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Has the 'Pacific Solution' solved anything in Australia?
Over the past decade Australian politicians have used asylum seekers for political gains.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2014 12:31 GMT
Australian court strikes down gay marriage
Dozens of same-sex marriages to be annulled after court finds federal parliament should have final say on the matter.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2013 22:01 GMT
Goodbye 'angry Tony', hello 'stern Tony'
Australia's 27th prime minister shows a curious reticence to take up his post.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 17:04 GMT
Profile: Kevin Rudd
Former prime minister has gone through a rollercoaster rise and fall from the Labor party's graces.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 18:19 GMT
Profile: Tony Abbott
Australia's straight-talking, pugnacious opposition leader led his right-wing Liberal party to a 2013 federal poll win.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 18:14 GMT
Q&A: Ex-Australian PM attacks refugee policy
Malcolm Fraser, a former prime minister, says tough asylum-seeker policies have damaged Australia's reputation.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 11:03 GMT
The likely defeat of Australia's Labor Party
As discord rends the Labor Party, polls show Tony Abbott is the favourite to become Australia's next prime minister.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 14:11 GMT
In Australian election, the facts have no place
Though Australia is a nation of "boat people", both main parties have demonised refugees and asylum seekers.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 10:31 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
Refugee concerns loom ahead of Australia vote
Plan to send asylum-seekers to Papua New Guinea is part of the political tough talk two weeks ahead of national polls.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2013 16:11 GMT
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Surviving the post-employment economy
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On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
Will the internet set us free?
Mehdi Hasan discusses online freedoms and the potential of the web with Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Infographic: How India forms a government
A tight race seems likely as 814 million voters elect leaders in world's largest democracy next week.
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Sudan: Failure to talk?
East Ukraine crisis and the 'fascist' matrix
Lessons from beyond the mass grave
Algeria: The challenge of poor choices
Mansour O El-Kikhia
Israeli military courts: Masquerading as justice?
Celebrating the debris of Greek democracy
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
In Pictures: Remembering Deir Yassin
Palestinians were met with Israeli indifference during march to commemorate 66th anniversary of Deir Yassin massacre.
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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