Australia shares rise on global cues but miners cap gains

April 13, 2015 2:10 AM

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* 118 shares up, 66 down, 16 unchanged (Adds analysis, quotes, stocks on the move)

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, April 13 (Reuters) - Australian shares rose for a second straight session on Monday helped by strong cues from overseas markets although worries over the toll that sliding iron ore prices are taking on miners, their suppliers and the economy curbed gains.

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