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2 hrs ago | The Sydney Morning Herald
I'm often asked just how much a Qantas frequent flyer point is actually worth. The answer, frustratingly, is "it depends".
3 hrs ago | The Straits Times
Aircraft of Australian low-cost carrier Jetstar Airways and Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia are seen at Changi International Airport in Singapore on May 8, 2014.
3 hrs ago | Reuters
Australian budget airline Jetstar apologised on Wednesday after a crew member told passengers on a flight from the Gold Coast tourist strip, including some returning from a popular music festival, to flush away "anything you shouldn't have".
5 hrs ago | Indymedia.ie
Did Abbot really think he could suppress a story like this? He seems intent on turning Australia into a dictatorship.
9 hrs ago | ABC News
Hobart Lord Mayor Damon Thomas has backed a new $25 entry fee for the Taste of Tasmania, saying it will allow the food festival to grow.
14 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser
BENDIGO Braves forward Dustin Salisbery has captured the player of the week awards for round 17 in the South East Australia Basketball League season.
18 hrs ago | Medical News Today
Addressing the 2014 Australian Winter School Conference in Brisbane in late July, Dr Rowan said the increased prevalence of chronic pain and growing use of prescription and over-the-counter painkillers is contributing to higher rates of addiction and substance dependency.
Abbott's culture war hits the road. Is air travel getting less safe? Ben Sandilands looks at the odds of a crash.
The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinkmanship of Russia and the West.
"It was astounding to see the strength of this young man," he told State Parliament, while questioning why the chief executive of horizontal drilling company Arogen was not being awarded more tenders.
A group of Australian students has set a new world speed record for an electric vehicle A group of students from the University of New South Wales in Australia has set a new world speed record for an electric vehicle.
Public transport users who want to travel via train, ferry or bus anonymously on NSW's Opal card will at last be able to buy unregistered smart cards.
A bequest from a Bundaberg family means locals suffering from arthritis will soon have the latest information on managing the debilitating disease.
Dutch forensic experts have not been able to travel to the MH17 crash site due to fighting in the region.
A group of 157 Sri Lankan asylum seekers who were held at sea by Australian authorities for almost a month, sparking a legal challenge against their detention, have arrived at a detention camp on mainland Australia, government officials said on Monday.
ARE the reports of a recovering US economy too optimistic. Here's one argument why America might be heading for another recession.
It could have all turned out so differently. Had Captain Jean-Francois Langlois and 63 pioneering French nationals arrived in the Land of the Long White Cloud a few weeks earlier, New Zealand would now be Nouvelle-Zelande.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 11:36 pm
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