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Dans la première partie de notre programme, nous commencerons par un sujet sur le prix Nobel de la paix 2020 qui a été décerné cette année au Programme alimentaire mondial (PAM) des Nations Unies. Ensuite, nous parlerons de l’annonce faite lundi par le directeur général de Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg : tout contenu qui denie l'Holocauste sera désorma…
The Federal Government set to announce two new High Court appointments soon.
World News in 7 minutes. Friday 23rd October 2020 Transcript here: send7.org/transcripts Today: Nigeria security forces killings. Libyan media chief arrested. Zambia suing mine company. Afghanistan attacks. Kashmir no internet. Thailand stops emergency law. Brazil vaccine trial death. France Islamist violence and Islamophobic violence. Poland bans …
The Asian Renewable Energy Hub will use wind and solar power to produce hydrogen, which will help fuel mining in north-west Australia, as well as service what's expected to be growing demand for clean fuel in Asia.
About 500 people connected to the East Preston Islamic College outbreak are self-isolating after a Year 5 student tested positive.
PayPal has partnered with cryptocurrency company Paxos to launch a new service. PayPal users in the U.S. will soon be able to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrencies. More countries are coming soon. PayPal plans to support Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin at first. You’ll be able to connect to your PayPal account to buy […]…
The laws were introduced by the Rudd government in the wake of the Global Financial Crisis, to curb predatory lending practices.
Yesterday lawyers assisting the inquiry called for an entire overhaul of the system, presenting 124 recommendations to the commissioners who'll deliver their final report in February.
Russia and Iran have both denied allegations of interference in the presidential campaign.
Last night, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez went live on Twitch to stream Among Us with a handful of superstar streamers. The purpose of the stream, which drew a massive crowd, was to get out the vote as we head into the general election. At its peak, the stream drew a concurrent viewership of 435,000+ people, and […]…
World News in 7 minutes. Thursday 22nd October 2020 Transcript here: send7.org/transcripts Today: Nigeria protests continue. 8 killed in Guinea protests. Sudan protests poor living conditions. Pakistan explosion kills 5. Afghanistan stampede kills 15. Obama addresses voters. Bolsonaro rejects covid vaccine tests. Paraguay finds hidden cocaine. Pope…
Tourism operators in the Top End have welcomed the Federal Government's new 10 year masterplan for Kakadu National Park.
The race is far from over as the two candidates battle for a presidency in a deeply divided America. Meet two American voters who embody that division.
The renovation includes expanding the exhibition space by 80 per cent and adding galleries about the Afghanistan and Iraq conflicts.
It's been revealed that the Government has been sitting on draft legislation for a proposed Commonwealth Integrity Commission since December last year.
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The funding comes as Victoria prepares to take further steps out of lockdown and the state's 14-day case average continues its downward trajectory.
The Polaris Slingshot has always wowed. Three wheels, open cockpit, and a design reminiscent of the Batmobile. It draws a crowd and is a blast to drive. I spent several weeks in the reworked Polaris Slingshot. The company just unveiled a new version that is finally available with an automatic transmission. Past versions were limited […]…
The Queensland Human Rights Commission has recommended all hotels used for mandatory quarantine during the pandemic should have balconies or windows that open.
The manufacturer of the extremely addictive drug OxyContin has been penalised for its sales tactics.
The COVID-19 pandemic and restrictions on borders have left farmers increasingly desperate for staff, with an estimated shortfall of 26,000 workers.
Australian citizen Madeline Curtis is looking forward to finally returning home to Australia after being stranded in the UK due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lawyers appointed by a federal judge to identify migrant families who were separated say they are yet to track down the parents.
There’s a new streaming service in France called Salto. The companies behind the new service have been around for a while though. Salto is a joint initiative between TF1, France Télévisions and M6 — three major TV networks. Those companies already had their own apps with live TV and ad-supported catch-up content. And of course, […]…
The Mirrar people are calling on the Federal Government to give Rio Tinto more time for the ambitious $1bn rehabilitation project
The former presenter of PM and Dateline died yesterday at the age of 77.
Dozens of states are seeing long queues of people with some voters waiting up to 10 hours, and Americans are also voting in big numbers by mail
The marine has told the ABC that a prisoner was killed because there wasn't enough room for him on a helicopter.
World News in 7 minutes. Wednesday 21st October 2020 Transcript here: send7.org/transcripts Today: Nigeria 24 hour curfew. Sahel famine risk. Ireland lockdown. UK human vaccine trials. EU legal action on Malta and Cyprus. Argentina 1 million. Trump CNN bastards. Vietnam floods. Armenia Azerbaijan fighting. And an asteroid landing... Please leave a …
In today's newspapers, the CEOs of some of the country's biggest companies are pleading for Melbourne's COVID-19 restrictions to be relaxed more quickly.
Labor is probing whether the Prime Minister had any dealings with Daryl Maguire - over a cash for visas scheme which is being investigated by ICAC.
It’s been a busy few weeks for smart speakers. Amazon kicked things off in late September with newer, rounder versions of both the Echo and Echo Dot. Less than a week later, Google updated the Home, after four years, with the rebranded Nest Audio. And then, last week, Apple unveiled the long-awaited $99 HomePod Mini, […]…
In the latest revelations to surface from a New South Wales inquiry into the business, the casino's chair Helen Coonan yesterday reluctantly agreed the company facilitated money laundering.
While it's unclear how successful the lawsuit will be, commentators unanimously agree it will be a long legal fight.
The aim of these human challenge trials is to speed up the race for a Coronavirus vaccine.
After opting against lockdown measures to fight COVID-19, Sweden is shifting its strategy.
Relativity Space has bagged its first public government contract, and with a major defense contractor at that. The launch startup’s 3D-printed rockets are a great match for a particularly complex mission Lockheed is undertaking for NASA’s Tipping Point program. The mission is a test of a dozen different cryogenic fluid management systems, including…
World News in 7 minutes. Tuesday 20th October 2020 Transcript here: send7.org/transcripts Today: Cyprus president elected. French police raid homes. Netherlands pays children of executed Indonesians. Bolivia elections. US calls for release of Egyptian prisoners. Pakistani leader released on bail. Thailand to block Telegram. Nigeria curfew amidst pr…
Diego Franco had been working for the home delivery platform Deliveroo for three years when he was sacked at the height of the pandemic.
A Bill will be introduced to the New South Wales Parliament to overhaul the funding arrangements for the Independent Commission Against Corruption which is investigating former MP Daryl Maguire who was in a relationship with Premier Gladys Berejiklian.
French police have arrested 15 people over the brutal beheading of a high school teacher in a north-western suburb of Paris last week.
Rio Tinto subsidiary Energy Resources Australia (ERA) has confirmed it is in mediation talks with the Federal Government over funding for rehabilitation research.
The focus is on Melbourne's Crown Casino and its dealings with junket operators who are suspected of links with Asian crime gangs.
Election Day approaches! Still not sure where the nearest polling place or ballot drop box is? Google wants to help. This morning the company rolled out a handful of features across Google Assistant, Google Maps, and Google Search, all meant to kick in when a user seems to be looking for information on voting locations. […]…
A number of financial institutions have abandoned their investments in oil and gas, with 23 major players beating a path to the exit this year alone.
The indictments come as Democrats suggest Russia is involved in the release of emails purportedly belonging to Joe Biden's son in the New York Post.
The Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources will hold a virtual meeting over the next fortnight.
South Africa, Zimbabwe, Angola, Nigeria and Namibia are all reporting terror activity from ISIS.
The Surface Laptop Go joined me in the woods last week. It lived in my backpack for a few days and came along for a 20-mile hike through footpaths and across bridges of questionable integrity. It is, without a doubt, light. It’s certainly lighter than the MacBook Air I also packed for the trip, at […]…
Departmental officials will face Senate Estimates over the purchase of land from Liberal Party donors for more than $30 million - ten times its market value.