Topic of the Week: Parents’role in the education of...10/03/15
The learning process for childern starts from the day that they are born. The role of the parents is important from the very beginning, and that role will gradually become greater. (Proseya perwerdekirina zarokan ji roja yekemîn ya ji daybûna wan dest...
Part I: Kurdish oil and its conflict with Baghdad,
Disagreements regarding the sales of Kurdish oil between KRG and Baghdad continues. In this Interview with Shwan Zulal, expert in energy and economics, we discuss the latest US court ruling, and start by asking who are the buyer of Kurdish oil?...
Netanyahu blasts Iran nuclear deal in United Nations
Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has denounced the Iran nuclear deal in a fiery speech to the United Nations General Assembly. He says the deal does not promote peace but, in fact, makes war more likely. ...(Serok Wezîranî Israeli Binyamin...
Kurdish film director's film in the Italian festival
In this interview film director Fariborz Kamkari tells us about his film Pizza and Dates which is showing in the Italian Festival in Australia. The film focuses on cultural exchange and integrations. Mr Kamkari speaks about his upbring in Sine...
The oil conflict continues between Bghdad and the KRG
Our stringer Shahen H Nouri covers a few subjects in this report. The killing of Peshmergas in the hands of ISIL, issue of the presidency post continues in KRG and the confilict between Baghdad and KR regarding oil. The report is in Kurdish.(Raporta...
Future Hopes for City Living
Experts warn about the urgent necessity to make our cities more livable and resilient for the future. As the population of Australia increases this report looks at what a livable Australian city will look like in 40 years. The report is in...
Biro “we weren’t invited to PYD Congress”
Ibrahim Biro is the president of the Syrian Kurds National Council. Kurdish social media mentioned Mr Biro attending PYD annual congress, but he clarified it and said they were not invited. He spoke about the situation in Syria and the solution...
Reasons behind the turmoil in Turkey
Dr Ekrem Onen is a political analyst and an intellectual, we discussed the reasons behind Turkey and PKK's unsettled situation and would the Kurds benefit from the up coming re-elections on the 1/11/2015. The interview is in Kurdish.(Dr Ekrem Onen li...
Prose from contemporary Kurdish literature
This week Chahin Baker's "Topic of The Week" is about the modern Kurdish literature. It's written and read by Chahin Baker in Kurdish.(Mijara mamoste Shahin Bekir Soreklî ya vê heftê li ser wêjeya Kurdî ya nûjen e. Berhem ya wî ye.)
The future of global security
Should Australia be concerned about its future security... Professor Rory Medcalf is the head of Australia's National Security College and Melissa Conley Tyler is the National Executive Director of the Australian Institute of International...
Diyar Uthman-KURD-Pesh(Diyar Uthman-KURD-Pesh)
Philosophy and the Kurdish Language
In this interview with Dr Muhammad Kamal for Asia Institute of the University of Melbourne, he tells us about his philosophical publications both in Kurdish and English. Dr Kamal's main areas of research are in philosophies of Hegel, and Western...
Australian Kurd working on the frontlines with Peshmerga...
While 100s of Kurdish youth are leaving the Kurdistan Region, Diyar Uthman did the opposite. In this interview with Diyar Uthman, he tells us what made him leave the safety of Australia to work with the Peshmega forces in their fight against IS....
A refugee's rough journey to Europe
Refugee Ronak speaks about her rough journey by an inflatable boat from Turkey to Cos in Greece and then the difficulties she faces making it to Germany to join her husband there. The interview is in Kurdish. (Penaberên ku diçin Ewropayê gelek...
Four Prime Ministers in two years
Chahin Beker's Topic of The Week is about Turnbull-Abbott leadership change. The segment is in Kurdish.(Mijara Hefteyê li ser çawa Malcolm Turnbull di nav 24 demjimêran de rola serokwezîrtiyê ji Tony Abbott girt û ew bû Serokwezîrê Australya.)
Kurdish political parties and the presidency post in KR
An interview with Gazi Hassan, the editor of The Kurdish Globe newspaper in Hewler, Kurdistan Region. We discussed the reasons behind the KR presidential post issues, the reasons behind youth migration and the situation in general in Kurdistan...
How does world freedom of the press rank in 2015?
Lawyer Hiwa Zandi tells us, according to Freedom House report freedom of the press has decline on an international scale in 2015. We ask Mr Zandi about press freedom in Australia, what factors lead to the restriction of freedom of expression and...
The new wave of migration from KR-I, will it slow-down?
In this interview with the Minster of Foreign Relation for Kurdistan Regional Government (of Iraq) Falah Mustafa, we discuss the refugee crisis and why are the people from KR are also migrating along with Syrian refugees to Europe. We asked Mr...
Syria's Future is Unpredictable
Sherkoh Abbas is the president of Kurdistan National Assembly of Syria. He has been living in the USA since early 1980s. The interview is in regards to the Syrian refugees crisis, America's intake of Syrian refugees, the future of Syria and...
Refugees and Migrants Crisis Part 2
In this week's Segment of the Week Chahin Baker presented part two of the Refugees and Migrants crisis. (Beshê duyem ya Kirîza Penaberan û Kochberan ji aliyê mamoste Shahin Bekir Soreklî de hat pêshkêshkirin. Mamoste Shahin her Yekshem di...
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