Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Darwin, Australia. (Page 8)

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  1. Firefighting chemicals found in shellfish in Darwin creeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | ABC News

    There are fresh calls for people not to eat aquatic food from two local creeks near a RAAF base, after toxic chemicals were found in some shellfish. The call from the Northern Territory Government comes after the release of a new report commissioned by the Health Department to test sediments and aquatic life for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances .

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  2. Andrea our NT Australian of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | The Mercury

    AN indigenous leader who has made it her mission to improve the lives of women and children throughout a 350,000sq km stretch of Central Australia has been named the Northern Territory Australian of the Year. As the chief executive of the Ngaanyatjarra, Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara Women's Council, Ms Mason brings together Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal thinking to create employment, support health and wellbeing, and tackle domestic violence.

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  3. The timeline of Australian surfing historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Surfing News

    Australia is one of the greatest surfing nations and by far the largest surf country of the Southern Hemisphere. The giant island gets swells from all directions, and it is no wonder that the sport of surfing has ancient roots Down Under.

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  4. Indigenous leader named NT Aussie of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    A woman who has dedicated her career to indigenous equity has been crowned the 2017 Northern Territory Australian of the Year. Andrea Mason, chief executive of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Women's Council, took out the title at an award ceremony in Darwin on Wednesday night.

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  5. Andrea Mason named NT Australian of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | ABC News

    Indigenous leader Andrea Mason, who leads an organisation giving a voice to 3000 women in a remote part of the Northern Territory, has been named the NT's Australian of the Year. Ms Mason is the chief executive of the Ngaanyatjarra, Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara Women's Council that works across a 350,000-square-kilometre area of Central Australia helping women to raise strong and healthy children.

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  6. Dialysis treatments set to increase in NT by up to 70 per centRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | ABC News

    The demand for haemodialysis treatments in hospitals and clinics in the Northern Territory is projected to increase by up to 70 per cent within the next decade. The latest NT Health Department of Health annual report said close to half of NT public hospital admissions were already made up of same-day haemodialysis and that demand for the services was set to rise.

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  7. Indonesian cattle import permits to match number of stock available for shipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | ABC News

    The Northern Territory Livestock Exporters Association says the number of import permits released by Indonesia for Australian cattle in the final trimester of 2016 should match the amount of stock available. After a two-month delay as importers negotiate with the Indonesian Government over new trade rules, it is estimated between 100,000 and 150,000 permits have now been made available up until the end of the year.

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  8. As Duterte speaks, U.S. military might need to listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | USA Today

    ... Navy littoral combat ships now operate from Singapore. About 1,500 Marines are based "rotationally" in Darwin, Australia. In November, U.S. and Japanese forces will conduct amphibious warfare exercises at Tinian Island, in the Northern Mariana ...

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  9. Indonesia's demand for buffalo worries cattlemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavor noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk. For the first time, Indian frozen buffalo meat is legally available in the world's fourth-most populous nation.

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  10. India Threatens To Take Over Lead Of Supplying Indonesia With Live BeefRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Agri Marketing

    INDIA THREATENS TO TAKE OVER LEAD OF SUPPLYING INDONESIA WITH LIVE BEEF Nov. 1, 2016 Bloomberg reports: Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavor noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk. For the first time, Indian frozen buffalo meat is legally available in the world's fourth-most populous nation.

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  11. Buffalo stampede threatens cattle tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    A butcher handles cuts of beef at a stall inside the Jati Asih wet market in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia, on Friday, Oct. 28, 2016. Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavor noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk.

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  12. Gunner won't criticise Robb's China jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Mercury

    Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner has refused to condemn former federal trade minister Andrew Robb's new consultancy job with Darwin Port owner Landbridge. Mr Robb, who stood down as Australia's trade minister in February, became a senior economic adviser to the contentious Chinese company two months ago.

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  13. 'Wholly void' election of Aboriginal candidate could be 'landmark case'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | ABC News

    A lawsuit that could see the newly elected Independent Member for Nhulunbuy lose his seat, has been described as a landmark case by a Northern Territory legal academic. Court documents lodged by the NT Electoral Commission allege Yingiya Mark Guyula's election earlier this year was "wholly void" because he was a member of a local authority in Arnhem Land and paid in that role.

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  14. Team commended as Broncos U17 bid for Darwin eventRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | Fiji Times

    WITH the success of its first outing overseas, the Nabua Broncos Rugby League Club under-17 team is looking for a sponsor to take them to Darwin, Australia in a 7s tournament in January next year. After the team's arrival from the Central Coast 7s event in Australia, they were accorded a welcome and thanksgiving church service on Sunday.

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  15. Buffalo Stampede Threatens World's Biggest Live Cattle TradeRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavor noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk. For the first time, Indian frozen buffalo meat is legally available in the world's fourth-most populous nation.

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  16. A matter of taste: Indian buffalo meat threatening to replace Australian cattle on Indonesian platesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavour noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk. For the first time, Indian frozen buffalo meat is legally available in the world's fourth-most populous nation.

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  17. Andrew Robb defends Landbridge appointment as 'commercial arrangement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Age

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  18. Buffalo stampede threatens Australian cattle tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Age

    Indonesians' growing appetite for red meat needed to make rendang curries and to flavour noodle soups is putting the world's biggest seaborne cattle trade at risk. For the first time, Indian frozen buffalo meat is legally available in the world's fourth-most populous nation even as some Indonesian consumers voice concern over its quality.

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  19. Ex-trade minister Andrew Robb gets job with Chinese firm that leased Darwin PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | The Age

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  20. AFL push for more Indigenous umpiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | ABC News

    It is one of football's most galling statistics - in the 120 years since the VFL/AFL was formed, just one Indigenous person has umpired the game at the highest level. "It is a real indictment in terms of what we have been able to achieve, or not achieve at the AFL," said the league's national umpiring development manager, Adam Davis.

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