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Queensland - Total results - 59
Jun 06, 2017
Adani gives final approval for $4 billion Carmichael coal mine, rail projects in AustraliaThe project would pay billions of dollars in royalties and taxes, create jobs and export coal to India help bring electricity to rural regions, the company said.
May 29, 2017
Adani's Australia project: Queensland says it won't oppose transfer of infra fund to coal mineAdani group had postponed its final investment decision on the AUD 21 billion project after the state cabinet did not give any "clarity" on offering royalties holiday for the project.
May 22, 2017
Adani defers Australian coal project final investment decisionThe Queensland government is considering ways to extend royalty payments to promote jobs and investment in a state that has been hammered by the commodities slump over the past five years.
May 18, 2017
Disappearing koala population alarms Australian researchersA once-thriving koala population is fast disappearing, according to Australian researchers who on Thursday called for action to save the marsupials from extinction.
Mar 27, 2017
Australia: Thousands evacuated as 'monster' cyclone bears down on QueenslandThousands of people including tourists were evacuated on Monday as northeast Australia braced for a "monster" cyclone packing destructive winds.
Feb 09, 2017
Australia's Nic Maddinson takes indefinite break from cricket due to 'personal reasons'Australian Test discard Nic Maddinson has indefinitely stepped away from cricket after a tough season in which the young batsman was dropped after just three matches.
Oct 25, 2016
Australia Dreamworld disaster: Four killed after raft flips on a water ride in theme parkTwo women and two men were killed at a theme park on Australia's popular Gold Coast Tuesday, police said, with witnesses describing how "everyone was screaming" after a raft apparently flipped on a water ride.
Oct 21, 2016
New species of long-necked dinosaur discovered in AustraliaScientists have identified a new species of giant long-necked dinosaur whose ancestors likely crossed over to Australia around 105 million years ago from South America.
Oct 11, 2016
Scientists have discovered new culprits who contribute to climate changeScientists have discovered two new clusters of microorganisms contributing to climate change, the second major breakthrough in 12 months towards mapping the tree of life.
Oct 10, 2016
Adani's Australian coal project to get quicker govt approvals, opposition terms move 'reckless'The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported that Australian Greens Senator Larissa Waters had slammed the state government's move of fast-tracking.