Australia`s former FM Bob Carr calls it quits

Australia`s former foreign minister Bob Carr said on Wednesday he was quitting politics and intended to "reinvent" himself as an Asia expert.

Received no help from Aus govt since 2010: Assange

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has said that he`s been offered no help from the Australian govt since 2010, contrary to the claims of Foreign Minister Bob Carr.

Australia not to pursue Julian Assange case with US

Australia has said it would not pursue the case of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with the US any further as it no longer serves the country`s interests.

Indian migrants will occupy Australia like Fiji, said Thatcher

Carr said the conservative "Iron Lady", who died in London on Monday, had told him Australia could end up like Fiji "where the Indian migrants have taken over".

Assange not on Carr`s agenda during talks with Swedish FM

Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not be on his agenda when he holds talks with Swedish counterpart next week.

`Australia can help ease territorial disputes`

Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said the country has a stake in ensuring that the territory dispute in the East China Sea is resolved.

`US unlikely to seek Assange`s extradition`

Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr believes the US has given up its pursuit of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and is unlikely to seek his extradition on espionage charges.

Australia to double Myanmar aid

Australia will double its aid to Myanmar to about USD 98 million by 2015, the country`s Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said.

Australia may expel Syria`s Ambassador

Australia may expel Syria`s Ambassador to Canberra in response to ongoing violence in that country, Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said.