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Tales from a leaking boat
The Australian government will implement a new plan that would send asylum seekers to Malaysian facilities first.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2011 09:49 GMT
Court blocks Australia refugee swap
Court halts government plan to send asylum seekers to Malaysia pending further hearing later this month.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2011 07:16 GMT
Australia-Malaysia refugee deal 'delayed'
Judge rules to temporarily suspend government plan to send asylum seekers to Malaysia.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2011 21:52 GMT
Australia and Malaysia in 'refugee swap deal'
Countries set to finalise agreement under which hundreds of asylum seekers will be exchanged.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 03:15 GMT
Australian asylum policy has 'racial element'
Top UN human rights official raises concerns over Australia's policies towards asylum seekers and indigenous Aborigines.
Last updated: 25 May 2011 09:35 GMT
Australia asylum seekers toll rises
Prime minister says those still missing following Christmas Island boat crash may never be found.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2010 09:14 GMT
Australian asylum seekers sew lips
Ten asylum seekers have sewn their lips together as protests are held against delays in processing asylum requests.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 13:00 GMT
Australian PM unveils new cabinet
Julia Gillard reshuffles government, appointing preceding prime minister Kevin Rudd to post of foreign minister.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2010 08:44 GMT
Australia PM calls elections
Julia Gillard sets August 21 for polls three weeks after ousting Kevin Rudd from office.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2010 08:49 GMT
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3D printing and the future of disaster relief
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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