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Australia's most populous state files suit to stop Black Lives Matter protestAustralia's most populous state has lodged a legal application to stop a Black Lives Matter protest occurring in Sydney, state Premier Gladys Berejiklian said on Friday.
Australian police under scrutiny as people march in Sydney over Floyd's deathThousands of people protested in Sydney on Tuesday over black American George Floyd's death in U.S. police custody, as Australian police faced questions about use of force during the arrest of a..
Singapore's APL England loses cargo in heavy Australian seasA Singapore-flagged cargo ship lost at least 40 containers in deep waters off the coast of Sydney when they fell overboard in heavy seas, maritime officials said on Monday.
Car crashes into Sydney hijab store, police say no immediate terrorism linkA sports car crashed into a shop selling traditional Islamic wear in western Sydney on Thursday, injuring 11 people as well as the driver, but there was no indication the crash was terrorism related, a..
Night at the museum: Australian police arrest German student over break-inAustralian police on Monday charged a German student with breaking into a Sydney museum as security footage showed him allegedly taking selfies next to dinosaur exhibits.
Australians urged to avoid rush hour virus crush in return to workAustralian officials planned to open pop-up parking lots and extra bicycle lanes in Sydney and other cities as the country's most populous state began its first full week on Monday of loosened lockdown..
Australia plans pop-up carparks to prevent rush hour virus crushAustralian officials planned to open pop-up parking lots and extra bicycle lanes in Sydney and other cities as the country's most populous state began its first full week on Monday of loosened lockdown..
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Australian nude drawing classes move online amid coronavirusAustralian life model Leigh Pitchford casually poses with a towel partly draped over his naked body, ready to be sketched by a group of art students in Sydney.
Australian police take 'black box' off cruise ship in coronavirus homicide probeAustralian police have spoken to the captain of a cruise ship which disembarked hundreds of passengers infected with the coronavirus in Sydney, as part of a homicide investigation into the country's..
Virus-hit Carnival cruise ship docks in Australia as country's death toll hits 40Carnival Corp's troubled Ruby Princess cruise liner, the biggest single source of coronavirus infections in Australia, docked south of Sydney on Monday to get help for sick crew members requiring..
Isolated and alone, Australians turn to pets during coronavirus shutdownFor Chris Moysa, a Sydney schoolteacher, the spread of coronavirus means long days at home without company. But like scores of other Australians, Moysa now has a new housemate after he adopted a cat..
Australia opens pop-up coronavirus test clinic at Bondi BeachAustralian authorities opened a pop-up coronavirus testing clinic at Sydney's Bondi Beach on Wednesday, as the country's central bank warned the economic fallout from the pandemic could last for more..
Australian authorities take cluster approach to contain coronavirusAustralian authorities will open a pop-up coronavirus testing clinic next to Sydney's Bondi Beach on Wednesday as health workers try to contain clusters of infections across the country.
Cruise ships told to leave Australian waters to avoid coronavirus 'fiasco' repeatTwo cruise ships off the coast of Western Australia have been told to “immediately” leave Australian waters, after the country's worst outbreak of the coronavirus was traced to a cruise liner that..
No passenger allowed off ships in Sydney until new protocols signed: NSW premierNo passenger will be allowed off cruise ships in Sydney until new protocols, which are still being negotiated with the federal government, are signed, Australia's New South Wales state premier Gladys..
Australian cruise becomes nation's worst coronavirus clusterGreg Butler was rushed to hospital with COVID-19 within days of getting home to self-isolate after being allowed off the Ruby Princess cruise liner in Sydney, one of more than 130 passengers who tested..
Cruise ship responsible for jump in Australia coronavirus casesAustralia reported a jump in coronavirus cases on Tuesday that was almost entirely due to passengers who disembarked a cruise ship in Sydney several days ago, prompting widespread criticism of the..
Australia calls last drinks as coronavirus hits hospitality businessAs a noon deadline struck on Monday for Australian pubs, restaurants and other gathering-places to close, the last three guests in Badde Manors café, in the Sydney dining hub of Glebe, hurriedly..
Australia's Bondi Beach closed after crowds defy coronavirus rulesAustralian officials closed Sydney's iconic Bondi Beach on Saturday after thousands of people flocked there in recent days, defying social distancing orders to prevent the spread of the coronavirus,..
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Australia ramps up epidemic preparation as third man dies of coronavirusA man in his 80s died in a Sydney hospital after testing positive to COVID-19, becoming the third coronavirus-related casualty in Australia, state health authorities said on Sunday.
Australian police charge two Sydney women over toilet paper feudAustralian state police on Sunday charged two Sydney women involved in a violent brawl over toilet rolls as major grocers in the country restrict supplies to one pack per person amid panic buying by..
Third coronavirus-related death in Australia after Sydney man diesA man in his 80s died in a Sydney hospital after testing positive to COVID-19, becoming the third coronavirus-related casualty in Australia, state health authorities said on Sunday.
Australia's bushfire-stricken state pays tribute to 25 victimsFamilies, firefighters and politicians gathered in a solemn public ceremony in Sydney on Sunday to honor the 25 people killed in recent bushfires that tore through the country's most populous state.
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Australia confirms fifth coronavirus case from last flight out of WuhanAustralia confirmed on Monday its fifth case of a new coronavirus, with health officials saying the case involved a 21-year-old woman who was on the last flight out of the Chinese city of Wuhan to..
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World welcomes 2020, but wildfires, protests, cast a pall over some celebrationsThe world celebrated the New Year on Wednesday with fireworks displays from Sydney to London, although celebrations were clouded by deadly wildfires in Australia, protests in Hong Kong and India and..
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World welcomes new year amid wildfires and protestsThe world rang in the new year on Wednesday with spectacular firework displays from Sydney to Tokyo, though celebrations in Australia were overshadowed by deadly wildfires and the festive mood in Hong..
Sydney gears up for New Year's spectacle despite Australian firesLarge crowds thronged Sydney harbor on Tuesday to watch Australia's famous New Year's Eve fireworks, even as smoke from deadly wildfires turned skies in nearby coastal towns blood-red.
Head trusts officials on bushfire smoke in Sydney testAustralia's Travis Head says he is confident match officials would not put the health of players at risk if hazardous bushfire smoke impacted the third test against New Zealand in Sydney this week.
Australian wildfires threaten Sydney water suppliesAustralian authorities said on Friday they are focused on protecting water plants, pumping stations, pipes and other infrastructure from intense bushfires surrounding Sydney, the country's largest..
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