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4 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

Drop in Western Australian exports to China

The Western Australian wine industry is being forced to reassess the extent of its reliance on China after seeing a sharp fall in sales and volume.

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6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Bishop promises closer ties with Indonesia

The Abbott government is promising a long-awaited code of conduct with Indonesia will lead to unprecedented intelligence sharing between Indonesia and Australia.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Oceania, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

7 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

APR Energy signs contract for peaking power plant in Australia

The power plant features four state-of-the-art GE TM2500+ dual-fuel turbines running on clean-burning natural gas.

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7 hrs ago | ABC News

Doubts raised about the management of national dog fence by South Australia

Questions are being raised about the South Australian Government's commitment to managing parts of the national wild dog fence.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

West Australian

BC Iron overcomes lower iron ore price

Pilbara iron ore miner BC Iron's annual profit has grown by 51 per cent despite falling iron ore prices.

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Illawarra Mercury

We have no idea how the other half lives

When politicians say things such as that the poor don't buy petrol, it's easy to accuse them of being "out of touch".

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NEWS.com.au

Second arrest over driveway fire attack on teen

A LARGE delegation of Japanese submarine experts have toured the ASC base at Osborne, raising fears the Federal Government may reverse its pre-election commitment to build new boats in Adelaide.

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Daily Mail

Wild weather and flooding set to hit Australia's east coast while...

PICTURED: The moment police turn up to arrest Miley Cyrus's homeless VMAs date hours after he returns home to see his mother in Oregon - because he's wanted on an outstanding warrant Ex-Marine, 32, is left brain damaged after 'being attacked by gang of 20 black men who said Waffle House wasn't safe for white people after Ferguson' 'Venture capital ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weather, Oceania, World News, Natural Disasters, Flood

CNews

Emergency landing: Passenger seizes controls

An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.

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Food Technology

Asia takes guts, but Australia's complementary landscape has your back

With Australia's domestic market maturing, many complementary health companies are seeing the growth that some of the big brands are enjoying in Asia and are keen to ride in on their coat tails.

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Even normal-weight teens can have dangerous eating disorders

Teenagers do not need to be rail thin to be practicing the dangerous eating behaviors associated with anorexia, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, World News, North Carolina, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Russia Taday

'White Australia' scandal: Outrage over anti-Semitic leaflets distributed in Sydney

A girl holds up a placard with an image of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a rally in Sydney against Israel's military campaign in Gaza on August 3, 2014.

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The Independent

Australian pilot praised for emergency landing after fighting off 82-year-old missionary

The OAP attempted to seize control, turning off engine mid-flight and forcing the 23-year-old pilot to make emergency landing Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Don't attack Islamic leaders: ASIO boss

Director-General of Security, David Irvine addresses the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra on Wednesday 16 July 2014.

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Related Topix: Oceania, Terrorism

Suria

Australia tycoon apologises for calling...

Australian tycoon Clive Palmer on Tuesday apologised for calling the Chinese government "mongrels" who "shoot their own people" after a fierce backlash from Beijing and politicians in Canberra.

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The Billings Outpost

Australian bluesman Harper has new album

Called "Bare Bones," it's a collaborative album with fellow Detroit-based bluesman Motor City Josh.

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ABC News

North West Australian turtles amongst the world's least known

Less is known about marine turtles in North West Australia than in most other parts of the world, according to the West Australian Department of Parks and Wildlife's primary marine turtle expert.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Marine News

Australian Forces in S. Pacific Disaster Relief Exercise

Almost 200 members of the Australian Navy, Army and Air Force are joining forces with personnel from across the region in a major humanitarian relief exercise in the South Pacific, says the Australia Defence Force .

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Area News

Witness: I saw the murder of Donald Mackay I Photos, Video

After many years of silence and in fear a man has come forward, claiming he was at the scene of the assassination of Griffith anti-drug campaigner Donald Mackay.

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Sydney Star Observer

LGBTI Indigenous Australians in remote communities lack visibility, inclusive services

In the lead up to the forthcoming State of the Nation report on LGBTI issues, Human Rights Commissioner Tim Wilson is consulting people living in remote communities to learn more about the specific challenges facing LGBTI Indigenous Australians.

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