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Charges expected after Vanuatu ferry sinking

Updated 11 July 2014, 17:10 AEST

An overloaded passenger ferry only took a minute to sink to a depth of 350 metres in Vanuatu in the early hours of this morning.

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Texting improves English literacy in study of Aboriginal kids

Updated 11 July 2014, 15:22 AEST

Many parents are worried at seeing their children make shortcuts in English when they use their phones to text.

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West Papuan vocalist mixes music with a message

Updated 11 July 2014, 14:45 AEST

Lea Rumwaropen is a Melbourne based vocalist and member of the band Tabura who moved to Australia from West Papua as a child.

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