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Stay informed: May 1, 2015

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FINANCE NEWS

Why Australia is the ultimate first world nation

Goldman Sachs’ credit rating downgrade warning reminds us that things could be a lot, lot worse.
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NATIONAL

Why human rights affect our prosperity

Australia’s protest against the Chan and Sukumaran executions was right. But elsewhere our trading partners think we’re very wrong.
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3

WELLBEING

Desk-bound Aussies drained of crucial nutrient

As we spend more time in front of screens, we are robbing ourselves of a vitamin which protects us against all sorts of preventable diseases.
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5

TECH

Five surprisingly cool things to do on the internet

As the weather turns and the nights draw longer, it’s time to turn to the most inspiring and mysterious place on earth for entertainment: the internet.
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6

BOXING

Mayweather, Pacquiao and breaking up with boxing

Sunday’s Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight will be the biggest ever. It’s the perfect way for a hard-bitten boxing fan to say goodbye.
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7

CYCLING

Dear fellow riders, we actually do own the road

Your daily commute can be made easier if you follow these simple essentials. Here are five tips for cycling safely, and enjoyably, in the urban jungle.
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CELEBRITY

The amazing ‘Spiderman’ climbs for Nepal

As Nepal suffers through the aftermath of a devastating earthquake, a famous climber took to the skies to raise awareness.
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EAT & DRINK

Customer leaves his waitress a 7000 per cent tip

A New York restaurant patron has passed on a $3000 tip in the name of charity.
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