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 2018-01-16 08:48 

The Australian

Orocobre delivers strong quarterly results...

Orocobre has delivered a strong December quarter results, with record quarterly production of 3,937 tonnes of lithium carbonate at a FOB cash cost of US$3,946 (A$4,959)/tonne....

 2018-01-16 08:48 

The Australian

Kids' newspaper can't afford to stay open...

Children's newspaper Crinkling News says it cannot afford to keep publishing eight months after a $200,000 crowd-funding campaign to stay open....

 2018-01-16 08:48 

The Australian

Oil Search drills P'nyang South 2 ST1...

Oil Search has completed drilling at the P'nyang South 2 ST1 well, reaching a total depth of 2,725 metres on January 7, 2018....

 2018-01-16 08:48 

The Australian

Car smashes into Qld home...

A man who smashed a car into the lounge room of a Loganlea home in Queensland's southeast has been found by police and taken to hospital after fleeing the scene....

 2018-01-16 08:48 

The Australian

20 hurt as German bus crashes into house...

At least 20 people have been injured after a school bus crashed into a house in south-western Germany, according to police....

 2018-01-16 08:47 

The Australian

Snakes seized from Victorian property...

A man is facing animal cruelty charges following the seizure of five snakes and a number of guns at a property in eastern Victoria....

 2018-01-16 08:47 

The Australian

Mobecom to be on blockchain in 2018...

Mobecom plans to launch blockchain across its existing product offering during 2018....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

NT policeman hospitalised by 15yo boy...

A Northern Territory teenager has allegedly bashed a police officer in Alice Springs, leaving him hospitalised with a head injury....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

'Torture' claim at WA juvenile jail denied...

Claims that children have been...

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

Private education costs $475,000: report...

Private education costs have soared at almost double the rate of wages growth over the past decade, new research shows....

 2018-01-16 06:48 

The Australian

Police, militants die in Caracas shootout...

Venezuelan authorities have arrested five members of a...

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Australia Day debate has to stop: Mundine...

Indigenous leader Warren Mundine has pleaded for an end to the...

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Former treasurer Swan weighs up future...

Former treasurer and Labor campaign veteran Wayne Swan could announce his retirement when nominations open later this year for the federal election due by May 2019....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

PNG volcano could cause tsunami...

People in Papua New Guinea are being warned that an eruption of a volcano in the South Pacific nation could also cause a local tsunami....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree on Rohingya plan...

Bangladesh has agreed to complete the process of returning Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar within two years after repatriation begins following a meeting of the neighbours to implement a pact signed last year....

 2018-01-16 06:47 

The Australian

Unity on N Korea important: Xi to Trump...

China's President Xi Jinping has told US President Donald Trump in a phone call that the hard-earned easing of tensions on the Korean peninsula must continue, Chinese state media reports....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Weatherill to skip SA leaders' debate...

South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill will skip a leaders' debate organised by the Property Council next month....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Bionomics receives $6.8m R&D tax refund...

Bionomics has received a $6.8 million R&D tax incentive refund for the 2016/2017 financial year....

 2018-01-16 04:46 

The Australian

Consultation for SA gas trial to go ahead...

A gas technology blamed for polluting hundreds of square kilometres of Queensland farmland is one step closer to going ahead in South Australia....

 2018-01-16 03:47 

The Australian

January deluge smashes Perth rain records...

Perth has been saturated with up to 10 years worth of January rain in the past 24 hours as records tumbled across the city....

 2018-01-16 03:47 

The Australian

Immigration detainees launch hunger strike...

Hundreds of detainees being held in onshore immigration centres have launched a hunger strike over a crackdown on visiting restrictions....

 2018-01-16 03:47 

The Australian

UltraCharge partners with Sinochem...

UltraCharge Limited (ASX: UTR) has partnered with China's leading fluorine chemical manufacturer, Sinochem Lantian Co Ltd. Sinochem Lantian is a subsidiary of Sinochem Group, which is a Chinese state-owned Fortune Global 500 company....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Invigor wins $850,000 in contracts...

Leading data and analytics solutions company, Invigor Group (ASX: IVO) has secured $850,000 worth of new contract wins and renewals in the first quarter of calendar year 2018....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

'Carnage' after NSW crash that kills two...

Two people have died and several are trapped following a crash involving two trucks and four cars near Dubbo in NSW central west, with authorities describing the scene as...

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Crew blamed for low-flying Air Asia plane...

The pilots of an Air Asia flight to Perth that flew too low inappropriately handled the failure of the captain's flight management guidance computer, an Australian Transport Safety Bureau report has found....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Work to start on SA $174m train crossing...

Construction work on a multi-million dollar upgrade of an often-congested level rail crossing in Adelaide's south is set to begin this year....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Oil slicks from sunken tanker spread...

Several oil slicks have been found in waters around a sunken Iranian tanker ship in the East China Sea from a growing spill....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Weather warnings cover UK...

Forecasters are predicting a...

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Chinese 'rainbow dinosaur' discovered...

There's not a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. There's an iridescent dinosaur....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Prankster charged over Qld bridge jump...

A YouTube prankster who made headlines in December when he jumped from a balcony into the Bondi Icebergs pool is due to face court after making a risky leap from Brisbane's Goodwill Bridge....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Support for Australian republic unstirred...

Support for an Australian republic with a homegrown head of state has barely budged in the past year, with roughly two in five people in favour of the idea....

 2018-01-16 03:46 

The Australian

Castillo upbeat on initial Cangai results...

Castillo Copper (ASX: CCZ) has intersected high-grade sulphide mineralisation from its initial drilling and sampling at the Cangai copper mine in New South Wales....

 2018-01-16 03:45 

The Australian

Afterpay at record high as sales soar...

Afterpay Touch shares have hit a record high after the-buy-now-pay later service revealed its underlying annual sales are on track to reach more than $2 billion and a possible move into the US market....

 2018-01-16 02:48 

The Australian

Glowing lava rolls down Philippine volcano...

Glowing red lava is rolling down the slopes of a Philippine volcano as authorities maintained a warning of a possible hazardous eruption....

 2018-01-16 02:47 

The Australian

Aust vehicle sales jump 4.5% in December...

New motor vehicle sales have risen, with sales in December up 4.5 per cent on the previous month and far higher than November's mere 0.1 per cent lift, official data show....

 2018-01-16 02:46 

The Australian

Iranian Australians to protest in Canberra...

Iranians from across Australia are coming together in Canberra to protest against the violent response to anti-government demonstrations in their home country....

 2018-01-16 02:45 

The Australian

SA Mount Gambier Prison expansion on track...

The expansion of South Australia's Mount Gambier Prison will make it the second largest in the state....

 2018-01-16 01:45 

The Australian

Heat warning for Victorian regions...

Heat health alerts have been issued for two Victorian districts as the state braces for two days of temperatures above 40C....

 2018-01-16 01:45 

The Australian

NSW premier confident of no train strike...

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she's confident Sydney commuters won't be caught up in train strikes ahead of union meetings with the state's rail bosses....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

Vic man dead after colliding with truck...

A man is dead after his car crossed onto the wrong side of the road and collided with a truck in regional Victoria....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

Asian shares slip as iron ore softens...

Asian shares slumped as miners were pressured by weaker Chinese iron ore prices, while the euro stood near a 3-year peak on rising expectations that the European Central Bank could pare its monetary stimulus....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

Most NSW beaches closed due to weather...

Wild surf conditions and powerful swells have forced the closure of most patrolled beaches along the NSW coastline....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

No breakup plans, says Fiat Chrysler boss...

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's head says he has no intention of breaking up the company or selling off individual brands to China or any other parties, adding that the group is counting on its coveted Jeep brand to drive profit....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

Vic models vie for place in DJ's show...

Hundreds of tall, beautiful people have flocked to David Jones in Melbourne's CBD to compete for a spot on the catwalk at the department store's Autumn Winter 2018 fashion show....

 2018-01-16 01:44 

The Australian

Ads make teens eat more junk food: study...

Teenagers who watch lots of TV with ads are more likely to eat junk food, suggesting a...

 2018-01-16 01:43 

The Australian

Why the GOP tax cuts are boosting stocks...

US president Donald Trump and Republican lawmakers late last year rushed $US1.5 trillion ($A1.9 trillion) in tax cuts into law - the most sweeping rewrite of the tax code since 1986....

 2018-01-16 01:43 

The Australian

UK needs 'grown up' discussion with Trump...

Labour's attempts to stop Donald Trump visiting Britain are...

 2018-01-16 01:43 

The Australian

Disaster assistance after Cyclone Hilda...

Disaster assistance is being provided to people in Western Australia's north who were affected by Tropical Cyclone Hilda last month....

 2018-01-16 00:46 

The Australian

13 siblings rescued from California home...

Thirteen siblings, ranging in age from two to 29, have been rescued by police in California from a house where some of them had been chained to beds, and their parents have been charged with torture....

 2018-01-16 00:45 

The Australian

LNP's Mander under fire over Qld gun laws...

Queensland Police Minister Mark Ryan has attacked Deputy Opposition Leader Tim Mander after a video surfaced of the then LNP police spokesman saying he was...

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