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Shame! Report alleges Oz hiding foreign students’ death toll

Published On: 02nd July 2009

By Staff Writer

'Almost half of them Indians.'
In a shocking report published in Australia’s reputed daily The Age that could not have come at a worse time for the USD 15.5-billion-dollar Australian education industry, reveals that the Australian government has concealed the details of deaths of over 50 foreign students last year.

Related Tags: The Age, Special Report, National Union of Students, National Coroners Information System, Investigation, Foreign Students' Death, David Barrow, Australian Universities, Australian Government, Australia attacks

Oz considers action plan for student safety

Published On: 29th June 2009

By Staff Writer

Australia is finally feeling the heat generated through protests and concerns over attacks on foreign students especially from India. Fearing that applications for admissions to universities would take a hit, Universities Australia, which represent 38 of Australia’s universities have put forward a 10-point action plan for student safety.

Related Tags: Indian Students, Australian Universities, Universities Australia, Racism