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Second refugee sets self on fire at Nauru

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
A young female Somali refugee has set herself alight at Nauru, just days after an Iranian man self-immolated on the island. The Department of Immigration and Border Protection said it was "aware of an incident of self-immolation by a female refugee in ...
Female refugee sets herself alight on Nauru
Nauru refugee sets herself on fire
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The Government's sprint to an election campaign leave legislation in limbo

Herald Sun - ‎9 hours ago‎
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will have a simple message for voters on Budget night. Picture: AAP/Mal Fairclough. ANALYSIS. PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull's unprecedented one-two hit to the body politic of Australia has left the Government with an ...
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Australian Craig Steven Wright reveals himself as Bitcoin's mysterious mastermind Satoshi Nakamoto

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright on Monday told the BBC he was the creator of controversial digital currency Bitcoin, ending years of speculation about a person who until now has gone by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto.
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Storms, monster waves on the way as wild weather rolls in

The Age - ‎6 hours ago‎
Thought Sunday's storms were rough? Well there could be worse to come - and soon - with the SES predicting chaos on Tuesday with winds of 100km/h and seas topping seven metres.
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I Am A Survivor and Trump Describing a Trade Deficit As 'Rape' Is Despicable

Blue Nation Review - ‎10 hours ago‎
During a rally in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Donald Trump was railing about the trade deficit with China, when he said this: “We can't continue to allow China to rape our country, and that's what they're doing.
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Eels' season all but over with penalty set to end finals hopes

Brisbane Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Parramatta's promising start to the season will be obliterated on Tuesday when the NRL finally hands down its judgment and sentence for the Eels' salary cap breaches, with the finals prospects of Brad Arthur's team to be all but abolished.
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Holy Fire: Millions of Russian Christians Embrace Ritual

NBCNews.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
MOSCOW - On the eve of Orthodox Easter for the past 12 centuries, candles placed by the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Old Jerusalem light up by themselves, an annual miracle shoring up faith with material evidence.
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Joint sea patrols for Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines to avoid "new Somalia"

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎5 hours ago‎
Jakarta: Indonesia has called for increased sea security after the 10 crew of two Indonesian vessels were released by Abu Sayyaf militants following a month-long hostage ordeal.
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NSW boy wanted gun to 'terrorise kafirs'

NEWS.com.au - ‎4 hours ago‎
A Sydney teenager used an encrypted messaging app in a bid to obtain a gun and a bomb manual so he could "terrorise" the "kafirs" on Anzac Day, a court has heard.
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Priest who preyed on kids was 'protected'

Herald Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
A depraved former priest was able to carry out a decade-long reign of abuse against three girls and nine boys because he was protected by the Catholic Church, a Sydney judge says.

French PM vows to supervise Australian sub deal himself - The West Australian

The West Australian - ‎6 hours ago‎
Canberra (AFP) - A mega deal to build Australian submarines was so important, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Monday, that he pledged to personally supervise the project as Paris and Canberra bolster defence ties.
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Man arrested as police investigate woman's 'suspicious' death at Cardross near Mildura

ABC Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
Police say the death of a woman last night at a home at Cardross, near Mildura in north-west Victoria, is being treated as suspicious.
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Rising prices squeeze rental yields

Sky News Australia - ‎7 hours ago‎
Housing prices rose by 1.7 per cent on average in the state and territory capitals in April, according to CoreLogic RP Data's Home Value Index.
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Westpac tells Labor to back off the banks

The Australian Financial Review - ‎4 hours ago‎
One of Australia's top bank executives has urged the Labor opposition to reconsider its attacks on negative gearing and back off from a royal commission that could force the banks to sell their wealth arms.

7-Eleven worker whose claim was rejected worked at stores with payroll issues

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
A 7-Eleven worker who has had his back-pay claim "held up" due to concerns from the company worked for four years at eight stores that had serious payroll compliance issues.
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Minecraft hack exposes user data

Sky News Australia - ‎21 hours ago‎
Email addresses and passwords belonging to more than seven millions users of the Minecraft site Lifeboat are reportedly being hawked around sites that trade in stolen data.
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Hands on: Panasonic DMP-UB900 Ultra HD Blu-ray player

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎11 hours ago‎
REVIEW. Panasonic's Ultra HD Blu-ray player finally lets you make the most of those top-shelf Ultra HD televisions. Photo: Adam Turner.
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Vodafone targets prepaid growth with build-your-own plans

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Vodafone Hutchinson Australia is the latest telecommunications company to up the competitive pressure in Australia's prepaid mobiles market with the launch of plans allowing customers to mix and match voice, data and international calls.
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Better battery capacity gives BMW i3 110 km range boost

Gizmag - ‎9 hours ago‎
The BMW i3 has been given an update to keep its range figures up with the competition. View gallery (13 images). BMW has updated the i3 to keep up with the growing crowd of electric cars and range extender hybrids on the market.
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The Voice vanquishes MasterChef Australia but ratings for both shows sliding

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
Nine's The Voice has emerged the clear winner in a goliath ratings showdown with Ten's MasterChef Australia after both programs premiered in the 7.30pm timeslot on Sunday night.
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Ghostbusters trailer brings on the ire of misogynists

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
Producers of the new Ghostbusters, with an all-female lead cast, should have seen the misogynists coming the moment they announced the reboot - but they couldn't have predicted the trailer, released in early March, would become one of the most disliked ...
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Wi-Fi hotspot named 'detonation device' causes bomb scare at Melbourne airport

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎12 minutes ago‎
A poorly-named Wi-Fi hotspot sparked a security scare on a Qantas flight and prompted about 50 terrified passengers to refuse to fly.
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Men are second-class citizens? Give us a break

dailytelegraph.com.au - ‎May 1, 2016‎
As we saw in 2012, gender wars get ratings, so you can hardly blame Seven's Weekend Sunrise for organising what turned out to be a viral hit on a sleepy Sunday: a “Special Investigation” into the question 'Have Australian men become second-class ...
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Banned New Zealand Warriors players admit taking prescription drugs

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎4 hours ago‎
The players have also been punished for breaching club standards, amid concerns for their health. New Zealand Rugby League interim chief executive Alex Hayton confirmed to New Zealand's Radio Sport that his organisation was given information from the ...
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Blake Acres recognised for key role in St Kilda win with Round 6 Rising Star nomination

Herald Sun - ‎2 hours ago‎
AFL Jesse Hogan kicked the first two goals of the game on his way to a 'career best haul' of 7 but the Dees couldnt stop the Dees.
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Former Socceroo Lucas Neill declared bankrupt in the UK

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎10 hours ago‎
Former Socceroos skipper Lucas Neill has been declared bankrupt in Britain, with an investigation called. Neill, 38, is thought to have earned about $40 million during his career.
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Shark attack not a worry anymore as Australia will soon introduce $1m shark cable with 100% success rate

International Business Times AU - ‎8 hours ago‎
Researchers examine and dissect a Great White Shark that washed up on Goosewing Beach in Little Compton, Rhode Island September 1, 2012.
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New Research Reveals Mechanisms Linked to Lack of Surface Melting in Greenland Ice Sheet

AZoCleantech - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Earth's climate has been warming, but even though the Greenland ice sheet is melting rapidly in the coastal regions, there are large parts of the ice sheet (40 percent) where there has hardly been any melting on the surface.
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How are Craters Formed?

Seeker (registration) (blog) - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Crater formation is a a mysterious science, and one we won't get a good handle on until man returns to the pripristine craters of thelunar landscape.
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When did our sleep patterns evolve? Slumbering dragons hold clues.

Christian Science Monitor - ‎22 hours ago‎
Researchers find that lizards have the same sleep patterns as mammals and birds. And the sleeping Australian bearded dragons, Pogona vitticeps, suggest something about how and when these patterns evolved.
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Do you know what your risk of having a heart attack or stroke is?

ABC Online - ‎4 hours ago‎
Heart disease is the biggest killer in Australia, yet it seems many of us are unaware we are at risk. New research published in the Medical Journal of Australia has found that 20 per cent of Australians between the ages of 45 and 74 are at high risk of ...
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'The truth is, I want my son to die'

NEWS.com.au - ‎10 hours ago‎
A MOTHER whose terminally ill toddler has just months to live has revealed a frank and heartbreaking wish for her son. She wants him to die and rest in peace.
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Yes there is confusion, but it's not from the Indigenous community

Daily Life - ‎14 hours ago‎
Last week, the National Congress of Australia's First Peoples released the preliminary results from a survey they have been conducting amongst their membership on the topic of Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
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Pill Testing Could Happen At Aussie Festivals This Summer, Except In One State

Music Feeds - ‎11 hours ago‎
Senior police and politicians are reportedly backing a pill testing trial at Australian music festivals this year - except for the third of Australia who live in NSW.
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