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The Courier Mail
Dawkins cancels Opera House appearance Controversial British atheist Richard Dawkins has cancelled a planned tour of
Dawkins cancels Opera House appearance
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 minutes ago
Controversial British atheist Richard Dawkins has cancelled a planned tour of Australia and New Zealand after suffering a stroke. In a statement posted on social media, the Sydney Opera House says Professor... Read more
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sportsmole
Australia in command against New ZealandAustralia have ended day one of the first Test against New Zealand in control a
Australia in command against New Zealand
sportsmole / Posted 3 minutes ago
Australia have ended day one of the first Test against New Zealand in control after bowling their opponents out for 183 before reaching stumps on 147-3 in Wellington. Josh Hazlewood was the star bowler of the day for the Aussies as he took four... Read more
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International Business Times
Sven Goran Eriksson can see Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo joining Chinese Super League Sven Goran Eriksson can see Wayne Rooney making the switch to the Chinese Super
Sven Goran Eriksson can see Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo joining Chinese Super League
International Business Times / Posted 3 minutes ago
Sven Goran Eriksson can see Wayne Rooney making the switch to the Chinese Super League. The former England manager believes the record-breaking centre-forward is likely to be tempted by the eye-watering wages on offer in the burgeoning domestic... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndromeA SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa becau
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndrome
Daily Examiner / Posted 4 minutes ago
A SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa because she has Down syndrome will be allowed to live in Australia, after Immigration Minister Peter Dutton intervened in her case. Eliza Fonseka, nine, also found an... Read more
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birminghammail
Illegal live football streaming: Premier League chiefs to put an end to Aston Villa and West Brom games being watched without paymentThe Premier League have initiated plans to prevent people from streaming the ma
Illegal live football streaming: Premier League chiefs to put an end to Aston Villa and West Brom games being watched without payment
birminghammail / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Premier League have initiated plans to prevent people from streaming the matches illegally. Talks are taking place with cyber-security experts to prevent fans watching games on the internet due to the huge fees paid by broadcasters Sky and BT... Read more
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Philly.com
Can't use CPAP? Try these apnea remedies"I think patients become very sad and upset when CPAP doesn't work for them," B
Can't use CPAP? Try these apnea remedies
Philly.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
"I think patients become very sad and upset when CPAP doesn't work for them," Boon said. "The good news is that there are a whole host of options available." Oral appliances and an implantable nerve stimulation device, jaw and weight-loss surgery... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Start-up nation' can mean a raw deal for workers: Unions NSW boss Mark MoreyMalcolm Turnbull has unveiled policies to benefit start-up companies as PM. Pho
'Start-up nation' can mean a raw deal for workers: Unions NSW boss Mark Morey
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
Malcolm Turnbull has unveiled policies to benefit start-up companies as PM. Photo: Andrew Meares The new head of the NSW union movement will criticise federal Labor for following Malcolm Turnbull's push to make Australia a "start-up nation", in a... Read more
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Canberra Times
My message to Shane Warne? Just shut up and eat the grubs - and leave Steve Waugh aloneoh give warnie a break mate, he was probably just a little thirsty Maybe mc, m
My message to Shane Warne? Just shut up and eat the grubs - and leave Steve Waugh alone
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
oh give warnie a break mate, he was probably just a little thirsty Maybe mc, maybe. Very much agree with you Fitzy, great write! When Shane Warne was playing cricket for Australia, his bowling often gave me a lot of pleasure. It was entertaining.... Read more
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Canberra Times
The challenges of ethical investingInvest no evil: There is a lot to consider when taking an ethical investment ap
The challenges of ethical investing
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Invest no evil: There is a lot to consider when taking an ethical investment approach. Photo: Gabriele Charotte Ethical investing is only for the naive, right? With the carbon tax dead and the renewable energy target for the chop, Australia’s... Read more
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Canberra Times
RBA's hands tied as property prices go through the roofThe Australian housing market is in the grip of an irrational exuberance. Phot
RBA's hands tied as property prices go through the roof
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Australian housing market is in the grip of an irrational exuberance. Photo: Jamie Davies It's hard to sustain a state of amazement. Eventually, even the most perplexing, confounding things become normalised. Take Sydney house prices, for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shane Warne is the gift that keeps on givingTFF received a huge response to my piece on Thursday, having a go at Shane Warn
Shane Warne is the gift that keeps on giving
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
TFF received a huge response to my piece on Thursday, having a go at Shane Warne for his outrageous remarks aboutSteve Waugh being "the most selfish cricketer I've ever played with". One, and I mean just one response, accused me of being unfair,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ignore the problems – look for the opportunities insteadWhile some investors may feel all at sea, there's no need to panic. Photo: Mich
Ignore the problems – look for the opportunities instead
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
While some investors may feel all at sea, there's no need to panic. Photo: Michael Rayner There's much to worry about right now, including a China crash, a property market bubble, a Eurozone bust up and the possibility of a local recession. This... Read more
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Canberra Times
Is it too late to invest overseas?Australians wanting to buy Nasdaq technology stocks may find them expensive sin
Is it too late to invest overseas?
Canberra Times / Posted 15 minutes ago
Australians wanting to buy Nasdaq technology stocks may find them expensive since the fall in the Aussie dollar. Photo: Mark Lennihan International investing is flavour of the month. A recent ASX research report indicated that 13 per cent of 6.48... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bhupesh Bhandari: Making sense of IPL auctionsIf you look at the list, you will realise that all of them can bowl: Some are p
Bhupesh Bhandari: Making sense of IPL auctions
Business Standard India / Posted 18 minutes ago
If you look at the list, you will realise that all of them can bowl: Some are prodigious and others are averageWhen the Indian Premier League (IPL) player auctions ended on Saturday, I was left a little... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Richard Dawkins suffers stroke, cancels Australia trip | Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 09:24 am Outspoken academic a
Richard Dawkins suffers stroke, cancels Australia trip
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 minutes ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 09:24 am Outspoken academic and writer Richard Dawkins has pulled out of a tour of Australia... Read more
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CNET
Canon EOS M3 speeds things up video[MUSIC] Three generations in to Cannon's Mirror Look interchangeable lens camer
Canon EOS M3 speeds things up video
CNET / Posted 23 minutes ago
[MUSIC] Three generations in to Cannon's Mirror Look interchangeable lens camera system. We are at the EOS M3. I'm Lexy Savvides for CNET taking you through a first look at some of the features and specifications. The ESM3 shares the same 24.2... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Tennis ace Freya Christie enjoys Fed Cup experienceHucknall tennis star Freya Christie will have benefitted from the experience of
Tennis ace Freya Christie enjoys Fed Cup experience
Derbyshire Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
Hucknall tennis star Freya Christie will have benefitted from the experience of being part of Team GB’s Fed Cup squad, believes mum Carol. The 18-year-old was part of a five-strong squad selected by Judy Murray leading up to the ties against South... Read more
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Northern Star
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndromeA SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa becau
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndrome
Northern Star / Posted 25 minutes ago
A SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa because she has Down syndrome will be allowed to live in Australia, after Immigration Minister Peter Dutton intervened in her case. Eliza Fonseka, nine, also found an... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndromeA SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa becau
Girl allowed visa after being denied for down syndrome
The Daily Mercury / Posted 27 minutes ago
A SRI Lankan girl who made headlines after being refused a temporary visa because she has Down syndrome will be allowed to live in Australia, after Immigration Minister Peter Dutton intervened in her case. Eliza Fonseka, nine, also found an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Emerging markets head for dropMumbai - Emerging-market equities headed for the worst weekly drop in a month a
Emerging markets head for drop
iol.co.za / Posted 27 minutes ago
Mumbai - Emerging-market equities headed for the worst weekly drop in a month and currencies retreated as anxiety over the worsening outlook for global growth sapped demand for riskier assets. South Korea’s Kospi led declines on Friday, poised for... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Future of rock is clear for The SheepdogsIt may be known as the picturesque Prairie city perched alongside the Saskatche
Future of rock is clear for The Sheepdogs
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 27 minutes ago
It may be known as the picturesque Prairie city perched alongside the Saskatchewan River, but Saskatoon has something else going for it. The city also boasts a vibrant live music scene. It’s apparent in the swath of respected musicians who have... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Sydney FC youngster Brandon O’Neill forging promising A-League career after defying rare diseaseTHE way Brandon O’Neill tells it, it’s the kind of thing that could happen to a
Sydney FC youngster Brandon O’Neill forging promising A-League career after defying rare disease
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 30 minutes ago
THE way Brandon O’Neill tells it, it’s the kind of thing that could happen to any seven-year-old — the sudden onset of acute hip pain, almost a year in a wheelchair and then six months of rehab. As the Sydney FC midfielder tells the story, 14 years... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Lions have plenty of options in attackBRISBANE showed there will be more to their attack than Josh Schache in 2016 af
Lions have plenty of options in attack
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 30 minutes ago
BRISBANE showed there will be more to their attack than Josh Schache in 2016 after a host of maroon-grown tall forwards cashed–in at Friday’s intra-club match. Schache – the boom key forward taken at No.2 in last year’s draft - took several strong... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Wells dominates in Roos club matchTHE much-anticipated return of Daniel Wells has gathered speed after the midfie
Wells dominates in Roos club match
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 30 minutes ago
THE much-anticipated return of Daniel Wells has gathered speed after the midfielder tore North Melbourne’s intra-club match apart. Wells, facing a make-or-break season after injuries restricted him to 12 games in two years, was the eye-catching... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
The Fab Four To Perform The Beatles' Hits At The Ridgefield PlayhouseRIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- The hits of the Beatles will flow on Thursday, Feb. 18, at
The Fab Four To Perform The Beatles' Hits At The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 31 minutes ago
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- The hits of the Beatles will flow on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. when The Fab Four, a tribute band, does a Beatles déjà vu show. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles' songs, the Fab Four will make you think... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Holdings Bill to Be Presented to CabinetPretoria — The Regulation of Land Holdings Bill, which restricts foreign owners
Land Holdings Bill to Be Presented to Cabinet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 31 minutes ago
Pretoria — The Regulation of Land Holdings Bill, which restricts foreign ownership of land, will be presented to Cabinet for approval in the first semester of the year. This emerged during Thursday's State of the Nation Address (SONA), an annual... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What's Needed to Help Mining Minnows Get Off the Ground in MalawiMalawi has aspirations to increase mining contributions to GDP from 1% to 20% b
What's Needed to Help Mining Minnows Get Off the Ground in Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 32 minutes ago
Malawi has aspirations to increase mining contributions to GDP from 1% to 20% by 2020. But community-company relations in the mining sector are typical of those across the continent: not good. This, in turn, is not good for investment in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nearly 1,000 Hidden Galaxies Mapped Behind the Milky Way - and SA Helped Find ThemIn a project that has taken decades, an international team of scientists that i
Nearly 1,000 Hidden Galaxies Mapped Behind the Milky Way - and SA Helped Find Them
AllAfrica.com / Posted 32 minutes ago
In a project that has taken decades, an international team of scientists that includes an astronomy researcher from UCT and another from the South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) have made a groundbreaking discovery. Using radio waves... Read more
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Weekly Times
Turnbull set to reshuffle ministryBarnaby Joyce has not ruled out the Nationals taking back the trade portfolio i
Turnbull set to reshuffle ministry
Weekly Times / Posted 32 minutes ago
Barnaby Joyce has not ruled out the Nationals taking back the trade portfolio in a reshuffle. Malcolm Turnbull will seek to put the best retail politicians on his frontbench in the last major reshuffle before the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
The Fab Four To Perform The Beatles' Hits At The Ridgefield PlayhouseRIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- The hits of the Beatles will flow on Thursday, Feb. 18, at
The Fab Four To Perform The Beatles' Hits At The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 32 minutes ago
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- The hits of the Beatles will flow on Thursday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. when The Fab Four, a tribute band, does a Beatles déjà vu show. With uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of Beatles' songs, the Fab Four will make you think... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Team India look to level T20 seriesAgencies, Ranchi Team India skipper and local hero Mahendra Singh Dhoni would
Team India look to level T20 series
Central Chronicle / Posted 32 minutes ago
Agencies, Ranchi Team India skipper and local hero Mahendra Singh Dhoni would look to keep his unbeaten record at his home ground intact and aim to defeat Sri Lanka in the second T20 international to be played at the JSCA Satdium, here tomorrow.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Usman Khawaja looks at a sign in the crowd pointed towards him Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja (right) looks back to spectators holding a
Usman Khawaja looks at a sign in the crowd pointed towards him
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Australian cricketer Usman Khawaja (right) looks back to spectators holding a sign saying "Usman Pinch My Bum" on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Steve Smith drives in Wellington Australian captain Steve Smith looks on after playing a shot on day 1 of the
Steve Smith drives in Wellington
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Australian captain Steve Smith looks on after playing a shot on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. AAP: Dave Hunt... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hazlewood appeals for the wicket of Latham Josh Hazlewood of Australia reacts after dismissing Tom Latham of New Zealand
Hazlewood appeals for the wicket of Latham
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Josh Hazlewood of Australia reacts after dismissing Tom Latham of New Zealand on day one of the first Test at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on February 12, 2016. AAP Image: Dave Hunt... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia congratulates Nevill against New Zealand Peter Nevill of Australia is congratulated by his team after taking a catch t
Australia congratulates Nevill against New Zealand
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Peter Nevill of Australia is congratulated by his team after taking a catch to dismiss Kane Williamson of New Zealand during day one of the first Test at Basin Reserve on February 12, 2016 in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Warne axing was part of my job: WaughSteve Waugh defends Shane Warne axing on Australia's 1999 West Indies tour Ste
Warne axing was part of my job: Waugh
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Steve Waugh defends Shane Warne axing on Australia's 1999 West Indies tour Steve Waugh has opened up on the rift with Shane Warne, saying dropping his former team-mate from a Test match in 1999 was part of his job as Australia captain. Warne this... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Southee celebrates Warner dismissal New Zealand bowler Tim Southee (centre ) celebrates dismissing Australian bat
Southee celebrates Warner dismissal
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
New Zealand bowler Tim Southee (centre ) celebrates dismissing Australian batsman David Warner (left) for 5 runs on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Steve Smith and Brendon McCullum walk out in Wellington Brendon McCullum (R) of New Zealand and Steve Smith (L) of Australia walk out
Steve Smith and Brendon McCullum walk out in Wellington
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Brendon McCullum (R) of New Zealand and Steve Smith (L) of Australia walk out doe the coin toss during day one of the Test match between New Zealand and Australia at Basin Reserve on February... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New Zealand v Australia, first TestPhoto:Doug Bracewell of New Zealand reacts after bowling Adam Voges of Australi
New Zealand v Australia, first Test
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Photo:Doug Bracewell of New Zealand reacts after bowling Adam Voges of Australia off a no-ball during day one of the Test match between New Zealand and Australia at Basin Reserve in Wellington on February 12, 2016. (Getty Images: Ryan... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Steve Smith bats for Australia on day one of the first Test against New Zealand in Wellington Steve Smith of Australia bats during day one of the Test match between New Ze
Steve Smith bats for Australia on day one of the first Test against New Zealand in Wellington
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Steve Smith of Australia bats during day one of the Test match between New Zealand and Australia at Basin Reserve in Wellington on February 12,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Peter Siddle celebrates a wicket Australian bowler Peter Siddle reacts after dismissing New Zealand batsman Do
Peter Siddle celebrates a wicket
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Australian bowler Peter Siddle reacts after dismissing New Zealand batsman Doug Bracewell for 5 runs on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, Friday, Feb.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New Zealand's Doug Bracewell reacts after clean bowling Australia's Adam Voges off a no-ball in Wellington Doug Bracewell of New Zealand reacts after bowling Adam Voges of Australia of
New Zealand's Doug Bracewell reacts after clean bowling Australia's Adam Voges off a no-ball in Wellington
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Doug Bracewell of New Zealand reacts after bowling Adam Voges of Australia off a no-ball during day one of the Test match between New Zealand... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
McCullum heads back to the pavilion Brendon McCullum of New Zealand looks dejected after being dismissed by Josh
McCullum heads back to the pavilion
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Brendon McCullum of New Zealand looks dejected after being dismissed by Josh Hazlewood of Australia during day one of the first Test at Basin Reserve on February 12, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. Getty Images:... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Joe Burns trudges off after dismissal Australian batsman Joe Burns leaves the field after being bowled out by New Z
Joe Burns trudges off after dismissal
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Australian batsman Joe Burns leaves the field after being bowled out by New Zealand's Tim Southee for nought on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mark Craig plays a shot to fine leg New Zealand batsman Mark Craig plays a shot to the boundary for four runs on
Mark Craig plays a shot to fine leg
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
New Zealand batsman Mark Craig plays a shot to the boundary for four runs on day 1 of the first Test Match between Australia and New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. AAP Image:... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Pic of the Week galleriesABC Open From the city to the far reaches of the country, ABC Open's Pic of t
Pic of the Week galleries
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
ABC Open From the city to the far reaches of the country, ABC Open's Pic of the Week is all about telling the stories of real people from around Australia. Here are a selection of your photos.12 February 2016 This week's... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Malaysian national extradited to WA over 1996 sexual assaultMalaysian national extradited to WA, charged over 1996 Scarborough sexual assua
Malaysian national extradited to WA over 1996 sexual assault
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Malaysian national extradited to WA, charged over 1996 Scarborough sexual assualt A Malaysian national has been extradited from New South Wales to Western Australia to face charges relating to a sexual assault that happened 20 years ago. Acting on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hazlewood and Siddle hit the right spots to put Australia on topAustralia v New Zealand: Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle produce the goods to p
Hazlewood and Siddle hit the right spots to put Australia on top
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
Australia v New Zealand: Josh Hazlewood and Peter Siddle produce the goods to put tourists on top Photo: Siddle strikes ... Peter Siddle's nagging length and accuracy drew the best out of team-mate Josh Hazlewood as Australia's attack ripped through... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Alannah MacTiernan to quit federal politics at next election Photo: Federal Labor MP Alannah MacTiernan says she will not
Alannah MacTiernan to quit federal politics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 35 minutes ago
at next election Photo: Federal Labor MP Alannah MacTiernan says she will not recontest the seat of Perth in this year's federal election. (ABC News: Rebecca Trigger) The federal member for Perth, Alannah... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Second-innings wickets will be 'tougher to get' - HazlewoodNew Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 1st day February 12, 2016 For
Second-innings wickets will be 'tougher to get' - Hazlewood
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 36 minutes ago
New Zealand v Australia, 1st Test, Wellington, 1st day February 12, 2016 For the third straight Basin Reserve Test, Brendon McCullum lost the toss. For the third straight time New Zealand... Read more
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