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How will Scott Morrison react to world election results?

How will Scott Morrison react to world election results?

Now our own federal election is done and dusted, let's look at how the outcomes of other elections around the world could affect Australia's interests.

Spectre of right-wing populism haunts Europe as Italy, Austria went to the polls

Spectre of right-wing populism haunts Europe as Italy, Austria went to the polls

Like many other signs this year, particularly last month's US election, these twin events warn of a rising tide of xenophobic right-wing populism.

Six ways to deal with the far-right

Six ways to deal with the far-right

The fallout from yesterday's Charlie Hebdo will likely produce a wave of support for far-right parties. Here are some practical lessons in dealing with extremist political parties.

Introducing Julia Gillard, PM of Austria-alia

Introducing Julia Gillard, PM of Austria-alia

Julia Gillard touched down in Seoul yesterday for the annual G20 leaders summit but a version of her has been standing in the city square for some time: a Gillard figurine that was mistakenly clothed in Austrian garb, reports Malcolm Farr.

Asylum seeker experiences around the world

Asylum seeker experiences around the world

Amidst all the local coverage of Tamil asylum seekers in Indonesia, Andrew Bartlett looks at the experiences other asylum seekers are going through elsewhere on the globe.

Austrian village asks tourists to name their price

Austrian village asks tourists to name their price

First Radiohead, now an Austrian village. Längenfeld, in Austria’s Alps, is inviting 200 people to stay and then rate what they'd pay for the experience.

Throw another ancient mammoth on the barbie

Throw another ancient mammoth on the barbie

Archaeologists have just uncovered a 29,000 B.C. well-equipped kitchen where roasted gigantic mammoth was one of the last meals served.

Austrians discover the timeless appeal of the right

Austrians discover the timeless appeal of the right

It was deja vu all over again in Austria yesterday, with the country's neighbors shocked by the strong performance of the far right, writes Charles Richardson.