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China's 'Fox Hunt' targets US-based critics with threats, FBI says

China's 'Fox Hunt' targets US-based critics with threats, FBI says

Not just in USA. It very obviously happens here as well and we have been sleep-walking through it.
it’s all part of a political game between these two countries. hopefully our government is smart enough not get involved in this mud again.

8/07/2020 4:31:00 AM

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Travel advice updated for China over arbitrary detention fears | Sky News Australia

Australians have been warned they face the risk of arbitrary detention in China after the Department of Foreign Affairs upgraded its travel advice to the mainland.

7/07/2020 11:11:00 PM

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'Do not travel': Australian government warns against travel to China | Sky News Australia

The Australian government has released updated advice warning citizens against traveling to china amid escalating tensions between the two nations.

7/07/2020 6:16:00 PM

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China and India pull troops from disputed border

After months of tensions and a violent clash on the India-China border, both governments have made a surprising move in the disputed region.

Just as Chinese raid on Financial markets was averted by changing foreign ownership laws by western economies, the blatant attempt to grab more land by Military threat was pushed back by India. Still Tibet Xinjiang Hongkong Taiwan needs to be freed from Communism Democracy
Ladakh is such a sensitive area needs to be recognised and respected not plundered. Needs external jurisdiction in this conflict maybe UN intervention? JammuKashmir Ladakh ChinaPushedBack

7/07/2020 3:20:00 PM

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Federal government warns Australians they risk arbitrary detention if travelling to China

The federal government is warning Australians that if they travel to China, they could be arbitrarily detained.

7/07/2020 11:50:00 AM

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TikTok to exit Hong Kong over new China laws

TikTok will quit Hong Kong in days because of sweeping new laws passed by the Communist Party in China.

7/07/2020 9:12:00 AM

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Uighur exiles push for International Criminal Court case accusing China of genocide

Uighur exiles have urged the International Criminal Court to investigate Beijing for genocide and crimes against humanity.

7/07/2020 6:47:00 AM

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Drop the pretence when it comes to India

The Morrison government keeps stressing that we share many common values with India but not China. This claim doesn’t square with reality.

7/07/2020 3:40:00 AM

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Communist China has begun ‘cancelling’ pro-democracy books in Hong Kong | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says China is now “cancelling books” in Hong Kong rooted in democracy because the content may lead to a political outcome Beijing does not want.

6/07/2020 5:01:00 PM

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Taiwan says Dalai Lama is welcome to visit, potentially infuriating China

Taiwan says Dalai Lama is welcome to visit, potentially infuriating China

6/07/2020 4:58:00 PM

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India becomes third hardest-hit country for coronavirus cases

More than 697,400 cases have now been recorded in India, a rise of 24,000 in 24 hours.

6/07/2020 2:50:00 PM

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TikTok ban on the table over China links

TikTok has hit back at reports the app could be banned in Australia over its perceived links to China.

6/07/2020 8:30:00 AM

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'An endorsement of dehumanisation': Fresh calls for University of Melbourne to remove Hong Kong Police Force ad

'An endorsement of dehumanisation': Fresh calls for University of Melbourne to remove Hong Kong Police Force ad

They are crimal party!
momimomibl hkpoliceforce is devil. They are the tools of CCP. If we want to solve the problems, we should root out CCP together!!

5/07/2020 10:26:00 PM

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Daniel Andrews has to be held to account for ‘china-like’ tower lockdown | Sky News Australia

The Victorian government has “just done what China’s done” by locking up 3,000 people in housing commission towers in order to get on top of the state’s COVID-19 outbreak, according to Liberal Senator SenatorMcGrath.

5/07/2020 5:08:00 PM

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Democracy activists' books disappear from Hong Kong libraries after new law

Hong Kong public libraries are reviewing book titles to determine whether they violate China's national security law.

5/07/2020 1:35:00 PM

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Books disappear from Hong Kong libraries after new law

Local and Beijing officials have repeatedly said the legislation would not curb freedom of speech or the media, nor any other rights in the city.

5/07/2020 12:41:00 PM

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Hong Kong medic first to be charged with inciting secession, terrorism

And two hardline Beijing officials were named by China to 'advise' and 'supervise' a new national security policy committee headed by Carrie Lam.

4/07/2020 7:29:00 AM

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Five ways Hong Kong has changed under China's security law

The laws have sent fear coursing through a city that is used to being able to speak openly.

4/07/2020 6:48:00 AM

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Beijing's endgame to quash Hong Kong dissent

'They can take away our freedom, but they can never take away our beliefs,' Rebecca Louise Nunan wrote from her jail cell.

4/07/2020 4:58:00 AM

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Canada suspends Hong Kong extradition treaty in protest over China security laws

'Canada is a firm believer in the 'one country, two systems' framework,' Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said.

4/07/2020 1:42:00 AM

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Aussie uni teaching ‘pro-China class’ funded by Beijing agency

An economics class at a Queensland uni is peddling Chinese “propaganda”, critics say, and is a sign of Beijing’s influence of local campuses.


Then students who rebuke china should get the highest marks?

3/07/2020 8:21:00 AM

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'Buyers came back in force': The Aussie city boasting 'astounding' house sales amid pandemic

'Buyers came back in force': The Aussie city boasting 'astounding' house sales amid pandemic

3/07/2020 2:50:00 AM

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Boy George scolds Aussie radio host for ‘insulting’ introduction

Boy George hung up on a Brisbane radio show this morning after scolding the host for giving him an “insulting” introduction.

3/07/2020 2:40:00 AM

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China takes aim at Australia and Britain over the fate of Hong Kongers under new security law

China has called out Australia and Great Britain over their moves to aid Hong Kong residents amidst the city's unrest.

2/07/2020 10:55:00 AM

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John Howard warns China is becoming ‘more authoritarian’ under Xi Jinping | Sky News Australia

Former prime minister John Howard has warned China is becoming more authoritarian under President Xi Jinping’s leadership, with Beijing increasingly determined to “throw its weight around” the Asia-Pacific region.

2/07/2020 9:19:00 AM

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Horrified by China's new security laws, pro-democracy Hong Kongers are looking to Australia

'For this to happen is quite unimaginable... to an extent, it's horrifying.'

1/07/2020 11:49:00 PM

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Man carrying Hong Kong pro-independence flag becomes first arrest under China's new security law

A man carrying a pro-independence flag has become the first person arrested under the city's new security law imposed by China.

1/07/2020 9:54:00 AM

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What's in Hong Kong's new national security law, and why is it so controversial?

What's in Hong Kong's new national security law, and why is it so controversial?

1/07/2020 8:47:00 AM

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‘Dangerous and disorderly’: PM’s warning on post-COVID world

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will warn the country to prepare for a “dangerous” post-coronavirus world as he announces hundreds of billions of dollars for the military.

1/07/2020 12:35:00 AM

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Hong Kong protesters could reach 1M amid passing of National Security laws | Sky News Australia

The Wall Street Journal’s China Bureau Chief JChengWSJ says there could be more than one million protesters on the streets of Hong Kong on the anniversary of 1997 Hong Kong transfer.

30/06/2020 3:53:00 PM

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'The end of the Hong Kong we knew'

The laws imposed by Beijing are broader than the extradition bill that triggered city-wide protests last year.

30/06/2020 10:54:00 AM

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China imposes new laws on Hong Kong, US implements sanctions

China imposes new laws on Hong Kong, US implements sanctions | ErykBagshaw

30/06/2020 6:01:00 AM

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China reportedly passes controversial Hong Kong national security law

China's parliament has passed controversial national security legislation for Hong Kong, according to a media report.

30/06/2020 4:56:00 AM

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English city of Leicester back in lockdown after coronavirus spike

English city of Leicester back in lockdown after coronavirus spike

30/06/2020 4:14:00 AM

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Leicester restrictions remain in place following infection spike | Sky News Australia

UK Health Secretary MattHancock says lockdowns will remain in place in the British city of Leicester following a spike in coronavirus cases.

30/06/2020 3:11:00 AM

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‘Not pleasant’ measure to stop second wave

People in Melbourne's worst-affected areas could be stopped from leaving their suburb. Is this the right way to stop the spread in Victoria?

30/06/2020 3:03:00 AM

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Body snatching families risk catching coronavirus to perform final rites

Body snatching families risk catching coronavirus to perform final rites

30/06/2020 2:11:00 AM

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'The extradition law on steroids': China taking revenge on Hong Kong a year after defiant protests

ANALYSIS: 'The extradition law on steroids': China taking revenge on Hong Kong a year after defiant protests

29/06/2020 11:42:00 PM

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China to impose visa restrictions on US individuals over Hong Kong

China will impose visa restrictions on US individuals with 'egregious conduct' on Hong Kong-related issues, mirroring American sanctions against unnamed Chinese officials

29/06/2020 4:11:00 PM

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Locking down hotspots 'an option', but not an easy one: Chief Health Officer

Victoria’s Chief Health Officer has warned of the difficulties of forcing some COVID-19 'hotspot' suburbs into a second lockdown but said it was 'absolutely an option' that would be used if required.

29/06/2020 1:40:00 PM

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'This tennis world pisses me off': Kyrgios opens up on Zverev for COVID-19 breach

'This tennis world pisses me off': Kyrgios opens up on Zverev for COVID-19 breach

29/06/2020 11:43:00 AM

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Scott Morrison says unemployed Australians are not working because JobSeeker is too generous

The prime minister is set to receive a Treasury report into coronavirus supports, but will not make changes for another month.

29/06/2020 11:14:00 AM

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How new saliva test being used in Melbourne outbreak works

It's more likely to be used by people who are keen to avoid the nose swab. 9News

29/06/2020 7:03:00 AM

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COVID-19 'did not break the budget' | Sky News Australia

Deloitte Access Economics Partner Chris Richardson says people need to be mindful that “the budget is not broken” as Australia moves out of the coronavirus pandemic.

29/06/2020 5:52:00 AM

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'It will get worse before it gets better': Victoria records 75 new COVID-19 cases

Victoria has reported 75 new coronavirus cases, the fourth-highest daily total for the state since the beginning of the pandemic.

29/06/2020 4:47:00 AM

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ASX plunges 2% as COVID-19 surge sends investors scurrying

The Australian sharemarket fell sharply at Monday's open as COVID-19 cases continue to climb both locally and abroad.

29/06/2020 3:34:00 AM

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Round five fixture set to be redrawn because of COVID spike

The round five AFL fixture is set to be redrawn, with Richmond no longer meeting West Coast due to Queensland government concerns over rising COVID-19 case numbers in Victoria | EXCLUSIVE

29/06/2020 3:22:00 AM

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Vic fighting 'second peak, not second wave' of COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Nick Coatsworth says Victorian health authorities have not lost control of the coronavirus situation as cases rise across the state.

29/06/2020 3:02:00 AM

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Global COVID-19 death toll reaches 500,000 | Sky News Australia

The COVID-19 pandemic has reached a grim milestone as the global death toll hits 500,000.

29/06/2020 1:02:00 AM

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New coronavirus test for worst-hit suburbs amid growing spike, with lockdowns possible from tomorrow

A new coronavirus test is being rolled out in Melbourne, amid the growing new outbreak. 9News

29/06/2020 12:00:00 AM

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Dozens arrested at 'silent protest' in Hong Kong against proposed security law

Dozens arrested at 'silent protest' in Hong Kong against proposed security law

28/06/2020 11:12:00 PM

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Government’s arts bailout simply not enough | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor DaisyCousens says the government’s $250 million package for the arts industry including grants and loans is simply not enough.

28/06/2020 5:45:00 PM

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Coronavirus update: UK Government considering local lockdown, India eases restrictions despite case increase

Coronavirus update: UK Government considering local lockdown, India eases restrictions despite case increase

28/06/2020 5:42:00 PM

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Federal health authorities say 'this is not a second wave'

Federal health authorities say 'this is not a second wave'

28/06/2020 10:11:00 AM

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Victoria contemplates suburb lockdowns as cases hit three-month high

Suburbs in the grip of a new wave of coronavirus infections face a potential plunged back into lockdown, as Victoria records 49 new infections.

28/06/2020 7:08:00 AM

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Hong Kong police ban protest against China's controversial national security law

Hong Kong police on Saturday banned a major demonstration against China's controversial planned national security law for the city.

27/06/2020 1:00:00 PM

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US restricts visas of Chinese officials who've 'eviscerated' Hong Kong's freedoms

It comes ahead of a meeting of the Chinese parliament next week that is expected to enact controversial national security legislation in Hong Kong.

27/06/2020 12:36:00 PM

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Coronavirus US: Texas closes bars as US daily cases hit all-time high

Texas has been forced to order bars and restaurants to close again as the number of new virus cases in the US hits a new daily record.

27/06/2020 4:30:00 AM

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UN experts denounce 'repression' of freedom in China, urge dropping of Hong Kong security law

UN experts have urged Beijing to drop its draft security law for Hong Kong and have denounced the 'excessive use of force by police and the alleged use of chemical agents against protesters'.

27/06/2020 1:33:00 AM

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New coronavirus cases hit an all-time high in the US

Texas and Florida have staged their biggest retreat in reopening yet amid a surge that sent the number of confirmed new coronavirus infections per day in the US to an all-time high of 40,000.

26/06/2020 9:01:00 PM

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Coronavirus update: 40,000 cases in a day as US hits unwanted record

Coronavirus update: 40,000 cases in a day as US hits unwanted record

26/06/2020 7:38:00 PM

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Still struggling with coronavirus, the Trump administration asks the US Supreme Court to axe Obamacare

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration has urged the Supreme Court to overturn the Affordable Care Act.

26/06/2020 2:21:00 PM

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True number of US virus cases probably 10 times higher

A top US health director estimates the true number of coronavirus cases is 10 times higher than what is currently being detected.

26/06/2020 2:20:00 AM

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US sent 1.1 million coronavirus relief payments to dead people

Nearly 1.1 million coronavirus relief payments totalling some $US1.4 billion were sent to dead people in the US, a government watchdog has reported.

25/06/2020 8:14:00 PM

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Coronavirus update: US records its highest daily infection rise in two months

Coronavirus update: US records its highest daily infection rise in two months

25/06/2020 6:06:00 PM

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