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Fans shake pelvis as Elvis Express departs Sydney

Peak hour travellers were serenaded by tribute acts performing on a stage erected on the platform.

13 Jan 2017 6:37 AM

Strong dollar lifts Japan shares, crimps commodities

US dollar held near 14-year peaks on Wednesday as an abundance of upbeat global economic data.

04 Jan 2017 10:12 AM

Dollar holds firm, upbeat China data lifts Aussie

China's foreign exchange regulator said on Saturday that the $50,000 annual individual quota will remain unchanged.

03 Jan 2017 8:11 AM

Residents take to the hills as powerful quake hits Solomon Islands

The huge underwater quake triggered a tsunami warning for a wide swath of the South Pacific.

09 Dec 2016 1:16 PM

Judge declines hearing woman's evidence until she takes off veil

Elzahed refused to take off her burqa and she failed to turn up to the fourth day on November 30 of the hearing.

02 Dec 2016 3:34 PM


ICC charges Faf du Plessis with ball tampering

A hearing will now be held by Andy Pycroft of the ICC match referees panel.

18 Nov 2016 1:33 PM

Hohns to lead Oz selection panel as Marsh quits

Former Australia captain Greg Chappell, who was the national talent manager, has also been added to the panel in a temporary position.

17 Nov 2016 10:42 AM

Australian police find baby koala in woman’s bag

The Australian police made one of their more unusual finds when they uncovered a baby koala hidden in the bag of a woman they stopped in the street, in Brisbane, Queensland on Monday. (Photo: AFP)

08 Nov 2016 2:24 AM

Mark Taylor bats for four-day Tests

Former Australia captain Mark Taylor has pitched in to the debate on how to revive spectator interest in test cricket, calling for the game’s longest format to be shortened by a day to encourage more

03 Nov 2016 2:38 AM

Inquest focus turns to response and policy

The fourth day of the Phillip Hughes inquest in Sydney has moved away from analysis of the on-field play leading up to the batsman being fatally struck and onto the medical emergency policies and proc

14 Oct 2016 12:36 AM


Bowler left dazed by fatal delivery to Phillip Hughes

Australian cricketer Sean Abbott was left upset and dazed for days after he bowled the ball which fatally injured batsman Phillip Hughes, a coroner’s inquest has been told.

13 Oct 2016 2:11 AM

Form counts ahead of India tour: Australia coach

Coach Darren Lehmann knows it would be far from unprecedented for a player to earn Test selection based on performances in limited-overs Cricket.

11 Sep 2016 11:38 PM

Drones give rare glimpse of Australian whales

An undated photo shows rare image of a white calf swimming with its mother off the coast of Western Australia as part of a project. (Photo: AFP)

07 Sep 2016 6:35 AM

Man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ kills British in Australia

A young British woman was killed and a British man critically hurt after a Frenchman allegedly stabbed three people while saying “Allahu Akbar” at an Australian backpacker’s hostel, the police said on

25 Aug 2016 6:43 AM

1.5 kg beast of a truffle is found in Australia

A hand out photo taken on August 19, 2016 shows a large truffle being weighted by Stuart Dunbar, who removed it from the earth on his Victorian property in Yarra Valley. Dunbar has uncovered what is thought to be the largest black truffle ever grown in the country, a 1,511 gram delicacy which could also be a world-beater. (Photo: AFP)

24 Aug 2016 2:14 AM


Rio 2016: Aussies go Down and Under

Australians are seeking answers after their expensively-funded swimmers struggled to redeem themselves at the Rio Olympics after a disastrous showing in London four years ago.

14 Aug 2016 11:36 PM

MH370 plunged into sea at 20,000 feet a minute

Missing MH370 plunged into the ocean at high speed — up to 20,000 feet a minute — reinforcing analysis that the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crashed in the current search zone, a report said on Tuesd

10 Aug 2016 6:24 AM

New wing part could reveal MH370 clues, hopes Australia

Australian MH370 search authorities are hopeful a wing part found in Tanzania will shed light on how the flight crashed, amid a lack of public information on debris found a year ago.

02 Aug 2016 6:33 AM

Australia to detain terrorists indefinitely

High-risk terror offenders may be kept in jail after their sentences finish, Australian officials said Monday as they move to tighten security laws following attacks in the United States and Europe.

26 Jul 2016 6:34 AM

Russian breaks world’s Fossett’s balloon record

Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov floats at more than 6,000 metres above an area close to Northam, Australia, in his hot-air balloon as he makes a record attempt to fly solo in a balloon around the world nonstop. (Photo: AP)

24 Jul 2016 12:42 AM