Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 | Last Update : 11:06 AM IST

Oceania

Pope Francis aide charged with multiple child sex offences, denies claims

Deputy Commissioner Shane Patton did not give details citing the need to preserve the integrity of the judicial process.

29 Jun 2017 10:01 AM

Australia: Former café owners force Indian worker to return pay; fined

The worker, an Indian national in his late 20s, was threatened with visa cancellation if he didn’t pay back 18,000 dollars.

20 Jun 2017 3:17 PM

Australia announces online visa application facility for Indians

In the first four months of 2017, Australia granted more than 65,000 visitor visas to Indian nationals.

19 Jun 2017 12:34 PM

China Eastern plane makes emergency landing in Australia due to faulty engine

Terrified passengers described a massive din soon after flight MU736 took off from Sydney Airport at 8.30 pm (local time) on Sunday.

12 Jun 2017 9:05 AM

Overly sociable dog fails to make final cut for Queensland Police Service

The over-friendly canine was offered a new job working for the Governor of Queensland, where he holds the official title of Vice-Regal Dog.

11 Jun 2017 3:00 PM

Australia facing 'growing threat' from islamist terrorism: PM Malcolm Turnbull

This terrorist attack by a known criminal a man who was only recently released on parole is a shocking, cowardly crime', said PM Turnbull.

06 Jun 2017 2:22 PM

Note found near Australian airplane toilet; 1 arrested over bomb threat

Police said they took less than 5 minutes after the plane landed at a regional airport to get the passengers off.

06 Jun 2017 1:21 PM

Islamic State jihadists claim Melbourne hostage incident

Australian officials are growing increasingly concerned over the threat of militant attacks.

06 Jun 2017 6:47 AM

Woman held hostage in Melbourne, police shoot man dead to rescue her

According to reports, the police operation was launched at the Bay Street apartment in Brighton following reports of an explosion.

05 Jun 2017 3:16 PM

Australian couple arrested after 2-yr-old daughter dies of burn injuries from hot bath

Emergency services were alerted on Thursday when Maddilyn had a cardiac arrest.

05 Jun 2017 3:00 PM