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Defector Says Women In Prison Camp Kill Babies For Food; Aussie Judge Urges UN Security Council To Bring Nokor Leaders To ICC For Human Rights ViolationOct 24th 2014
Kim Hye-Sook, a defector from North Korea, recounted to the UN the sufferings she and other prisoners suffered in the hands of their captors, including years of starvation, hard labour and torture.
Australian Federal Court Fines Reebok $350,000 & Orders Refunds For Shoe Endorsed By Miranda Kerr That Claims Unproven Health BenefitsOct 24th 2014
The 1-minute, 56-second advert by Australian model Miranda Kerr surely sold thousands of EasyTone sneakers for athletic shoe brand Reebok. However, an Australian Federal Court declared on Tuesday that...
An Australian plane violates Indonesian airspace.
Islamic State: Aussie Terrorism Suspect Was In Same Video When Runaway Teenager Threatened PM AbbottOct 23rd 2014
The star of the 2-minute video below may have been the 17-year-old Australian who left Sydney under the guise of going on a fishing trip, but the clip apparently include a previous viral photo star.
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- Olympus: Panel Finds no Criminal Links yet in M&A Deals
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A huge collection of Christopher Boffoli's work is being shared on The Pirate Bay.
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- Carl Icahn Speaks on Insider Trading with Phil Mickelson and William Walters
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- FTA Between Australia & China Key To Waiver Of New Coal Tariff
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey said on Tuesday that there is a chance that China would waive its newly imposed coal tariff if Canberra...
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