The creatures appear to be desperately in need of food.
It's possible to get a higher salary without taking anyone captive.
The days are long but the decades are short.
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The same foreign policy posture adopted by the Abbott government towards Indonesia has been wielded by the Widodo government towards Australia, with chilling effect.
David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg faced a grilling from the public in a special election edition of BBC Question Time. They were quizzed on immigration,...
When it comes to many of the most popular 'facts' spread vigorously today, the truth is actually a good deal less clear.
Many women are reasserting that feminism is a necessary social movement for the equality and liberation of all women, not just platitudes about choices for some,...
Australians will have to adapt to reduce the risk of health impacts from climate change, according to a report released today by the Australian Academy of Science.
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While Australia condemns capital punishment as a grave violation of human rights, it blatantly violates the rights of asylum seekers and refugees, writes Amy...
It has emerged that a UN senior humanitarian aid worker has been suspended for leaking an internal report on child abuse committed by UN peacekeepers in the...
Joko Widodo's presidency may ultimately be defined for Australians by his refusal to grant Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran mercy, but was granting the drug...
After a day of them intentionally ignoring everything we do, we just have to go into the bathroom and cry a little.
People skills can be dangerous.

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