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Australia anti-encryption law rushed to passage

Cybersecurity experts say the law, the first of its kind globally, will instead be a boon to the criminal underworld.

09 Dec 2018 2:38 PM

Australia passes bill to force tech firms to hand over encrypted data

The bill, staunchly opposed by the tech giants which fear Australia could be an example as other nations explore similar rules.

06 Dec 2018 6:23 PM

Chris Gayle awarded $300,000 in defamation case against Australia media

The Australian media had accused Gayle of exposing himself to a female massage therapist during a Sydney training session in 2015.

03 Dec 2018 2:09 PM

Holy Cow: Australia’s giant steer has internet in splits

Owner Geoff Pearson said Knickers was too heavy to go to the slaughterhouse.

28 Nov 2018 6:33 PM

Amazon re-opens US store to Australian shoppers after backlash

The reversal relieved shoppers who had complained since July about being locked out of the much larger range of offerings.

22 Nov 2018 3:47 PM

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Australia’s same-sex penguin couple become parents

Sphen and Magic had caught the attention of aquarium workers when they were constantly seen waddling around and going for swims together.

26 Oct 2018 11:07 AM

Prince Harry inspires athletes as pregnant Meghan trims Australia schedule

Meghan took a break from the Invictus Games events on Sunday morning though Harry watched a cycling competition.

21 Oct 2018 12:56 PM

Prince Harry opens memorial as royal tour continues

The former British Army captain and the former Meghan Markle laid a wreath of Australian native flowers at the steps of the memorial.

20 Oct 2018 2:58 PM

Britain's royal couple join mental health group hug on Australia's Bondi Beach

Prince Harry and Meghan are on their first international tour since marrying in May.

19 Oct 2018 10:54 AM

Fans face rain to greet Harry and Meghan on Down Under tour

After the public meet-and-greet, the couple will spend some time with the Victorian Governor Linda Dessau.

18 Oct 2018 1:47 PM

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Heart-warming hug for Meghan and Harry in Aussie outback

Harry and Meghan are following in the footsteps of Queen Elizabeth who visited Dubbo in 1954 and 1992.

17 Oct 2018 10:21 AM

Prince Harry and pregnant Meghan get baby gifts, meet koalas Down Under

This royal couple are on a 16-day tour of Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga.

16 Oct 2018 9:39 AM

Scott Morrison next PM of Australia, ousts Malcolm Turnbull: reports

Scott Morrison, an ally of deposed leader Malcolm Turnbull, won a party-room ballot 45-40.

24 Aug 2018 11:45 AM

Australia bans China's Huawei from mobile network build citing security fears

Australia’s stance resembles the position of the United States, which has largely shut out Huawei.

23 Aug 2018 8:47 AM

Stray dog finishes Australia half-marathon, wins medal

Crossbreed diligently ran 21-kilometre Goldfields Pipeline Marathon near West Australian town of Kalgoorlie this month in 2.5 hours.

31 Jul 2018 1:15 PM

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Australian woman marries herself in beach ceremony after break-up

The woman, Linda Doktar is a life coach who champions self-love and decided to go through with the ceremony after a painful break-up.

31 Jul 2018 11:02 AM

Adani sees six-fold rise in coal mining despite challenges in Australia

Adani’s coal mining volumes are expected to be 80 million tonnes by the end of March 2021, from 12.17 million tonnes.

25 Jul 2018 8:39 AM

Regular sunscreen use can cut deadly skin cancer risk by 40 per cent

Regular users of sunscreen were more likely to be female, younger, of British or northern European ancestry.

19 Jul 2018 7:20 PM

Car vibrations make drivers sleepy: Study

Within 15 minutes of starting the vibrating test, volunteers were showing signs of drowsiness.

09 Jul 2018 2:19 PM

Prankster draws penis into Australian lake bed; it's so big it can be seen from space

Since appearing on Google maps, a user posted he ‘came’ all the way from New York to see the ‘beauty’.

28 Jun 2018 11:23 AM

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