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Russia reports fresh swine fever outbreak New! 2019-09-20 10:06:28Russia's agriculture watchdog says a new outbreak of African swine fever has been found at a privately-held farm in a village in Russia's Primorsk r

Labor MP warned Bill Shorten Xiangmo donations were New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Labor MP Michael Danby says he attempted to convince former opposition leader Bill Shorten donations from Huang Xiangmo were motivated for "foreign p

Widodo orders review of new Indonesia law New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Indonesian President Joko Widodo has ordered a delay in a parliamentary vote on revisions to the criminal code, which has been criticised by rights gr

There’s ‘no question’ that next US election will New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27US congressman Joe Courtney has told Sky News there is “no question” that the 2020 presidential election will be “historic” af

Thousands join climate protests globally New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Tens of thousands of protesters joined rallies on Friday as a day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action against climate change began ahead of

Changing date of Australia Day celebrations ‘divisive’ New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Director of Research at the Institute of Public Affairs Daniel Wild says it's “hard to believe” that the Tasmanian council of Launceston

Australia is ‘living in a cave’ with nuclear New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Barnaby Joyce has said if wanting zero emissions is what “blows your hair back”, adopting nuclear power in Australia is the only way forwa

Man arrested after violent car chase New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27A 15-year-old boy was the passenger in a stolen car as it led police on a wild chase through several Perth suburbs.

Tens of Thousands Attend Melbourne Climate Strike New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Tens of thousands marched to Victoria’s state parliament in Melbourne on September 20 to demand action on climate change. Event organizers said

Fake hate crimes becoming a ‘scary’ norm New! 2019-09-20 10:06:27Social commentator Prue MacSween has called ‘fake hate crime’ perpetrators “morons”, after former American NFL player Edawn Co

RAW: Gold Coast Water Police rescue passengers from New! 2019-09-19 23:33:04Supplied video obtained Friday, September 20, 2019, of a 43-year-old woman and a 42-year-old man being rescued by Gold Coast Water Police after their

PM touches down in Washington for historic state New! 2019-09-19 23:33:04Prime Minister Scott Morrison has arrived to pomp and ceremony in Washington for an historic state visit with US President Donald Trump. An official

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World's only female knight forced to joust in New! 2019-09-20 06:00:00The world's first female solid jouster will compete in Sydney at St Ives this weekend.

Ten years' jail for tragic and bizarre Boxing New! 2019-09-20 05:03:42The court was told of a bizarre incident in which a man walked onto a neighbour's home wearing a pair of shorts and assaulted the homeowners with an

8Days-Your one-stop guide to the week ahead: September New! 2019-09-20 04:38:43The best of what's on in art, music, theatre, exhibitions, festivals, markets and more.

'Oppressive element': Architect finds Star's tower plan 'unacceptable' New! 2019-09-20 04:26:19The Star's bid to erect a high-rise tower in Pyrmont has been dealt a significant blow, after an architectural expert found the proposed design is "

Gobbo no-show will frustrate, but commission doesn't rely New! 2019-09-20 04:21:52Lawyer-turned-informer Nicola Gobbo's physical and mental health, and security issues, means there's serious doubt that she'll appear at the inquir

Brisbane residents young and old fill the streets New! 2019-09-20 04:09:19More than 30,000 people were estimated to join the Global Strike 4 Climate Action in Brisbane on Friday afternoon.

'This crisis, it affects everyone': Organisers say 100,000 New! 2019-09-20 04:09:09Almost 300,000 people marched in cities across Australia for the coordinated rallies, but Melbourne hosted the largest turn out.

Victorian man arrested for SA cold case murder New! 2019-09-20 03:40:34Mother-of-two Suzanne Poll was stabbed to death at her work in Salisbury in 1993 and the case had remained unsolved.

Search for missing light plane in northern NSW New! 2019-09-20 03:32:02The privately-owned plane was expected to land at Taree at 8am after leaving Murwillumbah at 6.30am. Two people are reportedly on board.

'We will never back down': 80,000 strike in New! 2019-09-20 03:31:09Organisers described Friday's turnout of 300,000 Australians, who were mostly school students, as the biggest nationwide since 500,000 people protest

'You can't kiss them and throw them back': New! 2019-09-20 03:30:11Shark protection has been removed from 27 beaches in Queensland's Great Barrier Reef Marine Park following a court ruling.

Global climate strike : Australian school students march New! 2019-09-20 03:24:54Global climate strike LIVE: Australian school students march in protest of climate change

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Police Intervene in Lyon as Suspect With Air New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50France 3 said two people were lightly injured when a suspect in Lyon opened fire on the streets below with an air rifle early on September 20. The inc

Labor MP warned Bill Shorten Xiangmo donations were New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50Labor MP Michael Danby says he attempted to convince former opposition leader Bill Shorten donations from Huang Xiangmo were motivated for "foreign p

There’s ‘no question’ that next US election will New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50US congressman Joe Courtney has told Sky News there is “no question” that the 2020 presidential election will be “historic” af

Changing date of Australia Day celebrations ‘divisive’ New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50Director of Research at the Institute of Public Affairs Daniel Wild says it's “hard to believe” that the Tasmanian council of Launceston

Brothers to tussle it out for Freycinet Challenge New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50HOBART’S Alex Hunt will be striving for his fifth multisport Freycinet Challenge but hot on his heels this year will be his younger brother Robb

Tens of Thousands Attend Melbourne Climate Strike New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50Tens of thousands marched to Victoria’s state parliament in Melbourne on September 20 to demand action on climate change. Event organizers said

Aussies under threat amid fears of oil war New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50On a routine patrol in the Arabian Sea 170 nautical miles off the coast of Oman, the crew of HMAS Darwin operating as part of a multinational counter

Parents hijacking school phone bans New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50Exclusive: “Over-anxious parents” are undermining school mobile phone bans by issuing their children with connected smartwatches and instr

Plane from northern NSW fades off radar New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50THE search for a plane that faded off the radar west of Coffs Harbour after leaving northern NSW has been suspended overnight.

Fake hate crimes becoming a ‘scary’ norm New! 2019-09-20 10:05:50Social commentator Prue MacSween has called ‘fake hate crime’ perpetrators “morons”, after former American NFL player Edawn Co

‘Overwhelmed’: Brisbane man wins $50m New! 2019-09-20 01:04:36A BRISBANE man has come foward as one of three Division One winners in last night’s record $150m Powerball draw.

AFP boss says any leak by public service New! 2019-09-20 01:04:36Supplied video obtained September 20, 2019 of the senate committee in Canberra questioning senior management of the Australian Federal Police in regar

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Future of historic tree unknown 2019-09-19 14:03:15CONCERNS have been raised for a second heritage tree on the Charles Darwin University CBD campus site on Cavenagh St.

‘Everybody is complaining about itinerants but they have 2019-09-19 14:03:15HOMELESSNESS in Darwin has stood out at a national conference for lord mayors, with the Territory boasting the worst rates of homelessness in the nati

Power and Water probe misconduct allegations 2019-09-19 14:03:15Power and Water has launched an internal probe into allegations of recruitment misconduct after six former TIO employees landed jobs or consultancy co

Two of Big Four say they’re not playing 2019-09-19 14:03:15PRELIMINARY finalists and two of Australia’s biggest clubs in Collingwood and Richmond will not face the Gold Coast Suns in Darwin’s AFL m

No depth to car park stuff up rumour: 2019-09-19 14:03:15INFRASTRUCTURE Minister Eva Lawler has brushed off rumours of a stuff up at the build of the new $19.4 million State Square underground car park.

Gunner mum on budget overruns 2019-09-19 14:03:15TERRITORIANS will need to wait until at least next month to know which departments blew their budgets last financial year and by how much.

What’s in store for the Build Up? 2019-09-19 14:03:15The dry season may have delivered Top Enders 70 nights below 20 degrees but the build up is promising to be muggier and hotter than last year.

Rural crash emergency 2019-09-19 14:03:15FOUR people were taken to Royal Darwin Hospital after a mini-van and a 4WD collided.

Donation exemption to benefit ‘union mates’: CLP 2019-09-19 14:03:15LABOR’S move to exclude travel costs for campaign volunteers from election expenditure rules — against the recommendation of an inquiry in

Accused Darwin gunman Ben Hoffmann to plead not 2019-09-19 14:03:15ACCUSED Darwin gunman Benjamin Glenn Hoffmann will plead not guilty to murder and expects to face trial in the Supreme Court, a court has heard.

95 names of people in NT criminal courts 2019-09-17 22:03:08WHO’S facing Territory courts today on criminal charges? People mentioned more than once are facing court on more than one alleged incident

Full list: The NT’s fastest growing schools 2019-09-17 22:03:08THE NT News has found the fastest growing schools in the Northern Territory in a national data analysis.