Oliver Jones

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China to send more 1bn Covid vaccines to Africa

President Xi Jinping said on Monday at the all-virtual Davos meeting that China will provide another one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccinations to African...

Ahead of elections, Australia’s opposition toughens China stance

Anthony Albanese, Australia's opposition leader, said the government must respond to Beijing in a firm but diplomatic manner, toughening his stance on China ahead...

Underwater volcanic eruption: Aus, NZ braces up to aid tsunami-hit Tonga

On Monday, Australia and New Zealand sent surveillance planes to Tonga, which was cut off from the rest of the world when an underwater...

Djokovic 3-year visa ban can end early: Australian PM

Following his expulsion, tennis star Novak Djokovic may be able to return to Australia sooner than expected, according to the country's prime minister. On Sunday,...

World Economic Forum survey indicates bleak picture for global recovery

A poll of almost 1,000 industry, government, and academic leaders indicated that only one in ten World Economic Forum members expecting the global recovery...

Australian Navy: HMAS Newcastle completes final international deployment

The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) today celebrated the completion of the final overseas deployment by an Adelaide Class guided missile frigate, with HMAS Newcastle arriving back...

Covid-19: 95% Australians jabbed with first dose, fatalities continue to rise

Greg Hunt, Australia's health minister, claims that 95 percent of Australians aged 16 and older have had their first dose of vaccination, and that...

3 Australian properties worth $4.2 million forfeited to Commonwealth

The Melbourne Supreme Court today ordered the forfeiture of three Victorian properties worth $4.2 million to the Commonwealth. This is the first forfeiture action...

Australia’s hypersonic ‘spaceplane’ to launch tiny satellites

In central Sydney, a hypersonic 'spaceplane' is being constructed, but the passengers will be gadgets rather than people. Delta Velos is a streamlined spacecraft that...

Rishi Sunak can be next British Prime Minister

As the fallout from Boris Johnson's "partygate" scandal grows, and members of his own Conservative Party call for him to resign as Prime Minister,...

Ukraine government sites under massive cyberattack

The websites of many government organisations in Ukraine were taken down by a cyberattack on Friday, according to Ukraine. Authorities did not immediately respond...

Omicron: Covid infections hit record in Australia

With a runaway Omicron epidemic driving up hospitalisation rates and putting tremendous strain on supply networks, Australia recorded its largest pandemic caseload on Thursday,...

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China to send more 1bn Covid vaccines to Africa

President Xi Jinping said on Monday at the all-virtual Davos meeting that China will provide another one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccinations to African...

Ahead of elections, Australia’s opposition toughens China stance

Anthony Albanese, Australia's opposition leader, said the government must respond to Beijing in a firm but diplomatic manner, toughening his stance on China ahead...

Underwater volcanic eruption: Aus, NZ braces up to aid tsunami-hit Tonga

On Monday, Australia and New Zealand sent surveillance planes to Tonga, which was cut off from the rest of the world when an underwater...

Djokovic 3-year visa ban can end early: Australian PM

Following his expulsion, tennis star Novak Djokovic may be able to return to Australia sooner than expected, according to the country's prime minister. On Sunday,...