Brisbane, Australia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Bikers challenge VLAD lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | NEWS.com.au

    JOY Jeffes is not your traditional grandmother. The 91-year-old doesn't spend her time knitting and baking - she'd rather jump out of a plane over Perth.

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  2. Kurtley Beale of the Waratahs offloads to Tatafu Polota-NauRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | ABC News

    Kurtley Beale of the New South Wales Waratahs offloads to Tatafu Polota-Nau during the round 4 Super Rugby match against the Queensland Reds at Lang Park on March 7, 2015 in Brisbane, Australia.

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  3. Stephen Larkham backs ARU policy to test Super Rugby coaches for illicit drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Age

    "We've had a number of discussions with the players and there's been a real crackdown on the back of what's happened in other codes": Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham. The ARU has ramped up the fight against drugs, extending its illicit drug testing protocol to Super Rugby coaches to crackdown on players and high-performance staff to protect the sport's integrity.

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  4. Indonesia executions show hurdles of death penalty diplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Erie Times News

    In this Nov. 15, 2014, file photo, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, left, shakes hands with Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia. Australia's fight to save Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from imminent execution, and Indonesia's fight to preserve the sanctity of its own legal system, has devolved into a diplomatic battle rife with accusations of hypocrisy, power plays and moral superiority.

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  5. Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham reveals Super Rugby coaches tested for illicit drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Age

    "We've had a number of discussions with the players and there's been a real crackdown on the back of what's happened in other codes": Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham. The ARU has ramped up the fight against drugs, extending its illicit drug testing protocol to Super Rugby coaches to crackdown on players and high-performance staff to protect the sport's integrity.

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  6. Queensland declares behind in chase for win against WARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | ABC News

    Western Australia will take a 291-run lead into the final day of its Sheffield Shield clash against Queensland at Allan Border Field in Brisbane. The Warriors were 6 for 153 at the conclusion of day three after Queensland boldly declared at 7 for 279, 138 runs behind Western Australia's first innings total of 7 for 417.

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  7. Bali Nine drug smuggler speaks out in support of condemned AustraliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | Daily Mail

    Glimmer of hope for Bali Nine death row smugglers after Indonesian court agrees to hear their appeal, sparing them from the firing squad for at least a WEEK The legal appeal for condemned Bali Nine pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will be heard in a Jakarta court on Thursday. It comes after Friday's news that Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran's executions have been indefinitely delayed due to ongoing legal proceedings.

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  8. Thousands of unionists rally against governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Green Left Weekly

    Thousands of people rallied around the country on March 4 to protest against the federal government's anti-worker laws. Organised by the Australian Council of Trade Unions, the rallies protested against a range of government policies including cuts to wages and conditions, the deregulation of university fees, cuts to the ABC, and slashing unemployment benefits.

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  9. Data#3 Limited (DTL) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | PR-inside.com

    The company provides information and communication technology and business technology services. It offers services such as consulting, software licensing, asset management, business consumer productivity, security, hardware lifecycle management, mobility, people solutions, selective sourcing, maintenance, service, data centre infrastructure, systems management, network integration and collaboration.

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  10. Liberia Gets $36.5 Million From IMFa s New Trust for Disaster RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | International Monetary Fund

    ... to the Ebola-hit countries were outlined by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde in November 2014 in Brisbane, Australia to heads of state of the G-20 group of advanced and emerging economies. This is the first time that the IMF has provided ...

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  11. Hull's Michaels facing arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ananova

    An Australian police arrest warrant has been issued for Hull's new signing Steve Michaels as the cocaine scandal that has engulfed NRL club Gold Coast Titans spreads to Super League. The 28-year-old former Brisbane Broncos centre, who made his Super League debut against Warrington a fortnight ago, is the latest player to be implicated in an investigation by the Queensland Crime and Corruption Commission into drugs trafficking.

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  12. Australian soldier Ashley Johnston's final moments in battle with ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Revealed: The final moments of former Australian soldier who died as a mercenary in battle with ISIS... after he 'sacrificed himself' to free Kurdish fighters that had become circled by the terror group The final moments of Queensland mercenary Ashley Johnston have emerged, before he was killed this week while fighting ISIS in northern Iraq. A fellow fighter detailed the last time she spoke to the 28-year-old along with photos of him on The Lions Of Rojava' Facebook page on Friday.

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  13. Riverboat passangers get a taste of Baton Rouge, and there are more comingRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Advocate

    ... of a cab driving them an hour to an excursion," she said. Passengers Chris and David Molineux, of Brisbane, Australia, said they planned on spending "a couple of hundred bucks" during their stop in Baton Rouge. Clay Otto and Judy Quehl, both of ...

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  14. $1m lawsuit over taxi rank assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    THE Liberal Party Cabinet is not ready to ask Tony Abbott to resign but that may have more to do with timing than renewed confidence in the Prime Minister. THIS is why it's so hard to get a straight answer about Indonesia's plans for the Bali Nine duo, as their chaotic system puts them through absolute hell.

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  15. Australia's polarizing, gaffe-prone and unpredictable prime minister faces government revoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Australians are quick to criticize their polarizing, gaffe-prone and unpredictable prime minister, Tony Abbott. But his critics within the conservative government have largely held their tongues in the interests of presenting a united administration - until now.

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  16. Dame Quentin Bryce takes up journalism in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Age

    Today, Harper's Bazaar has brought the two together for a tte--tte conducted by the former Governor General and allowed PS to eavesdrop. Zampatti, the original independent woman, has been the doyenne of the Australian fashion industry for 50 years and to mark her anniversary she has been photographed looking like a regal Debbie Harry for the upcoming April edition which will hit stands on March 9. Styled by Romance Was Born designers, Luke Sales and Anna Plunkett, the photographs of Zampatti will also be showcased in the windows of David Jones' Elizabeth Street.

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  17. The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Presents Cabaret Songs with Susan Lorette Dunn, 3/21Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Saturday, March 21, Music Director LARRY RACHLEFF and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcome mezzo-soprano SUSAN LORETTE DUNN back to The VETS for a performance of Kurt Weill's Cabaret Songs . The concert program also features Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances and Dvo?k's Carnival Overture .

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  18. Festival chief: Our arts venues are crumbling and decrepitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    PRIVATE health insurance premiums are set for a huge increase after the government approved a rise more than three times the inflation rate. SHE IS just 19 years old, but this Australian teenager has just become an instant millionaire - so who is Olivia Mead? ISLAMIC State has celebrated the Sydney siege and terror attacks in other Western countries in the latest issue of its propaganda magazine Dabiq .

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  19. Program sending lesser known businesses to world stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A new alliance is trying to turn successful businesses you've never heard of into billion-dollar multinationals you'll probably still never hear of. It's focused on helping later stage Australian start-ups export their business to the world but its not looking for the next Uber, Snapchat or Instagram.

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  20. Former Gold Coast Titans Ashley Harrison, Steve Michaels charged with supplying a dangerous drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Queensland's Crime and Corruption Commission says no further arrests of footballers are on the radar after former Titans Ash Harrison and Steve Michaels were the latest to be caught up in the cocaine crisis. Harrison, 33, was issued a Notice to Appear on Friday night and has been charged with two counts of supplying a dangerous drug.

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