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Wage subsidy plan for millions of workers

WHAT'S HAPPENING TODAY?* Federal parliament is sitting with a scaled-down number of members and senators to pass a package of laws to help Australians get through the economic damage from COVID-19* Labor still has concerns but won't stand in the way of the laws passing by the day's endHOW DOES...

Vatican welcomes Pell High Court decision

Just hours after Australia's highest court threw out the sex abuse conviction of the Vatican's former treasurer, Pope Francis offered his morning Mass for all those who suffer from unjust sentences, which he compared to the persecution of Jesus.

Panic buying hurts remote food supplies

Panic buying is causing a shortage of grocery supplies in remote indigenous communities, forcing many vulnerable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to travel long distances to shop, exposing them to the spread of COVID-19.
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