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National News Headlines, July 20: • The Immigration Minister has confirmed Manus Island will close by October with refugees settled in the US. • Tests have confirmed cladding used at Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra hospital is flammable. • Cattle farmers say a former Labour Agricultural Minister banned all live exports to Indonesia … despite...

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National News Headlines, July 19: • It’s claimed a criminal syndicate operating at the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre has been smuggling drugs and phones to those inside. • Peter Dutton will be elevated to a more powerful position in Federal Government as Minister for the new Home Affairs portfolio. • The death...

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National News Headlines, July 14: • The Federal government says the extradition of a man from Indonesia for people smuggling offences sends a strong warning to others. • Possible remnants from lost flight MH370 have been found off Africa’s east coast. • Toxic smoke from a recycling centre fire in Melbourne’s north has...

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National News Headlines, July 13: • Farmers and Greens say the government buy-back of part of a mine-exploration licence doesn’t do enough to protect food production land in NSW. • A Gold Coast security company owner is fronting court after allegedly threatening to sack staff if they spoke with inspectors from Fair...

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National News Headlines, July 12: • The Prime Minister is defending his comments that the Liberal Party is not a ‘conservative’ party. • Fire authorities have issued a warning about solar panel safety after a number of fires around Australia. • 16 people are dead after heavy rain caused landslides in India. • It’s...

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National News Headlines, July 10: • An enquiry into Medicare’s online security is being launched after patient details were sold on the internet. • The operator of a prison in Sydney’s being investigated after guards were accused of supplying contraband including drugs, phones and razors. • Malcolm Turnball remains preferred Prime Minister despite...

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National News Headlines, July 7: • The Prime Minister is in Germany ahead of the G20 summit … as tens-of-thousands gather to protest the meeting of world leaders. • Meantime … Donald Trump has warned the West must ‘show the will to survive’ during a speech in Poland. • The US is warning...

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National News Headlines, July 6: • Russia and China have rejected any move to resolve the North Korean missile crisis by force. • Retail groups are criticising a plan that would allow casual workers to become permanent after 1 year. • A 19-year-old ADFA Cadet has been found not guilty of raping a...

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National News Headlines, July 5: • Russia and China have called for North Korea to end missile testing and for the US and South Korea to stop training exercises ... as tension on the Korean peninsula simmers. • Meantime ... experts say while North Korea’s latest missile test could reach Alaska ......

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National News Headlines, July 4: • Union calls for 10 days of paid Domestic Violence leave have been rejected. • The head of Border Force is on leave amid reports of an 'investigation into his personal behaviour'. • Police are searching for the owner of a suitcase found in Sydney’s west ... with...