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Australia tougher than ever on illegal boat arrivals Dec 5, 11:38 am
Canberra, Dec.5 (ANI): Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Scott Morrison, today said anti-people smuggling measures the Australian Government had introduced, including a ban on permanent protection visas for people who arrived before July 19 this year, demonstrated the strength of the Government's resolve.
Russell Crowe admits being 'map geek' Nov 7, 2:11 pm
Melbourne, November 7 (ANI): Russell Crowe has revealed that he is a map geek, while launching a cartography exhibition in Canberra.
Wellington, Oct. 30 (ANI): A public servant from Canberra, who got injured in a "vigorous" sex session in a country motel six years ago, has lost the case against the federal government for workers' compensation.
Sydney, Oct 17 (ANI): The coach of the domestic South Australian (SA) team has backed the side's captain and South African player Johan Botha to beat cricket's biomechanical experts for a third time following analysis of his 'suspect bowling action' in Canberra.
Australian FM to visit Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong Oct 11, 12:30 pm
Canberra, Oct. 11 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will visit Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong next week.
Canberra, Oct.10 (ANI): A research partnership between Australia and India could provide a solution to a number of energy concerns and ultimately reduce the reliance of both countries on imported fuels, according to a latest research statement from CSIRO, Australia's national science body.
Canberra, Sept. 19 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Thursday he respects Indonesia's sovereignty and he is confident that his government would be able to work effectively with Indonesia.
Oz to legalize same-sex marriage in Canberra before year end Sep 19, 4:14 pm
Beijing, Sept. 19 (ANI): The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) government will introduce the Marriage Equality Bill into the Legislative Assembly before the end of the year to legalize same-sex marriage in Canberra.
Australia's new government sworn in Sep 18, 12:48 pm
Canberra, Sept. 18 (ANI): Tony Abbott and his new cabinet have been sworn in by the Governor-General Quentin Bryce at the Government House in Canberra.
Australian PM-elect Tony Abbott reveals new cabinet line-up Sep 16, 2:58 pm
Sydney, Sept. 16 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister-elect Tony Abbott has revealed his new cabinet line-up at a press conference in Parliament House of Canberra.
Australia issues warning for Australians in Syria to leave Aug 30, 2:34 pm
Canberra, Aug. 30 (Xinhua-ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr on Friday issued a warning to Australians registered as being in Syria to leave the country immediately, 'ahead of any international response to last week's suspected chemical weapons attack in Damascus'.
Canberra man lodges fork in penis for sexual gratification Aug 19, 1:58 pm
Melbourne, August 19 (ANI): In a bizarre incident, a 70-year-old Canberra man managed to lodge a 10cm long fork in his penis.
Social media behaviour can get you sacked from workplace Aug 19, 10:39 am
Sydney, Aug. 19 (ANI): When an interior designer tried to connect to potential customers via LinkedIn for his after work hours business, he got a termination letter from his original job in return.
Australia, Nauru ink pact on unauthorised maritime arrivals Aug 6, 12:19 pm
Canberra, Aug.6 (ANI): Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has signed an arrangement with the President of the Republic of Nauru, Baron Waqa, regarding unauthorised maritime arrivals.
Julia Gillard ousted as Labor leader, Australian PM Jun 26, 5:35 pm
Canberra (Australia), June 26 (ANI): Australia's first female prime minister, Julia Gillard, was sacked by her party and replaced by Kevin Rudd, the man she ousted three years ago.
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A new animal study has found that short-term use of antidepressants, combined with stress and a high-fat diet, is associated with long-term increases in body weight.
Antony visit: India, Australia agree to continue defence consultations and cooperation Jun 5, 11:37 am
Perth/Canberra (Australia), June 5 (ANI): Defence Ministers of India and Australia-A K Antony and Stephen Smith have agreed to continue and enhance bilateral defence consultations and cooperation, besides discussing issues concerning the Asia-Pacific and Indian Ocean regions in bilateral and multilateral fora.
Rotating house in Oz up for grabs May 14, 10:43 am
Melbourne, May 14 (ANI): A house in Canberra north that can rotate 360 degrees at the touch of a button is up for auction and is expected to fetch just over 1 million dollars.
New happiness tracking software can judge mood in photos Apr 28, 1:13 pm
London, April 28 (ANI): Now you can pick out the happiest snaps from a wedding or judge the changing mood of a crowd using new software developed by an Indian origin scientist and his colleagues.
Lone-wolf terrorists radicalized via online forums biggest threat to Australia, says federal police Apr 22, 11:44 am
Sydney, Apr. 22 (ANI): Australian Federal Police Commissioner Tony Negus has said 'lone wolf' potential terrorists radicalising the country are of grave concern to authorities.
Sydney, Apr. 11 (ANI): A bus firm in Canberra has launched an investigation into reports of racial abuse targeting a group of international students on Tuesday.
Men's sex chromosome is doomed, says scientist Apr 2, 5:08 pm
Melbourne, Apr. 2 (ANI): The poorly designed Y chromosome, which makes men is degrading rapidly and will disappear, even if humans are still around, an evolutionary geneticist has claimed.
Julia Gillard remains as Australian Labor Party leader Mar 21, 1:44 pm
Canberra, March 21 (Xinhua-ANI): Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has retained the leadership of the Labor party on Thursday after former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has declared he won't stand in the Labor leadership ballot in the Australian Labor Party (ALP) caucus.
Aussies overwhelmingly back foreign students to stay in country after studies: Survey Feb 26, 4:03 pm
Sydney, Feb. 26 (ANI): Nearly three-quarters of Australians believe international students should be encouraged to stay in the country after completing their university studies, a survey has revealed.
Brothels safer place to work, says ex-prostitute Feb 26, 3:36 pm
Canberra, Feb. 26 (ANI): A former Canberra sex worker has told students, or "sugar babies", who are involved in sex work, that they should be working in brothels rather than relying on online prostitution organisations.
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