Bianca Hall Kevin Rudd stepped up to a makeshift podium made of packing crates before a cheering crowd.
Bianca Hall Mariam Issa jokes that when she first moved to Brighton ''we were almost the first Africans''.
Bianca Hall It was Kevin Rudd's I'm a Survivor moment.
Bianca Hall Legal experts have predicted the Coalition's plan to deny legal rights to asylum seekers would provoke a flood of appeals to the High Court.
Bianca Hall Experts predict Coalition's plan would provoke a flood of appeals to the High Court.
Bianca Hall Almost 32,000 asylum seekers who have already arrived in Australia by boat will never get permanent settlement and will be stripped of the right to appeal to the courts, under a policy to be...
Bianca Hall and Judith Ireland Opposition Leader Tony Abbott channels John Howard on asylum seekers: ''This is our country and we determine who comes here.''
Bianca Hall Fire swept through Nauru's main hospital overnight, destroying at least one- quarter of the facility and all medical supplies on the island, a government spokeswoman said.
Bianca Hall Australia will send asylum seeker families to Nauru within weeks, Immigration Minister Tony Burke announced, as disquiet grows in Labor ranks over the new policy.
Bianca Hall Australia will send asylum seeker families to the tiny island nation of Nauru within weeks.
Bianca Hall and David Wroe Australia will send asylum seeker families to the tiny island nation of Nauru within weeks, Immigration Minister Tony Burke announced, as disquiet grows in Labor ranks over the party's new asylum...
Bianca Hall and Nick Toscano There is growing disquiet in Labor ranks over the party's new asylum seeker policy, which would send all asylum seekers to Papua New Guinea for processing with no chance of resettlement in Australia.
Judith Ireland, Bianca Hall, Daniel Hurst The Coalition is calling on the government to immediately pull a taxpayer-funded advertising campaign on its new asylum seeker policy, arguing it is a ''scandal'' and a breach of the caretaker...
Bianca Hall Coalition leader Tony Abbott says the opposition will now rely on Treasury's pre-election fiscal outlook figures on the budget and the economy, contradicting Joe Hockey's claims last week that the...
Glenda Kwek and Bianca Hall Tony Abbott has praised outgoing chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp Australia Kim Williams, calling him a great defender of press freedom.
Bianca Hall Coalition leader Tony Abbott says the opposition will now rely on Treasury's pre-election fiscal outlook figures on the state of the budget and the economy, contradicting Joe Hockey's claims last...
Bianca Hall More than 1.3 million people are still not enrolled to vote and, with polls closing on Monday night, they're in danger of missing out on the chance to vote.
Bianca Hall and David Wroe Tough policies preventing settlement in Australia appear to be deterring asylum seekers, with signs of boat arrivals tapering off and reports of people demanding refunds from people smugglers.
Bianca Hall Asylum seekers are demanding their money back from people smugglers en masse in Indonesia, Immigration Minister Tony Burke says.
Bianca Hall Rupert Murdoch is entitled to his views, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd said on Tuesday, shrugging off attacks from Murdoch on Twitter and the magnate's Australian newspapers.