Oliver Jones

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Cloud Act: Australia, US signs pact to facilitate investigations of serious crimes

Law enforcement agencies in Australia and the United States have agreed to share information about criminal suspects more quickly with digital companies, including social...

Australia’s economy improved significantly in November after Covid restrictions lifted

As coronavirus lockdowns were lifted in November, Australian employment surpassed all predictions, bringing the unemployment rate considerably lower and providing a major boost to...

Four children killed, several injured in Australia bouncy castle tragedy

Four children were killed and several others were critically injured after a blast of wind blew their bouncy castle high into the air at...

Personal records of 80,000 Australian govt employees stolen in cyber attack

Nearly 80,000 South Australian government employees' records, including their names, tax file numbers, and banking information, may have been taken in a cyber-attack, with...

Australia signs $717 million defence deal with South Korea

Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia and President Moon Jae-in of South Korea have struck a $717 million defence deal on Wednesday. The strategy...

Nuclear Submarine project to cost over 171 billion dollars to Australia

According to a report from the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), the new nuclear submarine fleet under the AUKUS alliance will cost Australia up...

Australia reopens to migrants, students after nearly 2 years

After a nearly two-year ban, Australia has reopened its borders to vaccinated skilled migrants and overseas students in an effort to bolster an economy...

Moderna to produce millions of mRNA vaccines in Australia from 2024

From 2024, Australia will produce millions of mRNA vaccines per year thanks to a partnership struck between the federal government and Moderna and the...

Australia ready to ease border restrictions from tomorrow

Even as the Omicron variant prompts leaders elsewhere to tighten restrictions, Australia said it would move forward with the next stage of its border...

Australia, US, Japan to fund undersea cable project in Pacific

As the Western allies aim to counter expanding Chinese influence in the region, the US, Australia, and Japan have announced that they will jointly...

International travel amid Covid-19: India-Australia signs air bubble agreement

The Indian government has signed an agreement with Australia to create an air bubble that would allow all eligible passengers to travel between the...

Australia cuts booster dose time gap to 5 months

In response to worries about the omicron variant's increasing dissemination, Australia added the Moderna Inc. Covid-19 vaccine to Pfizer Inc.'s list of recommended booster...

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France plans to make abortion ‘constitutional right’

France is poised to embed the right to abortion as a constitutional guarantee after the Senate voted in favor of the move. The proposed...

know the history behind Burke, Virginia names

Former reporter David Martosko has initiated a campaign to rename Burke, Virginia, seeking to disassociate the town from Silas Burke, an enslaver, and instead...

Historic Texas wildfire continues devastation

A devastating wildfire in Texas, known as the Smokehouse Creek fire, continues to ravage the Panhandle area, becoming the second-largest wildfire in the state's...

Can Australian standards protect online safety?

Tech companies argue that upcoming Australian safety standards may inadvertently increase challenges for generative AI systems in identifying and preventing online child abuse and...