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2014/12/23 02:53
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Job losses loom as MissChu goes into administration Popular Vietnamese tuckshop business, MissChu, has gone into voluntary administration and will retrench at least a third of its staff in...
MissChu calls in administrators
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MissChu calls in administrators
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MissChu calls in administrators
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MissChu calls in administrators
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MissChu calls in administrators
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2014/12/23 02:53
2014/12/23 02:53
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The bright sunshine did little to raise spirits at St Stephens Uniting Church as family and friends gathered to farewell Sydney siege victim Tori Johnson on Tuesday morning. The bright sunshine did...
2014/12/23 02:53
2014/12/23 02:53
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Australia's final days on the United Nations Security Council will be spent grappling with a Palestinian bid to impose an international peace plan to end the decades-long conflict with...
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2014/12/23 02:53
2014/12/23 02:53
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After making one of the best stock market debuts of 2014, Beacon Lighting Group is showing no signs of slowing down. After making one of the best stock market debuts of 2014, Beacon Lighting Group is...
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Beacon keeping a bright outlook
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Beacon keeping a bright outlook
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Beacon keeping a bright outlook
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Beacon keeping a bright outlook
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2014/12/23 02:46
2014/12/23 02:46
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Petrol prices may still reach parity but it would take another significant oil price drop. As petrol prices have rapidly fallen, a question no one thought we would be asking in June is will petrol...
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2014/12/23 02:17
2014/12/23 02:17
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THE government's new ministry will put jobs and families at the heart of its agenda, Tony Abbott has told a swearing-in ceremony in Canberra. THE prime minister's revamped team is being sworn in at...
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2014/12/23 02:12
2014/12/23 02:12
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New Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has already put his stamp on the job, ditching the Abbott government's 'stop the boats' matra in favour of 'stop the bikies'. New Immigration and Border...
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2014/12/23 02:10
2014/12/23 02:10
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Telstra has sealed a long awaited major Asian deal, announcing it would buy Pacnet, owner of the world's largest private submarine cable network. The $US697 million ($A754.12 million) acquisition is...
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2014/12/23 02:05
2014/12/23 02:05
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A teenage boy has allegedly been indecently assaulted by a Sydney gymnastics instructor during a massage. The male instructor, 41, was charged with two counts of aggravated indecent assault after he...
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2014/12/23 02:05
2014/12/23 02:05
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Pope Francis delivers his message during his meeting with Cardinals and Bishops of the Vatican Curia. Photo: AP Rome: In his Christmas address to the cardinals, bishops and priests who run the...
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2014/12/23 01:55
2014/12/23 01:55
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As Echo Entertainment gears up for round two with James Packer's Crown Resorts for an Australian casino licence, it wants to make one thing "very clear". As Echo Entertainment gears up for round two...
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2014/12/23 01:55
2014/12/23 01:55
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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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Aust dollar could fall below US81c
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Telstra doubles its Asian reach
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Iron ore, oil prices drag on sharemarket
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Treasury Wine to continue to fight legal action
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Aust dollar follows commodity prices lower
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2014/12/23 01:46
2014/12/23 01:46
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Singer Joe Cocker dies aged 70 Stars from music, TV and film have taken to social media to pay fulsome tributes to Joe Cocker, the gravelly-voiced British blues and soul singer who died on Monday,...
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2014/12/23 01:11
2014/12/23 01:11
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LEADING British newspaper and magazine websites have seen a significant slowdown in video advertising growth as they struggle against the might of YouTube but are looking to mobile to fight back...
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2014/12/23 00:57
2014/12/23 00:57
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Miranda Kerr has been given a $100,000 Christmas gift from James Packer. The former Victoria's Secret Model - who has been romantically linked with the billionaire over the last year, despite...
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Miranda Kerr's $100k Xmas gift from James Packer
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Miranda Kerr's $100k Xmas gift from James Packer
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Miranda Kerr's $100k Xmas gift from James Packer
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2014/12/23 00:36
2014/12/23 00:36
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BOEING and BlackBerry are working together to make an ultra-secure phone for US security staff, which will allow them to communicate securely and blow itself up if it falls into the wrong...
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2014/12/23 00:36
2014/12/23 00:36
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A MAN who abducted and attempted to rape a nine-year-old boy in Gladstone is being considered for release despite being declared a 'high risk'. Douglas Jackway was named as a person of interest in...
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Violent child abductor Jackway up for release
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Violent child abductor Jackway up for release
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Violent child abductor Jackway up for release
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Violent child abductor Jackway up for release
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2014/12/23 00:17
2014/12/23 00:17
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News.com.au's Privacy Policy includes important information about our collection, use and disclosure of your personal information (including to provide you with targeted content and advertising based...
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2014/12/22 23:55
2014/12/22 23:55
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US oil player has reached an agreement to process its undeveloped gas resources off Western Australia, iin a deal that would allow its $7.4 billion Equus gas project to go ahead. US oil player Hess...
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Hess deal secures $7.4 billion gas project
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Hess deal secures $7.4 billion gas project
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Hess deal secures $7.4 billion gas project
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Hess deal secures $7.4 billion gas project
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Hess deal secures $7.4 billion gas project
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2014/12/22 23:55
2014/12/22 23:55
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US stocks rose for a fourth straight session on Monday as large-cap technology shares gained and gave an outsized boost to the Dow. US stocks rose for a fourth straight session on Monday as large-cap...
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2014/12/22 23:36
2014/12/22 23:36
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WHISTLEBLOWERS say the State Government is stalling million-dollar sexual harassment claims from female State Library of Queensland staff after many women have been identified in 2784 secret close-up...
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2014/12/22 23:13
2014/12/22 23:13
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A GROUP of religious leaders stood outside George Christensen's office on Sunday to support #illridewithyou and pay tribute to the victims of the Sydney siege. Barrister Neil Francey voiced his...
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2014/12/22 22:19
2014/12/22 22:19
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The office of a Sydney federal MP is in turmoil after two long-serving staff members went on on workers' compensation amid claims they were bullied by one of the politician's senior advisers. The...
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2014/12/22 22:18
2014/12/22 22:18
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THOUSANDS of flowers and floral tributes brought by crowds of people for the victims of the Lindt Chocolate Cafe siege will be removed from Martin Place in Sydney. The decision, made because of...
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2014/12/22 22:13
2014/12/22 22:13
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AT least six people have died and seven others have been seriously injured after a bin lorry lost control and crashed into a group of people in Glasgow city centre, according to police. The vehicle...
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Police probe lorry death crash
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Police probe lorry death crash
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Police probe lorry death crash
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Police probe lorry death crash
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Police probe lorry death crash
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2014/12/22 21:55
2014/12/22 21:55
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Pakistan is worried the shutdown of all the accounts of international money transfer agents by Australian banks will make it harder to stop funds being sent to terrorists. Pakistan is worried the...
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2014/12/22 21:36
2014/12/22 21:36
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AN IPSWICH man deemed unfit for trial after killing his partner in 2008 is still on the loose from The Park Centre for Mental Health. David Robert Terelinck was on community leave from his treatment...
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2014/12/22 21:16
2014/12/22 21:16
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A Sydney jeweller found guilty of killing his partner after three trials spanning four years has again had his verdict quashed. A Sydney jeweller found guilty of killing his partner after three...
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2014/12/22 21:10
2014/12/22 21:10
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Russia has announced plans to limit grain exports as it scrambled to avoid a hike in the politically sensitive cost of bread during the holidays, the latest in a series of moves by Moscow to cope with...
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2014/12/22 20:55
2014/12/22 20:55
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Local shares are poised to open flat as investors pause amid a renewed slide in the price of oil and in thinning trade volume. Local shares are poised to open flat as investors pause amid a renewed...
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Markets poised to open flat
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Markets poised to open flat
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Markets poised to open flat
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Markets poised to open flat
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Markets poised to open flat
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