Brisbane, Australia Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Brisbane, Australia. (Page 10)

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  1. DIARY - Top Economic Events to Oct 20Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Reuters

    ... - 1230 GMT. LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) holds Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting (to Oct. 9). BRISBANE, Australia - G20 Brisbane Summit. Speakers:- U.S. Department of the Treasury Deputy Assistant Secretary for International Monetary and ...

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  2. Taumalolo has weakened Kangaroos on alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Bullocking New Zealand forward Jason Taumalolo has been identified as the man to most likely test Australia's green forward pack at the Four Nations. Kangaroos coach Tim Sheens hailed the resurgent NRL form of Taumalolo for North Queensland this season, wondering what might have been if the 21-year-old had followed through with a reported pledge to play for Queensland and Australia two years ago.

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  3. Rush Hour: The stories you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | NEWS.com.au

    "PUT them through the shredder". A motorist says he is being "abused and run off the road" because drivers are confusing his numberplates for extremist group Islamic State.

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  4. Uniform must have respectRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Border Mail

    IN my wardrobe at home there is an Australian army uniform sporting two hard-earned stripes on the sleeves. On a shelf are my service medals and three different- coloured lanyards - one from each battalion of the Royal Australia Regiment with which I served.

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  5. Australian outlaw bikie gangs are expanding into south-east Asia,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Daily Mail

    'You'll never get your hands on my money': Final words of newlywed doctor who shot wife dead and then himself in bitter pre-nup dispute on their WEDDING DAY minutes after guests left 'I'm afraid of what will happen if he refuses treatment for pedophilia': Shock claims of 7th Heaven star Stephen Collins' 'sickened' wife about his 'secret life of child abuse' Dow Jones closes down more than 270 points after the IMF cuts its outlook for global growth for this year and 2015 Adrian Peterson's lawyer reveals he will plead NOT guilty to child abuse charges... as NFL star posts series of angry tweets It's a sex crime': Jennifer Lawrence speaks out for the first time about nude photo leak to Vanity Fair and calls for a change in law to punish culprits Armed police stand guard outside the home of the nurse who caught Ebola - and now the authorities plan to put down her DOG Mother of Ebola patient ... (more)

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  6. Secret life of killer husband: 'Chef' who murdered and dismembered...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Daily Mail

    Secret life of killer husband: 'Chef' who murdered and dismembered transgender wife was really a male prostitute who hid job from his family The man who is believed to have killed then dismembered his transgender wife in an horrific murder-suicide in a Brisbane apartment was secretly working as a male prostitute, it has emerged. Friends revealed the truth about Marcus Volke's double life and also savaged newspaper, The Courier Mail, for its 'disgusting' portrayal of victim Mayang Prasetyo.

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  7. Tourism Queensland Hopes an InstaMeet Can Make Northeast Australia ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Skift

    To maximize the return on InstaMeets, they need to be promoted heavily before-hand, hosted and managed strategically, and content gained, repurposed meaningfully. This past weekend Tourism Queensland organized an Instameet - where Instagram users are invited to share images from a specific destination on a specific day - on the same day of Instagram's 10th edition of its Worldwide InstaMeet.

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  8. Aussies roiled by wife-cooking chefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Bangkok Post

    ... Police help a commercial waste-disposal worker move a bin labeled 'toxic' out of an apartment block in Brisbane, Australia Oct 6. A man's body was found on a nearby street after female human remains were located inside a ground-floor apartment at ...

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  9. Australian newspaper's 'shemale' headline about murder victim provokes outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Independent

    Mayang Prasetyo, from Indonesia, was allegedly murdered and dismembered by her boyfriend Marcus Volke, who killed himself after reportedly being caught "cooking" her remains on Saturday. Its front page headline on Tuesday read "Monster Chef and the She-Male", featuring a picture of Ms Prasetyo, 27, in a bikini and an inside story was headlined "Ladyboy and the Butcher". 2 comments

  10. Banks Face 25% Loss-Absorbency Rule in Too-Big-to-Fail PlanRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Washington Post

    ... and central bankers from around the world, plans to present the draft rules to a G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, next month. The plans, which will be published for comment and completed next year, are part of a package of measures designed to ...

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  11. Four Queensland timber company employees have been fined and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | ABC News

    The reputation of Australia's $2 billion timber export industry is in question after four Queensland workers were fined and sentenced to jail for illegally exporting timber. Yesterday, three directors and an employee of a wholesale timber and flooring company in Brisbane pleaded guilty to falsifying Commonwealth documents to send timber to a number of countries between 2006 and 2009.

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  12. Cowboys sign HannantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Townsville Bulletin

    THE Cowboys have added Brisbane Broncos prop Ben Hannant to the North Queensland squad for next year as a replacement for English Super League-bound Ashton Sims. The Cowboys announced the 29-year-old Queensland and Australian forward had agreed to a one-year deal at the club this afternoon, where he will challenge for a place with Test props Matt Scott and James Tamou.

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  13. Chef murdered dancer girlfriend, chopped up her body and boiled parts on stove before killing himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Daily Record

    ... on cruise ships, had only recently moved into an upmarket complex in a wealthy riverside suburb of Brisbane, Australia. "It was as if somebody had put out dog food or red meat and left it out for a few days. "You feel sick that the poor girl sat ...

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  14. Rabbitoh Ben Te'o eyed up by English rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Stuff.co.nz

    NEW DIRECTION: Ben Te'o clutches the NRL premiership trophy after South Sydney's historic victory on Sunday night. The versatile Rabbitoh is moving to rugby and could turn out for England if the code switch is successful.

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  15. Several big names missing from Kiwis squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Stuff.co.nz

    NEW KIWI: Cowboys second rower Jason Taumalolo is one of four uncapped players named in the NZ squad for the upcoming Four Nations. The importance of international rugby league to NRL stars has again been questioned with two of New Zealand Rugby League's biggest names left out of the Kiwis squad for the Four Nations tournament, announced in Wellington today, with their club citing burnout.

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  16. Queensland Australian of the Year finalists announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | ABC News

    Andy Gourley is not a household name, but he is about to be mentioned among the likes of Terri Irwin, Adam Scott and Jonathan Thurston. Pastor Gourley, from Citipointe Church Brisbane, has today been announced as a finalist in the 2015 Queensland Australian of the Year awards in the category of Local Hero.

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  17. Australian Islamist radicals' path to jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Daily Star

    Forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad remove the flag of al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front, which they said was left behind by rebel fighters, in Zor al-Mahruqa village, after the forces said they had regained control of the area and its surrounding hills, in the Hama countryside October 6, 2014. REUTERS/George Ourfalian SYDNEY: The children of refugees who fled Lebanon's Civil War for peaceful Australia in the 1970s form a majority of Australian militants fighting in the Middle East, according to about a dozen counterterrorism officials, security experts and Muslim community members.

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  18. GIANT study reveals giant number of genes linked to heightRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Tune Pers, PhD, Boston Children's Hospital/Broad Institute; Jian Yang, PhD, University of Queensland (Brisbane, Australia) and Stefan Gustafsson, PhD, Uppsala University (Uppsala, Sweden). The study's numerous funding sources included the March of ...

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  19. Abbott bounces back in pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | NEWS.com.au

    THE Abbott Government has backed down from a controversial plan to force jobseekers to apply for 40 positions a month after an angry backlash. A TRANS woman brutally killed and cooked by her chef husband in Brisbane was a "high-class shemale" sex worker who used her profits to support her family in Indonesia.

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  20. Internet Causes Information Overload for New MumsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | PressReleasePoint

    The enormous amount of information related to baby sleep that can be found on the internet and in books, magazines and newspaper articles are causing confusion for parents due to sheer information overload. Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, September 30, 2014 - - Baby and toddler sleep expert and Director at Dream Babies Consulting Susan Connolly reflected on one of many emails she has received from a client and stated that despite not knowing the mother personally her story bought her to tears.

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