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Last updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 12:56:03 PM

Thirty-plus new moms can trigger depression in daughters
Sydney, Nov 18 (IANS) Daughters, but not the sons, of women who give birth at age 30 or above are more likely to experience symptoms of depression as young adults, a new study says.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 2:22:13 PM

Penguin numbers on the rise as glaciers retreat: Report
Sydney, Nov 18 (IANS) Here comes good news for penguin lovers. Shrinking glaciers are leading to the birth of more Adelie penguins in the East Antarctica region, researchers report.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 11:16:18 AM

Kylie, Kendall enjoy Australia trip
Sydney, Nov 18 (IANS) Sisters and models Kylie and Kendall Jenner are enjoying their visit to Australia and look fashionable during a trip to Parramatta to launch and promote their new clothing line.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 6:32:15 AM

Australian police being trained to shoot terrorists on sight
Sydney, Nov 17 (IANS) Police from Australia's New South Wales (NSW) state are being trained to shoot terrorists on sight rather than try to contain them and negotiate, a media report said on Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 1:40:04 PM

Australia launches its first Muslim political party
Sydney, Nov 17 (IANS) Australia's first party representing Muslims was launched on Tuesday. It which intends to contest senate seats at the next federal election.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 1:40:03 PM

Australian football federation chief quits
Sydney, Nov 17 (IANS) Frank Lowy resigned as the chairman of the Football Federation of Australia on Tuesday after 12 years at the helm.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 11:40:03 AM

Jessie J feels Australians hate her
Canberra, Nov 16 (IANS) Singer Jessie J told a crowd of Australians that they "hate" her ever since she became a judge on the Australian version of the show "The Voice".

Monday, November 16, 2015 1:16:12 PM

Australian IS recruit's wife pleads guilty
Sydney, Nov 16 (IANS) The wife of one of Australia's most notorious extremists, Mohamed Elomar, who is believed to have been killed in Iraq, on Monday pleaded guilty to supporting overseas terrorism.

Monday, November 16, 2015 1:04:04 PM

Climate change to destroy sharks's hunting ability
Sydney, Nov 14 (IANS) With the increase in level of carbon dioxide (CO2) and warmer oceans, the hunting ability and growth of sharks will be dramatically impacted by the end of the century, a study warns.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 11:20:04 AM

Women want smart but shy men as sperm donors
Sydney, Nov 13 (IANS) Men who are intellectual, shy, calm and methodical are more in demand as sperm donors in the online market than those who are extroverted, says a new study.

Friday, November 13, 2015 1:56:16 PM

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