Malaysian Airlines shootdown: Australia should step up
Prabowo loses election, but how will he respond?
Saudi-China relations: Emblematic of China’s new foreign policy challenges
Does Abbott understand the China challenge?
China’s Foreign Aid White Paper: Quick overview
Indonesian election: Time for SBY to step in
MH17: A chance for Russia and Ukraine to blink?
Indonesia: Defence and foreign policy implications of a Jokowi presidency
China's determination to be a great power
Australia's new activism: The view from Washington
Did the BRICS score in Brazil?
Alliances in Asia: South Korea unlikely to be lost
Baghdadi's caliphate is a mirage, but a damaging one
Does inequality make a country less secure?
Australia in Asia: Who is our best friend?
Australia will miss SBY. America won't.
China promotes dialogue with US while clamping down at home
PNG: O'Neill survives, rule-of-law suffers
Obama-Abbott defence agreement: More than meets the eye
Assessing Australia's UN performance
Six-Party Talks: The latest setback
Kashmir: Vale of tears
27 August 2008 4:00PM
The power of regulation to
strangle economic activity
: there are 16,000 business aircraft in the US; Japan has 60.
The Federation of American Scientists
has a link
to a report on China's sensitivity to Google Earth satellite imagery. The report was written by the US intelligence community's
Open Source Center
The Olympics showed how much China
looks up to America
, a good
on how political campaigns exploit quirks in how the brain functions.
An Australian PhD student
Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton to save the earth from an asteroid.
a depressing thought about the next global sporting spectacular, the 2010 FIFA World Cup: 'The money that South Africa is spending on the five stadiums alone could have increased its 2008 healthcare funding by 3 percent, expanded education funding by 8 percent, or paid the salaries of 80,000 Johannesburg police officers...'
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