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Revelations about Qld MP's past prompt privacy questions

ELIZABETH JACKSON: In Queensland, revelations about an MP's criminal history by a political rival have prompted questions about just how forthcoming politicians should be about their pasts.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Would you pay a random person to taxi you around?

On Tuesday night a woman who usually delivers fast food to Sydney homes drove me from the Opera House to my apartment in Surry Hills for a measly $7.10.

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Related Topix: Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel, Australia, Oceania, World News, us Travel,

USA Today

Who wore it best - Mindy or Kate?

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Entertainment

Emirates News Agency

Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development concludes interfaith discussions

WAM ABU DHABI, 22nd April 2014 -- The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development last night concluded its workshop on Interfaith Dialogue , held in preparation for the G-20 summit to be convened in Brisbane, Australia in November.

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NEWS.com.au

Boy from Oz is big ... in Korea

HE IS the Aussie superstar with fame, a gruelling schedule and adoring fans. But Jason Jang lacks one thing - the rock star pay packet.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Australia, World News, Oceania

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Laughing Squid

World's Longest Continuously Running Experiment Finally Captures Pitch Drop on Camera

The University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia finally caught a pitch drop from the world's longest continuously running experiment on camera.

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ChannelOne

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Kate Middleton checks out an Australian fighter jet in a blue poppy spring dress

Kate Middleton has added some glamor to the lives of servicemen in Australia by appearing in the cockpit of a Royal Air Force jet fighter in an attractive blue poppy spring dress.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Australia, World News, Home Gardening, Home

Canberra Times

Test legends come out in support of under-pressure Slater

It is a sure sign of how much pressure Billy Slater is under to retain his No.1 Australian jersey for the May 3 Test against New Zealand when former Kangaroos captain Darren Lockyer and Queensland coach Mal Meninga feel the need to publicly defend his form.

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Scotsman.com

Why did Robyn Davidson cross the Outback on foot?

The cover of the May 1978 issue of the National Geographic is a portrait of a young woman in profile, her head close to that of a camel, one hand grasping a feed bucket, the other holding on to the chinstrap of the animal's harness.

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Related Topix: Tradewest, National Geographic, Video Games, The National, Entertainment, Television, Australia, Oceania, World News,

Switched

Alleged Dognapping Caught On Video

Police in Vancouver, B.C., are investigating an alleged dognapping after a woman was filmed running out of a tattoo parlor with an employee's French bulldog.

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Related Topix: Canada, Instagram, iPad App, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Australia,

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Blooming Beautiful: Duchess Of Cambridge Wears Designer Spring-Like Dress

The British royal looked ravishing in this blue and white short sleeved L.K.Bennett dress as she arrived at RAAF Amberley as part of their New Zealand and Australian tour today.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Daily Star

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Kate got into the cockpit of the F/A-18F Super Hornet wearing a tight- fitting L.K.Bennett dress and 4in heels at RAAF Amberley in Brisbane, Australia.

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NEWS.com.au

Revealed: Next threat to cost of living

POLICE in north Queensland investigating two suspicious deaths after a woman was stabbed and the body of another found in separate incidents.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Oceania

Daily Mail

Kate wears same outfit as Mindy Kaling as the comedienne reveals 'I ...

'She's dead. I have the last laugh': Man who didn't want his girlfriend to leave him and go to college strangled her before callously texting her parents and sister to tell them he had killed her Couple who married 70 years ago and stayed so in love they held hands every day at breakfast die 15 hours apart Wu-Tang-affiliated rapper was 'high on ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Mindy Project, Entertainment, Television, Mindy Kaling, Australia, World News,

Sydney Morning Herald

Gallipoli: Mystery man died in first charge on beach at Anzac Cove

Carnage: An Australian soldier lies wounded as his comrades search for the dead and injured on the day of the Gallipoli landing.

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NEWS.com.au

Royals unwind at Waratahs match

DESIGNERS fight to clothe her but experts fear the Duchess has begun to dress like Queen Elizabeth.

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Washington Times

Mariners beat Adelaide 1-0 in elimination final

Nigerian-born forward Bernie Ibini's 67th-minute goal gave Central Coast Mariners a 1-0 win Saturday over Adelaide United and a place in the A-League semifinals.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Cashing in on Catherine's dresses

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, may be worth $2 billion to the UK fashion retail industry according to consumer analysts Mintel, but the "Replikate" phenomenon is lining the pockets of many enterprising eBay users around the world.

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NEWS.com.au

Kate dazzles in poppy frock as royals touch down

A QUEENSLAND police officer has been seriously injured after being struck by a motorbike, before the rider allegedly fled the scene.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Prince William, Oceania, US Military, US Air Force

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