Tuesday, 7 December 2021

Tag Archives: Australian

Australia’s serial killer Ivan Milat dies aged 74

SYDNEY: Ivan Milat, a notorious Australian serial killer who kidnapped and murdered hitchhikers, has died aged 74. Milat had been serving a life sentence for killing seven backpackers between 1989 and 1992 and dumping their bodies in a New South Wales forest. He died of cancer in a Sydney hospital ...

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Amir Khan knocks out Billy Dib

JEDDAH: Britain’s Amir Khan claimed the WBC international welterweight title with a fourth-round stoppage of Australian Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia. Pakistan origin British boxer Khan floored Dib in the second round with a fierce left hook at King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah. A rapid combination of punches then ...

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Pakistan’s Army chief meets civil-military leadership in Australia

MELBOURNE/RAWALPINDI: Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa met with representatives of Australian civil and military leadership upon his official visit, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations. The ISPR said that the Army Chief held meetings with Senate’s Committee for Foreign and Defence Affairs under Senator David Fawcett, ...

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Australian woman killed by US police in Minneapolis

MINNESOTA: The shocking final moments of how an Australian woman was shot dead by police in the US have been revealed. Justine Damond, from Sydney, was killed by police in south Minneapolis on Saturday night. Three sources said Ms Damond was in her pyjamas when a police car responding to ...

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I feel safer in Pakistan than in England: Ian Chappell

LONDON: In what can be deemed as a boost of foreign cricketers’ confidence to visit Pakistan, former Australian captain Ian Chappell has said that he feels safer in Pakistan than in England. Chappell, who is currently in Islamabad as an expert on the 8th ICC Champion’s Trophy 2017 being held in ...

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Quit IPL, get contract deals: Australia board tells its top cricketers

SYDNEY: The Australian Cricket Board offered long-term contracts to five of its most valuable players in exchange for not playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) from the next season. As per the report, Cricket Australia’s move to offer three-year deals to star players – Steven Smith, David Warner, Pat Cummins, ...

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Actor shot dead while filming music video

QUEEN’S LAND: An actor was shot dead while filming a scene for an Australian music video, police said. It wasn’t immediately clear if the guns on the set were loaded with live ammunition or blanks. The man, aged in his 20s, was shot in the chest and pronounced dead at a bar in the eastern ...

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