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    Queensland is the second-largest and third-most populous state in the Commonwealth of Australia. Situated in the north-east of the country, it is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia and New South Wales to the west, south-west and south respectively.

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    Search on for giant shark stalking popular Aus beach
    International

    Search on for giant shark stalking popular Aus beach

    A search operation for a giant four-metre shark that has been terrorizing a popular Aussie beach over the past week, continued on Wednesday, after marine authorities introduced new baited drum lines in the area.

    Hundreds arrested for deliberately starting Aus bushfires
    International

    Hundreds arrested for deliberately starting Aus bushfires

    Hundreds of Austral have been arrested for deliberately starting the devastating bushfires since September, that have so far claimed the lives of 25 people, it was reported on Tuesday.

    Air quality in the match against Queensland was far worse than in India: Steve O'Keefe
    Cricket

    Air quality in the match against Queensland was far worse than in India: Steve O'Keefe

    New South Wales (NSW) spinner Steve O'Keefe on Tuesday said that the air quality during the match against Queensland in the Sheffield Shield was far worse than in India.

    3 killed as more than 70 bushfires rage in Australia
    International

    3 killed as more than 70 bushfires rage in Australia

    More than 70 bushfires continued to burn across two states in Australia on Sunday, where at least three people have been killed and four were missing, despite the efforts of around 1,300 firefighters.

    At least 150 houses destroyed, 2 people dead in wildfires in E Australia: Authorities

    At least 150 houses destroyed, 2 people dead in wildfires in E Australia: Authorities

    At least 150 houses were destroyed by bush fires in eastern Australia, the Rural Fire Service of the New South Wales region (NSW RFS) said on Saturday, adding that two people had lost their lives and seven were unaccounted for due to the fires.

    Indian-origin professor Neena Mitter wins major award in Australia for avocado research project
    International

    Indian-origin professor Neena Mitter wins major award in Australia for avocado research project

    Indian-origin professor Neena Mitter, an agricultural biotechnologist based at The University of Queensland, has been named the winner of Australia India Science, Research and Development category at the 2019 India Australia Business and Community Awards (IABCA).

    Travis Head hopeful of hitting form ahead of Pak Tests
    Cricket

    Travis Head hopeful of hitting form ahead of Pak Tests

    Australia's Test vice-captain Travis Head wants to score runs in white ball cricket in his bid to stake a claim for a Test spot again. Head was left out of the final Ashes Test earlier this year.

    1 in 6 young drivers use Snapchat while driving: Study
    Lifestyle

    1 in 6 young drivers use Snapchat while driving: Study

    While people do not pay heed not to use smartphones while behind the wheels, Snapchat has emerged as the biggest culprit, with researchers now reporting that one in six young people use the photo-sharing app while driving.

    Juveniles behind eight fires in Queensland: Police
    International

    Juveniles behind eight fires in Queensland: Police

    Police on Wednesday said that juveniles were involved in igniting at least eight of the many fires raging in two eastern Australian states, claiming that out of 10 blazes that were deliberately lit in Queensland in the last few days, eight have been solved.

    Hundreds evacuated due to bushfires in Australia
    International

    Hundreds evacuated due to bushfires in Australia

    Some 400 people have been evacuated from their homes in Australia due to at least 130 bushfires that are still ravaging the area, authorities said on Tuesday.

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