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Joyce stepping down as Deputy Prime Minister

2/23/2018
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Opposition Leader Bill Shorten is calling for changes in how the deputy prime minister is determined in a Coalition government following Barnaby Joyce's planned resignation from the position.

Duration:00:04:26

Deaths, injuries soar but no agreement yet on humanitarian ceasefire in Syria

2/22/2018
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There is no agreement as yet on a UN Security Council resolution for a ceasefire in Syria, even though a temporary halt in fighting would allow the delivery of emergency humanitarian aid and the medical evacuation of injured civilians.

Duration:00:03:59

Domestic concerns hound PM to Washington

2/22/2018
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is in Washington to meet United States President Donald Trump, but the issues dogging his government at home have followed him to Washington.

Duration:00:03:15

First Nationals MP's call for Joyce to step down

2/22/2018
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Barnaby Joyce's future as National Party leader is in question again after Andrew Broad became the first Nationals MP to publicly call for the Deputy Prime Minister to quit.

Duration:00:02:25

Australians leading work to change rotavirus threat at birth

2/22/2018
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Rotavirus has gone from a condition affecting thousands of Australian babies each year to barely having an impact, but that's not true around the world.

Duration:00:04:34

WEEKEND SPORT PREVIEW

2/22/2018
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The Winter Olympics are coming to an end, but there's plenty more sport over the weekend to keep fans busy.

Duration:00:02:55

Students, parents, teachers meet President Trump seeking tighter gun control

2/22/2018
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US president Donald Trump has met students, parents and teachers seeking tighter gun control in an emotional encounter at the White House.

Duration:00:03:15

Rights groups note a global rise in hate speech

2/22/2018
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A major human-rights report says hate-filled narratives by governments around the world are giving licence to bigotry and discrimination against marginalised groups.

Duration:00:04:35

Evangelist Billy Graham dies aged 99

2/22/2018
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Billy Graham, an influential evangelical preacher and confidant to several US presidents, has died at his home at the age of 99.

Duration:00:03:49

Death toll in Damascus enclave rising dramatically

2/21/2018
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Continuing nights of air strikes in Ghouta, the rebel-held enclave within Syria's capital Damascus, have killed hundreds of people in just 48 hours.

Duration:00:02:59

Australia's gun laws and the latest US mass shooting

2/21/2018
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As the United States grapples with the fallout from its latest fatal school shooting and how that might affect the country's gun laws, Australia has now reached 22 years without a mass killing.

Duration:00:03:21

The celebration of International Mother Language Day

2/21/2018
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International Mother Language Day is an event created by UNESCO to celebrate and preserve the almost 7,000 languages spoken across the world.

Duration:00:03:52

Ministers criticise Abbott's call for cutting immigration numbers

2/21/2018
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Former prime minister Tony Abbott's calls to dramatically reduce Australia's immigration intake have received a frosty reception from Cabinet ministers.

Duration:00:03:51

Shehadie: 'He was everything you'd heard about him and so much more'

2/21/2018
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Hundreds of mourners have farewelled former rugby great, Sydney Lord Mayor and SBS chairman Sir Nicholas Shehadie.

Duration:00:03:01

Danish fans exude confidence ahead of Socceroos match-up

2/21/2018
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Most Danes feel confident Denmark will defeat Australia when the two teams face off in football's World Cup group stages in June.

Duration:00:03:15

World's most consumed alcohol trying to win the West

2/21/2018
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A potent Chinese spirit is getting a makeover with the help of inventive bartenders in a bid to boost its appeal to Western markets like Australia.

Duration:00:04:26

Palestinians ignore US offer, call instead for UNSC peace conference

2/20/2018
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The US has told a UN Security Council meeting it is ready to lead Middle East peace talks, but the Palestinian President instead wants a special peace conference with Israel and the five permanent Security Council members.

Duration:00:03:50

Iceland's proposed circumcision ban: could it happen in Australia?

2/20/2018
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Iceland is examining legislation calling for a ban on male circumcision until the boy is old enough to make the decision for himself, dismaying religious groups.

Duration:00:04:28

Government announces national plan to target elder abuse

2/20/2018
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The plan intends to address the neglect and exploitation of older people in all forms, whether financial, physical or emotional.

Duration:00:02:53

Organ donation still lagging despite 10,000 lives saved

2/20/2018
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More than 10,000 Australian lives have been saved since the nation's organ and tissue donation program was introduced, but the latest report shows Australia's numbers are still relatively low.

Duration:00:02:51

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