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Christchurch shootings: Australian police search homes near suspect's hometown

March 18, 2019 9:55 am

Police said that a search warrant was executed on Monday morning by the state's Joint Counter Terrorism Team at a home in the town of Sandy Beach, near Coffs Harbour, and shortly after another warrant was executed at a home in Lawrence, near Maclean.

Suspicious packages found at Indian consulate, other diplomatic missions in Melbourne

January 09, 2019 4:29 pm

A major operation is underway after packages were delivered to at least ten international consulates across Melbourne.

Australian men charged with terrorism over mosque fires

August 20, 2017 10:05 am

Two of the men are already in custody and awaiting trial on suspicion of plotting bomb attacks in Australia's second largest city last year, while a third – a 29-year-old Melbourne man – was arrested late on Saturday.

Etihad Airways says assisting Australian police with plane attack probe

August 01, 2017 11:40 am

Four men were arrested in raids in several suburbs in Sydney, Australia's largest city, at the weekend and are being held without charge under special terror-related powers. The houses of the detained men were still being searched on Monday evening, two days after the arrests.

5 Australian teens arrested for alleged terror plot on ANZAC Day

April 18, 2015 7:10 pm

PM Tony Abbott has warned that the terrorism threat in Australia has escalated with one-third of all terrorism-related arrests since 2001 occurring in the last six months.

Australian mother arrested for murder of eight children

December 21, 2014 9:17 am

The woman arrested is the mother of the seven younger children and the aunt of the 14-year-old girl.

19-foot python 'burgle' Australian charity store

July 10, 2013 2:36 pm

Massive snake weighing in at 17 kg was captured a day after a suspected burglary was reported.

Australia police conduct anti-terror raids in Melbourne

September 13, 2012 1:36 pm

Police seized many items including a USB memory stick containing violent extremist materials.

Australian police offer reward for fugitive Indian driver

August 07, 2012 11:59 am

Puneet was a 19-year-old learner-driver when he lost control and hit students.

Indian-origin family of 4 found dead in Australia

May 02, 2012 12:45 am

Australian police are treating it as a murder-suicide case.