We are in need of vaccines: Indonesians eye Australia’s unwanted AstraZeneca

Scientists warn that Indonesia’s outbreak is starting to resemble India’s as morgues fill up and the government scrambles for doses for its 270 million people.

‘We always hope it will be yes this time’: toddler has 15 travel exemptions rejected

Two-year-old Gurman Chechi has been in India for nearly 18 months without his parents but can’t get a travel exemption to be reunited with them in Hobart.

A radiant Queen Elizabeth II attends G7 summit event, Cornwall, England

Members of the Royal family and G7 leaders at The Eden Project during the G7 Summit in St Austell, Cornwall, England. UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, hosts leaders from the […]

What we know about the virus variant from India that’s spreading in Victoria

It remains unclear how effectively antibodies from the Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines will neutralise the coronavirus variant known as B.1.617.1. But in a hopeful sign, both are effective against a […]

‘Totally helpless’: Third Australian man dies in India from COVID-19

Sunil Khanna, 51, formerly from Sydney’s west, had been living in New Delhi before his death where he cared for his elderly parents who are not Australian citizens.

Cricket Australia chief confirms India is paying for quarantine amid claims of special treatment

Cricket Australia’s interim chief executive Nick Hockley has confirmed the Indian board is paying for Australian players’ quarantine period in Sydney.

India’s Gujarat state evacuates more than 200,000 people as Cyclone Tauktae hits

The most powerful cyclone in more than two decades, which has already killed at least 16 people and left a trail of destruction, has now made landfall in the state […]

‘In limbo’: The Australians left behind in India as flight leaves without them

Sunny Joura has been trying to return to Melbourne since June last year. On Friday, hours before his flight was due to leave, he tested positive to coronavirus, leaving he […]