Year 11 and 12 international Chinese students to be allowed to return to Australia with quarantine r

Year 11 and 12 international Chinese students to be allowed to return to Australia with quarantine r

Federal Education Minister Dan Tehan, and Victorian Education Minister James Merlino announce that year 11 and 12 secondary students from China will be allowed to return to Australia under strict quarantine guidelines. Australia's Chief Medical Of...
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Covid 19 has been contained in Australia - no evidence of any possibility of contagion in the commun

Covid 19 has been contained in Australia - no evidence of any possibility of contagion in the commun

Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt says that Australians should be out in the community supporting Chinese Australians, stating emphatically that the Corvid 19 cononavirus has been contained, and that there is no reasonable threat of infection. Aus...
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Extra quarantine of Diamon Princess passangers justified as 6 cases confirmed

Extra quarantine of Diamon Princess passangers justified as 6 cases confirmed

Australian Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy and Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt update the Corvid 19 coronavirus situation in regards to the Diamond Princess cruise line passangers. Murphy says the extra Australian based quarantine has prove...
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Health Minister Greg Hunt Coronavirus update - China travel ban and international students

Health Minister Greg Hunt Coronavirus update - China travel ban and international students

Update on the corvid 19 coronavirus travel ban and its affects on international students. Speaking is: Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt.
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RAW: Tahiata family leave Brisbane court

RAW: Tahiata family leave Brisbane court

Tuhirangi-Thomas Tahiata's family leaves Brisbane's Supreme Court on February 21 after he was convicted of the murders of Cory Breton and Iuliana Triscaru. The pair were trapped inside a toolbox and dumped in a Queensland creek.
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'No amount of time will bring Corey back': Tahiata sentenced over toolbox double murder

'No amount of time will bring Corey back': Tahiata sentenced over toolbox double murder

Miranda Parkinson speaks to reporters in Brisbane after Tuhirangi-Thomas Tahiata was sentenced to life behind bars for the murder of two people. Cory Breton, Parkinson’s partner, and Iuliana Triscaru were tapped inside a toolbox and dumped in a Qu...
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SA pranksters challenge police to "underwater car race" outside court

SA pranksters challenge police to "underwater car race" outside court

YouTube prankster Michael Alexander Philippou is followed by fellow pranksters outside a South Australian court after he was charged for being filmed while driving a car filled with water through a local bottle shop drive-through. Philippou's brot...
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Paul Toole of the NSW Nationals speaks to the media at the site of the Wallan train derailment

Paul Toole of the NSW Nationals speaks to the media at the site of the Wallan train derailment

Deputy Leader of the New South Wales Nationals Paul Toole speaks to the media from the site of the Wallan train derailment north of Melbourne. The driver and the pilot of the train were killed when it left the tracks, though none of the 153 were k...
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Wallan train derailment - transport accident investigators inspect the train crash that killed two

Wallan train derailment - transport accident investigators inspect the train crash that killed two

All overlay video (no sound) of the Wallan train derailment that killed the driver and pilot of the Sydney to Melbourne service. 153 passangers survived the accident 40 kms north of Melbourne.
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Greens MP "pleased" Qld cop stood down from car deaths investigation

Greens MP "pleased" Qld cop stood down from car deaths investigation

Greens senator Larissa Waters outside Brisbane's Parliament House says she's happy the detective leading the investigation of the murder of Hannah Clarke and her three children was stood down due to his inappropriate comments. Waters is attending ...
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Train derailment in Wallan kills driver and pilot - amazing that none of the 153 died

Train derailment in Wallan kills driver and pilot - amazing that none of the 153 died

Package from the Wallan train derailment that killed two near Wallan in Victoria. Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack offers his sympathies for the families of the driver and pilot of the train who died, while Inspector Peter Koger of Victoria...
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Greens MP at Qld domestic violence rally

Greens MP at Qld domestic violence rally

Greens senator Larissa Waters outside Brisbane's Parliament House says the federal government needs to invest in frontline domestic violence services following the murder of Hannah Clarke and her three children by their father. Waters is attending...
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'Justice has been done for Robert': NZ man jailed over cold case killing

'Justice has been done for Robert': NZ man jailed over cold case killing

Vilija Sabeckis, the niece of murder victim Robert Sabeckis, speaks outside Adelaide’s Supreme Court after his killer was jailed for six years. “No amount of time the offender spends in prison will bring Robert back, but we can take some comfort t...
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Cop stood aside for "integrity" of Qld car deaths investigation

Cop stood aside for "integrity" of Qld car deaths investigation

Queensland Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll apologises for remarks made by Detective Inspector Mark Thompson over the death of a Brisbane mother and her three children. Carroll says he is an extraordinarily committed, experienced and brilliant...
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Train derailment in Wallan kills driver and pilot - amazing that none of the 153 died

Train derailment in Wallan kills driver and pilot - amazing that none of the 153 died

Package from the Wallan train derailment that killed two near Wallan in Victoria. Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack offers his sympathies for the families of the driver and pilot of the train who died, while Inspector Peter Koger of Victoria...
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"Their hearts are sinking": Lawyer after dam operator appeals class action NSW

"Their hearts are sinking": Lawyer after dam operator appeals class action NSW

Maurice Blackburn lawyer Rebecca Gilsenan speaks to media outside NSW Supreme Court after thousands of 2011 Brisbane floods victims learn a Queensland dam operator will appeal a court decision finding it was partly responsible for water damage. "T...
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Fatal train crash inquiry to examine speed

Fatal train crash inquiry to examine speed

Investigators will examine whether the XPT train that derailed north of Melbourne, killing the driver and pilot, was speeding to make up time.
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One in eight Australians live in poverty

One in eight Australians live in poverty

Australian Council of Social Service CEO Cassandra Goldie speaks to reporters in Sydney, saying over 3 million people in Australia are estimated to be living below the poverty line. An Australian Council of Social Service and UNSW joint study fou...
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Brother after sister's cheating husband jailed for manslaughter NSW

Brother after sister's cheating husband jailed for manslaughter NSW

Brother of Michele Lord, Graham Flatman, speaks outside NSW Supreme Court after Lord's unfaithful husband is jailed for at least eight years for her manslaughter. Edward Kenneth Lord, 56, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Michele Lord who suff...
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V/Line CEO James Pinder press conference at the site of the Wallan train derailment

V/Line CEO James Pinder press conference at the site of the Wallan train derailment

Full press conference from V/Line CEO James Pinder speaks to the media at the site of the Wallan train derailment.
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Deputy PM McCormack Wallan train derailment press conference

Deputy PM McCormack Wallan train derailment press conference

Full press conference of Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack at the Wallan train derailment that killed two people.
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Victoria Police update on the Wallan train derailment

Victoria Police update on the Wallan train derailment

Inspector Peter Koger of the Victoria Police updates the media on the derailment of a passanger train near Wallan north of Melbourne.
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RAW: PM serves food, chats with personnel at NT RAAF base

RAW: PM serves food, chats with personnel at NT RAAF base

Prime Minister Scott Morrison serves foods and chats at the RAAF base at Tindal in the Northern Territory where he announced a $1.1 billion upgrade to the airbase to accelerate the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter rollout and boost military ties with the...
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"Surprised" Vic train crash didn't kill more, still missing persons

"Surprised" Vic train crash didn't kill more, still missing persons

Acting Inspector Peter Fusinato talks to media after a Sydney to Melbourne XPT diesel locomotive and five carriages came off tracks near Wallan Station, killing a train driver and a train pilot. Fusinato says after inspecting the sight he is "surp...
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Derailed train at Wallan north of Melbourne

Derailed train at Wallan north of Melbourne

Images of the derailed train at Wallan that killed two people. (No sound).
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Police officer charged with murder after aboriginal woman shot dead

Police officer charged with murder after aboriginal woman shot dead

WA Police Commissioner Chris Dawson speaks to reporters on February 20 after a policeman was charged with murder over the shooting death of Joyce Clarke. Ms Clarke, 29, was allegedly armed with a knife when the police officer shot her on a street ...
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German gunman kills 9 in latest far-right attack

German gunman kills 9 in latest far-right attack

German authorities have said the gunman who killed nine people with migrant backgrounds in Frankfurt was motivated by racism, the latest in a long line of far-right attacks in German.
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VIC train crash could have killed more

VIC train crash could have killed more

Acting Inspector Peter Fusinato talks to media after a Sydney to Melbourne XPT diesel locomotive and five carriages came off tracks near Wallan Station, killing a train driver and a train pilot. Fusinato says it would have looked like a horrific s...
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Police appeal to anyone who knew the Baxters to come forward

Police appeal to anyone who knew the Baxters to come forward

Det Insp Mark Thompson discusses the investigation into death of Baxter family in Camp Hill car fire yesterday. After seeing the public comment in social media the police believe there are people with any knowledge of the family dynamic and their ...
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Mangalore crash update with footage of ATSB investigators at the crash site

Mangalore crash update with footage of ATSB investigators at the crash site

**Update with overlay of ATSB inspectors assessing one of the crash sites.** Inspector Peter Koger of the Victoria Police, and Nat Nagy of The Australian Transport Safety Bureau speak to the media about the mid-air collision of two light aircraft ...
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PM says bushfire victims deserve answers

PM says bushfire victims deserve answers

Prime Minister Scott Morrison in Sydney announces the royal commission into the Australian bushfire crisis, and says victims deserve answers. "I was also considering how we needed to move to the next stage of learning from what had been a devastat...
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PM questioned over fire chiefs at royal commission announcement

PM questioned over fire chiefs at royal commission announcement

Prime Minister Scott Morrison announces the royal commission into Australia's bushfire crisis, and responds to whether the inquiry should hear evidence from the former fire chiefs. "It's up to them who they call, how they call and when they run th...
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PM announces bushfire royal commission

PM announces bushfire royal commission

Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks in Sydney about the terms of reference for a royal commission into Australia’s bushfire crisis. The terms of reference show a focus on which levels of government are responsible for preparedness, response, resi...
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Police confirm the deaths of four people in light aircraft mid-air collision as ATSB begin investiga

Police confirm the deaths of four people in light aircraft mid-air collision as ATSB begin investiga

Inspector Peter Koger of the Victoria Police, and Nat Nagy of The Australian Transport Safety Bureau speak to the media about the mid-air collision of two light aircraft near the Mangalore Airport north of Melbourne yesterday. They confirm the dea...
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ATSB discuss mid-air plane crash that killed four in Victoria

ATSB discuss mid-air plane crash that killed four in Victoria

Executive Director Transport Safety Mr Nat Nagy of the ATSB discusses the events as know so far in the deaths of four people when two light aircraft collided mid-air near the Mangalore Airport north of Melbourne on Wednesday the 19th of February.
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Eddie Obeid leaves Sydney court

Eddie Obeid leaves Sydney court

Former Labor minister Eddie Obeid leaves the NSW Supreme Court. Obeid, 76, his 50-year-old son Moses, and former NSW ministerial colleague Ian Macdonald, 70, have pleaded not guilty over an alleged coalmining conspiracy between 2007 and 2009.
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RAW:Anthony Albanese leaves court

RAW:Anthony Albanese leaves court

February 20,2020. Federal Opposition leader Anthony Albanese leaves NSW Supreme Court after giving evidence at the conspiracy trial of Labor powerbroker Eddie Obeid. Obeid, 76, his 50-year-old son Moses, and former NSW ministerial colleague Ian Ma...
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Jobless rate rises to 5.3% in January

Jobless rate rises to 5.3% in January

Australia's unemployment rate has risen slightly to 5.3 per cent in official figures for January and economists expect it to go up further.
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RAW: Evacuees from coronavirus-hit cruise ship arrive at Howard Springs

RAW: Evacuees from coronavirus-hit cruise ship arrive at Howard Springs

A convoy of vehicles containing Australians evacuated from a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan arrives at a facility at Howard Springs, 30km southeast of Darwin. Some 180 citizens and permanent residents took up the federal government's offer o...
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RAW: Australians on coronavirus-hit cruise ship touch down in Darwin, attend

RAW: Australians on coronavirus-hit cruise ship touch down in Darwin, attend

A group of Australians on a coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan for two weeks touch down in Darwin on a special Qantas flight before being quarantined. Some 180 citizens and permanent residents had taken up the federal government's offer of a sea...
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Smith, Warner return to South Africa

Smith, Warner return to South Africa

Steve Smith and David Warner have returned to South Africa for the first time since the ball-tampering saga that rocked the cricket world in March 2018.
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Ex-NSW Labor leader Luke Foley attends court

Ex-NSW Labor leader Luke Foley attends court

Ex-NSW Labor leader Luke Foley attends the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney to give evidence at the conspiracy trial of Labor powerbroker Eddie Obeid. Obeid, 76, his 50-year-old son Moses, and former NSW ministerial colleague Ian Macdonald, 70, have pl...
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Ian Macdonald attends Sydney court

Ian Macdonald attends Sydney court

Former Labor minister Eddie Obeid's ministerial colleague Ian Macdonald, 70, attends the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney over an alleged coal mining conspiracy between 2007 and 2009. Obeid, 76, his son Moses, and Macdonald, have pleaded not guilty.
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Moses Obeid attends court

Moses Obeid attends court

Former Labor minister Eddie Obeid's 50-year-old son Moses attends the NSW Supreme Court in Sydney over an alleged coal mining conspiracy between 2007 and 2009.Obeid, 76, Moses, and former NSW ministerial colleague Ian Macdonald, 70, have pleaded n...
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Trump offered Assange 'pardon'

Trump offered Assange 'pardon'

US President Donald Trump offered WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange a US presidential pardon or "some way out" two years ago, according to evidence to be presented at his London extradition trial.
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Aussies on virus-hit ship to be evacuated

Aussies on virus-hit ship to be evacuated

Immigration minister Alan Tudge speaks to reporters in Sydney as nearly 200 Australians pack their bags and undergo coronavirus tests in ahead of leaving an infected cruise ship in Japan. Immigration Minister Tudge says 180 Australians will be eva...
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SA Governor visits Chinatown urging the public to return

SA Governor visits Chinatown urging the public to return

SA Governor Hieu Van Le visits Adelaide's Chinatown district and speaks to vendors about the downturn in trading conditions since the coronavirus has kept customers away. Businesses say they have lost up to 70 per cent of trade.
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Man in court for impersonating fire service officer superglues his hand to the bar table

Man in court for impersonating fire service officer superglues his hand to the bar table

Marcus Anthony Burke speaks to reporters outside the Brisbane Magistrates Court. He was in court charged with impersonating an authorised fire services officer when he superglued his hands to the bar table. He has been charged with contempt.
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