(Reuters) - Australian police used pepper spray to break up clashes between rightwing nationalists and anti-racism protesters on the streets of Melbourne on Saturday as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said eliminating racism was still a "work in progress".
The University of Melbourne says three openings in its School of Mathematics and Statistics must be filled with women. Women account for just one quarter of all math professors in Australia, and Aleks Owczarek, the head of the school, says it is taking applications only from women in an effort to help change that.
German Touring Car ace and BMW Motorsport driver Bruno Spengler flies halfway around the world, lands in Melbourne at 5:30am, greeted by rain and less than 10 degrees Celsius. What a welcome for his first time to Australia… Born in France, raised in Canada, and now residing in Switzerland (where he daily drives a BMW M5), […]
Don't spill anything A pair of radio hosts unwittingly launched a movement that will culminate in a naked restaurant pop-up in Melbourne, according to Yahoo. After hosts Jo Stanley and Anthony "Lehmo" Lehmann questioned whether anyone...Show More Summary
According to a large cohort study, mortality rates fell in patients with diabetes (of which 7.3% had type 1 diabetes) between 2000 and 2011. Researchers at Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute in Melbourne, Australia analyzed data from 1,189,049 Australians with diabetes taken from the National Diabetes Service Scheme between 2000 and 2011. This data was […]
Something like this. This is about to become a trend. London's first clothing-optional restaurant, coming this summer, accumulated a 27,000-person-strong wait list in just six days. Now two Melbourne radio DJs are getting in on the action,...Show More Summary
I just got back from a flying visit to Melbourne, Australia’s second city and an exciting place to visit and...
A photo posted by Lara wirth (@armageddonpainted) on Jan 22, 2016 at 1:56am PST Lara Wirth of Melbourne, Australia is a self-taught makeup and special effects artist. Though she's only 16 years old, she's clearly already a master of her craft. If you'd like to learn how to make your own, you can watch videos in her helpful instructional YouTube channel.
Wow, curse words sounds really cool with an Australian accent. The YouTube channel "Angry Dad" is run by two brothers from Melbourne, Australia who film themselves giving their easy-to-anger old man a hard time. One would think thatShow More Summary
Elise & Julian were wed at St. Ignatius Church in Melbourne, Australia, and celebrated at the beautifully modern Carousel. read more The post Real Weddings: Elise & Julian appeared first on Weddingbee.
Utility Company | Melbourne, VIC, Australia Categories: Extra Stupid Time Tags: Utility Company "NO, IT DOESN'T! IT NEVER MEANS THAT! ARE YOU STUPID?!" (Read more...) The post There Is No Plus Side To This appeared first on Funny & Stupid Customer Stories - Not Always Right.
Daniel Andrews, the Premier of Australia’s state of Victoria (the most densely populated state, which includes Melbourne), today apologized for laws which convicted thousands of gay men of buggery, gross indecency and loitering for homosexual...Show More Summary
A photo posted by Lara wirth (@armageddonpainted) on May 8, 2016 at 3:58am PDT Melbourne, Australia 16-year-old self-taught body artist Lara Wirth of Armageddon Painted used her stunning set of skills to create a wonderfully bizarre collection of body paintings depicting all sorts of both creepy and gorgeous creatures. Lara’s entire series of incredible painting […]
Australian viral sensation and schooler of racists, Dan from Optus, has a new title. He's now Dan de Sousa, senior customer experience agent at the U.S. startup Slack in Melbourne, Australia. Formerly employed by the telecommunications...Show More Summary
After two years of research and development in Melbourne and Armidale, the first electric car to be fully designed and built in Australia is about to kick-start local manufacturing in Victoria. The Tomcar LV1, designed for the mining...Show More Summary
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia's competition watchdog on Monday filed an appeal against the A$1.7 million ($1.2 million) fine a court ordered British consumer goods giant Reckitt Benckiser pay for misleading consumers on painkiller marketing. Show More Summary
A second Mount Everest climber has died in 2016, this time a 34-year-old woman from Melbourne, Australia, has lost her life according to ABC. Australian and Dutch climbers die after reaching Everest summit https://t.co/6o5NhYa4F2 — AFP...Show More Summary
Only some believers are ordained. But all are priests. T his past November, at the gorgeous St. Paul’s Cathedral in Melbourne, I was ordained as a priest in the Anglican Church of Australia. When the archbishop laid his hands on me and...Show More Summary
Telstra has once again been knocked out of action with widespread network outages affecting broadband customers across the country. NBN and ADSL voice and data services in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Sydney, Adelaide and a number of regional centres haven’t been working properly since midnight. More »
Marc Clancy is a self-taught special effects makeup artist from Melbourne, Australia. It's amazing that he's self-taught, but not as amazing as the terrifying fake injuries and horrors he creates with makeup. You'll want to look away, but won't be able to. Show More Summary