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20-year old West Ham striker dies of cancer

20-year old West Ham striker dies of cancer

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 07:51

West Ham`s Australian striker Dylan Tombides died on Friday following a three-year battle with testicular cancer.

Malaysia, Australia to ink deal over handling of debris: Report

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 19:33

Malaysia and Australia will sign a deal over who handles the wreckage of the crashed Malaysian jet - including the black box and any human remains - to avoid "legal pitfalls" in future.

Sub dives deeper in hunt for missing MH370

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 11:37

The Malaysia Airlines jet is believed to have crashed in the Indian Ocean after mysteriously vanishing while en route between Kuala Lumpur and Beijing.

Malaysia warns of `huge` cost in MH370 search

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 16:17

Malaysia warned on Thursday that the cost of the search for flight MH370`s wreckage in the vast depths of the Indian Ocean will be "huge", the latest sobering assessment by authorities involved in the challenging effort.

MH370 flight search: Robotic submarine completes third search mission

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 15:38

A mini-submarine deployed to locate the missing Malaysian plane`s wreckage on the floor of the Indian Ocean has completed a full 16-hour mission mission at its third attempt, authorities said on Thursday.

McGrath says couldn`t let slip having a dig at Prince William over Oz`s Ashes win

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 12:48

Australian Test legend Glenn McGrath has revealed that he could not resist making a jibe to the visiting Duke of Cambridge about Australia`s recent 5-0 Ashes whitewash over England.

MH370 mini-sub search of ocean zone will end within week: PM

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 11:25

The mini-submarine hunting for flight MH370 will finish scouring its current strip of the Indian Ocean within a week, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said, adding that if unsuccessful the operation will be forced to move into a new phase.

Australian state premier quits over wine `memory fail`

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 13:26

A leading Australian politician resigned today after admitting to a "massive memory fail" when he told a corruption inquiry he never received a bottle of wine worth USD 2,780.

New Zealander, Australian killed in Yemen drone strike

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 13:09

A New Zealander with terrorism links was killed in a US drone strike in Yemen last year, Prime Minister John Key said Wednesday, with Canberra confirming that an Australian was also killed in the attack.

Royal couple arrive in Sydney for Down Under tour

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 12:38

Britain`s Prince William, his wife, Kate, and their baby son, George, arrived in sunny Sydney today to the cheers of thousands of fans as they kicked off their tour of Australia.

Robotic mini-sub on 2nd search mission to locate MH370 debris

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 07:47

The underwater drone being used to locate the crashed Malaysian jet`s wreckage was back in the waters scouring the seabed Wednesday after its first attempt ended prematurely due to challenging depths of the Indian Ocean.

Aus think-tank seeks Abbott`s visit to India after LS polls

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 14:35

An Australian think-tank has sought an "exclusive" visit by Prime Minister Tony Abbott to India soon after the general elections there to boost bilateral ties.