Iranian refugee on Nauru attempts suicide after US resettlement application rejected, advocate says

Iranian refugee on Nauru attempts suicide after US resettlement application rejected, advocate says

Posted May 08, 2018 17:39:39 The Refugee Action Coalition says an Iranian woman on Nauru has attempted to take her own life after having her application for resettlement in the United States rejected. Key points: Around 150 refugees have been given appointments with US officials More than 70 people have …

Paddleboarders stand up to raise awareness about suicide around New Norfolk

Paddleboarders stand up to raise awareness about suicide around New Norfolk

Updated April 16, 2018 08:48:22 Photo: Cameron Douglas says he is driven to help man deal with mental health issues. (ABC News: Linda Hunt) Unseasonal icy conditions, rain and strong winds did not deter a small but committed group of New Norfolk residents from taking to the water to raise …

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Suicide attack kills at least 26, injures 18 in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul

Updated March 21, 2018 21:08:35 Photo: The suicide bomber detonated his explosives as people were leaving the Kart-e Sakhi shrine. (Reuters: Omar Sobhani) A suicide bomber has blown himself up near a Shi’ite shrine in Kabul, killing at least 26 people and injuring 18, officials say, as the Afghan capital …