07/27/14 10:45 AM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Unarmed Australian police will be sent to the site in rebel-held territory in eastern Ukraine where the Malaysian airliner came down as part of a Dutch-led police force to secure the area and help recover victims' remains, Australia's prime minister said Sunday. Prime...
By Shikha Dalmia | 07/24/14 04:12 PM
Australiaâ€™s lesson is that in any serious contest between the economy and the environment, the environment loses.
07/24/14 12:45 AM
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's foreign minister said Thursday that her country stood ready to provide whatever resources were needed to secure the Malaysian airliner's crash site in Ukraine, as newspapers reported Australian troops and police could soon be sent. Foreign Minister Julie...
By Spencer Brown | 07/21/14 03:31 PM
Australia and the United States: Two different countries, two different governing political ideologies, and two differing strategies when it comes to energy and the environment.
07/17/14 08:00 AM
SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's government repealed a much-maligned carbon tax on the nation's worst greenhouse gas polluters on Thursday, ending years of contention over a measure that became political poison for the lawmakers who imposed it. The Senate voted 39 to 32 to axe the 24.15 Australian...
07/15/14 05:46 AM
SYDNEY (AP) — Survivors of one of Australia's deadliest wildfires are to be awarded nearly 500 million Australian dollars in a class-action settlement reached Tuesday, the largest such compensation in the nation's history. The fire killed 119 people and was the biggest in a series of blazes...
07/08/14 09:30 AM
SYDNEY (AP) — Australia's government promised Tuesday not to hand over a group of asylum seekers to the Sri Lankan government without three days' notice amid a court challenge and uproar from human rights groups. The government's pledge came during a High Court hearing held one day after...
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