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 2021-01-24 02:07 

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Sri Lanka's health minister who drank 'magic potion' to fight COVID-19 tests positive...

Pavithra Wanniarachchi, who promoted an unscientific 'COVID syrup' as a life-long inoculation against the virus, tests positive for coronavirus....

 2021-01-24 01:59 

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How your diet talk could be harming Australian children...

Dieticians say well-meaning parents worry too much about food and are discussing dieting in front of children at the same time as an increase in eating disorders....

 2021-01-24 01:55 

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Australian police seek extradition of 'Asia's El Chapo' after arrest at Amsterdam airport...

Tse Chi Lop is arrested at an Amsterdam airport by Dutch police acting on an Australian arrest warrant. The 57-year-old is the alleged leader of drug syndicate Sam Gor, also known as The Company....

 2021-01-24 01:52 

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Officials insist the Tokyo Olympics will go ahead in July. Here's the current state of play...

Officials rebuked claims that the 2021 Tokyo Olympics were set to be cancelled this week, but with spiralling costs and diminishing public support on top of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there are questions about what the games will look like?...

 2021-01-24 01:40 

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'It's pretty tough': SA tour operators call for broader voucher scheme, as hotel occupancy booms...

The South Australian Government welcomes the boom in hotel occupancy rates after rolling out its travel voucher scheme — but the Opposition wants the policy expanded to include tour operators and other hard-hit tourism ventures....

 2021-01-24 01:28 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

NSW records no new locally-acquired cases of COVID-19....

NSW records three cases of COVID-19 in hotel quarantine, with no new cases recorded in the community....

 2021-01-24 01:20 

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NSW RFS volunteer charged with allegedly lighting 30 fires in state's south-west...

The 30-year-old man is arrested in Whitton, about 40 kilometres south of Griffith, after investigations into dozens of fires which were determined to have been deliberately lit between November to January....

 2021-01-24 01:08 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Original runner-up leading in North Queensland council by-election...

A North Queensland grazier, who was supposed to be the successor to a Townsville councillor before rules changed, is leading in a by-election....

 2021-01-24 01:00 

ABC Australia

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US authorities charge Texan man for threatening to 'assassinate' congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez...

A 34-year-old man is arrested for allegedly taking part in the storming of the US Capitol and threatening to assassinate congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez....

 2021-01-24 00:24 

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NSW records seventh 'doughnut day' as no local COVID-19 infections found...

Three cases of coronavirus were found in mandatory hotel quarantine, bringing NSW's total cases to just shy of 5,000 since the pandemic began....

 2021-01-24 00:20 

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'Baby bands' and stages aplenty: How the COVID-19 pandemic gave WA's local music scene a boost...

For Western Australia's live music scene, a lack of national and international tours — combined with the state's relative freedom from lockdowns to date — has provided an unexpected silver lining to the COVID-19 pandemic, as more local...

 2021-01-24 00:08 

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'Imagine how much he could achieve': Elizabeth's big move so her son has his best chance at an education...

Nine-year-old Murray is excited about starting at a new school this year but he's had to move states to access the education his mother Elizabeth says he needs. And she is not alone, with others uprooting their lives to give their kids the best chance...

 2021-01-24 00:03 

ABC Australia

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'We weren't up to scratch': What Victoria has learned during its year of COVID hell...

Monday marks a year since the first case of coronavirus was declared in Victoria. These are some of the lessons learnt by those involved in the state's response to one of its biggest ever challenges....

 2021-01-23 23:56 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Police raid Queensland properties over shutdown of dark web crime site...

After the arrest of an Australian man by German police over the DarkMarket site shutdown, officers from the Australian Federal Police raid properties in South-East Queensland and seize a laptop, mobile phones and thumb drives....

 2021-01-23 23:54 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

Grappling with searing temperatures a part of propagating the poor man's rose...

Growing flowers in one of the hottest parts of Victoria might seem like a doomed enterprise, but it's not sizzling enough to stop Joe and Jacquie Wright from living out their summer dream....

 2021-01-23 23:48 

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Canberra doctor returns OAM in protest against Margaret Court Australia Day honour...

Clara Tuck Meng Soo is returning her Order of Australia Medal in protest against the awarding of the nation's highest honour to tennis great Margaret Court....

 2021-01-23 23:18 

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Man dies after hitting tree during police car chase...

A man dies after speeding away from police and hitting a tree in Melbourne's south-east....

 2021-01-23 23:18 

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Police investigating death of man who hit tree while fleeing officers...

A man dies after speeding away from police and hitting a tree in Melbourne's south-east....

 2021-01-23 22:43 

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'Genocide of a language': Indigenous leader disappointed over national park names...

Hidden waterfalls in an NT national park will soon be open to the public for the first time but some are disappointed their traditional Indigenous place names have been overlooked....

 2021-01-23 22:21 

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'Everywhere I went was just devastation': Bushfire-scarred community rebuilding, slowly...

Dale still remembers vividly the day in 2019 when a bushfire "swept the valley clean", taking with it his home. He, like others in Tasmania's Huon Valley, are scarred by the disaster and rebuilding their lives slowly but the danger of fire is ...

 2021-01-23 22:07 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

Tourism operators say Victorians wary of holidaying in NSW border towns...

Business operators in Corowa on the NSW Victoria border say some Victorian holidaymakers are staying away from the NSW town despite it being declared a "green zone" by the Victorian Government....

 2021-01-23 21:45 

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Victoria records one new coronavirus case in hotel quarantine...

Victoria records one new coronavirus case in hotel quarantine as the streak of local "zero days" continues for an 18th day....

 2021-01-23 21:43 

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Frontrunners emerge as counting continues in Rockhampton's mayoral by-election...

A councillor who has been in local government for 16 years is among three frontrunners to become Rockhampton's new mayor as voting continues from a record-breaking field of 17 candidates....

 2021-01-23 21:43 

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Man bitten by shark at Lake Macquarie in first local attack in decades...

The man is in a serious but stable condition after the attack, which Marine Rescue's Malcolm Druce said was the first at Lake Macquarie since the 1970s....

 2021-01-23 21:39 

ABC Australia

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Live: Queensland communities urged to stay vigilant as COVID-19 fragments found in sewage...

Positive test results for traces of COVID-19 are discovered at sewage treatment sites in Townsville, Rockhampton and Nambour. The results aren't cause for alarm, but the three communities in particular should be on alert. Follow live....

 2021-01-23 21:39 

ABC Australia

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Live: Frydenberg calls for consistency on COVID-19 border restrictions across Australia...

Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says he wants to see the national definition of a COVID-19 hotspot followed by the states, saying it will bring more certainty for business. Follow live....

 2021-01-23 21:38 

ABC Australia

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What to do on Australia Day/Invasion Day in 2021...

One of Australia's most contentious dates is here again. No matter how you plan to mark January 26, we've got you covered....

 2021-01-23 21:34 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Experts say Bribie Island split inevitable as boaties fear 'catastrophic' impact...

Government experts believe a new channel that will split Bribie Island is inevitable and have no plans to stop or slow the changes, which boaties warn will be devastating....

 2021-01-23 21:25 

ABC Australia

[ Northern Territory ]

From power points to a cattle joint, a young sparky returns to help run a family property...

Raymond Goldsworthy packed up his life in town and moved to his grandparents' cattle station when his grandfather was limited to a wheelchair and no longer able to run the property....

 2021-01-23 21:21 

ABC Australia

[ Australian Capital Territory ]

How a strange Scandinavian pastime is helping with chronic pain...

It's a popular sport in Europe, but Nordic walking strikes many Australians as downright odd. But a group of passionate walkers are hoping to bring the pastime to others as a way of healing pain and overcoming injury....

 2021-01-23 21:21 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Macadamias are tough nuts to crack, but scientists are working to change that...

Some of Australia's brightest horticultural minds are trying to breed a macadamia with a thinner shell and larger kernel....

 2021-01-23 21:19 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

'It's been a wild ride': How Claudia Ati-Touati started her Belgian waffle empire in rural Australia...

When the Ati-Touatis traded the hills of Vijlen in Belgium for the dusty backdrops of Coonalpyn in South Australia, they hoped to make a success of it. But what came next was beyond their highest expectations....

 2021-01-23 21:09 

ABC Australia

[ Western Australia ]

'Very expensive LNG': World's largest floating gas plant restarts, but critics says it's too late...

It was supposed to be an economical and environmentally safe solution to LNG production, but with almost a third of its short life in shutdown Shell's floating colossus may prove to be a mistake....

 2021-01-23 21:09 

ABC Australia

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The kind gesture that sparked Rosemary to pay it forward for the next 20 years...

When a stranger at an airport listened to Rosemary Kariuki's story about escaping domestic violence in Kenya, it set off her two-decade journey to return the favour — by helping isolated migrant and refugee women overcome their own distress....

 2021-01-23 21:06 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

'Naive' to think level of care same as big city, regional endometriosis patient says...

When Sally Maxwell moved from a capital city to a regional town, she did not think her access to medical care would change. But the mum says her treatment was delayed because there was no endometriosis specialist in her area....

 2021-01-23 21:03 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Want to buy a new car? You might have to wait for months...

Car dealerships around the country say it is still "extremely difficult" to source stock amid a global shortage of new vehicles and they are unsure when supply will recover to meet demand....

 2021-01-23 20:58 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

Scuba diving in an outback town 700km from the ocean...

The small mining town of Cobar in western New South Wales is not known for its underwater experiences, but one couple is challenging that idea....

 2021-01-23 20:49 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Death of Jerry, the 'celebrity' magpie goose leaves campers in mourning...

From lounging on lilos in Kinchant Dam to watching TV with campers, Jerry wasn't your average bird. Those who knew him, say the magpie was unique, and his death has left a void....

 2021-01-23 20:39 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Queen bee shortage leaves beekeepers in Australia struggling to rebuild hives...

The number of commercial queen bee breeders is dwindling by the day, leaving beekeepers to battle to secure the much-needed queens that are vital for each hive's honey production....

 2021-01-23 20:36 

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'They're having an absolute field day': Mouse plague extends across parts of Qld, NSW...

Two Australian states are under siege by mice. In Queensland, the rodents have destroyed thousands of dollars of crops, while in NSW, farmers fear for theirs....

 2021-01-23 20:28 

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Chanting priests, prayers for ponies and smashed coconut: Welcome to the colourful chaos of this Hindu temple...

Devotees at a temple in Melbourne's east are in the midst of celebrations that occur once every 12 years, as its status as a holy site is restored with the return of sacred statues....

 2021-01-23 19:57 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

The US is back at the climate table. Here's why that's important for all of us...

Within hours of becoming US President, Joe Biden moved to recommit the United States to the Paris Agreement — the internationally binding treaty to combat climate change. So what does this actually mean for climate change and global emissions target...

 2021-01-23 19:57 

ABC Australia

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The US is back at the climate table. Here's why that's important for all of us...

Within hours of becoming US President, Joe Biden moved to recommit the United States to the Paris Agreement — the internationally binding treaty to combat climate change. So what does this actually mean for climate change and global emissions target...

 2021-01-23 19:26 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

US to reverse Trump's 'draconian' immigration policies, Biden tells Mexican President...

In a call with the Mexican President, US President Joe Biden says he plans to reverse the Trump administration's "draconian" immigration approach while working on policies addressing the causes of migration....

 2021-01-23 19:15 

ABC Australia

[ Victoria ]

The Twelve Apostles are going quiet, and local businesses are calling for a resurrection...

As Victoria's Great Ocean Road goes without busloads of predominantly Chinese tourists this summer, businesses are calling out for more help. But others say this will have a silver lining....

 2021-01-23 19:15 

ABC Australia

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Australia Day debate is exhausting and data tells us it could last another generation...

How long will the debate over the future of Australia Day continue? Local data and overseas examples tell us it could last for generations....

 2021-01-23 19:15 

ABC Australia

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A surprise baby and a surprise hit: A guide to new Australian series Bump...

The new series from the makers of The Secret Life of Us and Love My Way has broken streaming records for Stan, charming its way into viewers and critics' hearts alike....

 2021-01-23 19:12 

ABC Australia

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Parts of Sydney may be too hot for people to live in 'within decades'...

With Australia's largest city facing 50-degree-plus summers, experts say its suburbs must be radically redesigned and rebuilt in order to remain liveable....

 2021-01-23 19:09 

ABC Australia

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As cases rise again in China, Beijing raises eyebrows with virus origin claims...

As Chinese families weigh whether to gather for Lunar New Year, the country is experiencing the highest rates of infection since March 2020. But the source of the new outbreak is hotly debated....

 2021-01-23 19:05 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Australia has become a bolthole for Hollywood movies — and for celebrities...

As the coronavirus situation worsened in the US, it made it difficult not just to screen movies but to shoot them. That has put Australia in a competitive position....

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