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2014/10/23 18:55
2014/10/23 18:55
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Iron ore prices may be at a six-year low, but the world's leading mining companies don't show any sign of idling their diggers. That was the message sent by Vale, Rio Tinto, BHP Billiton and Anglo...
Colin Barnett 'completely wrong' on iron ore
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Colin Barnett 'completely wrong' on iron ore
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Colin Barnett wrong on iron ore: BHP boss
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Colin Barnett wrong on iron ore: BHP boss
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2014/10/23 18:49
2014/10/23 18:49
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Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers carries the mace through the Hall of Honour during the Speakers parade in the House of Commons in Ottawa. Photo: AP Ottawa, Ontario: The standing ovation began even...
'We will always stand together': PM
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'We will always stand together': PM
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Mountie hero of shootout at Canada's Parliament
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'We will always stand together': PM
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2014/10/23 18:31
2014/10/23 18:31
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TWO duelling, dancing American priests studying in Rome have become internet sensations, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keyes-esque voice won her a singing contest...
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2014/10/23 18:31
2014/10/23 18:31
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A POLICE officer who guards Britain’s royal family has been arrested after ammunition was found in lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, Scotland Yard says. The unnamed policeman was held...
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Officer held over Palace ammo find
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Officer held over Palace ammo find
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Officer held over Palace ammo find
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Officer held over Palace ammo find
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2014/10/23 18:06
2014/10/23 18:06
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PRESS freedom must be protected as a cornerstone of democracy but remains under threat even in the digital age, Lachlan Murdoch said last night in his Sir Keith Murdoch Oration at the State Library of...
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2014/10/23 17:29
2014/10/23 17:29
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MAPS of the 2009 Montara oil spill released under Freedom of Information laws show the disaster was closer to Indonesian shores than previously thought. THE Australian Lawyers Alliance (ALA) has used...
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Secret maps shed light on Montara spill
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Secret maps shed light on Montara spill
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Secret maps shed light on Montara spill
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2014/10/23 16:56
2014/10/23 16:56
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Alan Kohler is one of Australia’s most experienced business commentators. Alan has been a trusted source of investment advice to Australians for many years, and in 2005 he founded Eureka Report -...
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PM faces US pressure on China bank
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UK not immune to EU pain: Cameron
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Wall Street jumps on solid earnings
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General Motors posts fall in Q3 profit
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EU seeks more information on Italy's budget
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2014/10/23 14:56
2014/10/23 14:56
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Might we suggest a rhinestone encrusted ANZ executive joining the parade if the bank really wants to make an impact at next year's Mardi Gras. The only question is who? ANZ's news arm, BlueNotes,...
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2014/10/23 14:55
2014/10/23 14:55
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The Australian Taxation Office says it has now cut over 500 jobs from its crucial auditing team as it tries to meet the federal government's budget cuts. The Australian Taxation Office says it has...
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2014/10/23 14:46
2014/10/23 14:46
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Big dreams: Tegan Harrison is eyeing a group 1 win. Photo: Tertius Pickard Tegan Harrison dreamt the dream but when it was reality she couldn't handle it. The 25-year-old jockey, who had to plead...
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2014/10/23 14:43
2014/10/23 14:43
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The Coalition has refused to hold a royal commission into the Commonwealth Bank as part of its response to a landmark senate inquiry. The Coalition government has refused to hold a royal commission...
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Coalition refuses royal commission probe into CBA
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Coalition refuses royal commission probe into CBA
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Coalition refuses royal commission probe into CBA
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2014/10/23 14:12
2014/10/23 14:12
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If Buffy was the vampire slayer, than Sarah Michelle Gellar is the social media slayer. If Buffy was the vampire slayer, than Sarah Michelle Gellar is the social media slayer. Gellar, the woman who...
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2014/10/23 14:12
2014/10/23 14:12
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The rampage of a gunman through Canada's Parliament on Thursday, just two days after a hit-and-run that killed a soldier in Quebec, has presented Australian security agencies with chilling real-life...
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2014/10/23 13:55
2014/10/23 13:55
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A study by the Australian National University (ANU) could lead to an overhaul of the tests used to assess whether older drivers are fit to drive. In the 53 years John Robinson has been driving he's...
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2014/10/23 13:55
2014/10/23 13:55
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The Australian War Memorial is reviewing security following the terrorist shooting of a soldier guarding a war memorial in Canada. The Australian War Memorial is reviewing security following the...
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AWM reviewing security after shooting in Canada
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AWM reviewing security after shooting in Canada
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AWM reviewing security after shooting in Canada
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AWM reviewing security after shooting in Canada
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2014/10/23 13:17
2014/10/23 13:17
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Ukraine rebels vow to take back cities PRO-RUSSIAN separatists in eastern Ukraine say they intend to retake key cities from government troops in the region, according to Russian news...
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Ukraine rebels vow to take back cities
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Ukraine rebels vow to take back cities
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Ukraine rebels vow to take back cities
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2014/10/23 12:55
2014/10/23 12:55
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The Abbott government is offering to ditch or delay the most controversial elements of its sweeping higher education to secure a deal with the Senate cross-benchers to allow universities to set their...
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2014/10/23 12:29
2014/10/23 12:29
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PALESTINIAN youths have clashed with Israeli police in East Jerusalem, continuing protests that erupted after a Palestinian man rammed his car into a group of pedestrians and was shot by Israeli...
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2014/10/23 11:55
2014/10/23 11:55
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For Patrick Green, a physiotherapy student at the University of Sydney, the thought of doing his two-unit maths HSC course again would make him want to "crawl up into a little ball and cry." The...
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2014/10/23 10:20
2014/10/23 10:20
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Walker thinks Beale has been left high and dry before his ARU tribunal. Dual international Andrew Walker has urged the Australian Rugby Union to "cuddle" Kurtley Beale, claiming the governing body...
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2014/10/23 10:12
2014/10/23 10:12
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There is growing optimism in the federal government that a compromise can be reached with Labor on a revised 2020 renewable energy target, even as 100 jobs were shed in a wind turbine company. There...
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2014/10/23 10:05
2014/10/23 10:05
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More than two decades after the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody, indigenous people want it revisited to halt the growing number of indigenous deaths in custody. The royal...
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2014/10/23 09:55
2014/10/23 09:55
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Fairfax Media has been nominated for 16 of the most prestigious awards in Australian journalism. Fairfax Media has been nominated for 17 of the most prestigious awards in Australian...
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Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominations
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Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominations
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Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominations
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Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominations
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Fairfax Media scores 17 Walkley nominations
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2014/10/23 09:55
2014/10/23 09:55
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On The Road with Tim Wheatley Years Active: 2 (solo), 12 in total. How would you describe your sound: I think they call it Folk/Rock Most memorable moment as a musician: Playing on stage at the...
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Tim Wheatley performs at The Front in Lyneham
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Tim Wheatley performs at The Front in Lyneham
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Tim Wheatley performs at The Front in Lyneham
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Tim Wheatley performs at The Front in Lyneham
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Tim Wheatley performs at The Front in Lyneham
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2014/10/23 08:55
2014/10/23 08:55
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Australian Pharmaceutical Industries chief executive Stephen Roche says within two years the distribution of over the counter medicines and health and beauty products to the Priceline network of...
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2014/10/23 08:55
2014/10/23 08:55
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott and senior ministers Warren Truss and George Brandis approved Tourism Minister Andrew Robb's share in three Sydney restaurants – one of which has subsequently been promoted...
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2014/10/23 08:55
2014/10/23 08:55
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Measures put in place to combat organised crime and corruption at James Packer's proposed Sydney casino will stay secret for at least three weeks after the NSW government baulked at the independent...
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2014/10/23 08:29
2014/10/23 08:29
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A SENIOR NSW government solicitor admits state lawyers shouldn't have asked women to prove they were sexually abused as children when the man who terrorised them was already in jail for his...
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NSW abuse victims put through legal hell
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NSW 'no model' for abuse cases
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NSW 'no model' for abuse cases
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NSW 'no model' for abuse cases
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2014/10/23 07:57
2014/10/23 07:57
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A BILL to cut family payments and review young Australians' disability support is unlikely to face extra scrutiny before passing parliament. Social Services Assistant Minister Mitch Fifield on...
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2014/10/23 07:46
2014/10/23 07:46
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Porsche has overhauled the hybrid drive system available with its second-generation Cayenne, adding a larger capacity battery that can be recharged via plug-in means rather than simply on the run,...
Read more at Canberra Times, WA Today, Brisbane Times, The Age, + 2 more articles