Australia’s main medical association yesterday called on the government to allow independent doctors and other health experts to help more than 400 asylum seekers languishing inside a recently closed detention centre in Papua New Guinea.
Life can be tough in Tuktoyaktuk, a Canadian hamlet on the Arctic Ocean where one in three are jobless. But things are looking up thanks to a new highway linking the tiny community to the rest of the country and bringing with it the promise of tourism and jobs.
Six suspected militants and an air force commando were killed yesterday in a fierce gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir which also injured another soldier, the army said.
Income tax raid at the Poes Garden residence of late chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday night has created a major controversy with All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leaders calling it “unfortunate and regretful” while Chief Minister K Palaniswami blamed V K Sasikala and her family...