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King of Kings Sino and his Australian subjects

But Peter van Runt, a retired Canberra IT consultant, who got involved with SwissIndo back in 2013 through alternative New Age media and a movement...

Elon Musk's new master plan puts Tesla on a collision course with Uber

"The Elon Musk effect is alive and well," said Ben Kallo, an analyst with Robert W. Baird & Co. Bloomberg. Share on Facebook · Share...

AGNSW director Michael Brand's Sydney Modern ambitions

The last time Mike Baird opened an exhibition at the Art Gallery was the Archibald Prize two years ago, although Brand and AGNSW Trust president...

Silicon Valley with Melbourne's best networker

Highly connected to not just Silicon Valley, but London, Tel Aviv, China and the Middle East, Kingston counts world-renowned PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, the Winklevoss...

LiveBlogLast Updated 8:39PM AESTFederal election 2016: Malcolm Turnbull in Cairns, Bill Shorten in Sydney

“This is a substantial announcement,” Mr Turnbull said while standing next to local Federal MPs Bert Van Manen and Karen Andrews. Around two dozen ....

Murray Goulburn aside, dairy improving growth of exports

However, for only the second time since deregulation in 2000 MG cut the price it pays farmers in late April from $5.60 a kilogram —...

Peter Styles the sixth deputy for Adam Giles CLP

(subscription) (subscription)Questions remain about what happened to a $650,000 margin loan Mr Westra van Holthe took out to pay for the investment (which he...

QLD: Industrial lease, 2 John Duncan Court, Varsity Lakes

Tool retailer TradeTools has leased an industrial property on the Gold Coast at a gross annual rental of about $100,000. The term of the lease...

Julie Bishop spoke to Canadian minister John Baird during siege

National Post “I did contact Foreign Minister John Baird at 4am, Canberra time, this morning and he was still inside Parliament House in lockdown. He said...

Julie Bishop spoke to Canadian minister John Baird during Ottawa attack

Sydney Morning Herald “I did contact Foreign Minister John Baird at 4am, Canberra time, this morning and he was still inside Parliament House in lockdown. He...

Australia urged to follow Warren Buffett to Canada

... company taxes. Australia's corporate tax rate is 30 per cent. Mr Oliver, a former minister of natural resources who took over as finance minister...

Banks fuel fixed rate mortgage war to shore up market share

Borrowers last rushed the fixed-rate loan market ahead of the global financial crisis, when rates were heading up and they wanted some certainty about their...

C'MON! Surely the Queen had to be amused. Surely.

Telegraph.co.uk As the seconds ticked embarrassingly by with the offending tube refusing to co-operate, one almost expected John Cleese to burst from the crowd, shrilly shouting...

Fixed home loans slashed to a record low

Ratecity product director Peter Arnold said it was the first time that the big banks had moved rates under the 5 per cent mark for...

Secret State joins gripping genre

The company's safety record is not the best and it quickly goes into damage control. The PM flies to Houston to secure compensation for the...

TAFE forced into higher ed markets

“TAFE is fast becoming a residual provider, left with teaching what the private providers don't want to or can't teach,” said Dr Wheelahan who is...

From Test hero to bench-warme

Skelton, who started in the second-row alongside Rob Simmons, scored a try and set up another for fullback Israel Folau in Australia's 39-13 win against...

The Sydney Opera House's Bennelong site is no closer to occupancy

Keystone's John Duncan said immediate plans were to open a Jamie's in Adelaide's North Terrace later this year and another in Brisbane. “We're going to...

Now the tax man takes on Eddie Obeid

The Obeids ended up with a 20 per cent stake in a joint venture with Cascade Coal, a private company whose investors include Travers Duncan,...

Horwill wins Test recall

Yahoo!7 News He was one of three changes to the starting side that defeated Les Bleus in Brisbane last weekend, all of them prompted by injury,...

Wycliff Palu's training lay-off raises prospect of McCalman at No 8

The Roar Tatafu Polota-Nau, who made light of his limited practice time before the Brisbane Test to step up magnificently after hooker-captain Steven Moore was forced...

Seven try scorers for Wallabies as they beat France 50-23

The West Australian The only worry was the early loss of new skipper Stephen Moore, who is in grave doubt for the rest of the three-Test...

We bring you the final 23-man squads of each World Cup team

Forwards: Memphis Depay (PSV Eindhoven), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (Schalke 04), Dirk Kuyt (Fenerbahce), Jeremain Lens (Dynamo Kiev), Robin van Persie (Manchester United, Arjen Robben (Bayern Mnich).

Ewen McKenzie opts for logical combinations over flair

Sydney Morning Herald But if that's what McKenzie is asking of his players, or at very least of his key decision-makers — Steve Moore, Nic White,...

Ewen McKenzie will stick with the tried and true Wallabies

Sydney Morning Herald In the end, naming Stephen Moore as captain proved the easiest part of McKenzie's preparations for the first Test against Les Bleus at...

Steven Gerrard lead England's final 23. Source: AFP

Forwards: Memphis Depay (PSV Eindhoven), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (Schalke 04), Dirk Kuyt (Fenerbahce), Jeremain Lens (Dynamo Kiev), Robin van Persie (Manchester United, Arjen Robben (Bayern Mnich).

Moore's anchor the next question

Sydney Morning Herald The other question mark over the pack is whether McKenzie will stick with his settled locking combination of Rob Simmons and Horwill or...

Beware the poverty trap

IN Australia's convict past, Robert Hughes noted, “a man could be crushed under the penal system like a toad beneath a harrow. But he could...

Ewen McKenzie has talent and depth on his side

Sydney Morning Herald I know there has been a great deal of debate around the Wallabies captaincy in recent weeks and in my opinion Moore would...

McKenzie will stick with favoured Reds

(blog)In particular McKenzie will look to the so-called Big Five — loose-head prop James Slipper, second-rowers Rob Simmons and James Horwill and halves Will...

Waratahs win thriller; big margins for Crusaders, Chiefs; Stormers by a point

Sydney Morning Herald Waratahs winger Rob Horne scored the first try of the game in the opening minute. Outside-centre Adam Ashley-Cooper made a break in the...

Waratahs beat Hurricanes in thriller; wins for Crusaders over Brumbies, Chiefs ...

The 48 points scored in the first-half was the highest recorded in Sydney since the Waratahs played the Hurricanes in 1996. Waratahs winger Rob Horne...

Waratahs beat Hurricanes in thriller; big wins for Crusaders over Brumbies ...

Winger Rob Horne crossed in just the second minute for the Waratahs but some wild lineout throwing from Tatafu Polota-Nau soon had the home team...

Big wins for Crusaders, Chiefs

Otago Daily Times They scored the first try of the second half through hooker Stephen Moore, cutting the deficit to 22-13 but the home side reasserted...

Boomers know all about tough times

THE National Commission of Audit and the May 13 budget have baby boomer retirees in their sights and my colleague at Sky News and this...

QBE company secretary resigns

QBE company secretary Duncan Ramsay has finalised his resignation. Peter Horton will replace Mr Ramsay on June 9, with deputy company secretary Peter Smiles filling...

Reds fuming at ref's no-try call

Eurosport.com AU Although Walsh ruled that Reds halfback Will Genia had scored a legitimate try in the 49th minute, he then disallowed it on the grounds...

Brumbies face 'desperate' Reds

Eurosport.com AU “Both their (Reds) locks (James Horwill and Rob Simmons) are quality players,” Moore said. “If Tommy or Jack gets a chance, they will do...

Export billions in Japan accord

A hydraulic leak has left Santos chief David Knox, Seek chief Andrew Bassett, Macquarie Group chief Nicholas Moore, and Woodside chief Peter Coleman and a...

Billions will be charged for Badgerys Creek airport infrastructure

About six weeks ago, the federal assistant minister for infrastructure Jamie Briggs met Mr O'Farrell and senior ministers including transport minister Gladys Berejiklian and roads...

Westfield wins approval for $1.7bn extension of London mall

The London expansion, to include a new John Lewis department store, won the consent of the city's Hammersmith and Fulham council, and now includes a...

Out of favour Phil Hughes gets nod as Doolan misses out on CA contract

Eurosport.com AU Pat Cummins, Ed Cowan, Xavier Doherty, Clint McKay, Matthew Wade and Ben Hilfenhaus, who were on the list in 2013-14, have all been cut...

ICAC focus on what Arthur Sinodinos knew

What it's certain that nobody at AWH knew, apart from Eddie Obeid junior, was that John McGuigan had been part of a consortium of investors...

L'Wren Scott 'a model with legs of a gazelle' who launched own fashion label

Many of her famous clients became close friends and she was said to hold regular poker nights with actors such as Robert De Niro and...

RBA pushes for 'plus four' home loan rate test

he told Labor's Ed Husic. “It will be first-time buyers. I can imagine at the political level you will find that uncomfortable.” He said the...

Reds pile on the points

And even the madness did not subside with flanker Liam Gill falling to some friendly fire from backrow partner Ed Quirk, the gash so deep...