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There are, on average, almost seven deaths from suicide each day in Australia, and for Indigenous people, the numbers are more than double that of other Australians.
Some Indigenous tourism operators are saying they are unimpressed by Tourism Australia's latest advertising campaign, which they believe misses the mark when it...
The Australian Labor Party said at its national conference held between 25-26 July in Melbourne that it would reduce Indigenous disadvantage by introducing three...
The Burrup Peninsula in the Pilbara region of Western Australia could be preserved if an archaeological site is established there.
Northern Territory Attorney-General John Elferink said Friday he believed the NT justice system was working well following the sentence of a man Wednesday over...
If you've been following the Constitutional recognition debate, you will undoubtedly have come across an Indigenous 'leader' - but it is usually a position...
Looking back at its rich history reveals the NT has not always governed itself, while a landmark referendum on Statehood in 1998 would be controversially and...
The 30,000 Aboriginal people in the Northern Territory may play a key role in turning the Territory into Australia's seventh state.
For most of the Territory's history since colonisation, Darwin has been governed by administrations from other states and colonies. There have been several false...
Looking back at its rich history reveals the NT has not always governed itself, while a landmark referendum on Statehood in 1998 would be controversially and...

Queensland 'fake nurse' fronts court

A man accused of posing as a nurse in a remote indigenous community has faced court on more than 100 new charges.
Almost a year after 22-year-old Juliekha Dhu died in police custody in Port Hedland Western Australia, her family has told NITV News that a Coronial Inquest into...
Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander social justice commissioner has criticised the sentence handed down to a Darwin hit-and-run driver, and says...
The Federal Government says treaties can be discussed alongside Constitutional recognition of Indigenous people. Treaties will undoubtedly be discussed at...
The recent cold snap has not given homeless Sydneysiders much to look forward to but when the sun came out today, it brought hope and support to some of the city...
An Aboriginal activist has legally entered Australia at Brisbane international airport despite refusing to use an Australian passport.
Victoria's 10-year Indigenous family violence prevention plan came under scrutiny at the Royal Commission into Family Violence on Monday with witness saying it...
Survivors and supporters are saying they want immediate action in response to more than 13,000 allegations of abuse received by the Royal Commission into...
Christelle Wahnawe's hattrick seals NCL's place in the women's soccer final. New Caledonia were too strong in all areas of the field with a 5-1 Result at the...
'We all Stand on Sacred Ground' was the theme of the 2015 NAIDOC Week. Elders and organisers of NAIDOC had chosen the theme to gently remind all Australians that...
Andrew Bolt has said critics of his show who have called for a boycott, after comments that Aboriginal women are ‘cash cows’ were made by a guest, are distracting...
Andrew Jackomos, a Yorta Yorta man and Victoria's first Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People, is all too aware of the impact of family violence...