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A gay Māori man has popped the question to his Aboriginal Australian partner during an interview on Māori TV.
He's one of the most famous unknown guitarists in the world.
Video shows Indigenous teenager being repeatedly hit after being followed.
She performed on the world stage as a guest in 2014, but this time… she’s got her sight set to win the Eurovision contest.
The southern Perth suburb has moved their Australia Day celebrations, after the success of this year’s event. Next years' celebrations will have a bigger...
The longest-running native title claim in New South Wales has been resolved after almost two decades
In a world first, Indigenous musician, Eleanor Dixon and transgender artist, Edi Donald have collaborated together for their new project ‘Anya’.

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Today marks 25 years since former Prime Minister Paul Keating delivered the landmark Redfern Speech.
Some of Australia's most respected musicians have united to dedicate a 'Song for Elijah' in honour of the 14-year-old who was fatally run over last year.
Previous outrage over the failure to prosecute two men implicated in the 2011 death of Lynette Daley came to an end today after they were sentenced.
Same-sex marriage has been officially legalised, and while the exact date for the legislation to take effect is yet to be announced, many wedding plans are...
'We want a treaty, it's time.'
Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) will continue the 14 year long legal battle with Yindjibarndi people from the Pilbara in Western Australia after they lodged an...
Pop star Jessica Mauboy talks acting, music, and growing up in a musical family with Living Black's Karla Grant.
Indigenous Labor MP Linda Burney dedicates heartfelt speech about Marriage Equality to her late son in Parliament.
A "contaminated" public opinion and "a number of strangers" to blame - a court hears as murder case of Aboriginal teenager, Colleen Walker at Bowraville in 1990...
Aboriginal rights and welfare advocate Sol Bellear, who fought for equality his entire life, is to be farewelled with a state funeral in Sydney.
Fresh from her overwhelming victory over Labor in the Victorian State Election, Lidia Thorpe takes her place in parliament.
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)’s Nobel Peace Prize win is taking the plight of those affected by the British government’s Maralinga...
The patrol has helped more than a hundred clients since it re-launched on Friday.
An expert panel on Struggle Street The Point Response special programme last night discussed the issues identified in Struggle Street (season 2) and explored the...
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Yesterday more than 50 Traditional Owners gathered in Darwin demanding a complete ban on onshore gas fracking.
A mystery as to why random clumps of a east coast rainforest tree are found high up in parts of the Great Dividing Range appears to have at last been solved.
A group of Indigenous rangers are working to save the Arafura swamp after years of neglect and damage by feral animals.
Fashion label Wild Barra has made a name for itself by using Indigenous-inspired designs featuring art and wildlife and for its prominent use of models from...
A new fund financed by governments and philanthropy has been set up to try and help the fight for landrights by Indigneous people on a global scale.
Traditional Owners, Indigenous rangers and Charles Darwin University researchers work together to save critically endangered sawfish pups.
Declaring that Canada is 'no land of wonders,' Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told the United Nations on Thursday that his country was working to address failures...
Daly River will become the first remote Northern Territory Indigenous community to be powered by solar energy.
Governments are still ignoring Indigenous people, says UN.
An Indigenous-owned mining training centre and bauxite mining operation established by the Gumatj Corporation in the North East Arnhem Land opened this weekend.
Bore water in parts of Western Australia is contaminated with arsenic, uranium and nitrates, according to a report presented to state ministers on Thursday.
Every night, land rights activist Felipe Benitez and his wife wedge shut the doors and windows of their home and pray gunmen do not break in to kill the entire...