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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 04/07/2015


Saving China from itself

An eternal light to lead the way to peace

Greece's debt default may not be the end of the world

Eurozone crisis: Greeks ready to say 'No' to bailout as referendum approaches

Extended supervision orders keep track of the state's worst offenders

Archie Roach song inspires sequel by Adam Briggs for a new generation

Tonga coronation: celebrations in Polynesia's constitutional monarchy

Phil Walsh remembered: a 'Hamilton bogan' who always gave as good as he got

Australian packaging industry falling short of recycling goal, may cut target

Phil Walsh's 'nomad' son spoke of father's iron will

Drought spreads into key farming areas as El Nino gets going

Trial of former Health Services Union boss Kathy Jackson to go ahead

Volunteers decline for the first time : Australian Bureau of Statistics

Kewell made payments to Fiat Chrysler boss after $1m deal: court

The reason for regional Australia's women drought (and nine other facts you should know)

New Crows Nest high school to replace TAFE

Demand for omega-3 wiping out krill stocks: Sea Shepherd

Defence deparment's DIE killed-off after a day

Identity of mystery 'Australian' woman with amnesia revealed as Ashley Menatta

Make your own Mini-Me in 3D

Outspoken Hillsong critic arrested for trespass at Sydney conference

Joe Hockey defamation case highlights need for law to adapt to social media, experts say

Queensland surfie Reece Harding dies fighting with Kurds in Syria

Tim Fischer says public servants 'played god' with Vietnam National Service ballot

Awake review: admiring portrait of a guru

Bans on smoking and poor living conditions may spark riots, bosses warned

Julie Bishop vows to get tough on Papua New Guinea money laundering

Mystery 'Australian' woman found on US street with amnesia makes TV appeal

Prime Minister's department offers another $8 million in wages

Hillsong conference shows interview with controversial US Pastor, Mark Driscoll


Photos of the week

Best of the world - June 3, 2015

University of NSW climate researchers Steven Sherwood and Nidhi Nishant find 'hot spots' warming faster

Best of the world - June 5, 2015

'The euro, it's like heroin for Greeks': family deals with Greece's financial crisis four years on

How the CIA ran a ‘billion-dollar spy’ in Moscow

President Obama to host head of Vietnam's Communist Party at White House

Solar Impulse 2 touches down in Hawaii after record-breaking flight

Greece's highest court clears the way for referendum on Sunday

James Faulkner charged with drink-driving in UK after recording reading three times legal limit

Eurozone crisis: Greeks ready to say 'No' to bailout as referendum approaches

Britain falls silent to remember 30 killed in Tunisian gun attack

France rejects WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange's request for asylum

Prince Charles and Camilla to visit Australia and New Zealand

'Heavy casualties' as Syrian army bombards rebels trying to seize Aleppo

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom explains why the world needs feminist foreign policy

Intellectually-disabled Australian could face death penalty in China

Burundi elections neither free nor fair: UN

Murder-accused 'just too big' to save drowning wife

Mexican army ordered to 'take out' criminals

Essex police failed to notice dead gangland figure, John 'Goldfinger' Palmer, had been shot

Myanmar military press-gangs Rohingya into forced labour

Woman's death first from measles in US since 2003

Train derailment creates toxic plume, forces 5000 to evacuate in Tennessee

Disciplined liberals push US Supreme Court to the left

Two sisters leap from building to escape deadly fire in Georgia

Cyclone Raquel to give El Nino a major kick along

Islamic State destroy 2000 year old statue of lion at Palmyra

When Greece forgave Germany's debt

Boko Haram gunmen kill scores in attacks on Nigerian towns of Kukawa and Musarram


Climate Change: Australia set to be lumbered with costly stranded assets

Judge rules in favour of Taylor Collison in legal stouch with TFS

Australian Grains Genebank built for extreme temperatures

Rest in peace, green frogs

BusinessDay Economic Survey: Real estate the only bright spot for the economy

Brookfield looks for JV partners to complete Asciano bid

Hope for homeless comes bundled up in a swag

Medicins Sans Frontieres volunteer says the role gave her a new skill set

Flu misnomers are snot on

Teaching career takes the cake

Demand for inner city childcare is growing

The inside job ... private chef

Meet the boss - dictionary editor Susan Butler

Steps to take if you want to be a leader

Rod Duke steps down from Pumpkin Patch board

Alibaba Arm Eyes More Capital to Build China Financial Empire

G8 Education chair Jenny Hutson defends strategy, lobs $162m bid for Affinity

Drought spreads into key farming areas as El Nino gets going

Euroz Ltd shares in trading halt ahead of potential buy

Murray Goulburn looks to Asia, as shares jump 6.7 per cent on debut


Kookaburras through to World League final

Tour de France 2015: Sky's eggs are in "Chris Froome basket"

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams survives third round scare

Spain's first female Davis Cup captain Gala Leon fired

Wimbledon 2015: Play suspended between marathon men Marin Cilic and John Isner

Brendon McCullum hits second-highest T20 score of all time

Wimbledon 2015: Bernard Tomic unleashes extraordinary attack on Pat Rafter and Tennis Australia

Ashes 2015: Ryan Harris has more scans as Essex take it to Australian batsmen

James Faulkner charged with drink-driving in UK after recording reading three times legal limit

Wimbledon 2015: Aussies Bernard Tomic and Sam Stosur crash out of Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2015: Nick Kyrgios warned for wearing official Wimbledon headband as part of all-white crackdown

Wimbledon 2015: Sam Stosur loses to Coco Vandeweghe in meltdown

Wimbledon 2015: Stan Wawrinka makes light work of Fernando Verdasco to reach fourth round

Formula One ditches plan to bring back refuelling amid safety concerns

Wimbledon 2015: Nick Kyrgios' slammed racquet ends up in crowd

Wimbledon 2015: Nick Kyrgios storms into fourth round after victory against Milos Raonic

Ashes 2015: Joe Root and I – David Warner revisits Walkabout incident

Karmichael Hunt has broken his teammates' trust, and I wouldn't want to play alongside him

Western Sydney Wanderers sign Mitch Nichols on two-year deal

UEFA lifts Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain spending sanctions

Police investigate ice link after Cy Walsh charged with Phil Walsh's murder: reports

Phil Walsh tribute: Hawks and Pies join as one in memory of slain coach

Hawks and Pies honour slain coach after tight game

Phil Walsh honoured by Premier League giants Liverpool FC

Coach's brutal honesty was a breath of fresh air

Phil Walsh was a 'hard nosed and passionate' coach, says Ainslie's Nick Salter

Ultimate Footy: Bye rounds navigated as finals approach

'It's a call that you never want to get'

AFL Live: Collingwood v Hawthorn

Former Sydney Swan Barry Mitchell follows the write path

John Sutton injury compounds South Sydney's woes after heavy loss to Penrith

State of Origin: Queensland, the outrage over NSW Blues forward David Klemmer is unworthy of you

Canberra Raiders to ramp up contract talks to keep young guns together long-term

South Sydney's NRL premiership hopes recede after loss to Penrith Panthers

State of Origin: Suncorp Stadium holds no fears for Blues, says Ryan Hoffman

State of Origin: I'm captaincy material, says NSW fullback Josh Dugan

Live NRL: Penrith Panthers v South Sydney Rabbitohs #NRLPanthersSouths

State of Origin: Injured Blues hooker Robbie Farah closing in on D-Day as NSW return to training paddock

Sharks consider moving Ben Barba to hooker

State of Origin: Why Laurie Daley wants to put the pride back in the NSW Blues

South African Rugby Union axes referees' chief Andre Watson

Highlanders' kicking game key if they are to beat Hurricanes in Super Rugby final

World Cup remains Wallabies halfback Nic White's goal before joining Montpellier

Hurricanes and Highlanders promise a super-duper Super Rugby final spectacle

Rugby World Cup: Michael Cheika's squad passes the Bob Dwyer test

Phil Walsh death brings back Brumbies tragedy for Adelaide Crows chief executive Andrew Fagan

Can Michael Cheika's Wallabies win the 2015 Rugby World Cup?

Nasi Manu, the one-eyed Highlanders captain

Mils Muliaina charged with sexual assault

Ben Tapuai joins Western Force, Springboks Peter Grant rumoured to follow


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


Grandfather Jimmy Barnes commands stage on Flesh and Wood tour 2015

Gardening: how to grow a Wollemi pine at home

The man who shot David Bowie: Mick Rock in focus

David Bowie: a musical revolutionary who was heard around the world

David Bowie: the starman we'd been waiting for

Where was the spider? How silver jumpsuits almost broke up David Bowie's band

David Bowie and the song that was heard in outer space

David Bowie and the designers from Mars

Bowie tribute artist Jeff Duff: "How can such a soulful voice come out of such a skinny white guy?"

Our wrap of what's on around town this weekend

Message in a (smashed) bottle hints at shattered childhood dreams

What's on the small screen this week

Head to South Melbourne for the market, chamber music, chocolate and good hair

David Bowie's anti-racist Let's Dance video brought outback to a global audience

David Bowie and me: Sam Sejavka on the moment his Melbourne changed forever

David Bowie memorabilia brings back fond memories for one Melbourne fan

Did you know ... facts about the Thin White Duke

The many faces of David Bowie

David Bowie: how pop's great shape-shifter showed the way

There'll be covers on the bear trees in this art project


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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