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27 February 2013
ASEAN Chairman and Indonesia Foreign Minister Dr Marty Natalegawa briefs the United Nations.

An ASEAN magna carta?

While a step in the right direction for universal rights, ASEAN’s human rights declaration is no Magna Carta, writes MATHEW DAVIES.

26 February 2013

Natural allies a world apart

There is much to be gained in forging stronger ties, if only Australia and India can learn to get along.

26 February 2013

Capture the moment: talk carbon

A window of opportunity has opened up for a new global carbon pricing forum, says leading economist.

26 February 2013
Photo by Al Jazeera on flickr.

Not made in China

Japan has a home-grown national security obsession, writes AMY L CATALINAC.

26 February 2013
A farmer speaks on his mobile telephone while at work in a wheat field. Photo by CIMMYT on flickr.

Cellphone shake up

The mobile phone is shaking up politics, business and daily life in India, write ASSA DORON and ROBIN JEFFREY.

25 February 2013
An Australian soldier in Timor-Leste. Photo by Department of Defence.

Possibilities in the Pacific

The jury's in and the experts agree - it's time for Australia to think about the South Pacific as an arc of opportunity, writes JOANNE WALLIS.

25 February 2013
Protestors gather in the streets of Kuala Lumpur as part of the Malaysian peoples’ uprising this January. Photo by Sham Hardy on flickr.

Resisting reform

All is not well with the Malaysian government and their voting system, says a leading expert.

25 February 2013
Women gather for the One Billion Rising movement. Photo by Rebecca Dru on flickr.

Democracy and violence

Democracy is no guarantee of preventing violence against women, write ANNA SAMSON and AKSHAY SHANKER.

20 February 2013

Home and away

By calling a federal election this September, Australia has scored an own goal on the global stage, writes SUSAN HARRIS-RIMMER.

19 February 2013
Bangkok airport. Photo by togawanderings on flickr.

Getting closer to Asia

Asia’s successful industrialisation has brought Australia from down under and closer to the world’s centre, writes SHIRO ARMSTRONG.


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