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3 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
THE federal treasurer gave no prior warning that he was about to cut $80 billion from state schools and hospitals funding by 2024/25. Aside from what Mr Hockey once called the usual "grizzling" about distribution of GST revenue, infrastructure will be a key topic when treasurers travel to Cairns for a routine meeting on Friday, replacing their usual gathering in the nation's capital.
7 hrs ago | Jaunted
Last week, we went on a six-day excursion and hiked several sections of the Larapinta Trail , a walk that runs 139 miles through the Northern Territory of Australia . In the past few years, it has become known as one of the country's top treks due to its beautiful desert landscape and challenging rocky terrain.
9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
Jesus Barquin of Equipo Navazos giving a sherry seminar and tasting at Scopa Italian Roots in Venice. La Bota de Navazos Fino in Rama is a fino of astonishing depth, cool and warming at the same time.
13 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
A NEW $4m supermarket with a rooftop carpark is planned for the city's east - while there's no official word yet on what it'll be, there's some pretty strong clues ... JUST when you thought the days of dirt cheap airfares were over in the wake of massive financial losses, one low cost carrier has announced the sale of 4500 seats for $15. The first 1500 $15 fares are being offered from 3pm today by Tigerair Australia to celebrate its 15 millionth passenger since it began operations on November 23, 2007.
17 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
The couple have been soaking up all that Australia has to offer, with Kanye going off on rants, hospital dashes and Kim taking selfies with koalas - it's been a busy one Kim Kardashian and Kanye West never fail to leave a lasting impression when they globe-hop to a new sunny location - but their few weeks in Australia have been eventful to say the least. From King of cringe Kanye managing to offend the world on stage and worrying everyone with a sudden hospital dash, to Kim getting a selfie with a koala , we've seen some of the pair's best and worst moments.
BENDIGO netballer Chloe Watson has been selected in the under-21 Australian team which will travel to New Zealand for a week-long tour later this month. BENDIGO netballer Chloe Watson has been selected in the under-21 Australian team which will travel to New Zealand for a week-long tour later this month.
Newly-appointed Chief Justice Tim Carmody is visiting Townsville for a week. He recieved a proper 'welcome to Townsville' ceremony in court.
Marlena Devoe's prize money will take her to London and Italy where she will pursue a career as an opera singer. A New Zealand-born Samoan soprano has won the Joan Sutherland & Richard Bonynge Bel Canto award in Sydney - the first big win for the singer.
The at-times controversial airline is spreading its footprint to new cities, and switching out smaller 777s for jumbo-sized jets to carry even more fliers to international destinations. Emirates pursues U.S. business travelers The at-times controversial airline is spreading its footprint to new cities, and switching out smaller 777s for jumbo-sized jets to carry even more fliers to international destinations.
Kim Kardashian has so far showcased several chic styles during her trip to Australia with Kanye West , who is performing in the land Down Under as part of his Yeezus tour. Wearing a bright, figure-hugging coral mini dress, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star also took part in a meet-and-greet for hundreds of fans at a shopping mall to promote her family's Spring 2015 Kardashian Kollection.
Environmentalists criticised a new Australian government plan released Monday to protect the Great Barrier Reef in the face of UN concerns, saying it will not do enough to halt the marine park's decline. Environmentalists have criticised a new Australian government plan to protect the Great Barrier Reef, saying it will not do enough to halt the marine park's decline - by Ray Berkelmans The draft plan, now open for consultation, comes after UNESCO threatened to put the reef on its World Heritage "in danger" list and gave Canberra until February 1, 2015 to submit a report on what it was doing to protect the natural wonder.
As clinical studies on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis enter their stages, discussion of the controversial HIV prevention method has begun in Australia's gay community. Benjamin Riley navigates the emotionally-charged debate over whether this radical new took for fighting HIV means the end of the world as we know it.
NIALL Horan from boy band One Direction has turned 21, with the birthday messages pouring in from fans and his band mates. RITA Ora has sent out birthday love to Stella McCartney as she sat front row with her friend's dad, legend Paul McCartney, at London Fashion Week.
When we live somewhere for too long, we grow dull. We stop noticing our surroundings with that childlike awe we reserve for exotic, foreign cities.
After her beloved father's sudden and shocking death, Nicole Kidman has rushed to Sydney, Australia with Keith Urban in tow to be with her family during this difficult time. See the first photos of the actress after the tragic incident with took Dr. Antony Kidman's life.
George Murray Colledge was born in Gateshead in 1845, the son of Teasdale Colledge, master mariner, and his wife Mary Ann, nee Murray. He was called to Stewarton, Ayrshire, and married Matilda Ann Broomfield, daughter of the Rev R.W. Broomfield, Wesleyan minister at Lesbury, at the chapel there.
The Canterbury Bulldogs ended Melbourne's season with a 28-4 win over the Storm in the first round of the National Rugby League finals series on Sunday. The Bulldogs will next face their coach Des Hasler's old side Manly in the second round on Saturday in Sydney.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:28 pm
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