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The Sydney Morning Herald @smh Sydney, Australia

Australia's leading news source. Independent. Always.

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Breaking: The jury in the sexual assault trial of St George Illawarra Dragons NRL star Jack de Belin and Shellharbo… The hazard of driving profits with Chinese drinkers - Treasury Wine gets tested | @EKnightOfficial new set of national standards will attempt to control the quality of mental health services provided online in Au…, an artful drama about a schoolgirl diagnosed with cancer, has swept the Australian Academy of Cinema and… Just like Trump's tariffs, China's trade attack will backfire | Stephen Bartholomeusz director making movie about Port Arthur mass killer Martin Bryant | @karlkwin Prime Minister Scott Morrison has condemned a propaganda image shared by China's Ministry of Foreign Affa… stuck, urged to keep deliberating in Jack de Belin rape trial | @angusGThompson Warner and Pat Cummins will miss the rest of the white-ball series against India, but Australia hope the inju… warn of risk of death from 'long COVID' after Victoria records first death in a month has confirmed it will retrench another 2000 workers and outsource all ground handling work at major Australi… man Waled Youssef has been released by Egyptian authorities and returned home after a 10-month ordeal th… J has appointed Bryce Mills and Ebony Boadu as the new hosts of its breakfast program in 2021 |… has recorded its 23rd consecutive day without a local coronavirus case, as the state approaches what has been c… to the new @smh homepage chief unexpectedly quits for top job at Austrade | @domp least 50 fires were still burning in NSW on Monday morning after a heatwave and strong winds sparked more than 2…
Thirteen charged over White Island volcano deaths app overhauled ahead of new Christmas campaign | @rharris334'Completely disrespectful': Ricciardo slams 'disgusting' call to replay crash Wine 'extremely disappointed' by China move | @DarrenGrayRural records one COVID-19 death from lingering complications or fiction? British government says The Crown should be clear number of JobKeeper recipients has fallen from 3.6 million to 1.5 million in less than two months | @CroweDM The controversial year 1 phonics screening check will be compulsory in NSW public schools from next year… Corp received 'blank cheque' approach for Foxtel stake | @zoesam93 new report estimates more than two-thirds of shops along Sydney's Parramatta Road were vacant even before the COV… target poker machines in NSW amid pandemic | @alexsmithsmh The two issues policymakers have to grapple with on JobSeeker | @JennieDuke Jennifer Ford moved from Sydney to Tamworth to reduce her cost of living and find more affordable housin… Former Australian ambassador to the UK says Britain's Cameron-Osborne era China policy was unworthy of a… appoints recruitment firm Spencer Stuart to search for new CEO | @zoesam93 morning. Here's today's front page of the Herald driver Romain Grosjean has survived a serious crash at the Bahrain Grand Prix 48 hours after clocking the third fastest one-day international hundred for Australia, Steve Smith did it agai… Australia's Chief Health Officer is asking casual contacts of a confirmed COVID-19 case to get tested after t… Wests Tigers have agreed to a compensation fee with Manly for disgruntled prop Josh Aloiai's immediate release… Prowse, the British weightlifter-turned-actor who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy, has di… than three weeks before the first Test, Australia’s hopes of exacting revenge on India have been dealt a poten… Singaporean woman, who was infected with the novel coronavirus in March when she was pregnant, has given birth to… There’s a stinging irony that the Green Park Hotel, one of Sydney’s last remaining gay pubs, is closing to… are fears Parramatta Park’s 15,000 flying foxes may die from heatstroke this summer because a plan to install… growers back Australia in taking barley dispute with China to the WTO | @Gallo_Ways rare Australian-made Japanese flag used during one of the navy's most daring and secret military raids on the Jap… Up to 4000 partners of Australian citizens will no longer be forced to make a return trip out of the cou… blistering Steve Smith century has put Australia in a commanding position in their ODI against India at the SCG.…'s leadership goes from careful to cavalier | @michaelkoziol @Rabe9'We're humanitarians now': Mike Tyson, Roy Jones jnr draw on return to ring boss of $2.3 billion health insurer nib Group has renewed calls for the country to review health insurance regu… Masters the building block of ratings year win for Nine | realistic about task of beating Pumas by 101 points | @tomdecent fire burning in Sydney's west is being brought under control and a cafe has been destroyed by fire in the city's… high court throws out challenge to Biden election flurry of announcements over the past fortnight suggest we are about to get our hands on two very powerful vaccin… and community members have complained Darlinghurst is being slowly subsumed by St Vincent's after the h… The sudden outbreak of political stability is welcome, but it has bred political hubris and a new shameles… aircraft are attacking an out-of-control fire burning in Sydney's west amid a record-breaking weekend… who become self-employed are liable to revert to traditional gender roles, according to a recent study |… have a 1-0 series lead ahead of today's second one day international at the SCG. Follow every ball here: Class of 2020 put a year of uncertainty and cancelled events behind them to celebrate their high school formals… demands answers over land deal involving Barilaro | @carriefellner keeping Queensland closed to some of the country's biggest spenders for most of the year, Premier Annastacia… on warpath over academic freedom after lecturer's sacking upheld | @michaelkoziol high-profile epidemiologist who led Sweden's no-lockdown strategy in the spring appears to be being sidelined b… sweated through their hottest November night on record as a minimum temperature of 25.4 degrees was re… groups have welcomed the federal government’s announcement it will extend the Homebuilder program for anot… will lose much more than a quaint watering hole when the doors of the 127-year-old Green Park Hotel finally… The Class of 2020 shook off an uncertain year at their high school formals. @janie_barrett followed Sydney… Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that military operations in the restive region of Tigray are complete and… you have enough super? The answer might surprise you Minister Simon Birmingham says Australia is now "actively discussing" the option of taking China to the inter… coaches and club administrators have joined parents in calling for changes in the way Football NSW supervise… You don’t have to spend Christmas surrounded by people you haven’t wanted to see all year | @JessRowe
Transport Minister Andrew Constance urged the government to avoid a "conversation about tax", putting him at odds w…'s never too early for Christmas kindness. Why not try these good deeds?'s obsession with cocaine fuels gang violence: NSW police chief spruiker allegedly told students to use Family Court to pinpoint targets ignored warnings about Titans culture time-worn transition from school to what lies beyond has been marked in Byron Bay with a changing of the guard… journalist charged after 'seeking training, planning terror attack' vows to block 'un-Australian' private club at Bondi the updated WHO guidelines, 85 per cent of Australian adults do not meet the recommended targets for physical… set to smash record for overnight temperature as heat ramps up across NSW again morning. Here's today's front page regulator set to approve vaccine within days, and administration of it to begin immediately, the Financial Time… scorching spell from Shabnim Ismail at North Sydney Oval gave the Thunder early control of the WBBL final and the…'s year 12 students weren't going to let the pandemic stop them from celebrating a very special rite of passa… Liaw's road trip series sends the message we're open for business | Bridget McManus of force: How NSW Police took command to combat COVID-19 | @fergushunter reductions in financial support for people pushed out of work by the coronavirus pandemic could economicall… Minister Scott Morrison warns economic challenges lie ahead as China's wine tariffs hit | @swrighteconomy looms in sea and forest as China tightens export bans | @tonyowright Stuart has never been afraid to speak his mind. Now he'll get a say on league's rules | @proshenks Fairytales are just that – fantasy. And the sooner we let go of the notion of happy ever after within the… city? Shameful to bulldoze buildings in climate emergency, top Sydney architects say | @juliepower of Sydney have climbed over 40C on Saturday and a total fire ban is in place for a number of NSW regions as a… Haines’ journey to the top of the national security world reads more like a movie script than the path of a w… first, Instagram's "fitspo" trend may have seemed a perfectly healthy alternative to the troubling "thinspo" pos… America's Nelson Mandela? Obama's path to a promised land | Bruce Wolpe proof: Trump campaign headed to Supreme Court after Pennsylvania