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Medibank chisels out a 3pc profit rise despite the exodus from health insurance


While Australians continue to ditch their private health insurance, Medibank Private has swum against the tide adding 15,000 new customers and increasing its profit.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:45PM https://ift.tt/2KMw9JZ
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New images of Titanic wreckage revealed by explorers


Images taken by high-powered, specially adapted cameras of the bacteria-eaten ship at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean are set to be used to make 3D models for use in augmented reality and virtual reality platforms.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:19PM https://ift.tt/2Nn62ej
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ASX to lift as Dow Jones jumps 240 points on strong retail earnings and Fed minutes


Australian shares are likely to open with modest gains, following a rebound on Wall Street — driven by solid earnings from big US retailers and the Federal Reserve’s minutes about last month’s interest rate cut.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:04PM https://ift.tt/30oVgYT
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ASX to lift as Dow Jones jumps 240 points on strong retail earnings and Fed minutes


Australian shares are likely to open with modest gains, following a rebound on Wall Street — driven by solid earnings from big US retailers and the Federal Reserve’s minutes about last month’s interest rate cut.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:04PM https://ift.tt/30oVgYT
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Could a tragic crash that claimed four young lives end up saving hundreds of others?


A father who lost his son in a shocking crash 13 years ago channels his grief into a mission for better road safety with a driver-training centre that could save countless lives.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:00PM https://ift.tt/30jqj8l
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Could a tragic crash that claimed four young lives end up saving hundreds of others?


A father who lost his son in a shocking crash 13 years ago channels his grief into a mission for better road safety with a driver-training centre that could save countless lives.

         August 21, 2019 at 11:00PM https://ift.tt/30jqj8l
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Vatican probe could lead to ‘defrocking’ of George Pell following appeal defeat


George Pell had returned to his prison cell by the time his former colleagues at the Vatican woke to the news his appeal against his conviction had failed.

         August 21, 2019 at 07:22PM https://ift.tt/2Z2OM58
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One of the world’s most remote pearl farms has a new owner


The harvest is underway at one of Australia’s most remote pearl farms and its new owners are excited by what they see.

         August 21, 2019 at 10:38PM https://ift.tt/2ZiaT77
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One of the world’s most remote pearl farms has a new owner


The harvest is underway at one of Australia’s most remote pearl farms and its new owners are excited by what they see.

         August 21, 2019 at 10:38PM https://ift.tt/2ZiaT77
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Move over 5G — Huawei’s already begun research into 6G


With 5G mobile internet infrastructure still in its infancy, Chinese telecommunications company Huawei begins research into 6G technology in its Canadian office — but what does this actually mean?

         August 21, 2019 at 10:22PM https://ift.tt/2Za2UK3