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Multicultural award-winner pleads for politicians and media not to call Islamic State a Muslim group

An Australian Muslim leader urges the media not to link the mainstream Muslim community with the terrorist group Islamic State. Full News here – Community And Society RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Sydney brothers are 'simple boys' who missed flight to join Islamic State in

Sydney brothers are 'simple boys' who missed flight to join Islamic State in … Four Sydney brothers who are believed to have joined Islamic State jihadists in Syria are "simple boys" who were so disorganised they missed their original flight out of Australia and had to rebook tickets for the following day, according to their […]

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Islamic State: Four Sydney brothers believed to have joined IS fighters in Syria

Four Sydney brothers are believed to have travelled to Syria via Turkey to join Islamic State fighters, apparently evading detection by telling family they were flying to Thailand. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Jackie Kelly, former Howard government minister, to run as independent candidate in NSW state election

Former Howard government minister Jackie Kelly has announced she will run as an independent in next year’s New South Wales state election. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Gough Whitlam: State memorial service for former PM to be held in Sydney on November 5

A state memorial service will be held in Sydney next month for former prime minister Gough Whitlam. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Sydney really needs only five councils at best, says state treasurer Andrew

Sydney really needs only five councils at best, says state treasurer Andrew … This city should have five councils at best,” Mr Constance said in answer to a question at a CPA Australia breakfast in Sydney yesterday. He later stressed to The Daily Telegraph his comment was his “personal view” and not government policy. But […]

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Sydney really needs only five councils at best, says state treasurer Andrew

Sydney really needs only five councils at best, says state treasurer Andrew … This city should have five councils at best,” Mr Constance said in answer to a question at a CPA Australia breakfast in Sydney yesterday. He later stressed to The Daily Telegraph his comment was his “personal view” and not government policy. But […]

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Islamic State: video showing 17yo Australian boy chilling and horrible, MPs say

Federal MPs have described an Islamic State (IS) video featuring an Australian teenager as “chilling” and “horrible”. In the propaganda video, which emerged yesterday, 17-year-old Australian Abdullah Elmir tells Prime Minister Tony Abbott the terrorist group will never stop fighting. Muslim groups in Australia have condemned the video and are worried it will increase community […]

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Islamic State: Australian 17yo Abdullah Elmir’s friends defend his decision to join jihadists

Friends of a Sydney teenager who has appeared in an Islamic State (IS) propaganda video have defended his decision to join the jihadist group. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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NSW State Reference Library renamed the Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room

One of Australia’s leading libraries has honoured one of its greatest advocates, the former governor of New South Wales Marie Bashir. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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Islamic State and the killing of a culture

The great writer Harold Pinter became a clear-spoken, passionate opponent of bigotry, prejudice, censorship and the abuse of power by the powerful. But it was always language that Pinter scrutinised most closely. Full News here – The Sydney Morning Herald National Headlines

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Tony Abbott ready for Australia to join fight against Islamic State despite measured response

As one military figure put it recently, “blind Freddy” could see that the Abbott government was ready and willing to contribute to military action against the Islamic State. Full News here – The Sydney Morning Herald National Headlines

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Sydney Harbour would become marine park under state Labor

Sydney Harbour would become marine park under state Labor Sydney Harbour would become a marine park that extends from Pittwater to Port Hacking under a Labor election promise announced on Sunday. If established, the Sydney Marine Park would have a mix of sanctuary areas, where recreational fishing is … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Martin Indyk on the power of Islamic State

Former US Special envoy for Israeli-Palestinian negotiations and US Ambassador to Israel, Martin Indyk, discusses the complexities of the war against Islamic State. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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NSW Governor Marie Bashir honoured by State Parliament ahead of retirement

New South Wales Governor Marie Bashir will be honoured by State Parliament today as she prepares to retire from public office. Full News here – Government And Politics RSS Feed from 702 ABC Sydney

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