THE Prime Minister may not want a wimp running Immigration but the public has a right to expect whoever is doing the job to...

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26th Feb. 2014 7:02 AM

ASYLUM seekers sent to Manus Island thought they were to be settled at Papua New Guinea, but the PNG Government may have...

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21st March 2014 5:03 PM

HE may be celebrating 100 days since a public boat arrival, but Scott Morrison has less to say about Australians wanted for...

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30th March 2014 5:03 PM

HANDLING his ever-changing farm workforce is always a challenge for Rob Bauer. It's been made slightly easier thanks to...

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01st April 2014 8:04 AM

SRI LANKA'S navy has arrested more than 50 asylum seekers heading by boat to Australia.

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03rd May 2014 8:05 AM

EMPLOYMENT opportunities for migrants and refugees have opened up in Central Queensland at a meat processing firm JBS...

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14th May 2014 1:05 PM

A HARROWING picture of life on the Manus Island detention centre has come to a Senate Inquiry investigating a February riot...

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13th June 2014 4:06 PM

THE story of Gympie’s honest Dollah and his fight to save his family from genocide has generated concern across Australia...

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14th June 2014 6:06 AM

PAYING asylum seekers who return home voluntarily has been standard practice for more than 10 years, says the federal...

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21st June 2014 11:06 AM

Tamil asylum seekers to be sent back to Sri Lanka despite torture

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07th July 2014 7:07 AM

PENSIONERS, refugees and people “falling through the gaps” will be able to put meals on the table with any move to shift...

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29th July 2014 6:07 AM

HSBC has been accused of “shamelessly profiling” its customers by ethnicity after it closed bank accounts belonging to...

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09th Aug. 2014 6:08 AM

A REFUGEE couple resisted taking their scalded two-year-old daughter to Nambour General Hospital for treatment fearing they...

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13th Sept. 2014 6:09 AM

CHURCHES have called on the Nauru government to shut down its asylum seekers' camp amid harrowing accounts of a rape...

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01st Dec. 2014 10:12 AM

AUSTRALIAN naval captains who entered Indonesian waters had sacrificed their careers to ensure the refugees safely made it...

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04th Dec. 2014 10:12 AM

THE Senate has passed sweeping changes to asylum seeker laws, including the reintroduction of temporary protection visas...

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05th Dec. 2014 8:12 AM

LABOR has blasted Prime Minister Tony Abbott for responding “occasionally...

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23rd March 2015 6:03 AM

ANGLICAN and Muslim leaders as well as unionists and academics joined to call for more to be done to protect the rights of...

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30th March 2015 5:03 AM

THOUSANDS of Burmese are trapped at sea in what is Asia’s biggest maritime humanitarian crisis since the flood of...

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17th May 2015 3:05 PM

PRIME Minster Tony Abbott has rejected the prospect of Australia offering any help to thousands of displaced refugees...

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21st May 2015 5:05 PM

A MAN who was charged with throwing his shoes at Peter Dutton has put out a statement accusing the Immigration Minister of...

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15th June 2015 7:06 AM

THEY are factories of despair: the detention centres where asylum-seekers desperate enough to risk their lives trying to...

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13th July 2015 6:07 AM

AFTER years wondering whether his brothers were safe in war-torn central Africa, Jean Claude Mapatano was reunited with his...

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26th Aug. 2015 5:08 AM

OVER the past few weeks and months you've been responsible for spreading anti-migrant and anti-refugee sentiment.

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03rd Sept. 2015 4:09 AM

GRAPHIC IMAGES: The pictures show a small boy lying face down in the sand on a Turkish beach as an...

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03rd Sept. 2015 8:09 AM

POLICE have stood down at Budapest's main railway station after a two-day standoff with refugees, sparking chaotic...

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04th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

NOT far from where a sobbing Abdullah al-Kurdi described the moment his two children “slipped away” into the Aegean Sea...

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04th Sept. 2015 8:09 AM

THE door bangs and slams open, black-uniformed men carrying riot shields crowd a room where a family has cowered through...

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05th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

SOME recounted their horrors. Others silently clutched their children, deaf to the cheers and applause from German...

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07th Sept. 2015 8:09 AM

IMAGES of a drowned toddler washing ashore on a Turkish beach have moved NSW Premier Mike Baird to challenge Tony Abbott to...

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07th Sept. 2015 7:09 PM

DAVID Cameron has announced that up to 20,000 Syrian refugees will be welcomed into Britain by 2020 after The Independent's...

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08th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

I HAVE never felt more alien to the human race than in the past week.

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08th Sept. 2015 7:09 AM

THE recent deaths of asylum seekers attempting to reach European shores have prompted ongoing calls for action.

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08th Sept. 2015 9:09 AM

PAULINE Hanson yesterday declared that the “over 100” refugee children at Glenmore State High School were abusing teachers...

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09th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

AUSTRALIA will take in an extra 12,000 Syrian refugees on a one-off basis over and above the current intake of 13,750, the...

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09th Sept. 2015 12:09 PM

THE Abbott Government wants to restrict any intake of Syrian refugees to minorities which are largely Christian, as...

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09th Sept. 2015 6:09 PM

A CAMERA operator for a Hungarian TV station has been fired, after she was filmed appearing to kick and trip refugees...

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10th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

CREDIT where credit is due. The Government has agreed to take on an extra 12,000 refugees to help ease the humanitarian...

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10th Sept. 2015 8:09 AM

PAULINE Hanson has refused to say sorry for comments she made earlier this week about Rockhampton refugees.

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11th Sept. 2015 7:09 AM

WE should remember – even in the absence of haunting images – that it is disgraceful and immoral to keep people...

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11th Sept. 2015 10:09 AM

MEMBERS of parliament from across the political spectrum have made it official that NSW will welcome Syrian refugees with...

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12th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

I THOUGHT this was the most stupid, ill-informed, heartless comment I’d ever read. If only I’d have known.

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12th Sept. 2015 7:09 AM

MORE than 200 Sunshine Coast locals showed solidarity in wet and windy conditions for Syrian refugees.

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13th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

MORE than 30 people, half of them children, have died off the Greek coast after a wooden smuggling boat capsized, in the...

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14th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

GERMANY has reintroduced border controls with Austria, its interior minister has confirmed, halting all trains and...

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14th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

WESTERN Downs Mayor Ray Brown has welcomed 1500 Syrian refugees with open arms.

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16th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

MOHAMMED is 18 months old and full of beans. I'm meeting his parents who have recently crossed the border into Turkey.

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19th Sept. 2015 6:09 AM

DAME Vivienne Westwood thinks Global Warming will soon turn us all into "migrants" unless a plan of action is put in...

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22nd Sept. 2015 4:09 PM

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has vowed to push ahead with the government’s hardline border protection policies.

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24th Sept. 2015 1:09 PM