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Aust cities more affordable for expats

SYDNEY, Melbourne and Perth have experienced dramatic falls in the cost of living for foreigners moving to Australia for work during the past year, the Mercer 2014 cost of living survey found.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania

Wed Jul 09, 2014

ABC News

Warm Perth sendoff for Japan PM

CHRIS UHLMANN: The Japanese prime minister leaves for Papua New Guinea this morning after spending two days in Australia's political and mining capitals.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Papua New Guinea, Oceania

Grub Street

Smorg Jr. Debuts This Weekend With Fried Hamburgers and Indian-Mexican Tacos

Brooklyn Flea co-founder Eric Demby says that the company's long-awaited beer hall spinoff Berg'n Beer Hall will open within the next month, and in the meantime, this weekend marks the arrival of Smorg Jr., a nine-stall miniature food-vendor market within the Park Slope Flea .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Hamburger, Australia, World News,

The Dirt

Blue Urbanism: A Mutually Sustainable Relationship between Cities and Oceans

Timothy Beatley , professor of sustainable communities at the University of Virginia, has done it again.


Related Topix: University of Virginia, Australia, World News, New Zealand

Indian Television

Revelation Perth International Film Festival to screen 116 films

NEW DELHI: The annual Revelation Perth International Film Festival opened with the breathtaking sci-fi film Under The Skin featuring Scarlett Johansson.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Pop/Rock, The Sonic Youth, Aaron Pedersen

First Lady's wild meet and greet

WHILE her husband spent the day meeting miners in the Pilbara, Japan's First Lady came face-to-face with our wildlife.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania


Stunning, all-black Dreamliner delivered

The debut aircraft was painted in a special edition livery, featuring the New Zealand fern on the back end of the fuselage.


Related Topix: New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787, Australia, World News, Boeing 777, Everett, WA

Tue Jul 08, 2014

ABC News

Fruit growers await Senate findings on fenthion restrictions

Parts of the horticulture industry are anxiously awaiting the outcome of a Senate Inquiry into restrictions on the use of the organophosphorus insecticide, fenthion.


Related Topix: Australia, World News,


Trans-Tasman orchestras' simultaneous Anzac premieres

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra and New Zealand Symphony Orchestra join forces to commemorate the centenary of the Gallipoli landings with simultaneous concerts featuring two world premieres by Australian and New Zealand composers.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Australia, Oceania, World News, Classical, New Zealand,


Neighborhoods with Healthy Food Options Less Likely to Have Overweight Kids

* The risk of overweight or obesity decreased by an additional 19 percent for each additional healthy food outlet.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Australia, World News, Life, Food, Fast Food, Nutrition

Get Reading

Can you help solve tale of soldier's mysterious 'sisters'?

Dr Diane Quayle wants to know if anyone has memories of two women she thinks are the sisters of her grandfather John Harbour, who is thought to have lived in Wokingham One of two women, thought to be sisters, that Dr Diane Quayle of Perth, Australia, is hoping to find information on Relatives of a soldier who may have lived in Wokingham in the ... (more)


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Mon Jul 07, 2014


Despite illness, Lorde perseveres through Australian concert

The 17-year-old "Royals" singer fell ill during a concert this past weekend in Perth, Australia, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.


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


Efficacy and Safety of Rivaroxaban Compared With Warfarin Among...

Efficacy and Safety of Rivaroxaban Compared With Warfarin Among Elderly Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in the Rivaroxaban Once Daily, Oral, Direct Factor Xa Inhibition Compared With Vitamin K Antagonism for Prevention of Stroke and Embolism Trial in Atrial Fibrillation From Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY ; ... (more)


Related Topix: Rocket, Alternative, Mount Sinai, NY, Medicine, Pharmacology, Australia, World News, Duke University

Pistorius lawyers say Australian TV video obtained illegally

Copyright i 1 2 2014 Bloomberg L.P. Bloomberg licenses the Beacon Journal Publishing Co, Inc. to recirculate and re-publish Bloomberg Business News stories as part of our production and publication.


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Halifax Courier

96-year-old Elsie emigrated to Australia

A 96-year-old woman, born and bred Calderdale, has emigrated to Australia to spend the rest of her days to be with loved ones.


Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Australia,

Sheffield Telegraph

Tour de France: Fans jet in to Sheffield from around the globe

Some spectators made the short journey from Halfway, while others jetted in from around the globe to catch a glimpse of the action.


Related Topix: South Yorkshire County, England, Derbyshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Australia,

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Uni fee hikes shatter job dreams

UPDATE: TWO boys, aged just 13 and 16, have faced court over a string of violent robberies in Perth's south-east yesterday.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania, Education Etc.


Taylor Swift Shares 'Family Portrait' With Lena Dunham, Emma Stone, Other Famous Ladies

This May 20, 2012 file photo shows singer Taylor Swift at the 2012 Billboard Awards at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Country, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Australia, World News, Los Angeles, CA, us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel

Nerve News

Lorde sick on first night of tour

Singer Lorde got sick during her first rescheduled concert in Perth, Australia. The concert happened July 5. She soon resumed her show after taking five minutes rest backstage.


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

Sat Jul 05, 2014


Photographs unite countries

Reginald Holland and Kathleen Malta with a WWI photograph of their father James Holland.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,