Australia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Asian stocks rise after US data calms investor nervesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... South Korea's Kospi climbed 1.4 percent to 1,933.98 while Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.9 percent to 22,042.26. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged up 0.2 percent to 5,243.40. "After another strong market open, investors are starting to wonder what the ...

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  2. Flanagan says NRL premiership wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Cronulla coach Shane Flanagan says major injuries and suspensions to the competition heavyweights have kicked open the NRL premiership race for the rest of the top eight. The fifth-placed Sharks can move into the all-important top four with a win over Parramatta on Saturday night, bringing them one step closer to that elusive maiden premiership.

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  3. Cowboys muster growing fan baseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    COWBOYS fever is on the rise in Townsville, with the club celebrating a record membership increase of almost 20 per cent. The increase comes off the back of a strong season for the team, with many fans crossing their fingers they'll keep up the momentum to go all the way to the grand final and a first premiership for the club.

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  4. A cricket murder XI: From victim to coroner to undertakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CricketCountry.com

    Despite the advent of numerous slam-bang versions, cricket and murder have seldom gone hand-in-hand. True, there have been some extremely ominous names, but seldom have they been involved in actual murders.

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  5. Phillip Hughes' death: Inquest to be held 9 months after the cricketer's sad demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CricketCountry.com

    After nine long months since the tragic death of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes , it has emerged that the office of the New South Wales' Crown Solicitor has begun revisiting the documents related to the death of the international cricketer. Hughes, while playing in a Sheffield Shield match for New South Wales against South Australia, was hit on the back of the head on a bouncer and collapsed immediately on the field face-first, on November 25. The cricketer died in a Sydney hospital two days later, which plunged the cricket fraternity in deep pain and agony.

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  6. 'Our friends said it was a stupid idea ... but it's been doing...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... entrepreneurs write personalised messages - no longer than 140 characters - on a spud and send it to people across Australia. Will Richards (right), 18, along with his business partner Daniel Butson (left), 16, have launched a potato messaging ...

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  7. 'Great Escape' pilot Paul Royle dies in Australia, aged 101Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    In this June 23, 2015 photo provided by Gordon Royle, his father Paul Royle poses for a photo holding a picture of himself in uniform during World War ll, in Perth, Australia. Australian pilot Paul Royle, who took part in a mass break out from a German prisoner of war camp during the Second World War, has died in his home town of Perth.

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  8. Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 28 Aug 2015Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... III inspired the movie The Great Escape has died at the age of 101. Airman Paul Royle died in hospital in Perth, Australia, on Sunday after surgery for a fractured hip. He remembered his own break-out as "very pleasant". Teenagers who describe ...

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  9. Australian survivor of WWII 'Great Escape' dies aged 101Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Gazette

    In this June 23, 2015 photo provided by Gordon Royle, his father Paul Royle poses for a photo holding a picture of himself in uniform during World War ll, in Perth, Australia. Paul Royle, an Australian pilot who took part in a mass breakout from a German prisoner of war camp during World War II that is remembered as The Great Escape, has died in his hometown of Perth, his son said Friday, Aug. 28, 2015.

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  10. 'Crisis looming'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Area News

    ... back to the economy the water they thieved off us." Mr Katter believes there are 40 to 50 dam sites throughout Australia that should be utilised. His comments come as irrigators demand the state government increase "dismal" water allocations as dams ...

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  11. Melbourne Software Developmet Company Anahata Introduces Their Cloud...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... technology to always give their client the best in terms of software development services. Founded in Western Australia in 2010 by Pablo Rodriguez Pina, Anahata Technologies Pty Ltd is an Australian privately owned software development company with ...

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  12. Shark attack survivor 'mesmerised' as great white mauled himRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    Shark attack survivor Craig Ison says he will never go back into the water after a great white mauled him off the New South Wales far north coast. The shark was, like, giving me vibes to say, 'don't even try to escape mate, I've got you, you're gone'.

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  13. Mentoring 'the key' for helping jailed womenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABC News

    A group which mentors female prisoners leaving jail says giving personal, one-on-one support is the key to stopping women cycling through the prison system. After mentoring hundreds of women coming out of jail, the Women in Prison Advocacy Network found an obvious difference between those who received mentoring and those who did not.

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  14. Thunder the target for Bendigo BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    MILESTONE MEN: Braves co-captain Chris Hogan and coach Ben Harvey ahead of the preliminary final against NW Tasmania. Picture: JODIE WIEGARD While the club will mark Ben Harvey's 500th game as a player and coach in the SEABL and Chris Hogan's 350th game, the major focus is on defeating North West Tasmania in the south conference preliminary final and earning a grand final berth against Mt Gambier.

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  15. Storm on verge of unbeaten recordRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    STRATHFIELDSAYE will complete a perfect BFL home and away season if it beats South Bendigo at Harry Trott Oval on Saturday. Since 1950, only three teams have gone through a BFL home and away season unbeaten - Golden Square in 2011 and 1978, and Rochester in 1962.

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  16. Exercise prepares emergency crews | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wimmera Mail-Times

    NETWORK: Ron Kempster, Australian Rail Track, Paul Paciocco, Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator, Monica Revell, Hindmarsh Shire Council, Paul Margetts, VicPol Super Intendant, Greg Deutscher, Vic Roads, Gemma McMahon, Nhill Ambulance, Tony Simes, Australian Transport Safety Bureau, and Des Smith, Nhill SES at an emergency services exercise day at Nhill. Picture: SAMANTHA CAMARRI PRACTICAL: More than 60 people took part in an emergency services rail exercise at Nhill and Kiata on Tuesday lead by State Emergency Services and Victoria Police.

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  17. Australian survivor of WWII 'Great Escape' dies at 101Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... his father Paul Royle poses for a photo holding a picture of himself in uniform during World War ll, in Perth, Australia. (Garry Sarre/Gordon Royle via AP) Only three of the escapees - two Norwegians and a Dane - made it home. Fifty others, from 12 ...

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  18. Sport24.co.za | Bakkies: Morne still one of the best flyhalvesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News24

    ... crime Matfield, when they play for the Barbarians against Argentina at Twickenham on November 21. 15 Israel Folau (Australia), 14 Julian Savea (New Zealand), 13 Jesse Kriel (South Africa) , 12 Damian de Allende (South Africa) , 11 Bryan Habana ...

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  19. Man arrested over death of two-year-old Nikki Francis-CoslovichRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The boyfriend of an Australian woman whose two-year-old daughter was found dead this week has been arrested over the toddler's death. Torney, 31, had been in a relationship with Francis since she separated from the father of her children in February.

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  20. Sugar a sticky issue for TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    A sign warning drivers to watch for slow vehicles stands at a plantation near Ayr, Queensland, Australia, on Aug 9. Global sugar prices reached a six-year low in August as rising production levels and exports from countries like Brazil and India has put pressure on prices. A sweet deal for American sugar farmers is compounding delays in a proposed trade agreement affecting 40% of the world's economy.

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