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Australian media sue police after raids over leaked documents

Jun 24, 2019 - 2:10 PM

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation demands an injunction to prevent police from accessing seized files, which concern a two-year-old investigative report on war crimes by Australian special forces in Afghanistan

Foreign journalist covering Marawi survives stray bullet

Jun 15, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Adam Harvey of the Australian TV network ABC is hit by a stray bullet as he took photos inside the provincial capitol compound

BULLET HOLE. A sniper's bullet pierces through a wall of a mosque near a military camp in Marawi City. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Malaysia deports Australian journalists who questioned PM

Mar 15, 2016 - 10:08 AM

UPDATED Malaysia deports two Australian journalists who were detained after trying to question Prime Minister Najib Razak about multiple scandals swirling around him

ABC journalists Louie Eroglu (L) and Linton Besser (R). Photo courtesy Sally Neighbour/ABC/Twitter

Australia 'concerned' over journalists detained in Malaysia

Mar 14, 2016 - 3:50 PM

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says Australia s high commissioner ambassador in Malaysia has been in contact with the pair Four Corners reporter Linton Besser and camera operator Louie Eroglu

In this file photo, a motorist rides past a hoarding at the construction site of the 1 Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) flagship Tun Razak Exchange in Kuala Lumpur on July 8, 2015. Manan Vatsyayana/AFP

Cuts could cost 400 jobs at Australian public broadcaster

Nov 24, 2014 - 10:34 AM

Canberra last week announced the public broadcaster s budget would be cut by Aus 254 million US 221 million over the next 5 years

The ABC Brisbane Radio studios in South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland, 21 July 2013. Image courtesy Kgbo/WikiMedia Commons

Australian minister turns on PM over ABC attack

Jan 30, 2014 - 10:02 AM

Turnbull defended Abbott s right to critique ABC while stating that ABC must retain its editorial independence

UNDER PRESSURE. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in a file photo 7 Sept 2013. Saeed Khan/AFP

Discovering noir in 'Serangoon Road'

Sep 21, 2013 - 3:36 PM

A chat with one of the stars of HBO Asia’s first original drama series Serangoon Road

PERIOD PIECE. Show is set in Singapore during the heady 1960s. Photos courtesy of HBO Asia

China steals new Australia spy agency blueprints - report

May 28, 2013 - 9:59 AM

Reportedly stolen were cabling layouts for the huge building s security and communications systems its floor plan and its server locations