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Sky News weather meteorologist Rob Sharpe said heat will very slowly shift from its current focus in NSW and southern Queensland to the southern states in the lead up to Australia Day. Mr Sharpe said it would be a hot one for a lot of the country. "On Australia Day it will be hot across southern and ...
Some 18 million of the 24 million Australians live in the eastern mainland states, and the Productivity Commission warns that could distort some findings. We are highly urbanised and the 71.1 per cent of the population in cities get better services than those living outside city limits. Other factors include age ...
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been more vocal than previous leaders about her concern over Australia's treatment of asylum seekers and refugees. ... No dates or further details on the boats' apparent arrivals into Australian territory have been released but Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull ...
Last week Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visited Japan with a number of security issues at the top of the agenda. The two leaders lauded the ... Australia and Japan have often referred to each other as their most important security partner after their respective alliances with the United States.
Australia's economy found some momentum in the second half of 2017 after a slow start to the year. Real GDP grew by 0.6% in the September quarter despite some concerning weakness in household consumption. On top of a 0.8% increase in the June quarter, annual GDP growth accelerated to 2.8%, ...
More hot weather is on its way with no relief in sight as much of New South Wales continues to bake under severe heatwave conditions and firefighters continue to battle blazes across the state. Penrith residents in western Sydney were expected to sweat through their third consecutive day over 40C on ...
The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius. The extreme weather is forcing a tight power supply balance, and people are being urged to prepare for possible ...
He resigned from the federal Senate last week to return to state politics. ... as the South Australian state election campaign becomes personal.
Across the states and territories, falls in retail sales were led by Northern Territory (-1.7%) and WA (-1.3%). Victoria was flat and all other states posted a gain for the month, led by South Australia with a 0.7% rise. ... and helps provide a guide on the state of household consumption expenditure -- the largest ...
Lebanese authorities say they have detained an Australian suspected of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) group. ... It said he was radicalised in Australia and "embraced the extremist ideology through ...
The future of the giant Adani Carmichael coal mine in northern Australian - considered a "carbon timebomb" by opponents - may be decided ...
Big banks' blunder over $370 million South Australian state bank tax ... National Australia Bank CEO Andrew Thorburn. ... squash the state tax in SA before other states copy the measure and impose more unwanted costs on ...
State governments have called on the Turnbull government to push ... Victoria, Western Australia and the Australian capital Territory wrote to ...
An Australian state minister has apologised for a "racist" claim that ... in Australia, Marlene Kairouz, the consumer affairs minister in the state of ...

It requires the casual vacancy to be filled by a person from the same party as the person who was "chosen by the people of the state".
Washington: The United States wants a meeting soon aimed at reviving a ... with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Australian Foreign Minister ... which has alarmed Asia-Pacific countries through its pursuit of territory in ...
In an unprecedented move, Australia's eight state and territory treasurers ... The body, foreshadowed in The Australian yesterday, excludes federal ... (with) the commonwealth seems to have deteriorated over time, the states ...
Australia needs a fiscal State of Origin clash, not failed cooperative federalism ... While some states have worked hard on economic reform, ...
scientists at Australian universities are collaborating with China's top military ... to China's ambition to eclipse the United States in advanced military technology. ... are heavily concentrated in Australia, taking advantage of the large ... in an eight-part documentary series screened by Chinese state television.
A senior State government source told the Manly Daily that Tourism Minister ... Australia's Mikey Wright during the Australian Open of Surfing at ...
A $13 billion plan to rescue Australia's most important rivers is being "actively destroyed" by the NSW and Victorian governments, which refuse ...
A map of Australia covered with Australian bank notes ... Australia's economy - the "wonder down under" - has somehow dodged the ... which propped up under-performing states in the south-east, where most Australians live. ... which are redefining parts of New South Wales, the most populous state.
Senator Bernardi said the people of his home state of South Australia are desperate for an alternative and Senator Xenophon stepping down ...
But the Labor states, particularly South Australia, have reacted angrily to the new policy, and Labor federally has been critical of elements of the ...
Melbourne, Australia -- When Borders opened in 2002 across the ... late 2000s, more than double the share for independents in the United States. .... Inside the Readings flagship store on Lygon Street, Australian authors ...
The United States denied that Trump had declared war on North Korea, which ... Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called the letter "basically ... country's state-run Korean Central news agency (KCNA) that Australia's ...
Malcolm Turnbull has predicted the states will ultimately sign up to the national ... appointed by the Council of Australian governments, including the states. ... of the loop, the energy minister Josh Frydenberg wrote to his state counterparts on ... In an interview with Guardian Australia's politics live podcast on ...
The former Australian Greens leader Bob Brown has won a landmark ... impinged on an implied right to free speech in Australia's Constitution. ... part of that state's long-running forestry wars, two other states tried to follow suit.
Australia has set up the first national reporting tool to help victims of ... against revenge porn in all but three Australian states and territories, and ...
New South Wales is now the only Australian state without a ban on ... South Australia, Tasmania, Australian capital Territory and Northern ...
The Australian government has announced signing a Space ... Australia and the United States" as the nation awaits the launch of a dedicated space agency. ... than 400 people through roundtables in each state and territory.
Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg briefed state counterparts on the plan last ... South Australian Labor Premier Jay Weatherill blasted the new policy as ... leading to a final decision by Mr Turnbull and state and territory leaders early next year. ... Dr Finkel said the new plan could "absolutely" meet Australia's ...
Australian politics · Australian politics live with Amy Remeikis · Malcolm Turnbull · Bill Shorten · Energy (Australia news) · same-sex marriage ...
Possible use cases for a tokenized Australian dollar have been submitted to the Reserve Bank of Australia and federal Treasury by FinTech ...
Here's a surprising finding from the latest review of energy prices: the state with the highest electricity bills is Queensland, not South Australia.
Australia chooses Honduras over United States as base for qualifier ... It's not lost on Australian officials that the first-leg result in 2005, a 1-0 ...
Australia's complicated contribution to the State of Israel ... a re-enactment photograph showing horsemen bearing the Australian and Israeli ... but he was no doubt referring to blanket resistance from Arab states, including the ...
Australian lawmakers in the state of Victoria will debate a bill to allow medically ... Twenty-one of those people were from the United States.
Australian economy ... AN ECONOMIC health check of all Australia's states has revealed the ... State of the States report ranks Australia's states and territories ... growth in Tasmania, Queensland and the Northern Territory.
A deal between Opposition Leader Matthew Guy and Victorian Liberal president Michael Kroger, to decide the party's new state director, has ...
There was bipartisan support for the Northern Australia White Paper: Our ... The joint Commonwealth/Territory/City of Darwin "City Deal" will ...
Australia will lead a "united force" of regional police to combat the growing threat of Islamic State backed terrorists in South East Asia ... Sources have confirmed talks between senior Australian Federal police officers and ...
And if our country can't provide it, then our state will. ... families starve while they wait to leave Australia - but we won't," Andrews said in a statement. ... decision had been "matched by the kindness of the Australian community.
Australia's decision to send small teams of soldiers to The Philippines to help train local forces to defeat Islamic State, has been described as a ...
The annual fire season in the state of Victoria is now 50 percent longer than ... So I think it is very clear for all the states, particularly the southern ...
'In their view, the state was an extension of the family, and should therefore ... Chinese premier warns Australia 'taking sides' could lead to new Cold War ... "which used the term 'countries' to describe both countries and territories". ... scholar on the matter, I said that when Australian government policy was ...
... 2017 for shigellosis are more than 20 times that of other states and territories. ... In July this year, the Northern Territory sat at 20.3 notifications for ... Western Australia at 0.4 and the Australian capital Territory at 0.5. ... US President Donald Trump holds a flag of the State of Texas after receiving a briefing ...


 

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