Wall Street Journal a bright spot as News Corp reports loss

Wall Street Journal a bright spot as News Corp reports loss..

Mia Mason 10-Feb, 00:42 111 BBC

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has reported a loss for the three months to December, amid a difficult environment for print advertising. The...


Oz chain trials fewer self-checkouts to fight carrot-swiping theft

Oz chain trials fewer self-checkouts to fight carrot-swiping..

09-Feb, 13:56 52 BBC

A major Australian retailer is limiting self-service checkouts in an attempt to reduce shoplifting. Last year, Australian research...


How a child's exhumation has distressed Aboriginal elders

How a child's exhumation has distressed Aboriginal elders..

Joseph Williams 09-Feb, 13:56 55 BBC

The removal of a child's remains from a cave in South Australia has prompted calls for an inquest, and government efforts to atone for...


Australian man trapped in dam with just nose above water

Australian man trapped in dam with just nose above water..

08-Feb, 21:22 82 BBC

An Australian man has survived spending hours struggling to keep his nose above water after his excavator rolled into a dam. Daniel...


Teenagers accused of planning terror attack in Australia

Teenagers accused of planning terror attack in Australia..

Antonio Roberts 08-Feb, 01:42 54 BBC

A married teenage couple have been charged with planning to carry out a terror attack in Sydney. Sameh Bayda and Alo-Bridget Namoa, both...


Rolf Harris trial: Judge gives jury majority direction

Rolf Harris trial: Judge gives jury majority direction..

Lily Evans 07-Feb, 16:22 106 BBC

The jury in the trial of former TV star Rolf Harris has been told it can consider majority verdicts. Jurors, who began deliberating last...


All Blacks bug case: Man charged over listening device

All Blacks bug case: Man charged over listening device..

Michael Adamson 07-Feb, 06:18 36 BBC

Australian police say they have charged a man in connection with a bug placed in a New Zealand meeting room ahead of an international rugby...


Cory Bernardi: Australia senator launches right-wing party

Cory Bernardi: Australia senator launches right-wing party..

07-Feb, 06:18 23 BBC

Australian right-wing Senator Cory Bernardi has defected from the nation's government to launch his own Australian Conservatives party. Mr...


Australian to be charged over partner's jet ski death, Thai police say

Australian to be charged over partner's jet ski death, Thai..

Kevin Allen 06-Feb, 19:36 88 BBC

An Australian man will face a reckless driving charge over a jet ski collision that killed his partner in Thailand, police say. Emily...


7% of Australian Catholic priests allegedly abused children, inquiry told

7% of Australian Catholic priests allegedly abused children,..

Emily Kelly 06-Feb, 01:34 100 BBC

An inquiry examining institutional sex abuse in Australia has heard 7% of the nation's Catholic priests allegedly abused children between...


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