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Oceania

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

Donald Trump wants to 'stay engaged' on climate: Rex Tillerson

Trump's decision, which has been roundly denounced was based on his belief that it 'did not serve the American people', Tillerson said.

05 Jun 2017 12:51 PM

Malaysia Airlines traveller threatens to blow up plane, flight returns to Melbourne

A 25-year-old Sri Lankan man attempted to enter the cockpit clutching an electronic device and created panic among passengers.

01 Jun 2017 11:01 AM

India won't include Australia in naval drills, fears China backlash

India’s ties with Beijing have soured over a territorial dispute in the Himalayas and China's military support of Pakistan.

31 May 2017 1:23 PM

In a first, Australia to cancel passports for convicted paedophiles

The move follows recent high-profile cases of child abuse overseas including 1 where 11 Indonesian girls were sexually exploited in Bali.

30 May 2017 3:33 PM

US senator calls Russia’s Putin bigger threat than ISIS

Republican John McCain said Russia's alleged meddling in elections was a danger to democracy.

30 May 2017 8:18 AM