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Losses at Virgin Australia's budget airline Tigerair Australia have risen to “alarming levels” of more than $2 million a week amid heated competition in the domestic aviation market.
Losses at Virgin Australia's budget airline Tigerair Australia have risen to “alarming levels” of more than $2 million a week amid heated competition in the domestic aviation market.
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ANIMAL activists are harming the hard-earned reputation of the RSPCA by clouding community perception, says NSW CEO Steve Coleman. ANIMAL activists are harming the hard-earned reputation of the RSPCA by clouding community perception, says NSW CEO Steve Coleman.
“NOT my problem” is a line landholders can't afford to take on predation, says the National Wild Dog Action team. “NOT my problem” is a line landholders can't afford to take on predation, says the National Wild Dog Action team.
GREATER areas of Australia’s wheat belt may become susceptible to stripe rust as the disease continues to evolve and adapt to warmer climates. GREATER areas of Australia’s wheat belt may become susceptible to stripe rust as the disease continues to evolve and adapt to warmer climates.
A NEW survey has found 77 per cent of city teenagers know little or nothing about farming and food production in Australia. A NEW survey has found 77 per cent of city teenagers know little or nothing about farming and food production in Australia.
24 Jul 14 He may have been fasting on Thursday “out of respect for his Muslim friends”, but Premier Mike Baird would not withdraw support for embattled Community Relations Commission chairman Vic...
We’ve all done it: Stayed on the couch watching Girls instead of getting up and doing the dishes, ultimately putting off our bedtime.
24 Jul 14 We’ve all done it: Stayed on the couch watching Girls instead of getting up and doing the dishes, ultimately putting off our bedtime.
Fifty Australian federal police have been pre-deployed to London ahead of a potential mission to Ukraine to help secure the crash site of the downed Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.
24 Jul 14 Fifty Australian federal police have been pre-deployed to London ahead of a potential mission to Ukraine to help secure the crash site of the downed Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.
New Zealand has officially raised concern over “anomalies” for disabled children of Kiwis living under Australia’s social service system with Treasurer Joe Hockey.
24 Jul 14 New Zealand has officially raised concern over “anomalies” for disabled children of Kiwis living under Australia’s social service system with Treasurer Joe Hockey.
24 Jul 14 One woman is dead and four people critically injured after a tourist plunged off a cliff on the Great Ocean Road.
24 Jul 14 Premier Mike Baird is resisting strong pressure to expel Community Relations Commission chairman Vic Alhadeff, whose controversial comments over the Israel-Gaza conflict have ruptured...
In another lengthy press conference about the MH17, Tony Abbott's bloodshot eyes betrayed the effort of the days following the disaster.
24 Jul 14 In another lengthy press conference about the MH17, Tony Abbott's bloodshot eyes betrayed the effort of the days following the disaster.
A particularly gory London production of William Shakespeare's most violent play, Titus Andronicus, has proved too much for 100 theatregoers, who either left or fainted.
24 Jul 14 A particularly gory London production of William Shakespeare's most violent play, Titus Andronicus, has proved too much for 100 theatregoers, who either left or fainted.
Australia's 20 per cent renewable energy target should be abolished - or at very least wound back - according to big business which has unveiled research showing the target will cost the economy $29 billion and 5000 jobs by 2020.
24 Jul 14 Australia's 20 per cent renewable energy target should be abolished - or at very least wound back - according to big business which has unveiled research showing the target will cost the...
Dispute over suspension of union delegate as workers down tools until Monday.
24 Jul 14 Dispute over suspension of union delegate as workers down tools until Monday.
A defiant Joe Hockey says he won't apologise for an authorised biography that reveals he believed his first budget was too soft and in which cabinet colleagues Malcolm Turnbull and Ian Macfarlane are criticised.
24 Jul 14 A defiant Joe Hockey says he won't apologise for an authorised biography that reveals he believed his first budget was too soft and in which cabinet colleagues Malcolm Turnbull and Ian...
A photo shared from space shows Gaza lit up with explosions.
24 Jul 14 A photo shared from space shows Gaza lit up with explosions.
24 Jul 14 Children who are exposed to excessive gambling when they are young are more likely to become problem gamblers in later life, particularly if it occurs against a backdrop of family conflict.
24 Jul 14 A Sydney youth has described how he was ordered at gunpoint to douse a young woman with petrol and then set her alight, telling a judge "I still don't believe that I've done what I've done."
Prime Minister honours soldier killed in Afghanistan at opening of Poppy's cafe.
24 Jul 14 Prime Minister honours soldier killed in Afghanistan at opening of Poppy's cafe.
24 Jul 14 MH17 the musical? a gameshow, play or movie based around the horrific plane crash? As appalling as that sounds this could actually happen as it looks the Malaysian Airlines tragedy is...
24 Jul 14 Fairfax Media came out on top at the 2014 Kennedy Awards Finals on Wednesday, serving up a total of 39 finalists from across 20 different categories.
The worst of the winter is likely to be over with the outlook pointing to warmer and drier than normal weather over coming months, conditions that may set up another early fire season.
24 Jul 14 The worst of the winter is likely to be over with the outlook pointing to warmer and drier than normal weather over coming months, conditions that may set up another early fire season.
Australian house prices aren't overvalued yet, but negative gearing tax breaks have added almost 9 per cent, or $44,000 to current average house prices, financial group Moody's Analytics has reported.
24 Jul 14 Australian house prices aren't overvalued yet, but negative gearing tax breaks have added almost 9 per cent, or $44,000 to current average house prices, financial group Moody's Analytics...
24 Jul 14 Australia's federal court has upheld a ruling that emailing pornography in the workplace is not automatically a sackable offence.
For one doctor, a move to the regions has been a winner, writes Keeli Cambourne.
24 Jul 14 For one doctor, a move to the regions has been a winner, writes Keeli Cambourne.
The annual campaign to fill the state's JMO positions starts today, writes Keeli Cambourne.
24 Jul 14 The annual campaign to fill the state's JMO positions starts today, writes Keeli Cambourne.
A badly burnt body dumped in a Bankstown reserve on Monday has been identified as a 20-year-old western Sydney man who had become caught up in drug dealing.
24 Jul 14 A badly burnt body dumped in a Bankstown reserve on Monday has been identified as a 20-year-old western Sydney man who had become caught up in drug dealing.
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The sad fact is that the RSPCA is so underfunded and so undermined by the lack of legislation to
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You are all class Bushie. Is CBH a socialism system? If so, you can count me in as a socialist.
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Deregular, You cannot possible be a farmer-are you talking about your uncle's farm? A good
THE farm mechanisation industry has thrown its support behind CBH CEO Dr Andy Crane's call to take direct action over attracting people into agriculture.24 Jul 14 THE farm mechanisation industry has thrown its support behind CBH CEO Dr Andy Crane's call to take direct action...
PACIFIC Seeds is trialling the new Hyola RT canola technology at the WA No-Tillage Farming Association's (WANTFA) Cunderdin site this year.23 Jul 14 PACIFIC Seeds is trialling the new Hyola RT canola technology at the WA No-Tillage Farming Association's (WANTFA)...