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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...

Djokovic faces deportation after Australia cancels visa for second time

Novak Djokovic's visa was refused for the second time by the Australian government on Friday, citing the world tennis no. 1's lack of COVID-19...

Australia’s views on climate crisis ‘backward’: Human Rights Watch

According to a renowned human rights organisation, Australia's "backwards" attitudes on global warming and asylum seekers are becoming increasingly unacceptable to the rest of...

OPINION: Should Australia review its Antarctica policy?

Since 1961, the Antarctic Treaty System has overseen the continent's affairs. However, it is now battling strategic power competition as well as new challenges...

OPINION: Australian air quality standards can combat Covid

According to Raina MacIntyre, a senior epidemiologist, Australia's focus on hand hygiene has been about as effective as telling people that mosquitoes will give...

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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,...