Oliver Jones

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More chances of tropical cyclones, flooding in Australia this summer, report  

Australia can witness tropical cyclones and flooding during the summer season, national cabinet documents revealed on Saturday. After a meeting with premiers, chief ministers and...

Australia releases six refugees from detention, grants them visas

The Australian government on Saturday granted visas to six more refugees and released them from immigration detention, the officials said. The refugees will now...

Tennis Australia suffered 100 million AU dollors loss after tournament got delayed

In the past 15 months, Tennis Australia has suffered a net loss of more than 100 million Australian dollars due to delay in organizing...

Will set greenhouse reduction target at 43% if voted to power: Opposition

Anthony Albanese, the Centre-Left Labour Party leader, said on Friday that his party would set a target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in the...

India’s decision to walk out of RCEP is a smart move, says Tony Abbott

Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott, who is also serving as a present Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s special trade envoy for India, said on...

Australia confirms first Omicron community case

The Australian government on Friday confirmed its first community transmission case of the new omicron variant of Covid-19. The infected person is a school...

Global survey: Australia is drunkest country in world

The global survey revealed on Thursday that Australia is the drunkest country in the world with having most booze-loving people. The survey, named as the...

Forest fires increasing in Australia due to climate changes, reveals study

Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, has found in a recent study that climate changes have significantly increased forest fires in the country over the...

Omicron scare: Australian police arrest three people for breaking quarantine

Amid the concerns of transmission of new Omicron variant of Covid-19, the Australian police on Thursday arrested three people for breaking the quarantine in...

Australian minister suspended after staffer accuses him of ‘physical and emotional’ abuse

After a former government staffer accused an Australian cabinet minister of emotional and physical abuse, the minister has been removed from his post, Prime...

Australia gets first home-grown mRNA vaccine candidate

Research institutes and pharmaceutical company have created a new Covid vaccine candidate in Australia’s state of Victoria, the government officials said on Wednesday adding...

Australia confirms sixth Omicron Covid-19 case

The Australian government confirmed sixth case of new Omicron variant of Covid-19 on Wednesday, with international traveler returning to Sydney testing positive for the...

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Microsoft announced a historic $69 billion deal to buy Activision Blizzard, the scandal-plagued "Call of Duty" developer, on Tuesday, betting big on the video...

Tonga tsunami sparks ‘unprecedented disaster’

In the first government update after a volcano explosion created a tsunami, Tonga says it has been hit by a "unprecedented calamity." Rescue teams have...

Asian shares dip after retreat on Wall Street

On Wednesday, Asian equities slumped in cautious trade after Wall Street stocks hit a new low for the year. Tokyo, Shanghai, Seoul, and Sydney all...

Australia retains world’s top LNG exporter position

According to consultancy EnergyQuest, Australia will certainly retain its title as the world's greatest exporter of liquefied natural gas in 2021, with shipments reaching...