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SEVERE WEATHER PREDICTED TO PERSIST IN NSW THIS WEEK

The state's emergency services responded to almost 800 calls for help over the weekend as severe flooding continued in parts of the...

HOW GEORGE KAMBOSOS JNR TOOK DOWN ‘THE TAKEOVER'

Many in the fight game thought Teofimo Lopez would be far too strong for George Kambosos. They were wrong, and here is how the Sydneysider...

 
 
 

CHINA WARNS OF ‘COLOSSAL' COVID OUTBREAK IF IT OPENS UP LIKE US, FRANCE

China has been one of the last nations to maintain a zero-tolerance policy towards COVID-19, saying the importance of containing local...

PARENTS, WE HOPE WE CAN STRETCH THE FRIENDSHIP FOR JUST ONE MORE DAY

I am keenly aware that the teachers' strike means parents having to keep their children home for yet another day, after so many, many...

 
 
 

IN QUEENSLAND, THE FEDERAL ELECTION WILL BE A MATTER OF TRUST

After a tumultuous parliamentary sitting week in Canberra, Sunshine State MPs have delivered Scott Morrison a government beset by conflict...

NO FLUKE: NEW TEST DEVELOPED FOR ONE OF WORLD'S WORST PARASITIC DISEASES

Schistosomiasis is second only to malaria in terms of the number of people infected, but it's hoped a new test will help eradicate...

 
 
 

CANBERRA TRIO HOPING SOFT GOING RESULTS IN SAPPHIRE COAST SUCCESS

The rain that has fallen on in coastal NSW may prove just the ticket for a trio of Canberra horses at Monday's Sapphire Coast meeting.

RACE-BY-RACE TIPS AND PREVIEW FOR SAPPHIRE COAST ON MONDAY

A seven-race card down south kicks off the week for Racing NSW.

 
 
 

JORDAN BELIEVES GOOD WILL COME FROM YORKSHIRE CRICKET RACISM SCANDAL

Chris Jordan, the Sydney Sixers' newest signing, believes public conversations about racism will do more good than harm.

‘I'M THE EMPEROR': KAMBOSOS BECOMES UNDISPUTED CHAMP WITH STUNNING WIN

Australian George Kambosos jnr won the WBA, IBF and WBO belts - and etched himself into history - with his upset win over Teofimo Lopez...

 
 
 

MORRISON GOVERNMENT'S PLAN TO ‘UNMASK' ONLINE TROLLS CREATES LEGAL CONFUSION

The Morrison government's proposal to tackle anonymous online trolls making defamatory comments leaves many questions unanswered.

OMICRON EMERGENCE SHOWS URGENT NEED FOR FAIRER GLOBAL VACCINE POLICY

As Victoria's Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton says, the pandemic won't be over until the world's poorest nations have much higher...

 
 
 

‘I WAS THINKING I WANT TO WIN A PREMIERSHIP IN A ROOSTERS JERSEY'

Melbourne superstar Brandon Smith says his mind is made up on where he will be in 2023, and has given the biggest hint yet it will...

CAMPUSES ARE REOPENING. BUT WILL STUDENTS WANT TO RETURN?

Departing UNSW vice chancellor Ian Jacobs says the demise of the lecture will allow universities to use old spaces in different ways...

 
 
 

‘SOME RIDES COMMITTED': JAMIE KAH SET FOR RETURN TO RACING THIS WEEK

Top jockey Jamie Kah, who missed the entire spring through suspension, is due to return next weekend after her broken nose heals.

‘CAUGHT ON THE HOP': CONFUSION AND JOY FOR INTERNATIONAL ARRIVALS FACING OMICRON ISOLATION

People returning from abroad were willing to isolate but feared sudden changes to the rules as governments respond rapidly to the emerging...

 
 
 

‘TURNED HER ENTIRE LIFE INTO AN ADVENTURE'

Janet Jones was remembered by her sisters Cathy, Vicki and Julia as the one most willing to push the envelope with an irrepressible...

‘AS LOUD AS A JET TAKING OFF': WHY DO CICADAS SING AT DUSK?

It's cicada season again, but summer is no time to relax for these ancient insects. How and why do they produce their high-decibel...

 
 
 

‘ANY FORM IS GOOD FORM': CAREY CENTURY COMES AT RIGHT TIME AS WICKETKEEPER BATTLE HEATS UP

Alex Carey blasted 101 from 93 balls in South Australia's limited-overs match against Queensland on Sunday, 10 days out from Australia's...

‘WE MUST LEARN': MATILDAS TAKE VALUABLE LESSONS FROM USA LOSS

The Matildas problematic defending showed no signs of improving in their 3-0 loss but Caitlin Foord believes the harsh lessons will...

 
 
 



Valneva vaccines cancelled by UK just TWO MONTHS ago could be key to beating...

Valneva vaccines cancelled by UK just TWO MONTHS ago could be key to beating Omicron strain

Jabs produced by French firm Valneva could have an advantage over the 'monster' Botswana strain, experts have suggested. The UK cancelled a 100 million dose contract with the... Read more ...

Ten OMICRON "variant" predictions for 2022 and beyond. globalist...

Ten OMICRON "variant" predictions for 2022 and beyond. globalist authoritarian playbook stripped naked

The omicron “variant” media hysteria is pure fiction. It's nothing but a 1984-style Orwellian psychological terrorism operation that has been engineered to keep the populations... Read more ...

COVID-19 vaccines will kill people while making their underlying conditions...

COVID-19 vaccines will kill people while making their underlying conditions appear to be the cause, prominent doctor warns

A prominent South African doctor who played a key role in developing early treatments for COVID-19 has said that the current vaccine campaigns have one purpose: to “control and... Read more ...

Rituximab increased odds of COVID-19 hospitalization vs. DMARDs for patients...

Rituximab increased odds of COVID-19 hospitalization vs. DMARDs for patients with RA

Baseline use of rituximab compared with conventional synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs was associated with worse COVID-19 outcomes in patients with rheumatoid... Read more ...

Countries Need to be Vigilant About Omicron COVID Variant: WHO

Countries Need to be Vigilant About Omicron COVID Variant: WHO

Countries in the South-East Asia region need to scale up surveillance, strengthen public health and social measures, and enhance vaccination coverage as a new variant of COVID... Read more ...

World Health Organization Classifies B.1.1.529 as 'Variant of Concern' Named...

World Health Organization Classifies B.1.1.529 as 'Variant of Concern' Named Omicron

The new COVID variant detected in southern Africa has been classified by the World Health Organisation as the 'Variant of Concern' following the Technical Advisory Group meeting. Read more ...

How to Identify COVID-19 Infected Patients at the Risk of Dying?

How to Identify COVID-19 Infected Patients at the Risk of Dying?

A statistical model developed by researchers uses a blood biomarker to identify infected patients who are most at risk of dying of COVID-19. Read more ...

New Covid Variant in South Africa Affects People Under 25

New Covid Variant in South Africa Affects People Under 25

New Covid-19 variant found in South Africa could be widely circulating in the country. Young people have to take the utmost precautions to be safe from the virus. Read more ...

New COVID Variant of ‘Concern' Drives U.S. Travel Bans

New COVID Variant of ‘Concern' Drives U.S. Travel Bans

The World Health Organization on Friday classified a new COVID-19 variant from South Africa as a “variant of concern,” which means it could be more contagious, cause more... Read more ...

What Wales' health experts are saying about the new Covid variant named...

What Wales' health experts are saying about the new Covid variant named 'Omicron'

The B.1.1.529 variant is understood to be highly infectious and more resistant to vaccines Read more ...