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A standoff between farmers and vegan activists in Western Australia (WA) has prompted the federal minister for agriculture ...
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Buying groceries at the store will cost even more as a major supermarket has decided to pull cheap ...
1 day ago
Adelaide Zoo has called for its two giant pandas, on loan from China, to stay longer. The 10-year ...
4 days ago
Northern Territory Treasurer Nicole Manison has denied responsibility for the awarding of a $10 million-plus taxpayer-funded grant to ...
5 days ago
SYDNEY—Australia will reopen a controversial detention center for asylum seekers, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday, Feb. ...
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A photo of an elderly woman struggling to stand on a train while young passengers sit listening on ...
7 days ago
Security industry experts say China could be behind a breach of the federal parliamentary computer network which has ...
11 days ago
An international police probe has prevented the largest-ever shipment of ice to Australia by a major Mexican cartel, ...
11 days ago

Townsville residents were inundated by rapidly rising water overnight on Feb. 3 night when the floodgates at the ...
14 days ago
CANBERRA, Australia—A man who falsely claimed to have a bomb and menaced a woman with a knife forced ...
15 days ago
A Tasmanian child's emotional return home from an overnight escapade has captured the hearts of many people. Tasmanian ...
17 days ago

North America's polar vortex has caused temperatures in parts of the U.S. mid-west to plummet to record low ...
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An estimated one million fish have died in the choking rivers of Central Australia's Murray River system but ...
19 days ago
SYDNEY—Australia will direct more foreign aid to develop the sport of rugby league in the Pacific, officials say, ...
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A well-known animal protection organisation in Australia appears to have hired live export workers to film deliberate acts ...
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Australian Defence Minister Christopher Pyne has called on China to act responsibly and respect the rights of all ...
20 days ago
Support for Australia's conservative government edged higher over the last two weeks, a widely watched poll showed on ...
20 days ago

A Chinese-Australian novelist who is being detained in Beijing has apologised for lying that he had not been ...
21 days ago
An Australian telecommunications and information technology company has become the latest to sever its ties with China-headquartered telco ...
21 days ago
CANBERRA, Australia—Hundreds of thousands of fish died on Jan. 28, in the 3rd mass death in recent weeks ...
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Australian lawyers are becoming increasingly worried about a novelist who is continuing to be detained by Chinese authorities. ...
22 days ago
Recreational drone users in Australia will need to register their aircraft and do a short course before taking ...
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BEIJING—Australian embassy officials visited on Jan. 25 a Chinese-born Australian writer being held in Beijing on suspicion of ...
24 days ago

Commentary China makes no secret about wanting to become the world’s number-one superpower. The Chinese regime is increasing ...
24 days ago
The final burial place for one of the most important people in Colonial Australian history has finally been ...
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BEIJING/SYDNEY—Chinese authorities are holding an Australian writer, who used to be a Chinese citizen, on suspicion of endangering ...
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Australian prawn farmers, who lost entire crops to a white spot outbreak, are furious at the country's federal ...
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SYDNEY—Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne said on Jan. 24 that there was no evidence to suggest that the ...
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The Australian government confirmed late Jan. 23 that Chinese-Australian writer Yang Hengjun has been detained in China, just ...
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A replica of the ship HMB Endeavour is set to navigate the coast of Australia after PM Scott ...
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