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 2018-01-16 06:54 

The Age

Banks cut savings interest rates over holiday season...

Banks have quietly cut savings account interest rates during the summer months, with many customers now earning less than 1 per cent on their cash in the bank....

 2018-01-16 06:49 

The Age

ASX sours while Bellamy's soars...

The ASX ended lower as banks and miners weighed, although Bellamy's bucked the trend with a 24 per cent surge....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

PNG volcano could cause tsunami...

People in Papua New Guinea are being warned that an eruption of a volcano in the South Pacific nation could also cause a local tsunami....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

NT policeman hospitalised by 15yo boy...

A Northern Territory teenager has allegedly bashed a police officer in Alice Springs, leaving him hospitalised with a head injury....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Former treasurer Swan weighs up future...

Former treasurer and Labor campaign veteran Wayne Swan could announce his retirement when nominations open later this year for the federal election due by May 2019....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Private education costs $475,000: report...

Private education costs have soared at almost double the rate of wages growth over the past decade, new research shows....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Police, militants die in Caracas shootout...

Venezuelan authorities have arrested five members of a...

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingya plan...

Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins following a meeting of the neighbours to implement a pact signed last year....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

NT policeman hospitalised by 15yo boy...

A Northern Territory teenager has allegedly bashed a police officer in Alice Springs, leaving him hospitalised with a head injury....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Australia Day debate has to stop: Mundine...

Indigenous leader Warren Mundine has pleaded for an end to the...

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

'Torture' claim at WA juvenile jail denied...

Claims that children have been...

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Sydney’s rail pain is set to worse with workers going on strike...

SYDNEY'S rail commuters, already ropeable due to the network's recent delays, have another reason to be frustrated with the rail union calling a 24-hour strike....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

news.com.au

Unity on N Korea important: Xi to Trump...

China's President Xi Jinping has told US President Donald Trump in a phone call that the hard-earned easing of tensions on the Korean peninsula must continue, Chinese state media reports....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

'Torture' claim at WA juvenile jail denied...

Claims that children have been...

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

Private education costs $475,000: report...

Private education costs have soared at almost double the rate of wages growth over the past decade, new research shows....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

Police, militants die in Caracas shootout...

Venezuelan authorities have arrested five members of a...

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Australia Day debate has to stop: Mundine...

Indigenous leader Warren Mundine has pleaded for an end to the...

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Former treasurer Swan weighs up future...

Former treasurer and Labor campaign veteran Wayne Swan could announce his retirement when nominations open later this year for the federal election due by May 2019....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

PNG volcano could cause tsunami...

People in Papua New Guinea are being warned that an eruption of a volcano in the South Pacific nation could also cause a local tsunami....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingya plan...

Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins following a meeting of the neighbours to implement a pact signed last year....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Unity on N Korea important: Xi to Trump...

China's President Xi Jinping has told US President Donald Trump in a phone call that the hard-earned easing of tensions on the Korean peninsula must continue, Chinese state media reports....

 2018-01-16 06:45 

Radio Australia

Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan dies suddenly in London at 46...

Dolores O'Riordan, the lead singer of rock group The Cranberries, dies suddenly at the age of 46 during a trip to London for a recording session, her publicist says....

 2018-01-16 06:41 

Courier Mail

Robbo lauds new Tahs coach...

Rugby: NSW Waratahs prop Tom Robertson says new assistant coach Simon Cron is key to a stronger scrum for his side, lauding the impact of the former Northern Suburbs coach....

 2018-01-16 06:40 

Courier Mail

Steam and Ash Rise From Mayon Volcano. Credit YouTube/Ranelle Sertan via Storyful...

Clouds of steam and ash rose from the Mayon volcano after pyroclastic flows rolled down its flanks on Tuesday, January 16, in the latest volcanic activity that has seen thousands evacuated from nearby homes in the Philippines' Bicol region. Philippine...

 2018-01-16 06:38 

9 News

Bridal store owner fined $14k for failing to deliver wedding dresses...

A Queensland bridal store owner has been fined $14,000 and ordered to pay back the brides she ripped off. The Office of Fair Trading launched legal action against Sharon Lucille Bennett after complaints were made by four separate brides. Lauren Copelin or...

 2018-01-16 06:36 

Courier Mail

FULL INTERVIEW: Australia to become leader in home solar power...

Bloomberg New Energy Finance analyst Annabel Wilton says competitive installation costs have helped make Australia a world leader in solar installations. By 2040, half of all buildings in Australia are expected to use solar power....

 2018-01-16 06:36 

Courier Mail

Woman dies after a fire on casino boat off Florida coast...

One woman has died and dozens were left injured after a shuttle boat ferrying patrons to a casino ship off the Florida Gulf Coast caught on fire. After the boat's captain noticed smoke coming from the engine room he immediately turned back in an attem...

 2018-01-16 06:35 

9 News

Backlash continues over capped crowds for new Optus Stadium...

It's Western Australia's new crown jewel but 15,000 cricket fans could be locked out of the new Perth Stadium before the gates even open. The capacity at Optus Stadium is 55,000 but the state government has been advised to cap its capacity for a B...

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

Upgrade sends Bellamy's to two-year high...

Shares in Bellamy's have hit a two-year high after the infant formula maker upgraded its full-year profit forecast for a second time on the back of strong Chinese demand for its infant formula....

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

Australia Day debate has to stop: Mundine...

Indigenous leader Warren Mundine has pleaded for an end to the "disgraceful"; debate over Australia Day, echoing the prime minister's worry that it is dividing the country....

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

Private education costs $475,000: report...

Private education costs have soared at almost double the rate of wages growth over the past decade, new research shows....

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingya plan...

Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins following a meeting of the neighbours to implement a pact signed last year....

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

'Torture' claim at WA juvenile jail denied...

Claims that children have been "tortured" at Western Australia's juvenile detention centre by being kept in solitary confinement for prolonged periods have been rejected by the union representing staff....

 2018-01-16 06:33 

Courier Mail

Police, militants die in Caracas shootout...

Venezuelan authorities have arrested five members of a "terrorist cell" linked to self-proclaimed rogue Venezuelan helicopter pilot Oscar Perez, and killed several other militants during a shootout in a poor area outside Caracas....

 2018-01-16 06:22 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

Rare turtle nest threatened by wild surf smashing Coffs Coast...

Residents scramble to save a rare turtle nest at a beach south of Coffs Harbour, which is under threat of being destroyed by a massive king tide....

 2018-01-16 06:20 

ABC Australia

[ South Australia ]

SA Premier's snub of leaders debate an act of 'political payback'...

SA Premier Jay Weatherill thumbs his nose at his opponents by declining an invitation to a pre-election debate organised by the Property Council, as both he and Liberal leader Steven Marshall fight to distance themselves from Nick Xenophon....

 2018-01-16 06:20 

Radio Australia

Sydney and NSW train workers to go on 24-hour strike...

Train workers in New South Wales will strike for 24 hours later in the month, further plunging the struggling Sydney rail network into chaos....

 2018-01-16 06:12 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Sydney train workers to go on 24-hour strike...

Train workers in New South Wales will strike for 24 hours later in the month, further plunging the struggling Sydney rail network into chaos....

 2018-01-16 06:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Don't slug taxpayers, fix health insurance, says AMA...

The Australian Medical Association says private health insurers should address low quality and sometimes...

 2018-01-16 06:07 

9 News

Former treasurer Swan weighs up future...

Former treasurer and Labor campaign veteran Wayne Swan could announce his retirement when nominations open later this year for the federal election due by May 2019. Malcolm Turnbull could go to the polls as early as August 4 this year and Labor is well ad...

 2018-01-16 05:58 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

William Hill might leave Australia over tighter gambling regulations...

Senator Nick Xenophon says he "doesn't have a violin small enough for William Hill" after the global gambling giant says it is reviewing its Australian operations because of changes to betting laws....

 2018-01-16 05:52 

The Age

First round offers: It's getting harder to get into university...

Students are flocking to nursing, Victoria's most popular university course has become easier to get into and medicine remains the most competitive degree....

 2018-01-16 05:48 

news.com.au

Asian shares slip as iron ore softens...

Asian shares slumped as miners were pressured by weaker Chinese iron ore prices, while the euro stood near a 3-year peak on rising expectations that the European Central Bank could pare its monetary stimulus....

 2018-01-16 05:48 

9 News

Police car rammed during dramatic Melbourne arrest...

A police car has been rammed and a man has been arrested after a short pursuit through East Melbourne this afternoon. 9NEWS understands the suspect was pulled from his vehicle and arrested on Wellington Parade near Jolimont station. Witnesses have told of...

 2018-01-16 05:47 

9Honey

Ivana Trump says Donald 'definitely not racist' Ivana Trump says Donald's not racist, speaks up for the President...

Donald Trump's ex-wife appeared on Good Morning Britain to call him 'a stable genius'...

 2018-01-16 05:47 

9Honey

What we're talking about today: Princess Charlotte ruling the roost, sexist 'mother and baby aisle', and a magical engagement shoot...

News stories 16 1 18...

 2018-01-16 05:46 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Bridal party picture released by police in attempt to return stolen USB...

Do you know these women? Queensland police release an image of an unknown bridal party from a USB stick, allegedly stolen by a man south of Brisbane....

 2018-01-16 05:38 

9 News

Caravan explodes in ball of flames by roadside...

9NEWS Perth viewers have filmed an explosion on the side of the road as a caravan burst into flames. The incident occurred on Marmion Ave near the Eglinton turn off about 5pm yesterday. Mobile phone video taken of the vehicle shows it consumed in flames o...

 2018-01-16 05:35 

The West Australian

Bitcoin bubble could lead to bust, billionaire warns...

One of Australia's pre-eminent fund managers has warned that "desperate participation" in the bitcoin bubble could lead to a "bust" across all asset classes, especially if debt was being used to buy it....

 2018-01-16 05:32 

Echo Daily

Vegan workshops...

The Tattooed Byron Vegan debuted with her first Vegan Munch cooking demonstration last year in November and was inspired and encouraged to keep them going. After a little break she is ready to go again in 2018 with five monthly ... Read More The post Vega...

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