Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 | Last Update : 04:06 AM IST

Oceania

5 die as light aircraft crashes into mall in Australia

Victoria premier Daniel Andrews described it as the state's worst air accident in three decades.

21 Feb 2017 10:01 AM

Russia will begin deliveries of military helicopters to India in 2019

India and Russia signed an agreement in October to jointly manufacture 200 of the KA-226T helicopters for the Indian Armed Forces.

21 Feb 2017 9:07 AM

Australia: Male Muslim students can refuse to shake hands with women

Female presenters, at the college’s awards ceremony, were told that male Muslim would not shake their hands.

20 Feb 2017 3:37 PM

Australian man rapes stepdaughters for over a decade, jailed for 11 years

The girls were of the age five and six respectively, when the abuse started and continued until 2015, when both of them turned 15.

13 Feb 2017 3:39 PM

Valentine's Day scam alert issued in Australia

Social media, and particularly Facebook, are very popular with scammers seeking to contact targets.

13 Feb 2017 1:13 PM

About 200 beached whales refloat themselves in New Zealand

Hundreds of volunteers from farmers to tourists have spent days at the beach dousing the whales with buckets of water to keep them cool.

12 Feb 2017 11:06 AM

Islamic State fighter first to be stripped of Australian citizenship

The government has been increasingly worried about foreign fighters returning home.

12 Feb 2017 9:32 AM

300 whales die on New Zealand beach

Jutting hook shape of Farewell Spit could have trapped the whales.

11 Feb 2017 6:44 AM

‘Dumb deal’ call drags Aussie ties to new low

Trump described the resettlement plan as the worst deal ever and accused Australia of trying to export the next Boston bombers.

03 Feb 2017 7:01 AM

Trump to accept refugee intake from Australia: Turnbull

Around 300 people were stopped or detained worldwide, while four federal judges moved to halt deportations.

30 Jan 2017 10:27 AM