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FIREFIGHTERS plan to take advantage of milder weather on Friday as bushfires continue to burn in Victoria's north-east.
FIREFIGHTERS plan to take advantage of milder weather on Friday as bushfires continue to burn in Victoria's north-east.
EYEBROWS were raised and a muffled buzz of excitement swept the Kyneton saleyards yesterday when a useful pen of 350-kilogram Angus steer weaners made the startling money of $825 a head. EYEBROWS were raised and a muffled buzz of excitement swept the Kyneton saleyards yesterday when a useful pen of 350-kilogram Angus steer weaners made the startling money of $825 a head.
CROPS in the Moolort area of Central Victoria have been judged as just about average as farmers neared an early finish to the 2014-15 harvest. CROPS in the Moolort area of Central Victoria have been judged as just about average as farmers neared an early finish to the 2014-15 harvest.
AFTER a difficult 18 months dealing with pricing wars and trade deals, Australian dairy farmers will welcome a report on income increases. AFTER a difficult 18 months dealing with pricing wars and trade deals, Australian dairy farmers will welcome a report on income increases.
18 Dec 14 President Barack Obama has opened the door to restoring full diplomatic relations with Cuba after 50 years of sanctions and embargo, announcing that the US would seek to open an embassy...
18 Dec 14 The number of child soldiers recruited by armed groups in the Central African Republic have quadrupled since the outbreak of a bloody civil war two years ago.
17 Dec 14 The attack clearly demonstrates the conflict at the heart of the Pakistani military and political establishment, half of which not only sympathises with the Taliban’s aims, but actively...
17 Dec 14 Jeb Bush, son of the 41st president of the United States and younger brother of 43rd enjoyed a normal family Thanksgiving last month, he reassured Americans in a Facebook updated earlier...
17 Dec 14 The field of Republican contenders for the White House in 2016 remains open.
14 Dec 14 The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
13 Dec 14 A 51 year-old Sydney mother of four faces the death penalty after allegedly carrying methamphetamines while transiting through Kuala Lumpur’s international airport.
13 Dec 14 A survey that found extreme air pollution in Delhi, including in the greenest area of the city, shocked the people who conducted it.
13 Dec 14 Some time soon, five men will be taken before dawn from their isolation cells to secret locations. A white apron will be hung carefully around their necks with a red target positioned...
13 Dec 14 The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
12 Dec 14 A growing number are being stopped, searched and harassed in the main tourist precinct of the Thai capital.
12 Dec 14 At a dollar a shot is this the first nail in the coffin of the arms industry? The United States Navy has commissioned its first laser cannon for active combat, ensuring laser powered...
12 Dec 14 A man who was the subject of a string of complaints for sex offences was able to drive for Uber despite the US-based company being alerted about him.
12 Dec 14 Palestinian officials escalated their threats to cut security ties with Israel and push the United Nations Security Council to recognise the state of Palestine as thousands turned out...
11 Dec 14 How the CIA began its "enhanced interrogation techniques".
11 Dec 14 Malala Yousafzai has lived a life characterised by protest and her stunning Nobel peace prize speech was no different as she took the world to task for pitying "forgotten children"...
11 Dec 14 It is not just the clinical detail of the brutality of American agents that makes the US Senate report on the CIA's torture shocking, it is how chaotic and in the end, pointless, the...
11 Dec 14 The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
10 Dec 14 Jakarta has agreed to investigate the killing of up to five civilians by security forces in West Papua on Monday, rights advocate says.
10 Dec 14 The Herald's picture editors showcase the best images from around the globe.
09 Dec 14 Local sources say the crowd was protesting after Indonesian soldiers beat a 12-year-old boy, but Indonesia says that story is a fabrication, and the crowd 'ran amok'.
09 Dec 14 According to those who have already seen what is now almost universally known simply as the CIA torture report, its contents are chilling.Among its 480 pages are descriptions of captives...
08 Dec 14 Slow-moving Typhoon Hagupit has weakened as it churns across the central Philippines islands, easing fears of widespread mass destruction, but officials warn the storm could still bring...
08 Dec 14 The release of detainees from the United States prison at Guantanamo Bay has become a common enough occurrence this year that the process runs predictably predictably and smoothly.
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Congratulations to Environment Minister Lisa Neville for scrapping an utterly irresponsible and
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Rob. As Bill says, what you do with your time and resources is YOUR choice and no one else's to
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Yes wtf, the Liberals will set up the merchants to gouge the grower even further.
ANOTHER warning about the misuse of poppies has been issued by Tasmanian growers, after the theft of a small number of heads, or capsules, in the south of the state.16 Dec 14 ANOTHER warning about the misuse of poppies has been issued by Tasmanian growers, after the theft of a small number...
FARMERS in the Dargo, Glenaladale, Walpa and Lindenow district - still recovering from this year’s bushfires and last year’s floods - are protesting against mineral sands exploration for zircon and titanium deposits on private land.10 Dec 14 FARMERS in the Dargo, Glenaladale, Walpa and Lindenow district - still recovering from this year’s bushfires and...