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Samsung to pay Australia $9.7 million over false waterproof claims

CANBERRA, Australia: Samsung Electronics has been fined $9.65 million by Australia for releasing nine misleading advertisements about the untrue water-resistance ...

The literary life of Frank Moorhouse, a giant of Australian letters

Frank Moorhouse, who died in Sydney on Sunday, made a significant and multi-faceted contribution to Australia's literary life.He was born ...

Cutting crossbench MPs' staffing would be a setback for democracy

My experience as an adviser to Peter Andren - perhaps the first of the modern-day wave of non-party MPs to ...

Former Australian diplomat's Chinese story starting with telegram

© Provided by Xinhua At that time, Jocelyn Chey knew nothing about China, neither its culture nor the history. But ...

In Gee Chun blows lead, rallies to win Women's PGA Championship

Despite shooting a second straight 3-over-par 75 and blowing her chance at a wire-to-wire victory, In Gee Chun sank clutch ...

'Elvis,' 'Top Gun' Tie for Box-Office Crown With $30.5 Million Each

New York - Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic 'Elvis' shook up theaters with an estimated $30.5 million in weekend ticket ...

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UK offers to help Ukraine clear mines, export grain

LONDON, England: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said this week that in order to move millions of tonnes of grain ...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi moved to military junta in country's capital

YANGON, Myanmar: Myanmar's military authorities have transferred deposed leader Aung San Suu Kyi to a prison in the capital Naypyitaw ...

Moslem protesters in Maldives disrupt International Day of Yoga event

MALDIVES, Male: Police used tear gas and pepper spray this week to control a crowd who disrupted a yoga event ...

S. Korea send satellite into orbit on successful rocket launch

SEOUL, South Korea: After a first test launch failed last year, this week officials said South Korea's second test launch ...

US Senate to vote on bipartisan law to cap insulin at $35 per month

WASHINGTON D.C.: Bipartisan legislation aimed at lowering U.S. insulin costs will be put to a vote on the Senate floor ...

UK's Telegraph news block in Russia due to war coverage

MOSCOW, Russia: The UK newspaper, the Telegraph, has been blocked in Russia, following a request from the Russian prosecutor-general.The TASS ...

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