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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 26/10/2016


Cardinal George Pell interviewed in Rome over sexual assault allegations

No entry: Widow prevented from seeing husband's body after fatal crash, court told

Dreamworld accident: Police call for witness accounts amid belief that many saw fatal crash

Serious safety issue allegations emerge in wake of Dreamworld tragedy

National compensation scheme needed for victims of forced labour and slave trade: new report

Roozi and Luke: fallen heroes to hundreds of Canberra housebuyers

Dreamworld: Outgoing Ardent chair Neil Balnaves set to face shareholders in wake of tragedy

Dreamworld accident: Son saw Sydney mother Cindy Low die in theme park tragedy

'His loss is deeply felt': Tributes flow for Canberrans killed in Dreamworld tragedy

Mother of Dreamworld accident victims says 'my whole family has been wiped out'

Operation Fox Hunt: Melbourne grandmother Zhou Shiqin prosecuted after return to China

WA One Nation Senator says he'd do it again after escaping larceny conviction

Northern Great Barrier Reef coral bleaching damage worse, surveys suggest

King's headmaster Tim Hawkes admits 'catastrophic failure' at sex abuse royal commission

Qantas pilots fume over stricter uniform standards

The King's School lacked funds to help alleged sex abuse victim, royal commission hears

Australia's top 13 shark hotspots

Former Socceroo Steve Herczeg 'died after bladder burst in hospital mix-up'

More than $1 million paid out for workplace bullying

'Milestone': Global greenhouse gas levels accelerate past key marker

Prestigious schools accused of placing reputation above student welfare at royal commission

Australia ranked 23rd out of 26 countries when it comes to broadband satisfaction

Trinity Grammar failed to adequately investigate rape claims, royal commission hears

Transport project budget blowouts hit $28 billion, says report

Money really doesn't buy happiness, new national survey

Overcoming toxic perfectionism in teenagers

Overcoming toxic perfectionism in teenagers

No more Little Miss Perfect

Centrelink asks paralysed man to prove he deserved pension

Racing NSW to investigate trainer Gerald Ryan over sexual assault allegations


Migrant crisis: Tents and shelters set ablaze as Calais Jungle clearance resumes

Suspected Syrian government air strike kills Turkey-backed rebels

Montara oil spill: Push to raise disaster at Bali summit as Julie Bishop visits Indonesia

Pizza, the 'saddest polar bear' lives in a shopping centre in China

He gave her his liver, she gave him her heart

Daily World Dispatch - Trump's slog, China's justice

Pope forbids Catholics from keeping, scattering ashes in fear of New Age ideas about afterlife

China recalls 10,000 webcams after hack

Ex-senator goes nuclear on Donald Trump in targeted advertisement

Operation Fox Hunt: Melbourne grandmother Zhou Shiqin prosecuted after return to China

Nurse charged with killing eight nursing home patients in Canada

Australian paedophile Robert Ellis sentenced to 15 years' jail in Bali

Barnaby Joyce pushes for resolution of disrupted live cattle trade with Indonesia

Gunmen kill dozens in attack on police academy in Pakistani city of Quetta

Daily world dispatch - what happens next?

US robots defeat Australia in soccer RoboCup Challenge

Climate scientist Gordon Hamilton dies after driving into crevasse in Antarctica

Bomb in Thailand's south kills one, injures 19

Brazilian farmers face charges over shooting of Kaiowa people, private militias

Explosion in Chinese town of Xinmin leaves more than 100 people dead or injured

Malta air crash: Five dead after military aircraft crashes after take-off

'Milestone': Global greenhouse gas levels accelerate past key marker

Simon Crean to hold talks in Jakarta amid concerns over new cattle breeding rule

China's expanding deserts on a collision course with its cities

Daily world dispatch - of human (and political) captivity

Artificial intelligence computer 'judge' predicts court findings

While the world watches Syria, Russia is creeping closer to Georgia

Somali pirates free two dozen sailors held for four years

Islamic State storms strategic town of Rutbah in Iraq counterattack

'Like something out of a horror movie': Flesh-eating bacteria infection kills man in four days


Forget big tax cuts, say Telstra and Virgin Australia bosses

Telstra chairman John Mullen rips into critics, Future Fund chairman

Eyes on Reserve Bank as underlying inflation slips

Dreamworld: Outgoing Ardent chair Neil Balnaves set to face shareholders in wake of tragedy

Swisse and CSIRO sign multimillion-dollar research deal

Bega Cheese extends decline on infant formula, milk woes

8@eight: Inflation figures hang over Aussie dollar

Pokie payouts a 'myth': landmark legal action

Bega Cheese shares dive on fears over China demand for infant formula

Snapchat is pumping the next tech bubble with more hot air

Bega Cheese dumped as baby formula venture sours

8@eight: Bulls gaining upper hand in risky week

Coca-Cola Amatil shares dive on growth fears

Australia ranked 23rd out of 26 countries when it comes to broadband satisfaction

He was known by all the bookmakers, Tom Waterhouse says in Andrew Sigalla fraud trial

8@eight: Soggy start to a huge week for markets

Energy drinks serving up excessive amounts of sugar and caffeine in one serve

AGM hit list revealed: Proxy advisors target bonuses, 'underlying' profits

Australian graziers confirm bid for Kidman land

Money really doesn't buy happiness, survey finds


AFL draw: GWS Giants set for Friday night clash and Bulldogs showdown at Manuka Oval

Defender Alex Silvagni the latest delisting by the Fremantle Dockers

Sheffield Shield: Peter Siddle and Jackson Bird hampered by rain in Sheffield Shield one-dayer

Ange Postecoglou challenges Jamie Maclaren to regain Socceroos spot

James Cummings chases Emirates Stakes rather than Derby with Good Standing

AFL: Canberra's Hannah Wallett picked up by Greater Western Sydney Giants as a free agent

Tommy Berry has had his Melbourne Cup ride on Curren Mirotic for six months

Pole vault champion Alana Boyd retires

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat cited for breach of FFA code of conduct after criticising referee

Cleveland Indians dominate Chicago Cubs in World Series opener

Wildcats lose second import in two weeks as Andre Ingram heads back to US

NBL We learned a lesson, says Melbourne United star Jackson after loss

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James lead Cleveland Cavaliers past New York Knicks in NBA

Derbies in three states to open first round of the new national netball league

Paralympic champ Carol Cooke 'gutted' after 'priceless medals' stolen

It's not the farce of Danny Green and Anthony Mundine Mk II we should be worried about

Joe Burns puts heat on Shaun Marsh with pressure century against Blues in Brisbane

Cricket Australia high performance boss Pat Howard fine with Test, T20 crossover

Victoria Derby 2016: Rivals concede favourite Sacred Elixir's race 'to lose'

Matthew Dellavedova marshalls young Bucks as old club raises NBA championship banner

AFL fixture 2017: Sam Mitchell to tackle Hawks in round five

AFL draw: GWS Giants set for Friday night clash and Bulldogs showdown at Manuka Oval

Football: AFL pledges to pump in $26m for player welfare

Defender Alex Silvagni the latest delisting by the Fremantle Dockers

AFL Trade Period: Making sense of crazy-paced trade week

Gold Coast captain and ex-Cat Gary Ablett requested a trade back to Geelong

St Kilda elevate Jason Holmes to senior list, Essendon delist pair

Port Adelaide and Gold Coast Suns to play home-and-away match in China in mid-May

AFL eyes Berlin concussion conference to guide head knocks policy

Mixed reviews after design release for Eagles' new Lathlain Park headquarters

Canberra Raiders captain Jarrod Croker announces engagement to girlfriend Brittney Wicks

Could Terry Campese get a Canberra Stadium farewell in rugby league World Cup?

Four Nations 2016: Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga selects five debutants for clash with Scotland

No sin bin for punching in Four Nations or World Cup

Four Nations 2016: Lachlan Coote tips Scotland to give it their all against Kangaroos

Mitchell Dodds to return to Broncos after injury-plagued Super League season

Canberra Raiders prop Junior Paulo ready for boxing rumble with Paul Gallen

Sydney Roosters recruiter Peter O'Sullivan cops indefinite ban from NRL

England coach Wayne Bennett denies he is chasing Kangaroos counterpart Mal Meninga's job

Kangaroos skipper Cameron Smith says Test jersey usurps State of Origin one

Michael Cheika says he's not cheapening Wallabies jersey by picking Marika Koroibete

Wallabies want to be at best for Michael Cheika's sake, says David Pocock

Wallabies and Brumbies star David Pocock swaps rugby for African wilderness

Ed Jenkins relinquishes Australia men's sevens captaincy

Brumbies team manager Ben Gathercole joins Triathlon Australia as high-performance director

Wallabies rookie Kyle Godwin backs coach Michael Cheika ahead of spring tour

Samu Kerevi out, Marika Koroibete in for Wallabies spring tour

Marika Koroibete, Jack Dempsey, Taniela Tupou to join Wallabies for spring tour

Wallabies coach Michael Cheika must learn to control his short fuse after Bledisloe Cup meltdown

Wallabies star Israel Folau announces engagement to Silver Ferns shooter Maria Tutaia


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


Today's cartoons: The illustrated news

Australian Story: Part two of Sally Faulkner's story to air


Olivia Newton-John's new album, Liv On, offers a path through grief

Olivia Newton-John and the King (almost)

Savvy Shopper: Upper deck lounging with Vincept Sheppard

Children and parents can find fun at Lost Lands

Review: musical Kinky Boots is irresistible, big-hearted fun

Gardening: Grand Garden Designs at the State Library of NSW

Shaun Micallef explains why he and Francis Greenslade are perfectly odd

The problem with historical fiction

Shaun Micallef on the duplicity of Cooks' Cottage

Festival outrage: Why the shaming of Lionel Shriver leads to a literary ghetto

Can art survive the blockbuster?

Can music outlive the summer of Spotify? A 'has-been' hits replay

'It's a strange band' - the volcanic tensions at the heart of Empire of the Sun

Story of Fox chairman ousted amid sexual harassment allegations to be made into a mini-series

Final US Presidential debate: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stage a comedy classic

Australian fashion designers vogue in Paris

Australian cinematographer Nathan Tomlinson charged with multiple child sex offences


Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right

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