Controversy is continuing to build after Prime Minister Scott Morrison's announcement that Australia will consider following the United States' lead and moving its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Teachers identifying as LGBTIQ+ and working at religious schools in Australia have described a 'don’t ask, don’t tell' culture in their workplaces and believe they could lose their jobs if their sexuality were revealed.
A $50 million funding boost for mental health services in Australia, the opposition open to a debate over whether religious schools should be able to sack gay teachers, and Australians to decide who will represent the country in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest.
Religious schools warn against extending a plan to ban discrimination against gay students to include teachers; An American pastor, whose arrest led to diplomatic tensions between the United States and Turkey, released;Australia suffers an upset defeat to
The PM moves to ban schools from discriminating against gay students, Nauru's government accuses Médecins Sans Frontières of political activism, and in Tennis, Matthew Ebden ends his hopes of becoming of Australia's top ranked player.