Australia’s Offbeat Secrets: The Australian Outback

Outback is the colloquial name for the vast, unpopulated and mainly arid areas that comprise Australia’s interior and remote coasts. It is used to describe the emptiness, remoteness, and the huge distances of inland Australia, and also the fact that…

Australian PM Dismisses Greta Thunberg’s Comments Linking Aussie Bushfires With Climate Change

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Monday dismissed calls from Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg to take more action on climate change amid a devastating bushfire crisis in his country.

Devastating bushfires trigger Emergency in New South Wales, Australia

The Australian state of New South Wales on Monday declared a seven-day state of emergency owing to the threat from deadly bushfires that have claimed three lives and destroyed more than 100 homes.