In 2009 Barack Obama was elected as America’s first African-American President.
Fidel Castro steps down after 49 years in power; Australia ends its mission in Iraq, and Kevin Rudd says sorry to the stolen generation.
2008 was the year that Prime Minister Kevin Rudd delivered a national apology to the Stolen Generation.
2007 was a prominent year for technology buffs. In his trademark presentation style, Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced to the world, their newest product at the...
After five years in custody, David Hicks returns to Australia; James Hardie announces compensation for asbestos victims and Kevin Rudd elected as Australia's 26th...
2006 was the year that Cyclone Larry rung up a 250 million dollar insurance claim for the people of Northern Queensland. ...
Australia said goodbye to one of its favourites, when 44 year old wildlife expert and TV personality Steve Irwin was killed by a stingray on the Great Barrier Reef.
In 2005 events in an Australian beachside suburb made headlines around the world, as Cronulla exploded with three-days of riots.
Hurricane Katrina devastates New Orleans. Coordinated suicide bombers hit buses and trains in London and over four million visit the Vatican to mourn Pope John...
2004 ended with one of history’s deadliest natural disasters - the Boxing Day Tsunami - where an estimated 225 thousand people were killed.
Extremists bomb trains in Madrid;the biggest earthquake in forty years triggers a devastating Tsunami in the Indian Ocean and Facebook launches.
On the 19th of March, 2003, U-S president George W. Bush announced the beginning of the Invasion of Iraq.