Darwin, Australia Newswire

Darwin, Australia Newswire

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  1. Urgent calls for funding amid infant deaths from congenital syphilisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    Medical groups are calling for urgent action in the wake of six infant deaths from congenital syphilis - a preventable, sexually-transmitted disease. Six infants dead from congenital syphilis in Queensland and three infants suffering severe birth defects in Northern Territory recorded recently The deaths all occurred in Queensland since 2011, and health experts say Northern Australia, encompassing Queensland, the Northern Territory and northern Western Australia are in the grip of a syphilis epidemic.

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  2. Jaws, Section I - Saltwater Crocodiles: Animal Planet on the Looney Front, Part 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Huffington Post

    ... well in freshwater areas of eastern India and Southeast Asia. On Corroboree billabong (oxbow lake) east of Darwin, Australia, a large saltie basks on the bank as a jabiru, a black and white stork with very long red legs and an equally very long ...

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  3. NT academic on lifelong Greek history missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | ABC News

    From saltworks to crocodile hunting, Greek immigration is inextricably linked to the story of the Northern Territory and dates back almost as far as the region's post-colonial beginnings. But broken down and examined more closely, the apparent constant of Greek arrivals has actually occurred in more noticeable bursts and waves.

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  4. Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris to 'transition out' after DuPont mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | MLive.com

    ... with his wife Paula, has served as Dow's chief executive officer for more than a decade. He was born in Darwin, Australia, and later graduated from the University of Queensland in Brisbane with a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering. His ...

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  5. 'I Will not Be Stopped': 'Legal rape' leader taunts usRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Mercury

    THE "legal rape" advocate being ridiculed for his hateful views on women says he is coming to Australia whether you like it or not. ITS impacts are so great that it has been said to destroy friendships and place pressure on relationships, at a time when you may need them the most.

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  6. 'F*** it, I just booked a flight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NEWS.com.au

    THE "legal rape" advocate being ridiculed for his views on women is coming to Australia whether you like it or not. MODEL Jesinta Campbell says fiance Buddy Franklin faces a challenge 'every day' as he deals with an ongoing mental health condition.

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  7. 'I will humiliate Australia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NEWS.com.au

    POLITICAL donors in the Territory appear to have gone to ground, according to the A annual returns to the Australian Electoral Commission A YOUNG man is fighting for life after he pulled himself from the wreckage of his overturned car only to be struck by a passing vehicle at Freemans Waterhole on the M1. WHAT started off as a bad day for one new local ended up with the biggest catch of his life FIND the right late season tomatoes, fight summer weeds and get vegie sowing - weekly tips for Adelaide's green thumbs.

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  8. Voters don't want early election: NewspollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NEWS.com.au

    THIS drug is marketed as the easy, legal way to get a high. But it didn't work that way for 17-year-old Dean Shield.

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  9. RBA to sit tight on 2% cash rate in FebRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | AdelaideNow...

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  10. Zika virus reaches Australian shoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NEWS.com.au

    AT 27, fitness model Hattie Boydle is in the best shape of her life. But she hasn't always been.

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  11. Organ donor registration goes onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | NEWS.com.au

    SOLDIERS from Darwin's 1st Brigade farewelled their commander, Brigadier Mick Ryan, at a parade on Monday as he handed the reins over to Brigadier Ben James CHIEF Minister Adam Giles announced on Monday he would be taking back the police portfolio from Peter Chandler "very soon" THE owners of Oasis News and Lotto in Palmerston are celebrating their third division one sale, following Saturday's lotto draw A TWO-TIME Alice Springs Camel Cup winner is tapping into the burgeoning camel milk industry, and hopes to expand her business into Central Australia THE first episode of Q&A for 2016 promised heated discussion, and delivered. But there was one area in particular where the Australian of the Year really shone.

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  12. Aussie diagnosed with Zika after Bali monkey bite, experts warn of missed casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Age

    Governments around the world mobilise to combat the Zika virus, which is spreading rapidly from Brazil where it is blamed for thousands of devastating birth defects. The fast-spreading Zika virus is likely being under-diagnosed in South-East Asia, infectious disease experts have warned in several reports, including that of an Australian who was infected after a monkey bite in Bali.

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  13. We must admit revenue problem: WeatherillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NEWS.com.au

    UPDATE: A 14-year-old boy has been taken to hospital in a stable condition after receiving a shock from lightning strike in Brisbane's southeast. TWENTY years of patience and playing the same lotto numbers has paid off with a Rockingham couple winning more than $650,000 at the weekend.

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  14. Clydesdale demerger gets court stampRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | The Mercury

    HUNDREDS of newly elected legislators have begun a parliament session in Myanmar that will install their government and elect a new president. TWO men have been caught allegedly trying to sell fake tickets to the Australian Open men's final in Melbourne.

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  15. Artists slam 'redneck scumbags' over costumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NEWS.com.au

    A LACK of a funding promise from the Northern Territory Government for the Parap pool has spurred the Darwin City Council to play its cards SHOCK VIDEO: Bizarre footage has emerged of an enraged motorist deliberately reversing into a pack of cyclists in Perth's Hills. THE lawyer for a man accused of stabbing a Brisbane socialite to death has slammed prosecutors for lengthy delays while his client sits in jail.

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  16. Teenager blackmailed over nude imagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | NEWS.com.au

    A LACK of a funding promise from the Northern Territory Government for the Parap pool has spurred the Darwin City Council to play its cards SHOCK VIDEO: Bizarre footage has emerged of an enraged motorist deliberately reversing into a pack of cyclists in Perth's Hills. THE lawyer for a man accused of stabbing a Brisbane socialite to death has slammed prosecutors for lengthy delays while his client sits in jail.

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  17. NT encourages Bali backpackers to 'add on' Darwin tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | ABC News

    A beer in Bali may be a fraction of the price of a cold one in the Northern Territory, but the NT Government is hoping it can lure European backpackers from the Indonesian holiday island with the promise of a Top End adventure. In the face of dwindling international visitors from the UK, France and Germany, the Government has launched a new campaign to target Bali-bound travellers and convince them to tack on a trip to Darwin.

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  18. Playwright interviews gay community in Northern Territory for new play 'Ladies Day'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Blaze

    Respected verbatim playwright Alana Valentine spent months interviewing the gay community of the Northern Territory to create a play that asks questions about tolerance, isolation, truth, and the right to have your story told. She spoke to Garrett Bithell about Ladies Day .

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  19. Tabadamu targets Samoa 7s eventRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Fiji Times

    The team, returned victorious and $30,000 richer from a 7s tournament in Darwin Australia, have continued training and could leave as early as next month. Manager Leo Naikasau said they had received an invitation from tournament organisers in Samoa but were working on logistics to confirm their travel and participation.

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  20. As Rising Seas Force Exile, Islanders Hold Fast to What Matters MostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Yes! Magazine

    ... world. But anger eventually gave way to acceptance. Keith Joseph, an environmental ally and priest from Darwin, Australia, has been working with Kelaepa and others living in the Solomon Islands for over 10 years. He thinks that this acceptance comes ...

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