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National News Headlines, April 24: • The first round of polls in France’s Presidential election have closed ... analysts say a large number of voters may turn their back on mainstream parties.• Meantime 29% of voters in Australia say they have abandoned the major parties.• Welfare recipients will be stripped of...

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National News Headlines, April 21: • Social Services Minister Christian Porter says the upcoming budget will target housing affordability.• The Prime Minister says he is not ‘at war’ with Tony Abbott.• Women with epilepsy are being urged to consult their doctor before having children ... after medication was linked to birth...

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National News Headlines, April 20: • It will become tougher to become an Australian Citizen under changes planned by the Federal Government.• There are calls for a ban on donations from property developers to local government candidates. • Some regional businesses say they could struggle to find workers if the 457 visa...

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National News Headlines, April 19: • The Opposition has called the axing of 457 Visas a ‘stunt’ ... the Prime Minister says the change is aimed at putting Australians first.• New figures show nearly 6 and a half thousand women and girls ended up in hospital in 2013-14 ... due to...

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National News Headlines, April 18: • A teenage girl has been killed in a shark attack near Esperance in Western Australia. • There are calls for a rethink of security measures at the Sydney Opera House ... with claims some areas are vulnerable to a terror attack. • A boy is in a...

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National News Headlines, April 13: • An investigation is underway after 15 people were injured on a QANTAS flight from Melbourne to Hong Kong last week. • Centrelink and Medicare staff are stepping-up their fight for a pay rise ... with two weeks of rolling stoppages. • A Senate enquiry into insurance transparency...

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National News Headlines, April 12: • The US Secretary of State is visiting Russia to discuss Syria ... it comes as the Kremlin says its relationship with Washington is at its lowest point since the Cold War. • Meantime North Korea says it’s ready for war ... in response to US ships...

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National News Headlines, April 7: • Autopsy results have confirmed chemical weapons were used in an attack in Syria this week. France is urging for a diplomatic solution as the US calls for more force.