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 2022-01-17 14:33 

Sydney Morning Herald

Djokovic touches down in Belgrade as fresh grand slam storm awaits...

Deported tennis star Novak Djokovic posed for selfies upon arrival at Belgrade Airport on Monday, but fresh threats of grand slam bans were already overshadowing his warm welcome home....

 2022-01-17 13:15 

Sydney Morning Herald

Who controls you? Which party do you vote for?...

The Cambodian Prime Minister has already "zoom-bombed"; an opposition meeting, now from next month the country will filter all online content China-style....

 2022-01-17 13:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Djokovic a mere side issue against failure on Omicron...

I have scant sympathy for a high-profile person with such disregard for health and safety rules....

 2022-01-17 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

Tortured and isolated in a Chinese jail, Yang Hengjun has 'no regrets'...

The Chinese-Australian writer says it has allowed him to put a spotlight on China's legal system....

 2022-01-17 13:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

GPs warn of higher fees without increased Medicare rebates for long consults...

GPs are demanding a boost to Medicare to treat chronically ill patients, but claim the modest extra cost would save the government billions in hospital admissions....

 2022-01-17 13:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

In the Herald: January 18, 1959...

Cricket 'Czar' to blame, swimming to safety, and missing gold....

 2022-01-17 12:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Target Time and Superquiz, Tuesday, January 18...

Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today's interactive superquiz and target....

 2022-01-17 11:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

Best of cartoons, January 18, 2022...

The news of the day as interpreted by our talented artists, illustrators and cartoonists....

 2022-01-17 10:48 

Sydney Morning Herald

AFL to crack down on holding the ball, time-wasting...

The AFL has tightened two rule interpretations in a bid to keep the game moving and avoid congestion....

 2022-01-17 10:40 

Sydney Morning Herald

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Police search for gunman after Port Kennedy shooting...

WA Police are investigating what led to a man being shot in the leg in Port Kennedy on Monday....

 2022-01-17 10:35 

Sydney Morning Herald

Fellow Serbian Kecmanovic wins after dedicating match to Djokovic...

Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic had been scheduled to face off against his compatriot Novak Djokovic in the first round of the Australian Open. He instead beat Salvatore Caruso....

 2022-01-17 10:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

Barty breezes through first round with clinical win over Tsurenko...

There was a time when Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko got the better of Ashleigh Barty but the Australian on Monday easily won her opening round of the Australian Open 6-0 6-1....

 2022-01-17 10:00 

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[ National ]

Gifts for the zeitgeist...

And portents in the logo....

 2022-01-17 09:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Bye bye borders, hello buyers as visitors to Queensland purchase homes...

With the state borders fully open, interstate interest in Queensland remains high, particularly in the real estate market....

 2022-01-17 09:58 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Brisbane, Gold Coast the COVID danger zone as capital prepares for worst...

Queensland Health data shows a significant portion of infection growth across the state is still being driven by two key hotspots, where peak case and hospital impacts will be felt first....

 2022-01-17 09:37 

Sydney Morning Herald

Djokovic's absence does not put on asterisk on men's title: players...

Rafael Nadal said the Australian Open would be better with Novak Djokovic in it, but players rejected the notion that this year's men's title would be diminished by his controversial absence....

 2022-01-17 09:16 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

11-year-old boy fighting for his life after Great Ocean Road horse-riding accident...

Police say two young girls were also injured in the incident, when they fell off their horses at Aireys Inlet....

 2022-01-17 09:05 

Sydney Morning Herald

The one musketeer: Nadal gets free swing at a record 21st major title...

Of the three men tied on 20 major championships, only injury-cursed Rafael Nadal is playing at the Australian Open this year. So far, good....

 2022-01-17 08:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

Kyrgios keen to put on a show for COVID-weary public...

Nick Kyrgios knows he's right up against it at this year's Australian Open, and Tuesday's assignment against British qualifier Liam Broady spells danger....

 2022-01-17 08:43 

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[ National ]

HSC top achievers list accidentally published early...

The NSW Education Standards Authority accidentally published a list of top HSC achievers three days early....

 2022-01-17 08:34 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Worst thing is not knowing': Tongan players' agonising wait for contact from loved ones...

The communications blackout in Tonga after an underwater eruption has left many rugby league players feeling anxious....

 2022-01-17 08:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'They are the most remarkable young people we've had go through the school'...

The class of 2021 will get their HSC results on Thursday, but their certificate will not recognise the hardship they overcame to get it....

 2022-01-17 08:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

Why we need 'me' time at work...

The "always on" work culture was already a problem before the pandemic. Now it's been exacerbated....

 2022-01-17 08:20 

Sydney Morning Herald

Key players unmoved on Langer despite Ashes, World Cup success...

Ordinarily, a coach who has won the country's first men's Twenty20 World Cup and retained the urn in such convincing fashion would be walking into head office to name his price, but this is not the case with Justin Langer....

 2022-01-17 08:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

Barnaby Joyce: 'We've got anti-vaxxer MPs, but what can you do?'...

Senior ministers faced accusations of hypocrisy for their hard line against Novak Djokovic while government MPs continue to spread anti-vaccination messages....

 2022-01-17 07:52 

Sydney Morning Herald

Completely straight water bottles and practise: the rituals behind Osaka's evolving game...

No woman, over the past three years, has been a finer performer on hard courts than the Japanese star Naomi Osaka, who opened her Australian Open defence in stylish fashion....

 2022-01-17 07:46 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'So lucky:' beachgoers cool off after tsunami warning closed sites...

Thousands visited Sydney's beaches on Monday as the city was treated to a reprieve from La Nia's wet season with temperatures close to 30 degrees....

 2022-01-17 07:43 

Sydney Morning Herald

Tongan blast was violent and vast, but may not disrupt global warming...

While Tonga's neighbours struggled to access information about what was happening on the ground, scientists, equipped with modern monitoring technology, saw the blast in real time....

 2022-01-17 07:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Unions threaten to stop work unless Omicron safety measures improve...

Unions say safety measures must be improved at Australian workplaces in response to the fast-spreading Omicron variant....

 2022-01-17 07:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Race-by-race preview and tips for Tuesday meeting at Wyong...

Full race-by-race preview and tips for Tuesday's feature meeting at Wyong....

 2022-01-17 07:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

After great early promise, Telluride seeking to re-start career at Wyong...

Godolphin-based Telluride is looking to re-start her career at today's feature meeting at Wyong....

 2022-01-17 07:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Eat your way to a better night's sleep...

Rethinking the supermarket shop specifically, your intake of red meat and cheese could be the key to a better kip....

 2022-01-17 06:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Omicron cases less likely to enter hospital, but numbers cause strain...

Early data shows cases in the NSW Omicron wave have been less likely to enter hospital than people the same age who caught COVID-19 in mid-2021....

 2022-01-17 06:40 

Sydney Morning Herald

Kim starts the year with a bang. Four to be precise...

The North Korean regime fired two ballistic missiles from Pyongyang airport on Monday, demonstrating the depth of Kim Jong-un's arsenal, say analysts....

 2022-01-17 06:34 

Sydney Morning Herald

Beforepay shares sink 44 per cent on debut...

The pay-on-demand fintech company is the ASX's latest newcomer - but did not receive a warm welcome....

 2022-01-17 06:21 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Perth COVID-positive business owner fears self-isolation with four kids could go on for many weeks...

Fleur McKinlay runs Soul Garden holistic beauty salon in Mundaring but had to close the shop on Saturday after she had a client who was infectious with Omicron....

 2022-01-17 06:18 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Just the beginning': Sunday shines as first African-born Diamonds player...

Ethiopian-born netballer Sunday Aryang was named in the extended squad to travel to London for the series before being named to make her debut in the match....

 2022-01-17 05:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Bikie asks for bail change after police reject request to attend Australian Open...

Senior bikie Toby Mitchell has asked a court to grant him the right to go to licensed events after police rejected his request to attend the Australian Open....

 2022-01-17 05:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Anxious wait for Australia's Tongan community in wake of volcano...

The last time Sikahema Aholelei spoke to his family in Tonga was on Saturday night at the very moment the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano erupted....

 2022-01-17 05:27 

Sydney Morning Herald

'I felt a sigh of relief': The significance of Cummins' classy Khawaja gesture...

When Pat Cummins called Usman Khawaja back on stage to celebrate Australia's Ashes win, there was more to the story that spoke volumes about this team....

 2022-01-17 05:21 

Sydney Morning Herald

Civil Order Risk: Who would play who in a Novak Djokovic saga miniseries...

First comes the deportation, then comes the dramatic retelling....

 2022-01-17 05:08 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Last major Australian airport to open: Perth Airport braces for influx of travellers from February 5...

Melbourne nurse Sarah McDonald, 24, said the wait to be reunited with her fiance in Perth had been riddled with anxiety and she didn't want to get her hopes up in case her February 5 arrival in WA didn't go ahead....

 2022-01-17 05:04 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Boulia holds out as Queensland's only COVID refuge ... for now...

A shire of fewer than 500 people is Queensland's only holdout against the current wave of COVID-19 infections, but the region's mayor says he expects that to change....

 2022-01-17 05:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

'New life': High-rise plan for Sydney's historic Shelbourne Hotel...

Heritage NSW has warned the proposal would have a "substantial impact" on the hotel building, which opened on Sussex Street in 1902....

 2022-01-17 04:57 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Weighting' game: Gym bunnies put off New Year's resolutions because of virus...

Victoria's gyms were hoping for their usual new-year's rush, but the rapid spread of coronavirus has put many fitness plans on hold....

 2022-01-17 04:42 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

Path to home ownership for women 'falling through the gaps'...

Vulnerable women with steady but low incomes could rent and then buy their homes under a new model of property development....

 2022-01-17 04:33 

Sydney Morning Herald

[ National ]

More WA exposure sites but no new COVID cases yet as doctors call for immediate restrictions...

Exposure sites have been added from Midland to Margaret River and health professional associations are calling for immediate social restrictions to slow down spread of the virus....

 2022-01-17 04:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

Dear Novak, here's why Australians are really glad you got the boot...

Our Boofhead Tolerance Level is very low right now....

 2022-01-17 04:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

COVID fear and supply famine join to decimate Kmart, Target's earnings...

Over December and January as physical stores reopened there emerged a new set of challenges - the scarcity of staff and an abundance of consumer fear....

 2022-01-17 04:31 

Sydney Morning Herald

Bored in hotel quarantine? This musician couple recorded an album...

Emily Barker and husband-collaborator Lukas Drinkwater arrived at the Westin Hotel last October with acoustic guitar and folding bass and left with an album of covers....

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