David McRae told ABC News 24 on 19 August 2014 the Australia-Indonesian relationship will be strengthened with a new co-operative agreement on issues of mutual interest, including intelligence sharing.
Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century has provoked a global debate about rising inequality and what to do about it.
The University of Melbourne recently hosted a panel discussion these issues, with pannelists Professor Ross Garnaut, Dr Mark Triffitt and Dr Helen Szoke. The panellists discussed Australia's wealth and opportunity gap, particularly in the wake of the Global Financial Crisis.
There is no certainty that Vladimir Putin can convince the seperatists controlling Eastern Ukraine to cooperate with international investigations into the crash of MH17, Dr Jesse Dillon Savage told Sky News.
Human rights and international law expert Professor Hilary Charlesworth, says that Australia's appointment to the UN Human Rights Council gives the country an opportunity to examine its own human rights record.