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Archive for February 3rd, 2011

AUSTRALIAN WA DIGGER DIES IN AFGHANISTAN

Killed before he could wed: young WA digger dies in Afghanistan Georgina Robinson February 3, 2011 – 1:25PM Richard Atkinson, with fiancee Dannielle. A 22-year-old Australian soldier killed in Afghanistan was engaged to be married. Corporal Richard Edward Atkinson was killed and another soldier was seriously injured by a roadside bomb in the southern Oruzgan […]

February 3rd, 2011
Topic: DEATHS GRIEF MOURNING, SERVICES, WAR WEAPONS BATTLES Tags: , , , , , ,

BANANA PRICES TO SOAR & COTTON, SUGARCANE ON THE GO ALSO

Yasi tipped to send banana prices soaring Sugar & cotton also to set higher prices after floods & cyclone Eli Greenblat February 3, 2011 – 11:11AM Consumers may soon be paying triple for their bananas following reports the majority of Australia’s crop of the fruit has been wiped out by cyclone Yasi. Initial assessments in […]

February 3rd, 2011
Topic: FOOD DRINK, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, NATIONAL INTEREST, NATURAL DISASTERS, SALES IMPORT EXPORT, STATES COUNTRIES, WEATHER Tags: , , , , , , ,