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Hospitalizations increase in Australia as Covid-19 infections surge  

Hospitalizations due to coronavirus have risen to their highest level since mid-October in Australia's most populous state, as a surge in omicron cases across...

Lab errors made hundreds of Covid ‘positive’ people as ‘negative’ in Australia

Hundreds of patients were assured they didn't have Covid when they had tested positive at a Sydney lab, despite the fact that the virus...

South Australia imposes new restrictions on gatherings

South Australian officials have imposed a slew of Covid restrictions ahead of New Year's Eve, following the discovery of 774 new cases in the...

Australia’s shift towards cashless society increasing with Covid

Since Covid-19 first hit, a lot has changed, including the way we pay for products. Rafael Tavares, a busker from Sydney, discovered this the...

Covid cases spike in NSW, Queensland

On Christmas Day, NSW set a new record for the highest number of daily cases since the epidemic began, with 6288 infections. Since Omicron began...

Omicron spread: Australian states reinstate Covid-curbs

On Thursday, Australia reinstated COVID-19 curbs to encompass the majority of the population, including mandatory mask wearing indoors, capacity limits, and QR code check-ins,...

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...

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...

Covid-19 variant: Third ‘Omicron’ case surfaces in Australia

A third case of the 'Omicron' Covid-19 variant has been reported in Australia on Monday, the Australian government authorities confirmed. With the new variant...

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