RN Breakfast - Separate stories podcast

RN Breakfast - Separate stories podcast


Radio National Breakfast brings you the most comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events - serious, fun, topical and diverse without being overwhelming. This 'RN Breakfast-individual stories' podcast is for listeners who want all of Breakfast, plus the ability to skip easily from story to story.


Beijing's candidate wins Hong Kong leadership vote  

Carrie Lam has won an electoral council vote to become Hong Kong's new chief executive, becoming the first woman to hold the top job.

Is ketamine use for depression safe?  

Ketamine is a pain killer and sedative used in anaesthesia and by ambulance services to treat the pain in trauma victims.

Breakthrough on malaria vaccine  

Australian researchers say they have made a significant breakthrough on a malaria vaccine, with the new drug already testing successfully in early human trials.

Four Corners: 'Fighting the System'  

For parents and carers, the decision to place a child with a disability into care is always a tough one.

All-rounder Bec Goddard coaches Crows to victory  

The Adelaide Crows have won the first AFL Women's premiership, beating the undefeated Brisbane Lions by a goal in the grand final at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Mitsubishi shutdown can offer hope to Hazelwood workers  

The closure of a major industry can devastate local economies if not well planned. But if properly managed, there can be positive results.

Politics with Michelle Grattan  

The Conversation's Michelle Grattan joins RN Breakfast from our Parliament House studio to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Burdekin Shire braces for Cyclone Debbie  

Cyclone Debbie is expected to cross the North Queensland coast tomorrow morning between Lucinda and Mackay.

Queensland preparing for category four cyclone  

Queenslanders are making preparations along the north coast ahead of the impending arrival of Cyclone Debbie tomorrow morning.

Monday Finance with Michael Janda  

It's a constant topic around the dinner table and the barbecue these days—how high can east coast house prices go?

Aftershocks as Obamacare repeal fails: world wrap with Matt Bevan  

In the United States, President Donald Trump has caused a stir after firing off a tweet which encouraged people to watch a show on Fox News.

Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg on ACCC review into electricity market  

Electricity retailers have been placed on notice over rising power bills, with the Turnbull government calling in the consumer watchdog to investigate their behaviour.

US investigating alleged Mosul strikes with up to 200 civilians dead  

Iraq's military has cast doubts on reports that an air strike by the US-led coalition was responsible for the deaths of at least 150 people in western Mosul.

Morning political briefing with Alison Carabine  

A look at all of the latest developments in federal politics with RN Breakfast's Political Editor Alison Carabine.

Live performance from Beau Atkinson  

Beau Atkinson performs live with slide guitarist Dan Musil.

'Too late in the game to keep Hazelwood open': Chester  

No request from Engie to help keep the Hazelwood power station open so the plant will close, says local MP Darren Chester.

Parallels between labour upheaval in Australia and US  

In the rust belt states of the US, manufacturing jobs have long disappeared to low wage countries like China.

Politics with Alice Workman  

Parliament House Bureau Chief for BuzzFeed News Alice Workman joins RN Breakfast from our Parliament House studio to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.

Keep Hazelwood open until Snowy Hydro 2 in place: Abbott  

Only coal fired power will keep the lights on, Tony Abbott says.

Panel: the future for Morwell and the Latrobe Valley  

Despite calls from business for a government bailout, it seems the Hazelwood power station shutdown will go ahead as planned.

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