Monthly Archives: January 2014

Humanity wins: Sydney teenagers rescue pregnant woman, children from burning fire

  By Mehroz Siraj NSW fire fighters and police have praised the courage and humility of three Sydney teenage girls who saved a pregnant woman and her three children from a fire-blazing house in the Sydney suburb of Blackett on Wednesday, ABC News reported. The teenage girls were walking along Popondetta Road around 5pm local […]

Business groups, politicians lobbying for immigration increase

By Mehroz Siraj Australia’s leading business group, the Australian Industry Group and leading lawmakers are calling upon the Abbott government to lift the nation’s annual immigrant intake in next year’s federal budget. The Chief Executive of the Ai Group, Innex Wilcox said that Australia’s annual intake of permanent residents should be increased to 220,000 from […]