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Global report: US nears 5m Covid cases; New Zealand goes 100 days without local transmission

22 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

US nears milestone as Trump extends jobless aid; NZ warns against complacency; Australia records deadliest day of pandemic to date Coronavirus - latest updates See all our...
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Victoria records 17 coronavirus deaths on Australia's deadliest day of pandemic so far

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Daniel Andrews reports 394 new cases of Covid-19 and a record number of deaths, most of which are linked to aged care Australia has recorded its deadliest day of the...
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Michelle Yeoh undergoes COVID-19 test after landing in Australia to film for Marvel movie

Michelle Yeoh undergoes COVID-19 test after landing in Australia to film for Marvel movie

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Malaysian actress Michelle Yeoh underwent two COVID-19 tests following her arrival in Australia to film for Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings.
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Johann Preiss: The forgotten botanist who brought 200,000 Australian plants to Europe

1 day ago   |   The Independent

One man was responsible for bringing 200,000 samples of plants from Australia to Europe, and yet very few know his name, writes Anna Haebich
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Coronation Street spoilers: Abi Franklin faces terrible trauma after huge loss

Coronation Street spoilers: Abi Franklin faces terrible trauma after huge loss

1 day ago   |   Metro

There are some seriously troubling times ahead for Abi Franklin as the long suffering mum of three is set to suffer a breakdown in the wake of seeing her twins emigrate to...
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Joe Root hails England's unwavering belief after Chris Woakes' batting heroics help beat Pakistan

Joe Root hails England's unwavering belief after Chris Woakes' batting heroics help beat Pakistan

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail   |   4 articles

CHRIS STOCKS AT OLD TRAFFORD: Root pinpointed the World Cup final against New Zealand and the barely-believable Ashes win against Australia as belief-forging moments for England.
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'It chips away at your self-esteem': Australia's newly unemployed struggle in pandemic's barren job market

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Anguish, frustration and fear are common themes as casualties of Covid-19's economic chaos describe facing long-term joblessness At a job interview for a bottle shop attendant...
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Australia's sheep left without shearers as Covid halts travel from New Zealand

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Nation is facing shortage of shearers for its 68 million sheep as hundreds are barred from taking their usual trip across the Tasman Sea It's a tradition that stretches back...
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Unbridled Passions: Jockey coach and Derby winner Michael Hills as you've never seen him before

Unbridled Passions: Jockey coach and Derby winner Michael Hills as you've never seen him before

1 day ago   |   The Sun

I have always been interested in birds and for the last five years I have bred Gouldian finches. They are amazing little birds, which are native to Australia, and come in...
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Brendan Fevola slams prima donna AFL players and WAGS for making needy demands

Brendan Fevola slams prima donna AFL players and WAGS for making needy demands

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Players from 14 teams and their families moved to luxury bubbles in Queensland and Western Australia, where free food, five-star accommodation and long days by the pool are on...
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England all-rounder Ben Stokes to miss final two Pakistan Tests for family...

England all-rounder Ben Stokes to miss final two Pakistan Tests for family reasons

England all-rounder Ben Stokes will play no further part in the Pakistan Test series England all-rounder and vice-captain Ben Stokes will miss the remainder of the Pakistan... Read more ...

Ronnie O'Sullivan slams young talent in snooker: ‘I'd have to lose an arm...

Ronnie O'Sullivan slams young talent in snooker: ‘I'd have to lose an arm and a leg to drop out of the top 50'

Ronnie O'Sullivan is not impressed with the young talent in the game Ronnie O'Sullivan says he would have to lose an arm and a leg to fall out of the world's top 50, such is... Read more ...

Coronavirus: US reaches 5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19

Coronavirus: US reaches 5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19

The US has surpassed 5 million confirmed cases of coronavirus, by far the highest in the world. Read more ...

Ronnie O'Sullivan surges past Ding Junhui and into World Snooker...

Ronnie O'Sullivan surges past Ding Junhui and into World Snooker Championship quarter-final

Ronnie O'Sullivan is into the last eight of the World Snooker Championship Ronnie O'Sullivan is into the quarter-finals of the World Snooker Championship after a thoroughly... Read more ...

World leaders pledge 250m Euros to rebuild Beirut but insist Lebanon must...

World leaders pledge 250m Euros to rebuild Beirut but insist Lebanon must commit to 'reforms'

Fifteen government leaders, including Donald Trump took part in a conference call hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron and the UN. Read more ...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West touch down in Miami from break in Dominican...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West touch down in Miami from break in Dominican Republic to go ‘glamping' with kids

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West touch down in Miami to go ‘glamping with kids' Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are heading ‘glamping' with their kids, after arriving back in the... Read more ...

Neil Robertson relishing Mark Selby challenge in World Snooker Championship...

Neil Robertson relishing Mark Selby challenge in World Snooker Championship quarter-final

Neil Robertson takes on Mark Selby in the World Snooker Championship quarter-final Neil Robertson is relishing his World Snooker Championship quarter-final clash with Mark... Read more ...

Brazil passes grim milestone of 100,000 deaths from coronavirus with more...

Brazil passes grim milestone of 100,000 deaths from coronavirus with more than three million cases

Brazil has become the second country in the world to surpass 100,000 deaths from coronavirus, official figures show. People held a tribute for victims on Copacabana beach in... Read more ...

Christopher Eccleston to return as Doctor Who's Ninth Doctor after 15 years

Christopher Eccleston to return as Doctor Who's Ninth Doctor after 15 years

It's actually, really happening - Christopher Eccleston is set to play the Ninth Doctor again, making his long-awaited Doctor Who comeback after 15 years. Eccleston, who... Read more ...

Earthquake of 5.1 magnitude hits North Carolina in rare tremor on US East Coast

Earthquake of 5.1 magnitude hits North Carolina in rare tremor on US East Coast

We'll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on this breaking news story. Read more ...