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 2019-12-09 18:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Investor group urges better workplace safety reporting at top firms...

The Australian Council for Superannuation Investors is pushing for clearer reporting of workplace deaths and injuries at the country's biggest listed companies....

 2019-12-09 16:18 

Sydney Morning Herald

No more survivors on White Island after volcanic eruption: police...

Scott Morrison has warned Australians to "prepare for some difficult news" as police revealed they do not expect to find any more survivors from a volcanic eruption on White Island....

 2019-12-09 13:10 

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[ National ]

Rape claim will tarnish the Hawke legacy...

The shocking allegations made by Bob Hawke's daughter will have an impact on how the public views him....

 2019-12-09 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

Beyond cricket and curry: India could be the next big thing...

The India-Australia relationship has been a bit stuck - but it doesn't have to be that way....

 2019-12-09 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Target and superquiz, Tuesday, December 10...

Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today's interactive superquiz and target....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Challenge to democracy to counter Russia, China...

We have entered a new era of great power competition between authoritarian and democratic states. Western powers need to recalibrate accordingly....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Hastie urges democracies to engage in political warfare to preserve peace...

The Liberal MP says the West has watched on passively while states such as Russia and China weaponise "previously benign" activities....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

One-stop-shop: service treats mental illness, neurological, and addiction as 'brain disorders'...

A new service that demolishes the "artificial silos" separating mental illness, neurological conditions aims to do for people with "brain diseases" what gold standard comprehensive cancer centres have done for cancer patients....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

School teacher fights for job in court battle with principal...

A teacher at Malek Fahd Islamic School is suing the school for allegedly taking action against her for raising security concerns after the Christchurch massacre....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

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[ NSW ]

As coal dies, we must reassure miners for a renewable future...

Labor leader Anthony Albanese is being accused of a lack of vision and policy ambition on our future energy needs....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

In the Herald: December 10, 1985...

Swede conquers Swede, Kurnell in uproar and concert clean-up...

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Lost your kid at an event? This Sydney couple may have the answer...

Youngsters gone wandering at an event or theme park? This Sydney startup is looking to go global with a solution....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

A2 Milk wanted a change agent but was rattled by Hrdlicka's speed...

The sudden departure of a2 milk chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka has shocked investors but the discord between her and the board rendered the CEO continuing in the job impossible....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Bushfire threat fans the flames of anxiety...

As someone with mental health issues, I find myself teetering between staying properly informed about nearby fires and spiralling into a panic....

 2019-12-09 13:00 

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[ National ]

From the Archives, 1936: 'The most profound regret'...

In the early hours of the morning, Sydneysiders heard the news: Edward VIII had had given up the British throne to marry American divorcee Wallis Simpson....

 2019-12-09 12:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Aid review is chance to put Australia back on the map...

We must not shy away, but project who we are our values, our aspirations and our vision for the world....

 2019-12-09 12:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Metro Tunnel builders in emergency legal talks after machines halted...

The dispute over the project's huge cost blowout is intensifying, with the Metro Tunnel's builders locked in emergency legal talks with the Andrews government while machines sit idle....

 2019-12-09 12:12 

Sydney Morning Herald

'No signs of life': Fears for Australians after volcanic eruption on NZ island...

New Zealand police said they believed there were no survivors on the island as relatives list missing loved ones on a Red Cross register....

 2019-12-09 12:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Lazy symbolism': Labor fights back at Greens on coal exports...

Labor has lashed out at the Greens for claiming Anthony Albanese valued coal "more than human life" because he would not back an export ban....

 2019-12-09 11:55 

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[ National ]

Hasty fix for software bug leaving orange scooters unlocked...

Neuron scooters were reportedly able to be reset into a service or test mode and used without tracking or cost....

 2019-12-09 11:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

We came to Bali to stop using drugs, Australian men tell court hearing...

Melbourne nightclub figures William Cabantog, 35, and David Van Iersel, 38, face charges of cocaine possession, or alternative charges of abusing drugs for personal use....

 2019-12-09 11:37 

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[ National ]

'He threw my half-naked and bound body into a bush': Victim recounts Edwards' rape...

Horrific details of how the accused Claremont serial killer abducted and raped a teenager before throwing her limp, half-naked and bound body into dense shrubs at a cemetery have been revealed for the first time....

 2019-12-09 11:28 

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[ National ]

Queensland's Games bid gets tourism tick...

Preliminary costs in May 2019 estimated it would cost $5.3 billion to stage the 2032 Olympics and Paralympics in Queensland, but tourism boss says the bid will give Queensland 'focus'....

 2019-12-09 11:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Using Kyoto credits to meet Paris agreement 'misses the point': Garnaut...

A reliance on "carryover credits" to meet an emissions reduction pledge will ultimately cost the economy more than taking decisive climate action, Ross Garnaut says....

 2019-12-09 10:57 

Sydney Morning Herald

Russia banned from Olympics and World Cup for doping...

The World Anti-Doping Agency has banned Russia from major international sports events for four years....

 2019-12-09 10:16 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

New WA laws force tow truck drivers to reveal fees at scene...

Evidence of corruption, bribery, extortion and violence has forced the WA government to regulate the state's tow truck industry....

 2019-12-09 10:11 

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[ National ]

False fire cladding claims caught out by regulator's new teeth...

Fire testing reports have been a frequent focus of the Queensland Building and Construction Commission since it was granted stronger investigative powers....

 2019-12-09 10:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Getting upwind of Rudolph...

Behold, the greening of Santa....

 2019-12-09 09:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

Best of cartoons, December 10, 2019...

Our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists give us their very own humorous version of the news of the day....

 2019-12-09 09:26 

Sydney Morning Herald

'We are all broke': NSW chair calls for RA overhaul...

Raelene Castle was not challenged at Monday's board meeting. The picture could be very different next March....

 2019-12-09 09:24 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Myaree customers safe from wheel clamp threat after company's contract pulled...

Customers and patrons parking outside a group of shops in Myaree won't have their wheels clamped, according to a local property and business owner....

 2019-12-09 09:15 

Sydney Morning Herald

Blues fans demand answers on Silvagni dismissal...

Carlton CEO Cain Liddle has insisted the Blues were transparent about the circumstances surrounding Stephen Silvagni's dismissal as "appalled" fans demanded answers from top brass in an online club forum on Monday night....

 2019-12-09 09:08 

Sydney Morning Herald

Breakers overrun Patterson and Bullets...

Lamar Patterson's hot hand wasn't enough to help the Brisbane Bullets, whose NBL road woes continued with a 96-85 loss to the New Zealand Breakers in Auckland....

 2019-12-09 09:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ NSW ]

Professor with 'pedigree' to lead NSW curriculum, teaching authority...

Public policy guru Peter Shergold will be the next chair of the curriculum and teacher standards authority amid calls for reform as results flatline....

 2019-12-09 09:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Baker-Finch confident Scott will make Olympics debut in Tokyo...

Australia's top-ranked golfer has openly admitted the Tokyo Games are not a priority, but the golf captain reckons the former US Masters hero will want to play....

 2019-12-09 08:55 

Sydney Morning Herald

I need another big step to be happy: Duggan...

West Coast premiership defender Liam Duggan says he has plenty of fire in his belly after enduring a disappointing end to last season....

 2019-12-09 08:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Big polluters need not go net zero, just 'help' others: New EPA guidelines...

New greenhouse gas guidelines allow big polluters to increase emissions in the short term and will not recommend individual projects go carbon-neutral by 2050....

 2019-12-09 08:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

Foreign aid budget set for new priorities in major review...

Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne said the new policy would guide the government's support for a "secure, stable, prosperous and resilient Indo-Pacific"....

 2019-12-09 08:35 

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney bid chief says Brisbane would deliver if given 2032 Olympics...

The Harbour City breathed new life into the Olympics and three decades later, Australia is poised to host again after a green light for the Brisbane 2032 bid....

 2019-12-09 08:34 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Uluru climb closure opens door for cultural tourism...

A new plan for Uluru aims to see more tourists engaging in cultural activities in the wake of the climbing ban....

 2019-12-09 08:26 

Sydney Morning Herald

The pain at the heart of Bob Hawke's contested legacy...

Only two people know what happened between Rosslyn Dillon and Bill Landeryou. One of them is dead, the other is speaking out....

 2019-12-09 08:21 

Sydney Morning Herald

Change coming for controversial re-education camps in China's Muslim-majority region...

A top Chinese official says the camps would be repurposed to train farmers and herdsmen....

 2019-12-09 08:17 

Sydney Morning Herald

Westpac execs' role could determine size of penalty...

The role of Westpac's senior management and executives in the AUSTRAC money-laundering scandal could determine the size of the penalty it pays....

 2019-12-09 08:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

Khawaja finds form but NSW have Bulls on the ropes in Shield...

Queensland still need another 24 runs to make NSW bat again in their Sheffield Shield clash despite an unbeaten half-century from Usman Khawaja....

 2019-12-09 08:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

Woods warns Reed of hostile Australian crowds...

After flying in to Melbourne, the United States playing captain conceded he had spoken to his divisive teammate about the reception he can expect from the crowd....

 2019-12-09 07:51 

Sydney Morning Herald

Rare earths miner Lynas picks Kalgoorlie for new plant...

Kalgoorlie was selected from two shortlisted locations in the Goldfields regions, the company said on Monday....

 2019-12-09 07:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

Woods lands ahead of Presidents Cup...

Only a few years ago it looked like Tiger Woods would never come back to Melbourne to play, given his career had been blunted by scandal and then severe injury....

 2019-12-09 07:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

Woods revels in Melbourne return...

Only a few years ago it looked like Tiger Woods would never come back to Melbourne to play, given his career had been blunted by scandal and then severe injury....

 2019-12-09 07:39 

Sydney Morning Herald

Fittler rolls with Latrell punches but draws line at racism claims...

Brad Fittler has reacted with typical Freddy-like calm and serenity after Latrell Mitchell said he was dropped from the NSW side because of his stance about the national anthem....

 2019-12-09 07:35 

Sydney Morning Herald

Education Minister pushes for 'back to basics' approach in schools...

The federal Education Minister is calling for a rollout of 'learning progressions', saying the technique is key to boosting students' results....

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