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James O'Connor agrees early release from Australia contract after latest indiscretion saw him thrown out of Perth Airport
Thursday 03 October 2013
O'Connor was refused onto a flight just hours after the Wallabies one-point victory over Argentina
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Rock samples from Apollo 16 mission finally analysed show the moon is millions of years younger than previously thought
Tuesday 03 September 2013
Millipedes may have caused a train to run into the back of a stationary train in Perth after hundreds of them were found squashed in a slippery mess on the track.
Sunday 25 August 2013
The Australian political party founded by Julian Assange is mired in controversy as the election nears
Saturday 24 August 2013
The Aussie Angle: Big man has just one more box to tick: an Ashes series win
Tuesday 13 August 2013
The Aussie Angle: We were totally spent from riding every near-miss and all the appeals
Thursday 01 August 2013
The Aussie Angle: There were such doubts that he was considering a move to Tasmania
Wednesday 10 July 2013
The Aussie Angle: Just over a year ago he was playing second XI club cricket
Wednesday 10 July 2013
Do Australia have a secret weapon in their surprise Ashes selection, or is he just the latest in a long line of spinner flops since Shane Warne?
Friday 14 June 2013
Radio host widely condemned for live questioning of Prime Minister
'Court is just as traumatic': Girl who faced aggressive cross-examination aged nine says she has never recovered
Friday 24 May 2013
Barristers and campaigners call for pre-recorded court interviews as girl who faced aggressive cross-examination aged nine says she has never recovered from her ordeal
Tuesday 30 April 2013
BHP Billiton has sold its Pinto copper mine in Arizona to Capstone Mining of the US for a higher than expected $650m (£418m) as it refocuses on core assets.
Wednesday 27 February 2013
Australia's major iron ore port was shut down and residents along a remote stretch of the country's west coast ordered to take shelter as a powerful cyclone bore down on the region today, bringing drenching rains and lashing winds.
Friday 28 December 2012
A surfer had part of his hand bitten off as he tried to fight off a shark off the New South Wales coast, while on the other side of the country shark sightings caused panic on one of the busiest days of the Australian summer, as scientists speculated that warmer ocean temperatures may be bringing the killers closer to shore.
Thursday 29 November 2012
Former captain to bring end to magnificent career with Australia
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