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2014/11/25 23:24
2014/11/25 23:24
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... interest rates were working in Australia, and any further cuts would also be effective, says Reserve Bank of Australia deputy governor Philip Lowe. Dr Lowe told a dinner packed with bank...
Miners push higher
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Miners push higher
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Miners back in frame
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Miners back in frame
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Miners back in frame
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2014/11/25 23:18
2014/11/25 23:18
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Prince Harry called Lewis Hamilton an absolute legend after he won the Formula One World Championship in Abu Dhabi. The boy racer has always done the right thing for himself. Over Mercedes team...
Lewis Hamilton is an arrogant ass
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Lewis Hamilton is an arrogant ass
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Lewis Hamilton is an arrogant ass
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Lewis Hamilton is an arrogant ass
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Lewis Hamilton is an arrogant ass
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2014/11/25 23:17
2014/11/25 23:17
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MICHAEL Brown shooting: Ten things we know - or know better - now the Ferguson grand jury's work is over. 1. Hands up: St Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch said one of the issues that continued...
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2014/11/25 23:16
2014/11/25 23:16
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AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has given the media a one-fingered salute after making a brief appearance in a New Zealand court. The 60-year-old made the gesture outside the courthouse in Tauranga as he...
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2014/11/25 22:53
2014/11/25 22:53
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Cate Blanchett may be an international star but doesn't rely on staff to tend to her three children and is sensitive to other mothers' criticisms. Cate Blanchett is already a legend. She is even more...
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2014/11/25 22:24
2014/11/25 22:24
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... Local shares are poised to open little changed, though another slide in the price of iron ore is expected to pressure mining stocks. • AUD at 85.28 US cents, 100.51 Japanese yen, 68.36 Euro...
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Australian dollar slumps on iron ore slide, RBA comments
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Miners back in frame
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Miners in focus
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Miners in focus
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Miners in focus
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2014/11/25 22:17
2014/11/25 22:17
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Tony Abbott’s Facebook popularity skyrockets all thanks to one selfie IF a picture is worth a thousand words, a selfie with the Indian Prime Minister can bring in tens of thousand of fans. Tony...
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2014/11/25 22:12
2014/11/25 22:12
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The urgent medical treatment given to cricketer Phil Hughes after he was hit in the head with a ball will give him the best chance of recovery, a leading emergency doctor says. Phil Hughes: In a...
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2014/11/25 22:10
2014/11/25 22:10
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Iron ore prices have slumped to a fresh five-year low, due to an oversupply of the commodity and a slowdown in demand from China. The iron ore price, as measured for immediate delivery at the Chinese...
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Iron ore drops below $US70
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Iron ore drops below $US70
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Iron ore drops below $US70
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Iron ore drops below $US70
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Iron ore drops below $US70
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2014/11/25 21:36
2014/11/25 21:36
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WHEN 11-year-old Eli Lee saw a fire down the road from his house, he ran home to get buckets from his garage. The Calliope State School student was riding his bike around his street in Monterey Way...
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Boy's quick thinking saves town from fire
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Boy's quick thinking saves town from fire
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Boy's quick thinking saves town from fire
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Boy's quick thinking saves town from fire
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2014/11/25 21:24
2014/11/25 21:24
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High five: David Rodan with the cast of Dancing with the Stars. There was glitz and glamour galore tonight at the Dancing with the Stars finale, which more than most shows epitomised what reality TV...
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2014/11/25 21:23
2014/11/25 21:23
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BEING harassed on his morning jog has driven Martin Evans to work harder and prove the bullies wrong. Around 10am on Monday, Mr Evans was walking back to his car after a workout around East Shores...
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2014/11/25 21:22
2014/11/25 21:22
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The shock decision by East Timor's Prime Minister to expel foreign judges and advisers from the country appears to be connected to corruption cases against his cabinet, a damning report to Australia's...
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2014/11/25 21:13
2014/11/25 21:13
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JAKE Lasker struggled to fit in and had trouble making friends, due to his Asperger's syndrome So when he befriended fellow 19-year-old Max Peter Smith through Facebook, he believed he at last had a...
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2014/11/25 21:11
2014/11/25 21:11
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WAR had been declared on Turkey while the Anzacs were at sea. This had led a number of troops and commanders to wonder if they would be sent to Egypt as a garrison force, instead of Great Britain,...
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2014/11/25 20:50
2014/11/25 20:50
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Opening the road: Police clear barriers in a main road after pro-democracy protesters attempted to use them to build a barricade. Photo: AFP Hong Kong: Hong Kong riot police arrested 80 pro-democracy...
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Protesters in Hong Kong ready for another day
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Protesters in Hong Kong ready for another day
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Protesters in Hong Kong ready for another day
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Ellen on Wednesday
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Hong Kong Police Move In On Volatile Protest Site
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2014/11/25 20:46
2014/11/25 20:46
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A new medical treatment developed by an Australian researcher could increase the chances of patients surviving critical injuries sustained on the battlefield or in rural and remote locations. The...
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2014/11/25 19:57
2014/11/25 19:57
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A NEW bill will ban dredging in and next to the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area for 10 years - except within a declared port zone. The Port Bill 2014 will declare Priority Port Development...
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2014/11/25 19:55
2014/11/25 19:55
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Twice as many NSW families have had their power disconnected in the past financial year compared with five years ago, the Australian Energy Regulator has revealed. Twice as many NSW families have had...
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2014/11/25 19:55
2014/11/25 19:55
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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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Flat travel market to persist: Webjet
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China committed to cutting coal consumption
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Santos eyes first GLNG output in H2 2015
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Day hints at support for uni reform
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Govt, ALP agree financial advice deal
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2014/11/25 19:24
2014/11/25 19:24
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Medibank managing director George Savvides and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann at the ASX Medibank private listing ceremony. Photo: Christopher Pearce A late slump in the value of Medibank shares in...
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2014/11/25 18:17
2014/11/25 18:17
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Your video format settings have been saved. The last of the baby boomers will turn 50 by the end of the this year. Often it is the big five-o that starts people to really think about saving for their...
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Hard times loom for too many boomers
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Hard times loom for too many boomers
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Hard times loom for too many boomers
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Hard times loom for too many boomers
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Hard times loom for too many boomers
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2014/11/25 15:55
2014/11/25 15:55
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In Clayton, Missouri, the reaction to the grand jury decision was almost sedate. In Ferguson it was a very different matter. Ferguson, Missouri: The initial response by a group of about 200...
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2014/11/25 15:05
2014/11/25 15:05
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Support: Opposition Leader Bill Shorten at a rally against the cuts at Parliament House. Photo: Andrew Meares ABC staff across the organisation face a "skills audit" in coming coming days and weeks,...
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2014/11/25 14:55
2014/11/25 14:55
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Slow wage growth and a rising unemployment rate show how soft things are in the labour market. We are bombarded with so much information about the economy in this era of 24-hour news that sometimes...
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Belts tighten as pay rises grind to a halt
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Belts tighten as pay rises grind to a halt
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Belts tighten as pay rises grind to a halt
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Belts tighten as pay rises grind to a halt
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Belts tighten as pay rises grind to a halt
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2014/11/25 14:55
2014/11/25 14:55
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Walkley award winning journalist and Chairman of the Walkley advisory board Quentin Dempster has had his integrity questioned by The Australian in the wake of negative comments he's recently made...
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2014/11/25 13:55
2014/11/25 13:55
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Employers could circumvent anti-discrimination laws and pay women more in superannuation than men, if federal MPs agree to a Greens proposal to be introduced into Parliament on Wednesday. Employers...
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2014/11/25 13:19
2014/11/25 13:19
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Bosses have the right to demand a better effort, says the Fair Work Commission. Public service bosses demanding a better effort from under-performers in the departments are not bullies, the national...
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2014/11/25 13:17
2014/11/25 13:17
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Pope tells Europe to accept immigrants POPE Francis has demanded that Europe craft a unified and fair immigration policy, saying the thousands of refugees coming ashore need acceptance and...
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2014/11/25 13:15
2014/11/25 13:15
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State election: What's in it for you?
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State election: What's in it for you?
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State election: What's in it for you?
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State election: What's in it for you?
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State election: What's in it for you?
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