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 2021-07-31 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

'After the car hit me, I saw myself on the bonnet, begging the driver to stop'...

Former lawyer Kate Cliff, 36, radically altered the course of her life after she had a brush with death 10 years ago....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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Schools email parents about 'significant' increase in students attending class...

A number of schools across Greater Sydney have emailed parents and carers to report attendance levels, with one claiming up to 20 per cent of students back on site....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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Shatha's story: celebrated abroad, brutalised in her homeland...

This softly-spoken world-class architect was herded with female doctors and lawyers into a torture site and made to watch....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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My chat with Ray Hadley about the dangerously deluded Alan Jones...

Now here's a moment: Ray Hadley and I in furious agreement....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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A spring in your step: What's inside the new running 'super' shoes?...

Nearly every road runner and some big track stars at these Olympics are wearing a new type of shoe that has ignited debate. Why?...

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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There is a sadness that lingers after a lockdown has ended...

The revelation that we can be stripped of things that once defined us makes us question who we are in the absence of those things....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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'An endless loop': Foreign students in food delivery, hospitality battling to get jab...

Young visa holders in Victoria desperate to get vaccinated with AstraZeneca say confused government advice is making it far too complicated for workers in higher-risk industries to get jabbed....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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The pandemic is hitting us all but the message isn't cutting through...

In any emergency — bushfires, floods, pandemics — the most important resource is communication....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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From 6000 to 60,000 a day: How Victoria's testing rate has climbed...

A mobile laboratory sent to cluster sites is also seeing results delivered in just a few hours....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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'Drop like flies': What's happened to Melbourne's backpacker hostels?...

A backpacker hostel without backpackers is like a pub with no beer. Dorm rooms filled with bunk beds sit empty, shared kitchens and bars where young international travellers used to share stories and make memories are gathering dust....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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The new questions that will (and won't) be asked in next month's census...

Census night is just around the corner, with millions of people set to log on to the Australian Bureau of Statistics website to provide a snapshot of the country's demographics....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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'My son does not have a grandad': Allegations of unethical conduct after man dies of prostate cancer...

The children of the man who died in 2015 made an official complaint to the regulator over his treatment by a practitioner at the National Institute of Integrative Medicine....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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A reel Melbourne story: Kodak collection a 17-year focus for curator...

A new online Museums Victoria exhibition gives a snapshot of some of the 40,000 pieces from Kodak's Australian business....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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'Do not wait for Pfizer': New data shows just 1 per cent of Delta cases fully vaccinated...

New data reveals the huge impact of the AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines, with just 1 per cent of COVID cases in the Sydney outbreak among those who were fully vaccinated....

 2021-07-31 19:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

COVID carrots and sticks: how business, sport and the arts are grappling with vaccines...

What sort of incentives may be offered to the vaccinated masses? And what penalties might be imposed on people who hold out?...

 2021-07-31 19:00 

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Victoria holds the key to keeping the AFL season alive...

Victoria holds the key to the completion of the AFL season, after three matches had to be postponed and relocated because of Queensland's snap lockdown....

 2021-07-31 17:12 

Sydney Morning Herald

Thousands protest against COVID-19 health pass in France...

Thousands of people protested in Paris and other French cities on Saturday against a mandatory coronavirus health pass for entry to a wide array of public venues, introduced by the government as it battles a fourth wave of infections....

 2021-07-31 14:43 

Sydney Morning Herald

Best of cartoons, August 1, 2021...

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists....

 2021-07-31 14:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

Simone Biles shows the quiet dignity of refusing to participate...

The mostly positive reaction to Simone Biles' decision to withdraw from competition at the Tokyo Olympics reveals the shifting line between duty to the collective and duty to the self....

 2021-07-31 14:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Children must be in school as quickly as is safe...

Teachers and medical experts have justifiable concerns about how year 12 can return to school safely given the large number of COVID-19 cases in greater Sydney....

 2021-07-31 14:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Protest violence is deplorable conduct...

Civil disobedience can be a necessary part of protest, but attacking police and horses is not OK....

 2021-07-31 14:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

'I knew something wasn't right': How educating couples about stillbirth could save lives...

Instead of preparing to give birth to her first child, Bree Amer Wilkes was planning his funeral....

 2021-07-31 14:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

When burnout becomes a disease of civilisation across the globe...

Why does burnout seem to be at an all-time high and what can we do about it?...

 2021-07-31 14:01 

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'Is that her?': Elaine Johnson's family hopes photo may bring closure after 40 years...

Helen Cooper and her sister Wendy Johnson regularly bushwalk around Sydney. But unlike other walkers, they are not admiring the rivers, trees or animals. Instead, they wonder if their sister could be buried in the wilderness....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Brummer found peace in anonymity, but his death reveals he is far from forgotten...

Dieter Brummer was a product of Australia's very well-oiled television soap machine. But glories did not await him as he became one of many one-time household names from the world of soaps who disappeared into the pop culture....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Your Weekly Horoscope for August 1-8...

Free weekly horoscope for each star sign from renowned astrologer Hedy Damari. Forecasts for the week ahead in life, love and career....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

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Capturing unexpected moments has two Herald photographers up for awards...

Shots of a girl amongst camels and an emu in Broken Hill are finalists for the Australian Life prize....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Justin Hemmes' long-term influencer houseguest joins OnlyFans...

The newly single thrifty content creator has now turned her attention the social media platform that allows people to sell photos and videos of themselves to subscription audiences....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Cashless, cashierless, and creepy: a visit to the future of grocery shopping...

There are no check-outs and no cashiers. If you didn't know better, you'd think the customers were shoplifting....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Why NSW won't give special privileges to the fully vaccinated any time soon...

More than half a million people in NSW are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, but they are unlikely to be given greater freedom of movement in Sydney's Delta outbreak....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Helpline calls spike as Sydneysiders struggle with the loneliness and anxiety of lockdown...

The swelling COVID-19 outbreak and the extension of lockdown for four more weeks has left Sydneysiders grappling with mental health and addiction problems, with helplines and services reporting a spike in demand....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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NSW can lead nation on vaccine charge: Hazzard...

Health Minister Hazzard says NSW could be the first state in Australia to reach the new, national vaccine threshold of 70 per cent but insists Sydney's emergence from lockdown is not wedded to that target....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

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[ National ]

Eastern suburbs homes offered double glazing, ventilation for club redevelopment...

Residents in Sydney's eastern suburbs are concerned about the impact of the White City redevelopment....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'Close shave': Why Trent Zimmerman wants fishing outlawed in a North Sydney park...

North Sydney mayor Jilly Gibson will seek to ban fishing in a popular harbour park if fish hooks continues to be discarded....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

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[ National ]

What the religion question in the census really measures...

Australians have been asked to identify their religion since the 1911 census but the seemingly simple question is increasingly contentious....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

15,000 rich foreigners given visas to Australia during the pandemic...

The controversial business innovation and investment visas require applicants to have millions of dollars in personal or business assets to stay in the country, which the government has defended as an important way to attract investment in Australia....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Residents oppose Trinity Grammar's $128m revamp over traffic, loss of city views...

An independent panel will determine the fate of a Sydney private school's redevelopment to cater for a boost in student numbers at its campus....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

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'COVID sucks': Locked down children need routine, and your time...

As Greater Sydney passes the fifth of what will be at least nine weeks under lockdown restrictions, families with children are looking for ideas to pass the days....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Labor MPs call for a royal commission into coronavirus response...

A royal commission into Australia's COVID-19 response is "inevitable" and could help guide Australia out of the pandemic, say the Labor MPs....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Federal Liberal MP linked to student campaign to end the lockdown...

The Sydney University Liberal Club, with a senior member who works for Liberal MP Jason Falinski, is running an anti-lockdown website, contradicting state and federal branches of the party....

 2021-07-31 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

'The targets are too low': Health experts warn road map has herd immunity shortfall...

While the move by national cabinet to set targets for vaccination has been welcomed by health experts, some warn the 70 per cent goal is too low to achieve herd immunity....

 2021-07-31 13:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

Jamaica still dominate the track going 1-2-3 in women's 100m...

Even without Usain Bolt Jamaica still dominates sprinting at the Olympics after the Caribbean country won the clean sweep of medals in the women's 100m...

 2021-07-31 13:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Less than a beer can': Denny's personal best discus throw agonisingly short of a medal...

Matthew Denny produced a career-best performance to fall agonising short of becoming the first Australian man to win a medal in discus at an Olympic Games....

 2021-07-31 13:29 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Target Time and Superquiz, Sunday, August 1...

Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today's interactive superquiz and target....

 2021-07-31 13:03 

Sydney Morning Herald

World's best 'on my hit list': Australian soars into 100m semis with 10.01s heat run...

Rohan Browning has delivered when the stakes were highest, in the biggest race of his life at the Olympics against the best field he has raced and ran into history for Australia....

 2021-07-31 10:52 

Sydney Morning Herald

Frustration for coaches as NRL games scrapped but Eagle Farm races go on...

NRL coaches say they could not have done any more to satisfy the Queensland government's COVID rules, yet while they were shut down, Eagle Farm still raced....

 2021-07-31 10:28 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ash Barty and John Peers bag bronze thanks to Novak Djokovic walkover...

Two world no.1s, but only one bronze medal left to fight over. For Ash Barty and Novak Djokovic - with their partners by their side - it all came down to a mixed doubles tie in Tokyo....

 2021-07-31 10:14 

Sydney Morning Herald

Undefeated Boomers march into quarter-finals...

A smaller, scrappier Australia beat Germany on Saturday night but have work to do before the knockout quarter-finals....

 2021-07-31 09:33 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Giving pieces a chance: The incredible rock music collection hidden for decades...

For years, late music journalist Ritchie Yorke's incredible collection sat out of sight in a suburban Brisbane home. Now it will have a public home with the National Sound and Film Archive....

 2021-07-31 09:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

Not Buckley's hope: the road ahead for Sam Mitchell after Clarkson...

There are some hazards ahead for Sam Mitchell in following coaching icon Alastair Clarkson, but he has been given a better hand than Nathan Buckley inherited from Mick Malthouse....

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