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‘Risky levels': Australia is the drunkest country in the world, new survey finds

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

While French drank most times a week, Australians got drunk an average of 27 times a year, almost double the global average Get our free news app ; get our morning email...
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Australian opposition promises deeper emission reductions

4 hours ago   |   The Independent

Australia's opposition leader says the nation would set a more ambitious target of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 43% by the end of the decade if the government...
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Unvaccinated billionaire Clive Palmer can attend trial against the Western Australia premier

Unvaccinated billionaire Clive Palmer can attend trial against the Western Australia premier

6 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Billionaire Clive Palmer will be able to be present in a Sydney courtroom for his defamation trial despite being unvaccinated against COVID-19.
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Covid-19 Australia: NSW has confirmed eight Omicron variant cases

Covid-19 Australia: NSW has confirmed eight Omicron variant cases

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

NSW has confirmed eight new cases of the Omicron Covid-19 variant, including a child who sparked a number of location alerts in Chatswood between November 23 and Wednesday.
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Covid-19 Australia: Victoria's vaccine mandates and restrictions could stay until booster delivered

Covid-19 Australia: Victoria's vaccine mandates and restrictions could stay until booster delivered

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Premier Daniel Andrews said he was waiting for the latest medical advice on the booster vaccine and immunising children aged between five and 11.
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Western Australia SLAMS its border shut to another state

Western Australia SLAMS its border shut to another state

13 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Western Australia's premier has introduced even harsher border controls, less than 24 hours after outlining a grand plan to reconnect with the world.
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Tucker Carlson says Democrats using Omicron as a power grab and US will end up like Australia

Tucker Carlson says Democrats using Omicron as a power grab and US will end up like Australia

16 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Fox News' Tucker Carlson on Wednesday accused Democrats of using the Omicron variant of COVID-19 as a pretext to trample civil liberties and crack down on the opposition ahead...
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Australia could BOYCOTT Beijing Winter Olympics in China next year

Australia could BOYCOTT Beijing Winter Olympics in China next year

17 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

A diplomatic boycott already has bipartisan support as concerns grow for Chinese women's tennis star Peng Shuai over her allegations of sexual assault.
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Ex-South Australia premier Jay Weatherill too sick to talk after catching Covid at school reunion

Ex-South Australia premier Jay Weatherill too sick to talk after catching Covid at school reunion

18 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Classmates at a high-powered 40-year school reunion woke up suffering more than a hangover with 19 people testing positive to Covid including former SA premier Jay Weatherill...
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Chris Woakes believes Ashes sledging will avoid Rafiq and Paine crises

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

‘A lot of those issues are personal,' Woakes says of scandals ‘Cricket is played best when that sort of stuff is left to the side' Chris Woakes has insisted England's and...
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Norway Covid: 60 infected with Omicron at Christmas party have mild symptoms

Norway Covid: 60 infected with Omicron at Christmas party have mild symptoms

Up to 60 people infected with Omicron Covid at a Christmas party in Oslo last week are currently recovering at home with mild symptoms including headache, sore throat and a... Read more ...