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(generated from captions) This program is captioned live. This morning - to repair ties with China. Kevin Rudd returns home in Papua. A second man shot by rebels in the first Ashes Test. And a fight to the death This is Seven Early News VOICEOVER: with Natalie Barr. Good morning. Kevin Rudd's first priority with China will be to repair relations in Australia this morning. when he arrives back are escalating Tensions between the two countries Rio Tinto executive, Stern Hu. following the arrest of Australian on suspicion of espionage He's being held in Shanghai but no charges have been laid.

Australian authorities with low ranking officials have only been allowed to meet from Beijing today. but will demand more information for the long haul here. We may well be in Mr Hu is now subject to Chinese law. the incident could impact on them. Businesses here are worried to personally intervene. The Opposition is urging Mr Rudd A second person has been shot dead was gunned down by suspected rebels a day after an Australian man in Indonesia. armed with military weapons Drew Grant was ambushed by gunmen gold and copper mine in Papua. near the Freeport of a 9-week-old baby girl The 29-year-old father was shot five times.

to Melbourne today. His body is being flown back for the same company A security guard who also worked was shot dead yesterday. that the Rudd Government New evidence has emerged of boat people was warned to expect an onslaught laws. after softening border protection 73 asylum seekers were picked up at the weekend north-west of Christmas Island this year. on the 17th boat intercepted is now nearing capacity. Christmas Island Detention Centre News Limited reports the Immigration Minister intelligence officials told last October arrivals was expected. that a surge in unauthorised are recovering in hospital Three elderly people after a dramatic rescue north-west of Sydney. when their motorhome crashed with the occupants trapped inside The van was partially submerged into a creek. after crashing down an embankment

the drivers or the passengers window We ended up ripping off to get at her. She was doubled over. and whatever was in there. She was covered in mud and dirt 50th wedding anniversaries The group was marking five couples' was cut short. before their road trip condition, in Westmead hospital. The driver remains in a serious

to restore its reputation Melbourne has tried as a multicultural city through the streets. with a walk for harmony took part Tens of thousands of people racial attacks on Indian students. in response to a series of

The Victorian Government says

Melbourne is safe to visit. it wants to show the world,

from all around the world.

in whatever form it takes. We condemn racism threatened to boycott the march Indian students had earlier but turned up in their hundreds. by the results of food inspections, Diners have been shocked

the businesses in New South Wales, showing almost half of break hygiene laws. to carry out more random checks Councils are being told to prevent people getting sick.

was named and shamed this week This city Hungry Jack's store

rodent droppings, after food safety inspectors found in storage areas. and cockroaches, dead and alive, on the walls, floor and equipment. There was dirt and grease 40% of the State's restaurants Between July and December last year, food safety inspection. failed their first

more than 450 businesses. Manly council officers visited Only 2% complied. That's wrong, yeah, very wrong. We've got to eat here today. I think that's ridiculous. Goodness me, You're paying good money for food, that they're hygienic? is it too much to expect passed. Just 5% of Ashfield businesses of regular inspections. The mayor says that's because to have comfort It's very important for our locals spend their money, that they can go out, enjoy their night and not get sick. The State Government says

by the second inspection. most breaches were fixed Many of these breaches - in fact, the vast majority - and technical in nature. are in fact minor wants a signage system The restaurant industry which businesses comply. so customers know

We punch well above our weight should be very, very thankful so Australians and Sydneyites compliant industry. they have such a good, to the White House Barack Obama has returned after an historic trip to Africa,

retracing his own family's history. to help Ghana but warned - The US President promised

to stamp out war and corruption. it's up to the people of Africa embraced President Obama The African nation of Ghana like a native son. In an address to Ghana's parliament, and grandfather's footsteps the President traced his own father on the continent.

of Africa within me. I have the blood to build a better future. And challenged the youth here end conflicts, You can conquer disease, and make change from the bottom up. You can do that. Yes you can. history is on the move. Because in this moment,

throngs gathered Wherever he went - a glimpse of the American President. hoping to catch to be on everything here - Mr. Obama's face seemed from t-shirts to billboards. and expectant mothers. Touring a clinic for new

Look at these cuties!

the moment. Mr. and Mrs. Obama seemed to relish Yeah, you were smiling for a second. Later - an emotional journey. to Ghana's coast The first family travelled to tour a former slave prison,

moved the President. an experience that clearly important for Malia and Sasha, I think it was particularly in such a blessed way, who are growing up can take very cruel turns. to be reminded that history Now for your first look at Monday's weather - Brisbane, fine. Sydney will be cloudy with the chance of an afternoon shower. Melbourne, showers and possible hail. Canberra, cool and cloudy. Hobart, fine but chilly. Showers increasing in Adelaide. Fine in Perth. A sunny day in Darwin. Coming up on 'Sunrise' at 6am, why everything you know about computers is about to change. But next on Seven Early News, Britain's plan to vaccinate its population against swine flu. And a terrifying bridge collapse in India. (METALLIC SCRAPING) (CHEERY JUG BAND MUSIC PLAYS) (CHOIR WHISTLES 'THIS OLD MAN') (POPPING) (CHEERING) (POPPING) You're watching Seven's Early News. A 26-year-old man has been charged with bashing a 2-year-old girl, believe to be his daughter,

close to death. The girl's on life support in Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital. Authorities have been accused of ignoring warnings that might have protected her. News Limited reports childcare staff called the Department of Human Services two weeks ago, when the girl arrived at daycare with black eyes. The father is due to face court tomorrow. Five people are dead and at least 15 others injured after a partially built bridge collapsed in the Indian capital. Large slabs of concrete crashed to the ground in New Delhi's south crushing workers. Officials are rushing the construction of a new metro rail system, for next year's Commonwealth Games. The head of Metro Rail has offered his resignation but says the toll would have been higher if the accident happened later in the day. Authorities in Britain are promising to vaccinate the country's entire population against swine flu, after 15 deaths. A vaccine is expected to be fast-tracked within five days and Britain's ordered 130 million doses. 9,000 people have been diagnosed with the H1N1 virus there compared with about 8,000 cases here and 18 deaths. A British English teacher who was trying to get her students interested in reading, has been sacked after her novel was posted on the internet. The story contains the names of some of her pupils,

along with references to drug use, underage drinking and truancy. The school community is now demanding her reinstatement. 'Stop! Don't Read This' has become controversial reading. It contains references to drugs, sexual fantasies about a teacher and very strong language. But supporters of its author, English teacher Leona Rustamova, says she succeeded where many teachers have failed - to get five disaffected teenage boys to not only read a book,

but to enjoy it. It was more a zoo than a class really and very intelligent boys but completely sick of education. And in the end, out of desperation I said to them, "Is there anything I can read you that you can get interested in?" And they said, "Well, how about you actually try and write a book about us?" But it's left her career in tatters. She's been sacked for putting the fictional book with real names left in on the internet. It was great to have a book that was written about me and my friends that we could relate to, we could understand what was going on and people recognise. We asked the school and the local education authority for an interview but they both declined. But in a statement at Channel 4 News the school had said it had been a difficult, adding that it was quite clear that Ms Rustamova was guilty of misconduct in allowing the book to be published online. Leonora Rustamova may not be teaching anymore but she continues to write. She already has an agent and she's planning to publish the book. Your first finance this Early News: Coming up on 'Sunrise' at 6am, Layne Beachley talks about her near-eviction from 'Dancing with the Stars'. But next on Seven Early News, the St Kilda juggernaut rolls on in the AFL. And, Mark Webber finally breaks through for his maiden Grand Prix victory. What happened when you quit before is often key to quitting for good this time. Look, you went 10 days without smoking. not a failure. There's no such thing as a failed quit attempt - just experience to help you finally quit for good. Nicotine replacement therapy is often the key to quitting. And have you tried gum or patches before? There's no silver bullet, but used properly - and they often aren't - they can really help you beat your addiction. The stories we're following on the Early News - Kevin Rudd's first priority will be to repair relations with China when he arrives back in Australia this morning. Tensions are escalating after the arrest of Australian Rio Tinto executive Stern Hu. The body of an Australian mine worker shot by rebels in Indonesia will be brought home today. Drew Grant was ambushed by gunmen near the Freeport gold and copper mine in Papua. Melbourne has tried to restore its reputation as a multicultural city with a walk for harmony through the streets. It follows a series of racial attacks on Indian students. Now it's over to Mark Beretta with all the day's sport. England's batsman have clung on to salvage a draw in the opening Ashes Test in Cardiff. The home side survived a tension-packed final session with one wicket in hand but Ricky Ponting was livid post-match about what he believed was time-wasting tactics employed by England that weren't in the spirit of the game. Needing to bat the day out to salvage a draw the last thing England could afford to do was throw wickets away. COMMENTATOR: Bowled him! He's left one, it's too straight. Kevin Pietersen fails again under pressure leaving it up to Andrew Strauss to show some steel. That'll be four. But the skipper couldn't stick around either. Oh, gone, yes, he's gone. Maligned spinner Nathan Hauritz was suddenly looking lethal. Oh, got him, Hauritz has struck again. Matt Prior pavilion-bound for 14. Paul Collingwood took it upon himself to get the home side to lunch. Andrew Flintoff dug in with Collingwood for the first half-century stand of the innings but Freddie couldn't keep up the resistance. Very nicely taken. Collingwood continued to play a lone hand for the home side but batting partners were becoming an issue as Hauritz grabbed his third. And gone. England finally showed some backbone as Collingwood combined with Graeme Swann to put on 62 before Hilfenhaus struck to expose the home side's tail. He's got him, he has got him.

Ponting decided to bring Peter Siddle back with 12 overs to go - it paid immediate dividends. Oh, gone! Collingwood into the gully. Collingwood's gutsy resistance over on 74 leaving Monty Panesar and Jimmy Anderson to negotiate the final 11 overs. Tensions boiled over as the Aussies pushed for victory with Ponting pointing the finger at England for intentionally wasting time. But the England tailenders maintained their composure

and salvaged the match. Aussie F1 star Mark Webber has survived early drama to claim his maiden-race win at this morning's German Grand Prix. Webber's tilt at victory was almost over before it begun when he was hit with a drive-through penalty for contacting Rubens Barrichello. But the Red Bull star recovered reclaiming the lead and forging to an emotional victory. Of course there's a few people that doubted me as well, so hello to them as well. Webber's the first Aussie since Alan Jones in 1981 to taste Grand Prix success. Flag favourites St Kilda have notched up their 15th straight win but were made to work hard by an undermanned West Coast. The Saints prevailed by 20 at Subiaco with wins also for Melbourne over Port Adelaide and Hawthorn over North Melbourne. With scores level at three-quarter time the Saints capitalised on a stack of Eagles errors in the final term booting four goals in six minutes. .

There were some great chances for us to attack and we made poor decisions

to put ourselves out of the game. In a further blow for the Eagles ruckman Dean Cox's troublesome groin injury flared up again.

Pierrick Fedrigo has continued the remarkable run of Frenchmen at this year's Tour de France taking out stage nine this morning. Well, this is the year of the French in the Tour de France. Cadel Evans is in 18th more than three minutes off the pace but will benefit greatly from tomorrow's rest day. Italian Rinaldo Nocentini retains the leader's yellow jersey ahead of Alberto Contador and Lance Armstrong. That's all for now, I'll be back with more sport a little later in 'Sunrise', Natalie. Next on Seven Early News, a closer look at Monday's forecast. And Perth orangutan's daring escape. 'Sunrise' is coming up after the Early News. With a look at what's ahead, it's over to Kochie and Mel. Morning, Nat. We hear a lot about hooning problem. Well, now police reckon the public need to help catch the offenders. They've started a campaign urging people to dob in a hoon. We'll find out whether it'll work.

Also, has it become too easy for couples to get a divorce? Federal MP Tony Abbott reckons it is and he wants Australia to go back to the system from 30 years ago. But what impact would that have on families? Plus, get ready for everything you know about computers to change. Our expert will explain why. We're also going to see whether Jordan going public with her private grief has done her more harm. And Layne Beachley talks about her narrow escape from eviction, on 'Dancing with the Stars'. See you soon for 'Sunrise' Now for a closer look at how the weather's shaping up around the country: A large low over Tasmania will continue to bring rain and showers to Victoria and South Australia, extending into southern New South Wales during the day. A high is bringing unsettled weather to Western Australia. And nor-westerly winds will produce a very warm day in Queensland. Around the capitals - Brisbane fine and warm. Sydney becoming cloudy Melbourne, showers and a possible hail storm. Canberra, cool and cloudy. Hobart, fine and chilly. Showers increasing in Adelaide. Fine in Perth. A sunny day in Darwin. And Perth Zoo is reviewing security after one of its orangutan's managed to escape at the weekend. Pulang spent two weeks lengthening a rope which helped her swing to freedom. The 15-year-old then wandered around during the zoo's peak visiting hours.

She didn't seem to be too fazed at all by her little adventure and, no, didn't seem to be repentant at all.

Pulang's taste of freedom lasted for about 15 minutes. And that's Seven Early News for this Monday. I'm Natalie Barr. Standby now for 'Sunrise'. Supertext Captions by Red Bee Media Australia