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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 26/02/2017


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 bare 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

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

'Not seen anything like it': Pleas for extension to examine huge Santos CSG plan

Bishop of Parramatta Vincent Long Van Nguyen tells royal commission he was abused

Children's futures sacrificed for positive school PR: secret teacher speaks out

Commonwealth Bank faces claim it owes millions of dollars in unpaid super to part-time workers

Crows plot AFL plan to mirror Bulldogs

Arts, not apartments, says veterans' group as defence building goes to sale

How people responded in the 'What type of Aussie are you?' quiz


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

Victorian man Thomas Keating unable to leave Thailand for months after jet-ski fatality

Muhammad Ali's son detained by immigration officials at US airport

Distraught father tells parents not to send children to Trump's America after Kansas shooting

The lonely life and miserable death of Kim Jong-nam

As tempo of Trump's media war rises, the unthinkable becomes possible

The Swedish migrant crime story that Donald Trump didn't tell

'Breakfast with tigers': Thailand's infamous Tiger Temple to open new attraction

Plan to unleash Carpageddon virus could backfire, scientists warn

It's either a godsend or a 'boat of death': Dutch abortion ship docks in Guatemala

White House blocks CNN, New York Times, others from attending briefing

India condemns deadly shooting of engineer in Kansas as FBI probes 'hate crime'

Donald Trump uses Conservative conference speech to promise military build-up

Judge limits the number of witnesses at Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

Donald Trump slams FBI 'leakers' amid reports the bureau refused to deny Russian links

Swedish town considers paying residents to go home and have sex one hour a week

Julie Bishop strengthens ties with Boris Johnson

Philippine Senator Leila de Lima, critic of President Rodrigo Duterte, arrested

Trade and investment focus of President Joko Widodo's trip to Australia

Kim Jong-nam murder: Malaysia says VX nerve agent used

White House strategist Stephen Bannon out-rants Donald Trump in rare speech

The poisoner's handbook: What Israel and North Korea have in common

Former US spy Sabrina de Sousa to be extradited for role in rendition of cleric

Egyptian Eman Ahmed's weight-loss target: from 500kg to 300kg

Britain eyes Cornwall for take-off into space

Spurred on by explosive protests Democrats opt for total war against Donald Trump

Donald Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal, make it 'top of the pack'

Storm Doris: woman killed by debris in UK

Migrants found in shipping container in Libya

Pope suggests 'better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic'


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

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

ACCC flags concerns on South32 Illawarra coal deal

Ahmed Fahour's bizarre press conference to announce departure and defend his legacy

Bellamy's flags 18-month turnaround as earnings fall short

'I rely on weekends to pay my bills': How taking away Sunday penalty rates will hurt workers

Australia Post chief executive Ahmed Fahour resigns after seven years in the top job

They're coming after your frequent flyer points

Murray Goulburn discloses losses, ASIC and ACCC investigations

James Packer will pocket $489m of Crown casino cash and take his stake back above 50%

Lead paint and asbestos being handled by unskilled painters: industry

Parcels deliver profit hike for Australia Post as letter volumes continue slide

Ramsay Health Care flags retirement of CEO Chris Rex, profit up 13.8 per cent

MYOB acquires Paycorp in payments processing push

8@eight: US flags rate hike, big reporting day ahead


Perth Glory march on with win over Western Sydney Wanderers

Australian Turf Club rocked by horse cruelty scandal

Australia v India Test series: Steve Smith savours success as Virat Kohli's blood boils

Melbourne Victory keep up pursuit of Sydney after surviving late Adelaide scare

Lennytheshark scores the toughest of Miracle Mile wins at Menangle

Australia vs India first cricket Test: Steve O'Keefe joins the greats as visitors post stunning win in Pune

Visiting Wellington Phoenix upset flat and depleted Brisbane Roar outfit

Super Netball 2017: GWS Giants demolish West Coast Fever to stay unbeaten

Behrendorff takes 9-37 in Shield v Vics

Two outstanding female racehorses set to rule the autumn

Magic Man works his spell on super sprinter Sheidel

Sydney FC manager Graham Arnold pleased players starting to understand Bobo's moves

Blue Diamond: Craig Williams makes the right call on Catchy

Jason Behrendorff captures record-breaking figures in Sheffield Shield for Western Australia

Black Heart Bart shows his fighting spirit to nail stablemate and snare Futurity

WNBL: Dandenong Rangers take game one over Perth Lynx in WNBL semi final series

Mark Newnham has a Golden Slipper in Diamond Tathagata

Central Coast Mariners coach Paul Okon wants F3 derbies scheduled in prime time

Australia v New Zealand: Matthew Mott says Stars 'under pressure' to perform

NBL grand final 2017: Time is right for the Illawarra Hawks, says Tim Coenraad

AFLW: Collingwood notch up first win of season over Western Bulldogs

Ashmore's AFLW wonder goal sparks Lions victory

North Melbourne forward Mason Wood to miss up to eight weeks with hamstring injury

AFLW: Brisbane Lions hammer Greater Western Sydney Giants

Jack Watts needs to bring intensity 'all the time', says Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin

AFLW: Phillips has a second brilliant career

JLT series: Melbourne v Carlton: Demons impress as Blues ruck stocks take another hit with Daniel Gorringe injury

AFLW round four: Western Bulldogs v Collingwood Magpies

Being a good athlete is only half the battle, the rest is heart and mind

Sport thought: Football's wider horizons

Has Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett lost his ability to connect with his players?

Getting down to business: Who I'm tipping to have a big 2017 NRL season

Don't pick Nathan Cleary or Mitchell Moses for State of Origin, says Johns

Former Tiger Curtis Sironen changes his stripes and attitude at Manly Sea Eagles

Melbourne Storm star Jesse Bromwich expects lift from Jordan McLean, Nelson Asofa-Solomona

NRL season 2017: Josh McCrone tipped to earn Dragons No.7 jersey

Joey Leilua backs Canberra Raiders to make NRL grand final

Is the fable of Fonda Metassa the greatest rugby league story of them all?

Peter Sterling casts eye towards State of Origin as Laurie Daley's new adviser

NRL began investigating Tim Simona last season after social media post

Former Wallabies star James O'Connor allegedly arrested attempting to buy cocaine: reports

Brad Thorn's terrifying gym sessions have Samu Kerevi and Queensland Reds pumped

Super Rugby 2017: Hurricanes batter Sunwolves in Japan with 13-try masterclass

Super Rugby 2017: NSW Waratahs grind their way past Western Force in season opener

Live Super Rugby 2017: NSW Waratahs v Western Force from Allianz Stadium in Sydney

Why a rugby union State of Origin match wouldn't work

Super Rugby talking points: Should James Dargaville have been penalised for mid-air collission with Israel Dagg?

Gritty Brumbies can't end Crusaders hoodoo in round-one Super Rugby loss

Sydney Rugby Union confident Shute Shield will return to Channel 7 in 2017

New faces plot the future of the Shute Shield and grassroots rugby in Sydney


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


Giveaways: movie tickets, beer, jurassic concert


How to survive in Hollywood – tips from successful Australians

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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