Why the world needs more global citizens

OPINION & ANALYSIS: The enlightened global citizen understands that there doesn’t have to be a tension between a nationalistic sense of duty and a moral obligations to the rest of the world.

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Remembering the first time we did it with Obama

OPINION: The United States of Obama’ — TESS LAWRENCE revisits that halcyon time of promise and the fruition of audacity and hope.

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Get this cracker of an Aussie newspaper up ya, President Obama

THIS is a newspaper! NT News ups the anti on Malcolm Turnbull’s recommendation to Barack Obama.

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Obama urges America to look at Australia’s gun laws following Oregon shooting rampage

Following the latest US college shooting spree, a frustrated President Obama says effective gun laws are possible, sighting Australia and the UK as examples.

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Obama reads rude tweets about himself for Jimmy Kimmel

Don’t bet on our dear leader doing the same anytime soon, though, unless you’re looking for a giggle and a middle finger.

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The G20 show: the highlights

The Brisbane G20 was a drama packed episode of boatfronts, backhanders, beers and koala bear diplomacy.

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Obama hints at request for more Australian troops in Iraq

Following APEC meeting with Tony Abbott, US president says he is asking all partner nations to review their commitment to the evolving campaign against Isis.

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Aussie teenage jihadist promises world conquest in Isis video

A 17-year-old Australian appears in latest Islamic State video, threatening to behead western leaders and fly ‘black flag’ over Washington, London and Canberra.

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Abbott and Obama boost defence ties

Defence and trade have dominated the first leader-level meeting between Tony Abbott and Barack Obama.

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Tony Abbott and Barack Obama in frank climate talks

Prime Minister Tony Abbott and US President Barack Obama have discussed climate change and energy efficiency in their talks at the White House.

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Australia’s gun control policy receives praise from Obama

Hours after a 14 year-old fires shots at an American school President Barack Obama congratulates Australia on its guns policy.

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Abbott-Obama meeting includes Biden

Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s meeting with US President Barack Obama will also include Vice-President Joe Biden.

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D-Day remembered 70 years on

Tony Abbott has joined Prince Charles and British PM David Cameron at a morning service in Normandy on the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings.

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Abbott confirms Obama meeting plans

Tony Abbott has confirmed plans to visit Europe and the US in June and expects to meet Barack Obama.

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