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Jailed Australian economist, Sean Turnell, pleads not guilty in Myanmar trial

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Sean Turnell, an Australian academic and economic adviser to Myanmar's deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi, detained ...


Behind the split of the Anglican church in Australia over gay marriage

In the opening address of this year's Global Anglican Futures Conference (GAFCON) Australasia, Bishop Richard Condie announced the creation of ...


Should we bring back the thylacine? We asked 5 experts

In a newly announced partnership with Texas biotech company Colossal Biosciences, Australian researchers are hoping their dream to bring back ...


5 drugs that changed the world (and what went wrong)

It's hard to measure the impact of any one drug on world history. But here are five drugs we can ...


Nashville SC hope to feel right at home vs. Minnesota United

It has been a month since Nashville SC won at home -- or anywhere else for that matter. Meanwhile, Minnesota ...


Alleged drug fugitive arrested after a decade

This is a joint release between Australian Federal Police, Western Australia Police Force, Australian Border Force and Queensland Police ServiceEditor's ...


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Noodle makers ask to increase prices after 14-years in Thailand

BANGKOK, Thailand: Instant noodle makers have asked Thailand to allow them to increase their prices to meet rising costs, which ...

Saudis buy stake in Russian energy companies, spend billions

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: In a Twitter post published this week, Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Holding said it had invested in Russian ...

Billionaire Indian trader Rakesh Jhunjhunwala dead at 62

DELHI, India: Dubbed the country's Warren Buffett, India's best-known stock investor and self-made billionaire, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, died on August 14 ...

New money transfers spell end of credit card, says Brazil bank chief

SAO PAULO, Brazil: Brazil's central bank chief Roberto Campos Neto has said that he believes credit cards will cease to ...

As world economy slows, price of copper falls

LONDON, England: Despite a recent rebound, speculators in the international copper market, considered an indicator of the world's economic health, ...

Russian Central Bank reports economy down 4% in second quarter

MOSCOW, Russia: Financial information released by the Rosstat federal statistics service this week indicated that Russia's economy shrank 4 percent ...

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UK moves forward in sending illegal migrants to Rwanda

LONDON, England: Despite a legal challenge in London's High Court in early September, the UK government is continuing to pursue ...

PM Modi says India working to become developed country in 25 years

NEW DELHI, India: During his national day address this week, Prime Minister NarendraModi said India will seek to become a ...

Heathrow Airport to extend limit on passengers till October

LONDON, England: The cap on flight departures from London's Heathrow Airport will beextended until October 29, airport officials announced.Heathrow capped ...

German fighter jets to take part in joint exercises in Australia

BERLIN, Germany: Highlighting Berlin's increasing focus on assisting in the Indo-Pacific region amidst rising tensions with China over Taiwan, Germany ...

France declares wildfire out, firefighters came from all of Europe

PARIS, France: French firefighters have stopped the spread of a "monster" wildfire in the country's southwest, allowing the reopening of ...

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Jailed Australian economist, Sean Turnell, pleads not guilty in Myanmar trial

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Sean Turnell, an Australian academic and economic adviser to Myanmar's deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi, detained ...


Grattan on Friday: The Scott Morrison horror show has a way to run yet

It's not breaking news that Scott Morrison has trouble with women. His "woman problem" was one factor in his election ...


"No confirmation of terror angle,probing all aspects", says Fadnavis after boat with arms recovered near Harihareshwar beach

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 18 (ANI): Soon after a mysterious boat loaded with weapons was recovered near the Harihareshwar beach, ...


Behind the split of the Anglican church in Australia over gay marriage

In the opening address of this year's Global Anglican Futures Conference (GAFCON) Australasia, Bishop Richard Condie announced the creation of ...


What good is a new national cultural policy without history?

Alongside much else that is being revised, reimagined or recast by the Albanese government, Australia is to have a new ...


Australia may be heading for emissions trading between big polluters

Could Australia soon have a form of emissions trading? Yes, if Labor's much-anticipated paper on fixing Australia's mediocre emissions-reduction framework, ...


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