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Relief as rain falls over Australian...

Relief as rain falls over Australian...

Oceania

Thu, Jan 16 2020

More rain was forecast for Friday and the weekend which, if it does fall, would be the most sustained...

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

Australia's dinosaur-era pines live...

Oceania

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Bushfires are common during Australia's summer but this fire season started unusually early

Federer to add to Australia bushfire...

Federer to add to bushfire appeal

Tennis

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The Swiss great, who has been criticised by environmental activists including Greta Thunberg over a sponsor's...

Australian 'megablaze' brought under...

Australian 'megablaze' brought under...

Oceania

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The fire seared an area of national park three times the size of Greater London and lit several connected...

Snipers to cull up to 10,000 camels...

Snipers to cull up to 10,000 camels...

Oceania

Wed, Jan 8 2020

The five-day cull in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands is the first in the

Australia prepares for renewed bushfire...

Australia prepares for renewed bushfire...

Oceania

Tue, Jan 7 2020

Fires have razed more than 8 million hectares of land across Australia, killing 25 people

Australian firefighters get brief reprieve...

Australian firefighters get brief reprieve...

Oceania

Sun, Jan 5 2020

As the immediate danger passed and cooler weather tempered the intensity of many fires, authorities began...

Power supply fears as troops called...

Power supply fears as troops called...

Oceania

Sat, Jan 4 2020

Temperatures soared above 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) and gale-force winds fanned hundreds of...

Australia urges people to flee as fires...

Australia urges people to flee as fires...

Oceania

Fri, Jan 3 2020

Victoria declared a state of disaster across areas home to about 100,000 people, with authorities urging...

Ecologists: 480m animals killed in Australian...

Ecologists: 480m animals killed in Australian...

Oceania

Thu, Jan 2 2020

Koalas have been among the hardest hit of Australia’s native animals

'No news is good news' for families...

'No news is good news' for families...

Oceania

Tue, Dec 24 2019

Two volunteer firefighters were killed last week when their truck was struck by a falling tree

Australian firefighters access badly...

Australian firefighters access badly...

Oceania

Sun, Dec 22 2019

The reprieve came as Prime Minister Scott Morrison defended both his government's climate change...

'Catastrophic' conditions as bushfires...

'Catastrophic' conditions as bushfires...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 21 2019

Sydney was shrouded in toxic smoke as blazes flared to its north, south and west, some just 130km from...

Australian firefighters warn of uncontrollable...

Australian firefighters warn of uncontrollable...

Oceania

Tue, Dec 17 2019

Authorities warned locals near existing blazes that fires could spread

Australia braces for more fires as extreme...

Australia braces for more fires as extreme...

Oceania

Mon, Dec 9 2019

More 100 fires remain ablaze in the region, and authorities warned conditions would worsen on...

Australian man accused of starting bushfire...

Australian man accused of starting bushfire...

Oceania

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Police said a 51-year-old man appeared before a local court on Saturday charged with intentionally lighting...

Bushfires conditions worsen in east...

Bushfires conditions worsen in east...

Oceania

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Western Australia declared catastrophic fire ratings for four of the state regions

Sydney region faces 'catastrophic' bushfire...

Sydney region faces 'catastrophic' bushfire...

Oceania

Mon, Nov 11 2019

More than 350 schools will be closed, a broad fire ban has been put in place and the military is providing...

Australia bushfires leave 3 dead, 150...

Australia bushfires leave 3 dead, 150...

Oceania

Sat, Nov 9 2019

Emergency services said they found the remains of one person in a car and another woman died despite...

'Uncharted territory' as bushfires rage...

'Uncharted territory' as bushfires rage...

Oceania

Fri, Nov 8 2019

So far there have been no reports of fatalities, although there were reports of buildings set alight...