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Julia Gillard is pushing ahead with a deadline to get the Gonski education deal signed. Some figures are appealing to MPs and officials to stop the distracting leadership talk and get on with governing, otherwise they warn Labor will be punished in the poll that counts - election day. Source: abc.net.au
Refugee advocates have attacked the Federal Government for continuing to hold hundreds of children in immigration detention. A member of a government committee monitoring the wellbeing of children in detention says the children's mental health is being put at risk and they have urged the government to release the asylum seekers into the community instead.
One of Kabul's leading hotels popular with foreigners and Afghan government officials is under attack by at least one suicide bomber and up to six gunmen, police said Tuesday. Witnesses reported hearing three explosions and said several gunmen had got into the high-security Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital late in the evening. The brazen strike was claimed by the Taliban. AM talks to a journalist on the s...