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Australian MPs back asylum-centres plan
Lower house of parliament backs law enabling processing of asylum seekers in Papua New Guinea and Nauru.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2012 08:59 GMT
How the West de-democratised the Middle East
Rather than promote democracy in the Middle East, the West has a long history of doing the exact opposite.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 15:47 GMT
First-responders to 9/11 left out in the cold
Study showing rise in cancer among first at scene at WTC leads workers and politicians to demand more health coverage.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2011 06:02 GMT
The 9/11 state of mind
Ten years later, 9/11 continues to condition our thinking, being, behaviour, and identity.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 11:05 GMT
US detention policy: Exposing the dark side
During George W Bush's first term, the US tortured many 'War on Terror' prisoners, including a 15-year-old boy.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2011 14:47 GMT
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
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 pushes nuclear exports
As Japan tries to contain its nuclear disaster, Australia says it will continue mining and exporting uranium world-wide.
Stephen de Tarczynski
Last updated: 06 May 2011 11:55 GMT
What US conservatives never saw coming
Obama's critics say Arab revolutions vindicate Bush's freedom agenda, but they overestimate US influence.
Todd M. Thompson
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 10:56 GMT
Boat crash renews asylum debate
Pressure mounts on Australia's government to review its approach in dealing with asylum seekers.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2010 11:32 GMT
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
Globalisation has not reached Somalia, but 'junglification' has
Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
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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