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Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:35:59 +1100
NZ pays tribute to Christchurch victims with two minutes of silence
The call to prayer is broadcast live across New Zealand and thousands of people gather at the Al Noor mosque, a week after 50 people were killed in a terrorist attack in Christchurch.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:08:18 +1100
EU leaders agree to May 22 Brexit delay, but only if UK passes divorce deal
European Union leaders will offer to delay Brexit until May 22, but only if British Prime Minister Theresa May can summon support from MPs who have rejected her deal twice, otherwise London will be held to a final deadli...

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 19:49:01 +1100
'That's not true': PM rebuffs Waleed Aly over alleged shadow cabinet comments
In a tense interview with Waleed Aly, Scott Morrison categorically denies a plan to exploit concerns about Muslim migration for political gain, insisting instead that he sought to confront them. ...

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:35:06 +1100
Toddler's parents urge others to install device that could have prevented near-fatal accident
Six months ago, toddler Levi Smith was fighting for his life in hospital after being accidentally run over in the driveway of his home. His parents say it never would have happened if their car had a reversing camera. ...

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 10:33:56 +1100
With one tweet Donald Trump changes decades of US Middle East policy
The US President's decision to use Twitter to publicly back Israel's sovereignty over the contentious Golan Heights marks a dramatic shift in US position, while appearing to provide support for Israeli Prime Minister Ben...

Brisbane Times Headlines

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Top five films: The best of the big screen
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen this week

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Rippon Lea's rare apple sale
Rare heritage apple sales, open gardens and a harvest festival at CERES.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Shining a light on the words of war
A new literary festival will examine military writing, addressing a large section of the book market.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Sam George-Allen on the magic of women claiming their place in the sisterhood
A memoir of learning, and unlearning, and a hymn to the power of women.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:00:00 +1000
Detective noir with a self-aware twist
Jonathan Lethem addresses the Trump administration in his 11th novel.

Canberra Times

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:03:57 +1100
Mahler's unfinished symphony needs no footnotes
An actor purveying the composer's innermost thoughts proved superfluous to a score that already articulated them so well.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:02:42 +1100
'In complete shock': Sydney man contracts HIV despite taking PrEP drug
Steven Spencer tested positive in December, despite diligently using PrEP "on demand" before and after sexual encounters in line with the advice of doctors.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:01:45 +1100
'If you don't need to be here, get out:' Warning issued as Cyclone Veronica threatens Pilbara
“There hasn’t been a cyclone up that part of the world for some time, so we are concerned about some level of complacency slipping in. This is a serious event and we are taking it as that."

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:00:37 +1100
Northern Territory residents take shelter as Cyclone Trevor looms
Cyclone Trevor intensifies to category three and picks up speed as it barrels towards the Northern Territory coast, with more than 2000 people evacuated.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +1100
Top five films: The best of the big screen
Our pick of what's showing on the big screen this week

Independent Australia

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 +1000
Will the Federal Election be able to end the NBN mess?
Australia has been struggling with an inadequate NBN system, but hopefully a change in government will amend that. read now...

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 +1000
EDITORIAL: Eggboy versus Anning
That a young boy cracked an egg at an obnoxious racist politician might be seen as amusing, but it may also be the catalyst we require. read now...

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:30:00 +1000
Don’t blame social media for the rise of Nazi shooters
There’s been an inevitable backlash against social media in the wake of the Christchurch massacre. read now...

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +1000
America's cut to aid in Palestine promises greater regional instability
At the moment, the Palestinian people need global support. Cutting funding is not the answer to resolving its problems. read now...

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:30:00 +1000
POEM: Together we must
Together we must   HE was three years old You killed him And 50 others Not in Christ's church But a mosque To save your blindness Your fake whiteness Not mine, yours, YOURS   Inspired by the politicians Who run Manus...

Otago Daily Times

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:39:25 +1200
Police error: Alleged Christchurch mosque terrorist charged with murdering person still alive
Police have apologised to a woman who was wrongly listed on court charge sheets as a murder victim of the alleged Christchurch mosque gunman.The woman was connected to the shootings but is still alive.When the alleged gunman appeared...

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:57:07 +1200
Man assisting police after armed officers swarm Lake Rd in Belmont near Devonport
A man is assisting police on the North Shore after armed officers were called to Lake Rd in Belmont near Devonport.Social media users said there were armed officers outside McDonald's in Belmont and further down the road at New...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:01:45 +1100
'If you don't need to be here, get out:' Warning issued as Cyclone Veronica threatens Pilbara
“There hasn’t been a cyclone up that part of the world for some time, so we are concerned about some level of complacency slipping in. This is a serious event and we are taking it as that."

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:00:37 +1100
Northern Territory residents take shelter as Cyclone Trevor looms
Cyclone Trevor intensifies to category three and picks up speed as it barrels towards the Northern Territory coast, with more than 2000 people evacuated.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:46:44 +1100
Parliament House architect fears for iconic building's future
Ric Thorp says if demolishing parts of the Australian War Memorial is not off-limits, then neither is Parliament House.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:39:14 +1100
Top cop to be first witness at Gobbo royal commission hearing
The first round of public hearings will examine police dealings with Nicola Gobbo between 1993 and 2000.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:33:34 +1100
Vandals smash windows at Katter electoral office
"Softball Australia we need to talk business": Accused vandal pelts rocks into Robbie Katter's electoral office.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:43:10 +1100
Venezuela detains top aide to Guaido in move US deems 'big mistake'
US President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, said that the arrest of Juan Guaido's chief of staff "will not go unanswered".

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:30:00 +1100
Toxic tribalism and the sad, broken state of Australian conversation
Australia is swimming in the same dangerous waters as America and it's worth thinking whether we want to venture any further from the shore.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:28:29 +1100
Live: Christchurch victims remembered as Call to Prayer broadcast across New Zealand
A week on from the mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch that claimed the lives of 50 people, the Islamic Call to Prayer is being broadcast across New Zealand.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:10:48 +1100
EU allows Britain a delay on Brexit date
Reprieve comes as media revealed that Britain's military is planning for a no-deal Brexit from a nuclear bunker below the its government headquarters.

Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:06:19 +1100
Thousands rally around Muslim community to pray, remember dead
Thousands – including supporters from around the world, such as Australian boxer Anthony Mundine – have begun prayers in a park in front of the Al Noor mosque.

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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