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Australia PM Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope to fire archbishop

Australia’s Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has called on Pope Francis to fire an Australian archbishop who is the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever convicted for covering up child sexual abus...

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Japan shares jump as yen bows to strong dollar

Read more about Japan shares jump as yen bows to strong dollar on Business Standard. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday as a bullish outlook from the head of t...

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Going, going gone for Australia’s house price boom. And some investors smell trouble

By Swati Pandey and Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - It's a winter weekend in Sydney's bustling northern suburb of Chatswood and a three-bedroom family house sporting an endless garden is up for aucti...

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Australia’s all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill announces retirement from international football

Sydney: Australia's all-time leading goal-scorer Tim Cahill retired from international football on Tuesday, ending an illustrious career that has taken him to four World Cups. The 38-year-old, who ...

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Usain Bolt to give trial for Australian football club Central Coast Mariners

Usain Bolt is on the verge of sealing a deal to trial with the A-League's Central Coast Mariners, the Australian club said today, as the sprint legend pursues his dream of playing professional foot...

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After Surviving Grueling The Handmaid's Tale Season 2, We Need This Next

(Spoiler alert: This article discusses several plot points of Season 2 of "The Handmaid's Tale," including Wednesday's finale.) Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale ended its emotionally exhausting second se...

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Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia. It is on Australia's south-east coast, on the Tasman Sea. In June 2010 the greater metropolitan area had an approximate population of 4.6 million people.