Australia


Australian bank charges dead client service fee for a decade

2018-04-19 23:01

An Australian government inquiry has heard that financial advisers working for Australia's largest bank continued charging clients service fees after they died.

Canadian drug mule sentenced in Australia for cocaine cruise

2018-04-18 22:54

An Australian court has sentenced a Canadian woman to eight years in prison for her part in an attempt to smuggle cocaine worth $16m into Sydney in luggage aboard a luxury cruise ship.

Shark attacks cause cancellation of World Surf League event

2018-04-18 14:07

A professional surfing event off Western Australia has been called off two days after two shark attacks took place nearby.

Large bushfire burns near homes on Sydney outskirts

2018-04-16 10:21

Hundreds of firefighters have been battling a large bushfire that was raging near Sydney suburbs, with authorities saying it was "miraculous" no houses had been damaged and no one had been injured.

Australian Muslim activist 'kicked out of US'

2018-04-12 12:10

A high-profile Australian author and Muslim activist says she was refused entry to the United States and put on a plane home after arriving for a speaking engagement.

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WATCH: Team SA dazzles at the Commonwealth Games

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Australian farm sells melons after fatal listeria outbreak

2018-04-10 11:05

An Australian farm has recommended selling melons despite them being blamed for an outbreak of the deadly listeria bacteria that the World Health Organisation has said killed seven people and caused a miscarriage in Australia.

Australian leader regrets setting opinion poll benchmark

2018-04-09 19:02

Australia's prime minister says he regrets using a lengthy streak of bad opinion polls to justify ousting his predecessor three years ago.

SA man crosses continents to donate kidney to cousin - report

2018-04-07 07:22

A South African man left his home and job to move to Perth in order to donate one of his kidneys to his second cousin, who he had never met before, reports an Australian TV station.

'Fanboost' - Formula E puts power in the hands of fans

2018-04-05 15:00

'Fanboost' is a campaign by the FIA Formula E series that has the potential to radically change the way fans engage with the sports they love.

 

Researchers find 'catastrophic' coral die-off on Great Barrier Reef

2018-04-19 14:33

Australia's Great Barrier Reef has suffered a "catastrophic die-off" of coral during an extended heatwave, threatening a broader range of reef life than previously feared, a report has revealed.

SA 'took strong exception' to Australian travel advisory

2018-04-18 15:43

Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu says a recent Australian travel advisory about South Africa contains misleading information about South Africa.

Shark attack suspends elite surfing competition in Australia

2018-04-16 13:04

A man has suffered leg injuries after he was attacked by a shark off Australia's southwestern coast, forcing authorities to shut down a nearby international surfing competition.

Ricciardo criticises Bottas after Bahrain GP

2018-04-13 12:14

Daniel Ricciardo may be staking a claim on the seat alongside Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes for 2019.

Quiet diplomacy over Guptas won't deliver Ramaphosa's 'new dawn'

2018-04-12 08:30

In any normal and proud democratic country, the arrest of citizen Justin van Pletzen after filming Ajay Gupta in Dubai would have sparked a huge diplomatic row, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Archbishop denies in Australian court knowledge of paedophile

2018-04-11 13:45

A Roman Catholic archbishop has denied under oath in an Australian court that two former altar boys ever told him that they had been sexually abused by a priest.

WATCH: Skateboarder misjudges traffic, crashes into car

2018-04-10 09:59

Dash-cam footage shows the moment a skateboarder misjudges oncoming traffic and hits the side of a car.

Prince Charles backs 'blue economy' to save Barrier Reef

2018-04-09 10:55

Prince Charles has called for a "blue economy" to promote the sustainable use of ocean resources and save Australia's Great Barrier Reef, as he visits the World Heritage-listed ecosystem.

Eight arrested in Australia over incest, child abuse claims

2018-04-06 10:19

Eight people have been arrested across Australia, police say, following a lengthy investigation into disturbing allegations of incest and child abuse.

Sisulu welcomes Australia's retraction of visas for farmers comment

2018-04-02 15:04

Minister of International Relations and Cooperation Lindiwe Sisulu has welcomed the retraction of a statement made by an Australian minister last month about granting visas to white South African farmers.

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