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University of NSW climate researchers Steven Sherwood and Nidhi Nishant find 'hot spots' warming faster

After years of debate, University of NSW climate researchers have resolved data issues that not only reveal those "hot spots" to be there – but ... more

Teen bound for Melbourne school stranded after Chinese authorities arrest parents

published about 2 hours ago
Bao Zhuoxuan was a bundle of nerves and excitement as he and his father prepared to board their flight en route to Australia from Beijing.

In TPP talks, Barack Obama loses battle against traditional trade powers

published about 2 hours ago
It is the old agenda of dairy, sugar and cars that has all-but-killed a trade deal that was billed as the biggest the world has ... more

Syrian Kurdish forces claim 'provocative' Turkey is targeting them

published about 3 hours ago
A Kurdish militia fighting Islamic State in Syria has accused Turkey of targeting it at least four times in the past week and called on ... more

Myanmar battered by deadly floods as disaster zones declared

published about 4 hours ago
Myanmar's President heads to devastated rural regions after deadly monsoon rains displaced tens of thousands of people, flooded swathes of rice paddy and prompted fears ... more

England keep faith with Lyth for 4th Test

published about 4 hours ago
Adam Lyth will keep his place in England's XI for the fourth Ashes Test, while Liam Plunkett and Mark Footitt have been added to their ... more

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