Queensland, Australia

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  1. Queensland sharks to be fitted with GPS trackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A team of researchers will catch 20 "big, mature Tiger sharks" off the Queensland coast before tagging and releasing them. GPS trackers will soon be fitted on 20 Queensland tiger sharks, allowing the public to follow the adventures of the ocean's most feared animals in real time.

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  2. Brisbane casino to bring thousands of new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Age

    Several thousand new jobs will be on offer in Brisbane over the next five years, regardless of which of the two multi-national consortiums builds the city's new entertainment and casino complex. Youth unemployment in some Brisbane outer suburbs jumped from 9 per cent to 15.8 per cent between 2013 and 2014, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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  3. Queensland Opposition scathing of Newman fundraising schemesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABC News

    BRENDAN TREMBATH: Queensland's Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended her party's fundraising program, which allows business leaders to buy time with her for up to $10,000. She says the process is transparent because Labor will declare any donations over $1,000.

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  4. Queensland Government to fast-track $600m development linked to donorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | ABC News

    The Queensland Government plans to fast-track a $600 million residential and marina development linked to one of its donors and a key government appointee. The principal company involved in the North Harbour residential development at Caboolture north of Brisbane is Port Binnli, whose director and significant shareholder Malcolm Hall-Brown was appointed by the Newman Government in 2012 as chairman of the state-owned Ergon Energy.

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  5. iFactory Wins Outstanding Achievement for Vita Enterprise Solutions WebsiteRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PR.com

    Brisbane, Australia, January 22, 2015 -- -- iFactory, a Brisbane based digital agency for creative, marketing, web design and development, today announced that it has been awarded Outstanding Achievement in Website Development by the Interactive Media Awards for its work on the Vita Enterprise Solutions Website. The honour recognises that the project met and surpassed the basic standards of excellence that comprise the web's most professional work.

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  6. Too Much Sugar in India Means Mills Banking on Export SubsidiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    The sugar harvest in India, the world's biggest producer after Brazil, is forecast to climb to the highest level since 2012, increasing pressure on the government to subsidize exports and trim stockpiles. Production may rise to 26 million metric tons in the year that began on Oct. 1, according to the median of estimates from nine traders, producers and analysts compiled by Bloomberg.

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  7. Labor candidate hands out how-to-vote cards for the GreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    The Labor Party has reprimanded a candidate for handing out how-to-vote cards for the Greens at a pre-polling station. Labor's Buderim candidate Elaine Hughes was photographed yesterday handing out the Greens how-to-vote cards as well as Labor ones at a pre-polling booth on the Sunshine Coast.

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  8. Disease-associated polymorphisms in ERAP1 do not alter endoplasmic...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Genes and Immunity

    Correspondence: Dr TJ Kenna or Professor M A Brown, The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Level 7, Translational Research Institute, 37 Kent Street, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, Queensland 4102, Australia. E-mail: t.kenna@uq.edu.au or matt.brown@uq.edu.au The mechanism by which human leukocyte antigen B27 contributes to ankylosing spondylitis remains unclear.

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  9. Country Hour for Wednesday 21 January, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    The bitter stoush over the marketing of Queensland's billion dollar raw sugar industry has become a hot election issue. Queensland Agriculture Minister John McVeigh says he will now legislate, if necessary, to protect growers' rights.

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  10. Country Hour for Thursday 22 January, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    Animal activists have criticised a government review of the live export assurance scheme, ESCAS, saying it's misleading. The review found the tough regulations lead to a positive welfare outcome for 99 per cent of exported Australian livestock.

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  11. PCB requests ICC to reassess Hafeez's actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CricketCountry.com

    The Pakistan Cricket Board has formally asked the International Cricket Council to have a reassessment of Mohammad Hafee z's bowling action prior to the ICC World Cup 2015 beginning February 14. A PCB official said on Wednesday that Hafeez was likely to appear in the test on February 4 in Brisbane, Australia. "We have formally requested the ICC to hold the official reassessment of his bowling action as soon as possible so that he can try to get his action cleared for the World Cup which begins from Feb 14," the official said.

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  12. Rainfall could exceed 150mm for parts of central QueenslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    Isolated parts of central Queensland could experience rainfall totals in excess of 150 millimetres in a 24-hour period, the Bureau of Meteorology says. In its latest weather warning, the BoM said Mackay, Proserpine, Bowen, Hamilton Island, Sarina, Bundaberg and Gladstone could all experience heavy rain and damaging wind gusts from this afternoon.

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  13. North Queensland pineapple harvest wraps up under stormy skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    A thundering wet-season storm has marked the end of harvest for one north Queensland pineapple grower, bringing his "good" season to a damp but satisfying close. Heavy rain fell across much of the state yesterday, with falls above 100 millimetres recorded in some centres, including Townsville and Gladstone.

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  14. Dreams of a bamboo masterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The China Post

    ... is again passing down ancient skills to a team of designers at the 29th Woodford Folk Festival in Queensland, Australia. "Woven Sky" was an installation for the 2013-14 festival, designed in collaboration with Cave Urban. The bamboo tunnel ...

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  15. Palaszczuk defends Labor's fundraising activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | ABC News

    Queensland Labor leader Annastacia Palaszczuk says the party's fundraising activities are still more transparent than the LNP even though it now appears to be taking "cash for access". Former Labor premier Anna Bligh banned so-called "cash for access" events, where political parties take big donations from businesses in exchange of meetings with ministers.

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  16. Olympic historian Harry Gordon dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Harry Gordon, the widely respected journalist and Australia's official Olympic historian, has died aged 89 after a life hailed as "a gold medal performance". Mr Gordon's career took him around the world - including to two war zones - and from newsrooms to boardrooms.

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  17. Beyond the hospital door: a retrospective, cohort study of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BioMed Central

    ... discharge and their impact on maternal satisfaction and confidence.MethodsWomen who birthed in Queensland, Australia from February to May 2010 were mailed a self-report survey 4?months postpartum. Regression analysis was used to determine ...

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  18. Cool Forecast for Early Feb.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WOODTV.com

    Here's the 8-14 day outlook from the Climate Prediction Center for Jan. 29 through Feb. 4. If I'm the groundhog, I'd be thinking about staying my my burrow and sleeping off the Super Bowl Party! The dark blue means that CPC is pretty darn sure that it's going to be chilly. It's a continuation of the persistent pattern of ridge in the West and trough east of the Rockies.

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  19. Young American tourist missing in CairnsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Yahoo!

    Relatives of a young American tourist missing in Cairns say they haven't seen the 18-year-old for almost two weeks. Marina Sanchez was last seen on January 10 when she left the Bentley Park home where she had been staying with a family while on holiday in north Queensland.

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  20. ORCHID continues to save lives in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Samoa News

    It was only two months ago since the volunteer charitable organisation called, ORCHID visited Samoa during 3rd-8th December 2012 conducting Laparoscopic Surgery. The volunteer group of medical staff based in Brisbane Australia is led by Chairperson and co-founder, Sala'ilua Kitiona Naseri Cotter.

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