Opportunity cost in Australia's future submarine decision
TPP: Not worth the risk
Obama's Syria critics ignore inconvenient facts
Radicalisation, lone wolves and terrorism: An Interpreter backgrounder
Putin in Syria: 'Vladimir of Taurus' baffles his foes
Kunduz tragedy could be just the start of something much worse for Afghanistan
Pacific Island links: Solomons climate change, PNG judiciary, ocean sanctuaries and more
Southeast Asia links: Hacking hubs, dengue, Bangkok blast, Thai 'great firewall' fail and more
G20 lacking ambition on climate change
Parramatta shooting: Why it’s too soon to make changes to terror laws
What if Beijing and Washington understood each other perfectly...but still clashed?
Julie Bishop talks soft power at the Lowy Institute, but where was digital diplomacy?
The stories we never hear from Papua
Don't blame Obama for ISIS
China's worldview, in six parts
South China Sea: Washington says one thing but Beijing hears another
Putin's pivot: The Russians are coming to Asia
Was India's special-forces raid into Myanmar a signal to China and Pakistan?
Al Jazeera poll shows alarming levels of support for ISIS
Shangri La Dialogue: Ash Carter strikes determined, reasonable tone
In conversation: Anatol Lieven and Hugh White on The China Choice (4)
UN: Gillard gives it her best shot
Thursday linkage: Gillard in NY, drones, skyscrapers, ASEAN and more
27 September 2012 9:29AM
A transcript of
Prime Minister Gillard's speech to the UN General Assembly
. More on this later in the day.
Self-driving cars again: one observer predicts
a huge boost in productivity
. 'It would be, from an economist's point of view, the Pennsylvania oil fields of man-hours...' (H/t
: for one foreigner in Korea,
exposes 'the shallow, elitist, materialist understanding of success that is so depressingly common in Korea'.
A profile of the man whose company built a 30-storey building in 15 days, and who plans to
build the world's tallest skyscraper in seven months
A new US/Brunei-funded program
trying to make good on ASEAN's 2009 declaration that English is its official language. (H/t
on the innocent victims of America's drone war (accompanying video below). More analysis and links on
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