2 powerful cyclones spinning toward north Australian coast

2019-03-22 17:15

Two powerful cyclones are spinning toward Australia's sparsely populated north where around 2 000 people have been evacuated from the east coast of the Northern Territory ahead of strong winds, mountainous waves and flooding rain.

Australian who egged senator to donate raised funds to victims

2019-03-20 05:21

An Australian teen, who egged a far-right senator over his offensive comments about the New Zealand mosque attacks, will donate majority of the money raised for his legal fees to the victims of the shootings, according to the fundraising page set up by his supporter.

WATCH: Valtteri Bottas, version 2019, has breakthrough win at the Australian GP

2019-03-18 09:14

The 2019 version of Valtteri Bottas is leading a Formula One championship for the first time after winning the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

WATCH: Australian senator egged after racist comments about NZ mosque attack

2019-03-16 10:57

A far-right Australian senator had to be restrained by security officials on Saturday after punching a young man protesting his offensive comments about the Christchurch mosque attacks.

Ferrari lead F1 in commercial appeal, but McLaren poised to compete

2019-03-14 15:13

Despite a lack of recent success on the track in terms of titles, Ferrari are still the team to beat off the track when it comes to securing commercial revenue in Formula 1 says Sportcal, a GlobalData company.

F1 community pays respects to late race director Charlie Whiting

2019-03-14 09:45

Formula 1's long-serving and widely respected race director Charlie Whiting died suddenly in Melbourne. The sport's community were quick to pay tribute to the 66-year-old, here's what they had to say.

Winter in Australia will disappear by 2050, new research claims

2019-03-14 05:15

A "new summer" with sustained temperature peaks sometimes well above 40ºC will become normal.

Cardinal Pell victim says 'hard to take comfort' from sentencing

2019-03-13 11:32

The former choirboy molested by Australian Cardinal George Pell led the response to his sentencing, saying it was "hard to take comfort" from his six-year jail term.

WATCH: Top World news videos you can't miss today

2019-03-13 07:44

UK Parliament strongly rejects Brexit deal | EU joins Boeing 737 MAX ban but US keeps flying ; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH NOW.

F1: Mercedes weaker without Lauda claims Red Bull boss

2019-03-12 10:11

Mercedes' Formula 1 team is weaker without Niki Lauda at the track. That is the view of Christian Horner.


Australia moving 2 000 people from powerful cyclone's path

2019-03-21 11:33

Australia is evacuating about 2 000 people from part of northern Australia ahead of a powerful cyclone expected to hit.

F1: Surprises galore in first GP of the year

2019-03-18 13:27

'The sport is never short of intrigue. But it is rare for F1 to dish up a surprise of the magnitude we experienced over the weekend in the opening Grand Prix of the 2019 season, in Melbourne, Australia,' writes Egmont Sippel.

WATCH: Australian premier sides with egger against egged senator

2019-03-17 13:00

Australia's prime minister has suggested an anti-Muslim senator should be charged after he hit a teen who cracked a raw egg over the legislator's head.

Australian GP: Mercedes lead the way in opening practice sessions

2019-03-15 09:21

Five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton picked up where he left off last season and was joined by team mate Valtteri Bottas as the Mercedes drivers posted the top times in practice at the Australian Grand Prix.

Pundits applaud Kubica's F1 comeback at the Australian GP

2019-03-14 12:44

Robert Kubica had just tried to make light of his long and mentally taxing time out of Formula 1 in his typically self-effacing way when fellow driver Daniel Ricciardo took up the theme.

F1 director Charlie Whiting dies on eve of new season

2019-03-14 08:38

The governing body for international auto racing says its Formula 1 director Charlie Whiting has died from a pulmonary embolism.

Confident Hamilton predicts 'toughest battle yet' with Ferrari

2019-03-13 13:04

Lewis Hamilton believes Ferrari have the edge going into the opening Grand Prix of the season in Melbourne, but the Mercedes ace remains quietly confident in his bid for a sixth world title.

WATCH: Australian cardinal sentenced to prison for child sex abuse

2019-03-13 08:33

Australian judge sentenced the most senior Catholic to be convicted of child sex abuse to six years in prison for molesting two choirboys in a Melbourne cathedral more than 20 years ago.

Verstappen says no win for Red Bull-Honda in Australia

2019-03-12 11:59

Max Verstappen has played down his chances of winning this weekend's 2019 season opener.

WATCH: Aussies leap into river with homemade flying machines at Birdman Rally

2019-03-11 21:47

Clinging onto an assortment of homemade aircraft with cardboard wings, Star Wars spacecraft imitations and balloons, gleeful Australians plunge off a ramp to enjoy a split-second moment in the air - before dipping into the Yarra River.

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