8 hrs ago
Malaysian National News Agency
Malaysian Couple Joins The Billionaires Club In Australia
A Malaysian couple has almost doubled their wealth in one year to become billionaires in the process.
12 hrs ago
Youngest Lib MP supports gay marriage
"I support the right of same-sex couples to have their loving and committed relationships recognised in state-sanctioned marriage," said Mr Roy, who at 23 is the youngest MP in Federal Parliament.
Thu May 23, 2013
Friends hold vigil for loving person
MURDERED: Joan Canino Ryther, the Logan woman's body was found just 100m from McDonald's, where she was due to start work at 9pm on Tuesday night.
Anorexia research breaking ground
The Queensland Institute of Medical Research will head the Australian data collection team for the Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative , recruiting 8000 women from Australia, the US, Sweden and Denmark for the landmark study.
Australia coal firms dig in for years of mine closures, job cuts
Australian coal miners are steeling themselves for years of production cuts, job reductions and asset sales as swelling shipments from international rivals lower hopes of a recovery in prices for coal.
Schools at peak capacity
A "SUPER-SIZE" catchment combining Brisbane State High School and Coorparoo Secondary College has almost 9000 children, making future amalgamation unsustainable, the State Opposition says.
Aussie cattle station fails to sell, a second time
The group, Australia's largest beef cattle producer, and one of its biggest landowners, said that it was continuing to attempt to sell its Brighton Downs Station, after the 1.0m-acre cattle operation was passed at auction, at a price of Aus$10.25m. The no-sale represented AACo's second failed attempt to dispose of the property, which was initially ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Woman says league star bashed her
An Australian woman has accused Auckland-born NRL star Ben Te'o of punching her in the face at the home of a former teammate.
Claims Govt fears liquor-industry backlash
DAVID MARK: A failed $10 million program to reduce alcohol-fuelled violence in Queensland has prompted renewed calls for more effective action.
The Hard Drive revs up in Queensland
Finally you can shoot true digital cinema with a camera that won't blow the budget.
Digby Ioane may miss Australia's first Test against the Lions after undergoing surgery
Wallabies winger Digby Ioane is in doubt for the start of the British and Irish Lions Test series after undergoing a knee operation this morning.
Tue May 21, 2013
Rudd challenges Abbott to conscience vote
Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has challenged Opposition Leader Tony Abbott to allow MPs a conscience vote on same-sex marriage.
Mon May 20, 2013
Fast food to remain tax free: Plibersek
FAST food will not attract a "fat tax" and the government will instead rely on education in Australia's battle against obesity.
Global pipeline for April.
Hotel construction report summarizing the pipeline for Asia Pacific, USA, Sth America and more regions around the world.
Sun May 19, 2013
Northern Territory News
Study to set scene for fat tax bunfight
Despite criticism that increasing junk food prices will hit the poor, the Government's preventative health agency - ANPHA - is funding the most comprehensive study ever into the potential tax change - to the tune of $463,000. The public is being asked to give feedback on paying more for hamburgers and other fatty foods with a "citizens' jury" to ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Northern Daily Leader
Daft Punk electrifies Wee Waa
Daft Punk performs on stage at the City Botanic Gardens on December 20, 2007 in Brisbane, Australia.
Aussies 'being exploited at bowser'
University of New England professor Abbas Valadkhani says his research ould help the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission prove we are being exploited at the bowser.
Fri May 17, 2013
Lack of first-time buyers stalls market
THERE was little growth in Queensland's property values during the first quarter of the year with prices and transaction levels stagnating.
Thu May 16, 2013
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