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Oct 07, 2019
Steve Smith, David Warner to represent New South Wales in Sheffield SheildAustralia batsmen Steve Smith and David Warner will play their first domestic Sheffield Shield matches in almost two years when they turn out on Thursday for New South Wales against Queensland.
Jul 28, 2019
New South Wales will be last Australian state to decriminalise abortion; new law permits terminations on request up to 22 weeks of pregnancyAbortion could soon be decriminalised across Australia, with the last holdout state set to consider a new law this week. Alex Greenwich, the independent MP for Sydney will introduce the bill. New legislation would allow abortions to be performed by doctor on request up to 22 weeks, beyond which consent of two doctors would be required.
May 31, 2019
Adani's Australian coal mine: Queensland approves black-throated finch management plan; needs one more permitThe Australian state of Queensland on Friday approved Adani Enterprise’s management plan for an endangered bird at the site for a controversial coal mine, leaving only one more permit before construction can start on the project
May 22, 2019
Koala numbers decline to 80,000 in Australia, they are now "functionally extinct"The decline in Koala's population has been attributed to habitat loss which continues to diminish rapidly.
Feb 04, 2019
Australia's military steps in to tackle ‘once in a century’ floods as downpour causes damage to property, brings crocs into streetsAustralia's military has been deployed to tackle the devastating "once-in-a-century" floods that have inundated homes, schools and airports in the country's northeast, forcing hundreds to flee and bringing crocodiles onto the streets.
Feb 01, 2019
January becomes Australia’s hottest month on record; mean temperature crosses 30° Celsius for the first timeAustralia sweltered through its hottest month on record in January and the summer of extremes continued with wildfires razing the drought-parched south
Jan 29, 2019
Dead fish carpet the waters of Australia’s Darling river; more mass deaths likely to occur, authorities warnHundreds of thousands of fish have died in drought-stricken Australia as a sea of white was spotted in Menindee’s Darling River on Monday
Nov 08, 2018
Usman Khawaja confident of recovering to full fitness in time for first Test against India after undergoing knee surgeryUsman Khawaja's comeback from surgery on his knee is ahead of schedule with the opener Thursday confident of being ready for the first Test against India in December.
Oct 08, 2018
Matthew Hayden suffers spinal fracture while surfing in QueenslandMatthew Hayden also tore several ligaments and hurt his forehead after being dumped into a sandbank while surfing on North Stradbroke Island in Queensland.
Oct 01, 2018
Pakistan vs Australia: Visitors' Matt Renshaw in doubt for first Test after taking a blow to the head in tour gameThe Renshaw blow soured an otherwise positive day for Australia’s batsmen with Finch, Shaun Marsh and younger brother Mitchell all spending valuable time in the middle as the tourists moved to 207 for two at the close of the second day’s play, in reply to Pakistan 'A' to 278.