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2014/07/23 17:55
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The big surprise in the most detailed qualitative study on post-budget sentiment is that hostility of voters is driven to a large extent by concern that it will promote a less even, less caring...
2014/07/23 17:55
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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 -...
IMF again cuts US growth forecast
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Geithner warns on market exuberance
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Aust house prices still booming
4 minutes ago ON Business Spectator
Spain shows 'best growth' for six years
4 minutes ago ON Business Spectator
CITIC launches fresh action against Clive Palmer
an hour ago ON Business Spectator
2014/07/23 17:53
2014/07/23 17:53
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Harrowing eyewitness accounts from the president of the Australian Human Rights Commission and a team of medical experts say there is a mental health crisis on Christmas Island, confirming multiple...
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Christmas Island asylum seekers attempt poisoning
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Christmas Island asylum seekers attempt poisoning
moments ago ON Manning River Times
2014/07/23 17:44
2014/07/23 17:44
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Prime Minister Tony Abbott has asked Defence chiefs and senior government officials to prepare plans for Australia to join a possible multinational force to enter Ukraine to secure the crash site of...
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Plane carrying MH-17 bodies arrives in Netherlands
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'We must bring them all home'
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'We must bring them all home'
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First MH17 bodies arrive in Netherlands
moments ago ON The Sudbury Star
2014/07/23 16:55
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A Transasia Airways plane crashed when making an emergency landing in Taiwan on Wednesday, killing at least 51 people, China's Xinhua news agency said. Beijing: A domestic TransAsia Airways plane has...
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More than 40 feared dead in Taiwan plane crash: Officials
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47 dead, 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash
moments ago ON 19 Action News Cleveland
TransAsia Airways plane crash
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47 dead, 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash
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47 dead, 11 injured in Taiwan plane crash
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2014/07/23 15:00
2014/07/23 15:00
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She might have a room full of Jimmy Choos and a palace for her dogs, but socialite Paris Hilton insists she's a 'down-to-earth' girl. "Life is not about finding yourself," reads a sign on the...
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Princess Paris: At home with Paris Hilton
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Princess Paris: At home with Paris Hilton
an hour ago ON Sydney Morning Herald
Princess Paris: At home with Paris Hilton
an hour ago ON Canberra Times
Princess Paris: At home with Paris Hilton
an hour ago ON Western Advocate
2014/07/23 14:56
2014/07/23 14:56
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Hot tip: swap ice cream for gelato. Sometimes the difference between healthy eating or not is a few simply dietary swaps to take you from a B minus in nutrition to a glowing A plus - and just a...
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Nine simple food swaps for a healthier diet
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Nine simple food swaps for a healthier diet
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Nine simple food swaps for a healthier diet
an hour ago ON Sydney Morning Herald
Nine simple food swaps for a healthier diet
an hour ago ON Canberra Times
Nine simple food swaps for a healthier diet
an hour ago ON Western Advocate
2014/07/23 14:56
2014/07/23 14:56
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HIV-positive health practitioners, including surgeons and dentists, may soon be able to work without any limits on their practice - a change that would bring Australia in line with British...
Read more at The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Illawarra Mercury, The Courier, + 9 more articles
2014/07/23 14:50
2014/07/23 14:50
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The battle to bring to justice the perpetrators of the apparent missile attack on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 will be extremely difficult, not least because Russia is in a position to thwart any...
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2014/07/23 14:24
2014/07/23 14:24
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Back to work: President-elect Joko Widodo went back to his day job as Jakarta's Governor on Wednesday. He is due to be sworn in as Indonesia's seventh president on October 20. Photo: AFP Defeated...
Read more at Brisbane Times, Aljazeera, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Eye Witness News, + 221 more articles
'Victory is for all Indonesia'
58 minutes ago ON Aljazeera
Subianto to challenge presidential result
an hour ago ON Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Indonesian pres-elect calls for unity
an hour ago ON Eye Witness News
2014/07/23 14:24
2014/07/23 14:24
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Kiev: Grieving relatives of the MH17 crash victims have had chilling confirmation that their loved ones' possessions have been looted from the crash site. Relatives of victims in the Netherlands...
Read more at Brisbane Times, The Malaysian Insider, Northern Daily Leader, The Young Witness, + 13 more articles
2014/07/23 14:19
2014/07/23 14:19
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Richard Flanagan is the sole Australian writer on the longlist for this year’s Man Booker Prize, the first time the prize has been open to writers of any nationality. Richard Flanagan is the sole...
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2014/07/23 14:12
2014/07/23 14:12
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The Indian government appears unlikely to accept the return of non-Indians among the 157 asylum seekers who have been held on the high seas by Australian customs officials since late June. Delhi: The...
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2014/07/23 13:55
2014/07/23 13:55
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Orica-GreenEDGE rider Michael Albasini said he regretted comments he made to French rider Kevin Reza during Tuesday’s 16th stage of the Tour de France in the Pyrenees, but denied that they were of...
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2014/07/23 13:18
2014/07/23 13:18
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No stress: Claudia Moussa with daughter Gabriella after the opportunity class placement tests. Photo: Peter Rae If your watch gained two minutes every hour and you set it to the correct time at 7am,...
Read more at Sydney Morning Herald, Daily Liberal, Northern Daily Leader, The Young Witness, + 5 more articles
2014/07/23 13:05
2014/07/23 13:05
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Weary travelers will be able to pay to rest their head at a hotel in the wild west Goldfields town of Kalgoorlie with gold. Rydges Kalgoorlie Resort and Spa general manager Nicholas Parkinson-Bates...
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Kalgoorlie's golden hotel prices
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Kalgoorlie's golden hotel prices
6 hours ago ON Adelaide Now
Kalgoorlie's golden hotel prices
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Kalgoorlie's golden hotel prices
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Kalgoorlie's golden hotel prices
6 hours ago ON Daily Telegraph
2014/07/23 12:42
2014/07/23 12:42
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An inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof could reveal whether the model and journalist took her own life. An inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof has heard she was a heroin addict who had been...
Read more at Kiama Independent, The Olympian, Fort Wayne News-Sentinel, Access Hollywood, + 217 more articles
2014/07/23 11:30
2014/07/23 11:30
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THE major banks are shaping up for a fierce war in the mortgage market after cutting five-year fixed rates to historic lows. All of the major lenders — except ANZ — cut their rates below 5 per cent...
Read more at Herald Sun, Mortgage Introducer, The Courier, Northern Daily Leader, + 24 more articles
Skipton slashes rates
5 hours ago ON Mortgage Introducer
On a fair dinkum comparison, these rates are low
7 hours ago ON Northern Daily Leader
On a fair dinkum comparison, these rates are low
7 hours ago ON The Young Witness
2014/07/23 11:19
2014/07/23 11:19
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The Hollywood studios are not doing enough to represent gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender characters, a survey by US lobby group finds. The major Hollywood studios have received a slap over...
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2014/07/23 11:17
2014/07/23 11:17
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Telstra to send 671 Aust jobs to Asia TELSTRA plans to send 671 Australian jobs to Asia as part of its plans to expand in the region. THE telco has told staff it will begin outsourcing roles to its...
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Telstra to send 671 Aust jobs to Asia
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Telstra to send 671 Aust jobs to Asia
4 hours ago ON Daily Telegraph
Telstra to send 463 Aust jobs to Asia
5 hours ago ON Sky News Australia
671 jobs at Telstra going to Asia
5 hours ago ON Daily Telegraph
2014/07/23 10:30
2014/07/23 10:30
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A CLASS action related to loans provided to investors hit by the billion dollar collapse of agribusiness Great Southern has been settled. THE agricultural projects manager, which raised $1.8 billion...
Read more at Herald Sun, SKY News Business RSS, Perth Now, Adelaide Now, + 1 more articles
Bendigo Bank class action settled
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Bendigo Bank class action settled
6 hours ago ON Perth Now
Bendigo Bank class action settled
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Bendigo Bank class action settled
6 hours ago ON Daily Telegraph
2014/07/23 10:16
2014/07/23 10:16
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THE Holden Commodore has been recalled for the fifth time in three months — and for the third time in July alone — because the seat may wriggle loose. The latest recall affects 25,055 Commodore...
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2014/07/23 09:57
2014/07/23 09:57
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A MEMORIAL tree planted for George Harrison has been killed - by beetles. The pine, which was set into the earth near Griffith Observatory in Griffith Park, California in 2004 to commemorate the life...
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George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles
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George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles
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2014/07/23 09:29
2014/07/23 09:29
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MORE business leaders have called on new senators to put aside party differences and carefully consider major economic reforms. RIO Tinto boss Sam Walsh is confident the new Senate will scrap the...
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Rio Tinto boss wants action from Senate
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Rio Tinto boss wants action from Senate
7 hours ago ON Sky News Australia
Rio Tinto boss wants action from Senate
7 hours ago ON Adelaide Now
Rio Tinto boss wants action from Senate
7 hours ago ON Daily Telegraph
2014/07/23 08:16
2014/07/23 08:16
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ARGENTINA’s last captive polar bear will remain in the country despite a petition by more than a half million people asking that it be moved to Canada. The director of the Mendoza Zoo in western...
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2014/07/23 07:57
2014/07/23 07:57
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FRESH evidence has emerged that potentially toxic coal dust has already contaminated sediments near Hay Point, and could be spread widely across the Great Barrier Reef lagoon. The study by James Cook...
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2014/07/23 07:42
2014/07/23 07:42
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The worst possible outcome for the Abbott government would be if its proposal for a $7 Medicare fee actually became law, Australian Medical Association president Brian Owler says. The worst possible...
Read more at Kiama Independent, Manning River Times, Goondiwindi Argus, Illawarra Mercury, + 19 more articles
2014/07/23 07:12
2014/07/23 07:12
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New York Times best-selling author Dr Zhi Gang Sha and his very unusual approach to healing. "If you want to know if a pear is sweet, taste it. If you want to know if soul healing works, experience...
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Download the divine: Soul healing miracles?
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Download the divine: Soul healing miracles?
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Download the divine: Soul healing miracles?
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Download the divine: Soul healing miracles?
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Download the divine: Soul healing miracles?
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2014/07/23 07:06
2014/07/23 07:06
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A TEACHER has been taught a harsh lesson. That is not a crime and Rosa must have stored them in his Pasadena Unified School District email account. “The teacher’s (school district) email account was...
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2014/07/23 06:57
2014/07/23 06:57
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MOST city teenagers know "little or nothing about farming", according to a survey on Australia's urban-rural divide. The survey of 600 metropolitan students aged 15-18 finds 77% know little or...
Read more at Daily Examiner, Northern Star, The Daily Mercury, Toowoomba Chronicle, + 3 more articles