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  1. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Suspect in French student's beating death appears in Brisbane court

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:25pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Suspect charged with student's murder A young Australian man appeared in a Brisbane court yesterday charged with the rape and murder of French student ... the man, who cannot be named appeared briefly at Brisbane Magistrates Court after being picked up by police in Coffs Harbour in neighbouring New South Wales. He was remanded in custody and is due ...

  2. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    'I'm dying:' Cameraman reveals Steve Irwin’s final words after deadly stingray attack

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:00pm by AFP

    ... revealed a stingray stabbed at him "hundreds of times" and his final words were "I'm dying". The television personality and conservationist, who became world-famous for his ... across a "massive" 2.5-metre wide stingray in chest-high water. The final shot was to be the stingray swimming away from Irwin. Instead, the stingray struck out, apparently believing ...

  3. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia to comply with East Timor court orders

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 11:18am by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... Associated Press in Canberra The International Court of Justice has ruled documents siezed from East Timor by Australia cannot be used in a arbitration case over marine resources Australia will comply with an International Court of Justice ruling banning it from using documents the government seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar ...

  4. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Sydney high-rise murderer Simon Gittany jailed for up to 26 years

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:23pm by AFP

    ... in July 2011 after discovering she was leaving him. The 40-year-old, supported in court by a glamorous new girlfriend during his trial, claimed a suicidal Harnum, 30, slipped and fell after ... and had little prospect of rehabilitation. The court heard Gittany had installed CCTV cameras inside the apartment and used a computer program to monitor Harnum's text messages and e-mails. ...

  5. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian court rules ANZ Bank late fees too high

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 02:39pm by AP

    ... Federal Court brought by more than 43,000 customers who claimed they had been charged excessive fees for years. In some cases the fees were 70 times the cost to the bank of administering late payments. We felt it was a fair fee at the time. We are now getting a different perspective on that as a result of what the courts have determined Philip Chronican, ANZ chief executive Justice ...

  6. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Snake vs crocodile! Huge python gobbles down reptile after hours-long battle

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 08:50pm by AFP

    ... "finally, the croc sort of gave in". Travis Corlis said that while the crocodiles and snakes were both common in the area, he had never seen them clash in such a way. Freshwater crocodiles, ...

  7. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Police raid Australia media offices to block tell-all interview with Schapelle Corby

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 03:43pm by AP and AFP

    ... in Bali’s Kerobokan prison. Under Australian law, courts can seize all the profits a criminal makes from any book or media interview deals. Police must first apply for the confiscation order under ... who was in Bali holed up in the same villa as Corby and her entourage following her parole, said the raids would “finally nail the lie of the two million dollar payment” being speculated ...

  8. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Green group fights sand dump permit near Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:21pm by Reuters in Melbourne

    ... Barrier Reef Environmentalists launched an appeal on Thursday to overturn a permit granted for an Australian coal port to dump millions of cubic metres of sand near the Great Barrier Reef, arguing ... Appeals Tribunal in Brisbane on Thursday. The port is being expanded for US$16 billion worth of coal projects planned in the untapped Galilee Basin by two Indian firms, Adani Enterprises and GVK, ...

  9. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Schapelle Corby, the drug mule whose story captivated millions in Australia

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:07am by AFP

    ... with Australia's Proceeds of Crime Act, which mandates that crime should not pay. In 2007, an Australian court ordered Corby, her sister Mercedes and Mercedes' Indonesian husband Wayan Widyartha to hand over A$128,800 they earned from a book and magazine interview deal. Under the law, Australian courts don't have to be convinced beyond reasonable doubt that crimes happened. ...

  10. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australia falls short on Aboriginal welfare targets

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 02:09pm by Associated Press

    ... and other Australians- which is still about a decade. Why shouldn’t Aboriginal people finally have the prime minister’s undivided attention for seven days? Tony Abbott “There’s been very little ... intended to keep that promise. “After 226 years of intermittent interest at most, why shouldn’t Aboriginal people finally have the prime minister’s undivided attention for seven days,” he told ...




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