Global coronavirus cases exceed 10 million

Global coronavirus cases have now exceeded 10 million according to a Reuters tally, marking a grim milestone in the spread of the respiratory disease that has so far killed almost half a million people in seven months.

Man throws rocks at NSW police

A man has been charged after he allegedly threw rocks at police officers after refusing to leave a venue in Lake Macquarie.

Deadline looms for abuse redress scheme

THE NATIONAL REDRESS SCHEME FOR PEOPLE SEXUALLY ABUSED AS CHILDREN IN AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTIONSWHAT IS IT?* A $3.8 billion scheme designed to deliver redress for about 60,000 people sexually abused as children in Australian institutions* It began operating in July 2018 and runs for 10 years* It involves a monetary payment,...

NSW reports three new COVID-19 cases

Three new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in NSW, including a 34-year-old man who was part of an overseas cargo airline crew who became unwell during transit.

We deserved to be booed off, admits Boyd

Boos echoed around Suncorp Stadium before Brisbane were upset 30-12 by NRL battlers Gold Coast - and Broncos veteran Darius Boyd admits his team deserved it.

US, India, China see virus cases soar

A World Health Organisation-led coalition fighting the COVID-19 pandemic is asking government and private sector donors to help raise $US31.3 billion ($A45.7 billion) in the next 12 months to develop and deliver tests, treatments and vaccines for the disease.

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