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Australian police arrest hundreds in anti-lockdown protests, several people injured

Australia’s police have arrested 235 people in Melbourne and 32 in Sydney at unsanctioned anti-lockdown rallies and several police officers have been injured in clashes with protesters. Victoria police said six officers required hospitalisation during the violence on Saturday. Several officers were knocked to the ground and trampled, the police said and television footage showed. […]

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Australia’s bandicoot brought back from brink of extinction, officials say

The small furry rabbit-sized marsupial native to Australia, the Eastern Barred Bandicoot that once roamed grassy plains have been brought back from the brink of extinction, officials say. Numbers of the marsupial plummeted because of non-native foxes, habitat destruction and feral cats. Now, after 30 years of conservation efforts, the number has jumped from just […]

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Australia: Meth addict man dresses as cop and raids another meth user’s home

An Australian man, Daniel Thomas, 36 was sentenced to 11 and half years in prison for his role in a fake drug bust. Daniel and his friend dressed as officers and walked into an unlocked home in Melbourne, demanding drugs. Thomas along with his accomplice stormed in the house and started shouting, “This is a […]

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Anti-lockdown protests grip multiple Australian cities, dozens arrested

Protests have been taking place in multiple cities of Australia against restrictions imposed to tackle rising coronavirus infections. Thousands gathered in Sydney, in Melbourne and Brisbane. People chanted “freedom” as they marched through the centre of Sydney. Officers said they had made 57 arrests. Australian governments have re-imposed lockdowns across the country amid a surge […]

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Woman parades frozen lamb in supermarket to protest animal cruelty, promote veganism

A vegan woman paraded the body of a frozen dead lamb in a trolley inside a Coles supermarket to protest against the rise in animal cruelty. The protester reportedly went into a restaurant and splattered fake blood all over the place only a few days ago. Tash Peterson, the protestor strolled into a KFC restaurant […]

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Australia’s Victoria state to go into five-day snap lockdown amid virus surge

The Australian state of Victoria entered into a snap lockdown from late Thursday, after it recorded two more local cases of the virus. The latest outbreak brings the total number of virus cases there to 18. This is the fifth lockdown Victoria has experienced since the pandemic began last year. New restrictions will last until Tuesday. […]

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More than 100 dogs in Australia’s Melbourne hit with dangerous canine disease

A dangerous canine disease has spread through an inner-east Melbourne dog park, leaving some family pets struggling on intravenous drips for days at a time. More than 100 dogs have been hit with gastro after attending Citizens Park in the last three weeks since June 11. The incredibly contagious virus has spread through Melbourne’s canine […]

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New Zealand Instagram model who went on violent rampage at Melbourne night club pleads guilty

A New Zealand Instagram model who went on a violent rampage at a swanky Melbourne night club, spitting on bouncers and kicking in walls before lashing out at police officers plead guilty. Hannah Pierson, 30, pleaded guilty to six charges including various assaults, public drunkenness and resisting an emergency services worker. The woman appeared in front […]

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Melbourne driver claims her $40,000 car’s sunroof exploded on busy highway, shattering glass

  A woman claimed the sunroof on her $40,000 SUV exploded while she was driving along a busy highway and has now been left with a $1,000 bill to repair it. The woman said she had been driving her MG HS Anfield at 95k/hr along the Melbourne highway when the sunroof shattered on Wednesday. She […]

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Liquid meth disguised in 9,360 cooking oil bottles seized at Melbourne port

A huge haul of liquid meth was seized by Australian federal police after customs agents uncovered about $80.7 million of the drug hidden inside a shipment of cooking oil bottles sent from Mexico. The slick drug-smuggling operation concealed the about 540kg of Mexican meth in a consignment of 9,360 canola oil bottles, which arrived in […]

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Australian man who filmed himself mocking dying police officers handed 10-month jail term

An Australian man was handed a 10-month jail sentence for filming and mocking police officers as they lay dying at a crash scene. Last month Richard Pusey pleaded guilty to the rare charge of outraging public decency, as well as drug and other offences. The 42-year-old has already been in custody for nearly 300 days, […]

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Instagram model threatens to blow up plane after being asked to pay for wine

Hannah Lee Pierson, an Instagram model, apparently threatened to blow up an aircraft that was bound for Auckland from Melbourne after being refused wine on board. The incident took place on November 7 last year. There were 72 people in the plane including children at the time of the incident. According to nzherald.co.nz, the matter […]