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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
Refugees get temporary reprieve in Australia
Court temporarily blocks government from returning boatload of asylum seekers intercepted at sea to Sri Lanka.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 11:11 GMT
Australia returns asylum seekers to Sri Lanka
UN says boatload of refugees, including ethnic Tamils, could face persecution once returned to their home country.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 06:40 GMT
Australia: Occupied East Jerusalem a matter of grammar
Why is 'occupied' a difficult word for the Australian government to say?
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 11:50 GMT
Jailed journalists: diplomacy vs condemnation
Vigils take place around the world to protest against the jailing of Al Jazeera staff in Egypt.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 22:27 GMT
'A dark day for media freedom'
Governments, social media users and journalists come together to condemn verdict against Greste, Fahmy and Mohamed.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 11:57 GMT
Australia offers migrants cash to go home
Authorities offer payments of up to AU$10,000 for asylum seekers to drop their bids for refugee status.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2014 08:05 GMT
Australia mulls role in US and China rivalry
Some argue Australia should pursue a policy of strategic independence rather than strategic dependence on Washington.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 08:57 GMT
Saving Tasmania's forests
The Australian government will attempt to delist part of Tasmania's forests from UNESCO's World Heritage List.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 15:35 GMT
Russia and Ukraine discuss ceasefire
Putin and Ukraine's President-elect Poroshenko call for halt to bloodshed, as deadly clashes continue in Ukraine's east.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 02:16 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
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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.
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Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Corporate colonisation of cyberspace
Are China and S Korea the region's newest best buddies?
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
In Pictures: Faces of the World Cup
World Cup fans from around the world came to Brazil to show their colours and team passion.
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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