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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.

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@RNBreakfast

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English

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


Episodes

What's the 'Nocebo' effect?

11/19/2017
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Everyone's heard of the placebo effect, but have you heard of the nocebo effect?

Duration: 00:05:26


Stalemate continues on Manus Island

11/19/2017
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The stand-off at the Manus Island detention centre is now entering its 20th day and many of the men are suffering physical and mental health issues.

Duration: 00:06:34


Mugabe 'outwitted' army leaders says expert

11/19/2017
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Plans to impeach Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe will reportedly go ahead after he refused to step down.

Duration: 00:08:20


Double J: Tributes flow for AC/DC's Malcolm Young

11/19/2017
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Jimmy Barnes paid tribute to "the greatest rhythm guitar player ever" while Axl Rose of Guns N' Roses said Malcolm Young would be "sorely missed" from the world of rock n roll.

Duration: 00:05:49


Qld election campaign enters final week

11/19/2017
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With just days to go before Queensland voters head to the ballot box, there is no clear front runner.

Duration: 00:08:50


Politics with Michelle Grattan

11/19/2017
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The Conversation's Michelle Grattan joins RN Breakfast from our Parliament House studio to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Duration: 00:04:14


Deep divisions within the Turnbull Government over banking inquiry

11/19/2017
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It's payback time for the government over the same-sex marriage legislation with the Nationals pushing a private members bill that would establish a Commission of Inquiry into the Banks.

Duration: 00:10:19


Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe refuses to resign

11/19/2017
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Zimbabwe's ruling party sacked Mugabe and threatened impeachment if he doesn't step down.

Duration: 00:09:24


Monday Finance with Michael Janda

11/19/2017
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RN Breakfast's Business Reporter Michael Janda previews the week ahead in business and finance.

Duration: 00:07:58


Trump says he should have left US basketballers in Chinese jail — World News with Matt Bevan

11/19/2017
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LaVar Ball, the father of one of the players, said Trump didn't do as much to help as he's making out.

Duration: 00:04:13


Melbourne hosts world toilet summit

11/19/2017
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More than 1000 children die each day from diarrhoeal diseases due to poor sanitation.

Duration: 00:09:28


ABC launches Myanmar-Bangladesh Crisis Appeal

11/19/2017
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The appeal has been launched to support Rohingya Muslims in Bangladesh.

Duration: 00:09:58


Trump reverses ban on elephant importation

11/16/2017
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US President Donald Trump has reversed a ban and will now allow the importation of elephant parts from countries including Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Duration: 00:06:53


Science with Chris Smith: Scientists discover Earth-sized planet

11/16/2017
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Space scientists have discovered an Earth-sized planet which is orbiting a star and is relatively close to our solar system.

Duration: 00:04:21


Fight to stop bushfire arson

11/16/2017
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We generally think of bushfires as 'natural disasters' - but half of Australian bushfires are either suspicious or deliberately lit.

Duration: 00:05:14


The Big Australian under pressure to quit Minerals Council over coal lobbying

11/16/2017
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The world's biggest mining company has told lobby groups and politicians to "back off" and let the market resolve Australia's energy impasse, at its annual general meeting in Melbourne.

Duration: 00:07:02


Mungo man remains returned to descendants

11/16/2017
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The remains of the first known Australian, Mungo Man, will be returned to their original resting place in far western NSW after a 43-year-campaign by his descendants.

Duration: 00:08:03


Politics with Alice Workman

11/16/2017
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Parliament House Bureau Chief for BuzzFeed News Alice Workman joins RN Breakfast from our Parliament House studio to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Duration: 00:06:04


UN climate negotiations wind up in Germany

11/16/2017
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The latest round of UN climate negotiations wind up in the German city of Bonn later today with 200 nations discussing the future of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement.

Duration: 00:08:43


US Republicans pass 1.5 trillion dollar corporate tax cut

11/16/2017
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The Republicans in the House of Representatives has passed a 1.5 trillion dollar tax cut to corporations and the richest 1 per cent of Americans.

Duration: 00:05:47

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