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Australia: PM Malcolm Turnbull’s future at stake in crucial Sydney bypoll

Malcolm Turnbull's coalition has been forced to govern in minority since October, when the citizenship crisis cost him several cabinet members and wiped out his razor-thin majority.

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Fossils of pre-historic human-sized penguins found

Sydney, Dec 13 (IANS) A giant species of penguins, which had the size of an adult human, inhabited New Zealand between 55 and 60 million years ago, scientific researchers revealed on Wednesday.

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Rugby-Australia launch bid for 2027 World Cup

SYDNEY, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Australia have launched bids to host the men's Rugby World Cup in 2027 and the women's event in 2021, Rugby Australia (RA) said on Wednesday. The day after the organisati...

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Rugby-Australia launch bid for 2027 World Cup

SYDNEY, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Australia have launched bids to host the men's Rugby World Cup in 2027 and the women's event in 2021, Rugby Australia said on Wednesday. The 2019 Rugby World Cup will be ...

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Father of 15-year-old footballer who drowned in Australia seeks Sushma Swaraj’s help to bring bod...

New Delhi: The father of a 15-year-old footballer from Delhi who drowned at the Glenelg Beach in Australia has requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to help bring back his daughter's bo...

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Asia shares take breather, Brent breaks above $65

Read more about Asia shares take breather, Brent breaks above $65 on Business Standard. SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares took a breather on Tuesday after three straight sessions of gains, with marke...

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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.