Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00
Djokovic sets sights on 2019 after 'phenomenal season'
Novak Djokovic set his sights on the Australian Open on Sunday after a painful defeat in the ATP Finals at the hands of Alexander Zverev took some of the gloss off an incredible season.
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:32
Urgent : Leading Australia wedding magazine shuts over gay snub
Sydney - A leading Australian bridal magazine has shut after being ditched by advertisers for refusing to feature same-sex couples, one year after the country changed its marriage laws.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 09:12
Australian man rescued in Phuket yacht fire
An Australian man was rescued on Wednesday night after his yacht caught fire off Patong Beach in Phuket.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 13:45
Ex-farm supervisor charged over Australia strawberry sabotage
Sydney - Police investigating a major Australian strawberry needle contamination scare that sparked nationwide panic on Monday identified a former farm supervisor as their main suspect.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 01:00
IS claims Melbourne stabbing: propaganda agency
Beirut - The Islamic State group claimed a stabbing Friday that killed one person and wounded two others in the Australian city of Melbourne, its propaganda channel said.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:12
Watchdog approves landmark Australian media merger
A landmark merger between Australian broadcaster Nine Entertainment and venerable newspaper group Fairfax won regulatory approval Thursday, clearing the way for the creation of a media giant across television, print, video streaming and digital.
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
Phuket visitors, beware: Scams and corrupt cops still in operation
This week I received a frantic call from an Australian friend on Phuket.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:34
Runaway mining train travels 90 km without driver
A huge runaway train laden with iron ore had to be derailed remotely after speeding through the Australian outback for almost an hour.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 15:21
Funny thing happened on the way to the Jim Jefferies show
Australian stand-up comedian, political commentator, actor and writer Jim Jefferies is bringing his “The Night Talker Tour” to Thailand, with a show set for Bangkok’s Scala Theatre on January 18.
Sat, 03 Nov 2018 01:00
Time for Immigration Bureau to enter digital era
I find it interesting that the British and US embassies and now the Australian embassy have withdrawn their services in the ever-stupid document collection by the Thai Immigration Bureau.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:49
Australian man jailed for assisting wife's suicide in court first
An Australian man was sentenced to 10 years in prison Friday for helping his wife commit suicide so he could access her life insurance, in what the judge called a precedent-setting case.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 14:49
Australia warns against US-China tensions
China's rising and "unprecedented influence" in the Indo-Pacific region will challenge American interests, but confrontation must not define relations between the two powers, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned Thursday.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 16:29
Latest : Australia restricts officials flying Lion Air after Monday's crash
Australia has issued an instruction advising Australian officials and other government employees not to fly on any Lion Air flights following the crash of flight JT610 on Monday morning on its way from Jakarta to Pangkalpinang in Bangka Belitung.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 15:53
A winemaker makes a toast
Australian wine maker Penfolds marked its 175th anniversary with the launch of a new collection of wines at a special event held at Anantra Riverside Bangkok Resort and hosted by master winemaker Peter Gago.
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 12:56
Daddy cool: Same-sex penguin couple become parents
Two male penguins who paired up as a "same-sex couple" have successfully incubated a baby chick and are "doting" on their tiny offspring, an Australian aquarium announced Friday.