How an extroverted German baron helped Islam bloom in Australia

The German baron who revitalised Sufism in Australia was part of a rich Muslim culture in the country — and he brought a special guest to help spread the mystical message.

         October 12, 2019 at 10:00PM https://ift.tt/2ILmWjX

Smartphone keyboards keep traditional languages alive

A software firm develops smartphone keyboards specifically designed to write in traditional languages to help people protect their language.

         October 12, 2019 at 09:30PM https://ift.tt/32aqT9b

Documents reveal Beijing’s connections to Australia’s top Chinese student body

The peak Chinese Students and Scholars Association promotes itself as an autonomous group under the guidance of the Chinese embassy, but its founding documents reveal its true ties.

         October 12, 2019 at 09:21PM https://ift.tt/319RoKH

Neighbours creator and ‘pioneer of drama’ Reg Watson dies aged 93

The creator of the popular Australian television show Neighbours, Reg Watson, dies aged 93. The show announced his death on Saturday evening.

         October 12, 2019 at 09:11PM https://ift.tt/2IKW0AS

Neighbours creator and ‘pioneer of drama’ Reg Watson dies aged 93

The creator of the popular Australian television show Neighbours, Reg Watson, dies aged 93. The show announced his death on Saturday evening.

         October 12, 2019 at 09:11PM https://ift.tt/2IKW0AS

More research needed into link between eating disorders and autism, experts say

As more children are diagnosed with both anorexia and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), experts call for more research to come up with better treatment and support.

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More research needed into link between eating disorders and autism, experts say

As more children are diagnosed with both anorexia and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), experts call for more research to come up with better treatment and support.

         October 12, 2019 at 09:00PM https://ift.tt/32h8c44

Trump declares ‘it’s a lovefest’ on China trade, but there’s no rush to get the marriage certificate signed and that’s a problem

Trump’s US-China “lovefest” is about the most positive move in in the 18-month trade war, but is a verbal agreement worth the paper it’s not written on?

         October 12, 2019 at 08:40PM https://ift.tt/32l8B5z

How Australia’s smallest state wound up in the middle of America’s biggest drug crisis

Australia’s island state is known for its rich history and pristine environment — it also provides 50 per cent of the raw materials that go into the powerful painkillers at the centre of the United States’ opioid crisis.

         October 12, 2019 at 08:38PM https://ift.tt/2OHLOMZ

How Australia’s smallest state wound up in the middle of America’s biggest drug crisis

Australia’s island state is known for its rich history and pristine environment — it also provides 50 per cent of the raw materials that go into the powerful painkillers at the centre of the United States’ opioid crisis.

         October 12, 2019 at 08:38PM https://ift.tt/2OHLOMZ