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Buddhists fined over tree’s death say killing it ‘against their beliefs’

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For Buddhist pensioners Jack and Lin Chia, every life is sacred, including plants.

‘Complete shock’ over young footy player’s sudden death

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Family and friends are struggling to comprehend the sudden death of a fit young South Australian amateur footballer.

How playful puppy started house fire

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

It’s one thing for a puppy to chew a shoe or sofa, but quite another to set a home on fire.

William Tyrrell could have died in ‘accident’, court hears

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

NSW homicide detective Gary Jubelin suggested a retiree may have killed toddler William Tyrrell in an accident and used two unaccounted for hours to “get rid of the body”, a court has heard.

New generation eczema treatment approved for Aussie teens

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A new generation eczema drug used to treat adults has just been approved for use in Australian teenagers.

Study supports science-backed weight loss method

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Australia’s national science agency the CSIRO has revealed the key to losing three times more weight is linked to technology.

Aussie’s great escape from virus-hit Wuhan

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A Sydney real estate agent evacuated from Wuhan has documented his rescue from China.

Cathay Pacific asks staff to take unpaid leave over coronavirus

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

“Preserving our cash is now the key to protecting our business.”

Australian shares unaffected by coronavirus

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Australian stocks have finished higher for a second day but could not sustain a move above 7,000 as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in China neared 500.

Trump’s victory lap part reality TV, part election manifesto

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Trump’s third (and potentially final) state of the union was part reality TV, part election manifesto, part victory lap with a splash of ‘I told you so’.

Australian beekeepers ‘devastated’ by bushfires

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Australian beekeepers have suffered a devastating blow after the recent bushfire crisis.

Turbulence causes fire-fighting aircraft to dump 2,500 litres of retardant on Canberra road

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The emergency service said residents whose cars were covered in the retardant have permission to wash them with water.

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