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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 28/02/2017


Fair Work Commission Vice President Graeme Watson issues his last judgement

How prepared are university students for the jobs of the future?

How Rosie Batty's discovery of ex-partner's child-porn charges traumatised her

Perth businessman in court battle for billion-dollar mining birthright

Does jealousy equal love? One in five young people say yes

Surrogate babies born in Cambodia stuck in limbo waiting for visas to leave for Australia

A rapist and the woman he raped explore that dark chapter in their lives

Child bride survivor Eman Sharobeem has assets frozen by NSW Crime Commission

Sunday penalty rates: Women to bear the brunt of cuts, experts say

Press Council Adjudication

Pet owners warned to vaccinate against rabbit-killer virus

Life on Mars: NASA scientist Carmel Johnston has a 'taste'

You, old? Not until you're 75

Economy of scales: Depleted stocks force Asian fishermen into Australian waters

Consumer fears raised as Veda switches from Financial Ombudsman Service to the Credit and Investments Ombudsman

Royal commission: Outrage over church's financial support for paedophile priests

Nicholas Marchesi and Lucas Patchett launch Orange Sky Digital

'Going gangbusters': Solar surge has only just begun and batteries' charge close behind

As penalty rates are slashed, what is your Sunday worth now?

Plane crash lands near Princes Highway, pilot and passenger 'shaken' but unharmed

Victoria demands answers from AEMO for blackout risks during NSW heatwave

Penalty rate cuts: Who gains, and who will be hit the hardest

Catholic leaders speak of church's 'catastrophic failure' in past approach to child abuse

Victorian cities faced power cuts to ensure NSW made it through big heatwave

ACCC urges consumers to use petrol price comparison apps to increase competition

Catholic church underpaid sex abuse victims: Royal Commission

Embargo Time

'Routine departure' turns to tragedy; pilot already under investigation

Australia's worst civil aviation disasters

The Essendon plane crash that turned grief into a public event


Former ABC chairman David Hill urges inquiry to 'name villains' of child migrant abuse in Australia

George W. Bush takes on Donald Trump on Russia, immigration and media

Philippines condemns 'barbaric beheading' of German hostage Jurgen Kantner

Suspected terrorist shot dead after bomb explosion in Bandung, Indonesia

Malcolm Turnbull to make surprise visit to Jakarta next week

'I spent the night at my Muslim friends'': Christians flee Islamic State in Sinai

Sean Spicer orders leak crackdown in search of Trump's 'fake news'

Don't let Beijing push US around, warns 'frustrated' former ambassador

Thousands march to honour Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov

Huge mudslides from Kaikoura earthquake destroy seabed life in Kaikoura Canyon

Is it a lie? Then we can use it: The Ukrainian show with nothing but fake news

This is Donald Trump's chance to tell us what he really wants

President Donald Trump wants to put on a show. Governing matters less

The Truth is... Donald Trump aims for New York Times' Oscars ad

Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs wins Texas championship for girls

Man charged in crash at New Orleans Mardi Gras parade

Suspect who drove into crowd of shoppers in Germany had no terror links: police

Donald Trump's tax reform will not cut Social Security, Medicare: Mnuchin

Kim Jong-nam murder: Malaysia declares Kuala Lumpur airport safe after nerve agent attack

Surrogate babies born in Cambodia stuck in limbo waiting for visas to leave for Australia

Buffett praises immigrants, lashes 'monkey' money managers

'His foot never left the gas pedal': Vehicle crashes into Mardi Gras parade crowd in New Orleans

Parents of transgender children request meeting with Trump, DeVos, Sessions

Syrian cinematographer prevented from attending Oscars

Donald Trump on a slippery slope over Russiagate cover-up

Donald Trump decides to skip White House press dinner

Syria peace talks resume amid suicide bombs, air strikes and recriminations

French President Francois Hollande hits back at Donald Trump over Paris comments

Kim Jong-nam murder: Suspect says she was paid $117 to apply deadly nerve agent

France's National Front scandal exposes dirty little secret of Europe's far right


No need for Celebrity Apprentice Mark Bouris to fire himself after wealth group turns a profit

Government fund needed for class actions

QBE and Seven bosses learn work romance comes at a price

Company profits surge to record highs as worker wages go backwards

QBE chief John Neal's bonus cut by $550,000 after relationship with secretary

Shareholder equity in Slater and Gordon wiped out with latest loss

QBE announces $1b share buy-back

8@eight: Investors jittery ahead of Trump speech

NBN releases tool to tell you when you get the NBN and the type of technology

Ignoring customer diversity is bad business

Perth businessman in court battle for billion-dollar mining birthright

Cut company tax and you cut national income, says Grattan Institute

A sewage farm. A youth detention centre. Now meet Werribee's radioactive cows

Camilla kaftan warehouse sale ends in arrest for woman posing as security guard

Google v Uber: The engineer that triggered colossal legal fight

Penalty rates kick: farewell to Sunday, the day of rest

Consumer fears raised as Veda switches from Financial Ombudsman Service to the Credit and Investments Ombudsman

8@eight: Two schools of thought

John Alexander's elevation at Crown casino shows he has not lost the Packer touch

Health insurance, unfair contract terms and broadband speed among ACCC priorities


Crystal Palace supporters mistakenly vandalise their own bus

Australia v India Test series: Virat Kohli down, but not out yet

Australia v India Test series 2017: Australia's success leaves India's pitch doctors guessing

Asian Champions League: Western Sydney Wanderers desperate for result against Shanghai SIPG

Mitchell Starc now fourth on ICC's allrounder rankings

Horse cracks million-dollar barrier at Victorian yearling sales

Jockey Joao Moreira breaks his own record – but it's one he'd rather forget

Kurt Busch wins Daytona 500 demolition derby

Andrew Bogut close to Cleveland Cavaliers move: reports

Australian Turf Club to focus on Hong Kong ties during The Championships after forgoing Japanese turnover

Kelly Slater calls for 'serious' shark cull on Reunion Island

Horse racing trainer Toby Edmonds leaves door open for Houtzen at Black Opal Stakes

Mo Farah, coach Alberto Salazar hit back at new drugs claims

Back in Venezuela, 'world's worst skier' proud of his performance

Adam Scott concludes PGA Tour Honda Classic defence

Zlatan Ibrahimovic wins League Cup for Manchester United against Southampton

Transgender wrestler Mack Beggs wins Texas championship for girls

Jason Day pulls out of Mexico golf event, misses chance to reclaim No.1 ranking

Harry Kane hat-trick seals easy win for Tottenham against Stoke

Red Bull unveil Daniel Ricciardo's car to take on Mercedes

It's been a big week in art . . . with Jim Pavlidis

Gold Coast Suns CEO Andrew Travis resigns

Princes Park poised for major facelift

North Melbourne midfielder Ben Cunnington cited for knee to Hawk Taylor Duryea

Collingwood Magpies bide time on Daniel Wells, Ben Reid injuries

Collingwood Magpies star Moana Hope caught speeding

Dockers big man Aaron Sandilands back for season opener against Geelong

Essendon Bombers coach John Worsfold positive despite AFL trial losses

Unbeaten Adelaide closer to AFLW grand final after victory over Fremantle

Braydon Preuss pushing his claim to jump ahead of Majak Daw at North Melbourne

Rookie sensation Moses Suli to make his NRL debut for Wests Tigers in round one

Luke Kelly firming as Adam Reynolds' replacement for South Sydney Rabbitohs

James McManus claims he was told to play out semi-final against Canterbury Bulldogs after head knock

Canberra Raiders halfback Aidan Sezer uses NRL All Stars to learn from North Queensland Cowboys' Johnathan Thurston

Former Canberra Raiders workhorse Shaun Fensom turns spy for the North Queensland Cowboys

Canberra Raiders leave early to beat the heat and the North Queensland Cowboys

Penrith Panthers' Nathan Cleary only began playing rugby league six years ago

Expecting blowback: NRL braced for judiciary shake-up

Sam Thaiday predicts 'very tough year' for NRL premiers Cronulla Sharks

James McManus has every right to sue – but never forget rugby league is a tough game

Cocaine bust speaks louder than James O'Connor's many words

Six Nations 2017: Ireland overpower France to top standings

Six Nations 2017: England coach Eddie Jones fumes at Italy's 'anti-rugby' tactic

Six Nations 2017: England claim sloppy 36-15 win over Italy

James O'Connor's Wallabies dream fading fast after arrest

Reece Robinson could be Waratahs' secret weapon in South Africa

Brumbies hold their heads highest despite Crusaders loss

Six Nations 2017: Scotland triumph 29-13 to beat Wales for the first time in 10 years

Super Rugby: New Brumbies flanker Chris Alcock shows there's life after David Pocock

Brumbies coach Stephen Larkham wants fair competition in the air after James Dargaville yellow card


Engineers Australia pin oak forest competition to 'draw out creativity': Annabelle Pegrum

Boston Marathon a journey from trauma to recovery

Marathon running - it's a love-hate thing


Fortress Canberra needs reinforcement

The budget facts that Canberra isn't telling you

Migrating flak away from the minister


Pre-pop art, Andy Warhol found his first 15 minutes of fame on Madison Avenue

Giveaways: movie tickets, beer, jurassic concert


Oprah Winfrey explains why she 'didn't want babies'

S. H. Ervin Gallery's Margaret Olley exhibition shows the artist at her best

Bless this mess: why we cling to our clutter

Recipes: Roasted figs with yoghurt thyme ice-cream

Gardening: beauty rich and rare at Perennial Hill in Mittagong

The Waifs release new album Ironbark and hit the road for national tour

New York Times to air TV ad to highlight truth and independent journalism

President Trump used to live-tweet the Oscars and thought he would make the perfect host

'I can hear whales breathing from my bed at night': Lunch with Tim Winton

Asia TOPA 2017: Chunky Move's ANTI-GRAVITY lets dancers float on air

Melbourne Fashion Festival 2017: a chance to ditch your activewear

Patti Smith on her last Australian tour: 'I want to come while I’m still strong'

Sydney Theatre Company's Chimerica looks behind iconic Tank Man image

Sir Elton doesn't come cheap: government support for concerts likened to Rome's Colosseum

Adele concerts at Gabba create bus headache for Brisbane council

The future is Sunny

Five great coming of age films


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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