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Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.

Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.
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Melbourne, Vic

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Breakfast is the show the nation’s political class wakes up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and interviews with the leaders and thinkers that matter.

Twitter:

@RNBreakfast

Language:

English

Contact:

ABC Radio National Breakfast GPO Box 9994 Sydney 2001 (02) 8333 1367


Episodes

Off to the movies with Jason Di Rosso

9/19/2018
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RN's resident film critic Jason Di Rosso joins RN Breakfast for his take on 'The Ladies in Black'.

Duration:00:06:42

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak arrested over alleged abuse of power

9/19/2018
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Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak will face court today after being arrested again over the multi-billion dollar looting of a state investment fund.

Duration:00:04:21

Aged care workers face lack of funding and insufficient staffing

9/19/2018
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The Federal Government has started taking public feedback as it crafts the terms of reference for the Royal Commission into aged care.

Duration:00:10:33

US researchers develop robotic skins for space travel

9/19/2018
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US researchers have been working on robotic skins — fabric or sheets embedded with sensors and mechanical controls which they can transform almost any soft objects into a machine.

Duration:00:05:43

More than 200 ancient roman objects travel to Australia for 'Rome: City and Empire' exhibition

9/19/2018
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A new exhibition opening in Canberra tomorrow aims to tell the tale of how a cluster of rural villages, in what is now central Italy, developed into one of the most vast empires in human history.

Duration:00:09:42

Senate inquiry finds Peter Dutton mislead Parliament over au-pair saga

9/19/2018
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The Senate committee found the Minister had a personal connection with the intended employers of two European au pairs granted last-minute visas to avoid deportation.

Duration:00:07:05

NSW Government under pressure over light rail project

9/19/2018
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The Sydney CBD and Eastern Suburbs Light Rail line has been under construction for almost three years, and will not be completed until 2020 — two years behind schedule.

Duration:00:07:26

Politics with Phil Coorey

9/19/2018
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The Chief Political Correspondent with The Financial Review, Phil Coorey joins RN Breakfast to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Duration:00:04:55

Morrison Government announces tough new penalties for food saboteurs

9/19/2018
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Under laws to be introduced to Parliament this week, people caught tampering with produce will face up to 15 years.

Duration:00:10:30

Sport with Warwick Hadfield

9/19/2018
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RN Breakfast's Sports Commentator Warwick Hadfield joins Fran Kelly to bring you news from the world of sport.

Duration:00:02:37

Farming sector looks to super funds for big capital

9/19/2018
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There's a big shortage of capital being invested into Australia's farming sector. Many believe part of the solution lies in getting Australia's superannuation funds to invest more in the sector.

Duration:00:07:28

President Moon Jae-in secures North Korea's denuclearisation commitments — World News with Matt Bevan

9/19/2018
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he has made progress towards securing commitments towards denuclearisation during his trip to North Korea, amidst strong concerns progress had stalled.

Duration:00:05:30

Study finds one in six Australians are lonely

9/19/2018
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For the first time, a report into loneliness has shown that nearly one in six Australians say they're lonely, with women reporting higher rates of emotional loneliness than men.

Duration:00:10:26

Sport with Warwick Hadfield

9/19/2018
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RN Breakfast's Sports Commentator Warwick Hadfield joins Fran Kelly to bring you news from the world of sport.

Duration:00:01:24

Australian Government considers sanctions against Myanmar following UN report

9/19/2018
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The report found crimes against humanity have occurred in Myanmar's Rakhine State and has recommended that Myanmar's top military generals be investigated for war crimes.

Duration:00:05:19

Theresa May calls on EU leaders to accept her Chequers plan

9/19/2018
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British Prime Minister Theresa May has made a personal pitch to European leaders gathered in Austria, saying her plan for Brexit would ensure 'frictionless trade' between the bloc and the UK.

Duration:00:09:08

Podcast Review with Zoe Ferguson

9/18/2018
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RN's Zoe Ferguson joins Fran Kelly to tell us the new offerings in the podcast world.

Duration:00:05:50

Research suggests 'confidence' may not be what stops women earning more

9/18/2018
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The survey looked at 10,000 school aged children.

Duration:00:06:11

'They are not forgot, they are ignored' Senator Steele John calls for Royal Commission to include disability care

9/18/2018
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Jordon Steele John is demanding that the Royal Commission into aged care be expanded to include what the 'shared horror' that is the disability sector.

Duration:00:09:24

What must the Liberals do to fix their gender problem?

9/18/2018
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Despite the Prime Minister's efforts to put a lid on it, the bullying and sexism row continues to wrack the Liberal Party.

Duration:00:22:06