Outpatient services have been suspended at Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Centre and Renji Hospital, also prompting the lockdown of surrounding residential communities.
The Coalition has increased the foreign aid budget for the first time but it is only a start.
Karl-Anthony Towns has coronavirus, and his girlfriend, Jordyn Woods, is asking for prayers. The Minnesota Timberwolves player is the latest celeb to test positive for the virus, which has already […]
Who’s in the running to top Triple J’s countdown from a year ravaged by COVID? Daniel Andrews, oddly enough.
Health authorities say there’s no evidence of a direct link between the recent string of deaths among elderly people, and the COVID vaccine they received.
Deputy Commissioner Rick Nugent admitted the wording in a guidance note to officers in December “wasn’t ideal and didn’t send the right message”.
Some of Australia’s largest listed retailers have revealed bright spots after a tough year of COVID trading.
Once a hub for both Western and Indian tourists, Kashmir has been reeling for more than a year. First, India brought in security forces. Then the coronavirus struck.
Sydney’s northern beaches are no longer a COVID hotspot, says the federal government, but a new cluster has emerged in one of Brisbane’s quarantine hotels.
Festivities will be significantly muted on January 26, with a number of longstanding events cancelled and spectators limited.
The call comes after Acting Prime Minister Michael McCormack said in an interview that “facts sometimes are contentious”.
Queensland police are combing through four days worth of CCTV as an investigation continues into how a hotel cleaner contracted a virulent COVID-19 strain.
During the COVID-19 shutdown, people stopped going to the dentist. A range of serious health consquences are expected.
Health Minister Yvette D’Ath says the COVID crackdown could be extended if the best-case scenario doesn’t play out over the next three days.
National cabinet has slashed the number of international arrivals and made masks and COVID-19 tests mandatory in a bid to prevent a new strain from taking hold.
Melbourne Victory and Melbourne City’s women and men have been forced to rejig their A-League and W-League fixture plans because of border closures
Airline crews in quarantine in Melbourne have returned positive coronavirus tests at nearly twice the rate of others in quarantine.
Experts have praised the work of Victoria’s contact tracers, but frustration is growing as testing sites fail to cope with demand.
Racing NSW has tightened COVID-19 protocols for race meetings in the greater Sydney area over the New Year weekend.
The Australian sharemarket slumped in the last full session on 2020, as investors mulled the prospect of a delayed US stimulus and rising COVID cases in NSW.
As a new wave of COVID-19 sweeps through South Africa, Cricket Australia is still planning for a February Test tour of the African nation.
The threat of a COVID outbreak in Greater Sydney will consume health authorities in the coming days, as the number of mystery cases outside the northern beaches multiplies and testing […]
Everton has demanded “full disclosure” after their match against Manchester City was postponed, owing to a worsening COVID outbreak among Pep Guardiola’s squad.
Wool producers are facing an acute workforce shortage want more young Australians to consider shearing as a job.
Famously, the Formula One season began with the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix. But it was Romain Grosjean’s near-death experience that stood in the memory bank.
The UK government conceded it was considering keeping children from returning to classrooms next week as pressure mounted on hospitals.
The biggest expenditure of public funds since World War II, lockdowns and state border closures have prompted calls for a post-pandemic royal commission.
Seven people have been fined up to $4000 for providing false information, while all 20 people from the Lady E superyacht moored in Cairns are now in hotel quarantine.
If the rolling 14-day average of new cases does not decline, consideration should be given to extending stay-at-home restrictions to Greater Sydney.
China has cancelled all big sporting events in Beijing after diagnosing four coronavirus cases, while France gets first case of more infectious COVID strain.