhadaas Café after losing the one-dayer at Holkar stadium

Newsroom24x7 Network After India defeated Australia by 5-wicket at the Holkar stadium here on Sunday night (24 September 2017) to take 3-0 lead in the third one-day international and grab the paytm trophy, the Australian Cricket players were so disappointed  that they wanted to go somewhere to shake off their disappointment and that’s when somebody gave […]

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Germany Black Gorilla tablets pose a serious risk, contain the undeclared substance sildenafil

Newsroom24x7 Network Symonston (Canberra): Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has tested a product labelled Germany Black Gorilla tablets and found that the tablets contain the undeclared substance sildenafil. Consumers have been advised by TGA that sildenafil is a prescription-only substance in Australia and that the supply of Germany Black Gorilla tablets containing undisclosed sildenafil is illegal. […]

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Terrorist plot to bring down plane in Australia: Four arrested after Sydney raids

Newsroom24x7 Network Sydney: Australia’s counter-terrorism task force foiled an attempt by terrorists to blow up a passenger plane and arrested four persons in this connection after late night raids here. According to Australian Federal Police Commissioner Andrew Colvin, Police have obtained information that “some people in Sydney were planning to commit a terrorist attack using […]

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