• Monday, Dec 09, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:09 pm
Skin-crawling discovery: 'body farm'...

Skin-crawling discovery: 'body farm'...

Oceania

Fri, Sep 13 2019

Officially known as the Australian Facility for Taphonomic Experimental Research (AFTER), the farm is...

New Zealand tightens gun laws again...

New Zealand tightens gun laws again...

Oceania

Fri, Sep 13 2019

Under the new legislation, a registry will be set up that is designed to track ownership of every legally...

Australia intercepts Sri Lankan boat...

Australia intercepts Sri Lankan boat...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 2 2019

Asylum-seekers who reach Australia are sent to Australian-run detention camps in Papua New Guinea and...

'Let them stay': Aussies rally against...

'Let them stay': Aussies rally against...

Oceania

Sun, Sep 1 2019

In Melbourne, where the family spent almost 18 months in detention, up to a thousand people turned out,...

Knife-wielding man goes on Sydney rampage,...

Knife-wielding man goes on Sydney rampage,...

Oceania

Tue, Aug 13 2019

A 21-year-old woman was found dead in an apartment building and a second woman, 41, was taken to hospital...

Evidence of 'Herculean' parrot found...

Evidence of 'Herculean' parrot found...

Oceania

Wed, Aug 7 2019

The parrot has been named Heracles inexpectatus to reflect its Herculean size and strength -- and the...

Australia to 'lift veil' on Facebook,...

Australia to 'lift veil' on Facebook,...

Oceania

Fri, Jul 26 2019

The move tightens the regulatory screws on the online platforms

10,000 guns, parts handed over in New...

10,000 guns, parts handed over in New...

Oceania

Sun, Jul 21 2019

The buy-back comes four months after a lone gunman with semi-automatic weapons attacked Muslims attending...

Police: New Zealand's first gun buyback...

Police: New Zealand's first gun buyback...

Oceania

Sun, Jul 14 2019

The event was the first of 258 planned until the end of the year, to compensate owners of newly banned...

New Zealanders give up weapons after...

New Zealanders give up weapons after...

Oceania

Sat, Jul 13 2019

The government, with support from opposition parties, immediately rushed through legislation to tighten...

Gunmen massacre 18, including children,...

Gunmen massacre 18, including children,...

Oceania

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Violence has long ravaged the poor but resource-rich Pacific Ocean nation, but the scale of the latest...

NZ man jailed for sharing video of mass...

NZ man jailed for sharing video of mass...

Oceania

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Radio New Zealand said Philip Arps, 44, pleaded guilty to two charges of distributing objectionable material...

Anger as Christchurch mosque accused...

Anger as Christchurch mosque accused...

Oceania

Fri, Jun 14 2019

His smiling demeanour enraged survivors still reeling from the worst massacre in New Zealand

Bangladeshi student sentenced to 42...

Bangladeshi gets 42yrs jail for IS-inspired...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

Shoma was sentenced in the Melbourne Supreme Court after she stabbed Roger Singaravelu in an IS-inspired...

Australian police raid ABC amid media...

Australian police raid ABC amid media...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

ABC executives said police searched the corporation's offices in Sydney

Shooter kills four in Australian city...

Shooter kills four in Australian city...

Oceania

Wed, Jun 5 2019

A suspect had been arrested

Australia's 'Egg Boy' donates $70,000...

Australia's 'Egg Boy' donates $70,000...

Oceania

Wed, May 29 2019

Will Connolly, 17, came to prominence when he 'egged' far-right Senator Fraser Anning at a news...

Police: Christchurch attacker charged...

Police: Christchurch attacker charged...

Oceania

Tue, May 21 2019

He is currently in a high security prison undergoing tests determining mental fitness to stand

Conservatives keep power in 'miracle'...

Conservatives keep power in 'miracle'...

Oceania

Sat, May 18 2019

The result was a monumental upset and a failure by pollsters

Australia's conservative government...

Australia's conservative government...

Oceania

Sat, May 18 2019

The results stand in stark contrast to pre-election polls, which had predicted centre-left Labor would...

100 displaced on remote island by Papua...

100 displaced on remote island by Papua...

Oceania

Fri, May 17 2019

The magnitude 7.5 tremblor late Tuesday sent residents running from their homes for safety and sparked...