Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

Two men arrested after car drove into pedestrians in Australia

  • 21 December 2017 - 11:43
Two men arrested after car drove into pedestrians in Australia

Two men arrested after car drove into pedestrians in Australia. A car rammed into pedestrian in Melbourne, Australia on Thursday, injuring more than 10 people. The Australian police said that incident was not an accident, but a deliberate attack, stating it is too early to say whether it was...

Australian IS militants Khaled Sharrouf killed in Syria, report says

  • 17 August 2017 - 10:16
Australian IS militants Khaled Sharrouf killed in Syria, report says

 Mr Dutton said the Islamic State fighter and his wife were “horrible people” and “atrocious parents” with reports two of their sons had also been killed by the US Joint Special Operations Command. “I’m aware of the reports that Khaled Sharrouf has been killed, it is always very...

Headphones explode in ears of a passenger on flight

  • 15 March 2017 - 15:18
Headphones explode in ears of a passenger on flight

BBC - Australian authorities have warned about the dangers of using battery-powered devices on flights after a woman's headphones caught fire. The woman was dozing on a flight from Beijing to Melbourne when she was woken by the sound of an explosion. She tore the headphones off to find them...

Airplane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre, five killed

  • 21 February 2017 - 14:37
Airplane crashes into Melbourne shopping centre, five killed

BBC - Four US citizens and an Australian pilot have died after their light plane crashed into a shopping centre in Melbourne, Australia. The charter flight appeared to have had a "catastrophic engine failure" shortly after taking off from the small Essendon Airport, said police. Despite the...