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Thu, 23 May 2019 05:05:24 +1000
Jobs boom in doubt after mega mine next to Adani quietly put on hold
A $6.7 billion Chinese mega mine coal project adjacent to the Adani venture in Queensland's Galilee Basin is in doubt after the company abandoned its bid for a mining lease.

Thu, 23 May 2019 00:01:45 +1000
Leaked chat logs reveal the secret double lives of Canberra newlyweds
The ugly past catches up with a young Australian couple, just months after they walked down the aisle in a classic white wedding.

Wed, 22 May 2019 17:59:53 +1000
Opinion: Labor's problem isn't that Queenslanders don't elect the party. It's this
"What the hell is wrong with Queensland?" That's the polite social media response from progressive voters after the Coalition's "miracle" win. But don't judge us, write Anne Tiernan, Jacob Deem and Jennifer Menzies. ...

Thu, 23 May 2019 08:18:35 +1000
ABC crew attacked by mob in Jakarta's violent post-election riots
More than 250 people are arrested as Indonesia's post-election violence enters its second day and supporters of defeated candidate Prabowo Subianto take to the streets in protest over President Joko Widodo's win. ...

Thu, 23 May 2019 06:12:21 +1000
What I wish I knew when my dad was dying
These are the things I wish I had known when my dad was dying. And some of them are things I intend to do now to prepare for my own death.

Brisbane Times Headlines

Thu, 23 May 2019 11:00:00 +1000
I spent 15 years in and out of war zones. This is how it changed me
Sydney Morning Herald and Age photographer Kate Geraghty reflects after her most recent venture into the teeth of the Islamic State.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:59:02 +1000
Man charged with murder over stabbing death at Campbellfield home
A man has been charged with murder after a 61-year-old Campbellfield man was stabbed to death on Wednesday night.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:58:43 +1000
Man pinned under tractor at Brisbane golf club
Paramedics found the man able to talk but he had suffered serious leg and chest injuries.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:58:22 +1000
Conor McGregor says 'war is not over' with Khabib, calls for rematch
The Irishman's mooted retirement seems short-lived, with McGregor talking up a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:48:36 +1000
The latest illustrations from artist Matt Davidson
A selection of his best work.

Canberra Times

Independent Australia

Thu, 23 May 2019 07:30:00 +1000
The price of not paying attention: Five ministers we cannot afford
The Morrison Government, whose only motivation appears to be getting elected and maintaining the status quo, can do a lot of damage in another three years. read now...

Wed, 22 May 2019 16:30:00 +1000
Labor and the 'climate change election'
We were told time and time again throughout the recent Federal Election campaign that this was the "climate change election". read now...

Tue, 14 May 2019 08:00:00 +1000
Melissa Price and the Coalition's climate change denying non-environmental policy
The Government's attitude to climate change can be gathered by the cloak of invisibility that hangs heavily over Environment Minister Melissa Price. read now...

Wed, 22 May 2019 08:00:00 +1000
Meet invisible Environment Minister Melissa Price
Melissa Price seems set to continue as the Minister for Environment in name only. read now...

Wed, 22 May 2019 12:00:00 +1000
Election 2019: Post mortems reveal what happened is no mystery
Big swings speak loud and clear. Lee Duffield checked out the queues of voters in the swing seat of Herbert. read now...

Otago Daily Times

Mon, 20 May 2019 16:29:13 +1200
Raglan sex attack: Man arrested, charged with kidnapping and unlawful sexual connection
Police have arrested and charged a man following an incident which saw a woman threatened and assaulted in the early hours of Wednesday morning.A 27-year-old was charged with kidnapping and two counts of unlawful sexual connection,...

Wed, 15 May 2019 21:17:48 +1200
Emergency services responding to reports of serious crash north of Auckland
Emergency services are responding to the scene of a serious crash on State Highway 16 north of Auckland city tonight. DO YOU KNOW MORE? GET IN TOUCH HERE Police said Fire and Emergency and St John alerted police at 8.52pm.Initial...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Thu, 23 May 2019 11:02:06 +1000
Top race horse owner arrested on cocaine import charges
Daimon Flower, a Sydney Airport baggage handler and a third man are accused of importing over 25 kilograms of cocaine

Thu, 23 May 2019 11:00:00 +1000
I spent 15 years in and out of war zones. This is how it changed me
Sydney Morning Herald and Age photographer Kate Geraghty reflects after her most recent venture into the teeth of the Islamic State.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:59:02 +1000
Man charged with murder over stabbing death at Campbellfield home
A man has been charged with murder after a 61-year-old Campbellfield man was stabbed to death on Wednesday night.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:58:43 +1000
Man pinned under tractor at Brisbane golf club
Paramedics found the man able to talk but he had suffered serious leg and chest injuries.

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:39:51 +1000
'Explosion' as factory fire sends smoke over Melbourne's north
A factory blaze has sent smoke billowing over Melbourne's north, as firefighters stop the blaze from spreading to a chemical storage facility next door.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:31:01 +1000
You think Australian elections are big? In India, an eighth of the world's population has voted
Can three women of influence, a family dynasty and a flurry of fake news topple Narendra Modi in the world's biggest democratic elections?

Thu, 23 May 2019 10:10:01 +1000
Last slave ship from Africa identified on Alabama coast
Remains of the Gulf schooner Clotilda had been identified and verified near Mobile after months of assessment.

Thu, 23 May 2019 09:32:29 +1000
Masked attackers snatch voting machines in northeast India
About 500 masked men carrying guns and machetes attacked Indian election officials in a remote northeastern state and made off with voting machines.

Thu, 23 May 2019 08:12:37 +1000
Protesters, police clash in second night in Indonesia
The riots followed an announcement confirming that President Joko Widodo had beaten his challenger, former general Prabowo Subianto, in the April 17 poll.

Thu, 23 May 2019 08:00:00 +1000
'Stop it!': Anti-groping app a big hit for Japanese commuters
The number of downloads has now topped 237,000 and is rising fast. Key to its success is the fact that it enables even the shyest of victims to raise the alarm.

The Age

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Labor props up budget with raids
Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has ordered sweeping raids to prop up the cash-strapped state’s ailing budget.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Fears over Brexit wipe $30bn
Shares fell yesterday, wiping more than $30 billion in value, as investors braced for a British vote to leave the EU.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:15:00 GMT
‘Dole destiny’ for STEM grads
Efforts to increase the number of people studying science and maths are wrongheaded, says Productivity Commission.

The Australian

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Labor props up budget with raids
Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has ordered sweeping raids to prop up the cash-strapped state’s ailing budget.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Fears over Brexit wipe $30bn
Shares fell yesterday, wiping more than $30 billion in value, as investors braced for a British vote to leave the EU.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:15:00 GMT
‘Dole destiny’ for STEM grads
Efforts to increase the number of people studying science and maths are wrongheaded, says Productivity Commission.

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