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As five million Victorians prepare to enter six weeks of lockdown, the state has recorded 134 new coronavirus ...
GENEVA—The World Health Organization on Tuesday acknowledged "evidence emerging" of the airborne spread of the novel coronavirus, after a group of scientists urged the global body to update its guidance on how the respiratory disease passes between people.
British Treasury chief Rishi Sunak on Wednesday is set to announce a 2-billion-pound ($2.5 billion) program to create jobs for young people.
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has indicated the Australian government may bring forward planned income tax cuts to boost the ...
Victorians are facing the prospect of a bleak winter under a six-week "stay at home" order imposed by ...
Tasmania is banning all Victorian travellers from midnight on July 8, amid an escalating COVID-19 outbreak in Melbourne. ...
Josh Frydenberg, Australia's federal government treasurer, has admitted the second Victorian lockdown will slow down Australia's post-COVID-19 economic ...
COVID-19 testing at Melbourne's nine locked-down public housing towers is expected to be completed soon. About 3000 residents ...
Queues of Victorians trying to enter New South Wales (NSW) stretched up to four kilometres overnight when the ...
LONDON—Scientists warned on Wednesday of a potential wave of coronavirus-related brain damage as new evidence suggested COVID-19 can ...
The U.S. government is seeking to ban Chinese social media apps, including TikTok, over a security threat, said Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in the talk with Fox News Laura Ingraham. He also discouraged people from downloading the app, warning that it would put their “private information in the hands of the Chinese Communist Party […]
The recession of 2008 and 2009 was bad, but it was nothing like this.  Even though this new economic downturn is only a few months old, we are already seeing numbers that we haven't seen
Five million people in Melbourne are preparing to re-enter lockdown as police and military forces seal off Australia's ...
Houses are still being built in areas at significant risk of bushfires and other natural disasters, a royal ...
VANCOUVER—A father of five who taught his children take public transit by themselves has won an appeal against ...
Residents in nine public housing towers in Melbourne will have hard lockdown rules eased once they are all ...
The enactment of the CCP’s controversial new security law caused a huge stir in the international community as many analysts believe it was specially designed to move Beijing forward on Hong Kong’s autonomy. But who really lost Hong Kong? That is the question posed by Japanese scholar Kunihiko Miyake as he reflects on the impact […]
In a recently published column, renowned historian Niall Ferguson set out the reasons why, according to him, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has already declared a Cold War on the United States. To justify that claim, Ferguson went back to early 2018, when the trade war between Beijing and Washington began. Thus, through an escalation […]
OTTAWA—The federal government says it plans to slowly reopen Service Canada centres it shuttered in late March over ...