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New Zealand prosecutors have dropped charges against former Pike River Coal boss Peter Whittall over the 2010 explosion that killed 29 miners, including two Australians.
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4 hrs ago | Fiji Times
A TOTAL of $57, 034.55 was given to the Sigatoka District Hospital Board by the Coral Coast Fiji Hotels and Tourism Association.
9 hrs ago | QTMagazine
The Australian Capital Territory, which includes the nation's capital of Canberra, legalized marriage equality earlier this year and it finally went into effect this weekend.
13 hrs ago | The Indian Express
The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the constitutional validity of the penal provision making gay sex an offence punishable with upto life imprisonment.
A MURDERED Whyalla woman was sexually assaulted and bashed with a plastic chair by her alleged killer, a court has heard.
A 62-year-old man from Gooseberry Hill in Perth's east has pleaded guilty to possessing child exploitation material.
The winner of the Hillary portrait, which sold for $5600, says he will just "look at it and enjoy it".
EXCLUSIVE: More than eight in 10 people are not confident about giving first aid for bites or stings by a venomous creature.
The findings were first revealed in the scientific journal Nature Thursday. The authors of the study say there's "mounting evidence" freshwater could be found globally.
A New Zealand lawmaker and indigenous Maori activist plans to attend Nelson Mandela's funeral alone following broader complaints the country's official delegation doesn't include anti-apartheid protest leaders.
Almost three-quarters of the depressed New Zealanders who have gone to Sir John Kirwan's website depression.org.nz are no longer depressed after finishing the six lessons the site offers.
Author Patricia Grace has filed a court application to stop the taking of her ancestral land for part of the Kapiti Expressway.
FORMER footballer Robbie "Mad Dog" Muir has been found mentally fit to stand trial over the alleged assault of a police officer.
A whistle-stop food tour with Grant "Cook" Allen is never a straightforward follow-the-map excursion.
AUSTRALIA has won the second Ashes Test at Adelaide Oval by 218 runs to take a commanding 2-0 lead in the series.
A protester places an olive branch onto the truncheon during protests at the All Blacks test against South Africa.