Australia to tighten citizenship rules, raise English-fluency level

Apr 20, 2017

Australia to tighten citizenship rules, raise English-fluency level

Australia plans to tighten its citizenship rules to require higher English language skills, longer residency and evidence of integration such as a job, officials said Thursday. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the new citizenship test would reflect Australian values instead of the current multiple-choice ...

/ Apr 4, 2017

Concussion lawsuit could impact rugby

A landmark concussion lawsuit by a former National Rugby League player has rocked Australia’s sporting community and could have far-reaching consequences for how the condition is diagnosed and treated. While sport often dominates headlines in Australia, experts want more focus on head knocks — ...