Melbourne is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia and Oceania. Its name refers to an urban agglomeration of 9,992.5 km2 (3,858.1 sq mi), comprising a metropolitan area with 31 municipalities, and is also the common name for its city centre. The city occupies much of the coastline of Port Phillip bay and spreads into the hinterlands towards the Dandenong and Macedon ranges, Mornington Peninsula and Yarra Valley. It has a population of approximately 4.9 million, and its inhabitants are referred to as "Melburnians".
According to Business Insider, the teenager who smashed an egg on the head of a far-right Australian senator has been honored with a mural in Melbourne. Senator Fraser Anning, an Australian politician,..
CNN reports Leading motorsport figures have paid tribute to Formula One's race director Charlie Whiting following his sudden death after he suffered a pulmonary embolism in Australia. The 66-year-old..
Reuters reports Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell was sentenced to six years in jail on Wednesday for sexually abusing two choir boys in Melbourne in the 1990s. He will be registered as a..
Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell has been sentenced to six years in jail by an Australian court for sexually abusing two choir boys in Melbourne in the 1990s, and will be registered as a..
Reuters reports 25 year old Hakeem Al Araibi,who fled Bahrain in 2014 and received refugee status in Australia, was released from prison in Bangkok on Monday. Authorities in Bahrain accused Araibi of..
(CNN)Naomi Osaka has enjoyed a year of rare success -- ascending from world No.72 to top of the rankings with a pair of grand slam titles to boot. The Japanese star's rapid rise would, on the surface..
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg certainly can’t be accused of being a slouch. But he also can’t be credited with filling Victorian Liberal MPs with hope for the federal election, if a Tuesday night.. The Age - Published
An Australian man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for killing a guest who was staying at his Airbnb listed-home. Ramis Jonuzi, 36, was killed in October 2017 after staying at a home listed by Jason.. WorldNews - Published
It comes as no surprise that Chisholm MP and former Liberal Julia Banks has been somewhat scarce in the inner Melbourne electorate now that she’s intent on cutting her former colleague Greg Hunt’s.. The Age - Published
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Lewis Hamilton produced the fastest lap ever at the Australian Grand Prix to take pole position at the Formula One season opener for the sixth consecutive year. The.. WorldNews - Published
Students in Australia, New Zealand, India, and across Europe staged a walkout on Friday, leaving their classes behind to gather in public and protest government inaction on climate change, according to.. WorldNews - Published
MELBOURNE: World champion Lewis Hamilton made a mockery of his claim that Ferrari would be half a second quicker at the Australian Grand Prix by clocking the fastest time in opening practice on Friday... WorldNews - Published
MELBOURNE, Australia — The sudden death of race director Charlie Whiting set a sombre tone for the first weekend of the Formula One season, with the attention to the regular rivalries such as Lewis.. WorldNews - Published