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The Western Australian wine industry is being forced to reassess the extent of its reliance on China after seeing a sharp fall in sales and volume.
Pilbara iron ore miner BC Iron's annual profit has grown by 51 per cent despite falling iron ore prices.
When politicians say things such as that the poor don't buy petrol, it's easy to accuse them of being "out of touch".
Talk about bad timing. In a battle for the media -- and prime ministerial -- attention, the thumbs-up for water fluoridation from John Key's chief science adviser was always going to lose out to an expose on the past antics of Mr Key's dirty tricks team.
An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.
Completing a marathon and hitch-hiking across a foreign country is not for the faint-hearted - Wanaka man Bruce Cochran did it in a wheelchair.
A New Zealander has been detained in Taiwan, accused of biting a policeman and then trying to flee the country in disguise using an Australian passport.
Director-General of Security, David Irvine addresses the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 July 2014.
I write this as a gang member. This month the Government announced a new plan to deal with gangs.
The Aranui III freighter carries 200 passengers and takes 17 two-week voyages to the Marquesas Islands each year.
After many years of silence and in fear a man has come forward, claiming he was at the scene of the assassination of Griffith anti-drug campaigner Donald Mackay.
Corrections has introduced more restorative justice sessions, alcohol and drug treatment, schooling and trades training, and support for offenders released into the community.
The National Party's proposed housing policy has been criticised by some in the real estate sector who say it will not go far enough to deal with the housing crisis, and could even push house prices higher.
Until recently, I knew very little about Perth aside from the fact that it's in Western Australia, which is pretty far away from New Zealand - about six and a half hours if you fly direct.
Penrith hooker James Segeyaro will miss Monday night's clash with Melbourne following the death of his father, former Papua New Guinea international, Iffysoe Segeyaro.
What should you do to protect your investments should there be a change in government and a switch to Labour? The polls are pointing to a National-led government being re-elected in this year's September 20 election but the race is never over until the votes are counted.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 06:19 am
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