Australia


Dad who raped and pimped daughter jailed

2016-06-23 11:10

An Australian who repeatedly raped his daughter and organised for strangers to abuse her while he watched was jailed for 22-and-a-half years, telling police "it was fun while it lasted".

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WATCH: This is why aquaplaning is dangerous

With winter hitting South Africa, aquaplaning can be incredibly dangerous - watch the moment this driver loses control of their car while driving on a wet road.

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Australia PM vows gay marriage vote despite homophobia fears

2016-06-20 12:18

Australia's prime minister has insisted a referendum on legalising same-sex marriage will be held this year if his government is re-elected despite the Labor opposition calling it "a taxpayer-funded platform for homophobia".

Australian prime minister regrets inviting anti-gay cleric

2016-06-17 14:55

Australia's prime minister says he would not have invited a senior imam to a multi-faith dinner if he had been aware of the Muslim cleric's anti-gay preaching.

Australia teen charged with terror offences

2016-06-15 16:21

A teenager was charged in Australia with preparing for or planning a terrorist attack after authorities were alerted by social media posts.

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'The gap is closing between the Northern and Southern hemisphere'

With England And Ireland recording wins against Southern Hemisphere opposition this past weekend, and Wales running the All Blacks close for large parts of their encounter, is the Northern Hemisphere 'catching up'? Sport24 weigh in. Watch.

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Tourism body urges industry to be vigilant following terror alerts

2016-06-07 16:41

The Tourism Business Council of South Africa has urged the local travel and tourism industry to be vigilant following terror alerts issued by the US, Britain and Australia.

Australian govt also warns citizens in SA after US terror alert

2016-06-06 16:58

The Australian government has now also issued an advisory to its citizens to exercise a “high degree of caution” in South Africa following the US’s warning about a high risk of terror attacks.

Woman killed by shark 'bigger than boat' in Australia

2016-06-05 12:05

A woman has been fatally mauled by a huge shark - described by witnesses as larger than their boat - near the western Australian city of Perth.

Australian politician says the elephant he slaughtered and ate was ‘delicious’

2016-06-02 10:21

Australian politician Robert Borsak described in detail killing an elephant in Zimbabwe and eating it, saying 'I think it tastes as good as the best Wagyu beef'.

 

South African, Australians kidnapped in Nigeria

2016-06-22 18:52

A South African is among three foreign nationals and two Nigerians kidnapped in the country's southeast after their vehicle was attacked, police say.

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WATCH: Bizzare bakkie driver rams car

Frightening dash-cam footage shows a bakkie driver slam into a vehicle ahead. The driver was allegedly under the influence of drugs and charged.

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Australia taxes foreign home buyers as affordability bites

2016-06-19 12:18

Sydney is imposing new taxes on foreigners buying homes as concerns grow that Chinese investors are killing the "Great Australian Dream" of owning property.

Australian cattle 'sledgehammered' in Vietnam abattoirs

2016-06-17 06:07

Vietnamese abattoir workers have been filmed using sledgehammers to bludgeon Australian cattle, activists say.

British anti-gay cleric has Australian visa cancelled

2016-06-15 10:50

A British Muslim cleric who once preached that gays should be put to death has left Australia after his visa was cancelled, with authorities saying it is unlikely he will ever be allowed back.

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BMW M2 vs Merc-AMG A45 vs Audi RS3: Which is fastest?

The ultimate sub-R800k performance car shootout - Watch former World Rally Championship driver Chris Atkinson set lap times behind the wheel of a Audi RS3, BMW M2 and Mercedes-AMG A45.

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No need to panic over terror alerts - Home Affairs

2016-06-06 18:47

The Department of Home Affairs says South Africans should not panic following a travel warning by the British High Commission.

3 die in floodwaters as strong storm lashes east Australia

2016-06-06 11:34

Three people have been killed in floodwaters from a strong storm that pounded Australia's east coast over the weekend.

Surfer dies after losing leg in Australian shark attack

2016-06-04 15:23

A surfer who lost a leg in an Australian shark attack has died in hospital, police said, saying his injuries were too severe for him to survive.

Man's leg ripped off in Australia shark attack

2016-06-01 09:50

A surfer was critical after a shark ripped off his leg in an attack in Australia's west with witnesses recounting how "all hell broke loose" as his board was snapped in half.

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