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2014/04/16 08:44
2014/04/16 08:44
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At least one of the two Australian suspected Islamic militants killed in a US drone strike in Yemen late last year had spent time in a terrorist training camp. At least one of the two Australian...
Australian militants killed in drone strike
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Australian militants killed in drone strike
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Australian militants killed in drone strike
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Australian militants killed in drone strike
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2014/04/16 08:44
2014/04/16 08:44
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Young monarchists handed out flags under the clear sky, so many that a team was dispatched to source more. Young monarchists handed out flags under the clear sky, so many that a team was dispatched...
2014/04/16 08:44
2014/04/16 08:44
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It seems so harsh. A forgotten gift allegedly left on the porch while the O'Farrells were on holiday has brought down a well liked Premier. It seems so harsh. A forgotten gift allegedly left on the...
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2014/04/16 08:43
2014/04/16 08:43
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Outgoing West Australian Senator Louise Pratt launched a blistering attack on her Labor running mate Joe Bullock on Wednesday, labelling him a "deeply homophobic" person who is disloyal to his own...
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2014/04/16 08:36
2014/04/16 08:36
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Safety more important in workplace than zero bullying Story Tools Related Items A NEW survey has found a safe working environment is of higher importance in a workplace than a zero bullying...
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2014/04/16 08:24
2014/04/16 08:24
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New NBN Co chief executive Bill Morrow. Photo: Chris Pearce NBN Co’s new chief executive Bill Morrow will push the federal government to charge a levy against its rivals in densely populated urban...
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2014/04/16 08:12
2014/04/16 08:12
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I have read your book Saving Tax on Your investment Property. To my alarm I find I am doing the wrong thing by depositing money from my super and an accident claim settlement into my line of credit...
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Fixing a tax error
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Fixing a tax error
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Fixing a tax error
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Fixing a tax error
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Fixing a tax error
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2014/04/16 08:10
2014/04/16 08:10
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The Australian dollar is lower despite receiving a boost from expectations of a possible Chinese stimulus package. At 1700 AEST on Wednesday, the local currency was trading at 93.64 US cents, down...
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Aust bonds weakened by Chinese data
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$A falls on weaker Chinese figures
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Aust dollar falls at noon
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2014/04/16 08:05
2014/04/16 08:05
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Making an entrance: Catherine and William on the steps of the Sydney Opera House. Photo: Cameron Spencer If it was not a fortuitous nod to the bright Australian sunshine, it was certainly a...
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2014/04/16 07:56
2014/04/16 07:56
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Alan Kohler is one of Australia’s most experienced commentators and journalists. Alan is the founder of Eureka Report, Australia’s most successful investment newsletter, and Business Spectator, a...
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Taking a notch out of BHP’s fifth pillar
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Aust stocks close higher
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Qld Motorways may fetch $6.3 bn
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2014/04/16 07:36
2014/04/16 07:36
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Australia signs off on uranium deal with the Abu Dhabi Story Tools Related Items THE energy rich provinces of the United Arab Emirates are going increasingly nuclear, and Australia is offering to...
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2014/04/16 06:56
2014/04/16 06:56
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St Edmund's College will celebrate the school's 60th anniversary this month by representing Australia in a world youth tournament in Japan. St Edmund's College has produced 89 Australian schoolboys...
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2014/04/16 06:53
2014/04/16 06:53
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Five asylum seekers who were allegedly sexually assaulted by high-profile refugee advocate, David Bitel, have been ordered to give evidence at his upcoming committal hearing so they can respond to...
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2014/04/16 06:19
2014/04/16 06:19
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Two Australian cyber security experts have called for the cultivation of cyber security talent as the government considers a reform of the 457 visa system. A 457 visa is a temporary business (long...
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2014/04/16 06:10
2014/04/16 06:10
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Fortescue Metals plans to boost production by 35 per cent over the next three months, a target boss Nev Power says is "absolutely realistic". The Pilbara iron ore miner plans to ship 41.6 million...
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Bad news in China is good for BHP
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Fortescue boosts quarterly shipments
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BHP boosts iron ore output
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Fortescue boosts quarterly shipments
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Fortescue faces uphill task to meet target
4 hours ago ON Canberra Times
2014/04/16 04:46
2014/04/16 04:46
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Smaller stocks have underperformed and there's value to be had. The 200 smallest stocks in the S&P/ASX 300 index have underperformed the 100 largest stocks by 46 per cent over the past three...
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How to profit from small stocks
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How to profit from small stocks
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How to profit from small stocks
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How to profit from small stocks
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How to profit from small stocks
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2014/04/16 03:48
2014/04/16 03:48
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Dr John Falzon, chief executive officer of the St Vincent de Paul Society. Photo: Supplied Charity groups have warned they cannot be expected to fill in the gaps if the federal government walks away...
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2014/04/16 03:27
2014/04/16 03:27
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A selection of eclipse photos submitted to Fairfax Regional Media sites around Australia. Total Lunar Eclipse around Australia | Photos Here are a selection of the photos of Tuesday night's Total...
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Victoria resident captures photos of lunar eclipse
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Red Moon Rising
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Total Lunar Eclipse around Australia
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Total Lunar Eclipse around Australia
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2014/04/16 03:05
2014/04/16 03:05
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NBN Co chief executive Bill Morrow says the company’s renegotiation of its $11.2 billion deal with Telstra is going well and remains on track to be signed by mid-2014. But he warned the company would...
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2014/04/16 02:18
2014/04/16 02:18
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COMEDIENNE and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has beaten the likes of producer/writer Ryan Murphy and actor Neil Patrick Harris to be named the most powerful gay celebrity in America. The talk show...
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2014/04/16 02:16
2014/04/16 02:16
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Diet books lead to the propagation of new diet beliefs, whether or not there is evidence to support them. As we learn more and more about nutrition, and the greater the number of "experts" out there...
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Biggest food myths
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Biggest food myths
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Biggest food myths
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Biggest food myths
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Biggest food myths
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2014/04/16 02:12
2014/04/16 02:12
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Boston police are investigating two unattended backpacks left near the finish line of the Boston Marathon following a ceremony marking the first anniversary since the bombings which killed three...
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2014/04/16 02:12
2014/04/16 02:12
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Children at a Melbourne childcare centre where a pet rabbit was brutally decapitated and a guinea pig found dead have created a shrine in memory of their beloved animals. Children at a Melbourne...
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2014/04/16 01:55
2014/04/16 01:55
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The federal government will spend $2.9 billion over the next eight years on roads for western Sydney as the city's second airport is built. Prime Minister Tony Abbott said the NSW government will...
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2014/04/16 01:21
2014/04/16 01:21
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Money Management provides accurate, informative and insightful editorial coverage of the Australian financial services market, covering topics such as taxation, managed funds, property investments,...
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Challenger FUM rises thanks to Fidante
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Scrap 10 per cent rule: IPA
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Call for cheaper route to term debt funding
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Privatise disability insurance, says FSC
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Tombstoning adviser permanently banned
7 hours ago ON Money Management
2014/04/16 00:13
2014/04/16 00:13
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Smoking cannabis just once a week can damage young brains Story Tools Related Items YOUNG people who smoke cannabis just once or twice a week could suffer "major" changes to areas of their brain...
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Casual marijuana use: does it change the brain?
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Pot study finds signs of brain changes
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Study finds changes in pot smokers' brains
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Study finds signs of brain changes in pot smokers
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2014/04/15 22:55
2014/04/15 22:55
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Parents from a Westmead primary school near the site where a four-year-old boy was hit and killed by a car on Tuesday, said the tragic accident was bound to happen due to dangerous road...
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2014/04/15 22:13
2014/04/15 22:13
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Are today's celebrities any more debauched than their predecessors or is it just our attitude towards salacious behaviour that has changed? Our news feeds, headlines and inboxes are bombarded daily...
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Celebrities behaving badly
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Celebrities behaving badly
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Celebrities behaving badly
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Celebrities behaving badly
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Celebrities behaving badly
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2014/04/15 22:12
2014/04/15 22:12
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The popular Tea Gardens pub at Bondi Junction, is on the market with a price tag of about $40 million. The popular Tea Gardens pub at Bondi Junction, is on the market with a price tag of about $40...
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Tea Gardens pub up for grabs for $40 million
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Tea Gardens pub up for grabs for $40 million
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Tea Gardens pub up for grabs for $40 million
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Tea Gardens pub up for grabs for $40 million
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Tea Gardens pub up for grabs for $40 million
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2014/04/15 21:55
2014/04/15 21:55
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The truth is out. Treasury thinks we're pretty dumb and at times myopic, unlike decision-makers who naturally have a "high level of financial literacy". These character assessments are made in its...
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Our fear and loathing of financials
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Our fear and loathing of financials
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Our fear and loathing of financials
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Our fear and loathing of financials
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Our fear and loathing of financials
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