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Australia's fallen prime minister
A look at Kevin Rudd's rise and fall - and rise and fall.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 18:17 GMT
Tropical storms continue to batter Queensland
Tornadoes following cyclone Oswald wreak havoc in coastal towns in Australian state, killing at least one man.
Last updated: 01 May 2013 10:19 GMT
Australia to target economic ties with Asia
Pacific nation's plan aims to maximise links with China and other Asian economies while balancing US defence ties.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2012 19:13 GMT
Australia mining tax clears final hurdle
Mining firms decry move as parliament passes 30 per cent tax on iron ore and coal mine profits.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 05:14 GMT
Australia Labor party to hold leadership vote
Julia Gillard, the current prime minister, says she is "very confident" of surviving challenge from Kevin Rudd.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2012 04:01 GMT
Australia's PM retains Labor Party leadership
Prime Minister Julia Gillard convincingly defeats Labor Party rival Kevin Rudd in a leadership challenge.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2012 02:53 GMT
Australian parliament passes mining tax
Plan to impose 30 per cent tax on mining sector clears its biggest political hurdle after passing through lower house.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2011 09:11 GMT
Rioters torch Australian immigration centre
Dozens of asylum-seekers torched nine buildings at a Sydney detention centre.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2011 02:49 GMT
Australia flooding shifts south
Thousands of homes swamped by rising waters as flood crisis moves from northeast to south over the weekend.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2011 15:07 GMT
Australia hunts boat wreck missing
Prime minister says search will continue as it is not known how many people were aboard destroyed vessel.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2010 05:46 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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