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 2016-04-30 18:23 

The West Australian

Liberals in survival fight... +
 2016-04-30 18:23 

The West Australian

Hundreds report sex abuse to royal commission... +
 2016-04-30 18:23 

The West Australian

Farming alarm as Chinese blocked... +
 2016-04-30 18:23 

The West Australian

Electric shock charges probable... +
 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Uncle charged with murdering student... +

A former IT worker accused of stabbing his wife's niece to death and dumping her body in waters off the NSW Central Coast has been remanded in custody....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Five dead in Sudanese army plane crash... +

Sudan's army says a military transport plane has crashed due to a technical failure while landing in the country's south, killing all five crew members....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Nissan recalls nearly four million cars... +

Nearly four million Nissan cars are being recalled due to major safety problems where passenger air bags or seat belts could fail in a crash....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Search continues for Sydney gunman... +

A gunman remains at large after a targeted shooting in Sydney's southwest that left one man dead and two other people injured....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Search for Melbourne real estate millions... +

Investigators are searching for millions of dollars missing from the trust fund of six Melbourne real estate offices....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Kenya burns vast piles of elephant tusks... +

Kenya's president has set fire to thousands of elephant tusks and rhino horns, destroying a stockpile that would have been worth a fortune to smugglers and sending a message that trade in the animal parts must be stopped....

 2016-04-30 18:00 

The Australian

Tributes flow after fatal equestrian fall... +

The horse-riding community has been plunged into mourning over the death of a teenager who was fatally injuring during a competition at a major equestrian event in Sydney....

 2016-04-30 17:59 

The Australian

Eleven drown on Qld beaches in 2015/16... +

Surf lifesavers say the 11 drowning deaths on Queensland's beaches during the past six months were entirely preventable....

 2016-04-30 17:59 

The Australian

Federal budget details to be released... +

Australians can expect to hear more details about the federal budget in the lead-up to its release on Tuesday....

 2016-04-30 17:59 

The Australian

Protesters clash with police in Germany... +

German left-wing demonstrators have clashed with police as they tried to break up the first full conference of the anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany where Chancellor Angela Merkel's policies came under attack....

 2016-04-30 17:59 

The Australian

Boy pulls fake gun on police in Sydney... +

A teenager has been charged after allegedly pointing a fake gun in the face of a Sydney police officer....

 2016-04-30 17:57 

The West Australian

Rosberg claims Russia pole as Hamilton hit by more engine trouble... +
 2016-04-30 17:28 

Radio Australia

Islamic State claims murder of Hindu tailor in Bangladesh... +

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the murder of a Hindu tailor in central Bangladesh....

 2016-04-30 16:52 

9 News

[ World ]

Protesters set up in Baghdad's Green Zone... +

Security forces have fired teargas and bullets into the air to try to stop more protesters from entering Baghdad's Green Zone....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Search for Melbourne real estate millions... +

The search is underway for millions of dollars missing from six Melbourne real estate offices....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Tributes flow after fatal equestrian fall... +

The equestrian community is in mourning after teenager Caitlyn Fischer died while competing in the Sydney International Horse Trials....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Eleven drown on Qld beaches in 2015 16... +

Surf Life Saving Queensland says 11 people drowned on the state's beaches during the 2015/16 patrol season....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Federal budget details to be released... +

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison is expected to release budget details in advance, with small and medium business set to be the biggest winners....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Search continues for Sydney gunman... +

A search is under way to find a gunman involved in a shooting at a western Sydney shopping centre that left one man dead and two other people injured....

 2016-04-30 16:30 

9 News

Uncle charged with murdering student... +

A man accused of murdering 25-year-old international student Mengmei Leng has been formally refused bail....

 2016-04-30 15:33 

news.com.au

Melbourne asylum policy protesters rally... +

Hundreds of people gathered in Melbourne's CBD to voice opposition to the federal government's treatment of asylum seekers and call for the closure of offshore detention centres....

 2016-04-30 15:23 

The West Australian

Iran's moderates make modest gains in run-off election... +
 2016-04-30 14:59 

The Australian

Sweden celebrates king's 70th with ABBA... +

Royals from around the world flew in, loyal Swedes have lined the streets of Stockholm and the sounds of ABBA's Dancing Queen have rung out from an army band as Sweden celebrated King Carl XVI Gustaf's 70th birthday....

 2016-04-30 14:59 

The Australian

Five killed in Texas floods... +

A grandmother and four of her grandchildren have been killed in floods in Texas caused by a storm system that has unleashed tornadoes, damaging hail and torrential rains on several central US states....

 2016-04-30 14:59 

The Australian

Melbourne asylum policy protesters rally... +

Hundreds of people gathered in Melbourne's CBD to voice opposition to the federal government's treatment of asylum seekers and call for the closure of offshore detention centres....

 2016-04-30 14:59 

The Australian

Will Ferrell 'not pursuing' Reagan film... +

Will Ferrell is not pursuing a film project about President Ronald Reagan, a spokesman for the actor has said....

 2016-04-30 14:58 

The Australian

Cries heard in rubble of Nairobi building... +

Rescue workers are racing to save more residents from the rubble of a six-storey building in Nairobi after it collapsed following heavy rain, killing at least 10 people....

 2016-04-30 14:58 

The Australian

Iraqi protesters breach Green Zone... +

Hundreds of protesters have climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government....

 2016-04-30 14:46 

9 News

Boy pulls fake gun on police in Sydney... +

A 15-year-old who allegedly pulled a fake pistol on police in Sydney is due to appear in court....

 2016-04-30 14:33 

news.com.au

Iraqi protesters breach Green Zone... +

Hundreds of protesters have climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government....

 2016-04-30 14:33 

news.com.au

Sweden celebrates king's 70th with ABBA... +

Royals from around the world flew in, loyal Swedes have lined the streets of Stockholm and the sounds of ABBA's Dancing Queen have rung out from an army band as Sweden celebrated King Carl XVI Gustaf's 70th birthday....

 2016-04-30 14:33 

news.com.au

Will Ferrell 'not pursuing' Reagan film... +

Will Ferrell is not pursuing a film project about President Ronald Reagan, a spokesman for the actor has said....

 2016-04-30 14:23 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Men say no to dude fests at conferences... +

Five of Australia's most booked male conference speakers will boycott panels that don't include women, criticising organisers for taking the lazy way out by opting for "dude fests"....

 2016-04-30 14:23 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Weasel stops biggest scientific instrument in the world... +

The Large Hadron Collider - the world's biggest, most powerful particle accelerator - is going to be out of commission for a few days. Scientists are blaming a weasel....

 2016-04-30 14:23 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'Black people should be shot', Australia Post worker allegedly told... +

Australia Post has taken months to deal with racist allegations involving a senior employee allegedly telling an Aboriginal worker that "black people" should be "strung up and shot"....

 2016-04-30 14:16 

Radio Australia

Budget 2016: Education shapes as election battleground as Birmingham announces funding boost... +

The Federal Government promises to pump an extra $1.2 billion into the nation's schools, as part of a wider package of reforms, partially reversing the cuts made in the 2014 budget....

 2016-04-30 14:05 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Education shapes up as election battleground after funding pledge... +

The Federal Government promises to pump an extra $1.2 billion into the nation's schools, as part of a wider package of reforms, partially reversing the cuts made in the 2014 budget....

 2016-04-30 14:00 

Radio Australia

Lochie Connaughton: Body of NSW teen killed in Bali scooter accident flown home... +

The body of 16-year-old Lochie Connaughton, who died in a scooter crash while holidaying with his family in Bali, is flown back to Australia....

 2016-04-30 13:58 

The Australian

Thousands of Japan quake buildings at risk... +

More than 12,000 buildings are at risk of collapse following the powerful earthquakes that jolted southwestern Japan around two weeks ago, leaving nearly 50 dead, the Japanese government says....

 2016-04-30 13:58 

The Australian

Bangladesh Hindu man hacked to death... +

A Hindu man has been hacked to death in Bangladesh, the latest in a spate of similar attacks there....

 2016-04-30 13:57 

The Australian

UK's Labour launches anti-semitism inquiry... +

Britain's opposition Labour Party has launched an inquiry into how to tackle anti-semitism after suspending former London mayor Ken Livingstone days before it contests elections in London, Scotland and Wales....

 2016-04-30 13:57 

The Australian

Tributes to NSW teen killed in Bali crash... +

As parents of an Australian teenager prepare to bring their son's body home from Bali following a fatal scooter crash, friends have posted tributes on social media to the 16-year-old....

 2016-04-30 13:57 

The Australian

Three teens arrested in Sydney 'car chase'... +

A police chase from Chatswood in Sydney's lower north shore to The Rocks has ended with three teenagers arrested....

 2016-04-30 13:57 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Path clears for pill testing at music festivals - outside NSW... +

Senior police and politicians are supporting a nationwide pill testing trial at music festivals - outside NSW...

 2016-04-30 13:45 

The Age

Balance the books, win the election... +
 2016-04-30 13:36 

Radio Australia

Kenya torches world's biggest ivory bonfire to save elephants... +

Eleven giant pyres of tusks are set on fire as Kenya torches its vast ivory stockpile in a grand gesture aimed at shocking the world into stopping the slaughter of elephants....

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