World News Radio November 28

Tributes for cricketer Phillip Hughes, who's died after suffering a head injury playing the game he loved; Victoria gears up for elections ... what does it hold...

SBS World News Radio November 27

Calls for an abuse inquiry covering all of the Defence force; The battle heats up over Super Trawlers; Depression's toll on 350 million people.
A long-awaited report has recommended a royal commission into sexual abuse allegations at ADFA in Canberra.
Child rights groups says up to 10 million girls around the world are forced into marriage before their 18th birthday every year.

Attack on Perth mosque condemned

The Imam of a Perth mosque has condemned an attack on the building.
Dozens of high profile Australians have lent their voices to a campaign aimed at helping free children from immigration detention centres. 
A new report has found that a third of companies in Australia have no women in key management jobs.
A new report is calling for an end to impunity over rape and sexual violence against women in the DRC.
Passage of the proposed changes to the 2007 Australian Citizenship Act didn't proceed as smoothly as the government would have liked. 
The police officer at the centre of violent race-based unrest in the United States has spoken publicly for the first time.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott is being urged to remove Defence Minister David Johnston from his portfolio.
The Pope has strongly criticised European institutions, calling them aloof and insensitive.
A leading international expert on infectious diseases believes the presence of bubonic plague in Madagascar won't reach the proportions of Ebola in parts of west...
Health experts say challenges remain in eradicating polio in international conflict zones, despite impressive gains seen in parts of Africa.
The Therapeutic Goods Administration is receiving submissions on a proposal to offer oral contraceptives for women without a prescription.
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Vale Phillip Hughes, 1988 - 2014

Family, friends, team mates and fans are in mourning after the passing of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes.
This could be the moment all Australian adults are allowed to have their relationships recognised, Australian Marriage Equality believes.
They're called "man's best friend" for a reason.
Wikipedia has launched a fundraising initiative -- dubbed WikiCheese -- to photograph France's bewildering varieties of cheese.
A polar bear named Freedom has given birth to three tiny white cubs at the Ouwehands zoo, both mother and babies are all in good health.
A beggar arrested in Iran Wednesday had millions of rials (thousands of dollars) in his pockets and a great deal more in two bank accounts, an official said.