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Trump is already making China uneasy

Trump is already making China uneasy

Michael SainsburyDec 9, 20167 Comments

Trump’s move to talk with the Taiwanese leader is, at least for now, an unexpected breath of fresh air.

Farewell to John Key, the Kiwi prime minister with a 'thing' for ponytails

Farewell to John Key, the Kiwi prime minister with a 'thing' for ponytails

Myriam RobinDec 6, 20164 Comments

A short history of the prime minister of New Zealand pulling women's hair.

Another surrogacy scandal means Australia has to have this discussion -- if we're mature enough

Another surrogacy scandal means Australia has to have this discussion -- if we're mature enough

Michael SainsburyDec 2, 20162 Comments

Hundreds of Australians are going overseas to secure commercial surrogacy services, putting themselves and the birth mothers at risk.

Myanmar in arrested development, as Rohingya face 'ethnic cleansing'

Myanmar in arrested development, as Rohingya face 'ethnic cleansing'

Professor Damien KingsburyNov 28, 20162 Comments

Despite Aung San Suu Kyi's election win, little has changed in Myanmar. For many of the country's minority groups, the situation has only gotten worse.

Best not to assume coal will heat up revenue, Treasurer

Best not to assume coal will heat up revenue, Treasurer

Glenn Dyer and Bernard KeaneNov 21, 20162 Comments

Whether coal prices provide a decent budget bounce will depend on what sort of winter China has as the Xi regime moves to ensure heating supplies, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.

Monash, Curtin students threatened by unis ahead of Malaysian protests

Monash, Curtin students threatened by unis ahead of Malaysian protests

Jarni BlakkarlyNov 17, 20161 Comment

The warnings come just days ahead of major protests calling for the resignation of Malaysia’s PM, writes Jarni Blakkarly, a freelance journalist based in Melbourne. He tweets at @jarniblakkarly.

The beginning of the end for Hong Kong's independence

The beginning of the end for Hong Kong's independence

Michael SainsburyNov 16, 20161 Comment

Hong Kong is a pretty big deal for Australia. And it's under attack.

Is this the moment when MH370's pilots realised all was lost?

Is this the moment when MH370's pilots realised all was lost?

Ben SandilandsNov 14, 20161 Comment

Is it possible MH370 was not deliberately crashed, but suffered a cockpit fire and communications breakdown? A new theory points to the moment the pilots realised the flight was doomed.

How did more than three-quarters of the cash in India become worthless overnight?

How did more than three-quarters of the cash in India become worthless overnight?

Tamsin RoseNov 14, 20163 Comments

Last week Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made huge amounts of cash across the country worthless in one move. Why would he do such a thing, and what does it mean for India? Crikey intern Tamsin Rose explains.

China rising: in the age of Trump, Asia must lead

China rising: in the age of Trump, Asia must lead

Stephen FitzgeraldNov 14, 20161 Comment

We may need need the collective security of a rules-based Asian international order, writes former Australian ambassador to China Stephen Fitzgerald.

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