The newborn baby boy of an asylum-seeking Rohingya family is posing serious questions of the Australian government and, potentially, the Australian judiciary. What duties does Australia owe a stateless child born on the nation’s soil? We asked six of the country’s leading legal experts.
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Sharkcallers ruled this remote island where new sea monsters are setting up, to go where no one has gone before – with implications no one can predict – to bring treasure from the depths of the ocean.
How Greens leader Christine Milne learned to stop worrying and bombed the debt ceiling.
Foreign treasure hunters have descended on the battle-scarred and economically bereft Pacific island of Bougainville, as jockeying for its natural riches intensifies. Hot on their trail: The Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Whether you’re a poor Australian or a spied-on foreign head of state, the Coalition is fair in dispensing short shrift to all comers.
How many Indonesian boats have we bought, and at what cost? Nobody’s saying.
For nearly two decades, John poured every cent he earned into gambling. In this animated short, the recovering problem gambler shares his story, and the hard-won wisdom he picked up along the way.
At Hogwarts, there are charms, spells and then there are unforgivable curses. There are gradations in the dark arts in the House of Reprehensibles, too.
The return of troops from Afghanistan may bring "tidal wave" of veterans with PTSD, according to the general formerly in charge of Australian forces there. What have been your experiences in theatre of war? What can Australia do to better cope with these mental injuries to its citizens, and are there lessons it can take from the approaches of other countries?
Now you can go from refugee to TPV – and suddenly get only temporary protection – depending on the paperwork flow in Australia’s bureaucracy.