World News Australia Radio
World News Radio December 2212/21/14
Reshuffle reaction; The male victims of family violence; Weekend sports wrap. ()
Weekend Sport Wrap
Word New Australia's weekend sport round up with Attila Mosonyi()
Africans gather to showcase culture and heritage
Organisers of a festival event in Melbourne are hoping to change what they say are some negative views of Australia's African community. ()
Cairns reels over child killings
The city of Cairns is reeling after the discovery of the bodies of eight children in the suburb of Manoora.()
World News Radio Dec 19
Proposed changes to data retention laws: Climate changes in the Arctic; New inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame;()
Art program encourages social cohesion
An exhibition by artists from different ethnic backgrounds and disabilities aims to highlight the healing abilities of creative work. ()
SBS World News Radio Dec 18
Cuba and US restore diplomatic relations; Australia's Pakistani community in mourning; Young Aussies more likely to take sickies; ()
SBS World News Radio, 17 December
A Taliban attack on a Pakistani school draws global revulsion; The Islamic community responds to the Martin Place hostage tragedy; Secret recordings reveal horrific conditions inside Guatemala's psychiatric hospitals. ()
Death of rare white rhino lamented
The death of a rare Northern white rhino at an American zoo has put the plight of the endangered species back in the spotlight.()
Was the siege media coverage appropriate?
Did the Sydney siege warrant such extensive medial coverage and how well did the media do its job?()
Denmark claiming North Pole
Denmark has filed a claim with a United Nations panel over an area of the Arctic including the North Pole.()
Australians 'should remain peaceful, restrained' in wake of siege
A senior federal government minister has urged the Australian public not to discriminate against the Muslim community in the wake of the Sydney siege.
Muslim community reacts to the Sydney hostage situation
Muslim leaders across Australia have rushed to condemn the Sydney hostage situation.
Cheney unrepentant after Senate torture revelations
A defiant Dick Cheney has come out swinging after the CIA's interrogation program was heavily criticised by a Senate Intelligence Committee report.
Concerns over rising unemployment as deficit worsens
The trade union movement says the federal government isn't giving enough priority to keeping Australians in work.
Foreign aid and public sector jobs cut as the deficit worsens
Foreign aid and public sector jobs have again become a casualty of the nation's worsening budget deficit.
Three dead as police end Sydney hostage situation
New South Wales Police have begun a formal investigation into the hostage situation in central Sydney.
SBS World News Radio Dec 16
A hostage siege ends in Sydney; Aid groups angry over funding cuts; A Jamaican singer touted as the next Bob Marley;
Senate report finds fatal Manus riot 'avoidable'
A report into the Manus island riot in February this year that cost the life of one detainee has been damning about the federal government's role in the riots.
Can babies struggle with Australian English?
You may often hear complaints overseas, that the Australian accent is hard to understand.
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