Australia's deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce

Australia’s deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce disqualified from Parliament

Australia’s deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce is disqualified from Parliament because he’s a Kiwi Australia’s High Court on Friday has ruled the deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce ruled ineligible to sit in... Read more »
Professor Gordon Wallace named 2017 NSW Scientist of the Year

Wollongong’s professor named 2017 NSW Scientist of the Year

University of Wollongong’s Professor Gordon Wallace wins top gong A University of Wollongong researcher known for his groundbreaking work fusing robotics with human biology has been named the NSW Scientist of the... Read more »
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NSW tops the charts in ‘State of the States’

NSW is the best performing economy in Australia, Victoria closes in NSW remains the best performing economy in Australia after leading the nation for a 13th straight quarter in CommSec’s latest State of... Read more »
Australia and Malaysia

Australia and Malaysia strengthen maritime cooperation

Australia and Malaysia hold joint exercise covering vessel boarding and searching, search and rescue and safety of life at sea preparedness. The Malaysian Coast Guard (MCG) and the Australian Border Force (ABF)... Read more »
Australia's Sydney Opera House to turn gold for Diwali

Sydney Opera House turns gold for Diwali festival

The iconic sails of the Sydney Opera House tonight turned gold to mark the most widely celebrated Hindu festival, Diwali. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams hosted a community reception... Read more »
Chair of MACA Kathryn Greiner AO, Jenny Brockie (Gold Award winner), and NSW Minister for Ageing Tanya Davies

‘Women on the Edge’ wins Gold Award for Reporting Excellence

“Sharing stories like Women on the Edge is vital to making us all aware of the challenges and opportunities facing our ageing population.” A story exploring the increasing number of older women... Read more »
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Three die in skydiving accident in Australia

Three killed in skydiving accident at Mission Beach, Queensland Two men and a woman are dead in a mid-air collision between tandem and single skydivers at Mission Beach in north Queensland. One... Read more »
Batsman Aaron Finch tweeted this picture from the team bus

Australia’s team bus hit by rock in India after T20 win

Australia cricket team bus attacked with rock in Guwahati The T20 cricket series between Australia and India took a shameful turn on Tuesday when a rock was thrown at Australia’s team bus,... Read more »
Organisers estimated 1500 people gathered on Bondi Beach on Saturday to protest the Adani mine. Photo: Stop Adani Campaign

Thousands protest across Australia against Adani mine

Nearly 70% of Australians oppose government loan for Adani mine – poll Large protests were held across Australia on Saturday against Indian mining giant Adani Enterprises’ proposed 16.5 billion dollars armichael coal... Read more »
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NSW gears up for Micro music festivals

Micro music festivals are set to take over regional New South Wales Streets, parks and businesses in regional towns will come alive as part of a NSW Government initiative to take micro... Read more »

Australians demand: ‘Stop Genocide of Rohingya Muslims’

Sydney, Australia (Tribune International): Several community leaders representing various communities demanded to world powers and government of Myanmar to immediately stop the systematic ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims by the state-sponsored terrorist... Read more »
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Australia is finally getting its own Space Agency

Australian space agency to employ thousands and tap $420 billion industry, Government says Australia on Monday committed to creating a national space agency at the International Astronomical Congress in Adelaide, South Australia.... Read more »
Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence 2017 Awards

Winners of Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence 2017 Awards announced

The most coveted WSABE Award, the Commonwealth Bank Business of the Year, was awarded to The Lido Group Winners of the 27th Annual Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence (WSABE) were announced... Read more »
Pakistan Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa in Australia

Pakistan Army Chief meets Australian military and civilian leaders

Pakistan Army Chief Gen Bajwa arrives in Australia on two-day visit CANBERRA – Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa is in Australia on a two-day official visit upon... Read more »

Australia to witness snowiest week of the year after warmest winter on record

Snow storm to hit Victoria and Australia’s east coast. Snow forecast in Melbourne Australia has just experienced its hottest winter on record, yet the snow season is showing no signs of slowing... Read more »
Australian cherry

NSW produce the cherry on top in China

Australia aims to enhance Horticulture export to Asian markets Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair will be in China and Hong Kong this week (4-8 September) for his first overseas mission as... Read more »

Locate halal food in Australia with Halal Advisor app

Halal Advisor is your must have app as a Muslim in Australia A new mobile application, Halal Advisor, has been introduced in Australia to help Australian Muslims search for Halal food in... Read more »
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Australia’s asylum seeker deal with Papua New Guinea is legal, High Court rules

Australia’s highest court says policy of sending asylum seekers to migrant camps in Papua New Guinea is valid By Amy Maguire The High Court has today rejected a claim that the Australian government... Read more »
Tesla Tiny House

Tiny Tesla House is touring Australia to show off solar power potential

Tesla Tiny House hits the road in Australia with Model X A tiny Tesla house is making the rounds of Australia – showing off its solar products and educating the public on how... Read more »

Wake up Australians

By Syed Atiq ul Hassan The Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) Bill 2017 is now under debate in the Australian Federal Parliament. According to... Read more »
Brad Haddin

Brad Haddin appointed Australia’s fielding coach

Brad Haddin takes over from Greg Blewett as Australia’s fielding coach Brad Haddin, the former Australia wicket-keeper, will join the Australian men’s team as a high-performance coach until the end of 2019,... Read more »
Australian team wins Grand Championship at 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge

Australian team wins Grand Championship at 2017 Amazon Robotics Challenge

Australia won the Amazon Robotics Challenge with ‘Cartman’, a cheap robot held together with cable ties The Australian Centre for Robotic Vision at QUT has grabbed the first prize and US $80,000... Read more »

Australian police foils airplane terrorist plot

Australian Police carry out raids across Sydney after foiling aircraft attack Australia remains on high alert after the Australian Federal Police foiled an alleged plot to bring down a commercial airline from... Read more »
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Australia lagging behind as businesses fail to embrace Artificial Intelligence: experts

Does Australia lack innovation clusters like Silicon Valley? By Sophie Kesteven (for ABC News) Despite Australia “punching above its weight” in artificial intelligence (AI) research, the country is failing to embrace the... Read more »