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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.

Monash, Curtin students threatened by unis ahead of Malaysian protests

Monash, Curtin students threatened by unis ahead of Malaysian protests

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.

Psst, don’t look now, but Islamic fundamentalism is taking hold on our doorstep

Psst, don’t look now, but Islamic fundamentalism is taking hold on our doorstep

Australia's northern neighbours are in various states of turmoil, it seems. And this has many watchers of the Asia-Pacific spooked.

Screw the budgie nine, and News Corp too

Screw the budgie nine, and News Corp too

Any Western person of means who plots to synchronously strip down to his scanties at a public event in a conservative nation has hope of hostile attention.

Aussie tourists arrested for ‘breaching the peace’ in budgie smugglers

Aussie tourists arrested for ‘breaching the peace’ in budgie smugglers

Tony Abbott is not believed to have been part of the group.