Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oceania. (Page 2)

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  1. Joko Widodo plumps Indonesia's investment suitability during Sydney visitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Indonesian President Joko Widodo has used his first state visit to Australia to plump for greater connections between businesses in Australia and its northern neighbour.

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  2. The man behind Elton John's tour | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner

    John will perform just four shows in Australia - all regional - including at the Derwent Entertainment Centre in Hobart on September 27. Chugg said it had been 27 years since the maestro had performed in the city, despite doing two shows in Launceston in the past decade. Chugg said the idea of a regional Australian tour was flagged when John was in the country in late 2015.

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  3. Making a Motza: How a truckie made millions from vodkaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    They were talking about how there is no alcoholic drink for people who were health conscious and they discussed a dream liquid with no sugar, calories but with electrolytes to also stop hangovers. As they sat and laughed about how good it would be, they had a light-bulb moment and thought it was something they could maybe turn into a reality.

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  4. NBL's Tony Mitchell granted extension to appeal one-year suspension for ref abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Cairns Taipans import Tony Mitchell has been granted a 24-hour extension to appeal his one-year suspension for striking a referee with the ball during the NBL semi finals. The 27-year-old American was surprisingly suspended for a full NBL season by the NBL independent tribunal after being cited for throwing the ball at a referee following the final buzzer in the Taipans' loss to Perth Wildcats last week.

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  5. 'Mist and Mirrors' Explores Nightmares in Strange City of KalishandraRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PRWeb

    I hope that the reader will find that the journey through the book will be an enjoyable one, provided by the combination of fun and sense of wonder. In Kalishandra , the city of lost travelers, darkness has formed.

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  6. Opinion: Is Nick Smith Minister for Magic?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    It seems the critical issue of clean swimmable water for New Zealanders has passed into the realms of magical realism, writes Gen Toop . Minister for Magic, Nick Smith waved his blue wand and wadeable rivers miraculously turned into ones you can swim in.

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  7. Cricket: Composed Black Caps in with a chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Sustained pressure and composure brought New Zealand back into the third one-day international against South Africa at Wellington in an innings bookended by batting dominance. The visitors reached 271 for eight after deciding to bat on a wicket that appeared to brim with runs.

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  8. 'Significant event': Coral bleaching returns to the Great Barrier ReefRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Age

    Parts of the Great Barrier Reef are enduring sustained periods of heat stress worse than at the same time during last year's record-breaking coral bleaching event, raising fears the natural wonder may suffer another hammering. Some 54 checks by the reef's Marine Park Authority off Mission Beach, about midway between Cairns and Townsville, found 60 per cent of sensitive coral species were already bleaching after 12 months of sustained abnormally warm temperatures.

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  9. Anna Bligh cannot save banks from the public's outrageRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    The appointment of former Queensland Labor premier Anna Bligh as CEO of the Australian Bankers' Association is a desperate public relations ploy by the Big Four Australian banks to head off a looming royal commission into their crimes and misdeeds. It seems unlikely to succeed, given the anger in the community against the Big Four - the Commonwealth, National Australia Bank, Westpac and ANZ - and their systematic gouging of the general public.

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  10. Pig pen razed eight years after Mike King taken there by animal rights activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A piggery near Levin has been burned down, nearly eight years after comedian Mike King was taken there by animal rights activists. Firefighters did not necessarily attend controlled burns, but went to this one, Meikle said, after a call at around 9.30am today from a person near the fire who was concerned about the smoke.

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  11. Sheean campaign enters new frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner

    HOPEFUL: Liberal Lyons MP and Garry Ivory are hoping a submission to the British Admiralty will finally lead to a Victoria Cross being awarded to Teddy Sheean. Picture: Hamish Geale A written submission to the British Admiralty has breathed new life into a 27-year campaign to properly recognise Tasmanian war hero Teddy Sheean.

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  12. Australia v New Zealand: Matthew Mott says Stars 'under pressure' to performRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Millbury

    Southern Stars coach Matthew Mott says his batters are "under pressure" to perform when the tourists begin their one-day series against New Zealand on Sunday.The Stars were humbled with the bat in losing the final two Twenty20 matches against the White Ferns in Australia, and have been firmly put under the spotlight by Mott in the best-of-three Rose Bowl series in New Zealand, beginning at Eden Park. SHARE Share on Facebook SHARE Share on Twitter TWEET Link Australian captain Meg Lanning.

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  13. Indonesia president lands in Sydney on first Australia visitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi'' Widodo arrived in Sydney on Saturday on his first visit to Australia as his nation's leader. Jokowi and first lady Iriana Widodo landed in rain and clutched umbrellas as they greeted Australian officials on the Sydney Airport tarmac.

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  14. Workers locked out by dairy giant ParmalatRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    Parmalat workers, who have been locked out since January 18, with the donated water tanker after Parmalat turned off the tap. About 65 workers at the Parmalat dairy factory in Echuca, Victoria, have been locked out since January 18 in a dispute over the company's plan to radically slash pay for new employees.

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  15. Protesters target Westpac over Adani fundingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    "We will do everything we can to make sure Westpac decides they won't fund the destruction of the Great Barrier Reef and the Adani coal mine," Amy Gordon, from the Australian Youth Climate Coalition , told a crowd of about 200 outside the head office of Westpac Bank on February 20. The rallies were organised by the AYCC and 350.org . Rallies were held in Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne, as well as Sydney.

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  16. NZ vs SA, 3rd ODI: De Villiers reaches another milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CricketCountry.com

    South Africa One -Day International skipper AB de Villiers reached another milestone in his blistering career by scoring 9,000 ODI runs. He achieved this feat in the 3rd ODI against New Zealand at Wellington.

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  17. Pune Test: Indian hand Sriram in O'Keefe's success?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times of India

    In his third spell of 4.1 overs, O'Keefe had one maiden, gave 5 runs and took 6 wickets that broke India's back. PUNE: A random talk was doing the rounds on the web world on Friday that Australian Stephen O'Keefe is the 18th Test cricketer to have an apostrophe in his surname.

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  18. NBL grand final 2017: Time is right for the Illawarra Hawks, says Tim CoenraadRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

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  19. Steve O'Keefe blurs India's glowing haloRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Coach Anil Kumble, while lavishing praise on O'Keefe, also admitted that Indian batsmen hadn't adapted to the surface. THE LAST time India suffered a collapse as shambolic as the one here, the then coach wanted the entire team to be "dumped into the Pacific".

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  20. Guzman y Gomez plots hi-tech drive-through Mexican waveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Rapidly growing Mexican chain Guzman y Gomez has teamed up with Google to develop a "virtual drive-through" in a bid to take on McDonald's and "reinvent fast-food for the 21st century". It comes as the chain, founded by former New York hedge fund manager Steven Marks and financially backed by three Australian McDonald's pioneers, reveals it has hired US fast-food veteran Kevin Reddy to spearhead a major push into America.

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