Briton missing for three days in Australian outback found

Mother of Anthony Collis, 32, praises emergency services after finding son in bushland near Canning stock route

A Briton who sparked a massive search after going missing three days ago in the Australian outback has been found, police have said.

Anthony Collis, 32, was driving to Darwin along the Canning stock route (CSR) when he became separated from his travelling companion on Thursday afternoon.

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Dr G Yunupingu’s death highlights ‘preventable’ renal health nightmare, says doctor

The late musician’s specialist tells Garma festival that Indigenous Australians have to travel hundreds of kilometres for treatment for kidney disease

The loss of Australia’s most prominent Indigenous musician Dr G Yunupingu to kidney disease has shone a light on the “largely preventable” renal health nightmare afflicting remote communities, his doctor says.

The 46-year-old blind Yolngu singer died last month in Darwin while undergoing dialysis treatment, as there were no services available in his Galiwink’u community on Elcho Island.

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Sydney terrorism raids: man charged with possessing prohibited weapon

The 39-year-old man is the third suspect to be charged and has been released a week after police raids uncovered an alleged plot to bring down a plane

A 39-year-old man detained over an alleged terror plot last week has been charged with possessing a prohibited weapon and released, police said on Sunday.

Khaled Merhi was one of four men arrested by New South Wales joint counter-terrorism police on 29 July and he has been bailed to appear at Downing centre local Court on 24 August.

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‘There’ll be a big tragedy’: Manus deadlock could reach breaking point

Refugees continue protest against the withdrawal of power, water and medical services, part of a broader campaign to force them to relocate

Refugees held on Manus Island have continued their protest against the power, water and medical services being withdrawn from the detention centre, part of a broader campaign to forcibly relocate them to a new camp in Lorengau they say is unsafe.

The protests have run daily at 2pm for most of this week, and are being met with an increased security presence around the centre, and the lockdown of some compounds.

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Nick Xenophon: bank CEOs should face jail if found guilty of money laundering

Senator says fines not enough after allegations Commonwealth Bank failed to comply with counter-terrorism financing laws

Bank CEOs, executives and directors could be jailed if found to be recklessly breaching the law under a proposal being touted by a crossbench senator.

Nick Xenophon believes fines are sometimes not enough, citing the 53,000 “egregious” offences being levelled against the Commonwealth Bank.

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