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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:32:38 +1100
Australian businesses halt exports to China due to trade dispute fears
Amid ongoing trade tensions between Canberra and Beijing, some Australian exporters are now so scared of having their products rejected at customs they have stopped shipping to China.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 14:24:37 +1100
National Cabinet urged to introduce pre-flight coronavirus testing for returning travellers
South Australia's Premier Steven Marshall is pushing to change the regime of international flight arrivals, and wants returning citizens tested for coronavirus before they board planes.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:41:21 +1100
School student tests positive to coronavirus in Adelaide
A student at an Adelaide high school tests positive to COVID-19, with South Australian health authorities telling all those who attended the school on Monday to isolate at home with their household "immediately". ...

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 15:46:07 +1100
Extremist jailed for leading terror cell has Australian citizenship cancelled
The Federal Government cancels the citizenship of Abdul Nacer Benbrika, one of Australia's most notorious terrorists, ahead of his expected release from a Victorian prison.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 14:11:13 +1100
'No means f***ing no': Emotions high as alleged victim calls Jarryd Hayne a 'piece of s***'
GRAPHIC CONTENT WARNING: The woman who has accused Jarryd Hayne of sexually assaulting her has lashed out at both the former NRL star and his lawyer during a tense cross-examination.

Brisbane Times Headlines

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:00:00 +1000
Cafe culture has gone to the dogs
But there's a chance for love in the time of coronavirus.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:56:37 +1000
ARIAs 2020: all the looks from the red carpet (and at home)
While the ARIAs looked a little different this year, local artists delivered bold looks both at the event at Sydney's The Star and from the couch.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:45:00 +1000
Coalition backbench dissent brewing over ABC's inclusion in media code
The government is considering including the ABC and SBS in its media bargaining code, risking dissent among backbenchers to help the legislation pass.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:36:15 +1000
Patron filmed unconscious, held around neck as guard evicts him from hotel
A man has passed out while being held in a chokehold by a security guard as he was ejected from a hotel in Melbourne's east.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:33:57 +1000
Meghan Markle opens up about miscarriage in New York Times article
The intimate details shared in the article are strikingly at odds with the usual policy of senior members of the British royal family.

Canberra Times

Independent Australia

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 15:30:00 +1000
Afghan War shows the need for a people’s inquiry into the U.S. alliance
The aimlessness of Australia’s involvement in the Afghanistan War is a reminder of the need to re-evaluate Australia’s complicity in U.S.-led wars. read now...

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 11:00:00 +1000
MUNGO MACCALLUM: Aussie anthem doesn't ring true for all
Our national anthem is back on the playlist and, as always, for the wrong reasons. read now...

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 07:00:00 +1000
6G: We could be looking at techno tyranny
Trust, privacy and security must be key considerations in the development of highly intelligent network 6G. read now...

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 07:00:00 +1000
Porter, Tudge, Robert and Morrison's shameless Robodebt record
The unconscionable Robodebt fiasco toll continues to mount, despite the recent class action. read now...

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 15:30:00 +1000
Toxic masculinity: How 'these things happen in Australia'
We need to talk about toxic masculinity and examine why "these things"keep happening in Australia. read now...

Otago Daily Times

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:06:19 +1200
4 hurt: Out-of-control school bus crashes into cars in Flat Bush, Auckland
Four people have been injured after a collision between a school bus and at least three parked vehicles on Chapel Rd in Flat Bush, Auckland.One seriously injured person has been taken to Middlemore Hospital and three other people...

Sydney Morning Herald National News

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 21:00:00 +1100
Cafe culture has gone to the dogs
But there's a chance for love in the time of coronavirus.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:36:15 +1100
Patron filmed unconscious, held around neck as guard evicts him from hotel
A man has passed out while being held in a chokehold by a security guard as he was ejected from a hotel in Melbourne's east.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:01:31 +1100
Flying tyre leaves boy in critical condition north of Brisbane
Paramedics rushed the five-year-old to hospital on Wednesday afternoon after he was "struck by a piece of a vehicle" driving past on Caboolture's King Street, police say.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:45:00 +1100
Spate of rider deaths a 'tragedy': Uber chief executive
Uber's global boss Dara Khosrowshahi says safety is a top priority for the company, but recognises it has more work to do.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 19:08:17 +1100
Mongols bikie boss knocked out in fight, court told, and bailed again
Bikie gang president Toby Mitchell has been granted bail after being charged over an early-morning fight in which he was knocked out.

Sydney Morning Herald World News

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 20:33:57 +1100
Meghan Markle opens up about miscarriage in New York Times article
The intimate details shared in the article are strikingly at odds with the usual policy of senior members of the British royal family.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:55:29 +1100
The best of the world in pictures
The finest photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:25:32 +1100
Hong Kong leader vows to 'restore political system from chaos'
The city state's chief executive Carrie Lam said Hong Kong's international reputation would be restored after the pandemic.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 18:24:00 +1100
Understanding claims of coronavirus on frozen food packaging
China has banned yet another type of imported frozen food, but how serious is the threat to public health?

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 17:53:57 +1100
Biden team offers opportunities for Morrison but also challenges
Biden's cabinet offers the Morrison government real support in our fraught relationship with China but his agenda also throws up challenges that Australia must address. 

The Age

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Labor props up budget with raids
Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has ordered sweeping raids to prop up the cash-strapped state’s ailing budget.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Fears over Brexit wipe $30bn
Shares fell yesterday, wiping more than $30 billion in value, as investors braced for a British vote to leave the EU.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:15:00 GMT
‘Dole destiny’ for STEM grads
Efforts to increase the number of people studying science and maths are wrongheaded, says Productivity Commission.

The Australian

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Shorten veers left on treaty, boats
Bill Shorten has sparked a political storm over sudden policy moves that appeal to the Labor Left.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Course set for vote failure
Progressive politics is close to killing off the worthy idea of constitutional recognition of the indigenous peoples.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Labor props up budget with raids
Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt has ordered sweeping raids to prop up the cash-strapped state’s ailing budget.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMT
Fears over Brexit wipe $30bn
Shares fell yesterday, wiping more than $30 billion in value, as investors braced for a British vote to leave the EU.

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 14:15:00 GMT
‘Dole destiny’ for STEM grads
Efforts to increase the number of people studying science and maths are wrongheaded, says Productivity Commission.

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