BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — The parents of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste say they are haunted and depressed by images of him caged in an Egyptian court....
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government has taken a step toward relaxing foreign ownership restrictions on Qantas Airways by passing legislation through the House of Representatives....
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An investigator says he can’t say whether missing ballots that have forced a new senate election in an Australian state were stolen or simply lost. Former Australian Federal Police Commissioner Mick Keelty was testifying on Wednesday to a parliamentary committee that is examining the disappearance of 1,370 ballots cast in a...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia has offered temporary refuge to visiting Ukrainians due to soon return to their country, which is in turmoil. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop told Parliament on Wednesday that Ukrainian nationals could apply for visa extensions to stay temporarily in Australia “while their nation is under threat.” Russian troops control the Crimea...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says it will to comply with an International Court of Justice ruling banning it from using documents seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar oil and gas deal between the countries. The United Nations’ highest court in The Hague on Monday ordered...
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