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ALMOST 50 per cent of white Australians believe Aboriginal people are given unfair advantages by the government, a new study shows.
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Timberwolf the koala was lucky to be alive Monday after surviving a terrifying 88-kilometre ride down a busy Australian freeway clinging to the bottom of a car.
Terrifying moment SWAT team stormed a plane after passenger told stewardess 'I want to blow up Canada' and U.S. fighter jets escorted jet back to Toronto An 18-year-old Gold Coast girl has won her bid to have a $680,000-a-year drug subsidised so that she can receive ongoing medical treatments to keep her alive.
Journalist Peter Greste's brother Mike Greste said a Cairo legal firm had been appointed and was in the process of lodging the Al-Jazeera-funded appeal.
THE equivalent of eight jumbo jets a day landed or left Brisbane Airport empty in the past year because of a massive oversupply of seats in the market.
He believes such incidents could be the ramifications of a new environmental rule which forced engine manufacturers to reduce emissions... "Because of the change, there is an enormous amount of pressure put on diesel", Mr West told The Queensland Times.
Johnson: "There are so many plant-based alternatives coming out, perhaps it's time for a 'non-dairy dairy' section in the refrigerated case."
An Australian business has expressed the outrage of many by suspending lamb sales to Russia over the MH17 plane disaster.
Poor Tasmania. It is the island that floats just off the bottom of mainland Australia, and no one can seem to remember it is there.
Evidence is mounting that Russian-backed insurgents in eastern Ukraine were responsible for the shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines plane, with the loss of 298 lives.
The Senate Environment and Communications References Committee public hearing into the adequacy of the Federal and Queensland Governments' efforts to stop the rapid decline of the Reef moves to Townsville after hearings in Brisbane and Mackay.
MELBOURNE man Robert Edward Cerantonio who is suspect of using the internet to urge people to join jihad in Iraq and Syria is on his way back to Australia.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 08:40 am
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