Category: Australia

Triple J Hottest 100 list 2013, live stream

UPDATED: Hottest track-list on the archive, Triple J Hottest 100 list in 2013 countdown. The hottest tracks of 2013 from ‘Riptide’by Vance joy, ‘Royals’ by Lorde took the 2nd spot (Lorde took 2014 worldwide tour) and down to the last…
How do volcanoes form underwater, Sydney Australia

How do volcanoes form underwater in Sydney Australia-A cluster of  submerged Volcanoes (Submarine Volcanoes) were found off the coast of Sydney, the capital city of Australia, scientists said Monday. How do volcanoes form underwater? Expert says, the lava formed by…
Australian same sex marriage, Government pressured

Australian same sex marriage Government being pressured- the government is more focus on the welfare of the country particularly in economy and security. Senior Abbott government minister Eric Abetz has suggested legalising same-sex marriage could open a “Pandora’s box” of…
Crocodile attacks in Australia, boy feared dead

Crocodile attacks in Australia, boy feared dead —12-year-old boy missing in suspected crocodile attack while swimming in the Australian national park, report says. The boy was attacked by a saltwater crocodile while swimming with friends in the Mudginberri billabong, near…
Indonesia condemns Australia navy incursion into its waters

Indonesia condemns Australia navy incursion into its waters: The Indonesian government on Friday said it “deplored” the incursion into its territorial waters by the Australian navy. Australia had earlier apologized for the encroachment, saying it occurred inadvertently and without the knowledge or…
PM Abbott says to get tough on ‘coward punches’

PM Abbott says to get tough on ‘coward punches’: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he is appalled by the recent rise in alcohol-fuelled violence in Sydney and wants the law to get tough with “brutal people” who pick on…
Woman found badly burnt from chemical attack in Sydney

Woman found badly burnt from chemical attack in Sydney: A homeless woman was found Friday night with horrific burns to 80 per cent of her body from a chemical attack police believe took place a week ago, according to reports.…
Australia: stronger ecstasy pills dangerous for users

Australia: stronger ecstasy pills dangerous for users — A dramatic increase in the number of ‘ecstasy’ tablets on the street containing high levels of MDMA could prove fatal to Australian users, warn drug researchers. Ecstasy is the street name for…
Sydney kicks off New Year celebrations

Sydney kicks off New Year celebrations: Worldwide New Year’s Eve countdowns began in Sydney, Australia with a dazzling display of fireworks. Australia’s largest city was lit up with seven tonnes of celebratory explosives focused on the Harbour Bridge. “They were…
Gyrocopter crash in Australia kills Singaporean student, Aussie pilot

Gyrocopter crash in Australia kills Singaporean student, Aussie pilot: A gyrocopter crashed in the Victorian bushland of Australia on Sunday, killing the pilot and his passenger, an 18-year-old Singaporean student. Australian news reports have identified the student as Jordan Peng,…
Thailand: Angry Australian tourist goes wild, torches bikes

Trat, Thailand — An angry Australian tourist went wild on Thailand’s Chang Island on Saturday, torched three motorcycles, and tried to attack pedestrians with a kitchen knife, all because his rented motorcycle consumed too much fuel, said police. A Bangkok…