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By news On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Horse racing: Dettori looks to end Melbourne Cup wait on Almandin

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Frankie Dettori will look to end a quarter-century of frustration in Australia’s most prestigious horse race when the flamboyant jockey rides last year’s winner and favorite Almandin More...

By news On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Australia turns down NZ offer to take asylum seekers barricaded inside camp

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia turned down on Sunday an offer to take 150 asylum seekers being held in an Australian-run detention center in Papua New Guinea, where U.N. officials have warned a humanitarian More...

By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Australians protest against unfolding ’emergency’ in offshore detention camp

SYDNEY (Reuters) – More than 1,000 people protested in Australia on Saturday against the treatment of hundreds of asylum seekers in an offshore detention center that the United Nations has described as an More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Viral video shows a driver capture an optical illusion in Australia | Travel News | Travel

The viral video shows a man driving along the main road whilst in Sydney, Australia. As he passes the traffic, he appears to drive past a black and white house in the field. What looks normal, appears to be an More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Actor Russell Crowe criticizes Australian bid to move asylum seekers

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The 600 asylum seekers barricaded inside an abandoned detention center in Papua New Guinea without food or running water are Australia’s “shame”, Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Rybarikova outlasts top seed Mladenovic at WTA Elite Trophy

ZHUHAI, China (Reuters) – Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova clinched her first victory of the WTA Elite Trophy on Wednesday, beating top seed Kristina Mladenovic 7-5 1-6 7-6(5) in a thrilling encounter lasting More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Horse racing: Melbourne Cup to take measures after New York incident

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The Melbourne Cup will have measures in place to deal with “hostile vehicle incursions”, police said on Wednesday, a week ahead of Australia’s richest horse race. A man driving More...

By news On Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
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Soccer: Australia FA postpones meeting as FIFA intervention looms

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s embattled football association has postponed an emergency general meeting it had hoped would end a bitter power-struggle between clubs and administrators, and stave off More...

By news On Sunday, October 29th, 2017
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MotoGP live stream – How to watch the Malaysian Grand Prix at Sepang online | Tech | Life & Style

MotoGP is entering the 17th round of the 2017 season, with the world’s best riders heading to Sepang for the Malaysian Grand Prix. MotoGP 2017 has been a tightly fought contest, but Marc Marquez managed draw More...

By news On Saturday, October 28th, 2017
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U.S. seeks meeting soon to revive Asia-Pacific ‘Quad’ security forum

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States wants a meeting soon aimed at reviving a four-way dialogue between itself, Japan, India and Australia to deepen security cooperation and coordinate alternatives for More...