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Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country in the Southern Hemisphere comprising the mainland of the Australian continent (the world's smallest) the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Neighbouring countries include Indonesia, East Timor, and Papua New Guinea to the north, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, and New Caledonia to the north-east, and New Zealand to the southeast.

Articles About Australia

Jennifer Lopez
Beauty Secrets Of Jennifer Lopez Revealed As Singer Gears Up For American Music Awards

By IBTimes AU

The singer spends lots of time and energy to keep herself fit and attractive. (5:06 pm)

MORE TOPICS: DIAMONDS, JENNIFER LOPEZ

Federer vs. Monfils in 2014 Davis Cup
Roger Federer Falls to Gael Monfils in 2014 Davis Cup; Switzerland, France Tied at 1-1 In Best-Of-Five Final [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer disappointed in his first match in the 2014 Davis Cup final losing to Gael Monfils (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: COURT

Australian Actor Brenton Thwaites Bagged A Role In Fifth Sequel Of 'Pirates Of The Carribean'

By IBTimes AU

The actor landed an important role in the movie. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: HOLLYWOOD

Reality TV Queen Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian Might Get Pregnant Again Very Soon

By IBTimes AU

The star is planning her second baby and intentionally did the nude photo shoot before she starts putting on pregnancy weight. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, HOLLYWOOD, KIM KARDASHIAN

Studying with a computer
Canada's Ontario Students Score High Rank In Global Survey Of Computer Skills

By IBTimes AU

Ontario students have made Canada proud with their exceptional computer literacy compared to their global peers. (Nov 22)

Medicines
New Zealand Medicine Products Sector To Get Own Regulator::Drops Plan For A Joint Regulator With Australia

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand medicines will have own regulator as the government realised that local interests are hard to manage in join regulation. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott (C) talks to Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) before a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, April 11, 2014. REUTERS/Parker Song/Pool
New Zealand Assured China-Australia Deal Will Not Affect Demand

By IBTimes AU

New Zealand has been assured by Chinese President Xi Jin Ping that China's deal with Australia will not affect export demand. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA

Australia Bushfire
Sydney Heatwave Roundup: Mercury Rising To 40 Degrees, Severe Fire Warnings In Place

By IBTimes AU

Sydney experienced severe heatwave conditions on Friday, Nov 21. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING

Delta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah September 28, 2013. Picture taken September 28, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Travel Alert: New Delta Air Lines Airbuses Could Be Seen In Australia Soon

By IBTimes AU

Australia could soon be flying aboard the new Airbus carriers of Delta Air Lines. (Nov 22)

A Shop Selling 'Halal Meat' In Lakemba In Sydney
Boycott Halal In Australia: Products Are Funding Terrorism, MP Christensen Alleges

By IBTimes AU

The Boycott Halal In Australia campaign is seeing more and more members joining. (Nov 22)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RELIGION