On Wednesday night, a mystery drone was found to have crashed into the Sydney Harbour Bridge. It was at around 10 p. m. that the drone - a quadcopter - was discovered, near one of the southern pylons, by the Harbour Bridge security.
The Federal Drug authorities have revealed that a youngster and two small kids committed suicide by consuming a drug, which is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Therapeutic Goods Administration requested the doctors to advise the parents to take care of their children. Parents are advised to make their children aware of the suicidal thoughts, which may prove disastrous to them.
After gaining the essential approvals, Air New Zealand, the national carrier, plans to increase its stake in Virgin Australia Holdings to 25.9%. The rise in stake could happen after strengthening its presence in the Australian market.
Earlier this week, Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) admitted - at an event marking the local launch of the Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 - that it needs to improve its after-sales services.
In a recent announcement, low-cost carrier Jetstar said that it is starting a direct thrice-a-week service between Adelaide and Bali by the end of the year. The direct service from Adelaide to Denpasar will start operating from December 18.
The latest Transparency Report released by Microsoft shows that the software giant granted more than one thousand user data requests to the Australian government agencies in the first six months of 2013.
As per a study released by University of Sydney on Wednesday, many classical musicians of Australia are suffering from depression, anxiety and pain.
Of 377 professional musicians from eight state and opera orchestras who were surveyed by the university research, it was found that 84% of them have experienced pain. The pain was severe enough to harm their performance.
With Australian network operator Vodafone already offering its customers international roaming facility in the US, the UK, and New Zealand, the telco has revealed in a recent announcement that it is adding 34 European countries to its `AU$5 per day' international roaming option from next week.
According to a new survey carried out by Anglicare Victoria, nearly 50 percent of the low-income earners in Australia cannot afford Internet at home; and an even higher percentage of these people - nearly 56.1 percent - lack access to mobile Internet.
Telstra has revealed in a recent announcement that it has launched its new mobile data packages, which will give the customers the ability to pool the monthly allowance across a number of devices.
New Perth Children's Hospital was being thought to be provided with an extra storey, but the State Government has now denied adding the same.
According to the belief of the Opposition, a vow to ensure protection of front-line health jobs has been broken by the government of South Australia.
On Monday, it was promised by SA Health to a parliamentary budget and finance committee that as many as 200 nursing jobs could go amongst over 600 full-time job slashes.
During the course of a recent address at the SMART Inaugural International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure in Wollongong, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)'s chairman Rod Sims hinted that the regulator will go forth with the National Broadband Network (NBN) special access undertaking (SAU) process.
The fifth National Secondary Students and Sexual Health Survey is currently being carried out in Australia by La Trobe University researchers who are probing the role of social media in the sex lives of teenagers in the country.
The Royal Automobile Club of Western Australia has teamed up with Emotiv - the manufacturers of a variety of electroencephalography (EEG) monitoring headgear - to develop the world's first Attention Powered Car.
With former Telstra CEO Ziggy Switkowski apparently set to become the new Chief Executive of NBN Co, RMIT's senior lecturer Mark Gregory has predicted that Switkowski will likely struggle in the mentioned role.
Elaborating on the reason behind his prediction, Gregory said that Switkowski lacks construction knowledge in rolling out fibre optic networks.
According to the reports, Australia's east coast gas market is heading for a huge shake-up that could see prices triple, after delivering comparatively cheap gas to the industry and domestic consumers unlike the rest of the world.
By an estimate from the Grattan Institute, domestic gas bills in eastern states would shoot higher and the industrial consumers could end up paying an extra $1.4 billion annually.
Comprising 3,000 individual reefs, the Great Barrier Reef is one amongst the seven natural wonders of the world.
Sandor Earl's teammates were as much as in the dark as everyone else about his inner demons as he has become the face of ASADA's war on doping.
Sandor is from a team named Canberra Raiders, who are an Australian professional rugby league football club, based in the national capital city of Canberra.
An online petition which calls for change to Abbott government's NBN scheme can be signed by Redland residents. The petition calls on new Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government to provide a fibre-to-the-premises broadband network rather than a fibre-to-the-node scheme.
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- Vodafone NZ’s new ‘Red Home’ packages will offer UFB and 150 TV channels
- Vodafone NZ’s full-year profit plunged by more than two-thirds to $56 million
- Vodafone adding 34 European countries to ‘AU$5 per day’ international roaming option
- Telstra launches its new ‘Every Day Connect Data Share Packages’
- Voyager signs “multimillion-dollar deal” with submarine cable group Hawaiki