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19 September 2017 11:27 AM Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns abuses in Rakhine, but rights groups critical

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned on Tuesday human rights violations in Rakhine state and said violators would be brought to book, but she did not address U.N. accusations of a campaign of ethnic cleansing by the military. The Nobel Peace laureate's remarks came in her first address to the nation since attacks by Rohingya 11

19 September 2017 7:56 AM Canterbury have sacked coach Des Hasler after sub-par 2017 season

Just months after signing a two-year $2 million extension, Hasler was informed by the Bulldogs board on Tuesday that his services were no longer required. Canterbury finished 11th on the ladder and won only 10 games this year. It is the first time Hasler failed to make the finals in his time at the Bulldogs. South Sydney’s Michael Maguire and Canberra’s 13

19 September 2017 7:37 AM What to do if your same-sex marriage survey form is stolen

A MUM was shocked to find a stash of survey forms in her yard. Online, people are boasting about stealing votes. People have reported finding masses of envelopes containing the forms intended for people to have their say on marriage reform, while others have been boasting about stealing ballots online. A Melbourne mum was yesterday shocked to discover 14

19 September 2017 6:51 AM Man arrested in Perth CBD after telling police he 'just stabbed someone'

A 46-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm after he walked up to police in the Perth CBD and told officers he had just stabbed someone. The stabbing occurred at around 7.40pm on Monday evening, near Barrack Street. It is understood a man approached officers who were patrolling the area and told them he had just stabbed a man. Police 13

19 September 2017 6:51 AM Perth brothel madam murder: Shirley Finn told to 'shut her mouth' before death

Perth brothel madam Shirley Finn claimed she was being followed two days before her execution-style murder in 1975 and said a detective had warned her to watch her words, a woman has told an inquest. The WA Coroner's Court heard on Tuesday the mother of three, who had a big tax bill, was agitated when she visited the Mt Hawthorn house Paule Jacqueline 13

19 September 2017 6:19 AM Western Fwy closed at Ballan near Ballarat in west Victoria

A WOMAN is dead and two others on the run after a stolen van crashed into the back of a truck while trying to escape from a pursuing police car in Ballan in the state’s west. The crash occurred on the Western Fwy, about 40km east of Ballarat, about 2.30pm. Police tried to pull over the allegedly stolen van but the driver did not stop. The van then smashed 12

19 September 2017 6:14 AM Far right nationalist Party for Freedom to hold ‘Straight Lives Matter’ anti-same-sex marriage rally

THE organiser of the Cronulla riots anniversary events says his group will march this weekend in a ‘vote no’ rally. A FAR right group, one of the chief organisers of the Cronulla riots anniversary events, has a new target — people voting yes for same-sex marriage. The Party for Freedom will hold a ‘Straight Lives Matter’ protest on Saturday in Sydney 13

19 September 2017 5:23 AM Springvale bank fire: CCTV shows 'pandemonium' as customers flee arson attack

A Melbourne court has released confronting CCTV of an asylum seeker from Myanmar setting fire to a bank at Springvale, in Melbourne's south-east, in an "act of retribution" for being kept waiting to make a withdrawal. Security vision from inside the Commonwealth Bank branch shows Nur Islam, 22, pouring petrol on the ground between the ATMs inside the front 12

19 September 2017 4:52 AM Rohingya refugees: Aung San Suu Kyi condemns all rights violations in Myanmar

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has condemned all human rights violations and said anyone responsible for abuses in troubled Rakhine State would face the law. Ms Suu Kyi, in her first address to the nation since attacks by Rohingya Muslim insurgents on August 25 sparked a military response that has forced more than 410,000 Rohingya into Bangladesh, said Myanmar 13

19 September 2017 3:54 AM Stabbed mother Lanell Latta looked after son charged with killing her

THE mum found dead in Avalon, on Sydney’s northern beaches, cared for and protected her son. He’s now been charged with her murder. LANELL Latta cared for her son at a psychiatric facility on Sydney’s northern beaches before he allegedly murdered her, friends exclusively told news.com.au. Friends spoke of Ms Latta’s “beautiful soul” a day after she was found 13