Articles about Great Barrier Reef

Australian PM pledges $703M more to protect Great Barrier Reef

28 Jan 2022

World
Australian PM pledges $703M more to protect Great Barrier Reef

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has pledged an additional AUD 1 billion ($703M) to protect the Great Barrier Reef.

5 most beautiful and cleanest beaches in the world

16 Nov 2019

Lifestyle
5 most beautiful and cleanest beaches in the world

It's downright heartbreaking to see the way our beloved beaches are being treated nowadays.

Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

11 Sep 2019

Lifestyle
Adventure on your mind? Head to these five countries

Travel means different things to different people.

Acer launches the first-ever tablet to run on Chrome OS

27 Mar 2018

Technology
Acer launches the first-ever tablet to run on Chrome OS

Acer has launched the first ever tablet that runs the Chrome OS. So far, Google's Chrome OS has run on laptops, desktops, and convertibles, but never on a purely keyboard-less device.

Controversial Carmichael project: Adani cancels A$2bn contract with Australia's Downer

18 Dec 2017

Business
Controversial Carmichael project: Adani cancels A$2bn contract with Australia's Downer

Indian multinational conglomerate Adani Group has parted ways with Australian mining company Downer, terminating an A$2billion ($1.5billion) contract for the proposed, controversial $16.5billion Carmichael coal mine project in Australia's Queensland.

Thousands of Australians protest against Adani coal mine

07 Oct 2017

Business
Thousands of Australians protest against Adani coal mine

Massive protests were held across Australia against Indian mining giant Adani Enterprises' proposed $16.5 billion Carmichael coal mine in Queensland state.

Japan's Island, where women are banned, declared world heritage site

10 Jul 2017

World
Japan's Island, where women are banned, declared world heritage site

Japan's Okinoshima Island, which houses the Okistsu shrine, built in the 17th century to pray for the safety of sailors has recently been added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

World Heritage Day 2017: Millions pay tribute to their monuments

18 Apr 2017

World
World Heritage Day 2017: Millions pay tribute to their monuments

On the occasion of the World Heritage Day being celebrated on April 18, people all over celebrated their heritage and paid tributes to monuments on Twitter.

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull meets Modi during India visit

10 Apr 2017

World
Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull meets Modi during India visit

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull arrived in New Delhi on Sunday for a four-day visit to India, his first since assuming office in September 2015.

Cyclone Debbie: Queensland prepares for floods

29 Mar 2017

World
Cyclone Debbie: Queensland prepares for floods

According to authorities, a 1,300 kilometre stretch of Australia's north-east coast in Queensland is susceptible to dangerous flooding after cyclone Debbie.

Cyclone Debbie makes landfall

28 Mar 2017

World
Cyclone Debbie makes landfall

Following mass evacuations on Monday, Cyclone Debbie, termed Australia's most devastating since 2011, made landfall in Australia's Queensland coast. Queensland Police noted, "the storm made a landfall between Bowen and Airline beach".