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Calls for social housing in building plan

The Morrison government's plan for a tradie-led recovery from the coronavirus has received a mixed response, with calls for social housing to be included in the scheme.

Aust journos assaulted in UK on live TV

An Australian reporter feared she would be stabbed to death on live television hours before an angry mob chased down her colleagues during protests in London.

George Floyd's family praises Aust support

George Floyd's family lawyer has paid tribute to supporters in Australia and the rest of the world after prosecutors upgraded the murder charge against fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.

UK won't walk away from HK people: Johnson

Britain will not walk away from the people of Hong Kong if China imposes a national security law that would conflict with its international obligations under a 1984 accord, Prime Minister Boris Johnson says.

Law suit over Trump's social media order

A tech-focused civil liberties group has launched legal action to block President Donald Trump's executive order that seeks to regulate social media, saying it violates the First Amendment.