Woman killed by car while taking mother to specialist appointment


A woman has died after she was hit by a car while taking her mother to a specialist appointment in Sydney's Inner West

Eden-Monaro by-election will be won by Labor, ABC elections analyst Antony Green says

Labor's Kristy McBain has won the Eden-Monaro by-election, the ABC's chief elections analyst Antony Green says, in a tight contest that will likely see counting continue into next week

Cap on international arrivals introduced at Sydney Airport to ease coronavirus quarantine demands

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has warned that international flights to Sydney over the coming weeks will be subject to a cap on arrivals and flights could be cancelled

The Victorian postcode 'hotspots' and suburbs put in lockdown

The number of "hot zone" postcodes in Victoria has been expanded after the state recorded the second biggest increase in coronavirus cases ever.

Thousands march in Brisbane over black deaths in custody

Protesters have again taken to the streets of Brisbane's CBD to demand an end to black deaths in custody, with organisers saying they do not want people to "sleep" on the issue

Victoria records 108 new coronavirus infections, locks down suburbs and public housing

Some 3,000 of Melbourne's "most vulnerable" residents will be locked in nine public housing estates for at least five days due to a coronavirus outbreak

Victorians fined after van gets bogged trying to cross South Australia border


Police have fined two Victorian men who bogged their van while trying to cross the border into South Australia.

Victoria Police will use number plate recognition cameras to detect cars from coronavirus hotspots


Victoria Police will use automatic number plate recognition cameras – fitted to the roof of the latest highway patrol cars – to detect vehicles from postcodes in COVID-19 lockdown

Turkey begins trying 20 Saudis over Khashoggi killing

Turkey begins trying 20 Saudi nationals in absentia Friday over the 2018 killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at Saudi Arabia’s Consulate in Istanbul

Iran, Covid-19: "The number of deaths from the virus is expected to reach 90,000 in October this year»



A spokesperson for the Health Ministry told the official news agency IRNA, today, that the number of victims in the past 24 hours was 141, adding that "There has been a significant increase in hospitalizations in Tehran

Melbourne residents caught flouting stay at home orders amid second wave of COVID-19

Residents in Melbourne's lockdown suburbs have been caught openly flouting stay-at-home orders, as police vow to crackdown on anyone doing the wrong thing

Son charged with mum's murder at Perth home

Police say the 67-year-old woman's husband discovered her with fatal injuries yesterday in their Caversham home

Turkish president arrives in Doha for official visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived Thursday afternoon in the Qatari capital, Doha on a day-long official visit.

Melbourne coronavirus scare as NSW man who tested positive returned to work at Sydney Woolworths

A Sydney man who spent two weeks in hotel quarantine in Victoria has tested positive for coronavirus after returning to NSW, sparking a crisis at the Woolworths he worked at

Victoria records 77 new coronavirus cases and jump in community transmission of COVID-19

Another 77 people in Victoria have been diagnosed with coronavirus and the state has recorded its single biggest increase in community transmission to date

Coronavirus vaccine candidate developed in Adelaide lab to start human trials

The first human trials of a potential coronavirus vaccine developed in Australia and based on a protein found in insect cells are about to begin in Adelaide

Some in Melbourne are refusing to be tested, so could the Government make you take a ?coronavirus test


Widespread and extensive testing for COVID-19 has been a pillar of Australia's response to coronavirus, but not everyone, it seems, is on board

Sixth person charged over alleged murder of Sydney man at unit block in 2019

A sixth person has been charged over the alleged murder of a Sydney man at a unit block at the end of 2019

NSW to ban anyone from Victorian coronavirus hotspots from entering the state

NSW has announced that anyone travelling into the state from Victorian hotspots could be fined $11,000 or jailed

Teenage girl dies after being hit by bus outside Ulladulla High School

A teenage girl has died after she was hit by a bus outside Ulladulla High School this afternoon, just after 3:00pm