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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 20/01/2017


Man killed by crocodile at Cahills Crossing in Northern Territory

How these VCE students found out about their future

Press Council Adjudication

Local students to make up half University of Canberra 2017 intake

First Black Hawk to respond to fire lands in Goulburn

Did you get a first round university offer?

Accepting, declining or deferring an offer

How the offers process works

Change of preference: frequently asked questions

You missed out on your first preference, now what?

First round offers 2017: securing a spot at university has become more difficult

Same-sex marriage bill amendment would 'legalise' LGBTIQ discrimination

The summer I ... froze in the Cold War

More than half of young Australians do unpaid work

Tigerair cancellations: Virgin Australia flies Bali customers into Brisbane

'Extreme year': 2016 declared hottest year on record as climate change builds on big El Nino

'I got lost': Australian family missing from Japanese ski resort found safe and well

Snakes? Spiders? Jellyfish? Nope. Australia's most dangerous animal is the bee

Virgin Australia to return Tigerair customers from Bali to Australia

Michael Chamberlain spent 36 years an ordinary man, then 36 in shadow of Uluru

Motorists suffer the single biggest weekly jump in petrol prices in two years

Mother posts video of son on Facebook to send message about pool fences

Don Dale Youth Detention Centre resident in medical emergency

Tigerair: chaos and confusion replaces holiday bloom for Bali travellers

Early skirmishes point to a war over renewable energy lasting well into 2017

Tigerair temporarily suspends sales of flights to Bali

Blue Monday formula fake but it's true that millennials dread going back to work

Huge haul of fake car parts bound for Australia seized in Middle East

Premier Daniel Andrews in emergency talks over Alcoa

Explainer: What election candidates can and can't say on social media


Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' extradited to US: Justice Department

Melania Trump refuses to act like a first lady. Good for her

Donald Trump: A fierce will to win fuelled the journey to the White House

Plane carrying Brazil Supreme Court judge Teori Zavascki crashes into sea

Will Donald Trump follow through on all his Day One promises? Doesn't look like it

Islamic State like Nazis in recruiting young Germans, says intel chief

North Korea poised for new missile test-launch: US

How a 23-year-old made $1300-an-hour for a fake news masterpiece

Trump's energy pick Rick Perry regrets calling for department's elimination

Rolf Harris accused of 'opportunistic grope' at a party, court hears

Australian man and war correspondent are 'drug abusers', Bali court hears

Dozens feared dead as burning high-rise collapses live on television in Tehran

Italy avalanche: As many as 30 missing at Rigopiano hotel in Abruzzo, rescuers say

Trade war: Trump's commerce nominee Ross slams China as the 'most protectionist' country

Democrats blast Betsy DeVos, Trump's pick for education secretary

Swarm of US agencies probe suspected Kremlin-Donald Trump election funding

US-backed Iraqi forces take eastern Mosul from Islamic State

China cans 103 planned coal plants to curb smog and reduce oversupply

FBI probing wave of fake bomb threats to US Jewish centres

South Korean court rejects bid to arrest Samsung heir in presidential corruption scandal

In final news conference, Barack Obama defends a free press, his last acts in office

Slapping ex-PM Manuel Valls gets French teenager 3-month suspended sentence

Finally, China manufactures a ballpoint pen all by itself

Edward Snowden's residence permit in Russia extended by a 'couple of years'

Julian Assange 'happy' to go to the US

Commutation of Chelsea Manning's sentence sends a 'very troubling message,' Trump spokesman says

How Donald Trump came up with 'Make America Great Again'

Former US president George Bush snr moved to intensive care

Three earthquakes hit central Italy, shaking Rome

Fighting intolerance a challenge for Indonesia's moderate Muslims


8@eight: Calm before the storm

Vegemite critic and rival Dick Smith cheers sale to Bega Cheese

Can Bega take on the likes of Nutella with Vegemite?

Bellamy's comes out swinging in fight with dissidents

CSL upgrades profit forecast on strong immunoglobulin, specialty product sales

Bega Cheese snaps up Vegemite as part of $460m deal

8@eight: Searching for direction

Finally, China manufactures a ballpoint pen all by itself

Choice launches 'Do I need health insurance' to cut through advertising campaigns

Guvera music streaming service escapes insolvency bid

Fail hard, fail fast: all eyes on longevity of Sinodinos from innovation sector

Rolls-Royce to pay more than $1b to settle bribery charges

Geoff Wilson calls for Hunter Hall Global Value buy-back

Jan Cameron unmasked as power behind the Bellamy's Black Prince holding

8@eight: Currencies in the spotlight

Sensis survey shows confidence up but Queensland government approval rate low

Historians and journalists join fight against Baird government's land titles sell-off

Transurban tipped to seek $1 billion from shareholders ahead of project talks

8@eight: Trump doesn't take day off

Motorists suffer the single biggest weekly jump in petrol prices in two years


Chris Waller set to face steward's inquiry after horse tested positive to methamphetamine

Boris Becker slams Novak Djokovic after shock loss to Denis Istomin

Abu Dhabi Championship: Lee Westwood's girlfriend Helen Storey steps up as caddy to replace Billy Foster

Oakland Raiders NFL team apply to move to Las Vegas in 2020

Michael Valkanis getting results but City need more of a killer touch

Canberra Capitals skipper Carly Wilson to retire after 350 WNBL games

Robinho recalled for Brazil's charity match in aid of Chapecoense air crash victims

Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni tons help India pip England, and clinch series

Tour Down Under 2017: Cyclist Gorka Izaguirre taken to hospital after crash

Australian Open 2017: Rafael Nadal smashes Marcos Baghdatis

Australian Open 2017: Serena Williams beats Lucie Safarova by 'being Serena'

Australian Open 2017: Sydney's Jordan Thompson beaten by Dominic Thiem

Cahill double sees Melbourne City home over 10-man Mariners

Australian Open 2017: Denis Istomin upsets Novak Djokovic in near five-hour epic

Australian Open 2017: Daria Gavrilova through to third round with win over Ana Konjuh

Australian Open 2017: Tennis-Murray moving well in practice after ankle injury scare

Australian Open 2017: Monfils overcomes fired-up Dolgopolov in entertaining encounter

Australian Open 2017: Denis Istomin upsets Novak Djokovic in near five-hour epic

Australian Open 2017: Andrew Whittington beaten by Croatia's Ivo Karlovic

Hot Shots: Snippets, chatter, quotes and plenty more from the Australian Open

Comeback kid Jarryd Roughead to captain Hawthorn Hawks in 2017

Bomber Brent Stanton says his initial shock at being banned for a year will never go away

Melbourne Stars WBBL side prepares for two pivotal matches in 24 hours in hunt for top four

Former leading forward maintains Eddie Betts types are vital for clubs to be competitive

Rising Adelaide star Mitch McGovern looms large on Dockers, Eagles radar

Adelaide are crowing as Eddie Betts inks three-year contract extension

Dockers stew as Michael Johnson's kebab shop assault charge adjourned

Tom Bellchambers' pre-season slowed by surgery

Western Bulldogs midfielder Mitch Wallis back running after broken leg

Tom Rockliff a possible Brisbane Lions leader in 2017: coach Chris Fagan

NRL integrity unit denied access to James Roberts Gold Coast nightclub video

Fullback Billy Slater to return in Melbourne Storm's 2017 preseason NRL trials

All Black Aaron Smith's partner Teagan Voykovich used to promote Auckland Nines' singles zone

Peter Betros gets nod as ARLC contender

Shaun Johnson the best NRL Auckland Nines player on the planet: Jarryd Hayne

Anthony Mundine slams Australia Day lamb advert

Former New Zealand rugby league skipper Ruben Wiki to come out of retirement for Auckland Nines

Canberra Raiders confident Josh Papalii's drink-driving incident will bring players closer together

NRL grills Brisbane Broncos star James Roberts over nightclub incident

Shane Flanagan urges NRL to allow Ben Barba to train with Cronulla Sharks during suspension

All Black Aaron Smith's partner Teagan Voykovich used to promote Auckland Nines' singles zone

Sale rugby player Tom Arscott sacked for leaking team information to Premiership rivals Bristol

England rugby set to consider five-year residency rule to slow Pacific Island talent drain

Six Nations 2017: France pick four uncapped players for England clash

Super Rugby 2017: Bernard Foley says NSW Waratahs want Israel Folau at ball-carrying best

All Black Aaron Cruden signs multi-million dollar three-year deal with Montpellier

ACT Brumbies 'family' to help keep off-contract players in Canberra, Scott Sio says

Super Rugby 2017: NSW Waratahs excited by emerging youngsters

Canberra rugby junior Brodie Leber picked to play for Australian sevens team

All Blacks pencilled in for November 2017 end of year Test against France in Paris


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


Our pick of movies on TV: John Cameron Mitchell's Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Our pick free to air: Australian Open Tennis

Our pick: Underground on Stan

Our pick streaming: Home and Away: All or Nothing and Van Helsing

What's on TV: Monday, January 23

Tuesday's TV: Birth, Running Wild with Bear Grylls, Stephen Fry in Central America and more

Green guide previews: Wednesday, January 25

What's on TV, Thursday, January 26

What's on TV, Sunday, January 22

Saturday, January 21 TV highlights: Trump, Snake Eyes, Valentine Road

What's on TV: Friday, January 20

Shannon Noll arrested outside Crazy Horse strip club in Adelaide

Nouvelle Vague bring their brilliant bossa nova to a new album and The Sydney Festival

Giveaways: Win tickets to Port Fairy, Masters of Sgt Pepper and Harold Pinter

Overheard on Sunbury Line

Beer festivals 2017

Ballerina review: an action-filled holiday film for everyone

Date with Kate Waterhouse: Nikki Phillips

Sydney what's on guide: eight days of top attractions

Today's cartoons: The illustrated news


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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