WHAT AUSSIE SLANG HAS GIVEN THE WORLD

WHAT AUSTRALIAN SLANG HAS GIVEN THE WORLD AUSTRALIA IS WELL-KNOWN FOR ITS UNIQUE TURNS OF PHRASE.

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What Australian slang has given the world Australia is well-known for its unique turns of phrase. But few realise how many terms in use globally originated down under. From 'uni' to 'barbie' to 'hurl', there are a great...

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BORED OF FACEBOOK NEWS? YOU'RE NOT ALONE


Facebook remains the most popular social network for news, with 36 per cent using it in the last week... READ MORE

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NIGER'S ISSOUFOU URGES COUNTRIES TO 'HONOUR COMMITMENTS' ON MIGRATION


THE INTERVIEW In an interview with FRANCE 24 in Paris, Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou discussed migration, the political crisis in Libya and a re..... READ MORE

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'LAZY' AUSTRALIAN ACCENT CAUSED BY 'ALCOHOLIC SLUR' OF HEAVY-DRINKING EARLY SETTLERS'


G'day mate 'Lazy' Australian accent caused by 'alcoholic slur' of heavy-drinking early settlers'... READ MORE

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IS PRISON TIME FOR 'FAKE NEWS' FAIR?


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5th April, 2018 2253

MIGRANTS CLASH WITH THE MACEDONIAN POLICE IN PICTURES


Photograph Nikos Arvanitidis EPA Facebook Twitter Pinterest Share Share this post Facebook Twitter Pinterest close A migrant girl confronts a Macedonian police officer... READ MORE

21st August, 2015 1007

RUSSIANS HACKERS USED TWITTER, PHOTOS TO REACH U.S. COMPUTERS


Government and defense industry computers this year used a method combining Twitter with data hidden in seemingly benign photographs according to experts studying the campaign... READ MORE

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WORLD BOOK DAY 2016 QUIZ: CAN YOU MATCH YOUNGER READERS?


Children of all ages pitted their literary wits against a fiendishly difficult World Book Day quiz on books for young readers... READ MORE

3rd March, 2016 413

THE WEEK IN WILDLIFE IN PICTURES


Photograph Victor Tyakht Alamy Share Share this post close [ ] Water vole, Arvicola amphibius, at Teesdale, North Pennines, county Durham, UK... READ MORE

21st June, 2015 394

ARMENIA'S #ELECTRICYEREVAN PROTESTS IN PICTURES


Protesters call for new day of action after thousands take to the streets to denounce fuel price hikes and police violence... READ MORE

25th June, 2015 380

FROM SWIMMING WITH WHALES TO A PANDA PARTY


Since he was a boy, New England-based naturalist and photographer Samuel Jaffe has been fascinated by caterpillars... READ MORE

11th July, 2015 319

SHOREHAM AIRSHOW CRASH IN PICTURES


The lead-up to the fatal crash and its aftermath, as seen by professional and amateur photographers... READ MORE

23rd August, 2015 263

WORLD MOURNS FOR VICTIMS OF PARIS TERROR ATTACKS


Shrines spring up and candelit vigils are held from Montreal to Warsaw as the global community shows its solidarity with the French people... READ MORE

14th November, 2015 235

'WE WEEP BUT NEVER FEAR': MESSAGES FOR PARIS FROM AROUND THE WORLD IN PICTURES


'we weep but never fear' messages for paris from around the world in pictures... READ MORE

15th November, 2015 224

IT'S FACEBOOK VS. TWITTER IN PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES


Facebook announced a partnership on Tuesday with ABC to stream the debates and the vice presidential debate... READ MORE

22nd September, 2016 209

SMUGGLED ORANGUTANS PREPARED FOR REPATRIATION TO INDONESIA IN PICTURES


Thai vets conduct health checks on 14 orangutans before their repatriation to Indonesia... READ MORE

28th August, 2015 132

THE GREEKLISH PROJECT AND SPEAKING HYBRID LANGUAGES


SBS Greek broadcaster and founder of the Greeklish Project Kyriakos Gold wants to share Greeklish and other hybrid languages with Australia... READ MORE

25th July, 2015 130

WILDFIRES SWEEP HILLSIDES ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF ATHENS IN PICTURES


Photograph Vangelis Bougiotis Associated Press Facebook Twitter Pinterest Share Share this post Facebook Twitter Pinterest close Dense smoke over Neapoli southern Greece is seen from Elafonisos... READ MORE

17th July, 2015 99

CHINESE STATE NEWSPAPER MOCKED FOR SHARING NEW YEAR'S PUZZLE FULL OF OBSCENITIESA


A New Year's puzzle posted online by China's People's Daily newspaper was quickly removed after it was pointed out the word game was full of obscenities... READ MORE

3rd January, 2017 76

COMMENT: FACEBOOKS 'DISLIKE' BUTTON IS GOING TO BE A DISASTER


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UKRAINIAN ARMY CADETS ON PARADE IN PICTURES


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