Australia Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Tan Puay Boon assumes appointment as Principal District JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... e London, United Kingdom. He also holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree from the University of Melbourne, Australia, and a Master of Science (Civil Engineering) degree from NUS.

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  2. Barrick Gold Sells Cowal MineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Canadian miner's sale of Australia's Cowal gold mine to Evolution is part of plans to reduce debt by $3 billion SYDNEY-Barrick Gold Corp. said it will sell an Australian gold operation to local miner Evolution Mining Ltd. for US$550 million, one of several planned sales aimed at helping the miner reduce billions of dollars in debt.

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  3. Feature doc planned on aborted superhero picRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Inside Film

    ... with the support of our award winning academics and the best media production and post-production facilities in Australia. Apply now for Macquarie University's Master of Creative Media and start in August. Be on Fire in 2015 and get make your Hit ...

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  4. Lotto luck strikes twice in BallajuraRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... for the Monte Carlo Formula One Grand Prix. From Pharrell to Lewis Hamilton, see who's spending time trackside. AUSTRALIA will offer to bring home the remains of 25 Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam battles nearly 50 years ago as Tony Abbott ...

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  5. We must stay ahead of terror game: PMRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... for the Monte Carlo Formula One Grand Prix. From Pharrell to Lewis Hamilton, see who's spending time trackside. AUSTRALIA will offer to bring home the remains of 25 Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam battles nearly 50 years ago as Tony Abbott ...

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  6. Man dies after motorbike and ute collision at DungowanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    Investigations are continuing after the death of a 54-year-old man following a head-on collision between a ute and a motorbike in northern New South Wales.

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  7. Stan Thomson, ABC's gentleman of radio announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    "It's time". It's been the medium through which he's lived his life throughout the last 27 years and fittingly it was on-air that the south east's longest running broadcaster announced his retirement on Monday.

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  8. Rediscovered bust tells a darker storyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... burnt it to the ground. Otto Waschatz died in 1935, aged 80, recognised as the pre-eminent artisan plasterer in Australia, but broken, as so many others were, by the actions of the state and federal governments against German immigrants during the ...

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  9. ACCC takes legal action against Moses and Paul Obeid over mining licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    The competition watchdog has launched court action over the issuing of a mining licence previously found to be corrupt by the New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption . The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is taking the action over alleged bid rigging against six companies and five individuals, including Moses and Paul Obeid, sons of disgraced former state Labor minister Eddie Obeid.

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  10. Slur campaign won't stop dad finding his daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... for the Monte Carlo Formula One Grand Prix. From Pharrell to Lewis Hamilton, see who's spending time trackside. AUSTRALIA will offer to bring home the remains of 25 Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam battles nearly 50 years ago as Tony Abbott ...

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

    7 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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  12. Albion Park Rail man arrested after ramming police carsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Kiama Independent

    A MAN has been charged after he allegedly rammed two police cars to avoid apprehension in Albion Park Rail yesterday. A MAN has been charged after he allegedly rammed two police cars to avoid apprehension in Albion Park Rail yesterday.

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  13. Police investigate stabbing in MoamaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Benalla Ensign

    A Moama man, 26, is still recovering in Echuca hospital after being stabbed during a fight at a Shaw St home on Saturday night.

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  14. Beekeepers raise concerns about relevance of new biosecurity codeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    Beekeepers are concerned an industry draft code of practice for biosecurity does not properly address current struggles faced by workers on the ground. For the past three years, independent organisation Plant Health Australia has been working with governments and the honey bee industry to implement effective biosecurity arrangements for beekeepers across Australia.

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  15. Hampden's future looks bright as next generation impresses | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    The HFNL Under 18 side with their Interleague Cup, after a victory over MFNL at the Reid Oval. 150523RG22 Picture: ROB GUNSTONE HFNL's Jayden Watson looks for a forward option as MFNL's Jye Noonan closes to tackle.

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  16. 'I almost stopped because it was so painful': Nicole Trunfio opens...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... The Australian model is pictured breastfeeding her baby on a special subscribers cover for the June issue of ELLE Australia . Opening up more about the benefits of breastmilk on Instagram on Monday, she continued, 'Every time my baby has a scratch I ...

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  17. Council group passes motion urging regional fuel price capRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    The Colac Otway Shire Council, in the state's south-west, introduced the proposal amid fears of collusion by distributors. "There's something not right, whether it's retailers or distributors, we haven't got the evidence but something has to change because it's having a detrimental effect on the local economy."

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  18. Backpackers deserting Australia after budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    A labour hire operator says backpackers and international workers are already turning their backs on Australia due to the Federal Government's budget changes. The federal budget proposed removing the tax-free threshold for those on working holiday visas, forcing them to pay at least $32.5 per cent tax on every dollar then earned.

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  19. $60k of cannabis found in truckRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    Police have charged a man after a traffic stop uncovered about $60,000 worth of drugs in south-west New South Wales. Officers from the Barrier Local Area Command pulled the white truck over on the Sturt Highway at Gol Gol on Saturday afternoon and found cash and a large amount of cannabis stashed in boxes.

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  20. UPDATE 1-Barrick to sell Cowal mine to Evolution Mining for $550 mlnRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Barrick Gold Corp, the world's biggest gold producer, said on Sunday that it had reached an agreement to sell its Cowal mine in Australia to Evolution Mining for $550 million. The deal is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2015, Barrick said.

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