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New South Wales News

As drought persists, Australia restricts water use in populous state

With less than 50mm of rain in May, wheat farmers in the state face a third straight year of below average production, a drain on the state's economy.

Aus scientists discover new marsupial known for 'marathon' mating sessions

Scientists in Australia have discovered a new marsupial species known for its over-enthusiastic mating sessions.


Lastnight world: Plane crashes in Namibia,killing all 34 on board

A Mozambique Airlines plane en route to Angola crashed in a game park in northeast Namibia.

Regional Pravasi Bhartiya Divas begins in Australia

2013 convention is first to be held in Australia,marking contribution overseas Indian community.

Army drill ‘sparked’ Aus wildfire

More than 100 fires have killed one man and destroyed more than 200 homes in New South Wales state since Thursday last week.

JSPL buys majority stake in Gujarat NRE Coke

Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) has acquired a majority stake in Gujarat NRE Coking Coal.


Parts of Australia facing worst bushfire threat in 40 years

More than 200 homes have already been destroyed and another 120 damaged by the wildfires.

Warner misses club match,faces rap

The hotheaded 26-year-old was expected to debut for Randwick on Saturday,but pulled out,citing a need to hit the nets for some practice.

David Warner skips grade game,attends horse race: reports

Reports suggest that Warner attended a horse racing meeting,although this was not confirmed.

Adani's project up for environmental nod in Australia

The government is looking to protect environmental standards with this move.