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The Aboriginal boy teaching Australia a lesson
A film about an Aboriginal boy's school experience shows the failure to give all children a fair start.
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16:56 7 May
The Aboriginal boy teaching Australia a lesson
By Vibeke Venema
BBC News
A film about an Aboriginal boy's experience of school shines a light on Australia's failure to give all children a fair start.
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6:51 7 May
Girl, 5, stuck in India while parents in Australia
By Tiffany Wertheimer
BBC News
Drisya and Dilin have not seen their daughter for 17 months due to Australia's Covid border closures.
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2:51 7 May
Australia Olympic team photo sparks diversity row
Australian basketball star Liz Cambage says a promotional photo of Olympians lacks diversity.
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23:01 6 May
Australia to resume some India flights after backlash
The government will bring some "vulnerable" Australians home after its travel ban ends next week.
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19:35 6 May
Rio Tinto investors in pay revolt over sacred cave
Shareholders voted against outgoing boss's $10m bonus after sacred Aboriginal shelters were destroyed.
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18:56 6 May
Australia ex-rugby star jailed over sex assault
Former Rugby League player Jarryd Hayne is jailed for more than five years for the 2018 attack.
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7:22 6 May
'It doesn't look like we'll be home anytime soon'
Covid-19: Australians trapped in India 'betrayed' by ban on returning home
Affected citizens say they've been shut out by Australia and won't forget the trauma it's caused.
2:20 6 May
Australians leave IPL for Maldives
Australian players, coaches and commentators leave the Indian Premier League for the Maldives after the tournament was suspended.
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23:15 5 May
China suspends key economic dialogue with Australia
The announcement is the latest in a growing diplomatic rift between both countries.
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16:03 5 May
The trucker sharing wild landscapes for a cause
Drone trucker: Sharing wild Australian landscapes for a cause
Truck driver Ben Stamatovich uses a drone to capture rugged landscapes on his journeys across Australia.
3:24 5 May
Weymouth nurse reunites with terminally ill sister in Australia
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Tracy and Kim have finally been able to spend some valuable time together.
22:02 4 May
Four arrested in ex-Australia cricketer kidnap case
Former Test bowler Stuart MacGill was abducted and released in an alleged gang kidnapping last month.
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16:06 4 May
The newborn calf that 'crashed our wedding'
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Australia: Bride gets muddy for arrival of calf at wedding
Wearing her wedding dress, dairy farmer Jessa Laws waded into knee-deep mud to aid a pregnant cow.
10:30 4 May
What 'Hometown' and 'Born Naked' mean to The Queens
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The categories 'Born Naked' and 'No Place Like Home' mean a lot to our Down Under queens.
4:29 4 May
Shark attack survivor wins tooth shark left behind
Surfer Chris Bowes lost his leg but authorities return a tooth the shark left wedged in his board.
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17:27 3 May
Is the Five Eyes alliance in trouble?
By Frank Gardner
BBC security correspondent
The Five Eyes intelligence alliance has expanded into politics but faces a split in dealing with Beijing.
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1:43 3 May
Inquiry uncovers abuse in Australian gymnastics
Bullying and body-shaming are prevalent at elite levels, an independent investigation reports.
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21:17 2 May
Critics say Australia's India arrival ban is racist
The threat to jail Australian citizens returning home from India has been widely condemned.
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16:42 2 May
Mistrust fuels Papua New Guinea's Covid crisis
By Phil Mercer
BBC, Sydney
Suspicions and false rumours are compounding a potential public health disaster.
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14:16 2 May
Spanish Grand Prix coverage on the BBC
Follow the fourth race of the 2021 Formula 1 season across BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, the BBC Sport website and mobile app.
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