Modi’s Hindutva Agenda Faces Global Backlash After Election Setback

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia Post election results, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s influence and policies have come under intense scrutiny, both domestically and internationally. Despite the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)... Read more »

Private Health Insurance and Older Australians

National Seniors Australia, Media Release, 20 June 2024: Complex, inequitable and unaffordable but utterly important. New research by National Seniors Australia (NSA) reveals a myriad of issues with Private Health Insurance (PHI)... Read more »

SAUDI ARABIA CONFIRMS 550 PILGRIM DEATHS DURING HAJJ DUE TO EXTREME HEAT WAVES

Tribune Report, 18 June 2024:Diplomatic sources in Saudi Arabia confirmed on Tuesday 18 June 2024 that at least 550 pilgrims died during this year’s Hajj pilgrimage due to extreme heat-related issues, as... Read more »

PAKISTAN IN SEARCH OF NEW FUTURE

National Freedom Won by the People but Lost by the Neo-Colonial Generals and Elite By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. Evil is evil if not stopped, it becomes a habit then a tradition,... Read more »

A BUDGET INVESTMENT IN A FAIRER AND MORE MODERN RENTAL MARKET

Sydney (NSW Government Media Release by Marnie Procter , 16 June 2024): The 2024-25 NSW Budget will establish a NSW Rental Taskforce to help deliver the Minns Labor Government’s plan to build better... Read more »

HDC Leads Halal Industry Knowledge Transfer Across ASEAN

Petaling Jaya, 14 June 2024 (Report by Norsida Ahmad):  The Halal Development Corporation Berhad (HDC) is taking a proactive step to fast-track halal industry’s development within this region by organizing the Malaysian... Read more »

CHAMPION OF INNOVATIVE CRICKET

[Tape-ball cricket is a great innovation by Pakistanis that has gained popularity in Australia. Pakistanis have not only produced legendary players in world cricket but have also innovated the fun and recognized... Read more »

TAPE-BALL CRICKET LEAGUE LAUNCHES BY CRICKET NSW

Report by Syed Atiq ul Hassan Sydney Thunder, a franchise of Cricket NSW, is excited to announce the launch of a tape-ball cricket league competition on June 29, 2024. Tape-ball cricket, which... Read more »

WHY DO EGOMANIAC LEADERS WAGE WAR ON HUMANITY?

By Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. Leaders who could not Think as Normal Human Beings Leaders who view humanity less than in equal human status are extremely naive about their own nature of... Read more »

HAMOODUR RAHMAN COMMISSION REPORT

HAMOODUR RAHMAN COMMISSION REPORT Every Pakistani and Bangladeshi should read this eye-opening report on the actions of the Pakistan Army in East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) in 1971. It details the acts of... Read more »

AUSTRALIA LEANS TOWARDS TWO-STATE SOLUTION ON ISRAEL-PALESTINE CONFLICT

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia The recent statement by Penny Wong, the Australian Foreign Minister, at the National Security Conference organized by the Australian National University, may surprise many both... Read more »

Boosting safety and security in our faith communities

Sydney, NSW Government, 23 May 2024; The NSW Government is delivering on its promise to ensure places of worship across the state are safer and more secure through the Safe Places for Faith... Read more »

CAN RELIGION BE SEPARATED FROM STATE’S AFFAIRS?

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia I penned this article in 2017, yet its relevance persists in elucidating the dynamics of recent elections in India. [Many states’ affairs related to the... Read more »

AUSTRALIA DELIVERS FIRST BACK-TO-BACK BUDGET SURPLUS IN NEARLY TWO DECADES

Cost-of-living measures a key feature The Australian Government unveiled its FY2024-25 budget this week, unveiling Canberra’s spending for the next year. The Government announced a $9.3 billion budget surplus for the previous... Read more »

FORUM KAZAN 2024: THE BEST PLATFORM TO EXPLORE RUSSIA’S HALAL INDUSTRY – HDC

Petaling Jaya, Press Release from Norsida Ahmed, HDC, 22 May 2024: Halal Development Corporation Berhad (HDC) recently participated in the Kazan Forum 2024 held in Kazan, Russia. This prestigious forum serves as... Read more »

THE IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON POWER DYNAMICS AND GOVERNANCE

Social Media Unbound: Disrupting Governance and Empowering the Masses By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia The advent of the fifth generation of digital communication, alongside the powerful advanced social media tools... Read more »

Australia will celebrate King’s Birthday replacing by Queen’s Birth on June 10

Tribune International, 19 May 2024; This year, Australia will celebrate the second King’s Birthday. The name change came after the passing of Queen Elizabeth II and King Charles ascended the throne. Here’s... Read more »

SCIENTISTS WELCOME STRONG STEPS ON PATHWAY TO BOOSTING R&D

Media Release, Science & Technology, 14 May 2024; A strategic investment in powerfully increasing diversity in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, a review of the R&D system, and a pathway to incentivising... Read more »

FEDERAL BUDGET 2024: Aussie science and innovation

Aussie science and innovation need immediate and sustained investment to power a future made in Australia The Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE) welcomes commitments in the Federal Budget to... Read more »

CUHK SHINES A SPOTLIGHT ON AISANA BASSAGARINOVA

A Rising Star from Kazakhstan Embarks on a Journey of Excellence HONG KONG SAR – Media Outreach Newswire – 17 May 2024 – The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) proudly highlights... Read more »

AUSTRALIA’S HUMAN RIGHTS PARADOX: UNVEILING REALITIES BENEATH GLOBAL SCRUTINY

[According to the World Watch 2024 Report, the Human Rights Issues still exist in Australia. The World still have concerns on Human Rights Issues in Australia] By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney... Read more »

ECHOES OF SORROW: Commemorating Pakistan’s Black Days, Why only May 9

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan, Sydney Australia; 9 May 2024 Organized chronologically, not only May 9, but the Black Days of Pakistan’s history also unfold a narrative of political upheaval, democratic struggles,... Read more »

EARLIER INTERVENTION SERVICES A SIGNIFICANT STEP TOWARDS VITAL STRUCTURAL REFORM

Melbourne, Beyond Blue Release, 14 May 2024; The Federal Government’s commitment to earlier intervention will give more Australians access to mental health support while relieving some pressure on the system, says Beyond... Read more »

ECHOES OF SORROW: Commemorating Pakistan’s Black Days, why only May 9!

Was 9 May bigger than 16 December By Syed Atiq ul Hassan; 9 May 2024 Organized chronologically, not only May 9, but the Black Days of Pakistan’s history also unfold a narrative... Read more »