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The Northern Territory government will conduct a judicial review following allegations that a recently-resigned magistrate encouraged a minerals explorer to donate $10,000 to the CLP in exchange for political favours.
Royal Dutch Shell has submitted a new plan for drilling in the Arctic offshore Alaska, more than one year after halting its program following several embarrassing mishaps.
The weak uranium price has hit Perth miner Paladin Energy, with the company reporting a $338 million loss for the year.
Residents of a Victorian town say they are still waiting for their health concerns to be addressed seven months after the Hazelwood coal mine fire.

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