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Qantas has confirmed that two Qantas Airbus A330 aircraft got too close together over Adelaide.##TAKE RVO##Qantas says one of the aircraft received clearance to climb from air traffic control.
the airline says there was no impact to passengers.
one plane was going from Perth to Sydney and the other from Sydney to Perth.
POLICE HAVE PRAISED THE ACTIONS OF NEIGHBOURS WHO CAME TO THE AID OF SEVERAL CHILDREN INVOLVED IN A FATAL HOUSE FIRE ON QUEENSLAND'S DARLING DOWNS.
A TWO YEAR OLD BOY DIED AND FOUR OTHER CHILDREN - AGED BETWEEN SEVEN AND 15 - SUFFERED SMOKE INHALATION WHEN FIRE ENGULFED THE HOME YESTERDAY EVENING.
POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING WHETHER THE FIRE STARTED IN THE KITCHEN.
AN AUSTRALIAN MAN IS AMONG 30 PEOPLE DETAINED BY RUSSIAN AUTHORITIES ON BOARD A GREENPEACE ACTIVIST SHIP IN THE ARCTIC CIRCLE.
A spokeswoman for Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says officials from Australia's embassy in Moscow will be seeking further information from Russian authorities about the incident.
Pope Francis said the Catholic Church must shake off an obsession with teachings on abortion, contraception and homosexuality and become more merciful or risk the collapse of its entire moral edifice "like a house of cards".
In an interview with an Italian Jesuit journal, Francis said the church had "locked itself up in small things, in small-minded rules" and should not be so prone to condemn