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Pregnant mother of 11 loses rights claim after being rejected for home-birth program

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Deborah Gough A mother in her mid 40s with 11 other children was rejected for a hospital-run home birth program and has now lost her human and consumer rights appeal against the decision.

Rain, cold and snow across Victoria

Snow at Mt Buller.

Deborah Gough While train travellers from Melbourne's south-east battled to make their way to work on Tuesday, outer eastern suburbs residents battoned down as a deluge of rain hit homes overnight ...

Metro services suspended after man is hit by train on the Upfield line

Police at the scene of the fatal Moreland train strike.

Deborah Gough A second person has been killed by a train in as many days, this time causing the suspension of the Upfield line.

More rail chaos as train drivers hit the brakes

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Deborah Gough Eastern suburbs rail commuters should brace themselves for more delays on the trip home, with train drivers instructed to go slow.

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Major rail projects expected in 20 years

Passengers wait in the City Loop.

Deborah Gough An inner metropolitan rail tunnel is the linchpin for Melbourne’s rail growth and without it other network expansions would be impossible, the state’s public transport chief says.

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Peak-hour delays plague morning commute

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Deborah Gough Widespread train delays that hit the Melbourne morning commuter peak on Monday are now cleared and services are running as normal, Metro Trains has said.

Trains woes strike during morning peak

Deborah Gough Sunbury-line trains were suspended on Monday morning after signalling problems at Watergardens.

Ambos on meal break as woman lay dying

Ambulance.

Deborah Gough The closest ambulance to an elderly woman who lay badly burnt and dying was not called to the scene because officers were on a meal break, Ambulance Victoria says.