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9:30am Welcome to Brisbane Live, where you'll find rolling coverage of the news as it happens in Brisbane.
Lisa Davies in Pretoria 7:09pm The Blade Runner's murder trial has entered its second week.
7:15pm Nathan Peats has been suspended for one game and fined $5,000 after breaking the NRL's code of conduct.
ALEISHA ORR 7:01pm Prime Minister Tony Abbott has touched down in Perth on Monday afternoon as part of an official visit.
7:01pm For more than five years, Troy Buswell has been the pantomime villain of West Australian politics.
Kyri Theos Outsourcing and delegating are two essential elements - as is knowing when to walk away from your job.
Jon Tuxworth and David Polkinghorne 6:46pm Nathan Lyon and Justin Langer have backed the push for Manuka to host Test cricket.
Marissa Calligeros 6:40pm Brett Peter Cowan was a naive fool, blinded by the promise of riches, when he falsely confessed to the murder of Sunshine Coast schoolboy Daniel Morcombe, his defence counsel claims.
MICHAEL BACHELARD 6:47pm The Corby family's inept handling of Schapelle's first weeks of freedom has angered one of the Bali Nine members, who believes it may turn Indonesian authorities against other Australians in the prison system.
Angela Habashy 6:43pm The Central Coast Mariners are looking to match it with one of Asia's best clubs when they take on Japanese champions Sanfrecce Hiroshima.
BRAD WALTER 7:05pm Parramatta hooker Nathan Peats has been stood down from Saturday night's match against Sydney Roosters over an off-season incident in Bali.
RACHEL OLDING 6:46pm Flying Lotus
6:39pm Jimmy Bartel kicked 16 goals in 2013 playing largely as a half-back and now Geelong wants to see what the Brownlow Medallist can do as a forward.
6:14pm China's CSI300 share index sank to a five-year closing low on Monday, dragged down by financials after tepid economic data.
DOMINIC BOSSI 6:40pm The A-League players union will join forces with Football Federation of Australia to assist in the investigation of alleged racial abuse directed at Sydney FC player Ali Abbas during Saturday's Sydney A-League derby which could lead to an unprecedented disciplinary tribunal under the national members protection policy.
Greg Buckle 6:14pm Geelong are hoping Jimmy Bartel can form a new forward-line partnership with big Tom Hawkins in the AFL.
Justin Chadwick 6:11pm The Western Force will be aiming to back up last week's 32-7 win over the Melbourne Rebels with another Super Rugby victory against the Highlanders.
ALEISHA ORR 5:59pm The West Australian Opposition wants more transparency on the handling of the events that preceded now- ex-Treasurer Troy Buswell's resignation.
6:09pm Adelaide midfielder Richard Douglas will miss at least a month of the season after having surgery on a bleeding groin.
Nick Toscano 6:33pm Peak-hour trains were suspended in both directions on the Hurstbridge line after a track-side grass fire broke out in Melbourne’s north-east.
RACHEL OLDING 5:54pm A woman who was set alight by her boyfriend in a suspected attempted murder was trying to get an AVO out against the man.
6:19pm By Ed Jackson
David Barbeler 5:49pm The Brumbies hope to stifle attacking NSW Waratahs superstar Israel Folau by getting on top in the forwards, but they admit that's easier said than done.
LISA DAVIES 5:49pm Did Oscar Pistorius say “everything is fine” moments after he shot and killed his girlfriend, or did he in fact tell a security guard “I am fine”?
5:41pm Former Lion Nathan CEO and current Origin Energy chairman Gordon Cairns has been chosen by David Jones as its new chairman.
PHILIP WEN 5:42pm Even as the first planeload of Chinese passenger families landed in Kuala Lumpur on Monday, many more in Beijing were debating whether to stay or go.
AMY REMEIKIS 5:39pm It's official - election season has begun.
Eli Greenblat and Elizabeth Knight 6:21pm Upmarket retailer David Jones has named former Westpac director Gordon Cairns as its new chairman as the retailer tries to rebuild its board after the resignation of its former chairman and two directors last month.