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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 28/05/2016


Irradiation food labelling review draws mixed response

Do apes have culture?

Labor Party head office embroiled in vote-rigging claims

Editorial cartoon

Disgraced blogger Belle Gibson could be forced to apologise for cancer lies

Larry Marshall: the CSIRO leader who divides opinions

Women leaders urged against pulling up the ladder after they climb

Australia cut from UN report on climate threat to avoid damaging reef tourism

Mystery Oz Lotto winner sitting on $40 million

Warming times: How Sydney and much of Australia is caught in a hot spell

Muslims on what it's like to live in Australia

Temptation grows to use drugs to stay awake in the workplace

Operation to recover body of Melbourne woman Maria Strydom from Everest to take days

Australian man dies in Laos after suspected drink spiking

Royal commission: Jury behaviour study raises possibilities of major reform

Australian veterans welcome British report on controversial drug mefloquine

Rain is the snow 'killer': Looming La Nina dims prospects of a great ski season

Indian Consulate driver wins unfair dismissal case

High housing prices push more people into poverty: Salvation Army

Body of Melbourne climber Maria Strydom recovered from Mount Everest: reports

Belle Gibson will be pursued by consumer watchdog

El Nino bows out after driving year of record heat as La Nina lurks in the wings

Welfare groups put pressure on government over homelessness

Atop Everest: Frozen bodies keeping an eternal post at the roof of the world

Australian surrogacy laws need reform, say advocates

Body of Mount Everest climber Maria Strydom may never leave mountain

Woolworths trolley collector underpaid $26,000 in less than four months

Bellamy's bid to purge baby formula market of rival brand Nutriforme

Gweagal warrior's descendants to travel to British Museum to demand return of Aboriginal artefacts

Mafia adviser's meetings with Malcolm Turnbull, MPs


He once called Donald Trump a 'con man', now Marco Rubio says he should be president

Outrage in multi-ethnic Malaysia as government backs Islamic law

70 Islamic State militants killed in Fallujah as conditions worsen in besieged city

EgyptAir flight MS804 plane crash: French navy joins race to find black boxes

Brazil police issue warrants for alleged gang-rape posted online

China encourages citizens to eat less meat

Iranian students given 99 lashes for mixed gender party

CSIRO dismantles 'integrated' climate science group as pressure mounts on Larry Marshall

The secret life of Kim Jong-un's aunt in the US

Barack Obama uses Hiroshima visit to call for a 'world without nuclear weapons'

European Union steps up North Korea sanctions with blanket ban on trade and travel

Refugee leaves Cambodia after being deeply unhappy with move from Nauru

What about Adam? Nine's internal review ignores those they abandoned in Beirut

Mount Everest death: Rescuers retrieve Maria Strydom's body

Aussie arrested over Bali flight 'prank'

Last man standing Donald Trump is all about himself - and sees no reason to change

Indonesia's new child rape punishments a pyrrhic victory for women's advocates

'When you find my body, please call my husband,' wrote dying hiker Geraldine Largay, lost along the Appalachian Trail

Two Australians injured in fatal speedboat crash near Koh Samui, Thailand

WWII gunner revisits country he helped save, then dies quietly there

Families told to avoid travel to France as strikes cause fuel shortages, flight delays

North Korea linked to digital thefts from global banks

Chinese bus to glide above traffic

Migrant boys who refuse to shake teachers' hands in Switzerland can now be fined

Korean words, straight from the elephant's mouth

Thai man bitten on penis by three-metre python in squat toilet

Hero of Canadian Parliament Kevin Vickers springs to action again, takes down protester in Dublin

Chinese detergent ad accused of being 'jaw-droppingly racist'

Mount Everest death: Maria Strydom's husband Robert Gropel vows not to leave Nepal without her body

Australia cut from UN report on climate threat to avoid damaging reef tourism


Telstra confirms exit of senior executive Vish Nandlall amid 'false CV' claim

Bid to ban 'aggressive marketing' of infant milk formula fails

Calls to widen protection for whistleblowers, offer financial rewards

Hazelwood closure could force power prices up

Time to call compulsory super experiment off

Telstra faces misconduct allegations over $2.1 billion Autohome sale

Disgraced blogger Belle Gibson could be forced to apologise for cancer lies

Larry Marshall: the CSIRO leader who divides opinions

Telstra internet outage was caused by a faulty 'software update'

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare full-year net profit rises 27pc

Stronger Sydney auction market confirmed but listings still lower

Elon Musk's SpaceX Live-Stream is his most surprising success

Oil dips after hitting $US50 a barrel as glut worries resurface

Google wins Java copyright case v Oracle, defeating a $US9b claim

Melbourne auction market robust and steady as winter approaches

Snapchat said to be valued at $US18 billion in funding round

Servcorp's Alf Moufarige admits pedalling plonk to former PM Tony Abbott

Federal Election 2016: Employment is the sleeper issue

Woodside Petroleum has a sleeping giant in its portfolio

Chevron gets environmental clearance for Gorgon LNG expansion


Live: 2016 UEFA Champions League final - Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid, San Siro

Madi Robinson stars and it’s two on the trot as Melbourne Vixens down Adelaide Thunderbirds

Fell Swoop jockey Zac Purton questioned in Music Magnate's controversial Doomben 10,000 win

Canberra NPL: Belconnen United held by FFA COE

Brisbane beckons as Glyn Schofield notches treble at Randwick

Athletics: Melissa Breen still chasing Olympic A-qualifier

Gai Waterhouse makes frontrunnning Eucador into a stayer to take McKell Cup at Randwick

Sweet sounds for Bjorn Baker as he bags first Group One with Music Magnate

Former Queanbeyan Tiger helps Belconnen Magpies hold on in AFL Canberra

Australian Olympic Committee ask Hockeyroo Anna Flanagan for 'please explain' over drink-driving

NBA Playoffs 2016: Matthew Dellavedova, LeBron James through to finals again with Cleveland Cavaliers

Australia has two shots at Indianapolis 500 glory in 100th running of America's open-wheel classic

Brodie Leber scores double as Wests beat Easts for first win of John I Dent Cup

Solomon Haumono on cusp of boxing history in bout with NZ's Joseph Parker

Molly Taylor aims to defend National Capital Rally title continue her Canberra streak

James McDonald says Ghisoni's star would rise if she takes on Stradbroke Handicap

All-rounder Glenn Maxwell mulls Test recall prospects

Sandown hurdle controversey settled by 'common sense' decision

Hunter Kilner to prepare Steve's Surprise for Grafton carnival

Wimbledon, another 2016 soccer fairytale

St Kilda v Fremantle: Alan Richardson praises Saints hardness at the contest when it counted

Melbourne's defensive lapses cost Demons in loss to Port Adelaide

Working like a mason, Magpie Cox sinks the boot in

St Kilda v Fremantle: Saints add to Freo's growing woes

Brisbane Lions v Hawthorn: Tougher fight than expected for triumphant Hawks

Footy is kicking goals again

AFL 2016: Geelong's Shane Kersten: The kid is all right

Former Hawk accuses Lindsay Thomas of failing to play in the spirit of the game

Power down wasteful Demons, Jack Viney to be looked at by match review panel

Sydney v North Melbourne: Dermott Brereton hits out at Lindsay Thomas and stars 'milking' free kicks

Parramatta Eels docked 12 NRL points, fined $1 million over salary cap breach

St George Illawarra Dragons edge depleted North Queensland Cowboys in Wollongong

Kieran Foran, Parramatta Eels fume over car park stunt after Melbourne Storm clash

State of Origin 2016: Matt Moylan and Josh Mansour's selection a win for perseverance

State of Origin 2016: Cameron Smith says he never doubted his actions amid Alex McKinnon saga

State of Origin 2016: NSW Blues rookies to receive medal ahead of debut

Is this Robbie Farah's State of Origin swansong?

Josh Mansour plans to use State of Origin pay packet to buy his mother a new car

State of Origin 2016: NSW Blues not buying into suggestions Cooper Cronk may not play in game I

Cronulla Sharks' Sam Tagataese could be on a journey from prop to pastor

Super Rugby 2016: Richie Mo'unga leads Crusaders to victory over Blues in Auckland

Super Rugby 2016: Kings edge out 12-man Jaguares

Wallabies back 'hungry' James Horwill to fire following national recall

Watch out Eddie: Waratahs stars to give England a headache, says Daryl Gibson

Brodie Leber scores double as Wests beat Easts for first win of John I Dent Cup

ACT Brumbies smash Sunwolves and take Australia's top spot with bonus-point win

Dean Mumm says victory over Chiefs most important of season

Michael Cheika's big Wallabies squad should ensure fierce competition for places against England

Live Super Rugby round 14: ACT Brumbies v Japan Sunwolves

Live Super Rugby 2016: NSW Waratahs v Chiefs


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


Gardening: insider tips for designing the small and perfectly formed garden

Our guide to what's happening over the weekend

Glenrowan and the Warby Ranges: Ned Kelly country

Artist Mike Parr's 72-hour Willow Court asylum ordeal a tribute to dead brother

Rudd, Gillard, Abbott and Turnbull: cynicism about politicians is deeper than ever

Horoscope: Your stars with Lilith

The lowdown on garden discovery tours, Indigenous gardens and book and plant sales

Turn your potential hard rubbish into cash at The Collector in Murrumbeena

Our pick of what's showing on the big screen

Blood on the Dance Floor comes at a crossroads for creator Jacob Boehme

Vivid lights and music festival driven by Sydneysiders' fear of missing out

Sydney Theatre Company outgoing director Jonathan Church deposed in 'palace coup'

Dave O'Neil reveals the secret to comedy success

Eurovision 2016 contestant Dami Im brushes off claims she was robbed

Cleverman: ABC's Indigenous superheroes in eerie dystopian drama starring Iain Glen and Frances O'Connor

Chief Wiggum's wisdom: Simpsons voice actor Hank Azaria gives life advice to students

Johnny Depp mocks Barnaby Joyce: 'He looks somehow inbred with a tomato'

Video panorama reclaims Maori and Pacific Islander stories

Purple pain: Madonna slams critics of her Prince tribute at the Billboard Awards

Emma Watson resurfaces from Hollywood hiatus for Beauty and the Beast


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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