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FESTIVAL REVIEW: Beyond The Valley

Beyond The Valley Festival December 28th 2017 to January 1st 2018 Media passes provided by Event Organisers Words by Mathew Toohey Images by Alex […]

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Greens win Northcote by-election

The Greens have taken the state seat of Northcote in a recent by-election, beating the Labor party in an electorate they’ve held […]

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Voice activated artificial intelligence fears

“Hey Siri, should we be worried about the rise of AI, especially when it’s being used in our homes?” Companies like Google […]

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Out of school and on the loose: It’s Schoolies time

Schoolies is a time honoured tradition for young Australians fresh from exams to blow off some steam and hit the beach. While […]

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Remembrance Day marks 99 years since the end of WWI

Saturday 11 marked the 99th anniversary of Remembrance Day. Vasiliki Raptis investigated the meaning behind the day and what Remembrance Day means […]

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La Trobe university to trial driverless bus

The arrival of a new driverless bus at La Trobe University may herald a new era of safer transport for students, but […]

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Australians uncomfortable showing their true selves at work

A recent survey by LinkedIn states that more than half of Australians hide some aspects of themselves when they’re at the office, […]

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Paradise Papers leak shines light on international tax avoidance

The largest document leak in history has unveiled confronting information about how the mega-rich hide their money to avoid paying tax. 13.4 […]

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Melbourne to trial safe injecting room

Melbourne will soon trial a safe drug injecting facility, a move supporters say will save hundreds of lives. Nic Zoumboulis investigates

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Samantha Ratnam named as Victorian Greens leader

Samantha Ratnam has been named the new leader of the Greens in Victoria, replacing Greg Barber. Reporter Nic Zoumboulis spoke to Samantha […]