Flight Attendant Tests Positive for COVID-19 Days After Flying On Domestic Flight in Australia

Qantas flight attendant has tested positive for COVID-19 days after operating a repatriation flight back to Australia from Paris, France and then getting on a domestic service with other passengers … Read More

Australian PM Scott Morrison says China would breach WTO rules if it bans Australian coal

Australia’s prime minister said Tuesday that China would be in breach of World Trade Organisation rules as well as a bilateral free trade agreement if it banned Australian coal. Prime Minister Scott Morrison was responding to … Read More

Australia approves tough new veto powers over foreign agreements amid China row

Australia’s parliament on Thursday passed legislation giving the federal government power to veto any agreement struck with foreign states, a move likely to anger China and intensify a bitter diplomatic … Read More

Australian PM demands China apologise for ‘repugnant’ tweet with fake image of soldier

The Australian prime minister, Scott Morrison, has demanded the Chinese government apologise and take down a “repugnant” foreign ministry tweet that depicted an Australian soldier cutting the throat of a civilian … Read More

Once Australia’s COVID-19 hotspot, Victoria goes 28 days without new infections

Australia’s second-largest state, Victoria, once the country’s COVID-19 hotspot, said on Friday (Nov 27) it has gone 28 days without detecting any new infections, a benchmark widely cited as eliminating … Read More