Legal action against Musk's X platform over stabbing videos dropped

    enJune 05, 2024

    Podcast Summary

    • Economy & PoliticsAustralia's economy grew at a slow pace in Q1, but the government made progress in unemployment, wages, and job creation. New laws target gender-based violence and passengers are advised to avoid alcohol on long flights.

      Despite Australia's economy experiencing weak growth in the first quarter, with a 0.1% increase in GDP and an annual growth rate of 1.1%, the government has made significant strides in areas like unemployment, wages growth, and job creation. Meanwhile, the eSafety Commissioner is pursuing new avenues to tackle gender-based violence, with new laws targeting the nonconsensual sharing of sexually explicit deep fake images. Passengers on long-haul flights are being advised to avoid alcohol due to potential heart stress caused by the combination of cabin pressure and alcohol consumption. In sports news, there's speculation about potential late changes in the State of Origin rugby league game, but experts believe no changes will be made. Lastly, Janek Sinner is poised to become a top contender in men's tennis following Novak Djokovic's withdrawal from the French Open. Despite economic and social challenges, progress is being made in various areas.

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