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Another day in the colony - another murdered Aboriginal woman and no one held accountable. Can’t share any links to articles because they are all so dehumanising. She and her family deserve better. Inquiry set down for September this year.
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A Nobel Peace Prize that Russian journalist Dmitry Muratov was auctioning off to raise money for Ukrainian child refugees has sold for $103.5 million. Before this, the most ever paid for a Nobel Prize medal was $4.76 million. apne.ws/fhR7X6f
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Floods in South Asia continue to wreak havoc, hindering authorities’ efforts to deliver food and drinking water to shelters across northeastern India and north and northeastern regions of Bangladesh. apne.ws/Lsu9jwB
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World swimming’s governing body has effectively banned transgender women from competing in women’s events. FINA members voted 71.5% in favor of a policy that only permits swimmers who transitioned before age 12 to compete in women’s events. apne.ws/rlh6Q2a
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Scientists in Europe say they have traced the genetic origins of the Black Death to a site by Lake Issyk Kul, in what is now Kyrgyzstan. The bacterial plague wiped out half the continent’s population in the 14th century. apne.ws/l2BRN45
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Thanks to everyone who helped make this happen. A huge honour and privilege to serve a community I love. Lots to do so straight into it. canberratimes.com.au/story/7…
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Women’s basketball Hall of Fame coach Marsha Sharp says Title IX is the most impactful legislation of the 20th century because it affected half of the U.S. But she and other basketball icons warn of complacency as Title IX turns 50. By @TeresaMWalker apne.ws/3OHOJmP
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Still picks up the phone for @DennisPassa
A good news story in the Australian political arena. Rucks and mauls to political brawls, meet Senator David Pocock. He’ll run with it. (from @AP) apnews.com/article/de5727ffe…
nice one @Tonaaayy_ with a couple of quiet words on behalf of Australia.
Never change @Tonaaayy_ 🤣🤣🤣 #AUSPER #Socceroos
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to the bloke holding the Aloisi shirt up behind the goal you have my respect x
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"We are here to say that enough is enough.” Women marched in protest after gunmen with explosives killed dozens in an attack on a Catholic church in southwestern Nigeria on Sunday.
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Manufacturers are quietly shrinking packages without lowering prices. It’s dubbed “shrinkflation,” and it’s accelerating worldwide. In the U.S., a small box of Kleenex now has 5 fewer tissues. In the U.K., Nestle shaved 10 grams off coffee tins. apne.ws/y3zxNQ4
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1 more to go 💪🏽
FULL TIME | All over here in Doha, we progress to the intercontinental play-off against Peru on Tuesday morning! Goals from Jackson Irvine & Ajdin Hrustic take Australia within 90 minutes of the @fifaworldcup #UAEvAUS #AsianQualifiers #AllForTheSocceroos
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Where is the Brazilian government?
I just spoke to indigenous leader in the Javari region of Brazil. He told me there were now 25 indigenous searchers out on river looking for Dom & Bruno but v little in way of government response. "It's horrible, terrible," he said. "But we're doing all we can to find them"
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More than 800 people have been charged in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol, which left officers bloodied and sent lawmakers into hiding. Here's a look at who's been charged, who's been convicted and what the punishments have been. apne.ws/yUhPCFc
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As attackers opened fire on worshippers inside a Catholic church in southwestern Nigeria on Sunday, other gunmen waited outside to kill those trying to flee, officials said. At least 50 people including children were killed in the attack. apne.ws/tGk5L7X
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