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News.com.au
ABC apologises for rape mixThe immigration department says allegations about the rape of a five-year-old b
ABC apologises for rape mix
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
The immigration department says allegations about the rape of a five-year-old boy on Nauru are inaccurate. Several Let Them Stay rallies were held in response to a number of children who are to be sent from Australia back to Nauru and Manus Island /... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ACB Engages Community in Curbing Corruption At ImmigrationMangochi — In a bid to stamp out corruption at the Immigration Department which
ACB Engages Community in Curbing Corruption At Immigration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Mangochi — In a bid to stamp out corruption at the Immigration Department which is often exacerbated by middlemen in the processing of Malawian passports, the Anti - Corruption Bureau (ACB) has embarked on a countrywide public awareness campaign on... Read more
13h
AllAfrica.com
Electronic Gates for BordersGovernment has identified three potential contractors to set up electronic gate
Electronic Gates for Borders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Government has identified three potential contractors to set up electronic gates at border posts and ports of entry to enable the Ministry of Home Affairs to monitor the movement of the people electronically as well as curb corruption and smuggling... Read more
13h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ABC acknowledges error in reporting of Nauru child sexual assault story, paediatrician says she provided correct information Photo: Department of Imm
ABC acknowledges error in reporting of Nauru child sexual assault story
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 hours ago
, paediatrician says she provided correct information Photo: Department of Immigration and Border Protection secretary Michael Pezzullo said media reports on the issue had been... Read more
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News.com.au
ABC apologises for rape allegation ‘errors’The ABC has apologised for an incorrect story about the alleged rape of a child
ABC apologises for rape allegation ‘errors’
News.com.au / Posted 13 hours ago
The ABC has apologised for an incorrect story about the alleged rape of a child on Nauru. THE doctor quoted in an incorrect ABC report about a five-year-old boy being raped in the Nauru detention centre says she provided accurate information and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Ellie’s message to PM: ‘Let the little poppets stay’Four-year-old girl was keen to speak up about her feelings on asylum seekers at
Ellie’s message to PM: ‘Let the little poppets stay’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 hours ago
Four-year-old girl was keen to speak up about her feelings on asylum seekers at North Wollongong Beach. Let them stay: Four-year-old Ellie Yang shares her message with protesters at North Wollongong beach on Monday evening. Picture: Kate... Read more
14h
The Courier Mail
ABC apologises for rape story ‘errors’The ABC has apologised for an incorrect story about the alleged rape of a child
ABC apologises for rape story ‘errors’
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
The ABC has apologised for an incorrect story about the alleged rape of a child on Nauru. THE doctor quoted in an incorrect ABC report about a five-year-old boy being raped in the Nauru detention centre says she provided accurate information and... Read more
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14h
Business Spectator
ABC admits error on 5-year-old rape claimThe ABC has apologised for incorrectly reporting that a five-year-old boy had b
ABC admits error on 5-year-old rape claim
Business Spectator / Posted 14 hours ago
The ABC has apologised for incorrectly reporting that a five-year-old boy had been allegedly raped while on Nauru. Immigration department secretary Michael Pezzullo debunked the claim during a Senate estimates hearing on Monday attacking media... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ABC admits error on 5-old rape claimABC News apologises for incorrectly reporting a 5-year-old boy had been alleged
ABC admits error on 5-old rape claim
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
ABC News apologises for incorrectly reporting a 5-year-old boy had been allegedly raped while on Nauru. The ABC has apologised for incorrectly reporting that a five-year-old boy had been allegedly raped while on Nauru. Immigration department... Read more
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14h
The Courier
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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The Courier
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" in a story that claimed a five-year-old who was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" in a story that claimed a five-year-old who was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Northern Daily Leader
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
The Young Witness
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
The Young Witness / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Western Advocate
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Western Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Kiama Independent
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Manning River Times
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Manning River Times / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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The North West Star
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-year-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
The North West Star / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Daily Liberal
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
The Border Mail
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
The Border Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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15h
Illawarra Mercury
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on NauruABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was
ABC apologises for 'error' over five-old asylum seeker rape claims on Nauru
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 hours ago
ABC has admitted to an "error" ina story that claimed a five-year-old that was raped at Nauru was slated to return to the island and face his attacker, after immigration officials on Monday labelled the report a "figment". The ABC has admitted to an... Read more
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16h
The Malaysian Insider
Cambodia arrests man wanted for Bangkok Spaniard killing Published: 8 February 2016 1:34 PM The prime suspect in the grisly murder an
Cambodia arrests man wanted for Bangkok Spaniard killing
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 16 hours ago
Published: 8 February 2016 1:34 PM The prime suspect in the grisly murder and dismemberment of a Spanish national in Bangkok has been arrested in Cambodia, police said today. Multiple body... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodian police confirm arrest of wanted SpaniardRelated Stories PHNOM PENH - The prime suspect in the grisly murder and dismem
Cambodian police confirm arrest of wanted Spaniard
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 hours ago
Related Stories PHNOM PENH - The prime suspect in the grisly murder and dismemberment of a Spanish national in Bangkok has been arrested in Cambodia, police said Monday. Cambodian police say they have arrested the prime suspect in the grisly murder... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust stocks close flatLocal market defies weak leads with gains in materials stocks offsetting dips i
Aust stocks close flat
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Local market defies weak leads with gains in materials stocks offsetting dips in the financial sector. The Australian sharemarket has closed flat — defying negative leads from Wall Street — with bargain buying in resource-related stocks offsetting... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust stocks close flatThe Australian sharemarket has closed flat — defying negative leads from Wall S
Aust stocks close flat
Business Spectator / Posted 17 hours ago
The Australian sharemarket has closed flat — defying negative leads from Wall Street — with bargain buying in resource-related stocks offsetting slight declines in other sectors. At the 4.15pm (AEDT) official market close, the benchmark S&P/ASX200... Read more
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Crikey
Offshore processing has come off the rails –This morning’s appearance at Senate estimates by the Immigration Department, le
Offshore processing has come off the rails –
Crikey / Posted 18 hours ago
This morning’s appearance at Senate estimates by the Immigration Department, led by its aggressive secretary Mike Pezzullo, yet again illustrates how profoundly broken Australia’s policy of offshore detention really is. In a bizarre performance,... Read more
18h
Northern Daily Leader
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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The Young Witness
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
The Young Witness / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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Western Advocate
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Western Advocate / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Kiama Independent / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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Manning River Times
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Manning River Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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The North West Star
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
The North West Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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18h
Toowoomba Chronicle
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Daily Liberal / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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The Border Mail
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
The Border Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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Queensland Times
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
Queensland Times / Posted 18 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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The Courier
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers awaiting return to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
The Courier / Posted 18 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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News Mail
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
News Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
Daily Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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The Young Witness
Asylum seekers to be returned to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnessesSome of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering
Asylum seekers to be returned to Nauru suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses
The Young Witness / Posted 19 hours ago
Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are suffering from cancer and terminal illnesses, and the first returns could potentially be made "within days". Some of the 267 asylum seekers waiting to be flown back to Nauru are... Read more
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19h
Northern Star
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
Northern Star / Posted 19 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on NauruTHE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-yea
Immigration department denies 5yo boy raped on Nauru
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 hours ago
THE country's highest immigration official has contested allegations a five-year-old was raped on Nauru and lashed out at media reporting on the issue. The ABC last week reported the boy was facing the prospect of being returned to the offshore... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust stocks lower at noonLocal sharemarket remains in red as big banks, energy stocks weigh after US dat
Aust stocks lower at noon
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
Local sharemarket remains in red as big banks, energy stocks weigh after US data, oil price falls. The Australian sharemarket has pared losses — again staring down the 4900-point mark — but remained in the red at noon as banks and energy stocks... Read more
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Business Spectator
Aust stocks lower at noonThe Australian sharemarket has pared losses — again staring down the 4900-point
Aust stocks lower at noon
Business Spectator / Posted 20 hours ago
The Australian sharemarket has pared losses — again staring down the 4900-point mark — but remained in the red at noon as banks and energy stocks weighed following declines in the oil price and a worse-than-expected jobs number in the US on... Read more
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Adelaide Now
26 Syrian resettled under intakeOnly 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees.
26 Syrian resettled under intake
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
Only 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees. The immigration department is unsure how long it will take to manage a special humanitarian intake of 12,000 refugees from Syria. So... Read more
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Weekly Times
26 Syrian resettled under intakeOnly 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees.
26 Syrian resettled under intake
Weekly Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Only 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees. The immigration department is unsure how long it will take to manage a special humanitarian intake of 12,000 refugees from Syria. So... Read more
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Herald Sun
26 Syrian resettled under intakeOnly 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees.
26 Syrian resettled under intake
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
Only 26 Syrians have been resettled under a special intake of 12,000 refugees. The immigration department is unsure how long it will take to manage a special humanitarian intake of 12,000 refugees from Syria. So... Read more
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