Gulf Times - Australia
England beat Australia by five wickets in first ODI

England beat Australia by five wickets in first ODI

England beat Australia by five wickets in the first one-day international at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.

Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

Australian teen star's suicide sparks cyber-bullying campaign

A memorial for 14-year-old Amy Everett, known as Dolly, who was once the face of the wide-brimmed Akubra hat, is being held on Friday following her suicide on January 3 after constant harassment.

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia has third hottest year on record in 2017

Australia endured one of its hottest years on record in 2017, the nation's chief weather service said, while it was the hottest in more than a century for the country's most populous state, New South Wales.

Australia complete dominant 4-0 Ashes series rout of England

Australia complete dominant 4-0 Ashes series rout of England

Australia ruthlessly extinguished England's resistance to claim an innings victory in the fifth Ashes Test and complete a 4-0 series rout on the final day in Sydney on Monday.

'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

Australia's largest city recorded its hottest day since 1939 as the mercury rose to 47.3 degree Celsius in the western suburb of Penrith.

Australia's Cate Blanchett to head Cannes Film Festival jury

Australia's Cate Blanchett to head Cannes Film Festival jury

Australian movie star Cate Blanchett will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera, its organisers said on Thursday.

Backpackers critically ill after Australia mass drug overdose

Backpackers critically ill after Australia mass drug overdose

Nine foreign backpackers, including five from France, were rushed to hospital in various states of ‘agitated delirium’ after ingesting a travel sickness drug they mistook for cocaine ...

High-tech ship en route to resume hunt for MH370

High-tech ship en route to resume hunt for MH370

A high-tech vessel run by a US exploration firm is en route to resume the hunt for flight MH370 in a new bid to solve one of aviation's greatest mysteries.

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six people were killed when a seaplane crashed into a river in Australia on Sunday, police said, with divers recovering three bodies so far.

Australia warship makes huge Arabian Sea hashish seizure

Australia warship makes huge Arabian Sea hashish seizure

An Australian warship has seized almost eight tonnes of hashish in the Arabian Sea, with the defence department Saturday estimating its street value at Aus$415 million (US$325 million).

Australian grandmother escapes death in Malaysia drugs case

Australian grandmother escapes death in Malaysia drugs case

An Australian grandmother who said she was tricked into carrying drugs into Malaysia after falling for an online romance scam was Wednesday cleared of trafficking, a crime punishable by death.

Australia, Timor to sign new deal after sea border row

Australia, Timor to sign new deal after sea border row

Australia and East Timor will sign a new treaty next year setting maritime boundaries in an effort to settle lingering disputes over lucrative oil and gas fields in the East Timor Sea.