Day: April 24, 2019

QUT TV News – Wednesday 24 April 2019

In this bulletin, there have been two breaking developments in the Sri Lankan terror attack. Islamic State has claimed responsibility, and it’s been connected to the shootings in New Zealand. Hundreds of thousands of Australian veterans and their families are

ISIS claims responsibility for terror attack in Sri Lanka

There have been two breaking developments in the Sri Lankan terror attack. Islamic State has claimed responsibility, and it’s been connected to the shootings in New Zealand. Meanwhile funerals for more than three hundred people killed are underway. Georgie Hewson

School students pay their respects to the Anzacs

Hundreds of thousands of Australian veterans and their families are about to commemorate the 104th anniversary of the landing at Gallipoli. And it’s begun with services for students. Tom Robson reports.

The political race heats up in the north before Anzac Day break

The election campaign has moved to the north of Australia, with both parties trying to win over voters in marginal areas. But they’ll have a break on Anzac day. Georgie Hewson reports.

Guide dog owners still discriminated against in Australia

A new survey has revealed serious discrimination against vision impaired people and their guide dogs. Fifty per cent of handlers are regularly denied access to businesses and public transport. Alexis Moran reports.

Penrith’s Phil Gould leaves the Panthers

In Rugby League news, Phil “Gus” Gould has left his job at the Penrith Panthers. He says it was simply time. Tom Robson reports.

Boost in junior numbers signing up to rugby league

And finally what sport do you want your child to play? Parents have been turning away from the more physical contact sports like Rugby League but there’s a big push to get them back. Aleisha McLaren reports.

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