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Made in Bury: Elephant in the Room – video

A group of Bury and Rochdale residents who have lived through experiences such as prison, addiction, mental health problems and homelessness came together and called themselves the Elephants Trail. They want to be voice for others, hold local power to account – and, now, make films about what’s happening in their town. This is the second film in a collaborative video series called Made in Britain.This video references suicide and self-harm. In the UK and Irish Republic ,contact Samaritans on 116...
Tags: UK, Australia, US, UK News, Poverty, Mental Health, Britain, Food Banks, Greater Manchester, Rochdale, North Of England, Irish Republic, National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, Lifeline


Opener Sibley pulls out of England Lions squad

Opener Dom Sibley withdraws from the England Lions squad for the tour of Australia this winter to work on his batting at home.
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Australia spinner Lyon expects Stokes to play in Ashes

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder Ben Stokes to play some part in the 2021-22 Ashes series.
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Ben Stokes: Australia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder to return for Ashes

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon expects England all-rounder Ben Stokes to play some part in the 2021-22 Ashes series.
Tags: England, News, Australia, Ben Stokes, Nathan Lyon


Australia: Webinar: Dealing With Absent Employees In The Workplace - Vincent Young

In this recent webinar, Erin Lynch, Employment Partner, discussed how to manage absent employees, best practice in dealing with unfit employees and potential legal risks.
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Australia: Australian Federal Government Proposes Major Class Action Law Reforms - Jones Day

The Australian Federal Government has released a draft exposure bill, the Treasury Laws Amendment (Measures for Consultation) Bill 2021: Litigation funders ("Draft Bill"), that proposes significant changes to Australia's class action regime.
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Australia politics live news: WA offers $1m reward in Cleo Smith search; Labor pushes Coalition on federal Icac; Melbourne lockdown set to end

Scott Morrison will also appear on Nine’s commercial breakfast TV show. No doubt we’ll have one of the favoured radio shows pop up as a media alert soon.Penny Wong is now in the ABC radio studios speaking to Fran Kelly on ABC RN. Continue reading...
Tags: Labor, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Melbourne, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, WA, ICAC, Nine, Fran Kelly, Cop26


Australia politics live news: WA offers $1m reward in Cleo Smith search; Labor pushes Coalition on federal Icac; Victoria Covid cases jump

Question time debate centres on climate and Christian Porter; Covid case numbers rise in NSW and Victoria, where 2,232 cases were recorded; Victoria hits 70% vaccination target and passes 90% first dose milestone ahead of the end of Melbourne’s lockdown; Nationals MPs poised to hand PM details of what they require to secure support for a 2050 net zero emissions target – follow all today’s newsChristian Porter still faces scrutiny over donations declaration despite government blocking Labor bid f...
Tags: Labor, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Morrison, Porter, WA, Vic


Australia politics live: Labor pushes Coalition on federal Icac in question time; Victoria Covid cases jump as end of Melbourne lockdown looms

Question time debate centres on climate and Christian Porter; Covid case numbers rise in NSW and Victoria, where 2,232 cases were recorded; Victoria hits 70% vaccination target and passes 90% first dose milestone ahead of the end of Melbourne’s lockdown; Nationals MPs poised to hand PM details of what they require to secure support for a 2050 net zero emissions target – follow all today’s newsChristian Porter still faces scrutiny over donations declaration despite government blocking Labor bid f...
Tags: Labor, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Melbourne, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Morrison, Porter, Vic, ICAC


Australia: Off-the-plan contracts: A tale of two stories - Holding Redlich

Disputes can arise when not everything promised is provided, or maybe the completed building is not exactly as promised.
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Australia Faces Export Tariffs if Net Zero Not Endorsed, Warns Minister

By Colin PackhamCANBERRA (Reuters) - Australia risks having tariffs imposed on its exports if it fails to adopt a target of net zero carbon...
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Australia Should Change Laws to Accommodate Crypto, Senate Report Says

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia needs to introduce new regulations for digital asset miners, such as tax discounts and a licensing regime for crypto...
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Australia politics live: climate deadline looms as Nationals prepare demands for Morrison; Victoria records 2,232 Covid cases, NSW 372

Covid case numbers rise in Victoria and NSW; Victoria hits 70% vaccination target; Nationals MPs poised to hand PM details of what they require to secure support for a 2050 net zero emissions target – follow all today’s newsNSW and Vic restrictions; Vic hotspotsVaccine rollout and rates trackerCovid cases and data trackerScott Morrison will also appear on Nine’s commercial breakfast TV show. No doubt we’ll have one of the favoured radio shows pop up as a media alert soon.Penny Wong is now in the...
Tags: Abc, Australia, Australia news, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Morrison, NSW, Vic, Nine, Fran Kelly, Cop26, ABC RN Continue


Comiket 99 Won’t Deny Those Who Refuse Vaccination

In a move that will surely be a breath of fresh air in comparison to the West (and even worse, Australia), those in charge of the upcoming Comiket 99 encouraged attendees to receive their vaccinations against the Coronavirus, but also informed the masses they don’t intend to deny entry to those who refuse to take […]
Tags: Health, Japan, Politics, Winter, Australia, Events, Tokyo, Anime, Announcements, Tokyo Big Sight, Comiket, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: climate deadline looms as Nationals prepare demands; Victoria records 2,232 Covid cases, NSW 372

Covid case numbers rise in Victoria and NSW; Victoria hits 70% vaccination target; Nationals MPs poised to hand PM details of what they require to secure support for a 2050 net zero emissions target – follow all today’s newsNSW and Vic restrictions; Vic hotspotsVaccine rollout and rates trackerCovid cases and data trackerScott Morrison will also appear on Nine’s commercial breakfast TV show. No doubt we’ll have one of the favoured radio shows pop up as a media alert soon.Penny Wong is now in the...
Tags: Abc, Australia, Australia news, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Morrison, NSW, Vic, Nine, Fran Kelly, Cop26, ABC RN Continue


Australia politics live: climate deadline looms as Nationals prepare list of demands for Scott Morrison

Nationals MPs are poised to hand the PM details of what they require to secure support for a 2050 net zero emissions targetNSW and Vic restrictions; Vic hotspotsVaccine rollout and rates trackerCovid cases and data trackerScott Morrison will also appear on Nine’s commercial breakfast TV show. No doubt we’ll have one of the favoured radio shows pop up as a media alert soon.Penny Wong is now in the ABC radio studios speaking to Fran Kelly on ABC RN. Continue reading...
Tags: Abc, Australia, Australia news, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Canberra, Scott Morrison, Penny Wong, Morrison, Vic, Nine, Fran Kelly, Cop26, ABC RN Continue


Morning mail: Fears vaccines could be wasted, Brazil’s president accused, AI robot sparks row

Thursday: The number of unused AstraZeneca doses in Australia has ballooned above 7m. Plus, an AI artist robot causes a diplomatic fracasGood morning. There is a push to send Australia’s excess AstraZeneca stock abroad, the Brazilian president is facing calls he be charged with crimes against humanity, and Aboriginal child welfare advocates call for legislative review in NSW.Doctors and pharmacists are being urged to use excess AstraZeneca vaccine stock amid fears much of the current 7m surplus ...
Tags: Australia, Brazil, Astrazeneca, Pacific, Ama, Mukesh Haikerwal


What will happen in the weeks after Queen Elizabeth II's passing

The Queen has been sitting on the royal throne since 1952 - that's the longest reign of any monarch in British history. Operation London Bridge is the code name given to the plan in place for the days and weeks after Queen Elizabeth II's passing. Queen Elizabeth's funeral will be one of the biggest funerals of the century, and will bring the U.K to a standstill. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Following is a transcript of the video.Operation London Bridge...
Tags: Video, Politics, UK, London, Australia, Trends, Bbc, BBC News, United Kingdom, Monarchy, Prince Charles, Kate Middleton, Prince William, Buckingham Palace, Prince Harry, Cardiff


China and Russia send message to Japan and US with first-of-its-kind transit by warships

A group of Russian and Chinese naval vessels during joint military drills in the Sea of Japan in a still image from video taken October 18, 2021. Russian Defence Ministry/Handout via REUTERS Chinese and Russian vessels have for the first time jointly sailed through the Tsugaru Strait between Japan's Honshu and Hokkaido islands. The strait is an international waterway due to a Cold War-era decision to allow US ships carrying nuclear weapons to pass through without violating Japan's ...
Tags: Asia, Japan, Vladimir Putin, Australia, China, Russia, India, US, Trends, James Brown, Beijing, Xi Jinping, Moscow, Tokyo, Pacific, Pacific Ocean


Podcast #749: Let the Children Play!

In Finland, children don’t start formal schooling until age seven, aren’t subject to standardized testing, and always get at least one hour of physical activity a day, broken into 15-minute free-play breaks every hour, which take place outside no matter the weather. Finnish parents and teachers espouse mantras like, “Let children be children,” “The children must play,” and “The work of a child is to play.” Yet despite this emphasis on play, Finnish students still achieve enviable academic out...
Tags: Podcast, Australia, Life, People, Finland, Fatherhood, Pasi Sahlberg, William Doyle, LEGO Foundation, PASI, Pasi Pasi


Google's drone delivery company is partnering with Walgreens to deliver meds, food, and household items to customers in Dallas

Wing and Walgreens partner for drone deliveries Wing Drone delivery company Wing is bringing air delivery service to the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Wing is partnering with Walgreens to deliver over-the-counter medications, food, and household items to residents. The Dallas operation will be the first major US metro with drone delivery service and the largest in the world. Google-owned drone delivery company Wing is bringing air delivery to the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan a...
Tags: Google, Transportation, Technology, News, Australia, Israel, US, Trends, Walmart, Features, Walgreens, Drones, Finland, Dallas, Aviation, Starbucks


Back To The Outback: Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)The train of original animated films for Netflix doesn't seem to be stopping anytime soon, with "Back to the Outback" coming our way at the end of 2021. The feature will be animated by Reel FX Creative Studios, the same animation team behind films like "Free Birds" and "Book of Life," who also lent a hand for the animation on "Ug...
Tags: Movies, Australia, Disney, America, Netflix, Madagascar, Maddie, Tim Minchin, Koala, Frank, Blue Mountains, Tony, Outback, Zoe, Chaz, Cripps


Rohit Sharma leads the charge as India finish T20 World Cup warm-ups with victory over Australia

Virat Kohli turned his arm over as India looked to explore bowling options
Tags: Australia, India, Sport, Cricket, Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma


Check out 9 pitch decks that legal-tech startups used to raise millions

The legal-tech space has raised more than $1 billion in funding so far this year. Samantha Lee/Insider Funding for legal-tech has surprassed $1 billion for 2021 so far. VC firms, private equity, and even traditional law players are pouring money in. Check out these 9 pitch decks for examples of how legal-tech startup founders sold their vision. See more stories on Insider's business page. As law firms and their clients seek to digitize and streamline work, VCs have been opening thei...
Tags: Google, Australia, Softbank, Trends, Atlanta, Paris, New Zealand, International court of justice, Denmark, Houston, Copenhagen, General Atlantic, Clio, Bessemer Venture Partners, Harvard Law School, Broderick


Australia Branded Worst Climate Performer Ahead of UN Summit

A think tank says Australia is the worst climate performer among comparable developed countries.
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Update on my father’s health – 5

As many of you might be aware, I am working on multiple projects even as I am looking after my father’s health. My projects include: Helping create/ build a political party to fight tyranny in Australia Cost-benefit analysis to support a legal case in Australia against ongoing tyranny Supporting the Indian liberal political party that […]
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Novak Djokovic will need to be vaccinated to play Australian Open: minister

Novak Djokovic will not be able to enter Australia to defend his Australian Open title unless he is fully vaccinated for Covid-19, the country's immigration minister said on Wednesday, putting the Serb's grand slam record bid in doubt.
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Novak Djokovic will need to be vaccinated to play Australian Open, minister says

Novak Djokovic will not be able to enter Australia to defend his Australian Open title unless he is fully vaccinated for Covid-19, the country's immigration minister said on Wednesday, putting the Serb's grand slam record bid in doubt.
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James Pattinson: Australia fast bowler retires from international cricket

Australia fast bowler James Pattinson retires from international cricket after deciding he is not able to push for an Ashes place.
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Former Australia batsman Michael Slater charged after domestic incident

Former Australia cricketer Michael Slater has admitted himself into care for "health and mental issues" after being charged by police following a report of a domestic violence incident in Sydney.
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