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Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia. The demonym Adelaidean is used to denote the city and the residents of Adelaide.
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SA Health investigating after 'cluster' of four babies die at Adelaide hospital in one monthSA Health will conduct a review of the circumstances surrounding the deaths of four babies at Adelaide's Women's and Children's Hospital.
'Unacceptable and reprehensible': Calls for inquiry after four babies die at Adelaide hospitalA South Australian upper house MP has called for an independent investigation into the deaths of four babies at Adelaide's Women's and Children's Hospital.
Aboriginal families locked out of their communities are quarantining in 'Camp Beautiful'About 280 kilometres north of Adelaide, native title holders have joined forces in the hope of saving the lives and culture of those considered among the most vulnerable to coronavirus.
Mother finally granted exemption to bury her daughter after eight failed attempts to cross Victoria-SA borderMargaret Akima Garang, 22, died suddenly in Adelaide after travelling from Melbourne with friends.
SA women 'breached quarantine in WA'Police allege two Adelaide women ordered to quarantine in Western Australia left a hotel and caught a taxi to a suburban unit block hours later.
Two women charged after allegedly breaching hotel coronavirus quarantine in PerthPolice allege two Adelaide women ordered to quarantine in Western Australia left a hotel and caught a taxi to a suburban unit block hours later.
'Very positive step': International student advocates welcome new Adelaide pilot programA similar scheme bringing students to the ACT was scrapped in July after coronavirus cases in Victoria began to skyrocket.
Adelaide disability carer charged with manslaughter of Ann Marie Smith granted bailThe carer for South Australian woman Ann Marie Smith has been banned from the industry while on bail for her manslaughter.
NDIS bans care provider over death of Ann Marie SmithThe company responsible for the care of Adelaide woman Ann Marie Smith when she died has been banned from operating and had its registration revoked.
NSW duo denied South Australia entry arrested in AdelaideA man and woman from NSW who were refused entry into South Australia have been found in Adelaide and charged with breaching COVID-19 regulations.
South Australia blocks Black Lives Matter protest as other leaders warn of coronavirusSouth Australian Authorities won't grant another exemption from COVID-19 restrictions for a second Black Lives Matter rally in Adelaide.
Australian state lets sports fans back in stadiums as COVID-19 cases slowAs Australia moves ahead with relaxing a lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus, a state government gave the all clear for more than 2,000 fans to attend an Australian Rules Football game at a..
SA Premier defends decision to allow British woman with coronavirus to visit dying sisterHealth officials and the South Australian Premier have defended letting a British woman into Adelaide to visit a dying relative, despite her positive COVID-19 test.
UK virus case came to visit relative in SAHealth officials and the SA premier have defended letting a British woman into Adelaide to visit a dying relative, despite her positive COVID-19 test.
Carer sacked after death of SA woman with cerebral palsy in 'disgusting and degrading' conditionsDisability care provider Integrity Care SA has sacked the carer of an Adelaide woman suffering from cerebral palsy who died in horrific circumstances.
Carer sacked after disabled SA woman diesDisability care provider Integrity Care SA has sacked the carer of an Adelaide woman suffering from cerebral palsy who died in horrific circumstances.
Aust first: Masks made and tested in SAIn an Australian first, millions of respirator and surgical masks will be produced and tested at facilities in Adelaide.
Coronavirus vaccine could have been fast-tracked if SARS funding wasn't axed: Adelaide scientistProfessor Nikolai Petrovsky says the search for a COVID-19 vaccine could have been fast-tracked if funding for a SARS vaccine 13 years ago was not cut short.
'Beloved father' is SA's first virus deathA 75-year-old man from Adelaide is the first person in South Australia to die from the coronavirus.
SA records its first coronavirus deathA 75-year-old man from Adelaide is the first person in South Australia to die from the coronavirus.
Australia's coronavirus death toll hits 45 as government prepares to release modellingA 75-year-old man from Adelaide is the first person in South Australia to die from the coronavirus, taking Australia's national death toll to 45.
Adelaide company to make 145 million face masks for Australia's front-line health workersThe federal government has lavished praise on Australian businesses turning their hand to making coronavirus supplies during the outbreak.
Adelaide high school student tests positive for COVID-19A South Australian high school student is the latest case of coronavirus.
Exclusive: A new campaign hopes to end Australian visa battles for people with disabilityTop lawyers, migration experts and disability advocates will come together in Adelaide this week to call on the Australian government to rethink its migration health requirement, which they say..
Nation's first drive-through coronavirus testing station begins operating in AdelaideIn an Australian first, a formal drive-through coronavirus testing station has been set up at an Adelaide hospital, a move aimed to ease pressure on GPs.
Drive-through virus testing station opensIn an Australian first, a formal drive-through coronavirus testing station has been set up at an Adelaide hospital, a move aimed to ease pressure on GPs.
Sabrina Lekaj: Adelaide man to spend 20 years in prison for murdering his daughterThe Adelaide man who stabbed his daughter to death last July will spend a minimum of 20 years behind bars.
Adelaide man jailed for killing daughterThe Adelaide man who stabbed his daughter to death last July will spend a minimum of 20 years behind bars.
A group of people in Adelaide will spend five days reading aloud a major climate report in fullPoliticians, scientists, business leaders and artists will take part in the five-day public reading of a more than 500-page landmark climate change report this week.
The passionate leadership of these Aboriginal women is being honouredAn exhibition of portraits of prominent Indigenous women will launch on 26 January in Adelaide, with one organiser dubbing them collectively as the "alternative Australian of the Year".
Mourners farewell SA volcano victim Gavin Dallow, month after deadly eruptionMourners have gathered in Adelaide to farewell lawyer Gavin Dallow, who died in last month's White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand.
New Year's Eve fireworks to go ahead around Australia despite high fire dangerFireworks displays in Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne are all scheduled to go ahead as planned, while Canberra has called off the celebrations due to high fire risk.
Fireworks suspected of sparking two fires south of AdelaideFireworks may have been the cause of fires in South Australia as the state suffers through heatwave conditions with high fire dangers.
Thirsty koala approaches cyclists during Adelaide heatwaveAs Adelaide entered its second day of more than 40C, this koala walked up to a group of cyclists to get a much-needed drink.
Adelaide in the grip of second heatwave, with more hot days to comeSouth Australia is on day two of a four-day heatwave that's likely to be felt right across the state, with temperatures to peak on Monday before a cool change.
Screen composer with a platinum touchArriving in Adelaide as a £10 pom, Martin Armiger went on to play in seminal bands, compose and produce memorable scores, and win major musical honours.
'Tip of the iceberg': Second death confirmed in Adelaide bushfiresA second person has been found dead after South Australia's day of devastating bushfires and the state's Premier fears more bodies will be discovered.
Australia's Adelaide Airport evacuated due to security alert: ABCAustralia's Adelaide airport was evacuated on Wednesday due to a security alert, the Australian Broadcasting Corp reported.
NZ volcano: Adelaide family unaccounted for as Red Cross lists missing touristsAt least 11 Australians are officially missing after the Whakaari/White Island eruption.
Advocates disappointed by refusal to lift age of criminal responsibilityAdvocates say they are disappointed with the refusal by Australia's attorney-generals meeting in Adelaide to decide to lift the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to 14.
'Longtime supporter and friend': Paralympic champion Kieran Modra dies in SA crashAustralian five-time Paralympic champion Kieran Modra has been killed while riding his bike in Adelaide.
Also reported by •The Age
Paralympic champion Modra dies in SA crashAustralian five-time Paralympic champion Kieran Modra has been killed while riding his bike in Adelaide.
Also reported by •The Age
'There’s no hope': Emotional testimony as Newstart inquiry hits AdelaideA Senate committee has heard emotional testimony from South Australians living on the government’s unemployment benefit.
Qantas faces shareholder backlash over deportation of asylum seekersAs the "Spirit of Australia" celebrates its 99th year serving the nation, on the floor of the Qantas annual general meeting in Adelaide, human rights questions were being asked of the national carrier.
Dutch team expected to claim honours in solar-powered race to AdelaideThe winner of the World Solar Challenge is expected to cross the finish line in Adelaide after a drama-packed day of the 3000-kilometre race from Darwin.