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Malcolm Turnbull says ABC job cuts ‘regrettable’ amid union calls for voluntary redundancies

Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull says around 80 job cuts from the ABC's Australia Network are 'regrettable' amid unions calls for voluntary redundancies. [Read entire story]

Gavin Jones obituary: Respected Indigenous identity and Deadly Awards founder dies aged 47

The founder of the annual Deadly Awards showcasing the talents of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community has died unexpectedly. [Read entire story]

Model of the moment: Sarah Murdoch

Sarah Murdoch is an Australian model, philanthropist and deputy chair of The Australian Ballet. [Read entire story]

What to eat (and drink) for healthy teeth… and why

Tooth decay is on the rise, so it’s good to remember there are a few dental health heroes sitting out there on your local supermarket shelf. [Read entire story]

Recipe of the day: salami, asparagus & mushroom pizza

Pizza makes dinnertime a piece of cake and the kids can put on the toppings and everyone gets to eat with their hands. [Read entire story]

David Jones shareholders vote in favour of Woolworths takeover

Woolworths's David Jones takeover has cleared a major hurdle, as around 97 per cent of shares were voted in favour of the $2.2 billion offer from South Africa's Woolworths. Just over 51 per cent of the company's shares, [Read entire story]

Momofuku Seiobo – The Star, Pyrmont, Sydney

“This is the cleanest restaurant kitchen I’ve ever seen,” claims The Pom. I concur, the immaculate stainless steel kitchen is … [[ Click on post title to read full story. ]] [Read entire story]

Momofuku Seiobo – The Star, Pyrmont, Sydney

“This is the cleanest restaurant kitchen I’ve ever seen,” claims The Pom. I concur, the immaculate stainless steel kitchen is … [[ Click on post title to read full story. ]] [Read entire story]

Momofuku Seiobo – The Star, Pyrmont, Sydney

"This is the cleanest restaurant kitchen I've ever seen," claims The Pom. I concur, the immaculate stainless steel kitchen is indeed squeaky clean with chefs wiping down the benches the second food are plated and served [Read entire story]

How to make antipasto pizza from scratch

Stock up on fresh vegetables and pasta sauce for this tasty homemade pizza topped with antipasto favourites. [Read entire story]

Winterise your wardrobe in seven simple steps

These new-season updates and styling tricks are guaranteed to breathe new life into your winter pieces. [Read entire story]

The dangers of poor dental health

Poor dental hygiene can pose a significant risk to your overall health. Brian Johnston outlines the dental issues to look out for. [Read entire story]

EDV Apothecary – Darlinghurst

I never touched the equipment in my high school chemistry lab for two reasons. The first was that I grew up watching The Muppets, in which Beaker, the poor schmuck of a lab assistant, inevitably gets tortured in Dr [Read entire story]

Martin Place Sunset

gregory_j_evans has added a photo to the pool: Gutted bank. [Read entire story]

Looks we love: July 13

The Vogue verdict on this week's best dressed celebrities. [Read entire story]

Rod Stowe sacked as Fair Trading Commissioner, NSW Opposition demands explanation

The New South Wales Opposition says the Baird Government needs to explain why it has sacked the state's consumer watchdog boss. [Read entire story]

Fairfax buys Allhomes for $50 million

Fairfax Media is expanding its online property business, buying real estate website Allhomes for $50 million. [Read entire story]

How to make lemon meringue pie

Many people think lemon meringue pie looks difficult to make. Follow these simple steps and you'll see that it's actually really easy to prepare. [Read entire story]

ANZ hoaxer Jonathan Moylan, who sent fake press release about Whitehaven Coal, unlikely to go to jail

An activist who distributed a fake press release that caused a coal company's share price to plummet is unlikely to be jailed after prosecutors decided not to request a custodial sentence. Jonathan Moylan appeared in the [Read entire story]

Train derails at North Melbourne en route to Sydney

A passenger train on its way to Sydney has derailed near North Melbourne station. [Read entire story]

Love a load of tripe and other offal bits

Sydney chef, Colin Fassnidge describes how his 'no waste' philosophy is derived from his mother's cooking in Ireland. But many of us have not had good childhood memories of tripe and other offal. Persuaded to give it [Read entire story]

‘Drunken’ passenger allegedly abuses crew and passengers, forces Virgin flight to turn back to Perth

A Virgin flight from Perth to Sydney was last night forced to turn back to Perth Airport after a man allegedly abused crew and fellow passengers during a drunken tirade. [Read entire story]

Graincorp buys stake in Egyptian flour mill

Australia's dominant east coast grain handler, GrainCorp, has purchased a 10 per cent stake in Egyptian flour miller Five Star Flour Mills. [Read entire story]

Eight Gigabytes of Hardcore Pornography

Funny and disturbing, this play is a must see. [Read entire story]

Movieland 65: The Disaster Artist

CJ chats with The Room's Greg Sestero about his book The Disaster Artist (just wait until you hear his Tommy Wiseau impression), then with Finnish movie star Laura Birn. [Read entire story]

Guardian services axed on Sydney trains, police take over patrols

Late night guardian trains have been cancelled on Sydney's rail network and replaced by needs-based police patrols on trains. [Read entire story]

3P shares off to disappointing start

EDUCATIONAL software company 3P Learning's shares have fallen 14 per cent after debuting on the Australian Securities Exchange on Wednesday. [Read entire story]

NZ shares join regional sell-off

THE NZX 50 Index has dropped 0.8 per cent, following a rethink on how global monetary policy may impact on equities. [Read entire story]

Stocks to watch at close on Wednesday

STOCKS of interest on the Australian Securities Exchange at close on Wednesday [Read entire story]

Dawn of Apes takes itself too seriously

As entertainment, this is impeccably crafted and often spectacular. Yet conceptually it's never as interesting or provocative as it could have been. [Read entire story]

360 fans convince Hopsin to tour

Fans of Melbourne rapper 360 - aka Matt Colwell - have rallied on social media to convince one of the brightest talents in American hip-hop to tour Australia in September. [Read entire story]

Fewer Australians heading into bankruptcy

BANKRUPTCY in Australia has reached its lowest level in almost 10 years, with personal insolvency falling nine per cent in the June quarter [Read entire story]

Uber maps a route into the US suburbs

CAR-SERVICE network Uber, which has already roiled city taxi and other transport services in several countries, is now pushing into suburbs. [Read entire story]

Westfield spin-off Scentre raises $3b

WESTFIELD spin-off Scentre Group has raised more than $3 billion in one of the largest non-bank bond raisings by an Australian company in Europe [Read entire story]