Sydney, Australia Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Sydney siege inquest: Gunman secretive, defiant narcissistRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... for safety after she escaped from a cafe under siege at Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney, Australia. The man who took 18 people hostage at a Sydney cafe last year was educated and erratic, secretive about his own life and ...

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  2. Australian pearling's Greek historyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Pearling in Australia is famous for bringing Asian culture to the North even before the White Australia Policy was formalised. But Greek immigrants have also played an important role throughout the history of pearling.

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  3. Early diagnosis of HIV among men who have sex with men in Western...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | CSIRO Publishing

    Early diagnosis of HIV among men who have sex with men in Western Australia: impact of a peer-led sexually transmissible infection testing service Byron C. Minas A C , Carolien M. Giele A , Sue C. Laing A , Lisa Bastian A , Andrew W. Burry B , Kurt J. Sales B and Donna B. Mak A B A Communicable Disease Control Directorate, Department of Health Western Australia, PO Box 8172, Perth Business Centre, WA 6849, Australia. B M Clinic, Western Australian AIDS Council, PO Box 1510 West Perth, WA 6872, Australia.

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  4. Man who escaped backpacker killer talks for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    THE man who narrowly escaped the clutches of the notorious Australian serial killer who murdered Welsh nursery nurse Joanne Walters has spoken of his ordeal for the very first time. Twenty years on from his near fatal brush with the evil Ivan Milat, backpacker Paul Onions told how he'd struggled to come to terms with that chilling day in January 1990 when accepting a lift from the New South Wales roadworker almost cost him his life.

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  5. State of Origin: Lowest NRL crowds suggest it's time for stand-alone matchesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Saturday's match between the Tigers and Cowboys was shorn of a host of genuine superstars due to Origin commitments. The lowest attendances for a premiership round since the Super League war has strengthened the argument for changes to the scheduling around State of Origin matches.

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  6. Why I'm just not cut out for life as a road rebelRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Gunman Man Monis threatened women with black magic curses if they did not have sex with him and was too 'weird' to join a bikie gang, the Sydney Siege inquest has been told. WATCH THE HEARING LIVE A CHURCH youth leader and sex offender says he does not blame his teenage victim for his crimes - but wants her "relationships" with other men considered in his sentencing.

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  7. Details emerge about Sydney gunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    A self-styled cleric who launched a deadly attack on a cafe in Sydney, Australia, last year led a complex and secretive life, an inquest has heard. The inquest, which began in January, is examining the circumstances of the December siege in which Monis took 18 people hostage.

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  8. Bikie acquitted over Gold Coast brawlRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A coronial inquest into the events surrounding the Sydney Siege has heard gunman man monis led an 'isolated' life and had some mental health issues. WATCH THE HEARING LIVE AUSTRALIA will offer to bring home the remains of 25 Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam battles nearly 50 years ago as Tony Abbott expands commemoration of Australia at war.

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  9. New call to lower speed limits for cyclist safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    A coronial inquest into the events surrounding the Sydney Siege has heard gunman Man Monis told immigration officials he had been working for Iranian intelligence. WATCH THE HEARING LIVE AUSTRALIA will offer to bring home the remains of 25 Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam battles nearly 50 years ago as Tony Abbott expands commemoration of Australia at war.

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  10. QAD Chooses IBM Cloud to Expand Australian Cloud ERP FootprintRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... services designed for global manufacturing companies, today announced it has chosen IBM's Cloud Centre in Sydney, Australia to expand hosting options for QAD Cloud ERP customers. The expansion of data centre services is in response to demand from ...

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  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Business Wire

    ... software and services for global manufacturing companies, announced it has chosen IBM's Cloud Centre in Sydney, Australia to expand hosting options for... )--Thirsty race fans rejoice! The Coca-Cola Company has extended their long-term partnership ...

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  12. NZ could not ban woman returning from Syria - John KeyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A woman with dual New Zealand and Australian citizenship who travelled to Syria last year reportedly on a humanitarian mission could not be stopped from entering the country, says Prime Minister John Key. The woman is understood to be trying to negotiate with Australian officials to return to Sydney but Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is reportedly planning to present new laws to Parliament that would withdraw citizenship from dual nationals who go abroad to fight with extremists.

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  13. Failed state: New micro-kingdom of Enclava forced to move after drawing Slovenia's ireRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    ... took place in the early 1990s. The self-styled George II, Emperor of Atlantium, another microstate outside Sydney, Australia, does not rate Liberland's and Enclava's chances of reaching statehood highly. "Since 1820, there have been something like ...

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  14. Where can I find a phone or in person interpreter for Hakka Chinese?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ask MetaFilter

    I'm looking for someone to help me communicate with my Chinese grandmother who only speaks Hakka, a dialect spoken in her village in Hong Kong. Is there somewhere I could find someone to help me interpret over the phone? We are in Sydney Australia, but would be happy for help from anywhere.

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  15. Ausgrid - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile: New...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... electricity to residential, large and small businesses, and others industries. Ausgrid is headquartered in Sydney, Australia. Full Report Details at - .. The company focuses on ...

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  16. Mobile is Seven's 'new DNA' says chief digital officer Clive DickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    MAY 21: Seven West Media's new chief digital officer Clive Dickens at Seven's Pyrmont offices on May 21, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. Clive Dickens is Seven West Media's new digital wunderkind, charged with catapulting Australia's largest free-to-air broadcaster deep into the digital age - and his top priority is the second screen.

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  17. Greens set sights on Lower HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    JEEP and Fiat are two popular car makes in Australia. But has their parent company misled car owners about their rights to refunds or replacements? CRUISE ship passengers have had their government allowances cut off weeks after returning home from holiday - and it's all down to a data error.

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  18. Taking a stand in the standsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Star Observer

    Australia's major sporting leagues are talking loudly about their support for LGBTI inclusion. But with the stands identified as the most homophobic sporting environment, Benedict Brook asks if it's time to shift the focus from the fields to the fans.

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  19. Waratahs, Stormers on rise, Hurricanes clinch playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Sydney---Australia's NSW Waratahs and South Africa's Western Stormers jumped to the top of their national conferences as the Wellington Hurricanes qualified for the Super Rugby playoffs this weekend. The Waratahs leapfrogged the ACT Brumbies to lead the Australia conference after a bonus-point 32-22 win over Canterbury Crusaders that put the New Zealand club on the brink of missing out on the finals for the first time in 14 years.

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  20. World stands up against Monsanto: Over 400 cities protest GMOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    ... blame Monsanto for monopolizing the seed market. One of the first protests of the day took place in Sydney, Australia, with the demonstrators holding up placards saying: "Sick of lies" and "GMO is killing our children slowly." An activist at the ...

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