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Air strikes on Gaza resume as ceasefires collapse amid continuing rocket fire

Two temporary ceasefires collapsed in Gaza as militants continued to fire rockets into Israel and the Israeli military resumed its air, naval and ground strikes.
Two temporary ceasefires collapsed in Gaza as militants continued to fire rockets into Israel and the Israeli military resumed its air, naval and ground strikes.
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MORE than 20,000 wild dogs could be on the prowl in eastern Australia this time next year, say concerned stakeholders. MORE than 20,000 wild dogs could be on the prowl in eastern Australia this time next year, say concerned stakeholders.
ONE couple's ambitions to get a foothold in the northern beef industry has been helped by investor Brett Blundy. ONE couple's ambitions to get a foothold in the northern beef industry has been helped by investor Brett Blundy.
IT'S “business as usual” for the farm machinery market with sales across most product sectors showing only a slight decline after three strong years. IT'S “business as usual” for the farm machinery market with sales across most product sectors showing only a slight decline after three strong years.
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.
28 Jul 14 Violence around the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 forced Australian and Dutch investigators to remain in their hotel on Sunday, despite Malaysia announcing it had reached a...
Forces loyal to Kiev stepped up a ferocious new round of attacks on rebels – forcing Canberra’s first substantive MH17 investigative team to abort what would have been its first day at the sprawling crash site.
28 Jul 14 Forces loyal to Kiev stepped up a ferocious new round of attacks on rebels – forcing Canberra’s first substantive MH17 investigative team to abort what would have been its first day at...
27 Jul 14 The lawyer who helped negotiate $2.7 billion from the Libyan government to compensate families of victims of the Lockerbie air disaster two decades ago says the Malaysian government and...
The first of the 298 people killed in the MH17 disaster has been identified by forensic experts, Dutch officials said on Saturday.
27 Jul 14 The first of the 298 people killed in the MH17 disaster has been identified by forensic experts, Dutch officials said on Saturday.
Amid scenes of utter devastation rescue workers in Gaza dug through collapsed concrete to recover bodies buried in homes reduced to rubble by Israeli air strikes, while the toll of Palestinians killed topped 1035, most of them civilians.
27 Jul 14 Amid scenes of utter devastation rescue workers in Gaza dug through collapsed concrete to recover bodies buried in homes reduced to rubble by Israeli air strikes, while the toll of...
27 Jul 14 Malaysia believes far fewer investigators need to be deployed to the MH17 crash site than the 190 Australian Federal Police Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s plans to send.
Amy and Ian Hicks saw their unique wedding photo and the story about it everywhere in recent weeks — in People magazine, the New York Post, the Daily Mail and of course on Reddit, where the tale went viral. But they didn’t recognise what they were reading.
27 Jul 14 Amy and Ian Hicks saw their unique wedding photo and the story about it everywhere in recent weeks — in People magazine, the New York Post, the Daily Mail and of course on Reddit, where...
27 Jul 14 China will conduct a series of live-fire military training drills in the East China Sea from Tuesday, coinciding with the announcement of massive flight cancellations due to separate...
Each responded in his own way when the cockpit section of flight MH17 walloped into a field of shoulder-high sunflowers on the edge of this village, but in the aftermath the rebel sniper is more certain than the local priest.
27 Jul 14 Each responded in his own way when the cockpit section of flight MH17 walloped into a field of shoulder-high sunflowers on the edge of this village, but in the aftermath the rebel sniper...
NSW Labor's state conference has passed a motion calling for a Labor government to recognise a Palestinian state and deploring the tragic conflict in Gaza and the death of civilians.
26 Jul 14 NSW Labor's state conference has passed a motion calling for a Labor government to recognise a Palestinian state and deploring the tragic conflict in Gaza and the death of civilians.
Kiev: “I think there is a giant meat grinder ahead of us,” says the bar owner, gloomily.
26 Jul 14 Kiev: “I think there is a giant meat grinder ahead of us,” says the bar owner, gloomily.
25 Jul 14 A Sydney mother trapped in Lebanon and facing adultery charges raised by her husband has been disowned by her family and friends.
25 Jul 14 It was a tough choice between the head and the heart. In the end, the Dutch went with their hearts.
25 Jul 14 It was a tough choice between the head and the heart. In the end, the Dutch went with their hearts.
Hrabove, Ukraine: The first Australian investigators to visit the MH17 crash site near here were in a small investigative party that discovered new sections of the crashed Malaysian Airways aircraft and human remains that had been overlooked in earlier, much-criticised sweeps of the area.
25 Jul 14 Hrabove, Ukraine: The first Australian investigators to visit the MH17 crash site near here were in a small investigative party that discovered new sections of the crashed Malaysian...
MH17 victim Liliane Derden was remembered as a devoted mother who was taken far too soon.
24 Jul 14 MH17 victim Liliane Derden was remembered as a devoted mother who was taken far too soon.
Israeli's and Palestinians are taking to social media to show their desire for an end to the bloodiest conflict between the two warring nations in 15 years.
24 Jul 14 Israeli's and Palestinians are taking to social media to show their desire for an end to the bloodiest conflict between the two warring nations in 15 years.
24 Jul 14 Outspoken Republican senator and former presidential candidate John McCain has said the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, should not be invited to attend the G20 and attacked European...
24 Jul 14 Was it Russian madness or a bolshie two-fingered salute to the world by separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine? Which ever, the downing of two Ukrainian jet fighters on Wednesday...
24 Jul 14 With access to the site of the MH17 crash still surrounded by unfriendly militia and close to military action, crash investigators have had to start their work remotely.
24 Jul 14 Kiev: Grieving relatives of the MH17 crash victims have had chilling confirmation that their loved ones' possessions have been looted from the crash site.
The Indian government appears unlikely to accept the return of non-Indians among the 157 asylum seekers who have been held on the high seas by Australian customs officials since late June.
24 Jul 14 The Indian government appears unlikely to accept the return of non-Indians among the 157 asylum seekers who have been held on the high seas by Australian customs officials since late June.
24 Jul 14 Samira Calehr's normally cheerful, well-travelled son should have been excited. His silver suitcase sat in the living room, ready to go.
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Alex and Rosemary, I have practised animal husbandry for over fifty years as have my family,
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2014 as International Year of Family Farming
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Nah BB I don't, but I also don't believe in your "service economy" either. My governments have
CHILDREN accompanied by an adult will again be given free entry to the IGA Perth Royal Show and their local Royal Agricultural Society-affiliated shows, under a $2 million State Government initiative to support WA agriculture.27 Jul 14 CHILDREN accompanied by an adult will again be given free entry to the IGA Perth Royal Show and their local Royal...
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...