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‘At this hour democracy has prevailed’
Joe Biden has called on Americans to end the ‘uncivil war’ that has shaken and divided the nation, saying unity is the only answer to the historic challenges ahead.
New leader’s bid to restore America’s soul
Where Donald Trump left the nation mired in chaos and outrage, Joe Biden seeks to resurrect dignity and respect among the citizenry.
Sincerity and truth in a speech for the ages
Joe Biden, who has found purpose again and again in response to personal tragedy, delivered a message of reassurance to Americans.
Our alliance is more vital than ever: PM
Scott Morrison vows to work with the Biden administration to combat climate change and regional security challenges in the Indo-Pacific.
Hero centre stage as Harris sworn in
Kamala Harris and her husband made history of their own when she was sworn in as America’s vice-president.
Local jury still out on new boss
An overwhelming majority of Australians agree Trump was a terrible leader but aren’t convinced Biden is up to the job.
Protesters warned to keep their distance
More than 5000 people are expected to protest against ‘colonial occupation’ in Sydney’s Domain on Australia Day.
Treasurer rejects JobKeeper extension
Josh Frydenberg has rejected the hospitality industry’s plan to extend JobKeeper payments beyond March.
Foreign student hopes dashed
Universities have been warned it will be ‘very difficult’ to get significant numbers of foreign students back on campus this year.
Economists hail ‘stunning jobs recovery’
Employment has almost returned to pre-Covid levels, helped by a surge in government jobs and record workforce participation.