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China should target Australian military sites, says newspaper editor

China should consider "long-range strikes" if war with the West eventuates, according to an editorial in the country's pro-government newspaper ...

Novak Djokovic goes off on chair ump for play-on during rain

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic went off on the chair umpire Tuesday in Rome for not stopping the match between ...

Elmapuddy parts ways with Cloud9

Chris "Elmapuddy" Tebbit is looking for new horizons after parting ways with Cloud9. Elmapuddy joined Cloud9 on Jan. 24 following ...

Less hard hats, more soft hearts: budget pivots to women and care

Last year's post-budget photo ops were all heavy machinery and hard hats. But this year we can expect soft-focus shots ...

Cuts, spends, debt: what you need to know about the budget at a glance

After twenty years of rhetoric from both sides of politics focusing on getting back to surplus, this year's budget continues ...

Study on new approach for treating obesity

Sydney [Australia], May 11 (ANI): A receptor that helps conserve energy when food is scarce may be the key to ...

Frydenberg spends the budget bounty to drive unemployment down to new lows

Never before has a budget spent so much to supercharge the economy after the worst of a recession has already ...

View from The Hill: Frydenberg finds the money tree

Josh Frydenberg's third budget aims to give Australia a post-pandemic soft landing, using revenue windfalls for spending and tax cuts ...

Chinese state media threatens Australia with missile strike

Beijing [China], May 11 (ANI): Chinese state-media has threatened Australia with retaliatory ballistic missile strikes if Canberra gets involved in ...

Outlook positive for airlines: Moody's

New York [USA], May 11 (ANI): Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday revised its outlook for the global airlines industry to ...

Curious Kids: why does the sun's bright light make me sneeze?

Why does the sun's bright light make me sneeze? - Orlo, age 5Dear Orlo,Thanks for your lovely question. Very smart ...

Osaka 'not sure' Tokyo Olympics should go ahead

Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has said she is "not really sure" the delayed Tokyo Olympics should go ahead as ...

Australia, New Zealand to lock horns in June in Pro League

Perth [Australia], May 11 (ANI): The FIH Hockey Pro League matches between Australia and New Zealand which were postponed earlier ...

Veteran scrumhalf re-signs with All Blacks for 2023 World Cup

Scrumhalf TJ Perenara said on Monday that he has signed on to stay with the All Blacks until the 2023 ...

MacGill's alleged kidnapper rejects knowledge of plot

Sydney [Australia], May 11 (ANI): One of the people accused of kidnapping former Australian Test leg-spinner Stuart MacGill has told ...

Jannik Sinner wins to set up match with Rafael Nadal in Rome

Italian Jannik Sinner earned a straight-sets victory Monday to set up a second-round match against Rafael Nadal at the Internazionali ...

'Change is coming' at the top says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic said Monday that the recent run of Masters 1000 titles won by NextGen players is clear evidence that ...

England stars told to put international duty ahead of IPL matches

England stars such as Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer and Jos Buttler have been told their international commitments will have to ...

Joe Marler urges Lions to take specialist counsellor on SA tour

Joe Marler has urged the British and Irish Lions to add a specialist counsellor to their touring party for South ...

Japan's Nishikori agrees with Osaka that Olympic 'discussions' needed

Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori on Monday said he agreed with compatriot Naomi Osaka that organisers have to "discuss" whether ...

Returning Serena hints she could miss Olympics

Serena Williams raised doubts over her participation at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday, ahead of her return to the limelight ...

Serena steps into Roman arena after 3 months away

Serena Williams said on Monday she was "feeling good" ahead of her return to the limelight this week at the ...

IPL 'can't happen' in India while coronavirus rages: Ganguly

This year's suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) cannot be completed in India while it battles a raging coronavirus crisis and ...

Water wells are at risk of going dry in the US and worldwide

As the drought outlook for the Western U.S. becomes increasingly bleak, attention is turning once again to groundwater - literally, ...

Australia Appoints Its First Space Commander

SYDNEY - A senior female air force officer whose childhood idol was iconic Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong will become ...

Babar, Healy named ICC Players of the Month for April

Dubai [UAE], May 10 (ANI): Pakistan skipper Babar Azam won the ICC Men's Player of the Month for April, following ...

Asian stocks mixed after US jobs miss, oil up after cyber attack

Markets were mixed in Asia on Monday following a record close on Wall Street. The Dow and S&P 500 finished ...

Aster DM Healthcare announces Global Nursing Award

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 10 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Launched on occasion of International Nurses Day, Aster Guardians Global Nursing Award with ...

China eyes World War II-era airstrip in Kiribati

Tarawa [Kiribati], May 10 (ANI): China is eyeing the World War II-era airstrip in the archipelago of Kiribati, deep in ...

'New Lomu' Clarke chases Olympic gold with Kiwi sevens squad

All Black wing Caleb Clarke, whose barnstorming runs have drawn comparison to the legendary Jonah Lomu, announced on Monday he ...

Melbourne Renegades appoint Simon Helmot as new head coach

Melbourne [Australia], May 10 (ANI): Melbourne Renegades on Monday confirmed the appointment of Simon Helmot as the club's head coach ...

Australia pacer Pat Cummins set to become father

Male [Maldives], May 10 (ANI): Australia vice-captain Pat Cummins might be in the Maldives right now, but the Kolkata Knight ...

Alex Cejka wins first major, outduels Steve Stricker in playoff

Alex Cejka went from alternate in need of a break to winning the first major of his career as he ...

Shrill, bossy, emotional: why language matters in the gender debate

There has been much debate recently about the way women who work in our federal parliament are treated. This discussion ...

Maldives Police Announce Arrest of Key Suspect in Nasheed Attack

MALE, Maldives - Maldives police said Sunday they arrested a person believed to be the prime suspect in an explosion ...

Red-hot Garrick Higgo on course for second Canary Islands title

Garrick Higgo carded four closing birdies in a round of 64 to continue his remarkable run of form and take ...

France joins Japan and the US in military exercises in the Pacific

French, Japanese and US troops launched their first-ever joint military drill on Tuesday in southwestern Japan, further strengthening an alliance ...

French court dismisses landmark Agent Orange complaint

A French court on Monday dismissed a complaint from an elderly French-Vietnamese woman against a group of multinationals, including Monsanto, ...

Net zero by 2035: our bold new plan

We aim to reach our net zero goal 5 years earlier than planned.This goal is a feature of our proposed ...

Scott-liness is next to Godliness

Ever keen to spread the word, God's homie, PM Morrison, lays it on thick with IA's religion reporter.IA: Thank you, ...

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Morrison to kick in $2bn for Katoomba-Lithgow highway corridor

CANBERRA, ACT, Australia - Topping the list for infrastructure funding by the Australian Federal Government announced on Monday is a ...

China should target Australian military sites, says newspaper editor

China should consider "long-range strikes" if war with the West eventuates, according to an editorial in the country's pro-government newspaper ...

Cuts, spends, debt: what you need to know about the budget at a glance

After twenty years of rhetoric from both sides of politics focusing on getting back to surplus, this year's budget continues ...

NBA: Princepal Singh continues his quest to top

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 11 (ANI): It was not long ago when Princepal Singh made history by becoming the first ...

Poor sleep linked to inability to focus - new study

The morning after a difficult night's sleep, it can feel impossible to wake up. You might press the snooze button ...

Study on new approach for treating obesity

Sydney [Australia], May 11 (ANI): A receptor that helps conserve energy when food is scarce may be the key to ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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