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Martin Parry

Martin Parry

    Defiant Australia PM refuses to 'give in to bullies'
    Defiant Australia PM refuses to 'give in to bullies'
    Defiant Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull vowed not to "give in to bullies" Thursday in the face of a new leadership challenge, but said...
    Australian PM urges unity after surviving leadership challenge
    Australian PM urges unity after surviving leadership challenge
    Embattled Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull pleaded for unity Tuesday after narrowly surviving a leadership challenge as discontent with...
    Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse
    Australian archbishop gets 12 months for concealing child abuse
    One of the highest-ranked church officials convicted of covering up child sex abuse was Tuesday sentenced to 12 months' imprisonment, but Philip...
    Australian archbishop guilty of concealing child sex abuse
    Australian archbishop guilty of concealing child sex abuse
    An Australian archbishop was Tuesday found guilty of covering up child sex abuse in the 1970s — one of the highest-ranked church officials...
     Struggling Djokovic out but Federer into quarters
    Struggling Djokovic out but Federer into quarters
    Wounded 12-time Grand Slam winner Novak Djokovic was sent tumbling out of the Australian Open by Korean giant-killer Chung Hyeon Monday, but...
    Australia same-sex marriage vote faces legal challenge
    Australia same-sex marriage vote faces legal challenge
    Same-sex marriage advocates launched legal action in Australia's highest court Tuesday against a controversial government plan for a postal vote on...
    Tennis: Powerhouse Serena fires into Open semi-finals
    Tennis: Powerhouse Serena fires into Open semi-finals
    A fired-up Serena Williams shot down last year's finalist Dominika Cibulkova Wednesday to set up an all-American Australian Open semi-final with...
    Australia mourns after tragic end to cafe siege
    Australia mourns after tragic end to cafe siege
    Emotions were raw as Australia struggled with the news that two hostages were killed when the day-long siege reached a climax in the early hours,...
    Sean Abbott 'broken' after Hughes death
    Sean Abbott 'broken' after Hughes death
    A "broken" Sean Abbott (22) faced rebuilding his life Friday after the death of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, who died after being hit in...
    Australian Open: Serena Williams barely breaks a sweat
    Australian Open: Serena Williams barely breaks a sweat
    Ice-cool top seed Serena Williams stayed on track for her sixth Australian Open title on Wednesday and denied feeling any pressure as the overwhelming favourite to win another Grand Slam title....
    DJ suspended for asking if Aussie PM's boyfriend is gay
    DJ suspended for asking if Aussie PM's boyfriend is gay
    The startling exchange on Friday came with Gillard's Labour Party far behind in the polls ahead of September elections. Personal attacks are...