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Airport campaign to stop forced marriages

There's one crucial moment when young women and girls at risk of being taken overseas and forced into marriage may be alone at the airport - and that's when they're in the bathroom.

Thirsty passenger fails in airline lawsuit

A thirsty traveller has lost a legal case against Emirates airline, after claiming she collapsed on a long-haul flight as a result of being denied enough water.

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 48

Rescue crews in Japan have dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers as they looked for those missing from a typhoon that left as many as 48 people dead and caused serious damage in...

Probe into Alice Springs power outage

An investigation is underway into a major blackout that hit the Alice Springs area, with union officials saying the outage could have been avoided.