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# australia - Today’s News

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# australia - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Ireland may have said Yes to gay marriage, but Australia won’t be following suit No Vote

Ireland may have said Yes to gay marriage, but Australia won’t be following suit

Gay marriage was explicitly outlawed in Australia in 2004.

# australia - Friday 22 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There was controversy over this breastfeeding magazine cover – but not why you think Australia

There was controversy over this breastfeeding magazine cover – but not why you think

The fact it’s just on the subscriber issue has led to some complaints.

From The Daily Edge An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV

An Irish dad just delivered the best line of the referendum on Aussie TV

He couldn’t resist the opportunity to make a dad joke. Couldn’t resist.

# australia - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Vatican’s finance chief denies trying to bribe sexual abuse victim Catholic Church

The Vatican’s finance chief denies trying to bribe sexual abuse victim

The claim was made by a man who was abused from the age of 11.

# australia - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Two men charged with using kittens as live bait for greyhound training Australia

Two men charged with using kittens as live bait for greyhound training

The two men, in Australia, are accused of strapping live kittens to mechanical lures.

From TheJournal.ie Nickelback are wanted by Australian police for ‘crimes against music’ How You Remand Me

Nickelback are wanted by Australian police for ‘crimes against music’

Brisbane authorities want them behind (a few) bars.

# australia - Monday 18 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Former tennis champion jailed for raping young girls he coached Bob Hewitt

Former tennis champion jailed for raping young girls he coached

The judge said the six-year sentence would be longer if Hewitt was charged at a younger age.

From TheJournal.ie Sex workers have asked Jill Meagher’s husband to drop his support for an anti-sex trade group Not Helping

Sex workers have asked Jill Meagher’s husband to drop his support for an anti-sex trade group

Sex workers in St Kilda, Victoria, have signed an open letter to Tom Meagher claiming that campaigning for men to stop buying sex services is ‘not helpful’.

# australia - Friday 15 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Australia tells Johnny Depp his dogs have to ‘bugger off” back to the US today Dog's Dinner

Australia tells Johnny Depp his dogs have to ‘bugger off” back to the US today

The Australian Agriculture Minister said the threat of euthanasia for the dogs still stands if the actor can’t get them into America.

# australia - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Court hears from former lover of Irish mother found stabbed to death Sydney

Court hears from former lover of Irish mother found stabbed to death

Christopher Cullen is charged with murdering his estranged wife.

# australia - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge A man was accused of ‘creeping’ on kids, but he was just taking a selfie Watch Yourselfie

A man was accused of ‘creeping’ on kids, but he was just taking a selfie

It was his first selfie. Terrible, terrible luck.

From TheJournal.ie Irish mother allegedly raped by husband in months before her death, court hears Trial

Irish mother allegedly raped by husband in months before her death, court hears

Christopher Cullen is charged with murdering his estranged wife.

From The Daily Edge This guy tried to interrupt a girl’s mesmerising dancing, and got the epic brush off So Thirsty

# australia - Saturday 9 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Australian who left Irish tourist on life support avoids further jail time Canberra

Australian who left Irish tourist on life support avoids further jail time

Daniel Byrne delivered a vicious, “one punch” attack on Kerryman Timothy McCarthy.

From TheJournal.ie Three-bomb Mother’s Day terror plot by teenager foiled in Melbourne Terror Threat

Three-bomb Mother’s Day terror plot by teenager foiled in Melbourne

Police say a 17-year-old boy has been arrested.

# australia - Friday 8 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Australia The Land Of Oz

10 shocking realisations every Irish person goes through in Australia

I come from the land down under…

From TheJournal.ie Irish people still LOVE Australia Oh Hai Alf

Irish people still LOVE Australia

Well, it is the birthplace of Home and Away.

# australia - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Did Prince Harry just have a sly dig at the Australian media? Land Down Under

Did Prince Harry just have a sly dig at the Australian media?

The royal is currently on a tour of Australia, and the media is following him *very* closely.

From The Daily Edge Cadbury just confirmed it’s making Vegemite chocolate and everybody’s sickened Stone The Crows

# australia - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Australia’s economy is in for a rocky ride

The country’s central bank cut interest rates to a record low today.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: Cool as you like, koala strolls into Australian ER Hanging Around This post contains videos

Watch: Cool as you like, koala strolls into Australian ER

‘Blinky Bill’ wasn’t really feeling the vibes in the hospital though.

# australia - Monday 4 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man who killed nine puppies while high on meth jailed Australia

Man who killed nine puppies while high on meth jailed

The attack was described as “deplorable and distressing”.

# australia - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish priest says man executed in Indonesia ‘had no idea he was on death row’ Condemnation

Irish priest says man executed in Indonesia ‘had no idea he was on death row’

“When we said your death sentence will be implemented, he said, ‘What death sentence? I will not be sentenced to death.’”

# australia - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Man who punched brother, putting him into a coma, returns to Ireland Barry Lyttle

Man who punched brother, putting him into a coma, returns to Ireland

“I’m looking forward to my life again,” says Barry Lyttle.

# australia - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie News anchor in hot water after congratulating mixed-race twin on her fair skin Fair Or Foul?

News anchor in hot water after congratulating mixed-race twin on her fair skin

The internet was upset, but the twins weren’t offended.

From TheJournal.ie ‘This isn’t a question of revenge, it’s simply not fair’ – widow speaks out after hit and run

‘This isn’t a question of revenge, it’s simply not fair’ – widow speaks out after hit and run

Margaret O’Leary, whose husband Paud was killed by drunk driver Shane Fitzgerald in 2012, has spoken of her frustration at Ireland’s hit-and-run laws.

From TheJournal.ie ‘I’m an Australian and I stand for mercy’: Celebrities urge Tony Abbott to do more to save execution pair Bali Nine

‘I’m an Australian and I stand for mercy’: Celebrities urge Tony Abbott to do more to save execution pair

One man married his girlfriend while in prison yesterday. He said it was his final wish.

# australia - Monday 27 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Young boy begs Australia not to deport him because his autism is a burden on the taxpayer Red Tape

Young boy begs Australia not to deport him because his autism is a burden on the taxpayer

His family live in the country legally and pay tax.

From TheJournal.ie Australia’s Bali Nine ringleaders will die tomorrow despite corruption claims Death Sentence

Australia’s Bali Nine ringleaders will die tomorrow despite corruption claims

The pair’s sentencing judge allegedly asked for huge bribes in return for lighter penalties.

# australia - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 70 people were injured while filming this movie with 100 untamed lions Wild At Heart This post contains videos

70 people were injured while filming this movie with 100 untamed lions

A family moved in with the massive pride of lions to film what has been called “the most dangerous movie ever made”.

# australia - Saturday 25 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Shark bites surfer’s leg off as swimmers look on Shark Attack

Shark bites surfer’s leg off as swimmers look on

“The shark came in and bit his leg off and the guys helped him in and carried him up the cliff.”

# australia - Friday 24 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘We’re delighted we’re allowed to go home now’: Barry Lyttle escapes jail in Australia Sydney

‘We’re delighted we’re allowed to go home now’: Barry Lyttle escapes jail in Australia

The Irishman was given a 13-month suspended sentence.

# australia - Thursday 23 April, 2015

‘To wear the All Black jersey you have to play in New Zealand’ — NZRU not following Australian lead

New Zealand won’t copy the Wallabies’ eligibility policy change, according to NZRU chief.

# australia - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Lifestyle blogger admits she never had terminal brain cancer No Miracle Cure

Lifestyle blogger admits she never had terminal brain cancer

Australian Belle Gibson said she treated her brain cancer with diet and alternative therapies.

From The42 Australia have made a major change to their policy on selecting overseas-based players Prodigal Sons

Australia have made a major change to their policy on selecting overseas-based players

Good news for Matt Giteau, George Smith and Drew Mitchell.

# australia - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Australian Prime Minister tells EU to ‘stop the boats’ as hundreds more migrants die Drownings

Australian Prime Minister tells EU to ‘stop the boats’ as hundreds more migrants die

Not everyone is happy about Tony Abbott’s comments.

From TheJournal.ie ‘A lot of people have no where to call home’: Three dead as storms hit New South Wales Extreme Weather

# australia - Monday 20 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge A man tried to squash a spider, but the spider had one last trick up its sleeve Noooope

A man tried to squash a spider, but the spider had one last trick up its sleeve

ARACHNOPHOBES BEWARE: THere is a whole load of NOPE up in here.

# australia - Sunday 19 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How crystal meth has started to take hold in Australia’s wild outback Ice Freezes Over

How crystal meth has started to take hold in Australia’s wild outback

About 2% of the entire country is estimated to use the drug.

# australia - Saturday 18 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Five teenagers arrested over ‘ISIS-inspired terror plot’ Melbourne

Five teenagers arrested over ‘ISIS-inspired terror plot’

Police said they believe the plot was to have involved “edged weapons”.

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