Environment And Nature

Solar cookout aims to woo traditional chefs, cut carbon

Aug 7, 2018

Solar cooker bash aims to win over finicky Chinese chefs, vanquish sooty mainstays

Penrith Panthers fire head coach 4 weeks out from playoffs

Aug 6, 2018

Anthony Griffin has been stood down as Penrith Panthers head coach just four weeks out from the National Rugby League finals series. Panthers chief executive Brian Fletcher says "the club and Anthony have agreed to part ways, effective immediately."

Australian chain sets 3rd deadline to end free plastic bags

Aug 2, 2018

Australian supermarket chain sets a third deadline for ending free plastic bags for shoppers, balancing customer anger at an additional shopping expense with demands for corporate action against plastic pollution

Australian supermarket chain reverses free plastic bag ban

Aug 1, 2018

A major Australian supermarket chain has come under fire from environmentalists for reversing a decision to stop providing free plastic bags to shoppers

9 Australians awarded bravery medals for Thai cave rescue

Jul 24, 2018

Nine Australians involved in rescuing 12 boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand have been awarded bravery medals for putting their lives in danger during the treacherous ordeal

Thailand gave diplomatic immunity to Australian medical team in cave rescue

Jul 16, 2018

US-THAILAND-ACCIDENT-CAVE-AUSTRALIA:Thailand gave diplomatic immunity to Australian medical team in cave rescue

Dancers, pig heads and sweets: Thais thank cave spirits for saving boys

Jul 16, 2018

US-THAILAND-ACCIDENT-CAVE-MERIT:Dancers, pig heads and sweets: Thais thank cave spirits for saving boys

Thai boys wave to the world in first video since their rescue

Jul 14, 2018

US-THAILAND-ACCIDENT-CAVE:Thai boys wave to the world in first video since their rescue

Cave rescue highlights plight of Thailand's stateless people

Jul 14, 2018

US-THAILAND-ACCIDENT-CAVE-STATELESS:Cave rescue highlights plight of Thailand's stateless people

China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways; more rain due

Jul 14, 2018

US-CHINA-WEATHER:China floods wreak havoc, block roads and railways; more rain due

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