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Double vaccine rollout in plan to defeat Covid
The nation’s top scientific advisers could recommend a second round of immunisations if the original vaccine program fails to control the Covid spread.
Biden ‘could be key Covid ally’
Australia’s ambassador in the US says the Biden administration can win hearts and minds around the world by facilitating access to COVID-19 vaccines.
Soggy north set for cyclone’s ‘good old-fashioned’ deluge
Authorities are concered the ‘unpredictable’ category two Cyclone Kimi could cause significant flooding in saturated river catchments.
Trump sides with Big Tech on media code
The Trump administration has called on the Morrison government to drop its plans to force Google and Facebook to pay for news.
Google ‘using CCP’s bullying playbook’
Independent senator Rex Patrick says Google’s media code response was akin to bullying tactics routinely used by the CCP.
Bali Nine mule exploits love life
Renae Lawrence has been accused of cashing in on her criminal notoriety after being paid to speak about her love life behind bars.
Tennis stars not filling traveller places: PM
Scott Morrison says 1200 tennis players and staff not taken sought-after quarantine places of Australians stranded overseas.
Andrews slams door on overseas students
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has dashed hopes for a revival of the international education industry in 2021.
‘No overseas travel until next year’
Australia’s chief health bureaucrat has warned the country’s international borders are unlikely to reopen until at least 2022.
Retail rebound lifts economy
A major retailer will repay $1.7m in JobKeeper wage subsidies to the Morrison government after reporting a record profit.