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Australia's asylum-seeker policies challenged
Controversial government policies challenged in Canberra and Brisbane courts, with both hearings seen as test cases.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 05:48 GMT
Australia probes sexual abuse claims on Nauru
Authorities investigate alleged sexual misconduct in refugee camp and claims that aid workers fabricated reports.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2014 10:05 GMT
Australia's asylum-seeker policy in the dock
Lawsuit by 6-year-old girl, locked up for a year, reignites debate over indefinite detention of 'boat people'.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 07:01 GMT
Australia defends detaining refugee children
Immigration minister justifies keeping children in camps, saying it deters further fatal attempts to reach country.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 06:37 GMT
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The Australian government continues to ignore the plight of refugee children in detention centres.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 14:43 GMT
Australia sends asylum seekers to Nauru
157 asylum-seekers, including women and children, are secretly transferred at night to the Pacific island of Nauru.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2014 12:43 GMT
Outsourcing Australia's immigration problem
Australia seeks a deal with Cambodia to resettle estimated 1000 asylum seekers it denied entry to the country.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2014 11:11 GMT
Sri Lanka migrants' voyage of desperation
Lack of employment opportunities in island nation forces many to flee illegally by boat in search for better life.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 16:18 GMT
Lost at sea: Australia's refugees
Sri Lanka refugees stranded on a boat near Australia's shoreline are in legal limbo and fear torture if sent home.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 13:18 GMT
Refugees get temporary reprieve in Australia
Court temporarily blocks government from returning boatload of asylum seekers intercepted at sea to Sri Lanka.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 11:11 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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