Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Western Australia, Australia News

Local news for Western Australia, Australia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | Newswise

IARS Announces New Affiliation with Society of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine

Newswise - July 31, 2014 - The International Anesthesia Research Society and the Society of Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine announce the signing of an affiliation agreement between the two organizations.

Comment?

Related Topix: Anesthesiology, Australia, World News

5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Secretive WA parrot under zoo surveillance

PERTH Zoo's most recent arrivals are so secretive their keepers are using an elaborate CCTV set-up to figure out what they eat, with the bigger goal of breeding the rare birds.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

10 hrs ago | Newsday

New guidance on delivery charges

The government has unveiled new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers in remote parts of the UK.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe Travel, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom, Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel, Australia

11 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Ethiopians in Perth protest against Andargachew abduction

Ethiopians in Perth, Western Australia, protested the illegal abduction of Mr Andargachew Tsige, Secretary of Ginbot 7, a well known and respected patriot, freedom fighter and a human rights defender.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News, Yemen, Middle East, Eritrea,

13 hrs ago | West Australian

3D printer seeks ASX presence

Privately-owned 3D Group and ASX-listed entity Oz Brewing have agreed that Oz Brewing will acquire 3D Group for more than 1.4 billion Oz Brewing shares, plus 750 million options.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

13 hrs ago | ABC News

Preparations underway for first Pilbara farmers' market and harvest dinner

It's better known for producing iron ore, but Western Australia's Pilbara region is also home to a growing number of backyard fruit and vegetable producers.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Fruits, Australia, World News, Home Gardening, Home, Agriculture, Science

13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

Racing chief quiet on TAB sell-off

WA'S racing chief refuses to speculate on potential privatisation of the TAB until the State Government makes its decision.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Damaging winds set to hit Adelaide

A STRONG front with damaging winds is expected to hit the Adelaide metropolitan area around midday on Thursday before spreading to the Mid North and Riverland regions in the afternoon.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

Yahoo!

Bomb squad in Kalgoorlie for explosives

A residential area in Western Australia's Goldfields region is in lock-down after explosives were discovered in the front garden of a house.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania

ABC News

Fremantle Port lockout averted as parties agree to negotiate

A proposed lockout of workers at Fremantle Port has been averted after the company involved and the Maritime Union of Australia agreed to continue negotiating an enterprise bargaining agreement .

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

PhysOrg Weblog

Group-based drumming program improves mental health of prisoners

An independent evaluation by The University of Western Australia of an innovative program trialled in WA prisons has found a group-based program that combines hand drumming with social and emotional learning can improve the mental health of prisoners.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

News Post Leader

Schoolgirl wins prize for health and safety

Stakeford schoolgirl Emily Pattison, eight, won the competition launched by oil and gas exploration and production company, Inpex, by designing a poster entitled 'Be Healthy, Be Safe' echoing Inpex's 'Zero Harm' and 'Safety Number One' slogans.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News

Yahoo!

MidWest murder accused to plead not guilty

A 65-year-old man accused of murdering a younger man during an argument at a small settlement in Western Australia's Mid West region on New Year's Eve intends to fight the charge.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Yahoo!

Arise, piano queen Moore

Lisa Moore, described by the New Yorker as the queen of avant-garde piano, is finally coming to Perth.

Comment?

Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Australia, Oceania, New York Government, Classical, Steve Reich,

Yahoo!

Quilty bares truth in conflict

Like many other Australians who returned from a war in a foreign land, Ben Quilty came home a profoundly changed person.

Comment?

Related Topix: Folk, Australia, Oceania, World News, Asia, Afghanistan,

Scoop

Parliament Marks Centenary Of NZ Entering WWI

I move, that this House recognise that on the 4th of August 2014, we will mark the centenary of New Zealand entering the First World War .

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Australia,

Aberdeen City Council

Western Australian delegation explores business opportunities in Aberdeen

The Granite City's profile as an international centre of excellence in the energy industry was under the spotlight today when a parliamentary delegation from Western Australia visited the city.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News,

NEWS.com.au

For sale: One cult compound. Messiah not included

WHILE inner city properties may be popular with renters that's not where you would get the most bang for your buck if you're looking to invest.

Comment?

Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Australia, World News,

The Straits Times

5 facts you need to know about Kaplan-Murdoch programmes

Choosing the right educational institution to jumpstart your professional career can be a daunting task.

Comment?

Related Topix: Australia, World News, Inventions, Science / Technology, Harvard University

Sydney Morning Herald

These five charts show the state of discrimination towards indigenous Australians

One in five young Australians would move if a person of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent sat next to them, a survey has found.

2 comments

Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News,

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••