Police given ‘information’ about claims of Vatican wire transfer during Pell trial

Australia’s financial crimes watchdog has handed information to police over claims more than $1 million was transferred from the Vatican to Australia to attempt to secure the conviction of Cardinal … Read More

Pompeo and Australia’s Payne discuss China’s ‘malign activity’, says spokesperson

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his Australian counterpart, Marise Payne, discussed on Tuesday shared concern over China’s “malign activity” in the region, a state department official said. Pompeo … Read More

Australian firm says its nasal spray reduced coronavirus growth in animal study

Australian biotech company Ena Respiratory said on Monday that a nasal spray it is developing to improve the human immune system to fight common cold and flu significantly reduced the growth of … Read More

Some Australian States Relax Border Curbs As Infections Ease, Hotspot Cases Rise

Australia’s coronavirus hotspot of Victoria on Tuesday reported a more than doubling in new infections likely as a result of increased testing, while other states said border restrictions would be … Read More

China to lose access to Australian space tracking station

China will lose access to a strategic space tracking station in Western Australia when its contract expires, the facility’s owners said, a decision that cuts into Beijing’s expanding space exploration … Read More