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Three killed in fire at abandoned Melbourne factory

2017-03-02

Three people have died in a suspicious fire that tore through an abandoned factory in Melbourne, Australia.

3 homeless people killed in factory fire in Australia

2017-03-02

Three homeless people have died in a factory fire in Australia's Melbourne west, authorities have confirmed.

Australian anti-terror police arrest man on suspicion of helping Islamic State develop missiles

2017-03-01

Australian counterterrorism police arrested a man on Tuesday who officials say was planning to advise the Islamic State group on how to develop missiles.

Radicalised Australians increasingly young, spy chief warns

2017-03-01

The age of Australians being radicalised by the Islamic State (IS) group is increasingly getting younger, the country's top spy has warned.

Australia to bring back ambassadors to shape foreign policy: report

2017-03-01

Australia will temporarily bring back every ambassador from across the world to help shape the final components of its new foreign policy, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on Wednesday citing the Foreign Ministry.

Melbourne 'go slow' taxi protest stops traffic

2017-02-28

Melbourne taxi drivers have staged a "go slow" protest on one of the city's busiest roads.

Australian ex-PM Kevin Rudd berates Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu

2017-02-24

Former Australian PM Kevin Rudd has accused Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu of "torpedoing" peace negotiations in the Middle East.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praises Australia for ‘puncturing UN hypocrisy’

2017-02-23

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday praised Australia for being “courageously willing to puncture UN hypocrisy” on anti-Israel resolutions.

Melbourne plane crash: Airport reopens as investigation begins

2017-02-23

An airport in the Australian city of Melbourne has reopened two days after a plane crash that killed five people.

Huge fire erupts at waste recycling factory in Sydney, no injuries so far

2017-02-23

More than 100 firefighters from 24 different fire crews across Sydney responded to an industrial blaze on Thursday morning, that has left a huge plume of smoke, visible for 25 km across the city.