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Australian woman who killed 8 children deemed of ‘unsound mind’, not charged

Under Queensland state law, a person found to be of unsound mind at the time of an offence, cannot face further criminal proceedings.

04 May 2017 12:54 PM

Muslim cleric shames random woman with sleazy pictures at Sydney airport

Sheikh, also being a video blogger, had made a viral video for his Facebook page, which instructs both young men and girls on how to dress.

01 May 2017 6:10 PM

I was part of ISIS, want to bomb Parliament: Uber driver threatens Aussie woman

The woman was petrified when the driver asked her ‘if she'd ever eaten human flesh’.

01 May 2017 3:13 PM

Australia: Indian couple racially abused for requesting seat on bench

Patel said that despite his requesting the woman for a seat next to her, she attacked the couple verbally.

29 Apr 2017 4:14 PM

Australian PM to meet Trump, mark 75th anniversary of WW II naval battle

US and Australian naval and air forces fought the Japanese during the Battle of the Coral Sea on May 4-8, 1942.

26 Apr 2017 10:13 AM

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North Korea warns Australia of nuclear strike if it 'toes US line'

A media report said that Australia was shielding a hostile US policy of nuclear threats and blackmail against North Korea.

23 Apr 2017 8:07 AM

Australia: Teen drugged, threatened by boyfriend, brutally stabs man to death

The girl, Thompson was charged with murder but pleaded guilty since she feared her family’s safety.

21 Apr 2017 1:15 PM

Kiwis first: New Zealand tightens immigration rules, Indians may be affected

The changes come a day after Australia said it would scrap a temporary visa for skilled overseas workers.

19 Apr 2017 2:12 PM

Australia's foreign visa programme changes spark cheers, fears

Australia drew comparisons to moves by US President Donald Trump to tighten skilled-worker visa rules on Tuesday.

19 Apr 2017 1:31 PM

Australia govt abolishes visa programme used largely by Indians

The programme known as 457 visa allows business to employ foreign workers for a period up to four years in skilled jobs.

18 Apr 2017 1:14 PM

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Family witness shark kill teenage daughter off Australia

Laeticia Brouwer was on holiday and went surfing with her father near Wylie Bay late Monday afternoon, police said.

18 Apr 2017 12:49 PM

Woman escapes train accident after ignoring warning at Auckland crossing

Auckland Transport rail services manager Craig Inger said it was dangerous if people used their phone or earphones at the crossing.

09 Apr 2017 10:13 AM

Pak man stabbed in Australia by 2 boys, dies; ISIS link suspected

Prime Minister Turnbull said the murder of the service station employee in Queanbeyan ‘underline’ the govt's concerns about terrorism.

07 Apr 2017 1:39 PM

Pak man stabbed by 2 Australian boys in ‘horrific crime spree’, dies

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the attacks were concerning enough to involve the Joint Counter Terrorism Team.

07 Apr 2017 1:05 PM

Australia: High on meth, man crashes car, kills 14-month-old daughter

Nguyen, ashamed of his act, pleaded guilty before judge in the SA District Court during a trial.

06 Apr 2017 3:47 PM

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Hundreds evacuated after New Zealand river levee fails

Local authorities declared a state of emergency after the levee failed in the town of Edgecumbe on the North Island.

06 Apr 2017 12:46 PM

Post cyclone Debbie, flood-ravaged Australia under goes big clean-up

At least two people were killed and three remain missing after torrential rain and powerful winds in Australia.

03 Apr 2017 9:27 AM

Now, Australia beefs up security checks for flights from Middle East

These new measures do not include the bans on electronic devices being used in cabins on passenger flights.

01 Apr 2017 8:45 PM

Australia: Mother, daughter raped; accused jailed for 18 years

A few months later, Bulduck also raped the woman’s teenage daughter by jumping into her bedroom.

29 Mar 2017 3:29 PM

Cyclone-ravaged Australia like 'a war zone'

'This rainfall is likely to lead to major river flooding over a broad area this week', Bureau of Meteorology said.

29 Mar 2017 2:11 PM

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