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We have started to collect the most important news related to Aruba in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Flash floods hit Australian state

Saturday, February 5th 2011, 14:03
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Torrential rain has led to flash flooding in the southern Australian state of Victoria.
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Queensland battles cyclone debris

Friday, February 4th 2011, 9:20

Australia sends in thousands of emergency workers to help Queensland's stricken coastal communities after the state's worst storm in a century.
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Woman gives birth in midst of cyclone

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 13:25

A woman gives birth to a baby girl while sheltering in an evacuation centre from the Australian cyclone.
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Queensland survives Cyclone Yasi

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 10:58

Queensland's coast is badly hit but cities have a lucky escape as Cyclone Yasi is downgraded to a category two storm over north-east Australia.
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Cyclone wind 'like a freight train'

Thursday, February 3rd 2011, 3:45

The Australian state of Queensland is counting the cost as the powerful Cyclone Yasi carved a trail of destruction across the north-east with winds of nearly 300km/h (185mph).
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Cyclone unleashed on Queensland

Wednesday, February 2nd 2011, 20:09

Powerful winds and driving rains pound the northern coast of Queensland as Cyclone Yasi makes landfall in the Australian state.
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'Deadly' storm nears Queensland

Tuesday, February 1st 2011, 23:17

Australian officials warn Cyclone Yasi, approaching Queensland with winds of up to 295 km/h (183 mph), could be the deadliest storm in living memory.
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Murray to work for Grand Slam win

Sunday, January 30th 2011, 14:38

Andy Murray says the only way he can respond to his Australian Open defeat by Novak Djokovic is to work hard to get better.
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Djokovic outplays Murray in final

Sunday, January 30th 2011, 11:20
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Novak Djokovic beats Andy Murray in straight sets to win the Australian Open for the second time and end the Briton's hopes of a first Grand Slam title.
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Live - Murray v Djokovic

Sunday, January 30th 2011, 7:31
related countries: Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

Britain's Andy Murray tries to win his first Grand Slam title as he takes on Novak Djokovic of Serbia in the Australian Open final.
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Clijsters wins first Aussie Open

Saturday, January 29th 2011, 10:46
related countries: China China

Kim Clijsters beats Li Na in a pulsating three-set final to win her first Australian Open and fourth Grand Slam title.
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Live - Clijsters v Li

Saturday, January 29th 2011, 8:27
related countries: China China

Li Na becomes the first Chinese player to appear in a Grand Slam singles final as she takes on Kim Clijsters at the Australian Open.
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Murray battles through to final

Friday, January 28th 2011, 12:29

Andy Murray needs all his fighting spirit as he toils to a four-set win over David Ferrer to reach a second successive Australian Open final.
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Live - Murray v Ferrer

Friday, January 28th 2011, 7:59

Andy Murray takes on David Ferrer for the right to face Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Australian Open final.
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Djokovic defeats champion Federer

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 11:42

Novak Djokovic claims his second successive Grand Slam semi-final win over defending champion Roger Federer to set up an Australian Open final against Andy Murray or David Ferrer.
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Li & Clijsters reach Aussie final

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 6:48
related countries: China China

Li Na makes history at the Australian Open as she becomes the first Chinese player to reach a Grand Slam singles final, where she will meet third seed Kim Clijsters.
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Live - Federer v Djokovic

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 2:20

Defending champion Roger Federer takes on Novak Djokovic in the opening men's semi-final at the Australian Open.
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Nadal coy on injury after defeat

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 15:57

World number one Rafael Nadal refuses to shed light on his injury after crashing out of the Australian Open in straight sets to David Ferrer.
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Injured Nadal defeated by Ferrer

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 11:45

David Ferrer defeats an injury-stricken Rafael Nadal to set up a semi-final against Andy Murray at the Australian Open.
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Murray battles into Aussie semis

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 6:48

Andy Murray will face Rafael Nadal's conqueror David Ferrer in the Australian Open semi-finals after recording a tough four-set win against world number 46 Alexandr Dolgopolov.
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Live - Nadal v Ferrer

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 23:58

David Ferrer records a shock straight sets victory over a struggling Rafael Nadal to set up a semi-final meeting with Andy Murray.
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Djokovic has too much for Berdych

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 11:33

Novak Djokovic beats Tomas Berdych in straight sets to set up an Australian Open semi-final against defending champion Roger Federer.
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Wozniacki battles past Schiavone

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 6:32

World number one Caroline Wozniacki hits back from a set and a break down to beat Francesca Schiavone and reach the Australian Open semi-finals.
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Sublime Federer crushes Wawrinka

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 4:21

Defending champion Roger Federer cruises past Stanislas Wawrinka 6-1 6-3 6-3 to take his place in the Australian Open semi-finals.
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Live - Djokovic v Berdych

Monday, January 24th 2011, 23:57
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Novak Djokovic beats Tomas Berdych to set up a semi-final match against defending Australian Open champion Roger Federer while Caroline Wozniacki makes the last eight.
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Clijsters through to last eight

Monday, January 24th 2011, 13:31

US Open champion Kim Clijsters reaches the last eight at the Australian Open following a 7-6 [7-3] 6-2 victory over Ekaterina Makarova.
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Nadal wins to set up Ferrer clash

Monday, January 24th 2011, 11:49

Top seed Rafael Nadal books an Australian Open last-eight encounter with fellow Spaniard David Ferrer after defeating Marin Cilic in straight sets.
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Magic Murray powers into quarters

Monday, January 24th 2011, 4:59
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Andy Murray beats Jurgen Melzer in straight sets at the Australian Open and will play Alexandr Dolgopolov for a semi-final place after the Ukrainian's shock win over Robin Soderling.
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Live - Clijsters v Makarova

Sunday, January 23rd 2011, 23:48

Kim Clijsters takes on Ekaterina Makarova in the fourth round of the Australian Open, after Andy Murray and Rafael Nadal reach the quarter-finals earlier on day eight.
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Australia flood focus on Victoria

Sunday, January 23rd 2011, 11:27
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Parts of the south-eastern Australian state of Victoria brace for the approach of a giant lake of floodwater 55 miles (90km) long, as Australia's severe flooding problems continue.
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Australian awarded Victoria Cross

Sunday, January 23rd 2011, 11:09
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Seychelles Seychelles

Australian soldier Benjamin Roberts-Smith is awarded the country's highest military honour, the Victoria Cross, for bravery while serving in Afghanistan.
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Schiavone wins record women's tie

Sunday, January 23rd 2011, 10:23

Francesca Schiavone beats Svetlana Kuznetsova in the fourth round of the Australian Open after the longest women's match in Grand Slam history.
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Live text - Australian Open day seven

Saturday, January 22nd 2011, 23:59

Francesca Schiavone beats Svetlana Kuznetsova in an record-breaking marathon encounter in round four of the Australian Open, and there are also wins for Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic but Maria Sharapova and Andy Roddick both bow out on Sunday.
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Nadal overcomes Tomic challenge

Saturday, January 22nd 2011, 13:20

World number one Rafael Nadal overcomes a spirited challenge from Australian Bernard Tomic to reach the last 16 in Melbourne.
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Murray crushes poor Garcia-Lopez

Saturday, January 22nd 2011, 4:07

Britain's Andy Murray beats 32nd seed Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-1 6-1 6-2 to breeze through to the Australian Open last 16.
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Australian Open day six - as it happened

Friday, January 21st 2011, 23:54

Rafael Nadal takes on Australian youngster Bernard Tomic at Melbourne Park after Jurgen Melzer beats an injured Marcos Baghdatis to set up a fourth-round match against British number one Andy Murray.
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Venus Williams out after injury

Friday, January 21st 2011, 11:30

Venus Williams and Justine Henin both fail to make round four of the Australian Open to throw the women's draw wide open.
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Missionary killer is spared death

Friday, January 21st 2011, 8:12
related countries: India India

The Indian Supreme Court dismisses a death sentence plea for the killer of Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons.
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Live - Australian Open

Thursday, January 20th 2011, 23:59

Venus Williams retires hurt against Andre Petkovic in the night session on day five at the Australian Open, following wins for Caroline Wozniacki, Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka.
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Australians sue Delhi over Games

Thursday, January 20th 2011, 12:13

An Australian firm says it will sue the Delhi Commonwealth Games committee for non-payment of hundreds of thousands of dollars in unpaid bills.
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Classy Murray sees off Marchenko

Thursday, January 20th 2011, 11:15
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Britain's Andy Murray is clinical in beating Ukrainian Illya Marchenko in straight sets to reach the third round of the Australian Open.
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Live - Australian Open day four

Wednesday, January 19th 2011, 23:56

Coverage of the fourth day of the Australian Open after British number one Andy Murray's second-round victory over Ukraine's Illya Marchenko.
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Federer through after Simon scare

Wednesday, January 19th 2011, 13:35

Defending champion Roger Federer is pushed to five sets before beating Frenchman Gilles Simon to reach the third round of the Australian Open.
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Floods swamp Kerang in Australia

Wednesday, January 19th 2011, 12:44
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Kerang

People in the Australian town of Kerang have been told to leave their homes due to flooding
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