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Tony Abbott becomes Australian PM as ALP self-destructs

Henry Belot/Melbourne Tony Abbott has become the Prime Minister of Australia with the incumbent Kevin Rudd and the Australian Labor Party slumping to electoral defeat. Enjoying significant swings in key...

Apple courts China with Beijing launch event

Apple has revealed that it will hold a special launch event in Beijing on September 11 to coincide with the expected US launch of the new iPhone range in the...

Taiwan motorist narrowly escapes being crushed by boulder

This motorist in Keelong City, Taiwan narrowly escaped being crushed by a giant boulder during a recent landslide. The video – posted on YouTube – shows footage taken from a...