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 2018-10-16 02:58 

Courier Mail

Frydenberg supports the moving of Australian embassy in Israel...

October 16, 2018. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg speaks to the media in Canberra about moving the Australian embassy in Tel Aviv in Israel to Jerusalem after the announcement by the Prime Minister. He fully supports the idea and acknowledges Australia and Isra...

 2018-10-16 02:58 

Courier Mail

Aussie edges up but again meets resistance...

The Aussie dollar has edged a fraction higher but again met stiff resistance around 71.50 US cents, dipping as the session moved into the afternoon....

 2018-10-16 02:58 

news.com.au

Customers don't want data shared: report...

Close to half of small business customers are opting out of sharing their personal data with companies, a new report suggests....

 2018-10-16 02:58 

news.com.au

NZ MP attacks leader, then resigns...

A member of New Zealand's largest political party has threatened to report his leader to police for electoral fraud before resigning as his colleagues voted to expel him, forcing a by-election....

 2018-10-16 02:58 

news.com.au

RBA eyes royal commission economic impact...

The Reserve Bank of Australia is watching whether tighter lending standards as a result of the financial services royal commission adversely affects the broader economy....

 2018-10-16 02:57 

The Australian Financial Review

Harry and Meghan thrill Sydney royal fans...

After hours of waiting, royal fans were finally able to meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the Sydney Opera House....

 2018-10-16 02:57 

Courier Mail

Frocks, feuds and farmers...

A CLOSE-knit rural community once again provides the backdrop to Rosalie Ham's new novel. But this time The Dressmaker author has swapped frocks and feuds for drought and drama in The Year of the Farmer....

 2018-10-16 02:56 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Man pleads guilty to 'terrifying' meat cleaver genital threat...

After spending nearly a year in custody, a Melbourne court has been told that Shane Cokacar, 21, is remorseful for his role in attack on a man in Mitcham....

 2018-10-16 02:55 

The Age

New Queensland Rail chair appointed after exodus...

Queensland Rail has filled the top position on its board after the high-profile departure of former chairman Philip Strachan....

 2018-10-16 02:55 

Lismore Echo

Pippa Middleton becomes a mum...

PIPPA Middleton has given birth, but there was one thing which made her pregnancy so much easier than her famous sister Kate....

 2018-10-16 02:54 

Small Caps

Bod Australia hits major milestone in cannabis wafer trial...

Cosmetics and natural medicines company Bod Australia (ASX: BDA) has achieved what it calls a "world-first"; in the clinical trial of its proprietary phytocomplex cannabis extract ECs315, showing that cannabidiol (CBD) can be delivered into a patie...

 2018-10-16 02:54 

Courier Mail

Mayweather: ‘Get the checkbook out’...

THE fallout to Khabib Nurmagomedov's UFC storm can now, officially, be labelled a circus....

 2018-10-16 02:54 

Courier Mail

‘She’ll be right!’: Reds recruit adjusting to life down under...

In the first of a six-part series, Simon Hill talks to six of the lesser known new overseas recruits who will feature in the A-League this coming season....

 2018-10-16 02:54 

The West Australian

More than three million Aussies living in poverty...

About one in eight adults and one in six children are living in poverty in Australia....

 2018-10-16 02:53 

Business Insider Australia

It 'slipped through': How the Coalition is trying to explain its votes for a Senate motion saying 'It's OK to be white'...

Senior Coalition figures have been trying to explain how government senators ended up voting for a motion One Nation leader Pauline Hanson which stated "It's OK to be white", blaming an email with misguided advice from the office of Attorney-g...

 2018-10-16 02:53 

The West Australian

Heads-up for mental health...

To mark World Mental Health Day and Rotary Australia's Hat Day, Geraldton's three Rotary clubs held a Mad Hatters Tea Party on the foreshore....

 2018-10-16 02:52 

Courier Mail

Victorian Labor announces high speed rail plan...

The Victorian government has announced a high-speed rail project that would cut commute times from regional centres including Geelong and Ballarat. Labor pledging $100 million to the upgrade if re-elected, with construction of the fast rail to start in 20...

 2018-10-16 02:51 

Courier Mail

RAW: Up close, Meghan accepts gifts from Opera House crowd...

October 16, 2018. Meghan Markle at the Sydney Opera House accepts gifts and speaks to members of the crowd gathered to welcome her along with husband Prince Harry. The Opera House walkabout is the first opportunity for the public to interact with the coup...

 2018-10-16 02:51 

The West Australian

New Socceroos the latest African Australians to blaze sporting pathway...

Hours after Pauline Hanson presented her "anti-white" motion to Federal parliament, two African-born refugees made their Socceroos debut....

 2018-10-16 02:50 

Courier Mail

SuperCoach BBL: Paige’s starting XI...

THE JLT Cup provided us not only with our first one-day action of the new season but also had us licking our lips at the SuperCoach BBL prospects....

 2018-10-16 02:49 

Courier Mail

RBA eyes royal commission economic impact...

The Reserve Bank of Australia is watching whether tighter lending standards as a result of the financial services royal commission adversely affects the broader economy....

 2018-10-16 02:49 

Courier Mail

New Hinchinbrook councillor revealed...

ANDREW Cripps has officially been declared as the winning candidate of the Hinchinbrook Shire Council by-election....

 2018-10-16 02:48 

Sydney Morning Herald

A funny thing happened to Dr Ken...

Generally speaking, there's precious little overlap between medicine and comedy. But Ken Jeong Hollywood actor, comedian and doctor got to deploy both his comedic and medicinal skills during a stand-up performance in Phoenix, Arizona this year....

 2018-10-16 02:48 

Courier Mail

Thurston: I nearly signed with the Broncos in 2012...

JOHNATHAN Thurston has revealed that he seriously considered a switch to the Broncos in 2012....

 2018-10-16 02:47 

Courier Mail

Sky Racing News Update - 16.10.18...

Sky Racing News Update - 16.10.18...

 2018-10-16 02:47 

Courier Mail

EXPLAINER: Coalition blame staff for 'OK to be white' vote...

Attorney-General Christian Porter has blamed his staff for telling government senators to vote for One Nation's...

 2018-10-16 02:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

O'Sullivan slams 'hellhole' snooker venue that smelled like urine...

Ronnie O'Sullivan has branded the venue for snooker's English Open a "hellhole" and claimed he could smell urine in the player interview area....

 2018-10-16 02:44 

The West Australian

Open day a boost to mental health...

Headspace Rockingham held its community open day last Thursday in celebration of Mental Health Week WA....

 2018-10-16 02:43 

The West Australian

Prince Harry's sweet gesture to Australian war widow Daphne Dunne in Sydney...

Prince Harry recognised a familiar face in the Sydney crowds and so became the sweetest moment of the royal tour so far....

 2018-10-16 02:41 

Courier Mail

'This is for Your Baby': Child Offers Pregnant Meghan Koala Soft Toy...

This would have to be one of the most adorable moments of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's Australia trip a child offered Meghan Markle a koala toy, saying "this is for your baby." Markle, whose pregnancy was announced just the day before, was...

 2018-10-16 02:39 

Courier Mail

NZ MP attacks leader, then resigns...

A member of New Zealand's largest political party has threatened to report his leader to police for electoral fraud before resigning as his colleagues voted to expel him, forcing a by-election....

 2018-10-16 02:38 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

New Queensland Rail chair appointed after exodus...

Queensland Rail has filled the top position on its board after the high-profile departure of former chairman Philip Strachan....

 2018-10-16 02:38 

The West Australian

Nissan GT-R Godzilla lives up to its nickname...

We take to the Bend in an astonishing car - in the wet....

 2018-10-16 02:37 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Australian edition of Cosmopolitan magazine to close...

After 45 years, the local edition of the magazine that was unafraid to tackle once-taboo issues in women's lives will cease publishing....

 2018-10-16 02:37 

Courier Mail

EXPLAINER: Morrison considers shifting Israel embassy...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has confirmed he is considering following Donald Trump's lead by moving Australia's embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, days out from the Wentworth by-election. (AAP Video)...

 2018-10-16 02:36 

Sydney Morning Herald

'How can you call us monkeys?' Kenyans say Chinese bring racism...

Before last year, Richard Ochieng', 26, could not recall experiencing racism firsthand. Then he started working for a Chinese company....

 2018-10-16 02:36 

The West Australian

Needy at risk as services stretched...

Mission Australia chief executive James Toomey said some regional people in need are forced to fend for themselves....

 2018-10-16 02:35 

The Age

If you think IPCC says we're all doomed, you're getting warmer...

The latest climate change report is a horror show. You're not going to read it, so I'll summarise....

 2018-10-16 02:35 

The Age

Prince Harry and Daphne share a hug...

Daphne Dunne, a 98-year-old war widow from Kirribilli, asked her family to take her to the Opera House so she could meet Prince Harry again....

 2018-10-16 02:35 

The Age

Retired racehorse was 'severely underweight and neglected'...

Three people have been charged with animal cruelty after a four-year-old retired racehorse was found at a property west of Brisbane....

 2018-10-16 02:35 

Courier Mail

Andrew Fifita wants better recognition for second tier nations...

Andrew Fifita says his club and many others are letting down players of second tier nations, witha lack of recognition....

 2018-10-16 02:35 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Flash hail storm kill hundreds of kangaroos, goats...

A flash storm that ripped through parts of drought-ravaged far-west New South Wales leaves a trail of death and destruction for two grazier families....

 2018-10-16 02:34 

Courier Mail

ASC looks to cut more shipbuilding jobs...

ADELAIDE-based defence shipbuilder ASC is looking to cut a further 63 jobs as work on the navy's new air warfare destroyers winds down....

 2018-10-16 02:34 

The West Australian

Business tax cuts hit federal parliament...

The federal government's plan to fast-track tax cuts for small to medium businesses has hit the lower house, with draft laws introduced on Tuesday....

 2018-10-16 02:33 

Courier Mail

Australia’s ‘concerning’ density problem...

AUSTRALIAN cities need to do what New York and London did 20 years ago — balance infrastructure provisions with urban development, experts warn....

 2018-10-16 02:31 

Courier Mail

Ride almost claimed life years ago...

TWO years after four people were killed on Dreamworld's Thunder River Rapids ride, the theme park is still trying to recover from the horror incident....

 2018-10-16 02:31 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Aussie designer's website crashes after Duchess wears her dress...

Australian designer Karen Gee's website crashes after the Duchess of Sussex steps out in an $1,800 dress during the first day of their Australian tour....

 2018-10-16 02:31 

Courier Mail

Duke and Duchess of Sussex Meet Excited Crowds Outside Sydney Opera House...

Expectant crowds gathered outside the Sydney Opera House on Tuesday, October 16, as they patiently waited to meet the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Prince Harry can be seen greeting and chatting with the crowds among cheers in this live video from the Sydne...

 2018-10-16 02:31 

The West Australian

Students turn thoughts to first confession...

"Confession of sins is a well-known part of Catholic life and it is a big step because it can be a challenge."...

 2018-10-16 02:30 

Courier Mail

Blaze at Bluewater shuts Bruce Highway...

FIRST REPORTS: SMOKE from a bushfire in Bluewater has affected the Bruce Highway, with traffic control currently in place....

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