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24 min ago | The Star Online
An influential Chinese newspaper called for retaliation against Australia on Wednesday after Australian mining mogul and politician Clive Palmer described China's government as "bastards" who shoot their own people.
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2 hrs ago | CNN
A Texan couple faces an agonizing wait for the birth of their baby boy to a surrogate, some 14,000 kilometers away, in a country now under military rule that's changing the laws mid-way through the pregnancy.
6 hrs ago | International Business Times
Visiting Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono gestures as he delivers a speech during his visit at the presidential palace in Manila May 23, 2014.
10 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard
Visiting indigenous girls from Halls Creek in north-west Western Australia with grade 3 and 4 pupils at Mercy Regional College.
14 hrs ago | Reuters
BHP Billiton is in talks with potential buyers for all, or part, of its Nickel West division in Australia after excluding the business from a major restructuring.
19 hrs ago | The Drinks Business
A new species of beetle is being introduced into Western Australia's wine regions in an effort to eradicate swarms of bush flies wreaking havoc on the tourism industry.
20 hrs ago | Tipperary Today
With Tipperary Rose Lauren Walsh not being selected for the International Rose of Tralee contest, it was up to Nenagh woman Sarah Harrington to fly the Premier flag at this Monday's opening night.
The 60-year-old multi-millionaire called the Chinese "bastards" and "mongrels" and accused Beijing of trying to take over Australia during a nationally televised forum on Australian Broadcasting Corp. on Monday night.
A larger-than-life Australian mining magnate turned lawmaker, Clive Palmer, was widely accused Tuesday of threatening Australia's relationship with its biggest trading partner through an extraordinary tirade against China.
Six Indian parliamentarians are on a five-day visit to Australia, aimed at further enhancing bilateral linkages and understanding between the two nations.
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Merimbula has made it into the Lonely Planet's East Coast Australia guide book and in Lonely Planet's inimitable style the town centre has been labelled "rather unappealing".
August 18th marks the anniversary of Australia's most significant campaign in Vietnam, the Battle of Long Tan, and in communities right across the country Vietnam Veterans' Day is commemorated.
Police investigating suspicious disappearance of Sydney father Phouc Minh Nguyen, who walked out of the Hilton Sydney on May 1. Photo: NSW Police Just hours before a Sydney father vanished, he answered several distressing phone calls and told family he needed to sort out a "complication" with a business associate.
TOURISTS who escaped a sinking boat in Indonesia speak of their ordeal drinking their own urine and eating leaves, as more survivors are rescued.
The National Home Doctor Service brings together three leading organisations - Family Care Medical Services , Melbourne Medical Deputising Service and gpSolutions - to form Australia's largest network of bulk-billing home visiting doctors, already working across homes and aged-care facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Geelong, Adelaide, Brisbane, Gold ... (more)
Tony Abbott has called on moderate Muslims to join the "Team Australia" fight against locally-bred extremists ahead of talks with Islamic leaders.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:25 pm
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