Argentina is just one of a handful of crisis-stricken nations asking the International Monetary Fund for help.
Some US$4.6 trillion has been made available to stave off financial crises across the world. The problem is that much of this funding is now spoken for, and the list of stricken nations is growing.
The protection of the flu vaccine is minimal, and may not be worth it.
Research shows for every 100 healthy adults vaccinated against influenza, 99 get no benefit.
Forecasting income tax a decade into the future is a tricky proposition.
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The income tax cuts in the 2018 federal budget are likely to be modestly regressive, giving high earners a lower share of the overall tax burden. But by 2028 income tax will be higher across the board.
Diseases low on the hierarchy of prestige are often difficult to diagnose and treat.
In the hierarchy of diseases, those suffering from 'high prestige' diseases benefit from strong community and clinical support, while others are left in the dark.
Highly inflated house prices are more concerning to people wishing to move from renting to purchasing a house (mostly potential first home buyers).
Even though house prices have risen substantially over recent decades, housing affordability for those with mortgages or own their houses outright hasn't worsened
Veillée le 15 mai à Jakarta après la série d'attaques terroristes ayant frappé le pays. Les citoyens réclament une loi-antiterroriste.
Les attentats terroristes menés par des familles avec enfants en Indonésie soulignent la place du noyau familial, terreau fertile de la radicalisation.
High intensity logging burns and the resulting smoke plume near Mount Baw Baw, April 2018
Photo Chris Taylor.
Every autumn Victoria copes with smoke haze from planned burns that reduce bushfire risk, but a large part of that pollution actually comes from industrial logging activity.
Polisi membawa kantong mayat di loasi pengeboman di sebuah gereja di Surabaya, Jawa Timur, 13 Mei 2018.
Serangan di Surabaya tidak hanya menunjukkan pergeseran peran perempuan dalam tindakan terorisme, tetapi juga keterlibatan keluarga dalam aksi teror.
Indonesian police officers carry body bags at the scene of a bomb blast in front of a church in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, 13 May 2018.
The attacks show not only a shift in women's roles in violent extremism, but also the involvement of families in acts of terror.
Information warfare in cyberspace could replace reason and reality with rage and fantasy.
Simulation models show just how effectively fake news and propaganda can shift opinions.
Seorang anggota Brigade Mobil berjaga di depan penjara terorisme dalam Markas Komando Brigade Mobil di Depok, Jawa Barat, Kamis.
Analisis dari dua pakar terorisme soal penyulut serangan brutal di penjara keamanan maksimum di Depok, Jawa Barat dan bagaimana mencegahnya di masa depan.
An armed member of the Indonesian Mobile Brigade Corps stands guards near the terrorists detention center inside the compound of the Mobile brigade police headquarters in Depok, West Java on Thursday.
Analysis from two experts on reasons behind the recent terrorist inmates' brutal act in a maximum-security prison in Depok, West Java and how Indonesia can prevent similar attacks from happening.
The dark band is the Dark Doodad Nebula, a place where new stars and planets can form.
A three-dimensional look and listen at a dark cloud in space sheds new light on the mystery of how our solar system formed billions of years ago.
Malcolm Turnbull has put Peter Dutton at the head of the Home Affairs super portfolio.
The recent creation of the Home Affairs super portfolio has added another four agencies to the national intelligence community. Here's how they work together.
An ad for cotton thread drawing on the scene in Gulliver’s Travels in which Gulliver is tied down by Liliputians.
In its abridged form, Gulliver's Travels has become a children's classic. But in full, it is a misanthropic satire, scathing of politicians.
Some have set the course for electoral victory, others have tanked. In any case, federal budgets are important moments in the life of governments – especially those that are a little wobbly.
Energi terbarukan dari air.
Karena berlokasi di khatulistiwa, energi matahari di Indonesia tidak banyak berkurang sepanjang tahun. Ratusan situs penyimpanan energi hidro ditemukan di Bali.
Annual water requirements of a PHES-supported 100% renewable electricity grid would be much less than the current fossil fuel system, because wind and PV do not require cooling water.
Many Muslim women in Australia struggle to secure a religious divorce when trying to leave abusive relationships.
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Divorce in the Islamic community is a complex subject, battling misperceptions and entrenched stereotypes.
The incoming head of the Australian Defence Force, Lt-Gen Angus Campbell (left), understands the importance of Australia’s relations with its nearest neighbours.
The incoming Chief of the Defence Force, Angus Campbell, will need to focus his attentions on an array of conventional and non-conventional security concerns in the Indo-Pacific.