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World December 12, 2015
Terrorism helps France’s National Front leader Marine Le Pen
Our dynamic duo in Washington; mine shakedown claims rock Jakarta; Japan-China rail battle gains speed.
News November 28, 2015
Maritime arrangements and Timor-Leste’s oil ploy
As Timor-Leste continues its dispute with Australia over oil and gas resources, the tiny nation risks blowing its budget on a giant white elephant.
World December 05, 2015
Turnbull’s new team changes foreign tack
Challenge to Philippine presidential candidate Grace Poe. Japan resumes whaling. Vanuatu corruption claims a third of parliament. Yemeni island bans popular narcotic.
World November 28, 2015
Paris prepares for new climate order and escape clauses
Russia under increasing fire; Thailand’s human rights wrongs.
World November 21, 2015
Terrorism experts say: Don’t fall for it
Daesh turns to soft targets; Western security stretched; Enlist defectors, says think tank; Seeking solutions to Syrian hotbed.
News November 14, 2015
Myanmar power plays ahead for NLD leader Aung San Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi looks set to be the backseat driver of Myanmar’s next government. Unravelling a half-century of military control and cronyism now awaits her.
World November 14, 2015
Globe-trotting PM Malcolm Turnbull faces detention ire
GOP faithful falling; Modi dealt a blow in Bihar poll; Netanyahu visits Washington; writings land Iranian poets lengthy jail terms.
World November 07, 2015
Myanmar power beckons for Aung San Suu Kyi’s NLD party
China boosts KMT; Turkish Kurds used in election; Hague to ponder South China Sea disputes; CCP members’ golf ban
News October 31, 2015
James Packer’s Macau casinos suffer setbacks
With China’s anti-corruption campaign biting hard on his Macau casinos, James Packer is trying to spread his bets elsewhere.
World October 31, 2015
Clinton connections come back to haunt
US Navy makes point to China; Turkey's presidential election; China's Confucius Peace Prize
News October 24, 2015
Q&A with Brian Schmidt, Nobel laureate and ANU’s new vice-chancellor
As incoming vice-chancellor of the Australian National University, Nobel prize winner Brian Schmidt has a clear vision of how to take Australian achievements into the stratosphere.
World October 24, 2015
Conservatives reel as Justin Trudeau wins Canadian election
Fresh Taliban threat; US looks to do deal with Pakistan; Jokowi’s first year.