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Zalika Rizmal

Australia can breathe easy after 17th century map restored

Nov 07 2017

SYDNEY A 17th century map of Australia, predating British settlement, has gone on display for the first time after suffering extensive damage while purportedly housed for hundreds of years in a Swedish warehouse.

Australia's famed Uluru outback monolith to be closed to climbers

Nov 01 2017

SYDNEY Australia's world-famous Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, will be closed to climbers from 2019, its management board said on Wednesday, ending a decades-long campaign by Aborigines to protect their sacred monolith in the Northern Territory. | Video

Australia campuses warned of 'clandestine' influence in apparent poke at China

Oct 25 2017

SYDNEY Australia's domestic spy chief has warned that universities need to be "very conscious" of foreign interference in an apparent reference to China's perceived undercover influence on campuses.

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