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Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott was taken to task on social media for tweeting a "cringe-worthy" photo of himself with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe posing by a giant tyre.
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In a fascinating finding, NASA’s rover Curiosity`s camera has spotted a rock on Mars that looks like Australia.
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In a fresh finding, marine biologists have found that fish living in the mesopelagic zones form 95 per cent of the world`s fish biomass.
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A fast-moving wildfire destroyed at least 40 homes in western Australia`s Perth, officials said Monday, with one man dying as he prepared for the approaching inferno.
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Iron ore miners were waiting for conditions to ease before assessing damage caused by a cyclone that ripped across northwest Australia on Tuesday, closing ports and threatening mining operations in the sparsely-populated Pilbara region.
Last Updated: Monday, December 30, 2013, 13:31
A powerful cyclone packing expected winds of more than 200 kilometres an hour was threatening Australia`s west coast Monday, forcing towns into lockdown and shutting iron ore operations.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 19:07
A young sea eagle stole a video camera that was surveying crocodiles in Western Australia and inadvertently recorded its 110-kilometre-long eventful journey in high definition.
Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 15:35
Cricket Australia fined Ashton Agar 25 percent of his match fee for breaching the Code of Behaviour during Western Australia’s Bupa Sheffield Shield match against the Victorian Bushrangers.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 09:46
Michael Beer will captain a second-string Western Australia Chairman`s XI against England in the tourists` opening three-day match at Perth`s WACA Ground starting on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 08:30
The Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) has slammed Cricket Australia`s "devastating" decision to overlook Perth as a host venue for the test series against India in 2014-15.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 16:09
An Australian research firm today launched what is being touted as the world`s first anti-shark wetsuit, using new discoveries about the predators` eyesight to stave off or evade an attack.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 18:37
A full Moon and warm waters may alter sharks` diving behaviour, compelling the creatures to take a plunge deeper into the sea, a new study has found.
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