Australia will not change proposed laws making Google, Facebook pay news outlets for content

Fox Business Flash top headlines for February 19 Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. SYDNEY - Australia will not change proposed laws that would make Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook pay news outlets for content, a senior lawmaker said on Monday, despite vocal opposition from the Big Tech firms. Facebook has strongly protested the […]

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Google Threatens to Stop Search in Australia Over Paid-News Legislation

A senior Google executive on Friday told the Australian government that it would stop offering its search functions in the country if legislation forcing it to pay for news goes ahead unchanged. The threat was made by Google Australia MD Mel Silva at a senate committee hearing. “Coupled with the unmanageable financial and operational risk if this version of the […]

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Australia Open umpire in hospital after heart attack in Melbourne

Brazilian chair umpire Carlos Bernardes suffered a heart attack while in Melbourne quarantine this week, but organisers of the ATP tour say he is recovering well. Photos of Bernardes being wheeled from his hotel accommodation into an ambulance were posted on social media. Carlos Bernardes is taken away in an ambulance from his hotel.Credit:Joe Armao "Following admittance to hospital (non-COVID […]

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India STUN Australia with one of best Test wins and series victories EVER in first Gabba loss since 1988

INDIA conjured up one of the most remarkable series victories of all time and left Australia gulping with disbelief and embarrassment. Their 2-1 victory was sealed by a thrilling three-wicket win in the Fourth Test at the famous Gabba ground in Brisbane. It was Australia’s first defeat at their fortress since 1988 as wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant propelled India to triumph […]

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Australia Day events clipped amid ongoing COVID restrictions

Sydney’s Australia Day festivities will be significantly muted on January 26, with a number of longstanding events cancelled and spectators limited amid ongoing COVID restrictions. At the program’s launch at the Sydney Opera House on Wednesday, NSW minister for tourism Stuart Ayres conceded that “Australia Day in 2021 will be a little bit different, [but] that doesn’t mean it’s less […]

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Australia changes word in national anthem to honor Indigenous population

Fox News Flash top headlines for January 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. CANBERRA, Australia (AP) – Australia has changed one word in its national anthem to reflect what the prime minister called "the spirit of unity" and the country's Indigenous population. Prime Minister Scott Morrison on New Year’s Eve announced that […]

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Australia needs to stand up for democracy

Save articles for later Add articles to your saved list and come back to them any time. Illustration: Jim PavlidisCredit: US ELECTION: Australia needs to stand up for democracy In Iran in 2009, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad claimed victory in the Iranian elections with only two-thirds of the vote counted, a move that led to widespread attacks against his opposition for continuing […]

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England vs Australia LIVE: Stream, TV channel, teams as Eoin Morgan's men chase T20 series whitewash – latest udpates

ENGLAND face Australia tonight with a chance to whitewash the old enemy in their three-match T20 series. After a superb performance from Jos Buttler on Sunday, Eoin Morgan's men hold a 2-0 lead going into the final game at Southampton. Start time: 6pm Toss: To follow TV/Live stream: Sky Sports Cricket/NOW TV England XI: To follow Australia XI: To follow […]

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England vs Australia T20 LIVE: Stream FREE, TV channel, start time for second match of the series

ENGLAND take on Australia today in the second match of their T20 series. Eoin Morgan's side won by two wickets in a thrilling opener to the series on Friday. Start time: 2.15pm TV/ live stream: BBC One and Sky Cricket Follow ALL of the latest updates below… AUSTRALIA TEAM Australia are also unchanged from Friday. 5 Aaron Finch, 31 David […]

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