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Australia returns asylum seekers to Sri Lanka
UN says boatload of refugees, including ethnic Tamils, could face persecution once returned to their home country.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 06:40 GMT
Search for missing Malaysian plane expanded
Search teams from Australia and Kazakhstan join 24 nations in efforts to locate airliner missing for more than a week.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2014 15:07 GMT
Aborigines sour on Australia's Labor Party
Angry over federal intervention in the Northern Territory, indigenous voters could sway upcoming polls.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 10:48 GMT
Stranded rower rescued from Indian Ocean
Dutch adventurer rowing from Australia to Africa rescued after mid-ocean collision with passing oil tanker.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 05:59 GMT
Without question: US military expansion in the Asia-Pacific
The expansion of the US military into Asia-Pacific is not just about power, but also about profit.
Last updated: 07 May 2012 11:28 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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