• Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020
  • Last Update : 12:34 am
Australia testing first suspected case...

Australia testing first suspected case...

Oceania

Tue, Jan 21 2020

Queensland's chief medical officer Jeannette Young said he was recovering at home

After fire, dust and hail play havoc...

After fire, dust and hail play havoc...

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Mon, Jan 20 2020

In Canberra, the national capital, cricket ball-sized hail stones smashed car windows on Monday

Floods, road closures in Australia as...

Floods, road closures in Australia as...

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Sat, Jan 18 2020

Fears of smoke from the fires disrupting the Australian Open tennis receded in Melbourne, where the main...

Relief as rain falls over Australian...

Relief as rain falls over Australian...

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Thu, Jan 16 2020

More rain was forecast for Friday and the weekend which, if it does fall, would be the most sustained...

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

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Thu, Jan 16 2020

The giant prehistoric trees were thought to be extinct until 1994

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

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Wed, Jan 15 2020

Bushfires are common during Australia's summer but this fire season started unusually early

Rain offers hope in Australian bushfire...

Rain offers hope in Australian bushfire...

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Tue, Jan 14 2020

Cool weather over recent days has already given some respite for exhausted firefighters

Koalas, wallabies endangered by Australia...

Koalas, wallabies endangered by Australia...

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Mon, Jan 13 2020

Huge wildfires have razed more than 27.7 million acres, nearly half the area of the United Kingdom, destroying...

Australian 'megablaze' brought under...

Australian 'megablaze' brought under...

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Mon, Jan 13 2020

The fire seared an area of national park three times the size of Greater London and lit several connected...

Australian prime minister's approval...

Australian prime minister's approval...

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Mon, Jan 13 2020

A poll was taken after Morrison announced a A$2 billion bushfire recovery fund and called out 3,000 army...

Australian PM proposes high-powered...

Australian PM proposes high-powered...

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Sun, Jan 12 2020

He admitted that once the fires started, some responses could have been different

Australian bushfires ease, promise reprieve...

Australian bushfires ease, promise reprieve...

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Sun, Jan 12 2020

Cooler temperatures and rainfall had eased conditions after Friday's strong southerly wind change...

Australia issues new evacuation alerts...

Australia issues new evacuation alerts...

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Thu, Jan 9 2020

A disaster notice in Victoria state, already in place for the past week, was extended by two days

Over 1 billion animals feared dead in...

Over 1 billion animals feared dead in...

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Wed, Jan 8 2020

Australia's wildfires season started earlier than normal following a three-year drought that has...

Snipers to cull up to 10,000 camels...

Snipers to cull up to 10,000 camels...

Oceania

Wed, Jan 8 2020

The five-day cull in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands is the first in the

Australia wildfires: The Irwin family...

Australia wildfires: The Irwin family...

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Tue, Jan 7 2020

Irwin's daughter, Bindi announced in a Friday Instagram post that the family's wildlife hospital...

Australia prepares for renewed bushfire...

Australia prepares for renewed bushfire...

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Tue, Jan 7 2020

Fires have razed more than 8 million hectares of land across Australia, killing 25 people

Australia uses bushfires breather to...

Australia uses bushfires breather to...

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Mon, Jan 6 2020

Authorities redoubled their efforts to provide supplies and repatriate thousands of people who have been...

Australian firefighters get brief reprieve...

Australian firefighters get brief reprieve...

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Sun, Jan 5 2020

As the immediate danger passed and cooler weather tempered the intensity of many fires, authorities began...

Power supply fears as troops called...

Power supply fears as troops called...

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Sat, Jan 4 2020

Temperatures soared above 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) and gale-force winds fanned hundreds of...

Australia urges people to flee as fires...

Australia urges people to flee as fires...

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Fri, Jan 3 2020

Victoria declared a state of disaster across areas home to about 100,000 people, with authorities urging...