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Elite schools ‘risk coronavirus panic’ with student ban

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A stance by some of Australia’s most elite schools to block returning students from China without a medical clearance may trigger unnecessary panic.

China travel ban fresh blow to Australia’s tourism industry

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A ban on tourist groups from China is a fresh blow for tourism in Australia, industry bosses say.

Washington Post reporter suspended over controversial Kobe Bryant tweet

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The Washington Post has copped backlash over suspending one of its reporters for a series of tweets she posted in the wake of Kobe Bryant’s death.

Prince Andrew Says He Can’t Talk To FBI Due To Rare Vocal Cord Disorder

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Prince Andrew has used a series of hand-written signs to reveal that he has a rare vocal cord condition which prohibits him from being interviewed by FBI investigators. The disorder ­– which has only surfaced in the last month ­– means he has been unable to comply with the FBI’s repeated requests for him to […]

What countries has coronavirus spread to?

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

The first death outside Wuhan has been confirmed in Beijing, taking the death toll to 82.

Frank Sinatra’s golden toilets fetch thousands at auction

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

One sold for US$4250 (A$6292), and his “basic” marble toilet without the gold seat sold for US$1800 (A$2665).

‘Bullying’ middlemen target bushfire victims

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Dodgy middlemen are “aggressively” targeting vulnerable bushfire victims by offering to negotiate quick payouts with insurance firms.

Father discovers his three children dead in Dublin home

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Irish police are treating the death of three children found in their home in a village in South Dublin as murder.

Boy hit by a car while riding scooter in western Sydney

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The six-year-old has a fractured leg.

Domestic violence victim’s case was closed before she was stabbed to death

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A South Australian woman who was repeatedly the victim of domestic violence had her case file closed in the months before she was killed, a coroner has heard.

Exposed GPs to get coronavirus mask

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

The Federal Government will dip into its “massive stockpile” and release protective coronavirus masks to doctors.

Endangered wallabies starve after thousands perished in fires

Published: (Updated: ) in Australian News by .

Some endangered wallabies who survived bushfires in NSW have starved to death, after thousands perished in the blazes.

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