Category: Australia

google-threatens-search-pullout-unless-australia-changes-law
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Jan
2021

Google threatens search pullout unless Australia changes lawGoogle threatens search pullout unless Australia changes law

Google threatens search pullout unless Australia changes law ****News Topic 263***** Google Threatens Shut Down In Australia Over Bill Designed To Better Compensate Content Providers Google Threatens Shut Down In Australia Over Bill Designed To Better Compensate Content Providers A huge controversy erupted last summer between major US social media platforms and the Australian government […]

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‘either-fly-home-or-face-the-consequences’:-australian-pm-reacts-after-racing-pigeon-flies-from-america-to-australia
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Jan
2021

‘Either Fly Home Or Face The Consequences’: Australian PM Reacts After Racing Pigeon Flies From America To Australia‘Either Fly Home Or Face The Consequences’: Australian PM Reacts After Racing Pigeon Flies From America To Australia

The Australian government has decided against euthanizing the “racing pigeon” which they initially deemed a biosecurity risk because they thought it had flown from the United States to Australia, according to the Associated Press. The pigeon had reportedly landed in the backyard of a Melbourne, Australia resident after journeying 8,000 miles from Oregon to Australia, […]

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Jan
2021

REPORT: Racing Pigeon Flies 8,000 Miles From America To Australia. Authorities Plan To Kill ItREPORT: Racing Pigeon Flies 8,000 Miles From America To Australia. Authorities Plan To Kill It

The Australian government is trying to capture and euthanize a pigeon that flew from Oregon to Australia, according to the Associated Press. The racing pigeon, named Joe after the U.S. President-elect Joe Biden, flew 8,000 miles from Oregon to Australia across the Pacific Ocean and landed in the backyard of Melbourne, Australia resident Kevin Celli-Bird […]

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google-admits-it-has-run-‘experiments’-to-hide-news-sites-from-consumers
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Jan
2021

Google Admits It Has Run ‘Experiments’ To Hide News Sites From ConsumersGoogle Admits It Has Run ‘Experiments’ To Hide News Sites From Consumers

January 13, 2021 12:24 PM ET Google has been running “experiments” that hide certain news sites from its search results in Australia as it negotiates with the Australian government over a new regulatory proposal.  The Australian government is considering a new regulation that would require Facebook and Google to pay a fee for the right […]

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‘world’s-smallest-possums’-found-alive-after-being-feared-locally-extinct
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Dec
2020

‘World’s Smallest Possums’ Found Alive After Being Feared Locally Extinct‘World’s Smallest Possums’ Found Alive After Being Feared Locally Extinct

A little pygmy possum was found alive on Kangaroo Island, Australia following destructive wildfires which led many to fear the species had been wiped out, The Independent reported.  Australia’s Kangaroo Island faced devastating fires after lightning struck a park January, according to The Independent. The fires took the lives of two people and caused extreme […]

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Dec
2020

Surfer Attacked By Shark In Australia Manages To Swim To Shore, Walks 1000 Feet For HelpSurfer Attacked By Shark In Australia Manages To Swim To Shore, Walks 1000 Feet For Help

December 07, 2020 1:31 PM ET A surfer managed to swim to shore and walk to get help after being bitten by a shark in Australia. The shark attack victim, identified as Dion Lynch, was surfing Sunday at D’Estrees Bay on Kangaroo Island when he was attacked by the shark, according to The Advertiser. The […]

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australia-demands-china-apologize.-china-refuses,-doubles-down-on-soldier-tweet
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Dec
2020

Australia demands China apologize. China refuses, doubles down on soldier tweetAustralia demands China apologize. China refuses, doubles down on soldier tweet

Australia demands China apologize. China refuses, doubles down on soldier tweet The Duran: Episode 813. China rejects Australian PM’s call to apologise for ‘repugnant’ tweet Scott Morrison says China should be ‘totally ashamed’ of digitally-created image depicting Australian soldier posted by foreign ministry. China rejects Australian PM’s call to apologise for ‘repugnant’ tweet China’s foreign […]

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Dec
2020

Report: Photos Emerge Of Soldier Chugging Beer Out Of Dead Taliban Soldier’s Prosthetic LegReport: Photos Emerge Of Soldier Chugging Beer Out Of Dead Taliban Soldier’s Prosthetic Leg

December 01, 2020 6:08 PM ET Photos surfaced on Tuesday of an Australian soldier drinking beer out the prosthetic leg of a dead Taliban soldier at a bar called Fat Lady’s Arms, Guardian Australia reported. #EXCLUSIVE: Photo reveals Australian soldier drinking beer out of dead Taliban fighter’s prosthetic leg https://t.co/NdFLLitI9e — The Guardian (@guardian) December […]

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report:-australian-woman-beheaded-by-daughter-after-paying-for-exorcism-to-get-‘demon’-out-of-her
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Dec
2020

REPORT: Australian Woman Beheaded By Daughter After Paying For Exorcism To Get ‘Demon’ Out Of HerREPORT: Australian Woman Beheaded By Daughter After Paying For Exorcism To Get ‘Demon’ Out Of Her

An Australian mother was stabbed to death and beheaded by her daughter, whom she suspected was possessed by a demon, prosecutors told a Sydney court this week.  Rita Camilleri, 57, paid 2,500 Australian dollars ($1,840) to a medium to perform an exorcism on her daughter Jessica, who was aged 25 at the time, according to […]

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