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Australia's Victoria declares disaster,...

Australia's Victoria declares disaster,...

Oceania

Sun, Aug 2 2020

Melbourne, Australia's second-largest city already under a reimposed six-week stay-home order, has...

Media scion James Murdoch quits News...

Media scion James Murdoch quits News...

Oceania

Sat, Aug 1 2020

James Murdoch's decision hastens his disengagement from the family media empire, which grew from...

Australia unveils law forcing tech giants...

Australia unveils law forcing tech giants...

Oceania

Fri, Jul 31 2020

In addition to payment for content, the code covers issues like access to user data, transparency of...

US, Australia seek new military cooperation...

US, Australia seek new military cooperation...

North America

Wed, Jul 29 2020

The cooperation will 'strengthen our shared ability to contribute to regional security and to deter...

China halts HK extradition treaties...

China halts HK extradition treaties...

East Asia

Tue, Jul 28 2020

China has accused the countries of interfering in its internal affairs and defended the security law...

Study: Estimated 3bn animals affected...

Study: Estimated 3bn animals affected...

Oceania

Tue, Jul 28 2020

The study by scientists from several Australian universities said the wildlife hit included 143 million...

New Zealand suspends extradition treaty...

New Zealand suspends extradition treaty...

Oceania

Tue, Jul 28 2020

China is New Zealand’s largest trading partner

Australia posts daily Covid-19 record,...

Australia posts daily Covid-19 record,...

Oceania

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Victoria currently has more than 4,500 active cases after weeks of triple digits daily rises

Australia suffers deadliest day of...

Australia suffers deadliest day of...

Oceania

Sun, Jul 26 2020

Australia has dodged the worst ravages of the pandemic so far, logging just 14,000 cases in total --...

Australia rejects Beijing's South China...

Australia rejects Beijing's South China...

Oceania

Sat, Jul 25 2020

'There is no legal basis for China to draw straight baselines connecting the outermost points of...

WHO: Fearful Papua New Guinea calls...

WHO: Fearful Papua New Guinea calls...

Oceania

Thu, Jul 23 2020

National pandemic response controller David Manning expressed 'serious concerns on the alarming rate...

Melbourne orders compulsory masks as...

Melbourne orders compulsory masks as...

Oceania

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The mandatory mask order allows police to issue fines of $140 to anyone who refuses to cover their face...

Australia changes int'l student visa...

Australia changes int'l student visa...

Oceania

Wed, Jul 22 2020

These changes will ensure that international students are not worse off due to the Covid-19 pandemic,...

Australia posts record number of new...

Australia posts record number of new...

Oceania

Wed, Jul 22 2020

Melbourne residents will be required to wear masks outside from midnight -- making the city the first...

TikTok under scrutiny in Australia over...

TikTok under scrutiny in Australia over...

Oceania

Mon, Jul 20 2020

Two of the three directors of the new Australian TikTok operation are senior executives of Chinese parent...

Australia PM delays parliament as coronavirus...

Australia PM delays parliament as coronavirus...

Oceania

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews left open the possibility of further curbs, urging people not to leave...

Australian researchers invent 20-minute...

Australian researchers invent 20-minute...

Oceania

Fri, Jul 17 2020

Their test, using 25 microlitres of plasma from blood samples, looks for agglutination, or a clustering...

New Zealand mosque shooter to represent...

NZ mosque shooter to represent himself...

Oceania

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Australian national Brenton Tarrant will be sentenced on August 24 on 51 murder convictions, 40 of attempted...

Australia offers safe haven to Hong...

Australia offers safe haven to Hong...

Oceania

Thu, Jul 9 2020

Beijing shot back, condemning the Australian announcements as violations of 'fundamental principles...

Millions under new Australia lockdown...

Millions under new Australia lockdown...

Oceania

Thu, Jul 9 2020

In Melbourne, five million people began a new lockdown just weeks after earlier restrictions ended as...

New Zealand police warned of another...

New Zealand police warned of another...

Oceania

Tue, Jul 7 2020

Armed with semi-automatic weapons, Australian Brenton Tarrant, a suspected white supremacist, attacked...