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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 30/06/2016


Asbestos disease compensation claim processing times have more than 'halved'

Benefits to injured motorists could be slashed under planned Green Slip changes: lawyers

Child protection loopholes a 'national disgrace', royal commission told

$200m tipped into landfill firms by government's Direct Action dubbed a 'waste'

Federal election 2016: Major parties accused of neglecting work and family issues

ADF abuse will continue: Royal Commission

Guitar Redgum's John Schumann used on 'I was only 19' at Australian War Memorial

ADF cadet rules treated as a 'joke': Royal Commission into child sex abuse

US airmen, Border Force members allegedly join crime gangs involved in smuggling

Visa scammer captured in hidden camera sting

ADF cadets' lives destroyed by abuse: Royal Commission

Protesters blockade Wilson Security car parks over detention centres

Corruption and crime syndicates threaten Australia's border security

While you're browsing in a shop, the shop is browsing you

The unexpected way Disney princesses affect little boys

'Unintended consequence': how Australia stripped an Australian of citizenship

Impact Journalism Day: Sleepbus project takes beds to the homeless

Impact Journalism Day: Program breaks the rules to help struggling families

Young Aussies hit Asia by the thousands to study, while unis slash Asia jobs

The policeman who preyed on children – survivors see justice as predator locked away

Election 2016: Chill winds blow for Kelly O'Dwyer in the once-safe seat of Higgins

Photos of the week

Roger Rogerson - the truth behind the rise and fall of a crooked cop

Brexit: Australia will be hit as world will become more fragmented, less safe, say experts

Clarification: Mick Gatto

Pork chop thrown at paramedics in Darwin

ADF senior staff ignored 'shocking' abuse, royal commission told

Wintry cold snap hits Sydney but brings 'bluebird' conditions to alpine resorts

Fears that true extent of youth suicide in Canberra is still unknown

Royal commission: ADF sex assaults dismissed as 'pranks', inquiry told


Escape tunnel dug by hand found at Holocaust massacre site

Islamic State prime suspect after suicide bombers kill 41 at Istanbul airport

Brexit: Britons wear safety pin to stop racist abuse

Trump dumps on free trade's 'rape of our country' in Pennsylvania address

A unanimous verdict: US pollies can be bribed, if you play it right

How bots conned Brexit voters

Gunfire and panicked revellers: Orlando police releases detailed log of Pulse nightclub shooting

Brexit fallout: EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly

Women who have premarital sex are 'degenerates': China textbook

Zika vaccines '100 per cent effective in mice'

Istanbul airport attack: Police officer 'tackled suicide bomber before blast'

Venezuelans are storming supermarkets and attacking trucks as food supplies dwindle

Brexit: David Cameron 'sorry' about referendum result, as MPs push for re-do

Istanbul airport attack: Turkey blasts leave dozens dead

Brexit hits China, already grappling with slowdown, but proves a propaganda boon

Brexit: Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn loses no confidence motion as fallout continues

Brexit: Nigel Farage booed and heckled at the European Parliament

Brexit: Ireland flooded with thousands of passport inquiries by Brits after EU vote

Brexit vote could be an 'October surprise' in June for Donald Trump

Egyptair MS804: flight data found after black box repair

Stonewall Inn, site of 1969 riots, becomes national monument

Brits spent all weekend arguing with relatives over Brexit

Brexit is a reminder that some things just shouldn’t be decided by referendum

The man killed in Nigerian ambush that was hardly mentioned in the media

Russia is harassing US diplomats all over Europe

Inside a prison in Fallujah where the Islamic State tortured and killed

Brexit: Young Brits are angry about older people deciding their future, but most didn't vote

US Supreme Court toughens gun ban for domestic violence

Brexit: Britain gripped by wave of racism in aftermath of vote

US Supreme Court smashes laws aimed at denying women access to abortion


Worker exploitation crackdown a sure thing after Labor unveils policy

Berry and Dubbo dairy farmers ride highs and lows of domestic fresh milk market

Turnbull pledges to meet Murray Goulburn, opposition says too little, too late

Telstra invests $250 million to ease network concerns

Gasoline Machine: Victims come forward after car repossessed

Brexit set to force Reserve Bank's hand on interest rates

The most expensive health insurance policy doesn't offer the best coverage

James Packer's Crown will not dim John O'Neill's Star for a long, long time

Dairy farmer Damian Murphy digging in as Murray Goulburn cuts milk price

Australian CEOs: We don't get millennials but want to hire them

Ikea Malm chest of drawers to be recalled in the US, but not in Australia

Brexit doesn't mean game over, but it may be just the first domino

Farmers worried as Murray Goulburn drives farm gate milk prices even lower

Evolution Mining doubles dividend, sticks focus on portfolio improvement

BHP to boost exploration spend in WA

VW's US tab said to grow to $20 billion in emissions scandal

Mayne Pharma raising $888m to fund US generics acquisition

The true cost of sitting in traffic on the way to work

The ancient wheat species that could replace quinoa as the next 'super grain'

Growthpoint no fan of Boris


Former England star Paul Gascoigne to face trial

Wimbledon 2016: Nick Kyrgios fined for swearing at Wimbledon

The Canberra Times sport podcast, June 29: The Canberra Raiders are fired up, but can the same be said for Nick Kyrgios?

WNBL: Former Canberra Capitals forward Stephanie Talbot to join Polish club

Matthew Dellavedova reflects on Cleveland Cavaliers NBA championship, free agency

Adam Wadick's thoughts with mentor Vic Thompson after first city win

NBA draft 2016: Controversy over Milwaukee Bucks star Thon Maker's age reignites

Thon in his side? What do you Maker this new Perth NBA star's age conundrum?

Melbourne Victory in talks to sign Greece international Vangelis Moras

Olympics 2016: Opals cut Abby Bishop, Sara Blicavs before Rio final-selection camp

Two things: The secret to Eddie Jones coaching England to victory over Wallabies

Rio 2016 Olympics: Australian star Matthew Dellavedova commits to Games campaign

Western Sydney Wanderers sign Uruguayan midfielder for upcoming A-League season

Tennis great John Newcombe throws support behind Nick Kyrgios' Wimbledon campaign

NSW Swifts star Paige Hadley says she's a better player because of ACL injury

Rio Olympics 2016: Glenn Turner, Andrew Charter named in Kookaburras squad for Games

ANZ Championship 2016: Southern Steel bring the irony ... or is it just bad timing?

Australian MotoGP gets a boost from Jack Miller's victory at Assen

Melbourne scores Socceroos' grudge match with Japan

Pat Cummins' comeback delayed until start of Australian summer

AFL 2016: Women set to shape men's NAB Challenge format

West Coast Eagles relive glory days of 2006 premiership

Sydney v Western Bulldogs: Scoring woes could cost Swans, Dogs a flag

Lycett back after Eagles imposed ban but no spot for Eric Mackenzie

AFL 2016: Steve Johnson and GWS Giants open talks about playing on

Ultimate footy rankings: Clash of the titans in the last bye round

AFL 2016: Return of Carlton captain Murphy still weeks away

Ultimate Footy: The Hunch Report, round 15

AFL season 2016: North Melbourne mid-year report

AFL 2016: Essendon coach John Worsfold's eyes only for Bombers

Jamie Soward set for immediate Penrith Panthers release to join Super League

Wests Tigers forward Elijah Taylor called on for advice on how to stop Penrith Panthers

Clubs engage Super League peacemaker Glen Selikowitz in latest battle with NRL

Penrith Panthers signing Zak Hardaker drove eight hours to get passport to play in Australia

The Canberra Times sport podcast, June 29: The Canberra Raiders are fired up, but can the same be said for Nick Kyrgios?

Canberra Raiders winger Edrick Lee aiming for NRL return against North Queensland Cowboys

Canberra Raiders winger Edrick Lee hopes his son doesn't experience the same racism

NRL: St George Illawarra club captain Ben Creagh unsure whether he will make Dragons history

Mitchell Pearce can lead Sydney Roosters revival, says Des Hasler

NSW Blues must win State of Origin III at all costs, the future can wait

Brumbies pull selection shocks for rookie Ben Hyne against Queensland Reds

Brumbies say post-Wallabies blues will fire them up for Super Rugby return

The Canberra Times sport podcast, June 29: The Canberra Raiders are fired up, but can the same be said for Nick Kyrgios?

Two things: The secret to Eddie Jones coaching England to victory over Wallabies

Fringe Wallabies player Karmichael Hunt may not play for Reds again in 2016

Wallabies lock Kane Douglas to turn out for Queensland Reds v ACT Brumbies

Rio 2016 Olympics: Men's and Women's rugby sevens draw released

Brumbies lose 'gutted' prop Albert Anae, sign Reds back-rower Lolo Fakaosilea

Melbourne Rebels lock Luke Jones faces last home game before French move

Club rugby: Eddie Jones makes surprise appearance at Randwick training


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


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Sydney Fringe battles red tape and high costs to bring independent art scene to life

Giveaways - be in to win

Is language losing its magic?

Overheard: No cold comfort in Kyneton

Nostalgia for the 1990s goes mainstream

Savvy Shopper: Smart system from Great Dane Furniture

Tessa James recovers from cancer to take on City2Surf

Game of Thrones: Brexit won't affect production says HBO

Comedian John Clarke on his friend film-maker Paul Cox

'You're kidding': Would Frida Kahlo stand a chance in the Archibald Prize?

Gardening: getting the hang of rhipsalis

Here's looking at you, kid: why goats are flavour of the month (sorry, Pedro)

Postcard from nordic noir: in the gloomy footsteps of Saga Noren and Sarah Lund

To all of life's losers-of-things, a guilty apology from its proper place


Horoscope: Your stars with Lilith

50 years later, why we cling on to the continuing enterprise of Star Trek

The goat and the artist: behind the scenes of a memorable photo shoot

Waleed Aly joins Regurgitator


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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