australia

With the coronavirus outbreak in China affecting the import and export trade, Australian retailers and suppliers are concerned that consumers will soon start experiencing shortages of products ranging...

TWO people are confirmed to have been killed when a train travelling between Sydney and Melbourne and carrying 160 passengers derailed. The accident is reported to have happened near the town of Wallan,...

Australia has changed its visa rules for Brits looking to visit the country and help communities affected by the devastating bush fires which raged earlier this year. The government has amended the rules...

A three-year-old boy found dead on a daycare mini-bus may have been trapped on board all day as the outdoor temperature hit 34C. The bus collected the boy from his family's home on Tuesday morning...

Rodin Eckenroth/Getty Images Standing together and staying strong.  Australian celebrity Olivia Newton-John is using her fame for good. The actress and musician will be hosting a benefit for the...

London: Tory MPs pressuring Boris Johnson over Huawei involvement want all NATO and Five Eyes countries to sign up to an Australian-style Huawei ban. The British Prime Minister is facing a serious rebellion...

London: It's been five years since Mans Zelmerlow stormed Eurovision with the essential ingredient required to triumph at the joyous orgy of kitsch and glamour: a seriously good song. But his leather...

Cardinal George Pell found guilty in December of abusing two choirboys in 1996. Cardinal George Pell, the most senior cleric ever charged with child sex abuse, has been found guilty in an Australian court...

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian authorities warned on Friday of severe fire danger in densely populated areas this weekend, declaring a state of emergency in the capital, Canberra, as soaring temperatures...

Day marking arrival of British forces in 1788 is seen as a celebration of colonialism by indigenous Australians. Tens of thousands of people rallied across Australia calling for the abolition of the...

LONDON (REUTERS) – Australia’s bush fires are contributing to one of the biggest annual increases in the concentration of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere since record-keeping...

Several members of Nashville’s artistic community and beyond are coming together to raise money for Australian bushfire relief efforts. Aussie singer-songwriters Ruby Boots (also known as Bex Chilcott)...

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Thunderstorms lashed parts of Australia’s east coast early on Saturday, causing road closures and flash flooding, but the country was still battling nearly 100 bushfires...

Devastating images have captured the moment a singed koala appears to mourn the death of its companion after a wildfire decimated their Kangaroo Island habitat. The island, off the coast of South Australia,...

CANBERRA, Australia — Specialist firefighters have saved the world’s last remaining wild stand of a prehistoric tree from wildfires that razed forests west of Sydney, officials said Thursday. Firefighters...

LAKE CONJOLA, Australia (Reuters) – White cinders, a few fins and melted board skins are all that remain of Australian surfer David Ford’s 260-strong collection of irreplaceable vintage surfboards....