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Australian radio network dumps royal hoax show

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An Australian radio show at the centre of a hoax call controversy involving Britain's Prince William and his pregnant wife Catherine has been taken off air permanently, the network said Monday. 

Undated photos provided by Southern Cross Austereo on December 6, 2012 shows radio DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian. Their radio show at the centre of a hoax call controversy involving Prince William and his wife Catherine has been taken off air permanently, the network said Monday.

Two DJs were sidelined by the Austereo network after making the prank call to the London hospital treating the duchess of Cambridge, which resulted in details of her recovery from morning sickness being revealed on air.

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