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Australian Politics

Xenophon wants gambling app shut down

Yahoo!7 News - January 30, 2015

Independent senator Nick Xenophon has vowed to shut down a new mobile gambling app that can be downloaded and accessed by children. GiiUp offers free virtual coins to place on bets, but quickly drives players to real life gambling websites. Senator ...

Building submarines overseas would be un-Australian , Jacqui Lambie says ...

Yahoo!7 News - January 30, 2015

Independent senator Jacqui Lambie says building the next generation of submarines overseas would be "un-Australian". Senator Lambie toured Adelaide shipbuilder ASC along with fellow crossbencher Nick Xenophon to show her support for building ...and more »

Building submarines overseas would be 'un-Australian', Jacqui Lambie says ...

ABC Online - January 30, 2015

Independent senator Jacqui Lambie says building the next generation of submarines overseas would be "un-Australian". Senator Lambie toured Adelaide shipbuilder ASC along with fellow crossbencher Nick Xenophon to show her support for building ...and more »

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How a Burned Koala Got Back on His Paws and Back Home

ABC News - February 01, 2015

A koala is back on his paws and back in the wild after recovering from burns he suffered in an Australian bush fire earlier this month. Jeremy, who became a global sensation after images of his treatment circulated online, was released Wednesday night, ...and more »

Tim Cahill celebrates Australias 2-1 defeat of South Korea with a series of photos

Daily Mail - February 01, 2015

Following the dramatic defeat of South Korea, Socceroos midfielder Tim Cahill celebrated the historic moment with a series of photos posted to social media. The Australian soccer legend encouraged young Australians to keep following their dreams and ...and more »

Cahill, Champion: Australia takes Asian Cup crown

Empire Of Soccer - February 01, 2015

The second time was a charm for New York Red Bulls midfielder Tim Cahill and Australia as the host nation found themselves at a second consecutive Asian Cup Final, this time emerging 2-1 winners over South Korea. “It's a proud moment for our country,” ...and more »

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Labor on brink of government

The Australian - February 01, 2015

The premier is the first sitting premier in Queensland to lose his seat, after becoming Australia's first politician to lead the opposition from outside of parliament. “Earlier I spoke to Kate Jones and I congratulated her on her win tonight,” Mr Newman said.and more »

The case for Australian troops staying on in Afghanistan

WA today - February 01, 2015

A massive truck bomb was detonated early on Sunday outside the military airport where about half of the 400 Australian Defence Force troops remaining in Afghanistan are stationed. Just inside of the exterior walls lies the exercise field and running track used ...and more »

Australian of the Year Rosie Batty calls on PM Tony Abbott to reinstate ...

Sydney Morning Herald - February 01, 2015

This week Mr Abbott was widely criticised after announcing Ms Batty would advise state and federal governments on the new "control order" system in a press conference Labor and the Greens said was called to distract attention from his escalating political ...and more »

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