Oceania Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Unchecked path of a paedophile priestRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    PAEDOPHILE priest Gerald Ridsdale said it would have "saved so many others" if the Catholic Church hierarchy had reported him to police after his first offences. Disgraced: Paedophile priest Gerald Ridsdale gave evidence at the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse via video-link on Thursday.


  2. Khaled Sharrouf: Mother of boy pictured holding severed head...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Independent

    Khaled Sharrouf: Mother of boy pictured holding severed head 'wants to return to Australia' - but PM warns family will face full force of law Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The mother of a young child who was pictured holding the severed head of a man has been told she will face the "full severity" of the law if she tries to return to Australia with her children.


  3. Arts, humour and sports feature in CBC's 2015-16 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    Comedian Will Saso puts Canadians through a series of hidden camera tests in the new CBC comedy Fool Canada. Produced by Shaftsbury Films, Fool Canada is one of nine new programs on the broadcaster's 2015-16 programming lineup revealed Thursday.


  4. BikeRoundOz Now Offering Nationwide Motorcycle Rentals And Tours In AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Roadracing World

    The merging of three of Australia's largest tour and rental operators means that 'Down Under' two-wheeled explorers have a single source for pre-ride advice, rental bikes, tours and support no matter where they roam across Oz. BikeRoundOz has been serving the region for 14 years.


  5. The 12 Coolest Cultural Festivals Worth Traveling For This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've been a travel writer and editor for 13 years - including several as a senior editor at ForbesLife - and I've written about more than 400 luxury destinations and hotels in 70 countries . I know the difference between what's merely expensive and what deserves its high price tag.


  6. 'Get out', world media tells BlatterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    FIFA was plunged into crisis on Wednesday, two days before Sepp Blatter stands for re-election for a fifth term, when Swiss police arrested seven officials in Zurich at the request of United States authorities for alleged corruption veryone around is saying that it is time for Sepp Blatter's long reign as president of soccer's governing body to come to an end, even if there is no evidence that the Swiss is personally corrupt. World media demanded that FIFA's veteran president step down following the shock arrests of top officials in the organisation, suspected of corruption and fraud.


  7. Strewth: There's a whole town in Australia that lives undergroundRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Metro

    Coober Pedy, the underground town has featured in several films including The landscape Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, and The Adventures of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert On the surface, the place looks pretty deserted. With just a few hotels and, randomly, a golf course dotted around, the place has the air of an abandoned town.


  8. FFA to back Prince Ali bin al-Hussein in FIFA presidential electionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    Football Federation Australia is backing Jordan's Prince Ali bin al-Hussein in the FIFA presidential election, set to take place on Friday. Incumbent president Sepp Blatter is facing a challenge to hang on to the position after 14 people, including seven top FIFA officials, were arrested by Swiss and US authorities for corruption.


  9. Pena: Endangered AnimalsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Philippines is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of biodiversity. This means we have a rich variety of plants and animals some of which can only be found here.


  10. Study casts doubts on value of long-acting drenchesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Much of the work in the Wairarapa Anthelmintic Trial was done by host farmers and volunteers, who contributed labour, stock and resources on eight commercial scale properties. Independent trials of long-acting anthelmintic drenches and controlled-release capsules on ewes pre-lambing has shown this form of parasitic worm control to be variable, unpredictable and not necessarily profitable.


  11. Expectation grows on EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    England's week couldn't have gone better at Lord's. It was was a major surprise to everybody that they turned things around in such dramatic fashion having slipped well behind in the game.


  12. Newcastle Thunder set sights on Super League as Magic Weekend hits townRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    The arrival of Magic Weekend to St James' Park has seen Newcastle Thunder stating their long-term goal of a return to Super League Newcastle Thunder have thus far been careful to play down their Super League ambitions, but with Magic Weekend hitting Tyneside the belt is beginning to loosen. Now under the ownership of rugby union neighbours Newcastle Falcons, Thunder are aiming for a crowd in excess of 2,000 at Kingston Park on Friday night for their League One clash with York.


  13. World is watching for city's big ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin

    Townsville TEDx volunteers Tania Clarke, Adam Brown, 17, Barb Santarossa, and Danaella Wivell advertising the satellite viewing party in the JCU Eddie Mabo Library. Picture: Wesley Monts THE countdown is on to Townsville's first TEDx event and thousands of viewers from as far afield as Canada, the US, Indonesia and Guatemala will tune in to watch the speeches live.


  14. Australia's 12 best hotels from five star luxury to the greatest minibarRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The 12 best hotels in Australia: From exquisite five star luxury to the hotel with the greatest minibar, the definitive list revealed The Langham in Sydney took 3 of the Gourmet Traveller's Hotel Guide Award categories including Hotel of the Year Guests pay between $600 and $3500 a night for the harbour views, 20-metre pool and 10 massage treatment rooms Canberra's eccentric Hotel Hotel was named the Boutique Hotel of the Year and scored the title of Best Bar Travelers looking for a room with the most luxurious pool or even the ultimate breakfast can breathe easy as Australia's best hotels have finally been announced.


  15. Sticky Carpet: Normie Rowe celebrates half a century in musicRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Age

    April 1968: Normie Rowe makes a break from fans on the set of his film, Don't Let It Get You. Australian singer Normie Rowe celebrates half a century in the music industry this year.


  16. Students ignorant of how to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    WHILE a third of Aussie travellers remain steadfastly loyal to their homegrown carriers, more and more are jumping ship to cheaper competitors. CARDINAL George Pell is keen to confront allegations he covered-up paedophile priests and attempted to bribe a victim, friends say.


  17. Terrence Mann Directs, Stars in CRT's Les Miserables, Beginning TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Connecticut Repertory Theatre presents LES MISERABLES, directed by Terrence Mann and also starring Mann as Inspector Javert, a role he originated on Broadway and for which he received his first Tony Award-nomination. Performances of LES MISERABLES begin tonight May 28, 2015 and continue through June 7, 2015 at Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre.


  18. Big challenges awaitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Rohingya migrants who arrived in Indonesia last week by boat wait in line for breakfast at a temporary shelter in Aceh Timur regency near Langsa in Indonesia's Aceh province May 27. In the past month, more than 3,000 desperate, hungry people have landed on the shores of Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, drawing international attention to a crisis in Southeast Asia. Arrivals of the overcrowded boats -- crammed with Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar and impoverished Bangladeshis hoping to find jobs -- have now slowed.


  19. 5 Storylines to Follow in Super Rugby Week 16Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Super Rugby's Week 16 brings the battle for the top spot in two of the three conferences into sharp focus. While the Hurricanes have the New Zealand section sewn up, it is nip and tuck in Australia and South Africa.


  20. Site Specific: Why Local Culture Matters to Meeting PlannersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BiZBash Event Style News

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