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mauritius editor dharmanand dhooharika walks free in landmark ruling
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today, 21:32

Mauritius editor Dharmanand Dhooharika walks free in landmark ruling

THE Australian media is one step closer to getting a get-out-of-jail card if they criticise the judiciary after a landmark decision made by the Privy Council in Britain today. Since the 18th Century, the offence of...

 
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today, 20:52

NATO responds to Ukraine, on the "brink of war'

NATO is to deploy more air, sea and land forces in eastern Europe, as pro-Russian militants are accused of taking two Ukrainian soldiers "hostage". The incident allegedly occurred in the separatist eastern...

 
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today, 20:52

NATO responds to Ukraine, on the "brink of war'

NATO is to deploy more air, sea and land forces in eastern Europe, as pro-Russian militants are accused of taking two Ukrainian soldiers "hostage". The incident allegedly occurred in the separatist eastern...

 
brekkie wrap: woman on us flight screams and sobs while yelling about god for entire flight
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today, 20:42

Brekkie Wrap: Woman on US flight screams and sobs while yelling about God for entire flight

A WOMAN's epic meltdown has been captured on camera - with flight attendants telling passengers to try to stop her if she opened the emergency exit. The unidentified passenger, who at first said she was mourning her...

 
murdered tourist sophie collombet farewelled in france by family and friends
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today, 20:28

Murdered tourist Sophie Collombet farewelled in France by family and friends

ARM-in-arm, hand-in-hand they came, more than 1200 villagers to form a river of grief to solemnly flow through narrow streets in honour of their darling Sophie Collombet. Most knew the vivacious traveller who died...

 
missing toddler found in claw vending machine
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today, 19:35

Missing toddler found in claw vending machine

THE claw! An American toddler went missing on Monday and was found in a bowling alley - trapped inside a toy vending claw machine. The three-year-old was able squeeze his way into the machine through the small prize...

 
fatal coal mine collapse: recovery operation hampered by age, depth of hunter valley mine
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16 min. ago

Fatal coal mine collapse: recovery operation hampered by age, depth of Hunter Valley mine

The man tasked with retrieving the bodies of two mine workers in the New South Wales Hunter Valley says the depth of the coal mine poses some challenges.Philip Grant, 35, of Metford and Jamie Mitchell, 49, of Aberdare...

 
australia's citrus growers welcome trade deals with asia
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today, 13:47

Australia's citrus growers welcome trade deals with Asia

Australia's peak industry body representing commercial citrus growers says new trade deals in Asia will benefit growers. Citrus Australia chair Tania Chapman said although the benefits of reduced tariffs will take...

 
queensland landholders claim secrecy over experimental coal gasification plant
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today, 10:29

Queensland landholders claim secrecy over experimental coal gasification plant

Landholders on Queensland's Darling Downs say they are being kept in the dark about the nature of serious environmental harm allegedly caused by an experimental coal gasification plant.Last week the Queensland...

 
landholders on queensland's darling downs say they've been kept in dark over alleged csg harm
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today, 10:22

Landholders on Queensland's Darling Downs say they've been kept in dark over alleged CSG harm

Landholders on Queensland's Darling Downs say they are being kept in the dark about the nature of serious environmental harm allegedly caused by an experimental coal gasification plant.Last week the Queensland...

 
planned canberra memorial to honour war correspondents
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today, 09:45

Planned Canberra memorial to honour war correspondents

They are on the frontlines risking life and limb, but instead of weapons, they are armed with microphones and cameras. From the days of Banjo Paterson, Australia has been sending war correspondents to cover the...

 
a sea of changes for bells beach surf event under new owners
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today, 09:45

A sea of changes for Bells Beach surf event under new owners

The annual Easter Classic surfing competition at Bells Beach has begun in Torquay and the big swell forecast for the weekend is not the only change on the radar of the professional surfing world.Last year, the...

 
taylor swift surprised a fan at her bridal shower
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8 min. ago

Taylor Swift surprised a fan at her bridal shower

DARE we say it, but Taylor Swift actually seems like an awesome chick in her latest video diary. The 24-year-old singer took some time out of her busy schedule to surprise a loyal fan at her bridal shower and she...

 
wu-tang clan affiliated rapper andre johnson injured after severing penis
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today, 21:35

Wu-Tang Clan affiliated rapper Andre Johnson injured after severing penis

A RAPPER who performed as part of the Wu-Tang Clan is being treated after severing his penis and jumping from a second-storey apartment balcony in North Hollywood. CNN is reporting that Andre Johnson, who performs...

 
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today, 21:16

Reports suggest there won't be another season of "Lindsay' on Oprah's OWN network

THERE'S a saying in showbiz that you should never work with kids or animals. It's about time to add Lindsay Lohan's name to that list. The eight part documentary series, called Lindsay, has been a ratings disaster for...

 
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today, 21:04

AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson denies band is over, but confirms one member is seriously ill

AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has shot down claims the band are set to retire. However the singer confirmed reports one member has a "debilitating illness." Johnson told UK newspaper the Telegraph that AC/DC...

 
georgia may jagger pays tribute to l'wren scott
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today, 18:54

Georgia May Jagger pays tribute to L'Wren Scott

MICK Jagger's daughter has opened up about the death of L'Wren Scott - saying she "misses her so much". Speaking for the first time since Scott's suicide last month, Georgia May Jagger spoke about how she...

 
jenny mccarthy set to wed donnie wahlberg
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today, 18:47

Jenny McCarthy set to wed Donnie Wahlberg

JENNY McCarthy has announced on US talk show The View that she and Donnie Wahlberg are engaged. "I just got engaged!" McCarthy said as she unveiled her hidden hand behind the desk, revealing a massive rock....

 
girl becomes mum at age 12 with boyfriend age 13, now britain's youngest parents
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today, 12:39

Girl becomes mum at age 12 with boyfriend age 13, now Britain's youngest parents

A SCHOOLGIRL and her 13-year-old boyfriend have become the youngest parents in the UK, after they brought a baby girl into the world. The girl, who is 12-years-old, recently gave birth to the newborn girl weighing 3.1...

 
frozen merchandise is turning american parents crazy
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today, 09:44

Frozen merchandise is turning American parents crazy

LAST Friday, the Disney Store in Times Square, NYC was the saddest place on Earth. Kids streamed in, one after the other, talking excitedly to their parents about Elsa and Anna, the stars of Disney's hit Frozen, the...

 
why  fat but fit' is a lie
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today, 07:28

Why "fat but fit' is a lie

WE ALL like to eat. Most of us want to eat well; at least, we try to be good some of the time. We all know that how and what we eat directly impacts our health and wellbeing. Yet few subjects are more prone to...

 
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today, 07:15

Duchess of Cambridge chooses wattle-coloured dress for Sydney arrival

THE Duchess of Cambridge made her Australian arrival a bright one, wearing a wattle-coloured Roksanda Ilincić dress as she and the Duke touched down in Sydney this afternoon. The modest dress by the...

 
if you're going to lose your career over a bottle of wine, it may as well be a 1959 penfolds grange
news.com.au
today, 06:23

If you're going to lose your career over a bottle of wine, it may as well be a 1959 Penfolds Grange

Was THAT bottle of Grange really worth it? Well of course it was - unless you're ex-Premier Barry. In Penfolds Grange terms, $3000 for a 1959 vintage is a full tote odds price - no discounts in this game. Its value is...

 
why too many beards can be too much
news.com.au
today, 03:19

Why too many beards can be too much

FACIAL hair is more attractive on a man - but only when it is seen rarely, Australian researchers say. If a person saw too many beards, they stopped being appealing, while clean-shaven faces were also more attractive...

 

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manchester city drops crucial points in premier league title race, drawing with sunderland
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47 min. ago

Manchester City drops crucial points in Premier League title race, drawing with Sunderland

MANCHESTER City has suffered a huge blow in the Barclays Premier Leauge title race after being held to a 2-2 draw by Sunderland. In the end the EPL giants were lucky to escape with a point, with a howler by Sunderland...

 
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news.com.au
today, 21:30

Have a crack at Barry Dick's weekly sports quiz

THINK you know sport? Here's a chance to test that knoweldge, and your memory, by tackling Barry Dick's weekly quiz. He's even managed to get the royal family and wrestling royalty into the quiz this week. Good luck....

 
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today, 17:33

"England should snap up Sam Robson for Test battles', Chris Rogers says

RESIGNED to the fact Sam Robson won't play for Australia, Test opener Chris Rogers says England would be mad not to call up the rising cricket star. Australian batsman Rogers has watched his Middlesex teammate...

 
supreme court rejects narayanawami srinivasan's plea to be reinstated as india cricket boss
news.com.au
today, 17:03

Supreme Court rejects Narayanawami Srinivasan's plea to be reinstated as India cricket boss

THE Supreme Court has rejected Narayanaswami Srinivasan's plea to reinstate him as India's cricket chief, saying he had effectively turned a blind eye to allegations of wrongdoing in the Indian Premier League. Giving...

 
supreme court orders india cricket boss narayanawami srinivasan to step down
news.com.au
today, 16:38

Supreme Court orders India cricket boss Narayanawami Srinivasan to step down

THE Supreme Court has rejected Narayanaswami Srinivasan's plea to reinstate him as India's cricket chief, saying he had effectively turned a blind eye to allegations of wrongdoing in the Indian Premier League. Giving...

 
man city tops highest paid players list
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today, 16:12

Man City tops highest paid players list

FOOTBALLERS with English Premier League club Manchester City are the most highly-paid athletes in global sport, according to a study published on Wednesday. The study, carried out by Britain's Sporting Intelligence...

 
 
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