One million doses of Pfizer vaccine arriving from Poland

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that a further one million doses of the Pfizer vaccine have been secured from Europe and are currently en route to Australia. Of those,… Read more

Queensland gains control over outbreak recording no new local cases

The state of Queensland appears to have gained control over its most recent outbreak, recording no new local cases of COVID-19 overnight. Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said she is pleased… Read more

Victoria records 25 new local COVID-19 cases

Victoria has recorded 25 new local cases of COVID-19 overnight, all linked to existing outbreaks, with 12 of those in isolation while infectious. More than 30,000 Victorians came forward for… Read more

Taliban approach Kabul’s outskirts, attack north Afghan city

The Taliban seized two more provinces Saturday and approached the outskirts of Afghanistan's capital while also launching a multi-pronged assault on a major northern city defended by former warlords. The… Read more

High casualties feared as 7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes near Haiti

The US Geological Survey said it's likely that casualties are "high" after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Haiti Saturday morning. "High casualties are probable and the disaster is likely widespread,"… Read more

States and territories on edge as NSW COVID-19 cases spread

There are fears the NSW coronavirus outbreak will continue to cross borders, as Canberra and Melbourne record more local cases. And with current COVID-19 outbreaks now in three states, it's… Read more

Hundreds of police to swam NSW to make people ‘stay at home’

Hundreds of police will flood NSW as a massive new operation is launched to ensure compliance of the state's tough COVID-19 restrictions. In response to the new state-wide stay-at-home measures,… Read more

Panic-buying hits regional NSW ahead of lockdown

Several supermarkets across regional NSW already have long lines of shoppers with loaded trolleys, despite authorities urging people not to panic-buy as the state is plunged into a snap lockdown.… Read more

Banksy confirms series of artworks along England’s east coast are his

A series of artworks that have appeared along the east coast of England have been confirmed to be the work of mysterious street artist Banksy. People have been flooding in… Read more

Sydney cafe shut down over ‘repeated’ alleged COVID-19 breaches

A Sydney cafe in the Inner West has been closed down today after what police allege were "repeated" breaches of COVID-19 restrictions. Police Commissioner Mick Fuller said in a statement… Read more