Thu, 14 Nov 2019 05:41:57 GMT

Australia

The music festival industry has won its battle against the Berejiklian government over a safety licensing scheme ah… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A WA shire president has been labelled a "dictator" by outraged residents after a controversial special council me… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A bricklayer has netted himself a healthy potential payday after coming across an ancient set of dentures made from… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Giveaway: Tassie Build Expo double pass bit.ly/2CJBlK0

Climate fears shown in primary school exhibition bit.ly/2OgTqEG

Council erects cameras to catch vandals ift.tt/2OeoHrP

For the tenth consecutive month, Metro trains has failed to deliver enough on-time trains and trams around Melbourn… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Get our special #bushfires @ConversationEDU newsletter. Find advice for those in affected areas, advice on helping… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Rock superstars U2 are paying tribute to an awe-inspiring roll call of inspirational Australian women during their… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Disney has revealed the shows it hopes can topple Netflix. But fans of one of its biggest attractions are furious a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A boxing icon has said Barry Hall 'had the ability to be Australian heavyweight champion.' 9Soci.al/EejZ50xauKn

Erin Molan has gone into detail about her horror fall down a flight of stairs that snapped her humerus “entirely of… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

You can recycle your old phones at City Walk in Civic until 8pm to help set a new world record. via @ElliotAWilliams canberratimes.com.au/story/6492769/…

'Amazing work' results in fire damage to just five properties ift.tt/2NOsw89

GONE: statewide inter-league football competition officially no more ift.tt/2NOO5Fz

Award-winning poet and author returns for Bendigo event ift.tt/33H70rf

Could you become a climate change adaption leader in the region? ift.tt/2phsSup

Hunter man charged over backyard burning during total fire ban ift.tt/32EDJfy

With a biting budget and disappearing audience, it's not surprising that the ABC chose to discard radio broadcastin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

He set out to make polo more interesti­ng — and more in keeping with the game’s Australian roots — but Janek Gazeck… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Furnishing a house can be very expensive, but a Sydney couple have revealed how they kitted out their entire lounge… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Wollongong council to extend dog off-leash beach area ift.tt/2pleUYu

A working class boy who grew up in a coal town outside Vancouver, whose father was a prison guard and his mum a nur… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New president for Launceston Chamber of Commerce bit.ly/2CE0gP4

Brothers to represent Tasmania at DanceSport championships bit.ly/32GSJtb

Peter Helliar has mocked an R&B artist’s claims he makes extra time in the day by travelling in planes and gaining… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A WA mother who took matters into her own hands to create pram parking bays at a major shopping centre has been thr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Two local teenagers with albinism are connecting with parents and youths touched by the condition worldwide through… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A DJ who spins tunes for the under-fives, a raunchy bubble show and an exploration into the horror of online dating… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The clock is ticking down to December 25 and retailers are urging consumers to buy from Australian businesses to en… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

NRL star Latrell Mitchell has joined the firefighting effort on NSW's mid-north coast. 9Soci.al/eNzQ50xaurS

It’s on the aptly-named Barkly St, but a Footscray pub’s doggie days are over. trib.al/9eOCCMd

A teenage boy has been charged with lighting the fire that destroyed 14 homes in central Queensland. bit.ly/2CMw6Jf

#Opinion 'How good is this carbon tax!' Psst, PM's speech falls off the back of a truck brisbanetimes.com.au/environment/cl…

Former fire chiefs from across Australia have urged the federal government to declare a climate emergency in the wa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Disney’s streaming play is expected to pose a massive threat to Netflix, and now we know what will stream when it l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In time of crisis, don't mention the climate. But you can blame Greenies ift.tt/2Km41wC

#BREAKING: NSW Police have charged two men with deliberately lighting fires throughout yesterday's total fire ban.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Yaraandoo Hostel now fully compliant with aged care standards ift.tt/378zzAb

Lionel Bonde not confident on new palliative care beds ift.tt/2Xf0PII

Flames claim two North-West homes ift.tt/33MRQAT

Brothers to represent Tasmania at DanceSport championships ift.tt/32I29Vy

Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad says Israel has agreed to an Egyptian-mediated ceasefire to stop cross-bor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Police were called to a home in Wollongong after reports a woman needed help but the tables quickly turned, leaving… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Little support for Pioneer from Health Department: MLC bit.ly/2NIWqdM

Glenara Lakes now fully compliant with aged care standards bit.ly/2piBtNt

Health organisation plans long-term solutions for issues facing city ift.tt/2ObSEIJ

"The children keep you alive, they do" Take a few minutes and enjoy meeting Peggy Lane. Peggy is retiring this mont… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In an embarrassment for the former Test skipper, he has been fined over an incident at the SCG. bit.ly/2KlTS30

Gladys Berejiklian says those asking why David Elliott still has his job should look at the police statement.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A man tied up a mother and made her listen to him rape her children, with one teen jumping from the window naked tr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Australia continues to experience unprecedented destruction from bushfires. Now is the time to harness our technol… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thieves stripping Lime e-scooters of batteries, electronics #bnetraffic trib.al/8ykzNiw

Trump says he hasn't watched 'one minute' of impeachment hearings  yhoo.it/2qUAy61

Bali’s Denpasar Airport has revealed what a Melbourne family did to be kicked off a Jetstar flight, refuting claims… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The government is paying big bucks to learn about empathy. And the people they're paying have very interesting resu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An investigation into a runaway train that rolled through a steelworks, passing eight level crossings and a track u… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Kiss’ planned End of the Road tour of Australia has been cancelled. bit.ly/350X7oq

In a fiery Facebook post, Russell Crowe’s niece slammed claims the actor received special treatment from the fireys… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Police have been ordered to pay costs after a court dismissed charges against a tradie accused of possessing a minu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A man whose body has been found in burnt-out bushland north-west of Kempsey posted an ominous message to his Facebo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has identified a man found dead in burnt-out bushland north-west of Kempsey as Barry… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A teenager has been charged over a fire west of Yeppoon in Queensland, which destroyed multiple homes. news.com.au/technology/env…

Venice has declared a state of emergency after flooding devastated the tourist hotspot and killed at least two peop… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jamberoo author's short stories of horror, fantasy and the weird ift.tt/2qbrqds

Wendouree bank robber had just stolen ladies pantyhose: court ift.tt/2NLy2s8

Swingers performing a sex act in a nightclub had their lives upturned when police came in shooting. Their nightmare… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

🖃The price of stamps is set to rise by 10 per cent. smh.com.au/business/compa…

The grieving mother spearheading the call for a royal commission into veteran suicides has finally been given an au… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

How to ride Queensland Rail trains for free (legally) #transport trib.al/0I4KTPN

“Pay no attention to what the critics say”, quipped the composer Jean Sibelius in 1937, because “there has never be… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The power of AI has been paired with James Halliday’s unmatched wine knowledge. bit.ly/3760T1B

Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson has vowed to take on Qantas on ultra-long-range routes, such as London to Sydney… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Boeing's humans step in after robots can't handle assembly of 777 aircraft brisbanetimes.com.au/business/compa…

REVIEW: A check of the time tells us it’s reboot o’clock. Yet again. A check of the pulse tells us there is no real… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Universities are being urged to report to the government on their international contacts, researchers and donors as… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Reed was sentenced to death more than 20 years ago for the 1996 assault, rape and strangling of 19-year-old Stacey… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A man who beat his former cellmate unconscious in full view of children and families at Garema Place will spend mor… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The idea of killer robots is terrible enough. But what happens when their cold lethality is added to the volatile p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Iconic rock band KISS have pulled the pin on their massive farewell tour of Australia, just days before it was all… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

KISS cancel Newcastle Supercars concert ift.tt/2q9ZSoE

BHP has been quietly working on these plans for some time, treading cautiously for fear of a backlash from a politi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Bamawm firefighter George Calleja ready for the task ift.tt/3764zjW

Newcastle Italian Film Festival makes an offer you can't refuse ift.tt/2NJxenm

Bad news for Kiss fans😞 The rock band has cancelled its Australian tour, which was set to kick-off next week. trib.al/TjLefAr

Royal experts say Meghan and Harry have decided against Christmas with the Queen at Sandringham because it can be “… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The man who helped bring down sport’s most infamous cheat has joined the fight against convicted doper Sun Yang as… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tesla's 'Made in Germany' dream: Elon Musk takes on car giants by setting up shop in Berlin smh.com.au/business/compa…

The Australian cricket squad has been named, ahead of the Test against Pakistan. 9Soci.al/jdty50xauG6

The radio host has weighed in after Aussie young gun Will Pucovski asked not to be selected in the Test team on men… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

#BREAKING Just days after rescheduling the start of their final tour of Australia, Kiss have cancelled all of this… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Government brings back anti-protest laws bit.ly/33LYrLT

When it comes to exploring our own backyard, it turns out not many Australians know the famous landmarks around the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

David Jones has officially listed one of its flagship Bourke St Mall stores, and it's not going to go cheap.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Australia's biggest "commies" aren't raving greenies, but rather the freedom-loving right, like the bright boys and… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Prostate cancer sufferers might be living longer but not living well: Study brisbanetimes.com.au/national/queen…

The federal government's top public servant looked to hose down discussion of gender neutral toilets in the Departm… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

You probably wouldn’t expect a former nightclub promoter to be getting people off the booze, but he is, and it’s sa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The police officer charged with the murder of a young Aboriginal man in the Northern Territory expressed his intent… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

As women's relationships are changing, so are their purposes, destinations, travel companions and means. bit.ly/2QgAacT

Just hours after he was accused of being a “terrorist sympathiser”, UK Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has been sla… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Aaron Sandilands will continue to have a big impact on Fremantle’s next generation of rucks, with the recently-reti… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Juvenile charged over Central Queensland blaze that destroyed 14 homes #qldfires trib.al/ukvf9RY

GONE: Interleague football is officially no more ift.tt/33NpDK2

If you think driving in Australia’s capital cities is like a feverish dream, you aren’t too far off, according to n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Council urges government to consult more on prison bit.ly/2NJuaHS

'Only for the oil': Amid tensions over Syria, Trump says he's a 'big fan' of Turkey's Erdogan yhoo.it/33NbM6q

#BREAKING: Police have confirmed that a juvenile has been charged over a fire that destroyed homes near Yeppoon. 9Soci.al/hX2g50xaug0

North Rothbury and Greta residents thankful for 'angels in orange' firefighters ift.tt/33M5T9M

#BREAKINGNEWS The identity of the 58-year-old WA man found dead in the devastating NSW bushfires has been revealed.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A major bushfire could leave the Illawarra isolated ift.tt/2O97H6a

'Line drawn' on sand mine as near 5000 sign Minnamurra petition ift.tt/2OeaR8A

How good! An environmental and social project group on the Gold Coast has called for medical supply donations to be… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Taste Thailand at Evandale festival bit.ly/2KjA28M

Sonia Kruger confirms she’s finished with Channel Nine, telling fans “I’m leaving” Today. bit.ly/2QkKssr

A stable worker has been charged as part of the same police investigation that saw prominent trainer Ben Currie acc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

When the bin chicken was a god: new research sheds light on ancient ibis smh.com.au/national/queen…

OPINION | Despite promising a crack down, the world’s largest social media platform seems more than happy to contin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The rise of the ‘send nudes’ culture is so rife in schools the federal government has been forced to step in with a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Two blocks of up to 74 dwellings among the latest release in Coombs. via @lucybladen canberratimes.com.au/story/6489677/…

When it comes to exploring our own backyard, turns out not many Australians know famous landmarks around the countr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Sweden dumps Aussie bonds as country 'not known for good climate work' brisbanetimes.com.au/business/marke…

Your left eye has been twitching. So, you Google it. Web pages with frightening stories convince you you’re seriou… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Management 'callous and business-like' in wake of aged care resident's death ift.tt/2KjyDz2

The body of 58-year-old Barry Parsons was found in burnt out bushland on the NSW mid-north coast. In his last Faceb… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Legislation to reinstate a music festival safety system has been waived through the state’s lower house after MPs v… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The policeman charged with murder over the shooting death of 19-year-old Kumanjayi Walker intends to plead not guil… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Over several hours, the Trump impeachment inquiry was stopped by bickering by rival politicians. But one word was u… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thousands of bargain hunters prepare to buy, swap or sell ift.tt/2Kl9sMr

OPINION | The attempt to hang a Ukrainian quid pro quo on President Trump rings as hollow as previous charges of “R… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Melbourne Airport has opted for a change in direction, revealing plans for a third runway to help cope with delays… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Analysis: Rainsy's Indonesia travel plans a test of Jakarta's commitment to democracy | @jamesmassola smh.com.au/world/asia/rai…

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#BREAKING: A juvenile has been charged with arson over a fire that destroyed 14 homes. More to come. pic.twitter.com/rVpP0XDZgu

A host of jobs in mining could be heading WA’s way, thanks to US President Donald Trump. 🔒 bit.ly/2Qnys9stwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Two people in China’s capital of Beijing have been diagnosed with pneumonic plague, the most virulent form of the n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

MechLog chops it up at national awards bit.ly/2XcfmER

Management 'callous and business-like' in wake of aged care resident's death bit.ly/2qLWrVf

A man acquitted of the 1998 murder of a Sydney schoolgirl has received a jail term for possessing a knife when he w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tasmanian jobs record as nation goes backwards ift.tt/33Luo71

Government tables new protest laws ift.tt/2QikoOO

BHP’s Minerals Australia boss Mike Henry will replace Andrew Mackenzie as the mining giant’s new chief executive fr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

People magazine has named its Sexiest Man Alive and has again divided opinions with its selection. trib.al/TpLoI0k

Aaron Sandilands to become part-time ruck coach for @freodockers. bit.ly/2QnDB1D

Migrant leaders among group to put their hand up for Canberra Liberals pre-selection for next year's territory elec… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Surprise drop in employment puts focus back on RBA rate settings brisbanetimes.com.au/politics/feder…

Moby just added a dozen brand-new tattoos to his collection of body art. Thoughts? news.com.au/entertainment/…

LISTEN: Amidst the #bushfires engulfing NSW and QLD, @michellegrattan has interviewed David Littleproud MP, who has… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tasmanian jobs record as nation goes backwards bit.ly/2KlOnBo

Sky News host Chris Kenny says Australia faced ‘catastrophic’ conditions “long before human-induced climate change… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

First, people just stole the snazzy helmets. Now thieves have upped the ante with Lime’s e-scooters, and it’s provi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Want to stay up-to-date with the latest Queensland news? Our new subscriber offer makes it incredibly affordable -… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

OPINION via @mirandadevine | Their aim is to scare people into buying their climate “emergency” hyperbole, but it i… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Google is moving into banking as it looks to spread its wings smh.com.au/business/compa…

Superstar performer Janet Jackson has been living it up in Brisbane – and documenting her lavish visit on her socia… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hilux burnt out down dead-end road near Western Freeway ift.tt/2qbgblg

On the last day he was seen alive, the fourth victim of the NSW bushfire disaster posted on Facebook about the “apo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Teen with the KFC dream is the the Illawarra's best VET student ift.tt/372aOp5

The chairman of Racing NSW has sent a 21-page letter to the ABC complaining of alleged “serious and numerous” breac… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…