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Melbourne's Anti-attack Bollards Turned into 'Boll-art'

Last edited 4th July 2017

When authorities in Melbourne installed concrete blocks hoping to prevent vehicle-based attacks, some observers noted they looked a bit dull.


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‘Unprecedented’ Cyber Attack Spreads Across Globe

Last edited 27th June 2017

A NEW and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across the world, hitting companies and governments in Europe especially hard.


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Facebook, Twitter Team Up to Fight Terror

Last edited 26th June 2017

Four of the world's biggest tech companies - Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube - have teamed up to form a new coalition to make their services "hostile to terrorists and violent extremists."


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Congo Death Toll Passes 3000

Last edited 22nd June 2017

The death toll includes civilians caught in the crossfire of a brutal fight between the Congolese army and an opposing militia group.


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Suspected Suicide Bomber Shot at Brussels Railway Station

Last edited 21st June 2017

Belgian soldiers have shot a man suspected of being a would-be suicide bomber at Brussels Central Station, officials say.He was shot after reportedly setting off a small explosion and no-one else is believed to have been injured.


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Catholic Schools Launch Fairness Campaign in the Face of a $4.6b Cut to Funding

Last edited 19th June 2017

Catholic schools have launched a video campaign to highlight the impact of the Liberal-National Government's proposed funding reforms on low-fee paying Catholic school families.


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Otto Warmbier: North Korea releases jailed US student 'in coma'

Last edited 13th June 2017

US student Otto Warmbier has been freed from jail in North Korea, but his parents say he has been in a coma for a year. The US secretary of state said the 22-year-old was on his way home to the US.


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Twelve Dead in Twin Tehran Attacks

Last edited 7th June 2017

Suicide bombers and gunmen have attacked Iran's parliament and the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini in Tehran, killing at least 12 people in a twin assault at the heart of the Islamic Republic.


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London Attack: 12 Arrested in Barking After Van and Knife Attack

Last edited 5th June 2017

Twelve people have been arrested after the London terror attack which left seven people dead and 48 injured.


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'Rejecting the Future': World Leaders Condemn Trump's Decision to abandon Paris Climate Deal

Last edited 1st June 2017

World leaders have branded Donald Trump decision to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement a 'major disappointment' and a 'seriously wrong decision' while Australia has pledged to stick by the accord.


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