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Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi has flagged concerns about how the extra 12,000 refugees chosen for resettlement in Australia will be picked.
The term used to celebrate the Clint Eastwoods and Chuck Norrises of the world. Now, it celebrates the Beyoncés and the Everdeens.
Workplaces are (slowly) becoming more equal. Yet many have policies that all but ensure that households will stay stuck in the past.

When do babies start making jokes?

Making a joke is actually a pretty complicated mental process. You'd be surprised at just how early babies start making those mental connections.
The average age of marriage in China is 26, with over 90 per cent of women married before age 30. But for the Millennial generation, the average marriage age is...
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As the world prepares to mark International Day of People with Disability on December 3, SBS Chief Political Correspondent Catherine McGrath shares a very...

Comment: How to Snore in Korean

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Retailers are experimenting with a bold new strategy for the commercial high holiday: boycotting themselves.

Why we eat together

Communal dining is a quintessential human experience.
The Tea Party—the hodgepodge of conservatives within the US Republican Party who favor lower taxes, lower national debt, and the notion that government power...
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Most of us occasionally fail to recognise people we know.

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Opinion is split in the central Queensland city of Mackay as to whether Syrian refugees will be welcome in large numbers.
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We need an energy miracle: Gates

Bill Gates has committed his fortune to moving the world beyond fossil fuels and mitigating climate change.