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Feb 11, 2015
Trouble for Adani as Australian party seeks probe into $16 bn coal projectAustralian Greens plans to move a notice of motion to the Senate, seeking a probe into the ownership structure of Indian mining giant Gautam Adani's $16 billion coal development project in Queensland state.
Sep 02, 2014
Adani Group may shelve plans to dump dredging waste in the Great Barrier ReefA spokesman for Adani said the company was open to viable alternatives to the dredging plan.
Aug 14, 2014
After Carmichael coal project nod, Australia okays $2 bn rail line for AdaniThe state of Queensland approved the A$2.2 billion ($2 billion) North Galilee Basin Rail project, a 300 kilometre (186 mile) railway to connect the Carmichael mine and potentially other mines in the untapped Galilee Basin to the east coast port of Abbot Point.
Jul 07, 2014
Adani's multi-billion dollar Australian rail project awaiting final nodThe Carmichael mega-mine project, which was subject to 190 conditions at the time when Adani launched the proposal, was approved by the Queensland's co-ordinator general two months ago paving the way for Adani to develop one of the biggest coal mines (in the Galilee Basin) in the world.
Apr 11, 2014
Australia's northeast coast braces for strongest cyclone in 3 yearsResidents and tourists on Friday were evacuating parts of Australia's northeast coast, home to the Great Barrier Reef, as the strongest cyclone in three years was poised to hit land later in the day, bringing destructive winds and flash floods.
Oct 02, 2012
Storms to starfish: Great Barrier Reef faces rapid coral lossThe world's largest coral reef — under threat from Australia's surging coal and gas shipments, climate change and a destructive starfish—is declining faster than ever.
Sep 27, 2012
Google Maps now shows underwater panoramasGoogle Maps, over the course of its existence has gone on to cover expansive landscapes and...
May 05, 2012
I heart Melbourne: Cricket, chocolates and Harley DavidsonsWhile everyone else is heading to Sydney, beat your own path to Australia's city of infinite charms. Be it a tour around the MCG, or an ocean drive on a Harley Davidson, there are pleasures aplenty to be relished.