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 2021-05-18 16:57 

The Australian

Spain says 8,000 migrants arrived in Ceuta since Monday, half sent back to Morocco...

Around 8,000 migrants have arrived in Spain's north African enclave of Ceuta since Monday, and around half have been sent back to Morocco, the Spanish government said Tuesday....

 2021-05-18 16:41 

The Australian

Hungary FM slams EU's 'one-sided' statements against Israel...

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto slammed the EU's "one-sided" statements on Israel as his European counterparts called for a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians....

 2021-05-18 16:20 

The Australian

Morocco says recalls ambassador from Spain for consultations...

Morocco said Tuesday it has recalled its ambassador from Spain for consultations after an influx of migrants into Ceuta, a tiny Spanish enclave on the North African coast, angered Madrid....

 2021-05-18 16:16 

The Australian

Spain vows to 'restore order' in Ceuta after record migrant influx...

Spain stepped up diplomatic pressure on Morocco Tuesday as its prime minister flew into Ceuta, vowing to "restore order" in the North African enclave after a record 6,000 migrants reached its beaches from Morocco, inflaming tensions between Madrid...

 2021-05-18 16:13 

The Australian

EU top diplomat urges Israel-Palestinian ceasefire...

EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Tuesday called for the implementation of a ceasefire to stop fighting between Israel and the Palestinians....

 2021-05-18 16:05 

The Australian

Double Rainbow and Mammatus Clouds Hang Over Houston...

A spectacular double rainbow dazzled Houstonians on May 17, as thunderstorms brought heavy rain to southeastern Texas and parts of Louisiana. Video filmed by Paul Medica shows the arcs and a sky full of mammatus clouds at sunset over Houston on Monday eve...

 2021-05-18 15:55 

The Australian

Astrologer predicts Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker's future...

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker's fiery relationship will eventually fizzle out, according to celebrity astrologer Maria Shaw....

 2021-05-18 15:46 

The Australian

Spain summons Morocco ambassador over migrant arrivals...

Spain summoned Morocco's ambassador in Madrid on Tuesday to lodge its "rejection" of the "massive entry of Moroccan migrants" into the Spanish North African enclave of Ceuta, the foreign minister said....

 2021-05-18 15:25 

The Australian

Large Cloud Towers Over Lubbock, Texas, Amid Tornado Warning...

The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for Lubbock, Texas, on May 17, as footage captured a large cloud towering over the city. NWS Lubbock said golf-ball-sized hail fell in the city on Monday night amid torrential rain. More severe thunder...

 2021-05-18 15:20 

The Australian

'Almost Completely Submerged': Cars Struggle in Baton Rouge Flood...

Cars were stuck in high floodwater in Baton Rouge on May 17, as severe weather prompted Louisiana's governor to declare a state of emergency. The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for Baton Rouge, estimating it could see up to six in...

 2021-05-18 15:15 

The Australian

More Buildings in Gaza City Targeted Amid Continuing Airstrikes...

The MSDR News Network posted this footage overnight on May 18, described as showing heavy shelling in western parts of Gaza City, as Israeli strikes against the enclave continued. The Times of Israel reported that the Israel Defense Forces carried out wav...

 2021-05-18 15:13 

The Australian

Spanish PM arrives in Ceuta after migrant surge...

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Tuesday arrived in Spain's north African enclave of Ceuta where over 6,000 migrants have crossed over from neighbouring Morocco, the government said....

 2021-05-18 14:55 

The Australian

Cars Submerged by Floodwater as State of Emergency Declared in Lafayette, Louisiana...

A state of emergency was declared and a curfew was in effect in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, on May 17, as heavy rains hit the state's southwest. This footage, by Hamza Romani, shows multiple cars submerged in floodwater outside a residential building...

 2021-05-18 14:47 

The Australian

Argentine meat producers strike over exports ban: industry group...

Argentine meat producers announced on Tuesday they would stop selling beef and veal for one week in response to a month-long government suspension on exports due to rising prices....

 2021-05-18 14:42 

The Australian

'New deal' hopes for Africa as Paris summit tackles finance gap...

Hopes of a financial lifeline for Covid-battered Africa ran high at a summit hosted by President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday, with the boss of the African Union hailing the talks as a potential "new deal" for the continent....

 2021-05-18 14:30 

The Australian

Swimming data a stroke of genius...

Embargo Wed 19 May, 12.01am...

 2021-05-18 14:25 

The Australian

No new fossil fuel projects for net-zero: IEA...

All future fossil fuel projects must be scrapped if the world is to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and to stand any chance of limiting warming to 1.5C, the International Energy Agency said Tuesday....

 2021-05-18 14:06 

The Australian

PETA calls on farmers not to kill mice plaguing regional NSW...

A global animal rights organisation is pleading with farmers not to kill the mice plaguing regional New South Wales. PETA argues the rodents shouldn't be denied their "right" to food because of the "dangerous notion of human supremacy"...

 2021-05-18 14:02 

The Australian

Death toll climbs in Israel-Gaza conflict amid frantic diplomacy...

Heavy air strikes and rocket fire in the Israel-Gaza conflict claimed more lives on both sides Tuesday as tensions flared in Palestinian "day of anger" protests in Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank....

 2021-05-18 14:01 

The Australian

Midnight Oil to fire up Bluesfest revival...

When Bluesfest was shut down on March 31 by the NSW government, just as tens of thousands of people were converging on Byron Bay for a highly anticipated long weekend of live music, festival director Peter Noble was blindsided by the shock decision....

 2021-05-18 14:00 

The Australian

Human face of suffering waiting for Covid vaccines...

While I understand the Australian government wants to keep citizens safe by keeping the borders closed, it appears to be making little progress in vaccination ("Jab to unlock travel freedom", 18/5). This I can't understand; why would any gover...

 2021-05-18 13:24 

The Australian

Higher Education...

Higher Education...

 2021-05-18 13:12 

The Australian

You don't grow the economy 'by taxing it more'...

Liberal MP Tim Wilson says the reality is that you do not grow the economy "by taxing it more". Mr Wilson discussed the Andrews government's plan to increase property taxes in the state. The Andrews government is expected to unveil new charges...

 2021-05-18 13:00 

The Australian

Defining & Refining Culture on Your Team...

Patti Brennan, Key Financial, Inc. Mark McHugh, Alex. Brown. a division of Raymond James Moderated By: Ray Sclafani, Founder and CEO, ClientWise LLC...

 2021-05-18 13:00 

The Australian

Building Lasting Value: How to Create a Successful HNW Enterprise...

Michael Schweitzer, Head of High Net Worth, Capital Group Interviewed By: Mark Wilkins, UBS Financial Services, Inc....

 2021-05-18 13:00 

The Australian

Setting a Strategic Vision to Achieve Organic Growth...

Josh Malkin, Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Liz Weikes, J.P. Morgan Moderated By: Wes Egan, Head of Partnerships, Wells Fargo Advisors...

 2021-05-18 13:00 

The Australian

iMac 24-inch M1 Review: The Desktop Is Cool Again...

In a world full of smartphones, tablets and laptops, the new iMac—powered by Apple's M1 chip—proves desktops still have a future. WSJ's Joanna Stern looked to the past, the original iMac G3, to understand Apple's fun and colorful 2...

 2021-05-18 13:00 

The Australian

Apple sets out to colour us happy...

Apple has returned to the dazzling days of yesteryear with the 2021 iMac. If you have a long memory, you'll remember the iMac G3 and the beautiful array of colours it came in. It showed that tech could not only be functional, but stylish too....

 2021-05-18 12:43 

The Australian

Benjamin Netanyahu 'the best leader the Jewish people have known since Moses': Rozner...

The Institute of Public Affairs' Gideon Rozner says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is the "best leader the Jewish people have known since Moses". "He knows a thing or two about keeping people safe, let me tell you," Mr Rozne...

 2021-05-18 12:30 

The Australian

Labor casts doubt over future tax cuts...

Labor's treasury spokesman Jim Chalmers has cast doubt over the government's phase three tax cuts, warning the $130bn measure will be funded from debt while declaring "barely anything" in this year's budget will survive after the elect...

 2021-05-18 12:30 

The Australian

Morrison steps in to keep the lights on...

Scott Morrison will intervene in the energy market by backing a 660 Megawatt gas power plant in the Hunter Valley to offset the closure of the Liddell coal-fired power station in 2023 and avoid a 30 per cent power price hike for consumers....

 2021-05-18 11:48 

The Australian

Commentary...

Commentary...

 2021-05-18 11:44 

The Australian

Pearson lays path to better learning...

Noel Pearson has issued a bold challenge to education policymakers, arguing that schooling could go from "good to great" within the next five years if teachers are willing to follow the evidence on how children learn....

 2021-05-18 11:40 

The Australian

Smoke Rises Over Gaza Strip as Airstrikes Continue...

The Quds News Network posted this footage on Tuesday, May 18, described as showing Bani Suheila, a town in the southern Gaza Strip, as Israeli strikes against the enclave continued. The Palestinian news agency WAFA said Israeli warplanes launched dozens o...

 2021-05-18 11:37 

The Australian

'The Pope and the Dope': John Kerry 'begs Pope Francis' to join global warming religion...

Sky News host Andrew Bolt says despite claims global warming "is about the science," it is actually "a religion" after US Climate Envoy John Kerry went to Rome to "beg Pope Francis to go give world leaders a lecture"."Pope Fran...

 2021-05-18 11:32 

The Australian

Virgin chiefs' big bonus before COVID call...

Virgin Australia boss Jayne Hrdlicka's plea for the Morrison government to quickly open Australia's borders — despite the fact that "some people may die" from coronavirus — has come just days after Hrdlicka and her executive te...

 2021-05-18 11:29 

The Australian

The whole 'political scene' in Australia would change if Joel Fitzgibbon was Labor leader...

Sky News host Alan Jones says you can't "escape the conclusion" that if the Labor Party was "smart enough" to make Joel Fitzgibbon the leader, the whole political scene in Australia would change. Mr Jones said this is because Joel Fitz...

 2021-05-18 11:23 

The Australian

Government funding to HomeCare packages 'incapable' of meeting demand...

The Federal budget's allocation of funds to its HomeCare packages are "incapable" of keeping up with sector demand, according to Health Services Union Secretary Gerard Hayes."This was an opportunity to get it right not only now but for the...

 2021-05-18 11:22 

The Australian

Walmart Q1 profits fall 32% as pandemic sales growth slows...

Walmart reported a drop in first-quarter profits Tuesday with pandemic-related sales growth moderating somewhat, but shares rallied as the results still topped expectations....

 2021-05-18 10:56 

The Australian

Texas governor's lifting of mask mandate a 'popular' policy...

Texas Governor Greg Abbott's lifting of the mask mandate in the state had "popular support" from the people, according to Sky News Washington correspondent Anneliese Nielsen."It seems like a big risk in a national context but when you look...

 2021-05-18 10:53 

The Australian

Nats tipped to be collectors in Hunter poll...

Gladys Berejiklian's claim that it will take a "miracle" for the government to keep the seat of Upper Hunter at this weekend's by-election amounts to an absurd overstatement that defies any reading of the polling numbers or the sentiment o...

 2021-05-18 10:52 

The Australian

Many journalists are 'dangerously ignorant' about what is driving the war against Israel: Bolt...

Sky News host Andrew Bolt has spoken about how many journalists are "dangerously ignorant" about what really is "driving this war against Israel". "These are journalists who think Israel is to blame for having Islamist terrorists in Ga...

 2021-05-18 10:50 

The Australian

Blues great lauds solution to help 'struggling' Teague...

Carlton would execute "one of the smartest moves" it has had made in recent seasons if it can lure Justin Leppitsch as a senior assistant coach to support David Teague next year, according to Blues great Mark Maclure....

 2021-05-18 10:46 

The Australian

24 dead, dozens missing as cyclone batters Covid-stricken India...

At least 24 people were dead and almost 100 missing on Tuesday after a monster cyclone slammed India, compounding the country's woes as it recorded a new record number of coronavirus deaths in 24 hours....

 2021-05-18 10:44 

The Australian

Tools down: developers balk at property tax...

One of Melbourne's largest property developers is threatening to stop looking at opportunities for new construction until the Victorian government clarifies plans for a significant rise in land taxes....

 2021-05-18 09:40 

The Australian

Albanese must show 'absolute' support for coal to win regional Queensland...

Labor Leader Anthony Albanese must show his absolute support for coal to be successful in regional Queensland come election time, according to Sky News contributor Campbell Newman."I think that Anthony Albanese really needs to put a real line in the s...

 2021-05-18 09:40 

The Australian

Surfer dies after great white shark attack...

A retired paramedic was among onlookers who rushed to save a surfer after he was attacked by a great white shark on the NSW mid-north coast on Tuesday morning....

 2021-05-18 09:39 

The Australian

Business owners are 'up in arms' over Victoria's second injecting room...

Sky News host Peta Credlin says the Andrews government is set to open Victoria's second injecting room in the heart of Melbourne's CBD which has seen business owners be "up in arms" over the plan. Ms Credlin spoke to the owner of Doherty&#...

 2021-05-18 09:36 

The Australian

Anthony Albanese has led Labor 'into a cul-de-sac' since last election...

The Australian's Troy Bramston says Anthony Albanese has led Labor "into a cul-de-sac since the last election". Mr Bramston said the Labor leader is a "small target, no vision, no agenda politician". "He hasn't been able to dif...

 2021-05-18 09:33 

The Australian

Modern takes on ancient memories...

An ancient Aboriginal technique for memorisation might help optimise recall of a large volume of facts, figures and lists required in occupations such as medicine....

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