Australia

'I'm not ready': COVID-19 forces 'gutted' Masoe out of UK hospital bed

The Age - 6 ore 44 sec fa
The former Rooster and Panthers NRL star is 'gutted' that his recovery from a spinal injury in England has been compromised.
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Queensland farmers still get guns as massage parlour fined under tough rules

The Age - 6 ore 17 min fa
The restrictions will stop the sale of ammunition and guns for recreational and sport shooters, however farmers, vets and shark control contractors will be exempt. 
Categorie: Australia

Sobering reality of how we pay for what's on 'the other side'

The Age - 6 ore 18 min fa
The size of the economic packages is gobsmacking but underlines the severity of the coronavirus crisis. What awaits us once the crisis has passed is far from clear.
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Six Qantas baggage handlers test positive to coronavirus

The Age - 6 ore 19 min fa
The airline cancelled seven flights on Tuesday afternoon, including the QF741 which was turned back to Sydney mid-flight.
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Leigh Matthews backs best of three grand final series in 'survival' year

The Age - 6 ore 38 min fa
AFL great Leigh Matthews is backing a best of three grand final series this year as a way of maximising revenue amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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LIVE Coronavirus updates: Three babies and toddler among 96 new cases in Victoria, Fitzroy bar cops $10,000 fine as police crack down on St Kilda skaters

The Age - 6 ore 42 min fa
If you suspect you or a family member has coronavirus you should call (not visit) your GP or ring the national Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020 080.
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Coronavirus silences NZ's Radio Sport

The Age - 6 ore 52 min fa
Country's only dedicated sports radio station taken off air indefinitely with virtually all local, national and international events cancelled.
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Helping children manage coronavirus anxiety

The Age - 7 ore 3 min fa
A Queensland mother says her heart is breaking watching her special needs children try to deal with the impact of the coronavirus.
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NRL players will agree to 75 per cent pay cut but want answers on missing millions

The Age - 7 ore 21 min fa
The RLPA is seeking a guarantee, explanation and timeline on how the NRL plans to stump up $10 million for the retirement fund.
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Stop mandatory drug reporting scheme in face of coronavirus: doctors

The Age - 7 ore 21 min fa
The government has refused to delay the scheme's implementation, saying it would still be mandatory from April 1.
Categorie: Australia

'Couldn't pick a worse time': A-League could be left in lurch amid tough market conditions

The Age - 7 ore 21 min fa
Contingency planning is under way for a world without Fox Sports for the A-League, but the broadcast landscape has changed dramatically, according to industry experts.
Categorie: Australia

Rubbish idea nets $2 million in crowdsourcing

The Age - 7 ore 26 min fa
It's rare that entrepreneurs hope their product becomes redundant, but for Seabin Project co-founder Australian Pete Ceglinski, that's the goal.
Categorie: Australia

Desperation as hundreds of cruise passengers remain stranded

The Age - 7 ore 44 min fa
While most cruise passengers have been repatriated, hundreds are still adrift with no prospect of returning home to Australia.
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Newnham happy to be the meat in the sandwich of dominant stables

The Age - 7 ore 50 min fa
Mark Newnham is hoping quality over quantity can help him land the Doncaster and the Derby.
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Bailout for Virgin is Alan Joyce's worst nightmare

The Age - 7 ore 51 min fa
Alan Joyce, who has been singing loudly that the well capitalised Qantas doesn’t need any assistance, is now putting up his hand for a $4.2 billion loan.
Categorie: Australia

'Tensions are rising': More flights on the way to rescue stranded Aussies

The Age - 8 ore 1 min fa
More flights are being organised to rescue stranded Australian travellers overseas before major airports completely shut down.
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Plan to quarantine prisoners infected with coronavirus in private hospitals

The Age - 8 ore 6 min fa
Prisoners infected with the deadly coronavirus will be moved into private hospitals as part of a deal to keep the private sector afloat.
Categorie: Australia

Rebels make staff cuts as club prepares for months without play

The Age - 8 ore 11 min fa
Melbourne Rebels have placed all their staff on either temporary stand down or reduced hours as they grapple with the financial losses from Super Rugby being forced to suspend its season due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Categorie: Australia

Ask the experts: Should we be testing more people for COVID-19?

The Age - 8 ore 15 min fa
A global biosecurity expert says people without symptoms of COVID-19 in high-risk groups should also be tested.
Categorie: Australia

'An outbreak in backpackers': NSW to search for undetected COVID-19 cases in Sydney's east

The Age - 8 ore 20 min fa
Health authorities are increasingly concerned about the community transmission of coronavirus in the city's eastern suburbs.
Categorie: Australia