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Man Quizzed By Police Over Death Of Brit Stacey Tierney At Australian Strip Club

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK

A man has been questioned by detectives probing the death of a British woman at an Australian strip club. Stacey Tierney, a 29-year-old fitness instru...

Five Dead After Plane Crashes Near Melbourne Shopping Mall

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK

Five people have been killed in a plane crash near a shopping centre in Melbourne, Australia. Four American tourists and their Australian pilot died a...

Video Captures Terrifying Moment Crazed Driver Ploughs Into Shoppers In Deadly Attack

The Huffington Post Australia | James Martin | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK

A young child is among three people dead after a driver deliberately ploughed through pedestrians in downtown Melbourne, Australia, on Friday, sparkin...

Airline Calls Bulls**t On YouTube Vlogger's 'Stowaway' Video

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Tech

An airline has poured scorn upon a YouTuber who falsely claimed to have travelled to Sydney in a suitcase in the baggage hold of one of its planes. A ...

A Pickle Down Under: Tom Dibb's Epic Musical Adventure

Dan Hughes | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dan Hughes

With dwindling record sales, stale chart offerings, an abundance of TV talent shows and more generic tunes than you can shake a stick at, it does seem...

World AIDS Day 2014: The Year that Was, The Year Ahead

Sharon Lewin | Posted 01.02.2015 | UK
Sharon Lewin

2014 has been an extraordinary year for global health and for infectious diseases -for all the right and wrong reasons-which we certainly ought to seriously reflect on. I very much believe that it will be the lessons we learn from this year`s experiences that will help us approach what is shaping up to be nothing less than a momentous 2015 for global health.

Sinkhole Swallows Woman As She Hangs Out Her Washing

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK

The sinkhole opened at the feet of a woman hanging out her washing in her Melbourne back yard. The woman, named by Perth Now as Mary, aged 53, fel...

A Long Time Between Drinks

Tina Arena | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Tina Arena

I've always loved London. I feel it's time to reconnect with its culture and the people. And see my audience again after all this time. Personally, I think London has evolved more than most European cities, it's really one of, if not the most dynamic cities in the world.

Independence Day? No Just A Freak Cloud

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Tech

Citizens in the seaside town of Wonthaggi, Australia were treated to a terrifying sight on 3 November when they awoke to find a cloud formation unlike...

Edinburgh Fringe: The Ten Australian Acts You Must See

Tomás Ford | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK Comedy
Tomás Ford

When I'm not onstage, I co-produce the independent Noodle Palace and Midlandia venues during Western Australia's Fringe World festival, so I'm out seeing a lot of shows come Australia's festival season from February through April. A lot of these end up at Edinburgh come August. Here are ten of my favourites. OK, eleven.

Australian Grand Prix Practice In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton recovered from the misery of completing just half a lap on his opening run to move to the top of the timesheets on the first official d...

Behind the Scenes in Melbourne

Sharon Lewin | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sharon Lewin

I think all of us who have attended an International AIDS Conference in some capacity will agree that events of this kind are few and far between. I go to many conferences both as a delegate and speaker and nothing rivals the pure energy, colour and emotion that International AIDS conferences bring to the people that attend them, in the first instance and secondly, to the cities that host them...

The Figures Are In: Here Are The Ten Most Expensive Cities In The World To Live In

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK

And Here Are The Ten LEAST Expensive Cities In The World To Live In... Singapore has been named the world’s most expensive city to live in 2014. ...

British Tourist Suspected Of Swallowing £100,000 Diamond

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK

Matthew Osborne, a 29-year-old British tourist suspected of swallowing a rare pink diamond worth more than £100,000 in Australia, has been X-rayed by...

Silencing The Doubters Again: Federer Outclasses Murray (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Roger Federer outclassed Andy Murray in straight sets to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. The elegant 17-time Grand Slam winner defeated the ...

Who Made It Through In Oz Despite This Sore Spot? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Rafael Nadal survived a serious examination by Grigor Dimitrov - and a nasty blister - to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. The Spaniard began...

Stunned By Stan: Djokovic Knocked Out Of Oz Open By Wawrinka

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Stanislas Wawrinka has beaten defending champion Novak Djokovic 2-6 6-4 6-2 3-6 9-7 in an epic Australian Open quarter-final. As the clock register...

A Smashing Win - Murray Makes A Racket In The Third But Still Wins (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray progressed to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, but made a racket with his racquet after he lost the third set to Stepháne Rober...

Murray Sets Up Quarter-Final With Tsonga Or Federer

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray finally saw off Frenchman Stéphane Robert to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open and set up a quarter-final with either Roger...

The Heat Is Off (Briefly) As Lightning Strikes In Melbourne (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

It was so hot in Melbourne on Thursday one man literally did fry an egg, but lightning also struck at the Australian Open. A few storming (delibera...

PHOTOS: 16 Faces Suffering In The Severe Melbourne Heat

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Melbourne's weather is unpredictable as the best of times but it's currently suffering under the intense heat. The city is currently experiencing t...

It's So Hot You Can Fry An Egg Down Under - Literally

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Rather than putting another shrimp on the barbie, it is so hot Down Under at the Australian Open you can literally fry an egg in Melbourne. Tempera...

Australian Open 2014: Murray Questions Women's 'Preferential Treatment' In Heat

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has questioned why female tennis players receive preferential treatment at the Australian Open. Murray beat Japan's Go Soeda 6-1 6-1 6-...

WATCH: Melbourne Is Seriously Hot

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The heat is most definitely on across Australia's south-east coast. Seriously on. Melbourne has recorded a temperature of 43°C this week. This ama...

England Enjoy Best Ashes Day In Melbourne (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK Sport

England's bowlers could hold their heads high after ensuring day two of the fourth Ashes Test was by far the best of a sorry series to date for Alasta...