Sydney, Feb 3 (DPA) Australian Guantanamo Bay detainee David Hicks will be charged by US authorities with providing material support for terrorism and attempted murder.
Saturday, February 03, 2007 2:10:22 PM
Sydney, Feb 2 (IANS) Red tape was preventing the extradition of Indian-born surgeon Jayant Patel to Australia from the US, according to a spokeswoman representing the patients.
Friday, February 02, 2007 1:19:09 PM
Wellington, Feb 2 (DPA) British guitarist Eric Clapton, who is a recovering alcoholic, threatened to walk out of a concert at a New Zealand winery when he saw it had produced a wine bearing his name on the bottles.
Friday, February 02, 2007 8:21:51 AM
Sydney, Feb 1 (DPA) Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Mamdouh Habib said Thursday that he would be one of a possible seven Muslim candidates standing for office at next month's New South Wales state election.
Thursday, February 01, 2007 1:22:02 PM
Sydney, Feb 1 (DPA) After 30 years of believing that multiculturalism had the power to hold their settler society together, Australians are losing faith in what was always a tangled concept and are returning to the simpler formula of integration.
Thursday, February 01, 2007 9:46:37 AM
Sydney, Jan 31 (DPA) A 27-year-old Australian church organist battered his widowed mother to death with a hammer in a belated attempt to gain his independence, a court in Melbourne was told Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 4:21:34 PM
Hong Kong, Jan 31 (Xinhua) An intense earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale struck the Kermadec Islands Wednesday, the Hong Kong Observatory said.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 1:27:29 PM
Sydney, Jan 31 (DPA) Sydney residents will have to cut water used by half if Australia's largest city is to survive the effects of climate change brought on by global warming, Australian scientists warned Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 31, 2007 12:46:40 PM
Sydney, Jan 30 (DPA) Australian pharmaceuticals company CSL Ltd announced Tuesday that it had come up with a vaccine that would spark an immune response and prevent deaths from bird flu.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 6:17:54 PM
Canberra, Jan 30 (Xinhua) A strong earthquake measuring 6.7 degrees on the Richter scale occurred in the ocean south of Australia Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 1:31:06 PM
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