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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
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
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