Associated Press in Sydney

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Thousands flee their homes as worst wildfires in 30 years rage across southern Australia

Thousands of Australians flee their homes as wildfires rage across the nation’s south on Saturday as firefighters struggle  to contain blazes fanned by fierce winds.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Thousands of Australians flee their homes as wildfires rage across the nation’s south on Saturday as firefighters struggle  to contain blazes fanned by fierce winds.

Thousands flee their homes as worst wildfires in 30 years rage across southern Australia
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott dubs Russia ‘a bully’ over sanctions
Sri Lankan asylum seeker group to be taken to the Australian mainland
Australians examine new leads for links to missing Malaysian Airlines jet

Researchers at Curtin University in Western Australia are conducting analysis on an unusual sound recorded at the time of the disappearance of flight MH370

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Researchers at Curtin University in Western Australia are conducting analysis on an unusual sound recorded at the time of the disappearance of flight MH370

Australians examine new leads for links to missing Malaysian Airlines jet
China icebreaker's Antarctic rescue mission stalls
Military exercise sparked big Australian wildfire
Australian authorities fear worsening wildfires
Australian police arrest man on terror charge
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom launches new file-sharing site

Indicted Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom launched a new file-sharing website on Sunday, promising users amped-up privacy levels in a defiant move against the US prosecutors who accuse him of facilitating massive online piracy.

20 Jan 2013 - 10:33AM

Indicted Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom launched a new file-sharing website on Sunday, promising users amped-up privacy levels in a defiant move against the US prosecutors who accuse him of facilitating massive online piracy.

Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom launches new file-sharing site
Former Hong Kong banker jailed in Australia over 'collar bomb' attack
Cycling Australia VP Stephen Hodge quits over doping past
Prince Harry helps Sydney celebrate navy centenary
Wallaby winger Drew Mitchell to leave Australia

Wallaby winger Drew Mitchell will leave Australian rugby at the end of the test season, reportedly to play in France.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM

Wallaby winger Drew Mitchell will leave Australian rugby at the end of the test season, reportedly to play in France.

Wallaby winger Drew Mitchell to leave Australia
Hoax collar bomber had mental problems, ex-wife tells court
Aftershocks hamper relief in tsunami-hit Solomons
 Australian PM changes carbon tax ahead of election
Australia moves asylum seekers to Nauru
Wildfires rage across southern Australia
Australian gets life term for nursing home fires
Sydney police clash with film protesters
Police fear for 2 Australian cruise passengers who fell overboard
Solar eclipse darkens northern Australia
Baby dies as migrant ship sinks in Indian Ocean
Australia looks to Mitchell Johnson for runs
Australian court rejects law allowing gay marriage
Wildfires rage across Australia amid searing heat

Firefighters battled scores of wildfires raging across southeastern Australia on Tuesday as authorities evacuated national parks and warned that blistering temperatures and high winds had led to “catastrophic” conditions in some areas.

 

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Firefighters battled scores of wildfires raging across southeastern Australia on Tuesday as authorities evacuated national parks and warned that blistering temperatures and high winds had led to “catastrophic” conditions in some areas.

 

Wildfires rage across Australia amid searing heat
Total solar eclipse seen across northern Australia
Packed boat capsizes near remote Australian island
Australia warns Fifa over World Cup date switch