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  • Scientists give Tony Abbott's record a lukewarm reception - The Guardian
    ABC OnlineScientists give Tony Abbott's record a lukewarm receptionThe GuardianAbbott said Australia performed well in published scientific research, but lagged behind other nations when it came to commercialising its ideas. The government has formed an advisory council, chaired by Abbott, that will look at ways of better linking ...PM's science prize winner says Australia's 'best and brightest' will go overseasABC Onlineall 23 news articles »


  • Australia instigates Ebola-prompted ban on travel from West Africa - CNN
    BBC NewsAustralia instigates Ebola-prompted ban on travel from West AfricaCNN(CNN) -- In the fight against Ebola, Australia has said: No thanks. Immigration Minister Scott Morrison announced "strong controls" on arrivals from West African countries affected by cases of the deadly disease. Telling Australia's parliament during a ...Ebola outbreak: Sierra Leone angry at Australia visa banBBC NewsAustralia issues blanket visa ban on Ebola-hit countriesReutersAustralia criticised over visa ban on citizens of Ebola-hit countriesSydney Morning HeraldNBCNews.com -Daily Mail -New York Daily Newsall 1,137 news articles »


  • Mohammad Ali Baryalei, Australia's alleged senior Isis recruiter, 'killed' - The Guardian
    The GuardianMohammad Ali Baryalei, Australia's alleged senior Isis recruiter, 'killed'The GuardianThe foreign affairs minister says the government is trying to verify reports that an alleged Australian Islamic State (Isis) recruiter has been killed in the Middle East. Mohammad Ali Baryalei, alleged to be the most senior Australian involved in the ...Australia trying to confirm death of IS militant Mohammad Ali BaryaleiBBC NewsAustralia's most senior IS member killed: reportsYahoo!7 NewsMohammad Ali Baryalei: Government trying to confirm reports Australia's most ...ABC OnlineTIME -Daily Mail -The Australianall 132 news articles »


  • Explained: Australia's plan to tackle Ebola - ABC Online
    ABC OnlineExplained: Australia's plan to tackle EbolaABC OnlineThe risk of Ebola spreading to Australia is considered low but everywhere from airports to hospitals a wide range of measures are in place to further minimise the risk and plan for a potential outbreak. The Australian Medical Association has raised ...and more »


  • Virgin Australia cautions leisure market remains weak - Sydney Morning Herald
    Sydney Morning HeraldVirgin Australia cautions leisure market remains weakSydney Morning HeraldVirgin Australia chief executive John Borghetti has cautioned that the leisure sector remains flat, but he remains optimistic that demand will pick up early next year. Speaking after a tourism conference in Canberra on Wednesday, Mr Borghetti said the ...Virgin takes centre stage for Tourism Australia as new airline partnerNEWS.com.auTourism Australia and Virgin Australia expand global marketing deal for 2015TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacificall 51 news articles »


  • Flexible working and unusual job perks in Australia - BBC News
    BBC NewsFlexible working and unusual job perks in AustraliaBBC NewsIt is often "Marilyn Monroe Day" at one small business in Sydney, Australia. Staff at the firm in question - Filtered Media - really love the famous Hollywood actress. But rather than sit around and watch her films, each of the 13 employees instead ...and more »


  • Australia in 2014: 'stop the boats' helps nation feel warmer to immigrants - The Guardian
    Onislam.netAustralia in 2014: 'stop the boats' helps nation feel warmer to immigrantsThe GuardianThis is the news from the Scanlon Foundation which produces a beautiful set of figures every year to map Australia's shifting moods. The purpose of these surveys, says their author Professor Andrew Markus of Monash University, “is to further ...Aussies Mixed Views on Multiculturalism - NFP ReportPro Bono AustraliaREPORT: Concern About Terrorism In Australia Has Risen By 16% In Just Four ...Business Insider Australiaall 32 news articles »


  • Alastair Kellock to captain Barbarians against Australia - The Guardian
    Alastair Kellock to captain Barbarians against AustraliaThe GuardianThe former Australia wing Nick Cummins lines up against his old team-mates while the All Blacks fly-half Colin Slade is another with a point to prove after being deemed surplus to requirements for New Zealand's northern hemisphere tour. Kellock ...and more »


  • Australia: Time for a Kimberley Plan II? - The Diplomat
    The DiplomatAustralia: Time for a Kimberley Plan II?The DiplomatIn the late 1930s a proposal known as the Kimberley Plan was put to the Australian government for the relocation of persecuted European Jews to the Kimberley region of North West Australia. Although the plan attracted considerable public support it was ...


  • The US Is Freaking Out That Australia Doesn't Like Halloween - Business Insider Australia
    The US Is Freaking Out That Australia Doesn't Like HalloweenBusiness Insider AustraliaIt's Halloween tomorrow, which brings out a number of things: witches, lollies and hand-wringing opinion columns by Australians opining our cultural colonisation by the US. And it seems America has noticed. The Washington Post has published 1000 words ...