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Strangers in paradise
We travel to remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea to investigate Australia's refugee detention programme.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2014 09:25 GMT
Younus leads fightback in first Test
Former captain scores a century against Australia to rescue Pakistan on the opening day of the series in the UAE.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 23:47 GMT
Concern over rise in Australia home-schooling
Amid increase in parents opting to teach children at home, some politicians argue they are missing rounded education.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 08:51 GMT
Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies
Man who led Labor Party to power in 1972 forged ties with communist China but prompted divisive constitutional crisis.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 04:54 GMT
Aus cricketers given 'amnesty' window
Have until November to report approach or corruption related information, according to the cricket board.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 12:21 GMT
Effort to protect Antarctic life launched
Scientists and policy makers meet in Australia to work out how to combat over-fishing in Antarctica.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 09:29 GMT
Comet in close encounter with Mars
Siding Spring passes 140,000km from the 'Red Planet,' 10 times closer than any known comet has ever passed by Earth.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 05:57 GMT
Rossi wins after Marquez's crash
Italian rider takes the chequered flag at Australian MotoGP after pole setter Marc Marquez crashed on lap 18.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2014 09:51 GMT
Last-gasp try seals it for All Blacks
Malakai Fekitoa scores in the last minute; Australia coach resigns following narrow loss against New Zealand.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2014 12:52 GMT
Turkey loses out on UN Security Council seat
Nation loses out to Spain and New Zealand for chance to sit at top table of UN.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2014 19:07 GMT
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