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CANBERRA, Australia-In most countries, hurling kangaroo poo or a background in pro-rugby league as a human bulldozer nicknamed "The Brick With Eyes" wouldn't be elevators to high office.
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The Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble had a great success in Germany where it participated at Rudolstadt festival - one of the most famous music festivals in Europe.
Mr. Hugh White is a leading thinker and Professor of Strategic Studies at the Australian National University, also a regular columnist, a commentator and author of the book The China Choice.
Thousands of people are trekking to a Bavarian farmer's field to check out a mysterious set of crop circles.
A push to swell the ranks of the Australian Public Service's grey army looks set to meet resistance at the top level of the bureaucracy and among its political bosses.
An Australian airline apologized on Wednesday for a warning a flight attendant gave passengers who might have been flying high that there were drug-sniffer dogs awaiting them at Sydney airport.
Russia has called for a second United Nations Security Council resolution before Australian and international armed forces are allowed on the ground to support efforts to retrieve the dead and investigate how Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was brought down.
Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup that includes Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon.
Pennsylvania State Troopers investigate a possible bomb at the Susquehanna Bank on the 4000 block of Lincoln Way West in near St. Thomas on Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
Criminal Investigations Section , served a Search Warrant at the 3500 block of Summer Street in Eureka.
"MAD Songs and Englishmen" is a cheeky title for Salut! Baroque's next concert. It's got nothing to do with Noel Coward, but is rather a look at radical changes in English music between Oliver Cromwell's Commonwealth and the restoration of King Charles.
Investigators work at a the crash site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove , some 80km east of Donetsk The Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte, has called Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to ask government forces to stop fighting around the Malaysia Airlines crash site after experts were unable to get there for a third ... (more)
CANBERRA, Australia-Australian police Tuesday issued arrest warrants for two Australian citizens the government accuses of fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham and photographing the severed heads of Syrian soldiers.
CHRIS UHLMANN: As the Abbott Government seeks to dramatically expand Work for the Dole, AM can reveal there's been a 45 per cent spike in the number of older Australians on unemployment benefits since 2010.
Have the changes brought about by a Federal Liberal Government and an increasingly broke and desperate Labor/Green Alliance, started to sink home to Canberrans yet? I can remember so many years ago when the same sort of looney left Labor and Green Alliance took over in Tasmania, promising a change of culture and increased economic security in the ... (more)
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 11:50 am
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