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February 02, 2009
Sir Michael Somare Interview
Since my government came to office in 2002, I think that we have stabilised the place – we’ve provided the leadership and created stability.
Sir Michael Somare Interview
February 02, 2009
Where Now For Hamas?
Just before midday on 27 December, 2008, Israel’s air force,the fourth largest in the world, attacked more than 40 locations in the Gaza Strip.
Where Now For Hamas?
February 02, 2009
'Warriors' Realm
It was midday on the Thai-Burma border. The tropical sun beat down from a cloudless blue sky…
'Warriors' Realm
February 02, 2009
Chequered History
It is a decades-old scene common to every hamlet, town and city in India – a dusty playground at midday, chock full of schoolchildren armed with cricket bats and rubber balls, sweating bullets, but playing earnestly, despite the searing heat.
Chequered History
February 02, 2009
Australia-India Relations
Australia  and  India  both mark their national holidays on the same day – 26 January is Australia Day to the south-eastern extremes of the Indian Ocean and Republic Day on its northernmost shores.
Australia-India Relations
February 02, 2009
Dynasty And Democracy : Thailand's Dilemma
The multi-coloured protests that paralysed Bangkok at the end of last year garnered international media attention more due to tales of stranded tourists than the deep-rooted causes behind them.
Dynasty And Democracy : Thailand's Dilemma
February 02, 2009
Diagnosing The Future
Health specialists are mindful that new strains of influenza arise nearly every year and although ‘bird flu’ is currently out of the headlines, it is just a matter of time until a new epidemic strain arises.
Diagnosing The Future
February 02, 2009
Guinea: Coke, Bauxite, Corruption
Africa’s newest military ruler is a 44-year-old soldier, Captain Moussa Dadis Camara, who now presides over Guinea, a poor and fragile West African country, but one with great potential wealth.
Guinea: Coke, Bauxite, Corruption
February 02, 2009
Jihad: The Struggle Continues
When 10 gunmen terrorised central Mumbai for three days last November, effectively holding an emerging great power to ransom, elements from within Pakistan were immediately suspected.
Jihad: The Struggle Continues
February 02, 2009
The Impact Of Somali Piracy
Graham Cooke explores the link between piracy and Islamic extremism in the Gulf of Aden.
The Impact Of Somali Piracy
February 02, 2009
Russian Roulette
By flirting with NATO and trying to suppress Russian culture, the Ukrainian government is playing a very dangerous game, says Medhi Chebil
Russian Roulette
February 02, 2009
The Fever That Swept The West
Now that the ‘age of change’ is here, Richard Neville questions Australia’s role in post-9/11 security excesses.
The Fever That Swept The West
February 02, 2009
International Migration Concerns
Since the end of the Cold War, there has been a shift in the definition of security.
International Migration Concerns
February 02, 2009
Indian High Commissioner Interview
Because it is in their interest to do so. India is the world’s fastest-growing democracy, with a population of 1.1 billion.
Indian High Commissioner Interview
February 02, 2009
India's Business Climate
Much of the credit for the macro-stability that India currently enjoys must go to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who, as finance minister in 1991
India's Business Climate
December 22, 2008
Asian Space Race
India’s launch in late October 2008 of its first lunar mission marked its ascendancy to an elite group of nations.
Asian Space Race
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