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The push to eradicate polio in country where it doesn't exist

Jillian McHugh At a time when most 20-somethings were watching Gerard Butler on the big screen, Michael Sheldrick was helping the actor write a speech about the 67 million children in the world who don't have...

London cabs trial for the streets of Perth

Is this the future for Perth's taxis?

Leanne Nicholson Could London-style cabs be zipping around the streets of Perth?

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Dangerous weather to hit south-west WA

Tree down in Thornlie

Flash flooding and damaging winds of up to 125km/h are expected to hit regions across south-west WA on Friday.

Tourists told 'not to bother' with Perth

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Aleisha Orr A Sydney-based travel website has given a scathing evaluation of Perth, urging travel agents not to send their clients here because it's too expensive.

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Brown, Bolton announce engagement

Shae Bolton and Mitch Brown.

AFL footballer Mitch Brown and West Coast Fever shooter Shae Bolton have announced their engagement via Twitter this morning.

Mourners farewell Diana Bliss at 'her final show'

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Rhianna King Diana Bliss loved putting on a show, and her farewell today was the biggest of all, mourners heard at Christ Church Grammar School chapel.

Arctic climate change 'to spark domino effect'

A Polar bear

WA-based scientists have warned of "dire consequences" to the human race after detecting the first signs of dangerous climate change in the Arctic.

Perth "Sluts" prepare to Walk despite lack of support

About 3000 people gathered in Melbourne yesterday as part of the international protest movement known as SlutWalk.

Jenna Clarke A number of third world countries, including India, have reclaimed the word "slut" before Western Australia.

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