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NITV News is continuing our countdown to the tournament. NITV News profiles Tanisha Stanton who is hoping to excel in a fourth professional code, the Rugby Sevens.
An Aboriginal Community Health Service in Western Sydney is being forced to close after a Federal Government decision to cease its funding.
With health a major concern in closing the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people, the need for more of our mob to train as doctors and nurses in the...
A social commentary song released Friday ahead of NAIDOC, which tributes musician great Archie Roach AM’s They Took the Children Away, celebrates the strength of...
NITV News is continuing our countdown to the Pacific Games opening ceremony this weekend by previewing a few Indigenous players in the medal hopeful Aussie Sevens...
The Federal Government has not yet invited members of the Australian Greens to next week’s crucial constitutional recognition summit in Sydney, the party says.
NITV News has profiled some of our athletes taking part in the Pacific Games including Rugby Seven's Taleena Simon. She tells about her journey from Redfern girl...
It started out as a local history project, but a documentary has proved to be life-changing for two sisters. Stolen at birth, it was a film about the past that...
Cape York Indigenous leader Noel Pearson has caused controversy with his latest comments on Constitutional recognition for Indigenous Australians.
Rachel Dolezal, the leader of the Washington chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), is falsely representing herself as...
Carlton, Gold Coast and North Melbourne. Three different sets of 'fans' made their thoughts about Adam Goodes clear.
Funding for the Aboriginal Legal Service’s Custody Notification Service CNS will cease on June 30.
Eddie Koiki Mabo's legacy was always a stellar one, but now it is literally stellar, with a star to be named after the man who changed Native Title in Australia.
Amnesty International says an entire generation will be lost if Indigenous youth continue to be incarcerated at 24 times the rate than non-Indigenous youth.
The only people stopping constitutional recognition of Indigenous peoples are the Prime Minister and his Liberal party colleagues, says Tasmanian Aboriginal...
Canberra's Aboriginal community is asking how a young Aboriginal inmate at the local jail was allegedly bashed so badly he ended up in a coma within hours of...
An Indigenous representative body in Alice Springs has condemned a vigilante paramilitary group for igniting racism there.
A traditional Polynesian canoe has arrived in Sydney from Hawaii as part of its 42,000 nautical mile journey across the globe.
A prominent Indigenous rights campaigner has accused the Federal and Western Australian Governments of racism over community closures while they bail out drought...
There are fears more remote communities will be closed, this time in the Northern Territory, after the Federal Government handed $155 million to the NT Government...
NITV News has compiled an overview of how Australian Indigenous affairs were impacted by the 2014 Federal Budget.
The Barnett Government may have softened its stance on the prospect of closing some remote WA communities, but it maintains there is 'vivid evidence' of child...