Qatar's barbarity: Forced female invasive examinations turn int'l scandal

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:21 GMT

Qatari police officers are facing prison sentences after ordering a "humiliating" gynecological examination of Australian female travelers to search for the mother of a newborn girl who was found in a trash bin in the bathroom of Hamad International Airport.

Gouna 'perfect destination' for premiering 'The Furnace' in Arab world: Australian Ambassador

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 01:23 GMT

"The Furnace was a great success at Venice Film Festival, and I think that Gouna Film Festival is a perfect destination for its premier in the Arab World," Ambassador Miles added.

Australia midfielder Mooy to join Shanghai SIPG from Brighton

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 10:52 GMT

Mooy is joining Chinese Super League club Shanghai SIPG from Brighton & Hove Albion for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club said on Friday.

SENATE ELECTION: Egyptian expats in Australia start voting

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 11:18 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Migration Nabila Makram called upon Egyptian expatriates around the globe to cast their votes in the election.

Austria lifts travel restrictions for 31 European countries

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 01:15 GMT

After it became possible to enter Austria from seven neighbouring countries without any health regulations from 4 June, facilitation of travel with other European countries is now allowed.

Faded colors of ancient Egyptian sarcophagus restored in Australia

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:49 GMT

In the past, archeologists used very basic tools in their attempts to unveil secrets of ancient Egypt.

Coronavius cases in Austria rise to 14,335

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 09:59 GMT

The Austrian Health Ministry announced that the number of coronvirus cases increased to 14,335.

Australia imposes self-isolate on all travelers coming from abroad

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 09:51 GMT

All travelers coming into Australia will need to self-isolate for 14 days, as the Morrison government escalates its response to the coronavirus outbreak.

France, Germany, Australia request to withdraw forces from Iraq

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 10:53 GMT

France, Germany and Australia have submitted a request to prepare for the withdrawal of their forces from Iraq.

13 coronavirus cases reported in Australia

Wed, 05 Feb 2020 - 11:37 GMT

An eight-year-old boy has been diagnosed with coronavirus, taking the number of confirmed cases in Australia to 13 people, CNN reported.

Australia just confirmed 3 more Wuhan coronavirus cases

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 10:57 GMT

Australia has just confirmed a total of four Wuhan coronavirus cases, CNN reported on Saturday.

President Sisi congratulates Kurz on his re-election as Austria's chancellor

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 10:58 GMT

Sisi congratulated Tuesday Austrian Sebastian Kurz on his re-election and the formation of a new coalition government in Austria.

Brave as lions: Zoo heroics save animals from Australia's raging fires

Wed, 08 Jan 2020 - 10:02 GMT

When everyone else in the Australian town of Mogo fled the flames that tore through surrounding bushland, Chad Staples didn’t consider abandoning his family.

World welcomes new year amid wildfires and protests

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 05:23 GMT

Around a million revelers thronged Sydney harbor and nearby districts to watch more than 100,000 fireworks explode above the city

Protests staged in Australia to demand action on climate change

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 10:57 GMT

The protests, billed as a "global climate strike," come ahead of a planned UN Climate Action Summit that begins in New York on Monday.

Australian court finds second man guilty of plotting to blow up Etihad flight

Fri, 20 Sep 2019 - 06:00 GMT

Police had accused the man, Mahmoud Khayat, and his brother Khaled Khayat of planning two terrorist attacks.

Basketball: Australia snap United States' 13-year winning streak

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 - 09:50 GMT

Team USA had been impregnable since the 2006 world championships, where they suffered a stunning loss to Greece in the semi-finals.

Egypt's Consul General: Egypt looks forward to boosting cooperation with Australia

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 - 01:19 GMT

Egypt's Consul General in Sydney Yasser said Egypt is looking forward to enhancing relations with Australia in all fields particularly investment and tourism.

Australian Ambassador commends Egypt's budget, positive indicators

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 01:51 GMT

The Ministry of Finance confirmed that the reform measures taken by the government have led to improved economic performance.

Australian student released from North Korea says he's 'very good'

Thu, 04 Jul 2019 - 10:59 GMT

An Australian student who was detained in North Korea was freed and safely left the country on Thursday, after Swedish officials helped broker his release.