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Australian court convicts Catholic archbishop for hiding child sex abuse

Philip Wilson, the archbishop of Adelaide, is expected to be sentenced by the court in June. He faces maximum penalty of two years in jail.

22 May 2018 12:44 PM

Indian student plunges 40 mtrs to death while taking selfie in Australia

Ankit was with friends when he slipped off the 40-metre precipice at The Gap, near the historic port town of Albany, the ABC news reported.

21 May 2018 3:35 PM

Pope aide Pell pleads not guilty, to stand trial on sexual abuse charges

'Not guilty', top aide to Pope Francis said loudly, without hesitation when asked his plea, a stance he has taken since first being charged.

01 May 2018 12:06 PM

Australia’s top cop quits force after ‘crude’ racist, sexist internet posts

'It is behaviour that is completely and utterly unacceptable at Victoria Police,' Victoria Police Chief Commissioner Ashton told reporters.

27 Feb 2018 11:28 AM

Flinders street incident: Indian among 19 injured as speeding truck mowed crowd

The 45-year-old Kaul was talking to his son while crossing the intersection when he was hit by the car.

21 Dec 2017 8:58 PM

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Win for Australian Hindus as watchdog rules ad featuring Lord Ganesh inappropriate

Members of the Hindu community of Australia filed a complaint claiming it had hurt their religious sentiments.

22 Nov 2017 3:12 PM

Australia captain Steve Smith labels 'captain's pick' claims as 'absolute garbage'

Smith's comments came as the selection looms over the highly-anticipated Ashes Test series against England.

03 Nov 2017 1:41 PM

Australia: Sikh family wins case over son wearing turban to Christian school

The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal ruled in parents’ favour, finding the school had discriminated against Sidhak, it said.

19 Sep 2017 3:22 PM

ExxonMobil slashes 20-year LNG price to India in bad omen for producers

India has been aggressive in seeking cheaper deals, also renegotiating a contract with Qatar in 2015.

11 Sep 2017 12:24 PM

Indian high commission takes up Ganesha lamb ad issue with Australia

In a video ad released by Meat and Livestock Australia, Lord Ganesha along with other religious figures is found to be ‘toasting lamb'.

08 Sep 2017 6:18 PM

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Australia: Hindus upset over Ganesha in lamb ad 'making the world a better place'

Indian Society of Western Australia spokesman Nitin Vashisht said the Ganesha ad was insensitive.

05 Sep 2017 8:12 PM

Survival of the fittest: Australian man drinks urine, walks 140 km after car crash

Police said Mason was treated for exposure and dehydration, but was otherwise in 'remarkably fine spirits'.

05 Sep 2017 10:08 AM

Engage in arbitration process with Cricket Australia: Michael Clarke to Aussie players

The players can't say no, the players have got to say yes because they've got to play, said Clarke

30 Jul 2017 2:49 PM

Get out of the bus: Police tells Sikh man in Australia to take off kirpan

Police boarded a commuter bus in Auckland on Tuesday after a Sikh man was seen carrying a ceremonial knife.

26 Jul 2017 3:01 PM

Cardinal George Pell denies charges of child sex abuse in Australian court

The number-three figure in the Vatican returned from Rome earlier in July to face the charges in Melbourne Magistrates Court.

26 Jul 2017 9:54 AM

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Australia braces for turmoil as pay dispute rages on

The sticking point remains the argument over a revenue share scheme which has underpinned contracts for 20 years.

29 Jun 2017 2:38 PM

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

ICC Champions Trophy: Pakistan fined for slow over-rate

Sarfraz Ahmed led from the front as he smashed an unbeaten half-century to guide Pakistan to a three-wicket win over Sri Lanka

13 Jun 2017 11:10 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

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