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Delay in departure
THE cruise liner Rhapsody of the Seas arrived at the Kings Wharf yesterday as rain battered Suva's stormy seas.
Wall Street Journal
Australian Exporters Reap Currency Boon
NEWCASTLE, Australia-The Australian dollar's sharp drop from last year's peak has begun delivering the hoped-for windfall for many of the nation's exporters.
Royle in fast finish
NEW South Wales triathlete Aaron Royle yesterday showed why he has already gained an early nomination for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow when he won with a thrilling finish at the Devonport Triathlon.
The Indianapolis Star
Think summer! 15 photos that will warm your spirit
We may be freezing and buried beneath record snows this winter, but elsewhere in the world, it is warm.
Huawei, Optus conduct world-first Gigasite trial in Australia
Chinese telecom giant Huawei announced here on Friday that the company and Optus, Australia's second largest telecommunication company, have completed a world- first technology trial combining multiple mobile broadband technologies, hitting aggregate throughput of 2.3 Gbps for a single, live network mobile site.
Long-range forecast shows good rain on the way for western NSW
A long-range weather forecaster has predicted decent rain is on the way for much of western New South Wales over the next month.
New guidelines double the dose for recommended physical activity in adults
New guidelines on physical activity that double the levels previously recommended are a "wake up call" for Australians, the lead author says.
If You're An Engineer, You'll Want To Watch This Video Till The End
According to the University of Newcastle, Australia, engineering isn't just simply solving problems.
Parents Are Welcoming The Opening Of New Steiner Schools In Australia More Than Ever
Steiner Australia is an educational organization that has mission to provide Steiner education to the children of Australia.
The Daily Star
Sheikh arrested for marrying Lebanese and minor in Sydney
BEIRUT: Australian police Tuesday arrested a sheikh who married a Lebanese man and a 12-year-old girl in Sydney, according to media reports, just a week after the husband was taken into custody.
International Business Times
Religious Leader Arrested After Allowing Marriage of 12-Year-Old Girl in Australia
A religious leader or "Imam" was arrested in Parramatta for overseeing the illegal marriage between a 26-year-old man to a 12-year-old girl in a Muslim ceremony in Newcastle, native outside the Parramatta police station.