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Seismic tremor strikes Australian eastern coast

A magnitude-4 earthquake has shocked Australia's eastern coast on Friday, approximately 200 kilometers north of Brisbane. A Geoscience Australia spokeswoman told...
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Australian airports are no longer safe from tourist drones

Australia's aviation authority has warned tourists operating airborne drones in holiday areas are posing a hazard to local aviation. The problem centers on the...

Survey Shows Australians Download Digital Content Illegally

Many Australians are unsure about what material they can download for free Illegal downloads would lessen if content was cheaper and available at the...

Women recruited into IS on recruited on social media in Australia

Islamic State fighters have seized large areas of Iraq and Syria The women, aged between 18 and 29, have been recruited on social media. Five of...

Two teenagers among those held over Melbourne terror plot

Police conducted several raids in Melbourne on Saturday morning Police arrested five suspects, including two 18-year-olds being held for alleged terrorism-related offences. They said the men...

New condom designed by Australian scientists

A team from the University of Wollongong is among 52 tasked with removing the stigma that condoms make sex less enjoyable. Ever wonder what would...

Legendary Australian commentator dies at 84

A pioneering leg-spin bowler, Benaud played in 63 Tests, 28 as captain, before retiring in 1964 to pursue a career in journalism and broadcasting. His...
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Study reveals, Fish oil helps unborn children develop immunity

An Australian study has found evidence that women taking fish oil capsules during pregnancy helps their babies develop strong immunity when they are born....

Australian A-League result

Following is the result from Australian A-League on Sunday (home team listed first): Wellington Phoenix lost to Melbourne Victory 0-3 Saturday Sydney FC lost to Adelaide United...
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Australian Treasury needs to raise its low GST

Australia's Treasury has called for the country's good and services tax (GST) to be increased, saying the current 10 percent rate is among the...

Australian Medical Association Demand Ban On Boxing

Australia's peak professional medical body called on Tuesday for the sport of boxing to be banned after a boxer died. The renewed demand from...

Lewis Hamilton In F1 Season GP victory

Lewis Hamilton began his reign as champion of the world with the most comfortable of drives to victory in the Australian Grand Prix. Hamilton...
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No trace found of MH370, despite huge international search

No trace has ever been found of MH370, despite a huge international search But, speaking to MPs and passengers? relatives ahead of the anniversary of...

Avicii previews Collaboration at the 2015 Future Music Festival in Perth, Australia

Avicii has another collaboration with Chris Martin and he previewed it during his headlining set at the 2015 Future Music Festival in Perth, Australia....

Australian market experiencing influx of Lenovo products

Australian shopper Bill Sprawson was looking to spend 1,500 Australian dollars (1,164 U.S. dollars) on a laptop computer and had conducted his research. Sprawson was...

Ghanaian player Appiah yet to be felt at Australian side Phoenix

Kwabena Appiah plays for Australian side PhoenixFormer Western Sydney Wanderers winger Kwabena Appiah will have to wait a little longer to complete his...

Drunk chainsaw driver pleads for lighter punishment

Withrow cut himself while using a chainsaw at his residence in February last year Timothy Withrow, from Port Willunga near Adelaide, had a blood alcohol...
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Novak Djokovic Sweeps Home His 5th Australian Open Title

Novak Djokovic Wins His 5th Australian Open Title The Serb, ranked number one, came through 7-6 (7-5) 6-7 (4-7) 6-3 6-0 in three hours and...

Andy Murray ended the run of home favourite

Britain?s Andy Murray ended the run of home favourite Nick Kyr?gios with a brilliant display to reach the Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday. Murray, 27,...

Tomas Berdych Loses To Rafael Nadal

Tomas Berdych The Czech, seeded seventh, won 6-2 6-0 7-6 (7-5) and will face Andy Murray or Nick Kyrgios in the last four. Berdych, 29, began...

Australian busts Heroin worth $158m

An Australian Navy warship patrolling Indian Ocean waters seized heroin worth $158 million near east Africa this week, a navy official said on...
2014 Annual Global Peace Index

Nations spending $9.8 trillion on violence-GPI

Nations are spending an estimated $9.8 trillion on containing and dealing with violence, according to the 2014 Annual Global Peace Index (GPI). It shows that...
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Federer humbles Murray

Roger Federer rekindled his dominance over Andy Murray in Grand Slam matches and advanced to his 11th consecutive Australian Open semifinal with a...

Fourteen communities to benefit from $300,000 Australian aid

Ms Joanna Adamson with representatives of the beneficiaries   Fourteen communities in eight West African countries will benefit from projects financed by the Australian High...

Australian Opposition Quickly Reorganises

The Australian Labour Party has elected a new leader, a month after it was soundly beaten in general elections. Bill Shorten, 46, is a...

Australia Goes To Polls On 7th September

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has called an election for 7 September, six weeks after defeating former PM Julia Gillard in a Labour party...

Due To Health Reasons Frank Ocean Cancels Tour

Frank Ocean has canceled his sold-out Australian tour after suffering with throat problems on opening night. A trip to the doctors has revealed he...

Ghana Welcomes More Australian Volunteers

The Australia High Commission has welcomed seven new Australian volunteers to Ghana. The volunteers are part of the Australian government?s aid programme to strengthen the...

Kwabena Appiah Kubi will be winning the Australian League

Ghanaian winger Kwabena Appiah-Kubi is stunned by the prospect of winning the A-League with Western Sydney in just their first season in the Australian...

Kylie Minogue Signs On With Jay-Z?s Roc Nation

Today, it was announced that Aussie pop star Kylie Minogue has joined the ranks of Jay-Z?s Roc Nation management firm. The news was broken...