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Labor should easily have won Australia's election
Labor has done a terrible job in promoting its own successes.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 16:46 GMT
Conservatives poised to win Australian votes
Australians go to the polls on Saturday for an election that is likely to see a new government elected.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 09:56 GMT
Climate change heats up Australia's election
Carbon tax legislation is a deeply embroiled issue in the forthcoming election.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 03:50 GMT
Australia, sexism and politics
Experts say female leaders such as Julia Gillard and Margaret Thatcher were demeaned because of their gender.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 19:19 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
Miner Rio 'paid no Australian mining tax'
Reports Anglo-Australian mining giant received a refund of up to $74m, in a poll blow to the Labor government.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 20:58 GMT
Australia dumps unpopular carbon tax
Prime Minister Kevin Rudd plans to bring forward emissions trading scheme in policy overhaul ahead of election.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2013 09:26 GMT
Australia plans to scrap carbon tax
Key greenhouse gas emitter to replace fixed price on emissions with floating rate a year earlier than planned.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2013 08:10 GMT
New Australian PM packs cabinet with women
Record number of 11 women find place in Kevin Rudd's cabinet, up from nine in previous government of Julia Gillard.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2013 00:48 GMT
Kevin Rudd sworn in as new Australia PM
Intra-party rival takes office after ousting first female PM Julia Gillard as Labor Party leader in snap ballot
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 00:28 GMT
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