Australia Newswire (Page 9)

Australia Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Australia. (Page 9)

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  1. AFP admits officers may have met NettletonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Age

    ... "The AFP has not spoken to Ms Nettleton at any time regarding the facilitation of her family members back to Australia," a spokesperson told AAP on Wednesday. "AFP comments previously reported in the media were specifically in relation to claims by ...

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  2. Cult New Zealand rugby hero Norm Berryman laid to rest in PerthRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    It was a line-up even Norm Berryman would have struggled to penetrate in his game-breaking pomp - hundreds of mourners converged to farewell the rugby cult figure in Perth on Wednesday. Friends, fans and whanau had already paid their respects to the popular one-test All Black at a viewing following his sudden death from a suspected heart attack last week.

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  3. SAS raises security concerns over Perth barracks housing planRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... Wednesday as part of a two-day visit to Perth, where he will also inspect shipbuilding facilities. Defence Housing Australia plans to redevelop the adjoining Seaward Village, where SAS soldiers and their families live, to upgrade existing defence ...

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  4. Rugby World Cup 2015: Israel Folau fires Wales tournament warning...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... surface of what I am capable of, which is something that really excites me," warned Folau. Hosts England, Wales, Australia, Fiji and Uruguay are in a so-called group of death with only the top two finishers advancing to the knock-out stage. Wales ...

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  5. Kelly Brook's ex fiance David McIntosh slams their relationship as ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... concluded six months ago. In an interview with new! Magazine the fitness model, who has since moved to Sydney, Australia, insists their romance wasn't based on physical attraction. 'I didn't think she was the sexiest woman in the world. It was more ...

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  6. 'Conscience vote' may help Australia decide on same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Australia will soon decide whether to legalise same-sex marriage under a cross-party bill which may allow parliament members to vote according to their conscience, rather than along party lines, media reported on Wednesday. A gay-rights activist holds a pamphlet and flag during a rally supporting same-sex marriage in Sydney, Australia May 31, 2015.

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  7. Casinos to cough up more cashRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    Northern Territory casinos are set to pay 10 per cent of their poker machine profits in a new gambling tax. From today, SkyCity Casino in Darwin and Lasseters Hotel Casino in Alice Springs will start paying the tax, which is expected to raise $8 million a year, a huge increase on the $1.2 million raised last year.

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  8. Sky watchers and rain lovers: the south east's citizen weather reportersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    "It's so windy up here, it could blow a dog off its chain." It's 7.50am and 77-year-old Murray Burley is on the end of the phone line, dispensing his unique brand of weather reportage from his home in Cape Douglas.

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  9. Bus driver charged over tourist train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    VETERAN journalist Ray Martin will join the national broadcaster's review into Q & A after the ABC Board admitted Zaky Mallah's appearance on the show was wrong. IT WAS supposed to be Western Australia's answer to the glittering Gold Coast.

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  10. Explainer: Why are Greeks lining up outside ATMs?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    It is one of the starker images of Greece's recent economic malaise: Greek citizens, their banks shuttered, lined up single file in front of ATMs across the country. And it is one that is likely to endure, according to Professor Fariborz Moshirian, director of the institute of global finance at the University of New South Wales.

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  11. Aussies will play as hard as everRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... series of Test and limited-overs matches. 'Do you guys really want the Ashes to be played like that?' spluttered Australia's combative, old-school wicketkeeper. 'It was nice, was it? Well, this is a totally different beast. We're not New Zealand, we ...

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  12. Former cricketer Toby Nankervis to fill shoes of Buddy Franklin and Kurt Tippett for Sydney SwansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    ... cricket prodigies in the AFL include Greater Western Sydney's Stephen Coniglio and Pat McKenna, who captained Australia at under-19 level. Nankervis' dreams of wearing the baggy green were shelved after he was overlooked for his state's under-19s ...

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  13. NASA gives explanation for extra second on June 30th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... outside of Earth's orbit and a few in our planet's orbit, too. The master clocks at the three sites - at Canberra, Australia, Goldstone, California, and Madrid - have been set to insert the leap second at the end of the day on June 30th, so ...

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  14. Amnesiac woman Sam found in the U.S. with no idea who she is dreams ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... dreamt of swimming in a lap pool, eating breakfast at an organic restaurant by Cottesloe Beach in Perth, Western Australia, and dining at restaurants in Byron Bay, New South Wales. But she was discovered disheveled, with a chipped tooth and in a bad ...

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  15. Publishing Down UnderRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Editor & Publisher

    After Sydney, Australia's Morning Herald published stories on alcohol-related injuries and deaths, there was a 40 percent decrease in alcohol-related violence resulting in injury.

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  16. John Slater and his 'Queen Mother with a common accent': pricelessRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    ... an educator and art historian who made major contributions to the cultural life of both the United Kingdom and Australia. He was born in Hamstead, London, and greatly influenced by his uncle, Sir Charles Wilson, the leading university vicechancellor ...

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  17. 60 jobs cut by NBN contractor in TasmaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... skills was needed. "The revised mix of work means we need to change current staffing ratios," she told News Corp Australia, adding that there may be redeployment opportunities. Tasmanian Labor MP Julie Collins said the job cuts show the coalition's ...

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  18. From China to Darwin backyards: Selling fireworks for one day in the NTRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Territory Day is better known as Cracker Day to those familiar with the annual patriotic celebration's reputation for gunpowder-laden backyard fireworks displays. For one day a year, the Northern Territory becomes the only jurisdiction in Australia to sell firecrackers to the general public, with hundreds of traditional stores and temporary warehouses selling products primarily shipped from China.

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  19. Farah stopped from taking flight to join BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Robbie Farah has been banned from flying to the Blues' Coffs Harbour base on Wednesday due to regulations that ban passengers from travelling within 24 hours of hand surgery. Farah was due to fly mid-Wednesday afternoon but was prevented from boarding a Virgin Australia flight after going under the knife on Tuesday.

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  20. Israel Folau's ARU Commitment Comes as Major Boost Amid Wallabies ExodusRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... have been flooding in to lure his superbly athletic skill set, his renewed loyalty shows not all is lost. Australia will begin their 2015 Rugby Championship campaign in July hoping to improve upon the performances of the last two tournaments, ...

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