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Abbott primed for Australia poll win
Exit poll points to landslide election win for conservative opposition, ending six years of turbulent Labor rule.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 09:04 GMT
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
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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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