Tag: Australia

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Sydney under ‘catastrophic’ warning as dozens of bushfires burn across NSW

Fire officials are warning of “catastrophic fire danger” as firefighters battle dozens of blazes raging across the Australian state of ...

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Australian swimmer Shayna Jack tests positive for banned substance

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack tested positive for a banned substance before the World Aquatics Championships, Swimming Australia has said. Jack, ...

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Australian seagulls carry antibiotic-resistant superbugs

Seagulls all over Australia are carrying superbugs resistant to antibiotics, scientists say. Silver gulls are carrying bacteria such as E. ...

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Australia now a land of drought, PM says

Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has warned that the country has become a “land of drought” as he announced further ...

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France top Group C, Denmark second

France topped World Cup Group C on Tuesday after the first 0-0 draw of the tournament against Denmark, a result ...

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First non-stop flight en route from Australia to the UK

The first non-stop flight between Australia and the UK has left Perth and is due to land in London on ...

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Australian ball tampering shocks cricket

Australia’s Cameron Bancroft has admitted he tampered with the ball during the third Test against South Africa – and captain ...

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Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

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Kwaussie – Dual citizen saga behind Australia’s word of 2017

The term “kwaussie” – a hybrid of Kiwi and Aussie – has been named Australia’s word of the year. The ...

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Qantas boss Alan Joyce feted for backing gay marriage

Alan Joyce, boss of the Australian airline Qantas, has been named the world’s most influential LGBT business executive in an ...