Brisbane, Australia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Asylum baby denied Australia visaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BBC News

    Australia's federal court has ruled that a baby born in Australia to an asylum seeker is not entitled to a refugee visa. Ferouz Myuddin, who is 11 months old, was born in Brisbane when his mother was transferred to hospital from a detention centre in Nauru.

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  2. These Are Some of the Most Australian Political Sound Bites EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Time

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks to the media at Sydney Commonwealth Parliamentary Offices on September 19, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. Prime Minister Tony Abbott has threatened to knock Vladimir Putin to the ground.

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  3. Wednesday Forum: October 15, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Catallaxy

    "He's going against the greatest athletes in the world now. He's going to have to become faster, stronger, leaner, he's going to have to lift his whole athletic ability by 30 per cent.

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  4. Baby Ferouz not entitled to protection visaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | ABC News

    A baby born to an asylum seeker in Brisbane is not entitled to apply for a protection visa, a Federal Court judge has ruled. Ferouz Myuddin, now 11 months old, was born prematurely in Brisbane's Mater Hospital at South Brisbane in November 2013 after his mother was transferred from the detention centre on Nauru due to concerns about her pregnancy.

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  5. Court rules on baby's refugee statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NEWS.com.au

    A JUDGE has ruled on whether a baby boy born in Brisbane to asylum seeker parents is eligible for refugee status. THIS man calmly walked into a Brisbane hotel foyer and stole money from a charity tin.

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  6. the bonkers piss and wind diplomat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Your Democracy

    So, Australian Prime Minister wants to shirt-front Russia's President Vladimir Putin, does he? It is difficult to find a more blatant example of childishness, incompetence for the position, criminal intent, downright nastiness and an indication of a disturbed mind crying out for therapy. Don't the Australian people deserve better? After your reckless remarks and unfounded, slanderous insinuations about Russia shooting down a civilian aircraft and murdering Australian civilians we now have apparently a statement attributed to you by the media of your country about intending to "shirt-front" President Putin on his visit to Brisbane in November for the G-20 Summit.

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  7. NWSL represents in the Westfield W-LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Examiner.com

    ... between the Brisbane Roar and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Suncorp Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia. Seattle Reign FC defender Kendall Fletcher touched down in Australia in early October. She has been unavailable for recent ...

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  8. Pathology specialists to meet in Glasgow in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sunday Herald

    ... its inauguration, with previous host cities including Cape Town in South Africa, Montreal in Canada and Brisbane, Australia. The conference, to be staged at the SECC, will inject around 5 million into the local economy and secure some 15,000 hotel ...

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  9. Putin v Abbott: Trash talk escalatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The New Zealand Herald

    Russian leader Vladimir Putin, left, and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott have engaged in a war of words over Putin's visit to the G20 summit next month. Photos / AP "A disturbed mind crying out for therapy."

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  10. Markets Live: China data cheersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Age

    In what seems to be another case of 'bad news is good news', the soft Chinese inflation numbers have given both the Australian dollar and the local sharemarket a bit of a boost , as the weak reading will fan hopes for more stimulus to support the world's second-largest economy. The dollar jumped about a quarter of a cent to 87.05 US cents, while the ASX200 is pushing higher again after having lost most of its initial gains.

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  11. Markets Live: Dollar wilts on dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Shares are flagging, weighed down by energy stocks, and the Aussie drops below 87 US cents on soft consumer confidence data. Rising house prices did little to stimulate property sentiment in the third quarter amid weak rental expectations , according to the latest NAB Quarterly Australian Residential Property Survey, but there has been a strong surge in foreign buying activity for new properties.

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  12. Asylum seekers take govt to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Star Online

    The High Court in Canberra began hearing a case on the validity of a law used to detain 157 Sri Lankan Tamil asylum seekers for weeks on the high seas in June, after they sailed from India. In Brisbane, the Federal Court began consiA dering a case that lawyers believe could set a precedent for asylum-seeker babies born in Australia.

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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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

  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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