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Tourists lost in Australia rescued; lived on vodka, biscuits for 2 weeks

The third person, 46-year-old Claire Hockridge, has not been seen since splitting from Phu two days ago.

03 Dec 2019 3:43 PM

Australian man escapes from ‘cunning’ Crocodile by sticking thumb into its eye

The 54-year-old said he wrestled with the croc on the remote beach as it tried to drag him into the water.

16 Nov 2019 1:04 PM

‘Stay Alert’: Millions in Australia brace for ‘catastrophic’ bushfires

Around 600 schools and colleges were closed as a precaution and authorities advised anyone suffering respiratory conditions to stay indoors.

12 Nov 2019 1:48 PM

Hundreds in Australia flock to climb Uluru, giant monolith, for last time

Saturday marks 34 years since that the park’s title was handed back to the traditional owners.

25 Oct 2019 2:31 PM

Tourists rush to climb Australia’s iconic rock to beat the ban

Climbers rush to beat ban on Australia's iconic rock Uluru.

25 Oct 2019 12:44 PM

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Famed Guinness World Records sheep, Chris passes away

Chris the sheep, famed for record-breaking fleece, dies.

23 Oct 2019 11:16 AM

‘Historic moment’: World's longest flight arrives in Sydney from New York

The four pilots on board -- who rotated between flying duties -- also wore devices that tracked their brain waves and alertness.

21 Oct 2019 2:34 PM

In fight for press freedom, Australian newspapers redact front pages to expose govt

PM Morrison said his government would 'always believe in freedom of press', but also insisted that journalists were not above law.

21 Oct 2019 9:41 AM

Woman carrying raw pork denied entry to Australia under strict vigilance

Australia bars entry to Vietnamese woman for failing to declare raw pork.

17 Oct 2019 8:00 PM

Uluru to close permanently for tourists

Tourists surge at Uluru before Australia bans climb.

10 Oct 2019 2:44 PM

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Australia rejects UN call to release Tamil family held at Christmas Island

A Federal Court judge ruled last month there was enough evidence for the toddler’s case to go to trial, though a date has not yet been set.

05 Oct 2019 2:55 PM

Australian couple charged with spying in Iran released

She was pregnant when she was arrested in 2017 in Australia where she was a legal resident.

05 Oct 2019 1:07 PM

Rare, orange-furred monkey born in Australia

'Incredibly rare' monkey born at Australian zoo.

05 Oct 2019 12:40 PM

Australian capital legalises marijuana cultivation

Canberra becomes first Australian city to legalize marijuana for personal use.

26 Sep 2019 12:52 PM

Drought in Australia causing wildlife to starve

Bats starving to death in Australia drought.

25 Sep 2019 12:13 PM

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Water crisis looms over eastern Australia

'Day Zero' looms in Australian Outback as climate change bites.

20 Sep 2019 2:20 PM

Baby penguin swam all the way from New Zealand to Australia

Tiny penguin's clean bill of health after epic NZ-Australia swim.

19 Sep 2019 12:03 PM

Human bodies move for more than a year after death: Australian Scientist’s revelation

After studying and photographing movements of a corpse over 17-months, Alyson Wilson said that she found humans don't exactly rest in peace.

13 Sep 2019 2:47 PM

Australian cyber officials warned India against using Huawei: Reports

India had also consulted the United States on its Huawei ban, a newspaper reported, without providing any source.

10 Sep 2019 12:13 PM

Tamil toddlers moved to remote island detention centre in Australia

The family's neighbours from rural Queensland have campaigned for them to stay.

31 Aug 2019 2:50 PM

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