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    Australia fires ‘devastating habitats’ of endangered species

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:31am on January 21, 2020

    Australia’s bushfires and other climate change effects are devastating the habitats of critically endangered species and driving the native platypus towards extinction, according to surveys...

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    Australian bushfire partially ends due to rainstorms

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 04:38pm on January 18, 2020

    Rain and thunderstorms doused long- burning bushfires across much of eastern Australia on Saturday, but they also brought a new threat of flooding in some...

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    Australia to lose billions as bushfires deter tourists

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 01:43am on January 18, 2020

    Australia will lose billions of dollars in tourism revenue as international visitors cancel trips in droves due to bushfires raging across the country, an industry...

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    Rain brings joy for Australian firefighters

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 01:14am on January 18, 2020

    Drought-breaking storms dumped desperately needed rain on some bushfire-ravaged parts of eastern Australia on Friday, while giving joy to many farmers who have faced losing...

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    Forecast of heavy rain gives hope to fight Australia bushfire

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 02:35pm on January 14, 2020

    Forecasts of heavy rain offered hope on Tuesday in the months-long battle to contain Australia’s unprecedented bushfires, but smoke lifted pollution levels in the nation’s...

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    Australia PM slumps in polls amid bushfire anger

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 08:13pm on January 13, 2020

    Australian prime minister Scott Morrison’s approval ratings have nosedived as he faces widespread anger over his handling of the deadly bushfire crisis, according to a...

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    Australia head to India for one-day series

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:15pm on January 09, 2020

    Australia have the goods to give Virat Kohli’s men a run for their money, skipper Aaron Finch said Thursday as he departed for their three-match...

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    Big Bash catch causes law confusion

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:12pm on January 09, 2020

    A two-man catch to dismiss Hobart skipper Matthew Wade in a T20 Big Bash match in Brisbane has led to confusion over the laws with...

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    Australia firefighters race to contain blazes as heatwave looms

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 06:58pm on January 07, 2020

    Firefighters raced to contain massive bushfires in southeastern Australia Tuesday, taking advantage of a brief drop in temperatures and some much-needed rainfall before another heatwave...

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    Lyon roars as Australia sweep series

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:00am on January 07, 2020

    Nathan Lyon captured five for 50 and 10 match wickets as Australia crushed New Zealand by 279 runs on Monday, capping a golden domestic summer...