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AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

It’s taken eight years, a bounty of first round draft picks and a wet and rugged preliminary final against Collingwood, but Greater Western Sydney has come of age by booking a grand final appearance next week against Richmond.

In a thrilling preliminary final, the Giants got out to a 33

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Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

The Wallabies have fought back to avoid a catastrophic result at the Rugby World Cup, needing two tries from hooker Tolu Latu to help see off Fiji 39-21 in Sapporo.

Trailing 21-12 with a half-an-hour remaining on Saturday, the Australian pack took command to ensure they dodged what would have

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AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

It’s taken eight years, a bounty of first round draft picks and a wet and rugged preliminary final against Collingwood, but Greater Western Sydney has come of age by booking a grand final appearance next week against Richmond.

In a thrilling preliminary final, the Giants got out to a 33

read more
Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

The Wallabies have fought back to avoid a catastrophic result at the Rugby World Cup, needing two tries from hooker Tolu Latu to help see off Fiji 39-21 in Sapporo.

Trailing 21-12 with a half-an-hour remaining on Saturday, the Australian pack took command to ensure they dodged what would have

read more
Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup appearance after criticism

Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup appearance after criticism

Under fire from animal-rights activists, megastar Taylor Swift has bailed on her slated Melbourne Cup show – although she’s blaming “scheduling issues”  rather than the barrage of criticism.

Swift had been set to perform two hits from her latest album Lover at the November 5 race but changes to her

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Taylor Swift Scratched from Melbourne Cup

Taylor Swift Scratched from Melbourne Cup

Under fire from animal-rights activists, megastar Taylor Swift has bailed on her slated Melbourne Cup show – although she’s blaming “scheduling issues”  rather than the barrage of criticism.

Swift had been set to perform two hits from her latest album, Lover, at the November 5 race but promoters say changes

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My fight against testicular cancer

My fight against testicular cancer

While the cancer I have is mostly survivable, discovering a lump and treating it was a jolt I was entirely unprepared for.

It was the beginning of November 2015,

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Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

The big budget question is why the surplus wasn’t big

The budget was for practical purposes in neither deficit nor in surplus in 2018-19, the final figures released by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and Finance Minister Mathias Cormann on Thursday reveal.

The underlying cash deficit was just A$690 million, which, on the scale of Commonwealth budgets, is close to nothing: 0.0%

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Latest News

AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

AFL: Giants grow up to set up first grand final against Tigers

It’s taken eight years, a bounty of first round draft picks and a wet and rugged preliminary final against Collingwood, but Greater Western Sydney has come of age by booking a grand final appearance next week against Richmond.

In a thrilling preliminary final, the Giants got out to a 33

read more
Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

Rugby Union: Wallabies given World Cup fright against Fiji

The Wallabies have fought back to avoid a catastrophic result at the Rugby World Cup, needing two tries from hooker Tolu Latu to help see off Fiji 39-21 in Sapporo.

Trailing 21-12 with a half-an-hour remaining on Saturday, the Australian pack took command to ensure they dodged what would have

read more
Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup appearance after criticism

Taylor Swift cancels Melbourne Cup appearance after criticism

Under fire from animal-rights activists, megastar Taylor Swift has bailed on her slated Melbourne Cup show – although she’s blaming “scheduling issues”  rather than the barrage of criticism.

Swift had been set to perform two hits from her latest album Lover at the November 5 race but changes to her

read more

World News

Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
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Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
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Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
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Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
read more
Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
read more

World News

Phew!! That was close but Craig Kelly has confirmed that climate change doesn’t exist!

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.
read more

Business & The Economy

Corporatocracy: inside the Cash Ban

Corporatocracy: inside the Cash Ban

The Government and Opposition are about to push through laws to hobble the cash economy, laws based on advice from KPMG. Michael West looks at the real reasons behind the jihad on cash.
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CitySmart and WePower in PPA group for Brisbane

CitySmart and WePower in PPA group for Brisbane

A new partnership between Brisbane City Council and a global technology company will make direct access to renewable energy easier for Queensland’s businesses. Brisbane City Council has partnered with renewable energy procurement technology company WePower...

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Environment

The world is burning, and all Australia has is a big stick

The world is burning, and all Australia has is a big stick

As tens of thousands of people – the vast majority of them striking school children – gather around Australia to call for stronger government action on climate change, where were our top politicians?

The nation’s leader, Prime Minister Scott Morrison, was quite likely tucking himself into bed

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