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Australian boy flies solo to Bali 'after row over holiday'

Tuesday, April 24th 2018, 4:09
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia
related places: Bali

The child was found by police in Indonesia after booking the solo trip on his parents' credit card.
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Elderly dog helps save girl lost in Australian bush

Monday, April 23rd 2018, 5:26
related countries: Australia Australia

The animal, Max, remained with the three-year-old girl as she took shelter in Australia.
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Philippines' Duterte says he ordered probe into Australian nun

Thursday, April 19th 2018, 3:14
related countries: Philippines Philippines

The Philippines leader accuses the Australian of "disorderly conduct", in a warning to foreign critics.
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Australian surf event cancelled after shark attacks

Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 3:36
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's Margaret River Pro will not continue after two men were bitten nearby, officials say.
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Pacific Dawn: Woman missing after fall from cruise ship

Friday, April 13th 2018, 9:18

Australian authorities end the search for a passenger who fell overboard in the Coral Sea.
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Australian company Optus apologises for 'Anglo-Saxon' job ad

Friday, April 13th 2018, 6:20

Telecommunications company Optus apologises after being accused of racism on social media.
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Australian jailed for 'despicable' fake cancer scam

Wednesday, April 11th 2018, 1:35

The woman accepted thousands of dollars from donors after falsely claiming to be terminally ill.
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Prince Charles reunited with fan who stole a kiss

Sunday, April 8th 2018, 11:08

On his Australian tour, the prince greets a woman who first met him as a teen and stole a kiss.
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Russell Crowe 'divorce auction': Memorabilia sold in Sydney

Saturday, April 7th 2018, 14:17

The actor clears out his "stuff", with his armour from Gladiator smashing expectations.
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Great white shark follows police off Australian coast

Wednesday, April 4th 2018, 14:46

They were patrolling off the South Australian coast when they noticed something behind them.
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Australian ball-tampering: Steve Smith & Cameron Bancroft will not contest bans

Wednesday, April 4th 2018, 8:17

Ex-Australia captain Steve Smith and batsman Cameron Bancroft say they will not contest their ball-tampering bans.
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Commonwealth Games: Delegate accused of assaulting athlete

Wednesday, April 4th 2018, 2:46

Australian police say they are investigating a complaint against an overseas team official.
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Australia ball-tampering: David Warner's tearful apology

Saturday, March 31st 2018, 5:28

Australian cricketer David Warner cries as he admits he may never play for his country again.
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Australian ball-tampering: Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft apologise

Thursday, March 29th 2018, 13:06

Former Australia captain Steve Smith breaks down in tears as he apologises for his part in the ball-tampering scandal.
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Australia's indigenous languages have one source, study says

Wednesday, March 28th 2018, 2:01

All indigenous languages can be traced to a mother tongue dubbed Proto-Australian, researchers say.
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Spy poisoning: Nato expels Russian diplomats

Tuesday, March 27th 2018, 16:51
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

It joins more than 20 countries that have made the same move after a nerve agent attack in the UK.
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'It's embarrassing we're called cheats'

Monday, March 26th 2018, 8:48
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Australian cricket fans are unimpressed with their team's cheating scandal in South Africa.
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Australia ball-tampering: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull shocked by 'cheating'

Sunday, March 25th 2018, 10:18
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Malcolm Turnbull, the Australian prime minister, says it is "beyond belief" that the national cricket team was involved in "cheating" during the third Test match against South Africa
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Vettel wins Australian GP

Sunday, March 25th 2018, 6:46
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Sebastian Vettel wins a dramatic Australian Grand Prix after leapfrogging Lewis Hamilton during a safety car period.
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Katie Brennan: Australia's AFL accused of gender discrimination

Friday, March 23rd 2018, 4:24

Katie Brennan lodges a complaint with the Australian Human Rights Commission over a match ban.
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Battle of Beersheba charge recreated for centenary

Wednesday, November 1st 2017, 1:19
related countries: Israel Israel, New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Beersheba

Israeli, Australian and New Zealand leaders mark the 100-year anniversary of a World War One battle.
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Papua New Guinea closure

Monday, October 30th 2017, 17:07
related countries: Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea

An Australian-run detention centre on Papua New Guinea is scheduled to close on Tuesday.
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Chris Gayle: Cricketer wins Sydney defamation case

Monday, October 30th 2017, 6:41

An Australian publisher made false claims that the cricketer exposed himself, a jury finds.
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AFL player Broad sorry for sharing topless woman photo

Monday, October 30th 2017, 4:47

Australian football player Nathan Broad sent the image, which went viral, without the woman's consent.
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Australian indigenous leaders criticise rejection of 'voice'

Friday, October 27th 2017, 2:26

Aboriginal leaders criticise a government decision not to support a "voice" to parliament.
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Canberra 'city to visit' listing revives Australian debate

Wednesday, October 25th 2017, 4:47
related countries: Australia Australia

The capital makes a list of the world's destination cities, prompting jokes, then defence, online.
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AC/DC producer George Young dies at 70

Monday, October 23rd 2017, 16:57

Australian songwriter and AC/DC producer George Young dies aged 70.
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North Korea urges Australia to distance itself from US

Friday, October 20th 2017, 0:16
related countries: Australia Australia, United States United States
related places: Trump

The Australian government should distance itself from the Trump administration, a letter says.
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Whale in beach grave to be dug up in Australia

Thursday, October 19th 2017, 6:25
related countries: Australia Australia

Buried whale to be dug up by Australian authorities over shark fears.
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Six fishermen missing in capsize off Australian coast

Wednesday, October 18th 2017, 8:36

Police say their boat capsized on Monday, and a crewmate was rescued about 12 hours later.
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Lisa Wilkinson: Top Australian presenter quits in 'equal pay row'

Monday, October 16th 2017, 12:58

Lisa Wilkinson says she is leaving because the Nine Network has not "met her expectations".
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Crocodile attack suspected in search for Australian woman

Friday, October 13th 2017, 4:05

Police searching for a missing woman with dementia say they have found human remains.
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Unsent text accepted as dead man's will by Australian court

Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 9:47
related countries: Australia Australia

A court in Australia rules a draft text message can be accepted as an official will.
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Australian woman picks up shark in pool rescue

Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 7:37

The Sydney woman freed the stranded animal, describing it as "like a toddler" to lift.
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Australian woman lifts shark to safety

Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 7:22

The woman threw the shark into the sea after picking it up in a Sydney rock pool.
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Australian plans for child terror detentions cause backlash

Friday, October 6th 2017, 14:51

Legislation that could see 10-year-olds being held for two weeks faces a political backlash.
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MH370's enduring mystery 'almost inconceivable', report says

Tuesday, October 3rd 2017, 5:27

Australian investigators deliver their final report into the plane's 2014 disappearance.
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Belle Gibson: Wellness blogger fined for fake cancer tale

Thursday, September 28th 2017, 0:29

An Australian court orders Belle Gibson to pay A$410,000 for misleading her readers.
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Australian thief's getaway blocked by automatic doors

Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 14:45

Automatic doors turn security guard when a man robs an Australian service station.
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Australian restaurant draws controversy over hanging cow

Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 6:33

The Australian eatery is criticised for suspending a taxidermied animal above diners.
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Serbian-Australian jailed for war crimes

Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 4:10
related countries: Croatia Croatia

The Serbian-Australian was convicted by a Croatian court over tortures and killings in the 1990s.
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Whale exhumed from Australian beach after backlash

Monday, September 25th 2017, 7:45

The humpback whale had been buried on a beach, prompting fears it would attract sharks.
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Australian schoolgirl raises alarm over flesh-eating disease

Thursday, September 21st 2017, 6:14

An Australian girl whose knee was eaten away by a Buruli ulcer calls for better research funding.
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Australian school discriminated against turban-wearing boy

Wednesday, September 20th 2017, 6:24

A tribunal says the Christian school discriminated against the boy by not letting him wear a turban.
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Man accused of punching Kevin Rudd's godson 'over gay marriage'

Friday, September 15th 2017, 1:00

The teenager was assaulted for "standing up for marriage equality", the Australian ex-PM claims.
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Australian police clear soldier over 'severed hands'

Thursday, September 14th 2017, 8:23
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Australia Australia

The corporal in Australia's SAS will not face charges over an incident in Afghanistan in 2013.
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Rebel Wilson wins large defamation payout

Wednesday, September 13th 2017, 8:13

The "unprecedented" payout follows the actress's claim her career was stifled by untrue articles.
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Australia gambling: Landmark slot-machine case begins

Tuesday, September 12th 2017, 11:12

The Australian woman says so-called "pokie" machines mislead players about their chances of winning.
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Australian MP speaks out about finding husband's child abuse images

Monday, September 11th 2017, 17:20
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Australian MP Rachel Carling-Jenkins describes finding child abuse images on her husband's computer.
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Australian fundraiser Connie Johnson dies hours after receiving honour

Friday, September 8th 2017, 10:40

Connie Johnson, 40, raised more than $5m Australian dollars (£3m) for cancer research.
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Australian politician reveals husband's child porn conviction

Thursday, September 7th 2017, 3:23

Rachel Carling-Jenkins gives a harrowing speech in an Australian state parliament.
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Australian court approves A$70m payout for PNG detainees

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 4:01
related countries: Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea

The nation will compensate more than 1,300 asylum seekers and refugees detained in Papua New Guinea.
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Australian court hears challenges to same-sex marriage vote

Tuesday, September 5th 2017, 2:24
related countries: Australia Australia

The validity of a survey on changing Australia's marriage law is being contested in court.
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Australian Senate considers new rules after burka stunt

Tuesday, September 5th 2017, 0:17

The Senate will consider introducing dress standards after a far-right leader caused controversy.
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Australian man 'walks 100km' through outback after crash

Monday, September 4th 2017, 6:28

The man resorted to drinking urine while he trekked for more than two days, police say.
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Burning fuel hits crowd at Australian drag-racing event

Monday, September 4th 2017, 4:17

Twelve people are injured after a racing car performing burnouts sends flames into spectators.
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Deer causes 'unbelievable' damage to Australia funeral home

Friday, September 1st 2017, 4:54
related countries: Australia Australia

The animal ran into an Australian funeral home and hit furniture and walls, staff say.
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