A Divided Nation: Western Australia Stays Shut as COVID Deaths Mount in East

A Divided Nation: Western Australia Stays Shut as COVID Deaths Mount in East

Australia will remain a divided nation with the vast mining state of Western Australia cancelling plans to reopen its borders on Feb. 5 citing health risks from a surge in the Omicron COVID-19 variant in eastern states. Australia’s most populous state New South Wales (NSW) on Friday reported its deadliest day of the pandemic NSW […]

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Gay Student Scott Johnson's Murder Case That Haunted Australia for 34 Years Finally Solved

Gay Student Scott Johnson’s Murder Case That Haunted Australia for 34 Years Finally Solved

Police had found nothing suspicious after the case was reopened in 2012 and 2015. (Representational photo: Canva) Following the confession of White, his lawyers tried to withdraw the admission by arguing that the guilty was not mentally fit. Putting closure to a 34-year-old murder case, a man in Australia has finally confessed to the killing […]

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Anti-vax Stance, False Travel Declaration: Why Australia Says Novak Djokovic Has to Go

Australia’s government says unvaccinated Novak Djokovic poses a “negligible risk” of infecting people with Covid-19. Immigration Minister Alex Hawke says he is even happy to assume the 34-year-old tennis ace has entered Australia in line with vaccination guidelines. He does not argue that Djokovic, who says he caught Covid-19 last month, has a medical reason […]

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Australian Bride-to-be Hugs Strangers So That She Contracts Covid Before her Wedding

Australian Bride-to-be Hugs Strangers So That She Contracts Covid Before her Wedding

She was seen giving random hugs to people in the nightclub. (Photo for representation) The Australian bride-to-be wants to contract Covid-19 beforehand so that it doesn’t ruin her wedding. And for that, she has been going out hugging strangers and sharing drinks with them. Have you ever come across someone who has been flouting Covid-19 […]

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Australian Cricket Great Shane Warne Says Country Entitled to Throw Novak Djokovic Out

Australia’s cricket great Shane Warne is not happy with Novak Djokovic and said that the country has all the right to deport him. Djokovic is currently waiting on the government’s decision after he got some relief with the court letting him be free. Djokovic is currently in the Australian Open draw and has been practicing […]

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‘F***ing Excuse’: TV Anchors Slam Novak Djokovic in Leaked Video, Twitter Says, ‘Spot On’

‘F***ing Excuse’: TV Anchors Slam Novak Djokovic in Leaked Video, Twitter Says, ‘Spot On’

Australia’s top-rating television network said on Wednesday it was investigating a leaked video of two news anchors privately attacking tennis star Novak Djokovic and accusing him of lying about his COVID-19 status and visa application. Seven West Media Ltd news reader Rebecca Maddern could be heard discussing the issues in an off-air conversation with co-anchor, […]

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Nick Kyrgios Tests Positive for Covid Ahead of Australian Open

Nick Kyrgios said Monday that he has tested positive for Covid-19, casting major doubt over whether he can play at next week’s Australian Open. The Australian star was due to play his first match of the season at the Sydney Classic but pulled out just hours before his evening clash with Italian Fabio Fognini. More […]

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Separated By Covid, Australia's Travel Rules, Australian-UK Couple Marry After 20 Months Of Wait

Separated By Covid, Australia’s Travel Rules, Australian-UK Couple Marry After 20 Months Of Wait

Chris Quealy, a 70-year-old man from Australia’s Gold Coast and 60-year-old woman Penny Steven, from UK’s Amersham finally tied the knot after waiting for 20 months on Saturday in UK’s Buckinghamshire. This came after Quealy was granted a travel exemption by the Australian authorities earlier in August to travel to England to get married. The […]

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50% Of Australia’s New 100,000 Covid-19 Cases Were Logged In Last One Week: Report

50% Of Australia’s New 100,000 Covid-19 Cases Were Logged In Last One Week: Report

Australia, which recorded more than 100,000 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, recorded 50% of those new cases over the last one week, according to a Reuters report. The daily number of new cases dipped marginally on Monday as the country recorded 57,302 new Covid-19 cases and 20 fresh fatalities, according to worldometers.info’s Covid-19 dashboard. Australia […]

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American Tennis Star Jenson Brooksby Out of Australian Open Due to COVID-19

American Jenson Brooksby has pulled out of the Australian Open after testing positive for COVID-19 ahead of his departure to Melbourne, the 21-year-old said. Brooksby climbed from outside the top 300 at the start of 2021 to a career-high 56 by November following his run to the Newport final and the fourth round at the […]

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