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ANDREW BARTLETT: Big drop in skilled migrant applications, as higher costs for employers and migrants proposed

CRIKEY SPORTS: Press conference of the week: Aurelio “Crow-eater hater” Vidmar

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THE NORTHERN MYTH: An Intruder’s Guide to Arnhem Land — winner of the NT Book of the Year

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