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 2020-02-20 13:10 

news.com.au

Train driver and one other person have died after train derailment north of Melbourne...

A train driver and one other person have died after a train heading from Sydney to Melbourne derailed near Wallan 47 kilometres north of Melbourne Thursday while 12 others in total were taken to hospital for treatment.The Country Fire Authority say the fa...

 2020-02-20 13:10 

The Australian

Train driver and one other person have died after train derailment north of Melbourne...

A train driver and one other person have died after a train heading from Sydney to Melbourne derailed near Wallan 47 kilometres north of Melbourne Thursday while 12 others in total were taken to hospital for treatment. The Country Fire Authority say the f...

 2020-02-20 13:07 

Courier Mail

Billionaire battle as Trump rips Bloomberg...

US President Donald Trump has attacked Michael Bloomberg's first debate performance as "stumbling, bumbling and grossly incompetent"....

 2020-02-20 13:07 

The Australian

Rivals apply blowtorch to Bloomberg...

This wasn't just a presidential debate for Michael Bloomberg, it was a brutal baptism of fire....

 2020-02-20 13:04 

Courier Mail

Travel ban to 'have a lasting impact' on the Australian economy...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison said the "flow on effects" of the extension of the travel ban on flights from mainland China will become "a nationwide issue". Speaking of trade and tourism Ms Alison said there will be a "lasting i...

 2020-02-20 13:03 

news.com.au

Travel ban to 'have a lasting impact' on the Australian economy...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison said the "flow on effects" of the extension of the travel ban on flights from mainland China will become "a nationwide issue".Speaking of trade and tourism Ms Alison said there will be a "lasting im...

 2020-02-20 13:03 

The Australian

Travel ban to 'have a lasting impact' on the Australian economy...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison said the "flow on effects" of the extension of the travel ban on flights from mainland China will become "a nationwide issue". Speaking of trade and tourism Ms Alison said there will be a "lasting i...

 2020-02-20 13:02 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

'I am sorry': Minister concedes metro line will blow out by $3 billion...

Transport Minister Andrew Constance is blaming an "overheated" infrastructure market for the blowout in the cost of his government's signature rail project....

 2020-02-20 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

How police lured businessman to reveal $1.5b cocaine network...

Rohan Arnold had been given 27 years' jail for his role in conspiring to import a shipping container concealing 1.28 tonnes of cocaine to Australia in March 2017....

 2020-02-20 13:01 

The Australian Financial Review

CSL's the type Australia needs for prosperity...

CSL's rise to the top shows what innovative Australian businesses can achieve in global markets with the right expertise and entrepreneurship....

 2020-02-20 13:01 

The Australian Financial Review

Virus travel ban could be lifted for some students...

A small cohort of Chinese students could soon be allowed into Australia on a test basis....

 2020-02-20 13:01 

The Australian Financial Review

Melbourne company creates nasal spray for coronavirus...

Firebrick Pharma has tested its yet-to-be commercialised nasal spray against COVID-19 and found it can kill 99.97 per cent of the detectable virus....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

news.com.au

Steve Smith puts luxury Harbour home up for rent...

Former Australia cricket captain and the world's number two Test batsman, Steve Smith, has put his inner west investment property on the market....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

news.com.au

Cute cottages for sale in Manly...

A cottage by the sea is the ultimate dream home and Manly is on many people's wishlist....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

news.com.au

Take the plunge...

EXTRAORDINARY. That is an ideal word to describe a position such as this....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

news.com.au

Block with $1m-plus view rewrites record books...

A premium parcel of land in Ocean Grove has become the most expensive standard house block to sell in the town, providing a big windfall for its owners in just 18 months....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

news.com.au

Weird trend driving first-home buyers...

Singles are stepping up to cash in on the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme, however city slicker first-time buyers still have the biggest hurdle....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Trust teachers to do job paying it forward for next generation...

It is tiresome that the educational debate is framed from the same old partisan economic standpoint, using the "return on investment" mantra....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Boost incentives for rural teachers, say education sector leaders...

Paying 30 per cent more to a maths teacher in Brewarrina than Bellevue Hill was one suggestion at a Herald education summit to fix the rural teacher crisis....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

In the Herald: February 21, 1979...

Muhammad Ali arrives, feeling great, right 'medicine' for Souths and tea dance with a difference...

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Revealed: Xero to head $100b 'Aussie Nasdaq'...

A new index tracking the best performing tech companies trading on the ASX will be launched on Friday, with Xero, Computershare and Afterpay leading the way....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

How a mistake led to Queensland's first Great Walk...

A seven-day walk in the Scenic Rim region is about to be added to the eco-focused Spicers Retreats portfolio. The fun bit is, the land was bought in error....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Carbon lost in bushfires could cost $1b...

Fires burned through the equivalent of three-quarters of Australia's annual...

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Inside BCA president's tech fund...

Tim Reed wears two hats president of the Business Council of Australia and co-head of private equity firm Potentia Capital. He tells how the fund works....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Fixing the slow economy is up to Canberra...

The domestic private economy went backwards last year for the first time since the 2008-09 global financial crisis....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

Why HSBC should have cut deeper...

With 200,000 people still to be on its books after the latest bloodletting, the sprawling bank needed to go further....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian Financial Review

How Australians can work less...

Lessons from around the world: Norwegians work far less hours for more output while Singaporeans ace the international maths rankings....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The Australian

Disruption driving change in office culture...

Jenelle McMaster is managing partner of markets for Oceania at EY. She joined EY 12 years ago having started her career, armed with a degree in economics and psychology, as a forensic psychologist. She worked in prisons for a number of years and joined th...

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The West Australian

Disturbing CCTV vision watched before murder charge laid against police officer for the death of Joyce Clarke...

The West Australian understands CCTV footage of Joyce Clarke being shot to death was viewed by Major Crime detectives in the course of its decision to charge one of its own policemen with murder....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

Business Insider Australia

KFC is rolling out its viral fried-chicken-and-doughnut sandwich nationwide...

KFC announced on Thursday that the chain is rolling out Chicken & Doughnuts nationwide....

 2020-02-20 13:00 

The West Australian

Labor leader recommits to party's zero emissions by 2050 target for Australia...

Anthony Albanese says it should "non-controversial" for Australia to have a net zero carbon emissions target by 2050, but the Labor Leader hasn't detailed plans on how his party would achieve its target....

 2020-02-20 12:57 

The West Australian

Two people killed in horror Sydney-Melbourne train derailment...

A train driver and co-driver are dead after a Sydney to Melbourne train derailed near Wallan. A passenger on board the train, which was running almost two hours late at the time of the crash, has revealed the driver told travellers he would try to make up...

 2020-02-20 12:56 

The Age

States say disabled miss out as Canberra hoards $1.7b of NDIS funding...

NSW and Victoria claim 'systemic neglect' means disabled people are missing out on services while the federal government sits on $1.7 billion in NDIS funding....

 2020-02-20 12:55 

Courier Mail

Crowd Goes Wild as San Diego Officers Free Dog With Head Stuck Between Two Pillars...

An energetic dog managed to get its head stuck between two pillars at Lily Pond, San Diego, recently while out for a walk. Footage shared by the San Diego Police Department on February 19 shows officers trying to free the dog from the wall as a large crow...

 2020-02-20 12:55 

news.com.au

Crowd Goes Wild as San Diego Officers Free Dog With Head Stuck Between Two Pillars...

An energetic dog managed to get its head stuck between two pillars at Lily Pond, San Diego, recently while out for a walk. Footage shared by the San Diego Police Department on February 19 shows officers trying to free the dog from the wall as a large crow...

 2020-02-20 12:55 

The West Australian

Bushfire crisis: Inquiry head wanted tax on blaze-prone homes...

One of three people heading up the bushfire royal commission has pushed for levies on homes in blaze-prone areas to raise funds for emergency services. PLUS see the beautiful pictures of flora growing back on the fire-ravaged south coast....

 2020-02-20 12:52 

news.com.au

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 2020-02-20 12:52 

Business Insider Australia

Ryan Newman may have helped save his own life at the Daytona 500 by pushing for a new NASCAR safety feature in 2009, which became known as the 'Newman bar'...

A safety feature colloquially nicknamed after him may have helped save Ryan Newman's life in his devastating Daytona 500 crash on Monday....

 2020-02-20 12:47 

Courier Mail

Team Rushes to Rescue Horses From Deep Icy Pond...

A group men rescued eight horses from a deep icy pond on February 16 in Bashkiria, Russia, amid harsh weather. This video shows a group of men working to pull out the horses out of the pond with a rope attached to a tractor. A Vesti report quoting the upl...

 2020-02-20 12:46 

Courier Mail

Fed Govt withholding NDIS funds to maintain budget surplus is 'robbing Pete to pay Paul'...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison says reports the Federal government is withholding back $1.7 billion for the National Disability Insurance Scheme in order to maintain its promised budget surplus is like "robbing Pete to pay Paul". The Age and...

 2020-02-20 12:46 

The Australian

Property swap for climate activist...

Climate activist Michael Staindl has transferred ownership of his inner-city Melbourne home to his wife ahead of a decision by the Federal Court on his push to force Josh Frydenberg from parliament....

 2020-02-20 12:45 

Courier Mail

German Shooting Suspect Had a Racist Motive, Officials Say...

At least nine people were killed after a gunman opened fire at random people of immigrant origin in the German city of Hanau late Wednesday. The 43-year-old suspect likely had a racist motive, according to officials. Photo: Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach...

 2020-02-20 12:45 

The Australian

Fed Govt withholding NDIS funds to maintain budget surplus is 'robbing Pete to pay Paul'...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison says reports the Federal government is withholding back $1.7 billion for the National Disability Insurance Scheme in order to maintain its promised budget surplus is like "robbing Pete to pay Paul". The Age and...

 2020-02-20 12:45 

news.com.au

Fed Govt withholding NDIS funds to maintain budget surplus is 'robbing Pete to pay Paul'...

Herald Sun reporter Genevieve Alison says reports the Federal government is withholding back $1.7 billion for the National Disability Insurance Scheme in order to maintain its promised budget surplus is like "robbing Pete to pay Paul".The Age and ...

 2020-02-20 12:45 

The Australian

German Shooting Suspect Had a Racist Motive, Officials Say...

At least nine people were killed after a gunman opened fire at random people of immigrant origin in the German city of Hanau late Wednesday. The 43-year-old suspect likely had a racist motive, according to officials. Photo: Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach...

 2020-02-20 12:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

Souths lock in succession plan for Bennett with Demetriou to take over from 2022...

The Rabbitohs have signed Jason Demetriou to a new four-year deal, the final two as head coach, with Wayne Bennett to finish up after the 2021 season....

 2020-02-20 12:42 

Courier Mail

‘He’s a Rolls Royce’: Saint stuns...

St Kilda ushered in a new wave of recruits as key forward Tim Membrey and star recruit Bradley Hill starred in a 21-point win over Hawthorn in the AFL pre-season series opener....

 2020-02-20 12:40 

Business Insider Australia

Barcelona controversially signed a 28-year-old Danish forward for $19 million, and promptly slapped him with a $324 million release clause...

FC Barcelona on Thursday completed one of the most unlikely signings of the European football season, buying Martin Braithwaite, a 28-year-old journeyman Danish forward from La Liga rivals Leganes....

 2020-02-20 12:39 

Business Insider Australia

Republicans, Democrats, and pundits from all sides tore Mike Bloomberg apart after a dismal performance at his first debate...

The performance of former Mayor Mike Bloomberg of New York City at his first Democratic presidential debate has been widely criticised by Democrats, Republicans, and pundits from all sides....

 2020-02-20 12:39 

news.com.au

'He's a Rolls Royce': Saint stuns...

St Kilda ushered in a new wave of recruits as key forward Tim Membrey and star recruit Bradley Hill starred in a 21-point win over Hawthorn in the AFL pre-season series opener....

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