Inside the working farm that inspired the father of Australian colonial art, John Glover

When Carol Westmore bought a farm near Launceston 15 years ago, she inadvertently embarked on a mammoth heritage-restoration project.

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Canberra man jailed for fatally beating dog with shovel handle

A 27-year-old Canberra man is jailed for what is described in court as a “chilling” and “callous” attack on a Pekingese/Maltese cross that lasted 20 minutes.

         October 11, 2019 at 10:32PM https://ift.tt/2MLnbwD

‘You’re very tough negotiators’: Trump’s truce in China US trade war

The US is suspending a tariff hike on Chinese imports that was set to take effect on Tuesday as the world’s two biggest economies reached a ceasefire in their 15-month trade war.

         October 11, 2019 at 10:22PM https://ift.tt/2M8yWhy

Manchester stabbings: Greater Manchester Police says a 40-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of committing a terrorism offence has now been assessed by specialist doctors and has been compulsorily detained under the mental health act

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Allan escaped his burning house with just his thongs, but now he needs to tell his partner

The community of Rappville in northern NSW is banding together to make sure everyone gets back on their feet, but Allan Robertson is dreading having to tell his partner that their home is now just ashes.

         October 11, 2019 at 09:59PM https://ift.tt/33loWXO

Manchester stabbings: Greater Manchester Police says a 40-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of committing a terrorism offence has now been assessed by specialist doctors and has been compulsorily detained under the mental health act

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Allan escaped his burning house with just his thongs, but now he needs to tell his partner

The community of Rappville in northern NSW is banding together to make sure everyone gets back on their feet, but Allan Robertson is dreading having to tell his partner that their home is now just ashes.

         October 11, 2019 at 09:59PM https://ift.tt/33loWXO

Sacked US ambassador to Ukraine says Trump fired her on ‘unfounded and false’ claims

Marie Yovanovitch, who was abruptly recalled as the US envoy to Ukraine in May, says she was alarmed about “private interests” circumventing “professional diplomats for their own gain, not the public good”.

         October 11, 2019 at 09:50PM https://ift.tt/2p9Ziqm

‘Adults who don’t give in to growing up’: Where rural geeks come out to play

Culture in rural Victoria often revolves around farming and football, however in the private realms of garage collections and online chatrooms, there’s evidence of a healthy geek community.

         October 11, 2019 at 09:30PM https://ift.tt/33qTF5E

‘Adults who don’t give in to growing up’: Where rural geeks come out to play

Culture in rural Victoria often revolves around farming and football, however in the private realms of garage collections and online chatrooms, there’s evidence of a healthy geek community.

         October 11, 2019 at 09:30PM https://ift.tt/33qTF5E