Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Aruba

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

World news related to Aruba – overview

Aruba: news

Australia delays emissions scheme

Monday, May 4th 2009, 4:44

The Australian government says it will push back a planned carbon emissions trading scheme by a year until 2011.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Euthanasia doctor allowed into UK

Saturday, May 2nd 2009, 16:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

An Australian doctor interviewed at Heathrow Airport when he arrived to hold workshops on euthanasia is allowed to enter the UK.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Euthanasia doctor allowed into UK

Saturday, May 2nd 2009, 14:36
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

An Australian doctor detained at Heathrow Airport when he arrived to hold workshops on euthanasia is allowed to enter the UK.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

McLaren given suspended race ban

Wednesday, April 29th 2009, 11:01

McLaren receive a suspended three-race ban from motorsport's governing body for misleading stewards at the Australian Grand Prix.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

McLaren await 'lying' punishment

Wednesday, April 29th 2009, 9:51

Motorsport's governing body, the FIA, meet on Wednesday to decide on McLaren's punishment for misleading Australian Grand Prix officials.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Friday, April 24th 2009, 11:05
related countries: United States United States

An Australian cookie chain threatens legal action against US chain Krispy Kreme for stealing a biscuit name and recipe.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Appeal in Australia nail gun murder

Friday, April 24th 2009, 8:38
related countries: Australia Australia, China China

Australian police release an X-ray of the skull of a Chinese man shot repeatedly with a nail gun, in an appeal to catch his killers.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Shark 'dumped' on newspaper's doorstep baffles Australian police

Thursday, April 23rd 2009, 17:45
related countries: Australia Australia

Police in Australia are "dumbfounded" by the dumping of a live shark on the doorstep of a local newspaper.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia expects Sri Lanka boats

Thursday, April 23rd 2009, 4:54
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Australian officials prepare for asylum seekers from Sri Lanka, where a civil war is causing heavy civilian casualties.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Anger as Australian fire inquiry opens

Monday, April 20th 2009, 9:25

Victims of February's Australian bushfires say they are being shut out of the official inquiry, as it opens in Melbourne.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia PM furious at smugglers

Friday, April 17th 2009, 9:49

People-smugglers are 'scum', says Australia PM Kevin Rudd, a day after a deadly blast on an asylum-seekers' boat.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Snake-hunt on board Australian jet as baby pythons escape hold

Thursday, April 16th 2009, 9:53

An Australian airliner is grounded after four baby pythons escape from their container in the aircraft's hold.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Lost language

Tuesday, April 14th 2009, 1:01

Australian children savour lost dialect of Dharug
Read the full article » | View on the map »

McLaren face FIA 'lying' inquiry

Tuesday, April 7th 2009, 16:28

McLaren will appear before the FIA World Motorsport Council on 29 April to answer charges of misleading race stewards following the Australian Grand Prix.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian rates at 49-year low

Tuesday, April 7th 2009, 6:14

The Australian central bank cuts interest rates to a 49-year low of 3% as the country faces its first recession since 1991.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian canine castaway survives on remote island

Monday, April 6th 2009, 22:12

A pet dog washed overboard and believed drowned is found four months later - as a castaway on a remote island.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

I am not a liar, insists Hamilton

Friday, April 3rd 2009, 11:36
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

World champion Lewis Hamilton insists he is not dishonest after being disqualified from the Australian Grand Prix for misleading officials.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Hamilton loses Aussie GP points

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 16:26
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton and McLaren are stripped of their podium finish at the Australian Grand Prix and disqualified.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian deluge worsens floods

Thursday, April 2nd 2009, 9:26
related countries: Australia Australia

Rains and flooding described as a once-in-a-century deluge leave thousands stranded along Australia's east coast.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

China deal for Australian miner

Wednesday, April 1st 2009, 6:24
related countries: Australia Australia, China China

Australia's Oz Minerals agrees to sell most of its assets to China's Minmetals just days after a deal had been blocked.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Death toll cut in Australia fires

Monday, March 30th 2009, 10:00
related countries: Australia Australia, Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Police in the Australian state of Victoria reduce the death toll for February's devastating bush fires from 210 to 173.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

More to come from Brawn - Button

Sunday, March 29th 2009, 11:47

Jenson Button believes there is "more to come" from him and Brawn GP despite their one-two finish at the Australian Grand Prix.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Button seals dream Australia win

Sunday, March 29th 2009, 10:18
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Britain's Jenson Button wins the Australian Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Rubens Barrichello to mark a stunning debut for the new Brawn GP team.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Live - Australian Grand Prix

Sunday, March 29th 2009, 4:46

Jenson Button leads the Australian GP following a frenetic opening to the race in Melbourne.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

F1: Button on pole in Melbourne

Saturday, March 28th 2009, 14:48

Jenson Button will start the Australian GP on pole with team-mate Rubens Barrichello next to him while Lewis Hamilton is 18th.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Live - Australian GP qualifying

Saturday, March 28th 2009, 2:07
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Jenson Button snatches pole position ahead of team-mate Rubens Barrichello as Brawn GP dominate qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian GP practice as it happened

Friday, March 27th 2009, 1:05

Nico Rosberg dominates both practice sessions in Melbourne ahead of the Australian GP as Williams, Brawn GP and Toyota outshine the likes of Ferrari and McLaren on Friday.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

F1 teams given Melbourne go-ahead

Thursday, March 26th 2009, 13:09

Motorsport's governing body rejects the protest made by three Formula One teams about the legality of certain cars, but they are making an appeal.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

McLaren will struggle - Hamilton

Thursday, March 26th 2009, 12:07
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton admits he may struggle to keep pace as he prepares to launch the defence of his F1 title in Melbourne.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian Grand Prix race result

Thursday, March 26th 2009, 10:20

Full results from the 2009 Australian Grand Prix
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian leader in US for talks

Tuesday, March 24th 2009, 4:57
related countries: United States United States

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd arrives in the US for his first meeting with President Barack Obama.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia nude photos were fakes

Sunday, March 22nd 2009, 5:48

Australian newspapers apologise to politician Pauline Hanson for printing nude photos they wrongly claimed depicted her.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

New Australian fuel 'cuts abuse'

Thursday, March 19th 2009, 13:11
related countries: Australia Australia

A new fuel has reduced petrol-sniffing in Aboriginal communities in Australia's central desert area, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia spill '10 times worse'

Saturday, March 14th 2009, 14:56

An oil spill along the coast of Queensland is 10 times worse than originally thought, Australian authorities say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian coast hit by oil spill

Thursday, March 12th 2009, 11:16
related countries: Australia Australia

An oil slick coats beaches and wildlife along Australia's east coast, after a cargo ships spills its load in stormy seas.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian wine hit by downturn

Wednesday, March 4th 2009, 6:27
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia's wine industry is the latest casualty of global economic woes, as Australia announces falling exports.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Winds stoke Victoria fire fears

Tuesday, March 3rd 2009, 8:25
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Firefighters in the Australian state of Victoria are on alert as high winds threaten to ignite more deadly bushfires.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sydney race film back at cinemas

Monday, March 2nd 2009, 11:33

An Australian cinema chain is to resume screenings of a film about race riots pulled after a violent reaction from audiences.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Shark attacks Australian surfer

Sunday, March 1st 2009, 12:54

An Australian surfer is attacked by a shark at a northern Sydney beach - the third such attack in as many weeks.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Woods fit and ready for comeback

Tuesday, February 24th 2009, 18:21

Tiger Woods says he feels fitter than ever as he prepares to return after eight months out at the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in Arizona.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australia battles fresh bushfires

Tuesday, February 24th 2009, 8:55
related countries: Seychelles Seychelles
related places: Victoria

Australian firefighters tackle more blazes in Victoria, as forecasters warn of hot, windy weather at the weekend.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Deadly Australian bushfires flare

Monday, February 23rd 2009, 11:26

More Australian residents are forced to flee their homes amid renewed bushfires, as the official death toll rises to 210.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Thailand frees Australian writer

Saturday, February 21st 2009, 4:37
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Harry Nicolaides, an Australian writer jailed in Thailand for defaming its monarch, is pardoned and set free.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian island job draws 'wild applicants'

Friday, February 20th 2009, 11:02
related countries: Australia Australia

The deadline is approaching for applications for "the best job in the world" - caretaker of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian doll of US financier Bernard Madoff 'a smash'

Thursday, February 19th 2009, 11:31
related countries: United States United States

An Australian toy designer causes a storm with his smashable doll of US financier Bernard Madoff, accused of a $50bn fraud.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian bushfires toll rises

Thursday, February 19th 2009, 9:32
related countries: Australia Australia

The number of victims of the Australia bushfires rises to 208, but police say they do not expect the toll to go much higher.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Boy's body found in crocodile

Wednesday, February 18th 2009, 5:13

The remains of an Australian boy who disappeared 10 days ago are found in the stomach of a crocodile, police say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Australian arson suspect named

Monday, February 16th 2009, 9:03
related countries: Australia Australia

The first suspect to be charged with arson over Australia's bushfires is named, despite fears for his safety.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 37/50

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS