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FIFA discloses Qatar World Cup bid report

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland: FIFA Tuesday released a long-withheld report on alleged corruption in awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar after more leaks deepened the controversy surrounding the vote.... Read full article

Former cop says sorry to Kaldas over ‘leak’

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THE ex-cop whose complaints to the Police Integrity Commission led to a baseless year-long investigation into two of the state’s highest-ranking police has said he is sorry.... Read full article

NSW State Reference Library renamed the Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room

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One of Australia's leading libraries has honoured one of its greatest advocates, the former governor of New South Wales Marie Bashir. The State Reference Library of NSW will now be known as the Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room.... Read full article

The Best Airline Seat That $21,000 Can Buy

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While low-cost carriers try to squeeze new seats into every last inch of cabin space, luxury airlines are taking first class to new heights.... Read full article

FIFA Recommends November-December for World Cup in Qatar

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A FIFA task force has recommended playing the 2022 World Cup in November-December to avoid the summer heat in Qatar. FIFA says the task force chose the option over other proposals to play in January or May. ... Read full article

Lebanon Cedars Team Announcement for Tonga match

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Lebanon Coach Brad Fittler has today named a 20-man squad for the Cedars’ historic qualifying final match against Tonga on Saturday, 18th November at Christchurch Stadium, New Zealand.... Read full article

هذه هي قطاعات العمل الأكثر توظيفاً في أستراليا

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أظهرت الأرقام الصادرة أمس أن معدل البطالة لا يزال على ما كان عليه الشهر الماضي أي 5.6% . غير أن المفاجأة كانت بازدياد عدد الوظائف بدوام كامل بنحو 62,000 وظيفة وبالمقابل خسارة 48,000 وظيفة بدوام جزئي... Read full article

Sydney siege: Gunman among three dead as gunfight brings an end to Martin Place drama

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‘Incident’ prompted police raid on Lindt Café at 2.11am this morning Three fatalities reported, another three seriously injured, following intense firefight Prime Minister: Our thoughts and prayers are with families of two deceased hostages... Read full article

3 Australians Confirmed Injured, 1 Seriously, In Barcelona Terror Attack

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Three Australians have been confirmed injured in the terrorist attack in Barcelona, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop confirmed, but warned there could be more.... Read full article

Cricketer Phillip Hughes Loses Fight For Life

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In tragic news, Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has lost his battle in hospital today after sustaining a severe blow in Tuesday's Sheffield Shield Match at the SCG. ... Read full article

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