Stories include, 'Has the Royal Commission into trade unions divided Labor?', 'Bob Carr 'frustrated' by Israeli lobby and lack of First Class fares' and 'Calls for change as childcare costs push parents out of work'.
Stories include, 'Authorities warn of "new normal" after thwarting terrorist plot', 'Supreme Court judge Lex Lasry calls for clemency for Bali 9 duo', 'Kilometres from Boston marathon bombing scene, suspect's trial begins' and 'Shark sightings increase contradict statistics, so what are the facts on shark attacks?'.
Stories include, 'Call for national suicide toll after rise in deaths of patients in psychiatric care', 'Explained: How oil and gas multinational Chevron pays tax', 'Beirut: Authorities continue making arrests as victims are carried to graves' and 'Jonah Lomu was 'rugby's first superstar': George Gregan reflects'.
Stories include: 'Kate McLoughlin discusses the upcoming Paralympics', 'Doctor tells of Syrian boy's 'astonishment' when he was pulled from rubble', 'Woman gives back to the program she says saved her life', 'Australian medal tally 'not what we expected', John Coates says'
KATE MCLOUGHLIN DISCUSSES THE UPCOMING PARALYMPICS
Paralympic Chef de Mission, Kate McLoughlin, joins Matt Wordsworth to discuss the upcoming Paralympics in Rio.
DOCTOR TELLS OF SYRIAN BOY'S 'ASTONISHMENT' WHEN HE WAS PULLED FROM RUBBLE
Footage of a five-year-old boy sitting in an ambulance dazed and bloodied after his home was bombed in the Syrian city of Aleppo shocked the world. The doctor who treated him speaks to 7.30.
WOMAN GIVES BACK TO THE PROGRAM SHE SAYS SAVED HER LIFE
Five years ago we reported on a community-based program helping mothers struggling with homelessness and mental health issues. One of the women featured in that story is now giving back to the program she believes saved her life.
AUSTRALIAN MEDAL TALLY 'NOT WHAT WE EXPECTED', JOHN COATES SAYS
Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates says some of our most well-funded athletes have not delivered on taxpayers' investment.
Stories include, 'Should politicians face higher standards for travel entitlements?','Partner slams irresponsible Greenpeace over Russian arrests', 'Bribe admission taints Labor leader' and 'Expert suggests nothing good coming out of US shutdown'.
Stories include, 'NSW bushfires under control but crisis not over', 'It shouldn't have happened says Mayor on Defence fire role', 'Like cigarettes and lung cancer- Al Gore links climate change and fires', 'Bob Carr explains, reflects on ALP workings before resignation' and 'Blazes continue as answers start to emerge'.
Stories include, 'Government opens can of worms over industry assistance', 'Friends describe Ian Thorpe's struggle with life after sport', 'Go inside the world of the middle-aged heroin user' and 'South Australia's election trail airs Labor's dirty laundry'.
Yeon-mi Park took a long and difficult journey to escape North Korea... now she's a celebrity in Seoul speaking out against the Kim dynasty's regime; 150,000 Nepalese people struggle to see, but a pioneering doctor is spreading the gift of sight to even the most remote communities and on Tibetan Democracy Day, Dateline speaks to the Dalai Lama about the changes he's seen and his hopes for the future.
Stories include, 'Financial advice plans - cutting red tape or giving rogue operators a green light?', 'Game of Thrones sets illegal download record, sparks piracy debate', 'ISIS advance will come to quick end predicts former US Ambassador' and 'New technology helps children with autism find their first words'.
Children as young as ten are being used to mine for coal in dangerous conditions in India, but there is hope that some of them will find a better future; Prisoners in Thailand are literally fighting for their freedom, where winning tournaments can give them a chance of an earlier release, and: Japan may be one of the world's richest economies, but there are still thousands left homeless and forgotten on the streets.
China will soon have 24 million more men than women, making the search for love increasingly difficult and desperate for those still single; Dateline meets some of the increasing number of Aussies retiring to Thailand, where they can live it up on just a few dollars a day and; Lagos in Nigeria is the world's fastest growing megacity, but are its poor being left behind in the race for progress?
Stories include, 'MH17: forensic scientists face massive task at world's biggest crime scene', 'First MH17 victims depart Ukraine but many yet to be gathered', 'AMA warns Government against US-style health system' and 'Family of boys killed by airstrike on Gaza beach speak'.
Living Black, Australia's leading Indigenous news and current affairs show, returns to uncover the real issues behind the headlines to tell vital Indigenous stories important to all Australians. This season's premiere episode will be presented from Rockingham in Western Australia to explore the controversial issue of Indigenous prisoners who are detained without trial or conviction.
After hundreds died in South Korea's Sewol ferry disaster, Dateline gains unprecedented access to investigate the shipping company's mysterious owner; we go inside the world of one of Italy's most famous gigolos, but is 'Sweet Roy' also an unlikely pin-up for feminists? and; after the brutal beating of a Roma boy in Paris, Dateline looks at the largely forgotten gypsies living on the fringes of French society.
Stories include, 'Carbon price debate lingers after carbon tax axing', 'Tony Abbott promises lower power bills and smaller tax burden for Australians' and 'See inside the rooms rented by a slumlord to backpackers and students'.
Stories include, 'Allegations of bribery and corruption inside one of Australia's most powerful unions', 'Gambling is "immoral" says gambler turned MONA founder, David Walsh' and 'Hong Kong won't accept Beijing's candidates says Democratic Party's Martin Lee'.
Returning in a special episode on Tuesday, 24 July at 9.30pm, Dateline is live from London in the lead up to the opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Featuring a mix of interviews and reports, Yalda Hakim presents Dateline's unique perspective of the Games before competition begins.
The story, 'The impossible choice', looks into the controversial procedure known as selective reduction. The story, 'The fall guys', meets a group of guys who enjoy extreme kayaking. The story, 'Absolutely Fabulous', features an interview with Joanna Lumley, who played the Bollinger-sodden character Patsy Stone in Absolutely Fabulous. The story, 'A helping hand', revisits Victorian grandfather Peter Walsh - Australia's first hand transplant recipient.
Stories include, ‘Senator Christine Milne resigns as Greens leader’, ‘”I think we're the natural home for people who've got progressive mainstream values.” Richard Di Natale elected new Greens leader’, ‘Struggle Street exploitation says Blacktown Mayor’ and ‘Who pays for the high cost of sporting injuries?’.
Stories include, 'Germanwings plane crash in French Alps adds to mounting calls for air safety improvements', 'Opposition will talk to people on the street as well as experts, says Bill Shorten' and 'Australia's population heads for 24 million prompting immigration and infrastructure debate'.
Stories include, 'Child's drowning raises questions about how foster carers are chosen and monitored', 'Allegations against Cardinal George Pell continue to mount at child abuse Royal Commission', 'Could solar power be about to transform the electricity industry and drive prices down?' and 'Rethink how you confront death urges Harvard professor'.
Stories include, 'Bill Shorten's second day at union royal commission produces day of drama', 'Why is more money spent on union royal commission than addressing domestic violence asks Labor MP', 'Chinese stock market in free fall threatens Australian economy' and 'Travel to Harper Lee's hometown as Go Set a Watchman joins To Kill a Mockingbird 55 years on'.
Stories include, 'Liberal party leadership showdown speculation mounts', 'Chloe Valentine's grandparents still searching for answers as inquest comes to close', 'Greece finance minister with Australian connection changes how Europe does business' and 'Private education provider faces questions over sales techniques'.
Stories include, 'Public protests greet Japanese military preparations to wage war overseas', 'These are the pokies halls where kids eat free but families pay a huge price', 'Cabinet reshuffle and Canning by-election feel ripples from Libspill events' and 'Brighter the light, darker the shadow - Magda Szubanski shows her other side'.
Stories include, 'How does a young child disappear without trace?', 'Nick Kyrgios' sledging affair brings Tennis Australia help', 'Scibabe runs sceptical eye over alternative medicine' and 'Chaotic Canberra week reflected on from both sides of the house'.
Stories include, 'Malcolm Turnbull takes control and attention turns to Bill Shorten', 'Government 'in mood for being competitive at next election' says Andrew Robb', 'Meet a man risking the only thing he has left for a better life' and 'In the footsteps of Priscilla, an outback lad goes home to put on a show'.
Stories include, 'New Speaker takes the chair but will it reboot the Government's stocks?', 'Kids on ice need 'tough love' says Jacqui Lambie, admitting her son is one', 'This is the massive gas project that's become a time bomb' and 'See the secret search to find the world's most elusive bird'.
Stories include, 'Government tries to put spotlight on policy as marriage and TURC issues linger', 'Sydney siege inquest hears litany of legal blunders led to tragedy', 'Grieving parents tackle online bullying to stop other families suffering' and 'Hard work' avoiding celebrity's narcissism admits Tim Minchin'.
Stories include, 'Will Bronwyn Bishop's resignation as Speaker clean the Government's slate?', ''We want clarity' in parliamentary entitlements, says Special Minister of State', 'This is the evidence of Australia's role in a regime of torture', ''Widespread practice' of poor conditions driven by Australia Post culture claim sub-contractors' and 'Adam Goodes returns as the kids he's inspired offer support'.
Stories include, 'Shark attacks - can they be prevented by some innovative steps?', 'Terence Hodson's family react to lack of murder charges over death of police informer and wife', 'TPP won't go through without chances for Australian sugar farmers, assures Andrew Robb' and 'Josh Pyke - a musician bringing on the next generation and helping remote literacy'.
Stories include, 'Government divided about removing citizenship of foreign fighters without dual nationality', 'Marriage equality 'unfinished business' for the ALP says Tanya Plibersek', 'Gold Coast Police investigated over protection racket around organised criminals' and 'Queen of Australian musical theatre Caroline O'Connor explains why late success made her'.
Stories include, 'Worst drought on record getting very different State government responses', 'Alan Bond - billionaire, convicted fraudster, America's Cup bankroller, dead at 77', 'Family of man who died in police watch house call for new approach to NT alcohol problems', 'Alan Bond changed the Australian business landscape says Robert Gottliebsen' and 'Alan Bond - remember the man who lifted the America's Cup says Bob Hawke'.
Stories include, 'The hidden domestic violence affecting thousands of Australian families', 'Should homesick Islamic State and other foreign fighters ever be allowed to return?', 'Iron ore price inquiry good and normal, says Andrew Forrest' and 'Harshest drought in memory takes California into exceptional severity.
Stories include, 'Government enters deep water over submarine decision', '"We shouldn't have put everything in the budget" admits Joe Hockey' and 'Paul Simon and Sting reveal the homely source of unlikely collaboration'.
Stories include, ''Meet the man set for grim role in death of Bali 9 pair Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran', 'The Australian killed fighting ISIS - criminal or just fighter?', 'Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's US visit highlights tensions' and 'Facing mortality and embracing passions - Betty Churcher tackles inoperable cancer through action'.
Stories include, 'Did a culture of bullying contribute to a spate of paramedic suicides?', 'ACOSS modelling shows lower income earners will bear he brunt of an increased GST', 'What has happened to $34 million missing from the Groote Eylandt Aboriginal Trust?' and 'The family and the tragedies behind Michelle Payne's Melbourne Cup victory'.
Stories include, 'Joe Hockey calls for bold change as he bids parliament goodbye', 'Malcolm Turnbull to attend crossbench meetings, Senators reveal', 'Senators reveal', 'Geert Wilders launches a controversial anti-Islamic party in Australia' and 'Back to the Future day brings a look at a much-loved film and its predictions for today'.
Man With Autism Plans To Start Business Combining Sport And Art
Will Clarke, who has autism, is raising money to start his own business with an auction of cricket bats decorated by artists.
People With Intellectual Disabilities Twice As Likely To Suffer Preventable Death, Study Finds
A study published tonight has found that people with intellectual disabilities are twice as likely to suffer an avoidable death.
Bill Shorten On Being Called A 'Parasite' And 'Sycophant' By Malcolm Turnbull
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten joins 7.30 to discuss being called a 'parasite' and 'sycophant' by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today.
Malcolm Turnbull Lets Rip At Bill Shorten
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull let rip at Opposition Leader Bill Shorten today, calling him a 'sycophant' and 'parasite' during question time.
Stories include, 'Jihadi Jake - from Australian suburban schoolboy to Islamic State suicide bomber', 'East West Link sparks Federal-State stoush while locals' lives turned upside down', 'Elderly "have internalised" message they're a burden on society, says physician Karen Hitchcock' and 'David Helfgott picks music to reduce stress for children with autism'.
Stories include, 'Macquarie Bank under fire again after 'get rich quick' pitch leaves investors in debt', '#endviolenceagainstwomen campaign fights back against trolls', 'Football fans banned by Football Federation Australia have been 'denied justice' and 'Preventing re-offending one case at a time'.
'Expect Trump To Ask Australia To Sail To South China Sea'
Australia should expect Donald Trump to ask when it will send a ship to the South China Sea on a freedom of navigation operation, according to former deputy defence chief Peter Jennings.
Concerns Of Imminent Apartment Over-supply
The residential construction boom on the east coast of Australia has been the story of the past five years, but there are now serious concerns of an imminent over-supply.
Mason Named Australian Businesswoman Of The Year
Indigenous leader Andrea Mason, who runs an organisation helping women in a remote part of the Northern Territory, has been named the Australian Businesswoman of the Year. She joins Leigh Sales to discuss her work.
Astle Explains Oxford Dictionaries' Word Of The Year
Wordsmith David Astle 'throws shade' at Leigh Sales and explains Oxford Dictionaries' word of the year, 'post-truth'.
ATO Official Facing Charges Over Son's Alleged Involvement In Tax Fraud
Yesterday almost 300 Federal Police officers began raiding 28 properties in and around Sydney as part of an investigation into an alleged payroll fraud worth about $165 million. It was allegedly run by a group that included the children of one the Australian Tax Office's deputy commissioners.
Loyle Carner's Music Influenced By Struggles With ADHD And Dyslexia
London rapper Loyle Carner is an anomaly in the world of hip-hop. The topics of his music are less flashy than some of his contemporaries, and he's been heavily influenced by his own struggles with ADHD and dyslexia.
St Vincent's Hospital Denies Cover-Up Over Low Chemo Doses
More than a year ago 7.30 exposed claims that some cancer patients at Sydney's St Vincent's Hospital had received less than the recommended dose of chemotherapy. Now, after weeks of public hearings, a NSW parliamentary committee has concluded St Vincent's may have engaged in a cover-up, something the hospital has denied.
John Bellinger On The Latest Donald Trump Scandals
A former legal advisor to the both the National Security Council and the State Department, John Bellinger, joins 7.30 from Washington to discuss Donald Trump's sacking of FBI director James Comey, and his sharing of classified information with a Russian official.
John Howard, Say The Budget Was A 'Menzies' Budget
Former prime minister John Howard defends the Turnbull government's latest budget as a "Menzies" budget, not "Labor-light".
Parliament Sits Again For The First Session Since The Budget
The government's proposed bank levy and increase to the Medicare levy dominate the return to federal parliament after the budget.
Andrew Forrest Gives Australia's 'Largest Philanthropic Gift'
Mining magnate Andrew Forrest talks about his $400 million gift to causes as diverse as cancer research and ending slavery. Malcolm Turnbull said it was the "largest philanthropic gift" in Australia's history.
Two Former One Nation Candidates Speak Out About Election Funding And The Chaos In The Party
After audio recordings emerged of Pauline Hanson advisor, One Nation chief of staff James Ashby proposing to charge candidate inflated prices for campaign material, two former candidates tell 7.30 the party is in chaos.
Stories include, ''Never married' death certificate for deceased husband of British man was 'humiliating'', ''Gay UK man's death certificate will recognise his marriage: Jay Weatherill', Diving made possible for disabled people swapping wheelchairs for water', and 'SPC Ardmona rules out future taxpayer-funded bailouts'.
Stories include, 'These are the risky investments that could put your Super on the line', 'El Nino brings dry grip to south eastern Australia and farmers feel the pinch', 'Innovation's the word as Wyatt Roy and Ed Husic discuss how to embrace the future' and 'Is this what will save the Tassie devil?'.
Stories include, 'Canning and the Coup - the week in politics and its predicted by-election effect', 'The man who might be Treasurer comes under fire as Cabinet reshuffle tensions rise', 'Meet one of the hot tips for promotion in the first Malcolm Turnbull ministry', ''Australia's landscape shaped me' says author Tim Winton' and ''Bring them home' demands son of Australian Korean War MIA'.
Stories include, 'This is the Australian soldier at the top of Al Qaeda in Syria', 'Big insurers face more claims following QBE's court challenge over mental illness policy', 'The professional gambler behind Mona wages war on the pokies' and 'Australia needs a long-term view of science policy says outgoing Chief Scientist'.
Stories include, 'Attention returns to Parramatta a week after Curtis Cheng's murder', ''If people don't value the principle of law, they shouldn't live here' says Parramatta mosque's Dr Chowdhury', ''Them-and-us is not what we want' says Muslim Women's Association CEO', 'These are the sporting clashes having a disastrous impact', 'Here's a survival strategy for workplace stress' and 'Meet RJ Mitte - the actor whose disability has been a triumph'.
How Did The Dreamworld Accident Happen?
As investigations continue into the tragic accident at Dreamworld that killed four people, friends of the victims and members of the public have paid emotional tributes.
Dancing About The Weather
Appalled by the amount of pollution she saw on a trip to China, dancer Kristina Chan decided to represent what she saw the only way she knew how - through dance. Her work 'A Faint Existence' will be performed at Sydney's Liveworks Festival of Experimental Art.
Police Interview George Pell In Rome Over Child Abuse Allegations
7.30 reporter Louise Milligan gives an update on today's news the Victorian Police flew to Rome to interview Cardinal George Pell over child sex abuse allegations.
Marise Payne On The Battle Against Islamic State In Iraq And Syria
Defence Minister Marise Payne is in Paris for a meeting of defence ministers on the battle against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. She joins 7.30 to discuss the developments.
Illegal Migrant Workers Used By Farms Supplying Coles And Woolworths
An undercover investigation has exposed the exploitation of illegal migrant workers on farms supplying Coles and Woolworths.
Rising Number Of Children Suffer Serious Knee Injuries Playing Sport
Children's sports getting faster and more professional are among the reasons being suggested for a rise in the number of young people needing knee reconstructions.
Labor Wants To Put 'Australians First' In Jobs
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has proposed making it harder for foreign workers to perform Australian jobs.
Stories include: 'How losing an arm started a saxophone player on an incredible journey', 'Arthur Sinodinos talks up the government's changes to superannuation', 'Mortgage insurance: protecting the banks not the borrowers', 'The government has backed down over is proposed superannuation changes'
HOW LOSING AN ARM STARTED A SAXOPHONE PLAYER ON AN INCREDIBLE JOURNEY
When musician Neill Duncan lost his arm due to cancer, he thought he'd never play saxophone again. Instead he's now played at the famous Abbey Road Studios and been part of a global internet video hit.
ARTHUR SINODINOS TALKS UP THE GOVERNMENT'S CHANGES TO SUPERANNUATION
Cabinet secretary Arthur Sinodinos praises the party room after the government announces changes to its contentious super policy.
MORTGAGE INSURANCE: PROTECTING THE BANKS NOT THE BORROWERS
Compulsory mortgage insurance for borrowers who don't have a 20 per cent deposit is forcing first home buyers to pay for insurance policies that don't even protect them.
THE GOVERNMENT HAS BACKED DOWN OVER IS PROPOSED SUPERANNUATION CHANGES
The Turnbull government has finally buckled on its much debated superannuation policy after months of criticism from both inside and outside the government that it was unfair and retrospective.
Stories include, 'Fifteen-year-old gunman radicalised by small group of men, police suggest', 'Engagement the key to answering radicalisation of youth, says Lakemba MP Jihad Dib', 'Is the hearing aid industry taking patients for a ride?' and 'What the NRL legend said to the man who presented him with a grand final winning chance'.
Moonshine Deaths Shock Town
The community of Collarenebri has been in shock since three of its Indigenous members died after drinking poisonous moonshine last year.
NBN Creating Digital Divide In Some Areas
NBN customer David Sneddon sometimes has to go to extreme lengths to get an internet connection at his home on the NSW central coast.
Costello Says Parliament's Time Was Wasted On Backpacker Tax
Former treasurer Peter Costello joins 7.30 to discuss China, One Nation and the Backpacker Tax.
Bank Staff Paid Bonuses To Hard-sell Products To Customers
Bank staff break their silence about what they say is an aggressive sales culture that rewards bad behaviour.
Murcutt Wonders What Happened To Australian Home Design
Our most decorated architect Glenn Murcutt on his career, the state of modern Australian homes and his latest project, a mosque.
Mother's Search For Answers Over Son's Treatment In Don Dale
Aaron Hyde says he was stripped naked and forced to spend long periods in isolation in the Northern Territory's Don Dale youth detention centre when he was just a teenager.
Desperate Civilians Try To Escape Eastern Aleppo
Eastern Aleppo risks becoming one giant graveyard due to the bombardment by Russian and Syrian forces, according to UN humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien.
Saikal Discusses The Situation In Aleppo
Professor Amin Saikal, director of the Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies at the Australian National University, joins Hayden Cooper to discuss the situation in Aleppo, Syria.
Sex Education In The Digital World
A Melbourne theatre company is working with teenagers to develop a play that explores how young people learn about sex in the 21st century.
The story, 'A mother's heartache', details the horrifying ordeal of mother Rachelle D'Argent after her estranged partner, Ramazan Acar killed their daughter Yazmina. The story, 'Fighting back', meets a group of returned diggers who aren't going to let their broken bodies stop them from representing their country once again - this time at the Paralympic games. The story, 'Everyday superheroes', speaks to real life superheroes patrolling the streets of America.
The story, 'Full house', meets Richard a hoarder - an obsession that's shared by millions around the world. The story, 'Baby Jack', talks with swimmer Brooke Hanson and her husband, Jared, about their very private loss. The story, 'The diva', features an interview with Jennifer Lopez as she embarks on a six-month world tour. The story, 'Update: Turia Pitt', catch up with Turia Pitt and her boyfriend Michael at the end of a week that's seen amazing highs and lows for them.
The story, 'Inconceivable', tells what happened to Carolyn Savage and husband Sean when a fertility clinic implanted the wrong embryos. The story, 'Jen's fairytale', features an interview with Jennifer Hawkins and Jake Wall about their wedding and lives so far. The story, 'Gaddafi's last stand', investigates the situation in Libya where Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is desperately clinging to power.
The story, 'Wedding of the century', discusses the upcoming wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The story, 'Lord of the web', features an interview with Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. The story, 'A deadly secret', investigates the mysterious circumstances surrounding the two girlfriends of NSW farmer Robert Geeves.
The chaos in Greece and what it means for the rest of the world. Greece is in trouble. After living beyond its means for years, Greece's sovereign debt is equal to 150 per cent its annual output. On top of that is a lurching political situation, talk of leaving the eurozone, a youth jobless rate of 40 per cent, and a slashing of wages, pensions and hospital budgets. Little wonder the rest of the world is nervous.
The story, 'A stolen life', tells the horrifying ordeal of Jaycee Lee Dugard. The story, 'Little miracles', details how lives are been saved by life-saving operations on babies, called in-utero surgery while they're still inside their mother's womb. The story, 'Bad news', investigates the controversy surrounding Rupert Murdoch and the Sunday paper, News Of The World.
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