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22 September 2017 1:30 PM UPDATE 1-Australia's Fairfax Media gets approval to vote on Domain separation

Sept 22 (Reuters) - Fairfax Media on Friday said it received approval by an Australian court to hold a shareholders meeting to vote on the separation and listing of its classified ads business for properties, Domain Holdings Australia Ltd. If the separation is approved in the Nov. 2 meeting, shareholders would receive one Domain share for every 10 Fairfax 1

21 September 2017 4:53 AM Lomax joins Highlanders a year early

Cape Town - New Zealand prop Tyrel Lomax will join the Highlanders from the Melbourne Rebels in 2018, a year earlier than originally expected. Two weeks ago, Lomax initially signed for the Otago outfit on a two-year-deal that would only begin in 2019 because he still had a year left on his contract with the Rebels. But in an apparent turnaround, the Rebels 4

21 September 2017 3:02 AM It's Not Even Summer And Experts Are Worried About Australia's Heatwaves

Heatwaves in Australia are getting hotter, longer, more frequent - and have led to increased ambulance calls, emergency visits, illnesses, and deaths. Researchers from Doctors for the Environment Australia are saying doctors need to educate at-risk patients, hospitals must be better prepared, and that Australia needs to develop a national heatwave plan. Fears

20 September 2017 8:46 AM Australian school discriminated against turban-wearing boy

An Australian school discriminated against a five-year-old Sikh boy when it prevented his enrolment because he wore a turban, a tribunal has found. The uniform policy of Melton Christian School in Melbourne prohibits non-Christian head coverings for boys. But the boy's father, Sagardeep Singh Arora, argued that not letting him wear the patka, a child's 2

20 September 2017 6:04 AM Election details for Kiwis living in Australia

Kiwis living in Australia have the option of voting in New Zealand's general election pitting the conservative Nationals government against Labour under new leader Jacinda Ardern. - NZ citizens living in Australia who have gone home at least once in the past three years are eligible to vote. - Voting for New Zealanders in Australia will close at 4pm AEST on Friday 2

20 September 2017 3:22 AM More flights cancelled in fuel crisis

Thirty-six flights have been cancelled today and 9000 Air New Zealand customers alone affected as the fuel crisis deepens. An Auckland Airport spokesperson said of the 36 cancelled flights, 23 were domestic and 13 were international. Some were heading to Sydney, Kuala Lumpur, Vietnam, Fiji and Melbourne and operated by Air New Zealand, Qantas and Singapore

16 September 2017 9:10 PM The Killers Australian tour 2018: Brisbane Entertainment Centre

INDIE rock band The Killers will kick off their Australian tour with a gig at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. The American band will play seven arena shows across Australia and New Zealand next year, opening their Australian leg at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on April 27. The tour will follow the release of their fifth album Wonderful Wonderful 5

14 September 2017 12:11 AM Adam Blair signs four-year, $2.6 million deal with the Warriors

The Warriors have reportedly secured the services of Broncos prop Adam Blair for the next four seasons. The Courier Mail reports the 31 year-old Kiwis veteran will move to Auckland on a deal worth NZ$2.6million. Blair is keeping his playing future a closely guarded secret as he prepares for tomorrow's sudden-death playoff against the Panthers. The Courier 3

13 September 2017 2:23 AM Melbourne Tullamarine gets new pay-in passenger lounge

International travellers from Melbourne Tullamarine will have the opportunity to purchase access an airport lounge regardless of the airline they are flying thanks to the opening the new Marhaba lounge. Located airside at Terminal 2, the Marhaba lounge is Melbourne airport’s first pay-in facility open to passengers travelling on any airline. The lounge 10

11 September 2017 10:16 PM Connie Johnson will be farewelled at a funeral in Melbourne next week

SAMUEL Johnson has announced the date of the farewell service for his sister, Connie, who died last week after a long battle with cancer. Her brother, actor and Gold Logie winner Samuel Johnson posted on the Love Your Sister Facebook page about the service, which will be live-streamed. “Connie Cottonsock’s village service will be in Melbourne on the 23rd. Just wanted 15