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16 hrs ago | Crikey

says: don't mention the (upcoming) war

Major parties strike a deal on Iraq. Mayne on reporting season's last-day losers.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Yesterday | The Age

AG George Brandis wants East Timor spy charged

The Australian government has asked the federal police to investigate if lawyer Bernard Collaery and a former spy can be charged with disclosing classified information after revelations Australia spied on East Timor during sensitive oil and gas treaty talks.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Age

East Timor yearns for real independence

A hopeful start: 63-year-old refugee Ana Mariana Do Rego gives her ecsatatic reaction to the result of East Timor's referendum in 1999.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Jose Ramos-horta, Indonesia,

Thu Aug 28, 2014


East Timor court media ruling sparks confusion, tr...

Parts of a controversial media law in East Timor have been ruled unconstitutional by the country's Court of Appeal.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Journalism

Sydney Morning Herald

Former St Mary's Cathedral College principal charged with historical child abuse offences

A Catholic brother and former principal of a prestigious Sydney school has been charged with child abuse offences dating back more than three decades.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

ABC News

John Oddie

It was the sight of Air Force jets rocketing overhead as he worked the family farm that inspired John to join up.


Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Southeast Asia, World News

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Foreign Affairs

Timor-Leste Success

The headline of Madhu Narasimhan's recent piece is dramatic, but his assertion is unfounded and untrue.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

East Timor: Full-time English Language Instructor

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Czech Republic, Europe

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Global Voices Online

Beatriz's War: East Timor's First Film

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

South China Morning Post

How to attract talent and capital

Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong based writer and journalist. He has worked in Asia for The Guardian - s The Daily Telegraph - s and The Independent - s and was a consultant editor for The Asia Times.


Related Topix: Journalism, Southeast Asia, World News, Opinion

Mon Aug 11, 2014

ABC News

The faces of East Timor's unfolding health crisis

Doctors and healthcare workers in East Timor are battling to save people from diseases that most Australians may think have been consigned to history.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Medicine, Indonesia,

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Health crisis worsens in East Timor as Federal Govt cuts aid by $15 mln

MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Doctors working in East Timor say a worsening health crisis there is causing hundreds of preventable deaths, including the deaths of many children.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Nutrition, Medicine

How's that democracy working out for you?

"Democracy must be something more than two wolves and a sheep voting on what to have for dinner."


Related Topix: Prison, World News, Algeria, Africa, Southeast Asia, Ethiopia, Laos

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Bangkok Post

Timor, Bhutan leaders praise NCPO

The prime ministers of East Timor and Bhutan on Friday praised the National Council for Peace and Order for its work, and promised cooperation.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Thu Aug 07, 2014

I4U Future Technology News

Lady Gaga Hospitalized in Denver for Altitude Sickness

Lady Gaga does not feel comfortable at heights. We are not talking about the height of popularity or music industry, but the actual heights.

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Warrnambool Standard

Empowering ahead the women of East Timor

SARA Webster is helping East Timorese women to overcome domestic violence and abuse while creating opportunities for women to be economically independent in the future.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Australia, Oceania

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Southland Times

Soldier died after lacklustre care

Lacklustre monitoring after surgery at Christchurch Hospital meant opportunities were "lost"' to prevent the death of a decorated soldier in 2009.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News

Strong undersea earthquake hits Indonesia

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude-6.1 quake occurred at a depth of 10 kilometers and was centered 395 kilometers south of Ambon, the capital of Maluku province.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Indonesia, World News, Southeast Asia, Tsunami


Earthquake of 6.3 Magnitude Strikes Off East Timor - Usgs

An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck off East Timor on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Earthquake, World News, Natural Disasters, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Tehran Times

ISIL is rejected by all Arabs and Muslims, Nobel laureate says

East Timor: a country about which we rarely think or of which there are not usually groundbreaking headlines on the newspapers and TV channels.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Prison, Jose Ramos-horta