Opinion

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The future of Australia-India relations rests in the hands of the youth of both countries, writes Monika Barthwal-Datta.

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Harnessing genetic science to head off major depressive disorder, the world’s leading cause of disability, is fraught with controversy, writes Dr Alex Wilde.

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The trend to postgraduate entry for professional programs will increase time spent in costly education, creating obstacles to disadvantaged groups. It's time to put a stop to this "credential" creep, argues Professor Merlin Crossley.

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So far there is no simple explanation for déjà vu, but advances in neuroimaging techniques may aid our understanding of memory and the tricks our minds play, writes Amy Reichelt.

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The peace process has failed to deliver for the Loyalists of Northern Ireland. A moment of supreme political leadership is needed to prevent a return to anarchy, writes Fergal Davis.

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There are some important issues to consider when placing assets and property in a discretionary trust, writes Dale Boccabella.

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One man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter. Despite the ambiguity, finding a workable definition of "terrorism" might not be so hard, argues Fergal Davis.

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It's important to remember the ATAR cut-off for each degree does not necessarily reflect the difficulty - or quality - of a study program, writes Merlin Crossley.

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Labor should drop personality politics and honour the deal it made to enact laws securing integrity in public life, argues George Williams.

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The city is teeming with wildlife, so look and listen, urges Merlin Crossley.

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