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Grounds for concern: Manuka Oval, a sporting ghost town

Grounds for concern: Manuka Oval, a sporting ghost town

In part one of our investigation into Canberra's lack of sports facilities we explore why Manuka Oval could be used just six times a year.

  • by David Polkinghorne

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'Secret' is out: Raiders prop Junior Paulo to leave the club
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'Secret' is out: Raiders prop Junior Paulo to leave the club

Junior Paulo has been linked to a return to western Sydney for more than a month with the announcement a matter of "when", not "if".

  • by Caden Helmers
Australian policeman died in NZ rafting accident 
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Australian policeman died in NZ rafting accident 

The tourist was one of six Australians on the raft, which overturned on rapids near Queenstown on the weekend.

Telstra outage 'could be impacting' 000 calls: police

Telstra outage 'could be impacting' 000 calls: police

Telstra mobile customers across Australia are reporting widespread difficulties with outbound calls.

  • by Jennifer Duke
'We blame babies for our pelvic floors but it seems we can't blame them for this'

'We blame babies for our pelvic floors but it seems we can't blame them for this'

New research shows pregnancy is not a trigger for long-term weight gain.

  • by Sherryn Groch
NRA eyes 1 million more members as Texas mourns

NRA eyes 1 million more members as Texas mourns

"We have 6 million members now ... I want to get a million more," said the incoming head of the powerful gun lobby.

More than 300 drive in memory of Adrian Hogg

More than 300 drive in memory of Adrian Hogg

Cars, motorcycles and trucks cruised from Fyshwick to Braddon to honour motorcycle crash victim Adrian Hogg.

  • by Blake Foden
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The 'aitch' or 'haitch' debate has a dark side

Peeves about the pronunciation of 'h' may appear harmless. But they reflect a sinister tribal prejudice.

Nick Enfield

    Mirabella taught a few people a lesson we should all be grateful for

    Sophie Mirabella deserves credit for taking on those who sought, carelessly, to tarnish her reputation.

    Amanda Vanstone
      Amanda Vanstone

      Sweet subversion overcame snark

      Two young lovers determined to wreak change in the British establishment got the better of the cynics.

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        'Not supported': CBA 'ulterior motive' theories on BankWest shut down

        'Not supported': CBA 'ulterior motive' theories on BankWest shut down

        However, counsel assisting the commission Michael Hodge said this did not mean CBA's handling of the loans was proper.

        • by Cara Waters

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        Nine introduces next batch of reality TV hopefuls with Love Island cast

        Nine introduces next batch of reality TV hopefuls with Love Island cast

        Trash TV obsessives, meet your latest chiselled overlords.

        • by Robert Moran & Nathanael Cooper
        Emilia Clarke: Life after Game of Thrones

        Emilia Clarke: Life after Game of Thrones

        Emilia Clarke is not walking away from her strong woman image. The GoT star talks about her new role and why she's in no hurry for marriage and babies.

        • by Cosima Marriner

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        What should I consider before having a baby alone?

        What should I consider before having a baby alone?

        Our personal finance expert answers a question from a single woman considering motherhood alone.

        • by Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon
        Music sounds better with you: The dying art of male friendship

        Music sounds better with you: The dying art of male friendship

        Mateship is at the heart of Aussie identity but why are men so bad at maintaining it?

        • by Phil Barker

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        The 'secret' is out: Canberra Raiders prop Junior Paulo joins Eels
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        The 'secret' is out: Canberra Raiders prop Junior Paulo joins Eels

        Junior Paulo has been linked to a return to western Sydney for more than a month with the announcement a matter of "when", not "if".

        • by Caden Helmers
        Kyrgios in a fight to prove his French Open fitness

        Kyrgios in a fight to prove his French Open fitness

        Nick Kyrgios is locked in a fierce French Open fitness battle as Bernard Tomic and Thanasi Kokkinakis bid to qualify for the clay-court grand slam.