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Soundwave 2015 Festival Tickets Available On Aug. 29, 2014 And...

The Soundwave 2015, also known as Soundwave XV, has just released its lineup and it features a lot of artists and bands including Marilyn Manson, Slipknot, Fall Out Boy, Coldrain, Godsmack and Papa Roach.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Mercury

History-making choir hits huts

Keystone State Boychoir members Ben Cerauli, 13, Tamir Oliver, 13, and Seth Jhaveri, 13, at Mawson's Huts Replica Museum yesterday.

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Stuff.co.nz

Byron Bay BluesFest with the kids

As the Antipodean winter draws slowly draws to a close, the prospect of warmer temperatures brings thoughts of outdoor activities, events and the summer festival season.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Top five: critics' picks

The mercy seat: Nick Cave stars in the reflective 20,000 Days on Earth , a pseudo-documentary about his life.

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Fox News

Travel with medications, medical devices can be daunting

For international travelers who need to carry medical devices and medications with them, it's not easy to find out the travel requirements at their destinations, and embassies in general aren't much help, according to a new study.

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Iol.co.za

China slams Palmer's 'irrational attack'

Beijing/Sydney - China's foreign ministry has condemned a verbal attack by Australian mining mogul and politician Clive Palmer as irrational and absurd, after the businessman described China's government as "bastards" who shoot their own people.

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ZDNet

NEC Australia wins $4.8m deal with WA Water

NEC Australia has won a four-year contract with the Western Australia Department of Water, which will see the company deliver an IT platform to enhance the state's capacity to manage its water resources.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Alarm could have saved 11 in Qld blaze

A SENIOR Queensland Fire and Rescue Service officer says the 11 victims of Australia's worst domestic house fire would have had time to evacuate if the home's smoke alarm was working.

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Stuff.co.nz

There's still life in Die! Die! Die

Depending on popularity or record label backing, when a Kiwi band tours overseas it may hire a van or bus to tour across the United States or Europe.

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Castanet.net

Melbourne: City of lights & festivals

It was an early October morning when we arrived into Melbourne. Surprisingly, the temperature was a chilly 10C which challenged our preconception that everywhere in Australia was always hot and warm! Located in the state of Victoria, Melbourne is the second most populous city in Australia.

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Anna.aero

Airnorth starts Darwin to Cairns route - via Gove

Cairns Airport welcomed on 18 August Airnorth's inaugural flight from Darwin, operated via Gove, with a special ceremony, including a cake in the terminal.

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ABC News

The sounds of Queensland via Berlin

The work of Berlin-based composer Thomas Meadowcroft has some uniquely Australian themes, thanks to the love of his home town.

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ABC News

Dozens of little penguins found dead at Altona Beach

Tests are being carried out to establish why 25 little penguins washed up dead at Altona Beach, west of Melbourne.

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Sydney Star Observer

'Till death (or bureaucracy) do us part

Happily married Australians are being forced to make an unimaginable decision. Benedict Brook talks to three couples who have had to choose between their gender and their marriage.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Star Online

Chinese paper calls for retaliation over Australia tycoon attack

An influential Chinese newspaper called for retaliation against Australia on Wednesday after Australian mining mogul and politician Clive Palmer described China's government as "bastards" who shoot their own people.

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CNN

Babies caught as Thailand tightens surrogacy laws

A Texan couple faces an agonizing wait for the birth of their baby boy to a surrogate, some 14,000 kilometers away, in a country now under military rule that's changing the laws mid-way through the pregnancy.

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International Business Times

Australia & Indonesia End Diplomatic Rift, Resume Intelligence & Military Cooperation

Visiting Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono gestures as he delivers a speech during his visit at the presidential palace in Manila May 23, 2014.

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Warrnambool Standard

Kids go crazy about long-distance netball visit to Camperdown

Visiting indigenous girls from Halls Creek in north-west Western Australia with grade 3 and 4 pupils at Mercy Regional College.

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Reuters

BHP Billiton says in talks to sell Nickel West unit

BHP Billiton is in talks with potential buyers for all, or part, of its Nickel West division in Australia after excluding the business from a major restructuring.

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The Drinks Business

Beetles to fight bush fly menace in Oz

A new species of beetle is being introduced into Western Australia's wine regions in an effort to eradicate swarms of bush flies wreaking havoc on the tourism industry.

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