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  • Jarretts on track for big benefits

    Stock Journal - Monday 21st July, 2014

    ON TRACK: Paul Jarrett uses a Bredal spreader to topdress urea. Set on 3-metre wheel spacings, the spreader can cover 36m in one pass to tie in with his controlled traffic ...

  • Indo students get a taste for Australia

    Stock Journal - Monday 21st July, 2014

    INTERNATIONAL MEETING: University of Adelaide Associate Prof Wayne Pitchford, with Bogor Agricultural University's Ria Putri Rahmadani, Indonesia, and Elders sales manager David Reed, in the ...

  • Sneaking in ag laws

    Stock Journal - Monday 21st July, 2014

    AUSTRALIAN lawmakers and livestock industry groups are trying to disguise "ag-gag" laws to assist their introduction in Australia, says animal rights activist Chris Delforce. The man ...

  • Condom that attacks HIV herpes to hit Australian stores in months

    RT - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Science Australian regulators have approved a new condom with an antiviral compound, which can inactivate 99.9 percent of HIV, herpes and other sexually transmitted diseases. It'll be on the ...

  • Two more charged with Australia Day murder

    Sky News - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Two more men have been charged with murder over the death of a man in a suspected home invasion in Melbourne on Australia Day.Michael Sleiman, 20, died after a group of 15 people allegedly stormed a ...

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  • UN to vote on Australian MH17 resolution

    Sky News - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Australia's draft resolution demanding full and unfettered access for investigators at the Malaysia Airlines jet crash site in eastern Ukraine will go to a vote in the United Nations Security ...

  • Stocks to watch on Tuesday

    Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Stocks to watch on the Australian stock exchange at the close on Tuesday, July 22: ALZ - AUSTRALAND - down one cent, or 0.2 per cent, at $4.49 Property developer Australand expects annual earnings ...

  • Toovey upset at talk of player unrest

    Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Manly coach Geoff Toovey has hit out at reports of a disunited club, amid speculation three of the Sea Eagles' biggest stars want out of Brookvale. Steve Matai has publicly admitted he wants ...

  • Abbott decries shambolic site conditions

    Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    MH17: Latest news and analysis Prime Minster Tony Abbott has lashed the ''absolutely shambolic'' situation at the site of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, as he ...

  • Tony Abbott says Ukraine crash site shambolic

    Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Prime Minster Tony Abbott has lashed the ''absolutely shambolic'' situation at the site of the downed Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, as he dispatched former defence force chief ...

  • The hidden Aussie town like no other

    News.com.au - Monday 21st July, 2014

    IN THIS Aussie town the heat is so extreme that its residents have had to take unusual measures to survive. Take a look at the amazing pictures from inside Australia’s hidden ...

  • Australian dollar drifts lower overnight

    News.com.au - Monday 21st July, 2014

    At 0630 AEST on Tuesday, the local currency was trading at 93.77 US cents, down from 93.92 cents on Monday.It’s a big week for the Australian dollar with a speech by RBA governor Glenn Stevens ...

  • Coalition not ruling out changes to guarantee child support payments

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    The government could pay child support to single parents regardless of whether the other parent pays, under a proposal being considered by a parliamentary inquiry - potentially adding more than $1bn ...

  • Australia withdraws from Americas Cup Bermuda San Diego on short list of venues

    Pacific Business News - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who spent an estimated $200 million defending Oracle's first Cup, lifts it for the second time in 2012. Australia's Hamilton Island Yacht Club has pulled ...

  • $A lower as plane crash weighs on markets

    The West Australian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    The Australian dollar has drifted lower against a stronger greenback as the Malaysia Airlines crash weighs on risk appetite. At 0700 AEST on Tuesday, the local currency was trading at 93.74 US ...

  • Aussie nun among the dead on MH17 airliner in Ukraine

    CathNews NZ - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Email article An Australian Sister of the Sacred Heart, Sr Philomene Tiernan, was one of the 298 people killed in an airliner allegedly shot down over the Ukraine on July 17. Both sides in ...

  • Panning for dark matter in an Australian gold mine

    New Scientist - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Stawell mine , 3 hours' drive from Melbourne. The mine yields some 85 kilograms of pure gold every month. But it may also soon host one of the most important experiments in particle physics - ...

  • Newcastle Ukrainian priest calls for Australia to ban Putin from G20

    Newcastle Herald - Monday 21st July, 2014

    A UKRAINE-born Newcastle Catholic priest says Australia should consider stopping Russian leader Vladimir Putin from attending the G20 summit in Brisbane later this ...

  • ACT may consider legalising medical marijuana for terminally ill

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Terminally ill Canberra residents will be allowed to use marijuana to ease their pain if a proposal by the ACT Greens is adopted.Shane Rattenbury, a member of the ACT legislative assembly, has ...

  • Aids conference hears why Ghana police chief carries bag of condoms

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Lam Tien Dung of the People's Police Academy in Vietnam (left) and Ghana anti-narcotics chief Jones Blantari. Photograph: Melissa Davey/Guardian ...

  • Mobile monkey back at work after saying goodbye to the circus

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Fears about a monkey on the run in Sydney on Monday have proved unfounded, after it emerged that the fugitive's taste of freedom had lasted only a few hours.Livvie, a 23-year-old rhesus macaque ...

  • MH17 Sydney teacher identified as victim of Malaysia Airlines disaster

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    A Sydney-based kindergarten teacher returning to Australia from her native Germany has been identified as another victim of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster.Gabriele Lauschet, who was 47, was a ...

  • AFL what we learned in round 18

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    You are free to see Saturday night's win as a professional result: a banana-skin avoided, an improving team held off, a poor interstate record this year defied. But the record covers up the ...

  • Tour de France 2014 Alexander Kristoff wins stage 15 in close finish - video

    The Guardian - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Norway's Alexander Kristoff wins stage 15 of the Tour de France in a close finish which sees him narrowly beat New Zealand's Jack Bauer - who had led for most of the race. Bauer bursts ...

  • Optus set to inaugurate commercial 700MHz LTE services in Darwin and Perth

    TeleGeography - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Australia's Optus has announced that it is switching on its first commercial 4G 700MHz network in the Central Business Districts (CBDs) of Darwin and Perth. With the operator noting that it has ...

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