Inauguration Day LIVE updates: Joe Biden, Kamala Harris to officially assume US office at heavily guarded ceremony in Washington

Joe Biden is set to be sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation and inheriting a confluence of crises arguably greater than any faced by his predecessors. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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Half of senior students without proficient civics and citizenship knowledge

Just 38 per cent of year 10 students and 53 per cent of year 6 students have achieved the proficient standard for their knowledge of democratic processes, the legal system and national values, according to new assessment data. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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‘There’s no other law like this in Australia’: Facebook hits out at digital media code

In his first major comments since threatening to ban news in September, Facebook’s local boss has doubled down on his criticism of new Australian laws. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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Coronavirus updates LIVE: NSW restrictions likely to be eased next week as state records no local COVID-19 cases; Australian Open crisis continues

Australian Open organisers say some players may have “brushed off” advice that 14-day hard quarantine was on the table if they were close contacts of positive COVID-19 cases. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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Pompeo declares China’s policies on Muslims amount to ‘genocide’

Many of those accused of having taken part in the ethnic repression are already under US sanctions but the “genocide” designation means new measures will be easier to impose. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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‘It evaporated overnight’: Sydney tourism operators face another 12 months of hardship

Local tourism operators have been doing it tough and now face another 12 months of hardship. Read More | Source: Sydney Morning Herald…

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