Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 9)

Darwin, Australia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Feral cats kill one million native Australian birds a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Daily Mail

    A MILLION dead birds every day: Experts reveal staggering damage cats have done to native species as they urge owners to contain their pets Feral cats are responsible for 316 million bird deaths a year, and pet cats kill 61 million, 99 per cent of which are native species. Research conducted by a group of Australian environmental scientists shows cats kill birds from almost half of all species, and prey on 71 threatened bird species.

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  2. Aboriginal elder demands apology from Peter Garrett over McArthur River MineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | ABC News

    An Aboriginal elder from the Northern Territory is demanding an apology from former federal environment minister Peter Garrett as Midnight Oil kicks off its first Australian tour in 15 years. In 2009, Mr Garrett allowed mining giant Glencore to divert a section of the McArthur River in the Gulf or Carpentaria near Borroloola to allow it to expand a zinc mine.

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  3. NT Treasurer tells Canberra to back off in fracking fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | ABC News

    The Northern Territory's Treasurer says she is sick of Canberra-based politicians demanding the jurisdiction start fracking gas while its independent review on the controversial practice is still underway. Nicole Manison has taken aim at Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg over their campaign to push the NT to lift its moratorium on fracking.

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  4. 'Salami Con' sentened to 14 years in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    FORMER Kings Cross porn cinema owner Konstantinos Kontorinakis will spend at least the next seven years behind bars in the Northern Territory after a Supreme Court jury last week found him guilty of four meth supply charges Kon Kontorinakis, pictured in 1999, has been sentenced to 14 years in jail in the Northern territory. Picture: MILAN SCEPANOVIC FORMER Kings Cross porn cinema owner Konstantinos Kontorinakis will spend at least the next seven years behind bars in the Northern Territory after a Supreme Court jury last week found him guilty of four meth supply charges.

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  5. Streaming competition heats up, hurts NetflixRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... frightful Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing ...

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  6. Netflix plunging as streaming video competition heats upRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | SFGate

    ... frightful Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing ...

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  7. Why is there no malaria in the Northern Territory?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | ABC News

    The colonists in the 1800s had to contend with sharks, crocodiles, a cyclone, and hot weather unlike anything they knew from their homeland. In the short-lived colony, one of the key causes of death was malaria, the mosquito-borne illness that caused terrible fevers and plagued the early settlers.

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  8. Dally Ms singer's fight for healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Mercury

    AFTER battling chronic fatigue for years, rising hip-pop star Caiti Baker is enjoying the best year of her career and will star with rapper Briggs at the Dally M Awards. HIP-POP sensation Caiti Baker could barely get out of bed for five years as she battled the ravages of chronic fatigue syndrome.

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  9. The young cast of "Stranger Things," which returns for a second season just in time for Halloween.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... frightful Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing ...

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  10. New on Netflix, HBO, Amazon, Hulu in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | SFGate

    ... frightful Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing ...

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  11. Darwin parties on with pride in CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    THE centre of Darwin was transformed into a sea of colour as hundreds of people got into the spirit of the 2017 Pride Festival March Darwin Pride Festival is back and bigger than ever with a 10-day program full of events. Enjoying the occasion are Dana McAlear, Sharon McAlear and Eva Lawler.

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  12. The Ghan Expedition: A train journey that reminds you of your place in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    It started on the platform in Darwin, Australia, where the train that was going to take us all the way to Adelaide, almost 3000 kilometres south, sat waiting. The first thing you notice, as you walk to your carriage, is that it is really, really long.

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  13. Dakota Johnson stars in "50 Shades of Grey."Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... frightful Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand. Available on HBO Oct. 1 An English aristocrat and a rigged Australian experience the bombing ...

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  14. 100-Year-Old Monster Crocodile Shot Dead Could Spark Deadly Power Struggle in Australia RiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Yahoo!

    The death of a huge crocodile whose body was found in a river in Queensland, Australia, has sparked fears of a fight for dominance among the young, aggressive males living in the area. The 5.2 meter-long male, which had been shot in the head, was discovered by a member of the public, who had spotted its body floating in the Fitzroy River.

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  15. Diagnostics lab for agriculture in northern Australia will 'prove credentials'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | ABC News

    An $8 million diagnostics laboratory to be built in Darwin will boost market opportunities for north Australian agriculture, according to the head of the Northern Territory Department of Primary Industry and Resources . The new facility, to be built next to the existing veterinary and botany laboratories at the Berrimah research farm, has been jointly funded by the NT and Federal Governments.

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  16. Northern Territory Country HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | ABC News

    An $8 million diagnostics laboratory to be built in Darwin will boost market opportunities for north Australian agriculture, according to the Department of Primary Industry. Australian researchers have made a breakthrough in rearing male sterile Queensland fruit flies, that will eventually be released into the wild in a bid to combat the major horticulture pest.

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  17. Darwinites lament Ducks Nuts' departureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | NEWS.com.au

    THE news of the expected closure of Ducks Nuts Bar and Grill has been lamented by Darwinites, with many labelling it just another nail in the coffin of the CBD THE news of the expected closure of Ducks Nuts Bar and Grill has been lamented by Darwinites, with many labelling it just another nail in the coffin of the CBD. "Darwin is officially f**ked.

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  18. The Demise of Civic Journalism: The Xenophon-Turnbull DealRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | Dissident Voice

    It was never spectacular, but the Australian media scape is set to become duller, more contained, and more controlled with changes to the Broadcasting Services Act . In an environment strewn with the corpses of papers and outlets strapped for cash, calls for reforming the media market have been heard across the spectrum.

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  19. Investigator searches for evidence of UFOs: NT News supplies itRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | The Mercury

    HERE in the Northern Territory, there are plenty of sightings of UFOs. Now, an American UFO hunter is investigating possible sightings in Australia and offering $US100,000 for credible evidence.

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  20. Assessing Chinese imperialismRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... 's first major military outpost in Djibouti, Africa. This is linked to their lease on port facilities in Darwin, Australia, the naval facility at Gwadar Pakistan, the training of Special Forces in Kazakhstan, recent activity in Sri Lanka and Chinese ...

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