Featured stories about Australia
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Latest stories about Australia
17 February 2014
A visit by Australia's foreign minister heralds a thaw in relations with Fiji.
2 February 2014
Protests have taken to Australian beaches and social media following the start of a shark cull in the West.
23 January 2014
East Timor is battling Australia in The Hague over Australia's alleged spying and violation of East Timor's sovereignty in a dispute over an oil and gas treaty between the two.
11 January 2014
Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation has used its tech skills to produce a 3D titanium dragon for a seven-year-old girl.
13 December 2013
Australia it seems likes to spy on its friends and neighbors. After Indonesia, it is East Timor's turn in criticizing Australia for allegedly spying on its leaders.
11 December 2013
Is vagina knitting art? It is not your everyday discussion in Australia.
26 November 2013
A diplomatic row erupted between Australia and Indonesia after a document leaked by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed that Australia has been conducting spying operations against some Indonesian leaders
23 November 2013
A political strategist eats his words after using Twitter to comment on the stand off between Australia and Indonesia over spying revelations.
18 November 2013
Many Australians were flabbergasted by Prime Minister Tony Abbott's conciliatory remarks about torture and other human rights abuses allegedly committed by the Sri Lankan government
5 November 2013
Melbourne Cup has been a day of mixed emotions. It has been a triumph for trainer Gai Waterhouse who became the first woman to train the winner of the race.