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Morrison says TikTok ban not necessary but warns about China connections

Morrison says TikTok ban not necessary but warns about China connections

Do as the US did. Make it sell to a local one.
When China talks about national security you talk about free market;when China becomes leader in free market you talk about national security.

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'Buyer beware': Prime Minister says there is no case to ban TikTok

Australia will not ban social media platform Tiktok after security agencies found the Chinese company did not pose serious national security concerns.

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'The jungle is growing back': Scott Morrison urges the US and China to play by the rules

'The jungle is growing back': Scott Morrison urges the US and China to play by the rules

4/08/2020 5:44:00 PM

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Furore over ‘inappropriate’ Smarter White milk brand

First Coon, then Redskins, now Pauls’ “Smarter White” milk is said to be in the sights of a noted anti-racism campaigner. But is that actually the case?

Is there a nigger milk option for black people where the milk is black?
What's next? Dark chocolate?

4/08/2020 3:40:00 PM

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Australian trade with China surges as rest of the world falls

Australian exports to China increased by $2.6 billion despite a collapse in diplomatic relations between the two countries.

4/08/2020 1:45:00 PM

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Trump makes TikTok an offer it can't refuse

Donald Trump has made ByteDance an offer some are likening to extortion - either it sells its popular TikTok app to an American company or it will be banned from operating in the US.

4/08/2020 5:44:00 AM

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Seismic surveying reduces whiting catch rate by 99.5 per cent, research finds

Seismic surveying reduces whiting catch rate by 99.5 per cent, research finds

4/08/2020 3:13:00 AM

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What happens to America's China policy if Biden wins?

If Democrat Joe Biden is elected to the White House, relations with China will change significantly.

4/08/2020 2:04:00 AM

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Trump pushes for Microsoft acquisition of TikTok | Sky News Australia

US President realDonaldTrump is giving the Chinese company behind TikTok 45 days to negotiate its sale to Microsoft.

4/08/2020 1:58:00 AM

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Donald Trump sets September deadline for TikTok sale, approves Microsoft's plan

United States President Donald Trump says Chinese-owned video app TikTok will be 'out of business' in the US unless it sells its local operations to Microsoft or another company by September 15.

4/08/2020 12:06:00 AM

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The left 'want to throw Folau to the wolves' | Sky News Australia

The latest uproar surrounding sports star IzzyFolau shows racial minorities are only useful in the eyes of the left if they are politically compliant, according to Sky News contributor DaisyCousens.

3/08/2020 3:01:00 PM

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ATO cracks down on coronavirus early super release

The tax office has issued a brand new warning to Aussies – and if you’ve done the wrong thing, you can expect to soon pay dearly.

3/08/2020 9:20:00 AM

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Influencer’s ridiculous job ad sparks ridicule

The “part-time” job which requires the new assistant to be on call 24/7 and wake the star every morning with coffee has been savaged on Twitter.

3/08/2020 8:20:00 AM

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AFL journalist's job in limbo after he tweeted photo of Brooke Cotchin's COVID breach

AFL journalist's job in limbo after he tweeted photo of Brooke Cotchin's COVID breach

3/08/2020 7:11:00 AM

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Woolworths liquor warehouse workers walk off the job amid virus safety fears

More than 240 Woolworths liquor warehouse workers have walked off the job in Melbourne after an employee tested positive to COVID-19 last week. 9News

3/08/2020 6:11:00 AM

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The easy online jobs paying hundreds during pandemic

'Put your services online to see what people are looking for.' 9News

3/08/2020 5:20:00 AM

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White House experts warn coronavirus 'extraordinarily widespread' in US cities and rural areas

Coronavirus infections are “extraordinarily widespread” in rural areas as well as cities across the US, according to White House officials.

3/08/2020 3:00:00 AM

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Far from a normal day: fatalities, fires and car crashes

Far from a normal day: fatalities, fires and car crashes | juliepower

3/08/2020 12:31:00 AM

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Gifts to celebrate Eid al-Adha bring joy to Melbourne's public housing towers

Victoria's COVID-19 outbreak has dramatically changed Islamic celebrations this weekend, especially for public housing residents in Melbourne.

2/08/2020 1:04:00 PM

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All the ‘racist’ names and logos being changed

So much has happened, it can be hard to keep track of all the casualties of the Great Racism Purge of 2020.

2/08/2020 1:00:00 PM

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Cats weigh selection changes, could bring Steven back

Coach Chris Scott is uncertain whether midfielder Jack Steven will play for Geelong in four days time at the Gabba, having missed the last two games | AnthColangelo

2/08/2020 11:22:00 AM

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Trader Joe’s success shows it is possible ‘to stand up to woke mobs’ | Sky News Australia

American retailer Trader Joe’s decision to reject a push by activists to rename some of its products demonstrates it is possible to resist the “woke outrage mobs of Twitter,” according pwafork

2/08/2020 5:58:00 AM

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The Australian visa rule impacting migrants who have lost their job in the pandemic

'All the restaurants have been shut down because of COVID-19 and no one wanted to sponsor me because it's very expensive.'

2/08/2020 4:08:00 AM

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Two tweets that show ‘deadly’ truth

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2/08/2020 3:16:00 AM

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Fresh round of Israel protests sparked by Benjamin Netanyahu's corruption trial

More than 7000 people took part in a demonstration near the official residence of the 70-year-old premier.

2/08/2020 2:16:00 AM

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Two SA nursing homes locked down after man returned from Victoria tests positive

Two South Australian nursing homes are being closely monitored today after two workers became close contacts of the state&x27;s latest positive COVID-19 case.

2/08/2020 1:25:00 AM

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Australia's travel ban tearing families apart

'I am on prison island': Australia's travel ban tearing families apart | latikambourke

1/08/2020 11:41:00 PM

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Australian intelligence agencies investigate Chinese-owned TikTok over security concerns

Australian intelligence agencies investigate Chinese-owned TikTok over security concerns

1/08/2020 10:08:00 PM

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All the things that go through my mind when wearing a mask

7. Shit. How am I going to drink this coffee?

1/08/2020 1:00:00 PM

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COVIDSafe app helps identify two new coronavirus cases in Sydney

To date the COVIDSafe app has appeared to be a white elephant, with millions of dollars invested in building the app and marketing it yet no proven cases of positive use.

1/08/2020 9:26:00 AM

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Donald Trump says he will ban TikTok in the US

US President Donald Trump says he will ban the popular short-form video app TikTok from operating in the country, rejecting a potential deal for Microsoft to buy the app from its Chinese-owned parent company.

1/08/2020 8:26:00 AM

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Two Queensland police officers detained in drug trafficking operation

Two Queensland police officers detained in drug trafficking operation

1/08/2020 8:07:00 AM

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New power source for nation's renewable energy agency

If solar and other clean energy supplies are so cheap, is there still a case for government support for the Australian Renewable Energy Agency?

1/08/2020 8:06:00 AM

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Donald Trump says he will ban TikTok in the US amid China tensions

US President Donald Trump said he would sign an executive order as soon as Saturday to ban TikTok in the United States.

1/08/2020 7:32:00 AM

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Do two close encounters mean more sharks in Tasmanian waters?

Do two close encounters mean more sharks in Tasmanian waters?

1/08/2020 1:36:00 AM

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Twitter permanently bans former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke for repeated violations of hate policy

David Duke tweeted his support for US President Donald Trump just weeks ago.

31/07/2020 11:53:00 PM

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We are back in the nether world, and it feels like the crisis is slipping away

ANALYSIS: We are back in the nether world, and it feels like the crisis is slipping away

31/07/2020 10:29:00 PM

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BBC slammed after reporter uses N-word on air

Veteran journalist Fiona Lamdin is under fire for uttering a “highly offensive” and uncensored racial term during a television report.

31/07/2020 3:20:00 PM

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Ship's crew hadn't had a day off or set foot on land for 14 months, union says

Ship's crew hadn't had a day off or set foot on land for 14 months, union says

31/07/2020 12:35:00 PM

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Millions of litres of expired beer used to create renewable energy at sewage plant

Millions of litres of expired beer used to create renewable energy at sewage plant

31/07/2020 12:05:00 PM

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About $220 million in Robodebts refunded this month, but more than two thirds still pending

About $220 million in Robodebts refunded this month, but more than two thirds still pending

31/07/2020 8:35:00 AM

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Regional mayor slams new Victorian restrictions

The Mayor of a regional Victorian town has slammed the state government’s new restrictions, claiming there’s “no rhyme or reason” to the rules.

30/07/2020 3:00:00 PM

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Victoria's testing regime has been 'shambolic from the word 'go'' | Sky News Australia

Victoria’s Shadow Minister for Health georgiecrozier says she has some “serious concerns at how [(the state’s) testing regime has been undertaken,” adding the contact tracing in the state had been catastrophic.

30/07/2020 2:35:00 PM

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Influencer slammed for asking PR companies for birthday gifts

An influencer who requested free gifts for her 30th birthday party has been labelled “distasteful”.

30/07/2020 12:00:00 PM

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Tennis star stands her ground after bikini photo backlash

Tennis star Naomi Osaka has hit back at critics after she recently posted photos on Instagram of herself in a bikini.

30/07/2020 11:20:00 AM

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Viral video app ‘under review’

US President realDonaldTrump will be told whether to ban TikTok by the end of the week as the company’s CEO takes aim at a competitor.

30/07/2020 11:00:00 AM

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The Roots founding member Malik B dies aged 47

The Roots founding member Malik B dies aged 47

30/07/2020 8:57:00 AM

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'We used a really large ruler': World's tallest living giraffe is in Queensland

'We used a really large ruler': World's tallest living giraffe is in Queensland

30/07/2020 7:57:00 AM

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Footy WAG outraged over exercise loophole

A loophole has been exposed, revealing Victorians with COVID-19 can leave their homes for one reason – and Bec Judd is furious.

30/07/2020 3:10:00 AM

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Catholic Archbishop slams failure to act on slavery as a 'disgrace'

Exclusive: Catholic Archbishop slams failure to act on slavery as a 'disgrace' | AnnaPattySMH

30/07/2020 2:51:00 AM

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Border closure: Flights from Sydney to Qld before ban cost up to $2000

Flights from Sydney to Queensland have all but sold out before Saturday morning’s border closure, with a handful of exorbitant airfares left.

29/07/2020 4:40:00 PM

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'Heart's desire': Family of comedian John Clarke make conservation gift

The family of much-loved satirist and bird lover John Clarke has donated an eight-hectare Phillip Island property to a conservation group.

29/07/2020 3:40:00 PM

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Men filmed confronting mum in restaurant over her ‘noisy’ baby

Two men have been filmed in a heated confrontation with a mum in a restaurant, criticising her “really noisy” one-year-old baby.

29/07/2020 3:00:00 PM

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McGregor calls for patience from fans as officials pay for Bunker blunder

Steve Clark and Ben Galea were stood down immediately by the NRL after an error in Saturday night's clash between the Sharks and Dragons.

29/07/2020 1:31:00 PM

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Hotel quarantine contract between security company and Victorian Government revealed

Onus on security company to train Victorian hotel guards in coronavirus safety, contracts reveals

29/07/2020 12:55:00 PM

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Kyrgios rips 'zero intellect' rival after COVID spray

'Do you have rocks in your head?'

29/07/2020 6:59:00 AM

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Crown legal boss 'unaware' of concerns over junket operators, inquiry hears

Crown legal boss 'unaware' of concerns over junket operators, inquiry hears | pwhatch

29/07/2020 4:18:00 AM

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Evacuated Sydney building named as at risk from WestConnex tunnelling

Evacuated Sydney building named as at risk from WestConnex tunnelling | Mattonews

29/07/2020 2:02:00 AM

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NSW Treasury abandoned a review into icare after agency complained

Emails between Treasury officials show the department ditched a review into icare after the agency complained about the level of scrutiny it was under.

29/07/2020 12:30:00 AM

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'We make our own decisions': Australia-US vow to counter China at AUSMIN talks

'We make our own decisions': Australia-US vow to counter China at AUSMIN talks | KnottMatthew FarrahTomazin

29/07/2020 12:02:00 AM

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Melbourne private schools cop backlash for 'ridiculous' mask policies

School guidelines required students to wear “standard solid colour” masks in school colours. 9News

28/07/2020 6:00:00 PM

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Instagram post hints Bali is about to reopen for tourists

While the idea of overseas travel still feels many moons away, a string of social media posts and hashtags hint that Bali may actually reopen.

28/07/2020 5:00:00 PM

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Kim Kardashian photographed in tears during reunion with Kanye West

Kim Kardashian burst into tears during a tense reunion with Kanye West, photos reveal.

28/07/2020 3:30:00 PM

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Big bank offers up $500 cash to customers

Commonwealth Bank’s tech innovation arm has launched a new small business app that offers Australian entrepreneurs $500 for signing up.

28/07/2020 1:40:00 PM

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Dozens of senior Queensland police promotions may be invalid after flawed appointment process

Dozens of senior Queensland police promotions may be invalid after flawed appointment process

28/07/2020 1:23:00 PM

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