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1. Asylum Seekers Turned-Back By Australia Share Ordeal
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Account critical of Operation Sovereign Borders. By George Roberts in Jakarta and the National Reporting Team's Mark Solomons. MELBOURNE, Australia (Radio Australia, March 18, 2014) – Asylum seekers who ...
HUNGARY AND RUSSIA IN FIERY POOL CLASH was the loud headline accompanying a black-and-white image of anguish and bloodshed. It's 1956 at the Olympic Games in Melbourne, and rising Cold War tensions have ...
3. Community news: Charleville
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... so, as Lord Broghill, Archbishop Daniel Mannix of Melbourne, Archbishop Thomas W. Read Full Article  ...
A Melbourne grandfather who was bitten and stabbed in a wild roadside assault has revealed he was attempting to recover his car from a thief when he was viciously attacked. The 74-year-old victim, who ...
5. Outrage at light jail term for wife killer
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... has already served 491 days of pre-sentence detention meaning the Melbourne father could be out.... Read Full Article  ...
I started learning Mandarin in earnest a quarter of a century ago, just after moving to Melbourne. Recognised as the world’s best preserved Victorian city, it also has a vibrant, long-established Chinatown. ...
7. 'I am just gobsmacked' an hour ago
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The man behind a group who takes donated hay to drought affected farmers in Australia has spoken out after vegan protestors stormed abattoirs across the country and brought Melbourne’s CBD to a standstill ...
The man behind a group who takes donated hay to drought affected farmers in Australia has spoken out after vegan protestors stormed abattoirs across the country and brought Melbourne’s CBD to a standstill ...
9. The journey to Polish citizenship
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The email came from the Melbourne-based Krystyna Duszniak, director of Lost Histories, a small business that specializes in Polish citizenship applications. I should have been happy, but I was annoyed. ...
10. The best places to get coffee in Melbourne
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Melbourne’s coffee culture is one of the best in the world, which can make it a daunting place for the uninitiated to seek out one of the city’s best brews. But no need to cry into your cappuccino, these ...
11. Staff at Melbourne wine bar revolt over party sackings
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Locals line the bar and pack into the beer garden at Joe's Shoe Store in Northcote, a short tram ride to the north from Melbourne's CBD. It's loud and laid back, just like any many of a handful of similar ...
12. Hit runs
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... crash in Melbourne’s south-east. Victorian Police are now investigating after the child was left.... Read Full Article  ...
13. Hipster bar sacking sparks furore
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In December last year, four casual staff at Joe’s were fired because they didn’t attend a “compulsory” Christmas party and paintball day one hour outside Melbourne. The four bar staff say they got confused ...
14. At home with Jo Stanley
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for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. It’s her first appearance at the festival since she performed her 2008 show, Prettier in Person. “I really wanted to be back in the comedy festival world,” ...
15. At home with Jo Stanley
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for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. It’s her first appearance at the festival since she performed her 2008 show, Prettier in Person. “I really wanted to be back in the comedy festival world,” ...
The Sydney Opera House covered in a Chinese flag. Photo: Prospect Composite I started learning Mandarin in earnest a quarter of a century ago, just after moving to Melbourne. Recognised as the world’s ...
17. Hit runs
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Victorian Police are now investigating after the child was left motionless on a busy Melbourne road after being struck by the female driver. A Sydney man who ran over a Northern Beaches grandmother and ...
18. Text by text, this refugee is challenging a system
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Under blue skies and verdant trees, an assembly of Australia's literary community gathers at Melbourne's Queen Victoria Gardens for the revelation of the country's richest literary prize. It's a happy ...
19. Text by text, this refugee is challenging a system
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Under blue skies and verdant trees, an assembly of Australia's literary community gathers at Melbourne's Queen Victoria Gardens for the revelation of the country's richest literary prize. It's a happy ...
20. How one refugee challenged a system, one text at a time
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Under blue skies and verdant trees, an assembly of Australia's literary community gathers at Melbourne's Queen Victoria Gardens for the revelation of the country's richest literary prize. It's a happy ...
21. How one refugee challenged a system, one text at a time
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Under blue skies and verdant trees, an assembly of Australia's literary community gathers at Melbourne's Queen Victoria Gardens for the revelation of the country's richest literary prize. It's a happy ...
An Afghan-born Australian man was sentenced to life in prison for running down pedestrians in Melbourne in late 2017 and killing an elderly man. The sentence handed out on March 28 by Supreme Court of ...
A fresh measles alert has been issued in NSW after a plane passenger transiting through Sydney Airport on their way from Thailand to New Zealand was diagnosed with the disease. The traveller was infectious ...
24. Flinders St killer jailed for life
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... Melbourne intersection four days before Christmas, will serve 30 years in jail before he's eligible for parole. Read Full Article  ...
25. Saeed Noori sentenced to life in prison
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Man who ploughed through Melbourne intersection killing one sentenced to life in prison. A man who killed an elderly citizen and injured sixteen others when he ploughed through a busy Melbourne intersection ...
The IS sympathiser, who killed one man and injured 16 others after he drove through a busy Melbourne intersection four days before Christmas, will serve 30 years in jail before he’s eligible for parole. ...
A family who shared their apartment were also going on the voyage they hoped would lead to their dream life. Zahra , 21, her mother Fatima, father Bismillah and two sisters, Zeinab, 19, and Sakina, 13, ...
A family who shared their apartment were also going on the voyage they hoped would lead to their dream life. Zahra , 21, her mother Fatima, father Bismillah and two sisters, Zeinab, 19, and Sakina, 13, ...
29. Body found in Melbourne backyard, men arrested
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Two men arrested over suspicious death in Wyndham Vale in Melbourne's west. Updated March 25, 2019 09:31:19. Two men have been arrested after the body of a man was found in a backyard at Wyndham Vale ...
The hunt is on for two secret millionaires in Sydney and Melbourne who are yet to claim their $1 million wins from December’s lotto draw. The winners are yet to claim $1,018,499.24 each from a division ...
Stavro D'Amore is the former director and chief executive of Melbourne-based Berndale Capital Securities, a company whose activities have caused such alarm that ASIC has intervened to freeze their accounts. ...
King’s Lynn-born Russell, 21, fulfils part of a lifelong ambition when he climbs into his Williams car at Melbourne’s Albert Park circuit on Sunday. The former GP3 and Formula Two champion said he would ...
33. Ailing Afghan Refugee On Nauru Waits 10 Months For MRI
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Doctor for man suffering from headaches, blackouts says medical system is 'broken' By Sarah Whyte. MELBOURNE, Australia (Radio Australia, May 15, 2017) – An Afghan refugee on Nauru claims he has been waiting ...
... for Williams at Melbourne’s Albert Park curtain raiser on Sunday. But the highly-rated Englishman, whose impressive C. Read Full Article  ...
... for Williams at Melbourne’s Albert Park curtain raiser on Sunday. But the highly-rated Englishman, whose impressive C. Read Full Article  ...
... for Williams at Melbourne’s Albert Park curtain raiser on Sunday. But the highly-rated Englishman, whose impressive C. Read Full Article  ...
... for Williams at Melbourne’s Albert Park curtain raiser on Sunday. But the highly-rated Englishman, whose impressive C. Read Full Article  ...
At Kyneton Hospital, about an hour’s drive north of Melbourne, a unique art exhibition has been set up. It’s one hoping to make a difference. The exhibition centres on one subject: Tom Gray, a cheeky little ...
39. Flying into history, the mighty Airbus A380
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I recall seeing my first A380 at Melbourne ”Tullamarine” Airport back in 2007 when early-adopter QANTAS toured their first A380 around the nation’s airports. Compared to every other aircraft flying at ...
By Ian Ransom. MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia's embattled National Rugby League (NRL) will stand down players facing serious indictable offences as part of a new policy formed in the wake of a string ...
MELBOURNE: Australia's embattled National Rugby League (NRL) will stand down players facing serious indictable offences as part of a new policy formed in the wake of a string of off-field incidents that ...
His first trial, in which he was convicted, focused on the Melbourne allegations. The second trial, which has now been scuttled, was to focus on the Ballarat charges. During preliminary hearings in March ...
43. George Pell guilty of child abuse
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The third most powerful man in the Vatican and Australia’s most senior Catholic has been found guilty of raping one choirboy and molesting another in Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral 22 years ago. A ...
44. Alizee on song for G1 Futurity Stakes
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Star mare Alizee has been in stunning form in Sydney and will now be out to showcase her considerable talent in Melbourne when she heads south for the Group One Futurity Stakes. Convincing wins in the ...
A s the Renegades beat the Stars in the Big Bash final on Sunday, there was a general sense of “at last”. Less that a Melbourne team had broken the city’s title drought, but because the competition was ...
46. Radical plan to solve NRL’s bad boy crisis
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... and discuss the idea at a high-powered conference in Melbourne on Friday as a way of combatting the.... Read Full Article  ...