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The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea has called for other countries in the Asia region to also shoulder the responsibility of resettling asylum seekers.
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Nearly 60 refugees have been arrested on the small Pacific Island of Nauru after protesting against the Australian government's immigration policies.
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The Abbott government's decision to slash the foreign aid budget will have a detrimental impact on the world's poorest and most vulnerable women and children.
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The Abbott government has denied that it asked Gillian Triggs, the President of the Australian Human Rights Commission to resign.
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"I thought you might like to hear a man's voice," Senator Barry O'Sullivan's voice boomed a fiery Senate Estimates hearing on Tuesday morning.
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A small fleet of Vietnamese fishing boats based in Darwin are believed to be replacing the orange lifeboats to tow back asylum seeker boats that make it to Australian waters.
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A senior government senator has continued to attack Gillian Trigg's over the Human Rights Commission's report on children in immigration detention despite admitting he had not read the report.
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Federal leadership speculation should be put aside to get NSW Premier Mike Baird re-elected in the state election, Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull says.
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Australian-bound refugees will now be able to work and live anywhere they choose in Cambodia after the International Organisation of Migration has agreed to resettle refugees in return for new, less strict conditions.
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Sarah Whyte is a Walkley Award winning journalist who is currently the Immigration reporter for the Sydney Morning Herald and The Age in Fairfax's federal politics bureau in Canberra. She was previously the Consumer Affairs reporter where she wrote consumer investigations about global supply chains,environmentalism, ethical food production and retail. In this round Sarah won a Walkley Award for Social Equity in 2013. Sarah has also covered the music round and general news and has written the occasional personal column and long form features. 
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