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    Domestic violence bush knife attack inspires Papua New Guinean man to tackle the 'pandemic' issue
     20 January 2017
    A Papua New Guinean man who intervened to help a woman who was attacked by her husband with a machete says it has inspired him to get more involved in domestic violence cases, an issue that has been described as "pandemic" in the Pacific nation.
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    Trump inauguration: How did we get here?
    20 Jan: With Donald Trump on the cusp of becoming US president, it seems fair to ask: "How did we get here?" Forget the overvalued analysis, the simple reason he's president is that more than enough people voted for him in the right places, writes David Weber.... more
    China GDP surprises with 6.8pc economic growth
    20 Jan: China's economy shows signs of renewed strength, with better-than-expected annualised fourth quarter GDP growth of 6.8 per cent.... more
    Once @genderless_nipples ends sexism, then what?
    20 Jan: An Instagram account calling for 'nipple donations' seeks to smash sexist double standards on social media, writes Ben Pobjie. And we should all be terrified of what comes next.... more
    M Night Shyamalan film condemned, labelled 'gross parody' of mental illness
    20 Jan: The new Hollywood blockbuster, Split, by M Night Shyamalan has been condemned by the mental health community for its depiction of mental illness.... more
    Michelle Obama: The reluctant First Lady that many Democrats want as president
    20 Jan: Michelle Obama says she's not interested in being president, but the fact she gets asked shows how powerful a voice she's become since she reluctantly became First lady.... more
    Obama out: US President a cultural icon after eight years in the White House
    20 Jan: From fist bumping Michelle Obama to sharing a few dad jokes, Barack Obama has defined his presidency through pop culture. Take a look back at some of his coolest moments from the past eight years.... more
    Donald Trump's presidency will be 'hopelessly conflicted' and doomed to failure, corporate governance expert says
    19 Jan: Donald Trump will be a "hopelessly conflicted president" with an unrivalled array of commercial conflicts of interest that threaten to undermine the presidency, according to a leading expert on corporate governance.... more
    A genuinely believable CGI actor? It won't be long
    19 Jan: I suspect we are very close to a genuinely believable computer-generated actor who will fool even experienced professionals.... more
    NSW Premier Mike Baird announces retirement
    19 Jan: NSW Premier Mike Baird has announced his retirement from politics.... more

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