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Cross-party inquiry heavily critical of Dungowan, Mole River dam proposals in final report | Ralph-Lauren

A NSW Parliamentary committee has cast doubt on the viability of two new dams slated for the state's north, and found the benefits of one are "yet to be demonstrated."Key points:The Dungowan and Mole River Dams were announced...

Queensland’s gambling code up for review | Ralph-Lauren

Queensland has flagged a review of its Responsible Gambling Code of Practice in a new harm minimisation plan that shows pokies are both popular and problematic in the Sunshine State.About a quarter of Queenslanders play the pokies, with...

Embattled casino giant Crown pays back $61m in underpaid tax, much bigger bill could follow | Ralph-Lauren

Crown Resorts has paid back millions of dollars in underpaid tax after Victoria’s royal commission into the casino giant’s money laundering scandal heard the dodgy deductions may have been concealed over many years.In a statement to the ASX...

Vaccine sceptic’s regret before dying less than a month after contracting coronavirus

A “vaccine sceptic” dad has died from Covid after he said he wished he could ”turn back time” and get jabbed.Matthew Keenan, 34, told his friends that he regretted turning down the Covid-19 vaccine after he was hospitalised...

Drilling blitz intensifies Pilbara gold hunt for Kairos | Ralph-Lauren

Kairos Minerals could be set for some significant milestones with results pending from about 15,000m of gold drilling at its Mt York and Kangan projects in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. The company is looking to grow...

Four-wheel-drive with jetskis and van from Geraldton become latest victims of tides at Broome’s Cable Beach | Ralph-Lauren

Cable Beach’s big tides have claimed five victims in three days — this time two vehicles coming from the Mid West. The latest in a string of incidents occurred on Saturday morning, south of the Surf Life Saving...

Simone Biles, Naomi Osaka mental health issues

Even without huge crowds, the electric atmosphere surrounding the Olympic Games in Tokyo is intoxicating, with the best of the best competing for glory in a glittering spectacle of physical excellence.It’s truly something to behold for viewers, crowded...

Eagers Automotive drives to record profit on booming sales | Ralph-Lauren

Australia’s biggest car dealer is riding rampant demand for new cars from cashed-up buyers. Source link

Groomer had mental age of child: lawyer | Ralph-Lauren

A NSW man caught grooming who he thought was a 13-year-old girl for sex did so because he was lonely and has the mental capacity of a child himself, his lawyer has argued as sentencing looms.Timothy George Kemp,...

Retail ads turbocharge Google profits | Ralph-Lauren

The internet giant took advantage of an uneven pandemic reopening, catering to homebound users spending more time on screens as well as consumers venturing out to shop and travel. Source link

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Barty, Sanders miss chance in Oly doubles | Ralph Lauren

Ash Barty's hopes of an Olympic medal now rest on her mixed doubles campaign after the world No.1...