Stories about Australia from January, 2015
Iran booked its passage to the next round after beating Qatar.
Australia has won the opening game of the Asian Cup 2015 at Melbourne's rectangular stadium 4-1 against Kuwait.
On the same day as the Charlie Hebdo tragedy in Paris, Queensland police arrest an activist at a political event who was wearing an 'I'm with stupid' T-shirt.
The temperatures in Australia are soaring a week before hosting the Asian Cup 2015 starting 9 January.