Thu, 18 Oct 2018 08:21
Australia's Queensland state legalises abortion
Queensland lawmakers have voted to legalise abortion, overturning a century-old "morality" law and capping a 50-year campaign in Australia's most conservative state.
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:00
Thai men first same-sex couple to marry in Queensland under new law
TWO THAI MEN were among the first same-sex couples in Queensland to get married following passage of Australia’s historic marriage equality bill.
Sun, 12 Nov 2017 01:00
First Thai to run for a seat in Queensland
WUTTIPONG Sangjitphun is the first Thai endorsed by the Liberal National Party of Queensland (LNP) to run in the state’s upcoming election this month.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:59
Friends save spearfisherman from shark mauling off Australia
SYDNEY, Feb 18, 2017 - A shark badly mauled a man spearfishing Saturday in northern Queensland leaving him in serious condition after friends saved his life by pulling him aboard their boat, the ambulance service said.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 08:07
Queensland Dreamworld fun park reopens after tragic deaths
The Dreamworld fun park on Queensland's Gold Coast reopened Saturday, six weeks after the tragic deaths of four adults killed in an accident on one of the park's water rides.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:48
Scientists confirm largest coral die-off on Great Barrier Reef
Sydney - Australia's Great Barrier Reef has had the worst coral die-off since measurements began as a result of ocean warming, scientists based at James Cook University in Queensland announced Tuesday.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 01:00
RAC secures funding for windmill project
RATCH-AUSTRALIA Corporation (RAC), an 80-per-cent-held subsidiary of Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding (RATCH), has closed a financing agreement worth 258.3 million Australian dollars (Bt6.9 billion) for its Mount Emerald wind-farm project in Queensland state.
Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:32
Pregnant Aussie's tendons severed in 'shark attack'
PHUKET: The pregnant Queenslander who was attacked in the shallow waters of Phuket, by what experts believe was most likely a shark, will remain in the care of doctors for several more days.
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:21
Earthquake rattles Queensland coast
Australia-earthquake/Sydney (dpa) - The strongest earthquake in 80 years rocked the Queensland coast in Australia Thursday morning shaking houses and rattling windows.
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:37
Johnny Depp's wife to face Australian court over pet dogs
Sydney (dpa) - Hollywood star Johnny Depp's actress wife Amber Heard has been issued a summons to appear in a Queensland court over bringing the couple's pet dogs illegally into Australia, a media report said Thursday.
Thu, 14 May 2015 01:00
Ratch moves on with fourth Aust wind farm
RATCHABURI ELECTRICITY Generating Holding's 180-megawatt Mount Emerald wind-farm project in the Australian state of Queensland was finally given development approval by Queensland's regulatory agencies late last month, which will allow the company to cont
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00
Taking a gamble on Queensland
Australia is emerging as new casino hotspot