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Multiple people stabbed in Sydney, suspected attacker arrested

Images broadcast by Australian media showed the man running through the Australian city with a large kitchen knife shouting "Allahu Akbar" and "shoot me".

Air India regional director suspended for ‘shoplifting’ at Sydney duty free outlet

As per reports, the suspended commander has been flying with Air India for over three decades and comes from a family of pilots.


United Airlines plane lands safely in Sydney after mayday call

"United flight 839 from Los Angeles to Sydney landed safely ... following a mechanical issue," Madhu Unnikrishnan, a spokesman for United Airlines, said in an emailed statement.

Toxic gas leak gives guests breathing problems at Sydney hotel

A worker accidentally mixed pool chlorine and hydrochloric acid, used as a cleaning agent, at the Pullman Hotel, Steve Vaughan, said acting superintendent of New South Wales Ambulance

Egyptian mummies virtually unwrapped in Australia

Using a dual-energy computed tomography scanner, a joint British-Australian exhibition reveals brand new discoveries of the physical remains of Egyptian mummies.

Sydney: 4 people, including 3 women, wounded as police opens fire in a mall

The police were in confrontation with a runaway from psychiatric facility, who was armed with a knife inside the mall


Australia: Teen arrested, accused of plotting terror attack in Sydney

Australia's government raised the country's terror threat level in 2014 in response to the domestic threat posed by supporters of the Islamic State group.

Standoff ends at Australian immigration detention camp

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton said officers used tear gas to subdue the detainees, but declined to elaborate on what other tactics police used to quell the unrest.

Gunman fires into busy Indian restaurant in Sydney, no injuries reported

The bullet went through the front window of the restaurant and hit a shelf, they said, adding, the gunman, dressed in a blue tracksuit, was seen running south on Wigram Street after the incident.

Sydney techie murder: Detectives to visit India to meet victim's family

Prabha Arun Kumar, the 41-year old techie, was brutally stabbed on her way home at Parramatta Park at Sydney's west on March 7, barely 300 meters from her home

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Fierce storm lashes southeast Australia

The storm has pounded Sydney and other parts of New South Wales state since Monday.

Travel Diary: Sydney and a tale of three sisters

No visit to Sydney is complete without a trip to the iconic location, Three Sisters, part of Blue Mountains.