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Published each weekday at 6.00am, our daily news podcast is designed to fit into your morning routine – perfect for the commute, the gym or over a coffee. Sign up to the email and podcast at https://thesquiz.com.au/signup/.

Published each weekday at 6.00am, our daily news podcast is designed to fit into your morning routine – perfect for the commute, the gym or over a coffee. Sign up to the email and podcast at https://thesquiz.com.au/signup/.

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Australia

Description:

Published each weekday at 6.00am, our daily news podcast is designed to fit into your morning routine – perfect for the commute, the gym or over a coffee. Sign up to the email and podcast at https://thesquiz.com.au/signup/.

Twitter:

@thesquiz_

Language:

English


Episodes

Friday, 3 July - One eye on Eden Monaro; Australia considers safe haven visas for Hong Kongers; Jeffery Epstein's ex is arrested; And wings for the weekend.

7/2/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “The only way to fly is on the wings of love” Squiz Shortcuts - Donald Trump https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-hong-kong/ More details, and links to further reading for all of today’s news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it’s free!): www.thesquiz.com.au

Duration:00:07:18

Thursday, 2 July - Arrests are made in Hong Kong; Downplaying a second coronavirus wave; 14 metric tonnes of amphetamines; And Dame Judi Dench does TikTok

7/1/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “You should be dancing, yeah” Squiz Shortcuts - Donald Trump https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-donald-trump/ Miguels Funguy Chicken Pie (sponsored) - https://australianmushrooms.com.au/recipe/miguels-funguy-chicken-pie/ More details, and links to further reading for all of today’s news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it’s free!): www.thesquiz.com.au

Duration:00:09:09

Wednesday, 1 July - China reaches further into Hong Kong; Victoria locks down and is locked out; A big boost in our defence spending; And NSW Koala's are in a fight for their life

6/30/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news... “Wanna be startin' something”... Squiz Shortcuts: https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-the-rohingya-and-the-uyghurs/ More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au

Duration:00:07:54

Tuesday, 30 June - China's state media accuses Australia of spying; Covid-19 'not even close to being over'; Seafolly swimwear goes under; and vale Margarita Pracatan...

6/29/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news... “So get ready, here I come”... More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au... UberEats (sponsored): https://www.uber.com/en-AU/newsroom/dettol/...

Duration:00:12:01

Monday, 29 June - The latest on Victoria's Covid-19 spike; New allegations against former High Court judge Dyson Heydon; A confirmed buyer for Virgin Australia; and Liverpool break their 30 year title drought...

6/28/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news... “Takin' care of business" . Squiz Kids, our news podcast for 8-12 year olds. Age-appropriate news, delivered with positivity and humour. Check it out: https://www.squizkids.com.au/... More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au... Make the switch to Origin Energy in as little as three minutes (sponsored): originenergy.com.au .

Duration:00:08:15

Friday, 26 June - Qantas announces big job losses; Australia and NZ will host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup; Bayer's big Roundup payout; and a walk down fashion memory lane...

6/25/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Party rocker in the house tonight...” More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au... Your Shortcut to Julian Assange... https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-julian-assange/... Competition: Invite your people to check out The Squiz using the Invite Friends button in your Squiz Today email and you could become your own barista...

Duration:00:09:56

Thursday, 25 June - Dealing with Melbourne's Covid-19 spike; The ABC announces job cuts; Facebook has a boycott on their hands; and vale to the Segway..

6/24/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Hey you're just too funky for me.” Your Shortcut To... Joe Biden: https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-joe-biden/... . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au... Square (sponsored): https://www.square.com/go/thesquiz...

Duration:00:09:05

Wednesday, 24 June - High community transmission in Victoria; Design company Canva hits valuation milestone; Changes to Super Netball; and Hamilton's tv debut...

6/23/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Oops I did it again” More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . Square (sponsored): https://www.square.com/go/thesquiz .

Duration:00:09:10

Tuesday, 23 June - The dangers of Covid-19 complacency; a High Court judge guilty of harrassment; Record high temperatures in the Arctic Circle; and celebrity feuds, Jimmy Kimmel edition...

6/22/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Just gathering dust on my boots” Your Shortcut To... The Rohingya and the Uyghers: https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-the-rohingya-and-the-uyghurs/ . . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Use the Invite A Friend button in your Squiz Today email to invite friends to The Squiz - each person that signs up from your...

Duration:00:08:48

Monday, 22 June - Victoria's rise in Covid-19 cases; A stabbing attack in the UK; The high cost of online scams; And the Kurt Cobain touch...

6/21/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “I need an easy friend” . Squiz Kids, our news podcast for 8-12 year olds. Age-appropriate news, delivered with positivity and humour. Check it out: https://www.squizkids.com.au/ . . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . Square (sponsored): https://www.square.com/go/thesquiz .

Duration:00:09:02

Friday 19 June - The latest job stats; Former police officer charged in Rayshard Brooks shooting; Making a Covid-safe US open; and a new Princess Diana movie...

6/18/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. . “I can never, never, never go home again” . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Squiz Shortcuts, 10 minute podcast episodes that give background and context to big news events that could do with a bit of extra explaining - https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts . . Squiz Kids, our news podcast for 8-12 year olds. Age-appropriate...

Duration:00:09:00

Thursday, 18 June - A Covid-19 outbreak in Beijing; Facebook's transparency measures ahead of the US election; An Australia-UK free trade agreement; And 30 Rock is coming back...

6/17/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Set me free why don't you babe” Your Shortcut To... China's Belt and Road Initiative: https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-chinas-belt-and-road-initiative/ . Wanna make Squizhead status? 'Course you do! https://www.thesquiz.com.au/squizheads/ . . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored):...

Duration:00:09:19

Wednesday, 17 June - Rising tensions between North and South Korea; New federal laws regarding child sexual abuse; A breakthrough in Covid-19 treatment; and getting your Squizhead on...

6/16/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “When things go wrong we can knock it down.” Wanna make Squizhead status? 'Course you do... . Your Shortcut To... Royal Commissions . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored) https://www.bupa.com.au/

Duration:00:09:11

Tuesday, 16 June - The Adem Somyurek scandal; Press freedoms in the Philippines; Cricket Australia's CEO expected to depart; and tackling awkward subjects, kiwi-style...

6/15/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Oooh, I'm blinded by the lights” . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored) https://www.bupa.com.au/ Commbank (sponsored): www.commbank.com.au/financialabuse .

Duration:00:08:49

Monday, 15 June - The death penalty for an Australian man in China; Fresh protests in the US; The collapse of furniture store Matt Blatt; and a little rain making a big difference...

6/14/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Kick off your Sunday shoes” . More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored) https://www.bupa.com.au/ .

Duration:00:09:08

Friday, 12 June - Australian leaders urge against protests; Scott Morrison says Australia won't be coerced by China; Hosting the Fifa Women's World Cup; and the $1000 haircut...

6/11/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “I whip my hair back and forth” More details, and links to further reading for all of today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email. Sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored) https://www.bupa.com.au/ . Google Chromebooks (sponsored) https://www.google.com/chromebook/ .

Duration:00:08:28

Thursday, 11 June - Relief as missing Victorian teenager is found; The Vatican's response to George Floyd; The real effect of probiotics; and feral chickens...

6/10/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Bend over let me see you shake your tail feather” . Your shortcut to... Royal Commissions: https://www.thesquiz.com.au/shortcuts/squiz-shortcuts-royal-commissions/ . . Squiz Kids, our news podcast for 8-12 year olds. Age-appropriate news, delivered with positivity and humour. Check it out: https://www.squizkids.com.au/ . More details, and links to further reading for all today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email sign up (it's free!) -...

Duration:00:09:10

Wednesday, 10 June - The global economy shrinks; A 14 yo boy is still missing in Victoria; Reconciliation Australia removes their endorsement of Rio Tinto; and the remarkable achievements of Kathy Sullivan...

6/9/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Hit the road, Jack” More details, and links to further reading for all today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored): https://www.bupa.com.au/ . . Google Chromebook (sponsored): https://www.google.com/chromebook/ . *Battery life may vary based on device and upon usage and other conditions

Duration:00:08:49

Tuesday, 9 June - Hope for change after US protests; China warns it's tourists against Australia; Free childcare to finish up; and James Bond to be a dad...

6/8/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. . “Bang bang bang, on the door baby” . Squiz Kids, our news podcast for 8-12 year olds. Age-appropriate news, delivered with positivity and humour. Check it out: https://www.squizkids.com.au/ . . More details, and links to further reading for all today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Bupa (sponsored) https://www.bupa.com.au/ .

Duration:00:08:58

Friday, 5 June - The US challenged on its handling of the protests; Hong Kong's Tiananmen Square vigil; Drug war deaths in the Philippines; and Friday Lites...

6/4/2020
The Squiz is your shortcut to the news. “Its good to touch the green green grass of home” More details, and links to further reading for all today's news can be found in The Squiz Today email sign up (it's free!) - www.thesquiz.com.au . . Commbank (sponsored): www.commbank.com.au/bushfirerecovery . Commbank Business Insights: www.commbank.com.au/businessinsights .

Duration:00:08:57