May 07, 2021 7:15 pm
During his telephonic conversation with Morrison, the prime minister conveyed his appreciation for the prompt and generous support extended by the government and the people of Australia for India's fight against the second wave of COVID-19.
May 06, 2021 2:03 pm
The Australian government, for the first time in history, recently imposed a ban on its citizens from returning home, if they have spent time in India up to 14 days before flying back.
May 04, 2021 1:07 pm
Australia last week banned all travellers from India, including its own citizens, from entering the country until May 15 due to the surge in COVID-19 cases there, and warned offenders will be prosecuted and penalised.
April 27, 2021 2:19 pm
Australia on Tuesday suspended all direct passenger flights from India with immediate effect until May 15 due to the "very significant" spike in COVID-19 cases.
April 22, 2021 4:45 pm
While the list of high-risk countries was still being finalised, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the announcement was made keeping in view India's worsening second wave of the coronavirus.
April 16, 2021 4:01 am
India, US, Australia and Japan have vowed to work collectively under the framework Quad or Quadrilateral coalition towards maintaining a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific region.
April 09, 2021 9:52 am
Prime Minister Scott Morrison's plan includes more education in schools and the promise of new legislation to end exemptions for judges and members of Parliament from the country’s sex discrimination law.
March 29, 2021 2:08 pm
In a move designed to regain voter support, Morrison said he would now have a record seven female lawmakers in his Cabinet as he awarded promotions and additional remits to five women.
March 29, 2021 8:53 am
If the poll result was replicated at an election, the conservative government would lose office to centre-left Labor. The Australian parliament has been engulfed by allegations of sexual abuse, discrimination against women and misconduct.
March 24, 2021 8:21 am
The issue of gender inequality spurred tens of thousands of people to rally around Australia last week and led to a slump in Morrison’s standing in opinion polls. Morrison drew flak for declining to meet the protestors outside Parliament House.