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The Ruby Princess off the coast of Sydney (Image: AAP/Craig Golding)

Ruby Tuesday

Good morning, early birds. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has offered an unreserved apology in the wake of findings from the inquiry into the Ruby Princess outbreak, and almost all of Victoria's second wave cases can be traced back to travellers housed in hotel quarantine. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

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‘The buck stops with me’: the words our political class utter with contempt

The evasion of responsibility by the federal and Victorian governments over the pandemic is the product of a long-growing culture of non-accountability in Australian politics.

The Ruby Princess cruise ship off the coast of Sydney (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

Cruising for a bruising: hundreds join Ruby Princess class action

More than 800 people have already registered interest in joining a class action over the Ruby Princess coronavirus debacle.

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Law and border

Good morning, early birds. Paul Kelly has declared that he sees no medical reason to maintain border shutdowns, and Angus Taylor has released the government's 30 year Technology Investment Roadmap. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Richard Beasley, SC. (Image: AAP/James Elsby)

Having a great pandemic, an SC tweets, and bunfight at the Oz

It's tough economic times (for some) and the Oz bites its own tail. Plus other tips and murmurs from the Crikey bunker.

The Ruby Princess cruise ship off the coast of Sydney (Image: AAP/Joel Carrett)

Doctor Knew-Much, Did-Little reveals fatal flaws in Ruby Princess’ deathly arrival

The Ruby Princess inquiry is raising key questions about the independence of cruise ship doctors — is their duty to their patients, or to their employer?

Minister for Home Affairs Peter Dutton (Image: AAP/Darren England)

Virus Watch: China claps back at propaganda claims

China has accused Australian officials of engaging in a "propaganda war", a vaccine trial has started in the UK, plus more on COVID-19.

Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements chair Mark Binskin (Image: AAP/Supplied)

Ruby Princess probe fast-tracked as other inquiries slip into the slow lane

A number of important national inquiries have been delayed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Bret Walker SC during the Murray Darling Basin Royal Commission (Image: AAP/Morgan Sette)

New Ruby Princess inquiry needs to place NSW government in the spotlight

As more and more questions emerge each day, the NSW government's 'powerful and independent' inquiry into the Ruby Princess debacle must look at the role of the government itself.

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Another Great Depression?

The IMF projects the global economy will fall to -3% this year and create the worst recession since the Great Depression and the federal government is developing an opt-in tracking app that could be used to ramp up tracing efforts and ease lockdown restrictions.

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