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Neurotechnologist Chennupati Jagadish: 'science is fun for me'
Physics professor recognised in Australia Day honours, now working on lasers and lightweight solar cells, says science education is critical for the country’s future

Adam Brereton

25, Jan, 2016 @1:01 PM

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Author Jackie French on her Australia Day honour: '50,000 deserve it more'
The author and children’s literacy advocate says education has reached a tipping point: ‘There are the most fabulous programs about to be rolled out’

Adam Brereton

25, Jan, 2016 @1:01 PM

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Elizabeth Broderick: the nation has shifted on gender equality
Outgoing sex discrimination commissioner recognised in Australia Day honours for contributions to human rights and prevention of violence against women and children

Adam Brereton

25, Jan, 2016 @1:01 PM

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Australia Day honours: David Walsh and Elizabeth Broderick among recipients
Philanthropists Maria Myers and Susan Alberti, scientists Chennupati Jagadish and Mary O’Kane, and paediatrician Robert Ouvrier receive highest honour

Melissa Davey and Adam Brereton

25, Jan, 2016 @1:01 PM

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Truckies 'thrilled' as Pauline Hanson joins 1860km charity hay run
Burrumbuttock Hay Runners, organised by NSW farmers, is delivering 4,500 bales of hay and other supplies to drought-stricken farms in central Queensland

Adam Brereton

08, Jan, 2016 @6:19 AM

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48 hours in Adelaide: German-influenced wine and cakes make a foodie heaven
Urban redevelopment, quirky little bars, experimental wineries. This once sleepy city and its surrounds are having a moment in the sun

Adam Brereton

04, Jan, 2016 @10:49 PM

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Former ABC managing director Brian Johns dies aged 79
Johns – also an adviser to Gough Whitlam and to Malcolm Fraser, political correspondent and head of Penguin books – remembered as a cultural leader

Adam Brereton

01, Jan, 2016 @1:22 AM

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Malcolm Turnbull rules out return of Tony Abbott in cabinet reshuffle
PM says he needs to bring in more women to ministerial ranks, and describes the allegation against former minister Jamie Briggs as ‘a serious matter’

Adam Brereton

30, Dec, 2015 @5:47 AM

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Trade union royal commission timeline: how it reached its final report
From April 2014, it has taken the royal commission into trade union governance and corruption 189 days, 505 witnesses and $45.9m to reach its conclusions

Adam Brereton

30, Dec, 2015 @4:07 AM

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Lemmy, Motörhead frontman, dies at 70
Band pays tribute to ‘noble friend’ Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister, who died after learning of cancer diagnosis on Boxing Day

Adam Brereton

29, Dec, 2015 @6:32 PM

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An Australian politician walks into a bar … and things don't always go well
Jamie Briggs joins a list including former prime ministers Malcolm Fraser, Kevin Rudd and Tony Abbott who have run into trouble while drinking

Adam Brereton

29, Dec, 2015 @6:05 AM

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Most Australians want customs ship to monitor Japanese whaling, poll finds
Roy Morgan poll finds 76.9% of 1,002 people – including Coalition voters – want the federal government to ‘send a ship to oppose the whaling’

Adam Brereton

23, Dec, 2015 @2:05 AM

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