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Can Morrison turn Jerusalem into a total debacle? He’s giving it a red-hot go

Can Morrison turn Jerusalem into a total debacle? He’s giving it a red-hot go

Scott Morrison's Jerusalem ploy during the Wentworth byelection was a stunt gone badly wrong — now he's trying to turn it into a full-blown disaster.

Confused, contradictory, incompetent: Morrison and Co just aren’t up to it

Confused, contradictory, incompetent: Morrison and Co just aren’t up to it

The Morrison government is stuffing up everything it touches, domestically and diplomatically.

Pleas grow for Malaysia to probe Aussie-linked billionaire politician

Pleas grow for Malaysia to probe Aussie-linked billionaire politician

Taib Mahmud, one of Malaysia’s wealthiest individuals, has been accused of kleptocracy and money-laundering for three decades. Critics can’t help but wonder, why have investigations halted?

An introduction to Malaysia’s unfathomably large 1MDB fraud scandal

An introduction to Malaysia’s unfathomably large 1MDB fraud scandal

Crikey examines Malaysia's multibillion dollar 1MDB sovereign wealth fund scandal, which may well be remembered as the textbook case of financial fraud in the modern age.

Is Malaysia spying on its students in Australia?

Is Malaysia spying on its students in Australia?

Malaysian student activists in Australia have accused Malaysia's Special Branch of monitoring them — and not for the first time.

Australia’s hopeless response to landmark Malaysian election

Australia’s hopeless response to landmark Malaysian election

There's a lot to be gleaned from Malaysia's recent election, especially for the craven and silent Australian government.

Razak’s Malaysia might be crazier than Trump’s America right now

Razak’s Malaysia might be crazier than Trump’s America right now

With all the attention on Trump, people don't seem to have noticed the utterly bizarre political political narrative unfolding in Malaysia right now.

How the Oz would report George Christensen’s medical tourism if he were left-wing

How the Oz would report George Christensen’s medical tourism if he were left-wing

So, a true blue, fair dinkum Aussie pollie, shaped by Western civilisation and Judeo-Christian principles, has run off to a Muslim country for weight-loss surgery? And yet the dogs of (culture) war are nowhere heard.

Why Australia has been so quiet on the Malaysian bribery scandal

Why Australia has been so quiet on the Malaysian bribery scandal

Could the importance of our diplomatic relationship with Malaysia be taking precedence over the principles of criminal justice? Freelance journalist Jarni Blakkarly reports.

Search for MH370 abandoned, but the mystery endures

Search for MH370 abandoned, but the mystery endures

If the authorities think the controversy over the loss of MH370 is over, they are seriously mistaken.