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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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'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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