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www.canberratimes.com.au - News Index for 26/04/2017


National

Baby humpbacks 'whisper' to their mothers to avoid threats

AOC not a 'sheltered workshop', John Coates says to staff

Yassmin Abdel-Magied courts controversy with Anzac Day Facebook post

Melbourne taxi driver allegedly bashed by fare-evading teens

Minimum wage for temporary visa holders falls behind inflation

Fake science: Taxpayers shell out more than $3 million for unreliable research

Anzac Day 2017: numbers fall away for Gallipoli service

Darwin couple rescued after 24 hours bogged in WA desert

Address vaccination concerns to keep immunisation rates up

North Korea: 'Travel to this secretive country can be life-changing'

Twin loses fight to reduce brother's share of mother's estate

The world's favourite chimpanzee whisperer Jane Goodall talks revolution at 83

Unions vow to take on Amazon as its harsh reputation precedes it

Are the 457 visa reforms an illusion act?

Photos of the week: April 22, 2017

Paramedic tells of fight to save shark attack victim Laeticia

ACT fears metadata evidence ban could have 'catastrophic' consequences

Jail school principal's Facebook attack on her students

Canberra teachers reduce hours to deal with workload stress

Government has no plans for ISP filters to block internet pornography

Malcolm Turnbull says hydro plan could make Tasmania a 'battery for Australia'

Dylan Voller's violent past detailed at Don Dale royal commission

Canberra should play the political game on decentralisation to save jobs

Outback Steakhouse accused of using training scheme to underpay staff

Don Dale guard tried to cover camera in Dylan Voller's cell, commission told

Bigger penalties and stronger consumer refund rights proposed in Australian Consumer Law review

All Australian states abandon online NAPLAN due to glitches

Oxford, Wish and Roger David slammed for their silence on their supply chains

A third of assault patients in Australia female, study

Mental illness rates rise in young people: Mission Australia and Black Dog Institute

World

Taken hostage in Iraq by Saddam Hussein, I hadn't returned - until now

Baby humpbacks 'whisper' to their mothers to avoid threats

Ex-Flamengo keeper and convicted killer Bruno ordered back to jail

French election: Whoever wins presidency will still face a big challenge

In South-east Asia, cyber criminals make hay of government websites, citizen data

Donald Trump suffers third setback on immigration

Hawaii blocking of Trump's travel ban a blow to the White House

Sorry, Donald Trump voters, you got scammed - you're never going to get your wall

Alex Jones sued by Chobani yoghurt company over sexual assault reports

Amid North Korea tensions, US moves anti-missile defence system to site in South

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel snubbed by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu

At 100 Days, Donald Trump is neither Russian stooge nor fascist

Turkish strike on Kurds raises US concerns

Former Trump adviser Michael Flynn likely broke the law by failing to disclose foreign payments: committee

Thai man broadcasts daughter's murder live on Facebook

Best of the world: April 26, 2017

Armed gang of 50 steals $50 million in 'robbery of the century' in Paraguay

Former Perth resident pleads not guilty over South Africa axe murder of family

Kim watches North Korean army fire 400-cannon 'bombardment' to mark anniversary

Jakarta governor Ahok invokes Finding Nemo in blasphemy trial defence

At Villers-Bretonneux, The land has long healed, but the stories are raw

Arkansas carries out country's first back-to-back executions in almost two decades

French election: Emmanuel Macron campaign targeted by 'Russian phishing' attack

British election: UK Labour facing wipeout as polls suggest Tory majority

Chile earthquake prompts evacuations in Valparaiso, near Santiago

Syrian cooperation with war crimes investigation reduced to '15-min lecture'

Welcome to the world's coolest kindergarten

After years of hiding their relationship, Brigitte and Emmanuel Macron enter the political stage together

US Senate to get an unusual White House briefing on North Korea

French election: Marine Le Pen attempts to lift appeal by pushing party aside

Business

Japan Post books $4.7b writedown on Toll, flags 1700 job cuts at the business

Deborah Thomas to step down from CEO role at Dreamworld owner Ardent Leisure

8@eight: Strong start in store for ASX

Investors cheer Europe's polls as election risk fades

Philately incredible: Aussie breaks record, pays $850,000 for four Indian stamps

European bears pay price for political worries

Spotless declares 'door not closed' on Downer

European equities rally on French election hopes as political risk fades

Village Roadshow hit by theme park woes cops blow from Cyclone Debbie

Online shopping in work time most prevalent among Baby Boomers and Gen Y

'Diamond' Joe Gutnick's wife paid $285,000 to work 'a few hours a day'

Australia's property boom has already peaked, says UBS

Euro surges against US dollar on French election hopes

Spotless board says reject Downer's offer

Call for better food labelling as Aussies with allergies left in the dark

8@eight: A collective sigh of relief over French election results

New power generation: Home battery sharing could build virtual public utilities

Lifetime health cover loading: Most Australians don't know what it is or where it goes

Ticket scalping bots high on the agenda for international consumer advocates

Unions vow to take on Amazon as its harsh reputation precedes it

Sport

Australian Olympic Committee media head Mike Tancred stands aside

Eagles midfield star denies MCG hoodoo

Ex-Flamengo keeper and convicted killer Bruno ordered back to jail

WNBL and Fox Sports enter three-year broadcast and promotional deal

Golf moves swiftly and decisively to make sure Lexi Thompson video saga does not happen again

Maria Sharapova ready for frosty reception from the locker room as she makes long-awaited return

English Premier League 2017: Chelsea march on towards title with victory over Southampton

Sydney FC defender George Timotheou hoping A-League action leads to Europe

Socceroos weigh into debate whether to close FFA Centre of Excellence

Dornier flies under the Flemington radar to make the St Leger a family affair

Sydney FC marquee Bobo closing in on a new deal to remain in A-League

It's do or die for Milwaukee Bucks' Matthew Dellavedova and Thon Maker

Dimas Delgado says Wanderers players must take responsibility for poor season

Melbourne Victory's semi-final opponents Brisbane Roar aim to tame the travel factor

Brian Lara advocates getting rid of Test cricket draws to revive crowds

Aaron Mooy's Huddersfield waits on EPL promotion as Newcastle join top flight

Maria Sharapova poised to make return from doping ban in Stuttgart

Serena Williams reacts to Ilie Nastase Fed Cup racism row with candid Instagram post

London Marathon 'hero' Matthew Rees praised for stopping to help stricken runner finish

A-League semi-final: Sydney FC captain Alex Brosque dares Perth Glory to park the bus

Eagles midfield star denies MCG hoodoo

Is it time for alarm bells? Collingwood president Eddie McGuire backs coach Nathan Buckley

Out-of-form Kieren Jack to miss at least two games for Sydney Swans

Four times undefeated AFL sides played against each other

AFL 2017: GWS Giants co-captain Phil Davis to miss Western Bulldogs clash

Sam Mitchell in doubt, Lachie Neale fit for 45th Western Derby

Anzac Day AFL: Joe Daniher the focal point of a functioning forward line

AFL smashes attendance records after massive Anzac Day round

Anzac Day is AFL Groundhog Day for fuming Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley

Anzac Day 2017: Essendon coach John Worsfold still not over 'wall' comments

Wayne Bennett backs George Burgess' plan to count England Test as part of NRL ban

Billy Slater's Test career not over, says Australian Kangaroos coach Mal Meninga

NRL can't stop Canterbury Bulldogs' withdrawal from City-Country: ARLC chairman John Grant

2017 Anzac Test: Australia coach Mal Meninga names strong Kangaroos squad to face New Zealand

Canterbury Bulldogs NRL star Josh Reynolds signs with Wests Tigers

Wayne Bennett could help cut George Burgess's NRL ban

The real story behind Aaron Woods' catch-up with David Klemmer

Melbourne Storm's rising stars prove the difference in win over New Zealand Warriors

NRL 2017: Mitchell Pearce awarded best on ground in Anzac Day win

NRL 2017: Sydney Roosters snatch golden point victory over St George Illawarra Dragons

All Blacks must seriously consider Hurricanes' Jordie Barrett for first British and Irish Lions test

British and Irish Lions tour of New Zealand 2017: Bosses confirm shorter tours in the future

Rugby's State of Origin may not happen

Reds can't afford Super Rugby derby loss against NSW Waratahs, says Karmichael Hunt

ACT Brumbies boss Michael Thomson says Melbourne merger will kill rugby in two cities

Waratahs coach Daryl Gibson says Australian rugby plagued by player development issues

Daryl Gibson has full support of board, say Waratahs chairman and chief executive

ACT Brumbies utility Andrew Smith ready for Auckland Blues superstar Sonny Bill Williams

Alan Jones calls for Daryl Gibson to be sacked, says Israel Folau is 'overrated'

The Alan Jones interview: ‘There’s AFL goalposts at GPS schools ... it’s a crisis’

Opinion

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

Faith

Fortress Canberra needs reinforcement

The budget facts that Canberra isn't telling you

Migrating flak away from the minister

Entertainment

Reg Mombassa and Lucy O'Doherty take a wild walk in the Royal National Park for a little shack life

They've got millions of fans... but you've probably never heard of the band about to hit Perth

Giveaways

Melbourne leading the way in mindful living

How to spot a mindful person

Becoming more mindful

Savvy Shopper

A wine for ...

Recipes: Chicken and yuzu ramen from The Bone Broth Bible

Asgeir on new album Afterglow and his Australian tour

Sydney Comedy Festival: Rose Matafeo is sick but she's not dead yet

Sam Neill on the rise and fall of Alan Bond in Channel 9 series House of Bond

How Australia was short-changed by a Flemish map-maker

Yirramboi First Nations Arts Festival 2017 turns expectations on their head

Lunch with Paul Capsis: 'I was never in the closet!'

Warren Beatty on Howard Hughes and sexual repression: just don't ask about Trump

Ban the bag: used for 12 minutes, a plastic bag takes 1000 years to break down

'I couldn't move': Miss World Australia finalist Adau Mornyang reveals teen rape

Artist Amanda Penrose Hart wins Gallipoli Art Prize with look back to Anzac Cove

Smurf in Wanderland follows Sydney FC fan through days of disgust and glee

Columns

Editorial: Mr Rudd's lurching, all right


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