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Indonesia warns Australia against following Trump's Mid-East policy

Indonesia warns Australia against following Trump's Mid-East policy

John Howard has defended Prime Minister Scott Morrison, saying any decision to shift Australia's embassy to Jerusalem "may improve the prospect of a two-state solution" to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

  • by David Wroe, James Massola & Fergus Hunter

Telstra investors not the only ones revolting over CEO pay

Telstra investors not the only ones revolting over CEO pay

Telstra's chairman John Mullen told its investors on Tuesday that chief executives are paid too much. His shareholders agreed.

  • by Colin Kruger & Jennifer Duke

Second major union merger proposed for next year

Second major union merger proposed for next year

The hospitality workers' union United Voice is planning to merge with the National Union of Workers.

  • by Anna Patty

Canberra catfisher jailed and ordered to repay $300,000

Canberra catfisher jailed and ordered to repay $300,000

A Canberra catfisher has been ordered to repay the $302,000 she swindled from 10 men.

  • by Michael Inman

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Undoing 'OK to be white' vote may not undo the damage

Undoing 'OK to be white' vote may not undo the damage

What is really on display is the torment within the Liberals over what their party stands for. 

  • by David Crowe
Admin error blamed for vote on 'It's OK to be white' motion

Admin error blamed for vote on 'It's OK to be white' motion

A rogue email from a minister's office has been blamed for the Coalition's "regrettable" decision to back Pauline Hanson's incendiary motion.

  • by Michael Koziol
Lyon takes fourth on all-time Aussie Test wicket-taker list

Lyon takes fourth on all-time Aussie Test wicket-taker list

Nathan Lyon now has Dennis Lillee and Glenn McGrath, maybe not Shane Warne, in his sights after an impressive opening session in Abu Dhabi.

  • by Michael Ramsey
'I'm 33 and have been living in aged care for eight years'
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'I'm 33 and have been living in aged care for eight years'

I’m not here because I have dementia.

  • by Ketra Wooding
'Very eager to chat': royals win hearts in Sydney

'Very eager to chat': royals win hearts in Sydney

It was more than 80 steps in heels for Meghan and 26 and a half minutes for the crowd - and they loved every minute.

  • by Helen Pitt & Tim Barlass
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Opinion & Perspectives

Mullen's stand on pay can't hide Telstra's broader problems

There were moments during Telstra's annual general meeting on Tuesday at the Hilton in Sydney when chairman John Mullen seemed exasperated.

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Moving embassy to Jerusalem would play into Islamic State's hands

It would be a mistake for Prime Minister Morrison to depart from Australia’s stance on the location of Australia's embassy.

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Australian embassy announcement is based in sound policy

Moving the Australian embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would simply acknowledge the long-standing reality.

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Politics

Indonesia warns Australia on following Donald Trump's Mideast policy

Indonesia warns Australia on following Donald Trump's Mideast policy

John Howard has defended Scott Morrison, saying any decision to shift Australia's embassy to Jerusalem "may improve the prospect of a two-state solution" to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

  • by David Wroe, James Massola & Fergus Hunter

World

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What your property manager's really looking for at a rental inspection

What your property manager's really looking for at a rental inspection

Experts share top tips on how to pass with flying colours. Hint: make sure you're out of bed and wearing clothes.

  • by Jayne D'Arcy
The Block 2018: Here's how much each apartment's luxury inclusions cost

The Block 2018: Here's how much each apartment's luxury inclusions cost

The contestants packed each room with a carefully selected array of accessories and furniture, each coming with a hefty price tag.

  • by Zara McDonald
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Entertainment

Nicole Kidman says marriage to Tom Cruise kept her safe from harassment

Nicole Kidman says marriage to Tom Cruise kept her safe from harassment

The actress married for love, she says, but being with "powerful" Cruise also meant she was protected.

  • by Amy Croffey
'Clumsily put': David Koch addresses Usain Bolt slavery comment

'Clumsily put': David Koch addresses Usain Bolt slavery comment

Koch's joke comes a month after Sunrise was pinged over its notorious segment on Aboriginal adoption. 

  • by Broede Carmody

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How to care for the most important part of a runner's body

How to care for the most important part of a runner's body

The foot takes the brunt of a runner's force and it's important to take better care of it.

  • by Laura Hill
Why so many users of fitness trackers give up after a few months

Why so many users of fitness trackers give up after a few months

Thinking of getting a device to help you get in shape? Here's how to tell if you'll stick with it.

  • by Alice Clarke

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Sport

A-League expansion decision deferred but Canberra among favourites

A-League expansion decision deferred but Canberra among favourites

It means the two new teams will likely now come into the A-League for the 2020-21 season instead of next year.

  • by Eamonn Tiernan
Live scores: Australia v Pakistan, second Test

Live scores: Australia v Pakistan, second Test

Follow the action live from Abu Dhabi as Australia face Pakistan.

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