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Australian Olympian Ekaterina “Katia” Alexandrovskaya’s tragic death shines light on dark side of elite sport

Australian Olympian Ekaterina “Katia” Alexandrovskaya’s tragic death shines light on dark side of elite sport

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It is too early to know her circumstances, but what we can say is that being deeply unhappy during and after your elite gymnastics career is very close to a miserable cliche of ...

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Australian lizards destined for Chinese black market found in rice cookers

Australian lizards destined for Chinese black market found in rice cookers

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Australian lizards destined for the international black market have been found by Australia Post workers, packed in rice cookers bound for China.X-rays on the new cookers revealed ...

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Why did Australian special forces pose with a Confederate flag in Afghanistan?

Why did Australian special forces pose with a Confederate flag in Afghanistan?

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Members of the Australian Special Air Service Regiment pose with a Confederate flag in an undisclosed location in Afghanistan in 2012(Screenshot via ABC)The U.S. military may have ...

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Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has reached out to banned Cronulla Sharks NRL star Bronson Xerri over doping scandal

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack has reached out to banned Cronulla Sharks NRL star Bronson Xerri over doping scandal

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NRL officials have themselves also become increasingly frustrated at the delay.As Xerri's future remains undetermined – he is still on the Cronulla payroll but is not permitted to ...

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Asia Today: New mask requirement in Australian city may last

Asia Today: New mask requirement in Australian city may last

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MELBOURNE, Australia — Wearing masks became compulsory in Australia’s second-largest city Melbourne on Thursday as hot spot Victoria state posted 403 new COVID-19 ...

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Adam Goodes urges Australian leaders to do more to address Indigenous inequality

Adam Goodes urges Australian leaders to do more to address Indigenous inequality

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The incident has been the subject of two documentaries, Ian Darling's The Final Quarter and Stan Grant's The Australian Dream, which Goodes is publicising and has been released ...

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Kinokuniya Sydney Removes Various Manga, Including Goblin Slayer and Sword Art Online, Following Complaints of “Child Pornography ” by Australian Legislator

Kinokuniya Sydney Removes Various Manga, Including Goblin Slayer and Sword Art Online, Following Complaints of “Child Pornography ” by Australian Legislator

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Japanese bookstore chain Books Kinokuniya has removed several manga titles from sale from their Sydney location, including Goblin Slayer and Sword Art Online, following ...

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‘The abuse needs to stop’: Australian ex-gymnasts lash out

‘The abuse needs to stop’: Australian ex-gymnasts lash out

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Mary-Anne Monckton competing at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in 2014.Credit:James Brickwood"I am scared to share my story, but at some point, someone has to stand up for the ...

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Last Holden HSV off the Australian production line goes fan in Mackay

Last Holden HSV off the Australian production line goes fan in Mackay

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A Mackay Holden fan cannot believe her luck getting the last Holden Special Vehicle off the Australian production line.Shannai Beale ordered a new Colorado in January, and had a ...

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2021 Tokyo Olympic Games ‘different’ but can go ahead without vaccine, says Australian chef de mission Ian Chesterman

2021 Tokyo Olympic Games ‘different’ but can go ahead without vaccine, says Australian chef de mission Ian Chesterman

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Australian team chef de mission Ian Chesterman, however, believes Tokyo can go ahead in 2021 even with the virus not under control because of the detailed planning being ...

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