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Magnitude 6.0 quake strikes Victoria, Australia

Magnitude 6.0 quake strikes Victoria, Australia

Melbourne has just been rocked by an earthquake, with residents reporting strong shudders, offices being evacuated and tremors being felt…
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Australia could lease submarines from UK or US but nuclear weapons remain off the table

Australia could lease submarines from UK or US but nuclear weapons remain off the table

The short-term leasing of nuclear-powered submarines from the UK or the US is being considered by the Morrison government but…
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China, Australia reimpose tough anti-Covid measures to curb Delta variant

China, Australia reimpose tough anti-Covid measures to curb Delta variant

BEIJING: China and Australia ramped up Covid-19 curbs Saturday as Delta variant cases surged and tens of thousands rallied in…
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Australia in talks with France over troubled submarine contract

Australia in talks with France over troubled submarine contract

PARIS (BLOOMBERG) – Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has had “candid” discussions with President Emmanuel Macron over delays and cost…
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Security fear: Australia to close embassy in Afghanistan

Security fear: Australia to close embassy in Afghanistan

KABUL: Australia on Tuesday abruptly announced it will shutter its embassy in Afghanistan this week, expressing fears over the “increasingly…
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Australia will spend almost $3.4m for each person in offshore detention, budget shows

Australia will spend almost $3.4m for each person in offshore detention, budget shows

Australia will spend nearly $812m on its offshore immigration processing system next year – just under $3.4m for each of…
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