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Oct 21, 2014

Marlisa Punzalan Wins “The X Factor Australia”

Marlisa Punzalan Wins "The X Factor Australia"
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Marlisa Punzalan Credit: The X Factor Australia Marlisa Punzalan was proclaimed the grand winner of “The X Factor Australia” on Monday, October 20, 2014. Punzalan, a daughter of both Filipino living in Mount Druitt in Sydney, is only 15 years old, making her the youngest champion of the said talent search since 2005. Irish singer […]


Mar 4, 2014

Snake Eating Croc Video Went Viral

Snake eating croc
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Snake Eating Croc Credit: Tiffany Corlis A snake eating croc was recorded on camera by Tiffany Corlis at Lake Moondarra in Queensland, Australia last Sunday, March 2, 2014. Watch the video of the snake eating croc by clicking here. Corlis was reportedly having a breakfast near Mount Isa when she noticed the struggle between a […]


Mar 27, 2013

$5 ‘just looking’ fee being charged at grocery store in Australia (Photo)

$5 'just looking' fee being charged at grocery store in Australia (Photo)
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A so-called $5 ‘just looking’ fee is being implemented by a food specialty grocery store in Australia. A photo of the sign, as shown below, was first posted on Reddit on Sunday, March 24, 2013 by Reddit user BarrettFox and now has more than 1,300 comments, with most of them criticizing the store’s policy. $5 […]


Mar 16, 2013

Toyota Recall 2013: Toyota recalls 310,000 2007-2013 FJ Cruiser vehicles worldwide over seatbelt problem

Toyota Recall 2013: Toyota recalls 310,000 2007-2013 FJ Cruiser vehicles worldwide over seatbelt problem
By in Australia, Automobile, North America, United States, World No comments

Toyota announced a voluntary recall this Friday, March 15, 2013, affecting around 310,000 (2007-2013) FJ Cruiser vehicles in various parts in the world, due to potential problem regarding their seatbelts. This is the second Toyota recall this year, following the recall of 1.3 million cars last January to fix the airbags. 2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser […]


Mar 15, 2013

Honda Recall 2013: Honda recalls 250,000 vehicles worldwide due to potential brake problem

Honda Recall 2013: Honda recalls 250,000 vehicles worldwide due to potential brake problem
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Honda announced on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 a voluntary recall of its Acura MDX, Acura RL, and Pilot model, affecting around 250,000 vehicles worldwide. The Japanese car company said in a press release at Owners.Honda.com that the affected vehicles may have some brake problems. 2005 Acura MDX, one of the models affected by the recent […]


Mar 13, 2013

Bindi Irwin at 14, Steve Irwin’s daughter now grown up, promotes Return to Nim’s Island movie (Video)

Bindi Irwin at 14, Steve Irwin's daughter now grown up, promotes Return to Nim's Island movie (Video)
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Bindi Irwin at 14 has now grown up into a young beautiful lady, and is promoting her new movie “Return to Nim’s Island.” Bindi, the daughter of Australia’s famous crocodile hunter Steve Irwin, recently appeared in various TV shows in Sydney, Australia. A behind-the-scenes video of her movie is available below. Bindi Irwin at 14 […]


Mar 13, 2013

Giant African snail captured in Australia, caught destroying crops (Photo)

Giant African snail captured in Australia, caught destroying crops (Photo)
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A giant African snail was recently captured in Brisbane, Australia, as shown in the photo below. Local officials said that the huge snail, which has the same size of a cricket ball, was reportedly destroying vegetable crops and fruit trees in native forests. The giant African snail, which was captured in Brisbane, Australia Image Credit: […]


Mar 7, 2013

Russell Crowe UFO Video Posted On Youtube Goes Viral

Russell Crowe UFO
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Russell Crowe posted a video of what he believes to be a UFO footage he recorded over Sydney‘s Royal Botanic Gardens. The video has gone viral already. Russel Crowe’s UFO Credit: Captured from the Youtube video As seen in the uploaded video titled “UFO? Time Lapse Photos Outside RC’s Woolloomooloo Office (THESE ARE REAL),” oddly-shaped […]


Mar 6, 2013

Ikea cake recall: Ikea recalls cakes in 23 countries over bacteria contamination, China destroys tons of cakes

Ikea cake recall: Ikea recalls cakes in 23 countries over bacteria contamination, China destroys tons of cakes
By in Asia, Australia, Europe, Food, Lifestyle, World No comments

Ikea announced a voluntary recall of its almond cakes in 23 countries, after tests revealed that the cakes have been contaminated with coliform bacteria, a type of bacteria found in water waste and other wastes in the environment. Tons of cakes have been destroyed in China due to the same concerns. Ikea logo Image Credit: […]


Mar 5, 2013

Underground Harlem Shake dance video causes 15 Australian miners to lose their jobs (Video)

Underground Harlem Shake dance video causes 15 Australian miners to lose their jobs (Video)
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A so-called underground Harlem Shake dance video, as shown in the video below, has caused 15 Australian miners to lose their high paying jobs. The miners, who were employed by Barminco, a mining company in Perth, were on the night shift job at the Agnew Gold Mine in Western Australia. Australian miners, doing the underground […]