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Residents protest 10 storey mobile phone tower

Two Ilparpa residents at Lot 7753, Greatorex Road, are protesting a proposed 31.4 meter Telstra mobile phone tower being planned right at their boundary...

Alice group says 'no' to extradition of Assange



Julian Assange (pictured)  "is enduring solitary confinement and harsh conditions. His family and friends fear for his physical and mental health, and even his life,” says Alice Springs group.

Fracking foes to take protest to Origin meeting

Many Native Title holders were never consulted by Origin at all, even though they have a legal obligation to talk to them. And the meeting takes place amidst concerns by pastoralists on stations where Origin have begun civil works last month, write Ray Dimakarri Dixon, Daniel Tapp and Marylou Potts.

Ilparpa dongas depot: Will Tony Smith get a permit?

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Attitudes harden on both sides of the creeping industrialisation of the farm areas: 90 write submissions to oppose a depot for 130 demountable buildings in Ilparpa while the applicant is pushing to get Development Consent Authority approval. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. ABOVE: Disputed land use also in Chateau Road.

Police clash with protestors

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Protesters allege police kicked a photographer to the ground during a demonstration in Alice Springs today. See video. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


UPDATE 5:13pm


Fracking: The nays have it

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Locals raise large number of risks at crowded meeting called by the hydraulic fracturing probe after activists stage well-orchestrated stunt. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


UPDATE March 10, 2:20pm


Back door to Pine Gap




Is the base using stealth buses? No. There is a back road. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.


Pine Gap: Important talks but who was listening?



Pine Gap protests: Days of debate ignored by most. By ERWIN CHLANDA. Photo: Senator Scott Ludlam (black shirt) speaking at the gates to Pine Gap.


UPDATE 11:30am

UPDATE 1:45pm

UPDATE 10:42pm on October 4.


Red faces for Federal police bringing peace activists to court



They forgot to apply the letter of the law and the charges were thrown out. KIERAN FINNANE reports. Pictured from left, activists Tim Webb, Franz Dowling, Jim Dowling and Margaret Pestorious. Not shown, Andy Paine.

Pine Gap demonstrators provide real time images





Defence contractor Raytheon targeted in the industrial area.


UPDATE 9:50am


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