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Judge Grants Biloela Family A Final Hearing Before Deportation

2 min read

The Biloela family will get another chance to show their case for staying in Australia, with a judge ruling they not be deported until a final hearing.

National

National

Tearful Reunion For Biloela Family With Friend On Christmas Island

2 min read

The first images of the Sri Lankan family in detention on Christmas Island have emerged, as a friend from their hometown of Biloela flew to the remote location to support them.

National

National

Alek Sigley Won't Be Giving Interviews About His Disappearance

3 min read

Mystery still surrounds the detention of Alek Sigley, who says he won't be giving any interviews about his experience.

Politics

Politics

'No Excuse' To Repeal Medevac Law, Phelps Pleads

4 min read

The only thing that needs "repair" is Australia's human rights reputation, former MP Kerryn Phelps said, as the government seeks to repeal the contentious refugee medical evacuation laws.

Updated

Updated

Alex Sigley Says 'I'm Good' After Being Freed From North Korea

2 min read

Australian student Alek Sigley says he is feeling great after being freed from detention in North Korea, but remained tight-lipped about his experience.

Jarryd Bartle

Jarryd Bartle

Why Sending Criminals To Jail Isn't The Best Way To Keep Us Safe

6 min read

Violence has been part of all human societies since time immortal and this is unlikely to dramatically change any time soon.

Politics

Politics

Asylum Seekers 'Suffering Indefinitely' In Immigration Detention, Report Claims

3 min read

"Significant failures" to provide reasonable medical care, including around suicide attempts.