SIX boats carrying a total of more than 360 illegal immigrants were intercepted by Border Protection officials in the past...

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18th July 2012 4:07 PM

EXTREMELY rough conditions are making it difficult for an Australian Navy vessel to help a boat carrying asylum seekers.

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04th July 2012 7:07 PM

AUTHORITIES have intercepted more asylum-seeker boats near Christmas Island as politicians continued to bicker over the...

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29th June 2012 5:06 PM

A BILL paving the way for Australia to process asylum seekers offshore has passed the lower house, capping an extraordinary...

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27th June 2012 9:06 PM

INDEPENDENT MP Rob Oakeshott wants Australia’s federal politicians to stay in Canberra until they find a way to break the...

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25th June 2012 5:06 PM

AS OFFICIALS called off the search for survivors of the boat tragedy, another boat carrying up to 60 asylum seekers was...

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25th June 2012 9:06 AM

RESCUERS have picked up 110 survivors from an asylum seeker boat that capsized on its way to Australia from Sri Lanka with...

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22nd June 2012 6:06 AM

A BOAT believed to have been carrying up to 200 asylum seekers has capsized about 200km north of Christmas Island.

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21st June 2012 6:06 PM

TWO more boats carrying suspected asylum seekers have been intercepted by border protection officers, making it three to...

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23rd Oct. 2011 1:10 PM