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Australian girl, four, saves injured mother by calling emergency..

Andrew Martin 03-May, 09:00 48 BBC

A four-year-old girl in Australia will be recognised for her "quick thinking" for contacting emergency services after her mother got...


Chinese diamond talks delegates 'hijack mic' in Taiwan protest

Chinese diamond talks delegates 'hijack mic' in Taiwan protest..

Maria Stewart 03-May, 06:08 63 BBC

Australia has complained to China's ambassador over what was described as "extraordinary" disruption by Chinese attendees at a diamond...


Fairfax journalists in Australia walk out over job cuts

Fairfax journalists in Australia walk out over job cuts..

Anna Torres 03-May, 05:17 92 BBC

Journalists at Fairfax Media, one of Australia's largest publishers, have gone on strike for a week to protest massive job cuts. Fairfax...


Rare 'sprites' photographed beside Southern Lights

Rare 'sprites' photographed beside Southern Lights..

William Jacobson 02-May, 07:25 71 BBC

An Australian photographer has captured images of rare sprites, a meteor shower and the Southern Lights - all in a single night. Sprites -...


Australian woman in Colombia cocaine arrest, family says

Australian woman in Colombia cocaine arrest, family says..

01-May, 02:17 61 BBC

An Australian woman has been arrested in Colombia after being found with 5.8kg (12lb 13oz) of cocaine in her luggage, her family says. ...


Toddler born with three legs going home to Bangladesh after surgery in Australia

Toddler born with three legs going home to Bangladesh after..

Emily Kelly 28-Apr, 07:40 41 BBC

A Bangladeshi toddler born with a third leg attached to her pelvis is returning home after successful surgery in Australia. Choity...


Gruelling feat

Gruelling feat..

Wyatt Waller 27-Apr, 12:08 24 BBC

Ultra-runner Mina Guli winced in pain in the middle of a cow paddock. Bandages wrapped around her beaten feet, she contemplated the "holes"...


Australians worry about alcohol abuse, survey says

Australians worry about alcohol abuse, survey says..

Anna Torres 27-Apr, 01:24 41 BBC

The vast majority of Australians worry that national drinking habits are excessive, according to new research. An online poll commissioned...


Anzac Day wet T-shirt contest cancelled by Australian bar

Anzac Day wet T-shirt contest cancelled by Australian bar..

Antonio Roberts 26-Apr, 00:43 63 BBC

An Australian bar has cancelled plans to hold a wet T-shirt competition to mark Anzac Day, saying it had been a "naive" plan. The...


Lincoln City fan from Australia given ticket for promotion-winning match

Lincoln City fan from Australia given ticket for..

Cole Becker 23-Apr, 21:17 40 BBC

A Lincoln City fan who flew all the way from Australia without a ticket is celebrating after securing a last-minute pass to see his side...


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