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Australian universities flag more budget cuts, job losses in the next year

The University of Melbourne is pushing ahead with plans to make millions of dollars in budget cuts, despite posting an $8m surplus last year.Macquarie University in Sydney has also flagged further job losses in 2021 as the economic impact of the pandemic continues.

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Australian universities flag more budget cuts, job losses in the next year

Queensland woman dies in suspicious house fire after gaining protection order

A Queensland grandmother who perished in a suspicious house fire had recently taken out a protection order.Tributes are flowing for 49-year-old Doreen Langham on social media pages that campaign against domestic violence.

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Queensland woman dies in suspicious house fire after gaining protection order

'Breathtakingly evil': Brisbane pair allegedly locked in toolbox and submerged in lagoon

Two drug dealers begged for their lives and desperately tried to escape a locked toolbox before it was submerged in a lagoon, a Queensland court has heard.

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'Breathtakingly evil': Brisbane pair allegedly locked in toolbox and submerged in lagoon

$50 a fortnight rise in JobSeeker comes with tougher job search requirements

The base level of JobSeeker and related payments will increase by $50 a fortnight from April 1 under changes that will also toughen the obligations on people seeking work.The boost will take the payment to $307 a week.

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$50 a fortnight rise in JobSeeker comes with tougher job search requirements

Australia's 'broken' family and partner visa system to be examined in a Senate inquiry

Australia's family reunion visa system will be examined in a Senate inquiry, after a Greens-initiated motion won the support of the chamber today.The wide-ranging inquiry will focus on partner visas, delays, discrimination and broader issues in the family visa program.

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Australia's 'broken' family and partner visa system to be examined in a Senate inquiry

Recycling centre staff help man find wedding ring

Staff at a recycling centre helped out a man who lost his wedding ring.James Ross was dropping off some cardboard to be recycled at the centre in North Shields when the ring fell off his finger and vanished into a container.

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Recycling centre staff help man find wedding ring

Jobseeker to be raised by $50 a fortnight when coronavirus supplement scrapped

Government ministers have agreed to permanently lift the base rate of the jobseeker payment by $50 a fortnight when the coronavirus supplement ends next month.

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Jobseeker to be raised by $50 a fortnight when coronavirus supplement scrapped

Recycling center workers climb into container to find man’s lost wedding ring

Feb. 21 (UPI) — Employees at a recycling center in England came to the rescue when a man accidentally dropped his wedding ring into a sorting container.

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Recycling center workers climb into container to find man’s lost wedding ring

The prize for Australia's post-Covid restoration is large. But fairness must be integral

Australia’s economy performed poorly for most of its citizens in the seven years from the China resources boom to the pandemic.I call these years from 2013 to 2019 the dog days.

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The prize for Australia's post-Covid restoration is large. But fairness must be integral

Man loses his wedding ring at Tyneside recycling centre

DUMPING for joy!

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Man loses his wedding ring at Tyneside recycling centre

Thoughtful tip staff work hard to reunite man with his lost wedding ring

The ring slid off his finger as he recycled cardboard on Valentine's Day Warm-hearted tip staff trawled through a 10ft rubbish pile to reunite a man with the wedding ring he lost on Valentine's Day.

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Thoughtful tip staff work hard to reunite man with his lost wedding ring

Naga Munchetty refuses to step in as BBC Breakfast co-host begs 'help me’ over wife mix-up

NAGA MUNCHETTY was amused when BBC Breakfast co-host Jon Kay got confused while reporting on a story about a man who lost his wedding ring and begged her to "help" him overcome the blunder.

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Naga Munchetty refuses to step in as BBC Breakfast co-host begs 'help me’ over wife mix-up

Australia news live: Victoria records three new Covid cases; PM refuses to give in to Facebook news ban

Scott Morrison vows to push ahead with media bargaining code after social media giant blocks news in Australia.

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Australia news live: Victoria records three new Covid cases; PM refuses to give in to Facebook news ban

'My heart sank':Husband loses wedding ring at the rubbish tip on Valentine's Day

James Ross lost his ring in a 10ft pile of rubbish at the tip in North Shields can't thank staff enough A man who lost his wedding band during a Valentine's Day tip trip has spoken of his joy after staff reunited him with the missing ring.

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'My heart sank':Husband loses wedding ring at the rubbish tip on Valentine's Day

Siege under way at Brisbane train station with reports five-year-old child could be at risk

Queensland police have cordoned off a train station in Brisbane amid a standoff involving an undisclosed number of people. Photograph: James Ross/AAP A siege was under way on Thursday at a train station in southern Brisbane, with police cordoning off the area. Police said a standoff involving an undisclosed number of people began at Banoon station, near Sunnybank, about 11am. Officers made an emergency declaration under the Public Safety Preservation Act and cordoned off an area bounded by Dyson Avenue, Geddes

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Siege under way at Brisbane train station with reports five-year-old child could be at risk

The Liberals' agenda is bad for regional Australia

‘McCormack’s rhetoric is a deliberate strategy to direct attention away from the responsibility of his government to implement effective macroeconomic and regional development policies.’ Photograph: James Ross/AAP The National party represents many electorates which have high rates of unemployment and people receiving government support payments, and a high proportion of workers on the minimum wage. So you can see why they spend so much time attacking IR laws, renewable energy, and “urban elites” –

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The Liberals' agenda is bad for regional Australia

Victoria Covid hotspots: list of Melbourne and regional Vic coronavirus case locations

Here are the current coronavirus hotspots in Victoria and what to do if you’ve visited them Check our full list of regional Victorian and Melbourne Covid hotspots and coronavirus case locations. Photograph: James Ross/EPA Victorian authorities have released a list of public exposure sites visited by a confirmed case of Covid-19. This comes after a hotel quarantine at one of the hotels used to isolate international tennis players and officials in Melbourne for the Australia Open tested positive to the virus.

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Victoria Covid hotspots: list of Melbourne and regional Vic coronavirus case locations

West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career

Karen Utley, RN, chief patient experience officer of Jackson-based West Tennessee Healthcare, is retiring. Ms. Utley will retire March 12 after a 44-year healthcare career. "She has been a strong advocate for our patients, and she has been recognized for her work with the Tennessee Hospital Association and other healthcare-related organizations," James Ross, president and CEO of West Tennessee Healthcare, said in a Feb. 15 news release. "I am very proud of all that she has accomplished." Ms. Utley has served

beckershospitalreview.com ,  12d 0
West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career

West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career

Karen Utley, RN, chief patient experience officer of Jackson-based West Tennessee Healthcare, is retiring. Ms. Utley will retire March 12 after a 44-year healthcare career. "She has been a strong advocate for our patients, and she has been recognized for her work with the Tennessee Hospital Association and other healthcare-related organizations," James Ross, president and CEO of West Tennessee Healthcare, said in a Feb. 15 news release. "I am very proud of all that she has accomplished." Ms. Utley has served

beckershospitalreview.com ,  12d 0
West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career

West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career

Karen Utley, RN, chief patient experience officer of Jackson-based West Tennessee Healthcare, is retiring. Ms. Utley will retire March 12 after a 44-year healthcare career. "She has been a strong advocate for our patients, and she has been recognized for her work with the Tennessee Hospital Association and other healthcare-related organizations," James Ross, president and CEO of West Tennessee Healthcare, said in a Feb. 15 news release. "I am very proud of all that she has accomplished." Ms. Utley has served

beckershospitalreview.com ,  12d 0
West Tennessee Healthcare chief patient experience officer to retire after 44-year career