Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. historianRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | ABC News

    A secret intelligence unit that carried out dangerous missions spying on Japanese radars during World War II should be honoured in Anzac Day commemorations, a military historian says. Field Unit 6, based in the Northern Territory, discovered many Japanese radar sites on islands north of Australia and provided vital intelligence on Japanese radars to the Allies, between May 1943 until August 1944.

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  2. The states own the mineralsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Catallaxy

    I don't know how many times it has been pointed out that it is the states that own the minerals. The assertion that the minerals in the ground are owned by all Australians is just wrong.

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  3. Darwin Life Coach Shows Women Powerful, Permanent and Practical Steps on How to Fight BulimiaRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    Young Australian woman, Amy Brabin shares how ART Your Life director, Catie Kirke helped her fight her battle with an eating disorder DARWIN, Australia -- Amy Brabin doesn't know how her struggles with bulimia began. As a young teenager, she vaguely recalls comparing her body to that of her friends and people she knew, and feeling inadequate.

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  4. Full speed ahead in Red CentreRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    Next thing I'm doing the rounds in Todd Street Mall, and I overhear fans enthusiastically telling folks all about it at popular cafe, Red Dog. Being a new local I had to find out more, and this young fella happy to tell me all about it.

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  5. Top End Indigenous arts workers ready to take controlRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | ABC News

    MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: The threat of closures still hangs over remote Indigenous homelands and communities in Western Australia. But this week Indigenous arts workers from Top End communities in the Northern Territory and Western Australia have been in Darwin working on ways to make their remote communities sustainable through culture.

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  6. Carter Unveils Leon Panetta's Official DoD PortraitRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Official Wire News

    ... percent of the Navy would be homeported in the region. And he paved the way for Marine Corps rotations in Darwin, Australia, Carter said. Panetta envisioned ways to confront emerging threats, oversaw the development of a new defense strategy and ...

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  7. Portrait Unveiling for Secretary Leon PanettaRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... He bolstered relationships with friends and allies. And he paved the way for Marine Corps rotations to Darwin, Australia. Recognizing the need to adapt our military for future challenges, Leon envisioned ways to confront emerging threats. He oversaw ...

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  8. Darwin Port inquiry ready to submit final reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | ABC News

    The chairman of the Darwin Port inquiry says there are plenty of companies showing an interest in leasing northern Australia's busiest port. The Northern Territory Government is currently investigating the pros and cons of privatising the Darwin Port, through a parliamentary committee being chaired by the member for Blain and former stevedore, Nathan Barrett.

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  9. Reports of disturbance in Darwin detention center, Australia, police deployedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Russia Taday

    A disturbance has erupted at Wickham Point Detention Centre, in Darwin, Australia, with 20 inmates reportedly harming themselves to prevent their transfer to Nauru Island. The information comes from an asylum seeker, according to ABC News Australia.

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  10. Reports of major disturbance in Darwin detention center, Australia, police deployedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Russia Taday

    A major disturbance has erupted at Wickham Point Detention Centre, in Darwin, Australia, with 20 inmates reportedly harming themselves to prevent their transfer to Nauru Island. The information comes from an asylum seeker, according to ABC News Australia.

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  11. London police to interview NitschkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    OUR defence minister has been humiliated on TV. But this is one of those times when it would be dangerous to invest too much into a gotcha-question failure.

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  12. This Shot Of a C-5 Galaxy Regurgitating a CH-53E Super Stallion Is CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Jalopnik

    This crazy image, showing one of two USMC CH-53E Super Stallions being unloaded from the cavernous cargo hold of a USAF C-5 Galaxy gives you an idea of the huge proportions of both of the aircraft involved. Taken at RAAF Darwin, the C-5's arrival marks the first part of a new USMC rotational deployment to Darwin, Australia.

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  13. Risk-taking pilot a Great War heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ROSS Macpherson Smith began his military career crawling on his belly up the tawny ridges of Gallipoli, trying not to get his head blown off in that mad, wild country of treacherous ravines and snipers' dens. He ended his service to Australia flying high above the earth as one of the most celebrated aviators of all time, having spent part of the Great War as the pilot for the fabled T.E Lawrence of Arabia, who described him as "an Australian, of a race delighting in additional risks''.

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  14. NT Labor leader's hand forced in spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    EAT our dust, world. Australia is getting one small but significant thing right, and the US, UK, Canada and almost everyone else is struggling to keep up.

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  15. Reptile wars! The moment a THREE-metre crocodile snaps up a giant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Fishing guide Carol Gleeson watched as the hungry fresh water crocodile swallowed the water monitor whole, which is a type of goanna, at the Mary River near Pine Creek in Northern Territory. After feasting on its' meal, the three-metre reptile noticed Ms Gleeson from a distance before it submerged into the water.

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  16. US marines arrive in the Top EndRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 | ABC News

    BRENDAN TREMBATH: The US is putting more boots on the ground in Northern Australia with another deployment of US marines to the Top End. This year's rotation comprises about 1,150 marines who'll be stationed in Darwin.

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  17. Gardiner resurfacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    FORMER NT Labor president Matthew Gardiner has briefly come out of hiding after returning to Darwin from Syria where he was thought to have helped Kurdish forces in their fight against the Islamic State. In January a spokesman for the People's Defence Units - the national army of Syrian Kurdistan known as the YPG - confirmed Mr Gardiner had joined Kurdish fighters in northern Syria.

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  18. Magellan Petroleum Corporation (MPET) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It operates through the exploration, development, production, and sale of crude oil and natural gas. The company owns and operates two gas fields in the Amadeus basin and a prospective gas play offshore Darwin in the Northern Territory in Australia.

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  19. Darwin Life Coach Urges Smokers to Stop Ignoring the Health RisksRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    DARWIN, Australia -- Fifteen thousand Australians are killed every year from smoking related illnesses and disease and costs the country an estimated $31.5 billion annually, according to the Department of Health.* Due to its addictive properties, smoking is a difficult habit to stop. Despite this, research has shown there has been a consistent smoking decline since 1993, due to an increased awareness of the positive benefits of quitting smoking .

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  20. Alcohol inquiry blocked from NT public sector workers: chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | ABC News

    A federal parliamentary committee has been blocked from speaking to Northern Territory public sector workers about alcohol use in Indigenous communities, the committee's chairperson says. Chairperson and Federal Member for Murray Dr Sharman Stone said she had been unable to speak to police, health workers, teachers, paramedics and other government staff during her time in the Territory.

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