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Government urged to give local authorities more powers to build housing
Qld Covid restrictions and lockdown: Brisbane and regional Queensland coronavirus rules explained. Queensland has announced a snap lockdown. Here’s the full list of what you can and can’t do
Caeleb Dressel has won his third gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a world record in the 100-meter butterfly
‘Cimate change is here,’ said Stavros Solomos, a climate expert at the Academy of Athens.
The wife of Haiti's murdered president, seriously wounded in the very attack that killed her husband, listened in terror as the gunmen ransacked their home, she said in her first interview since the assassination.
The Russian hackers behind the massive SolarWinds cyberespionage campaign broke into the email accounts of some of the most prominent federal prosecutors’ offices around the country last year
Stunning findings from a 4 July cluster have upended the medical community’s assumptions, writes Helen Elfer
The quartet of Jess Learmonth, Brownlee, Georgia Taylor-Brown and Alex Yee held off the United States and France.
China raced Saturday to contain its worst coronavirus outbreak in months as fresh cases were reported in two more parts of the country including the sprawling megacity of Chongqing.
Education Secretary Gavin Williamson said the subject was not ‘for the privileged few’
‘He knows he has a story that has been written for him, he also knows he doesn’t want to be defined by that story’
‘It’s just hypocrisy’: Sydney construction workers say LGA lockdowns ‘crippling’ industry. Workers fear many businesses will not survive if restrictions that have halted construction across much of western Sydney are not eased soon
The 24-year-old has not competed since she pulled out of the women’s team final on Wednesday.
Heavy rainfall caused water to gush down Grand Falls, northeast of Flagstaff, Arizona, footage shot on July 29 shows.This video, by Liz Kylin, shows heavy flows of muddy water cascading down the falls.A significant weather advisory was in place for the region on July 29, with the National Weather Service warning of torrential rainfall. Credit: Liz Kylin via Storyful
“It brought joy to my heart to see people who did not know each other to come together”
The European Union is Britain's single largest trade partner and the two sides have signed a post-Brexit trade pact, but business groups say they still face extra red tape dealing with European customers and suppliers as a result of Brexit. Trade minister Liz Truss said that "great progress" had been made in a sixth round of discussions which ran from July 19-30.
Cuba this week received shipments of food and medical supplies from allies Mexico, Russia https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/russia-sends-covid-19-aid-cuba-defence-ministry-2021-07-24 and Bolivia in a bid to ease shortages and discontent amid the island's worst economic crisis in decades and a surge in coronavirus cases. The donations, which authorities started distributing on Friday, come nearly three weeks after unprecedented protests https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/street-protests-break-out-cuba-2021-07-11 broke out nationwide, spurred by frustrations with dire economic conditions and curbs on civil freedoms. Cuba blames the unrest on U.S.-backed mercenaries exploiting hardships it says were largely brought about by decades of U.S. sanctions and disguising attempts at unrest through the campaign #SOSCuba calling for humanitarian aid.
U.S. Navy explosive experts believe a “drone strike” targeted an oil tanker that came under attack off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea, killing two on board
The willingness of athletes, led by Simone Biles, to talk about the pressures they face as elite athletes on the Olympics stage, has forced a look at how NBC presents the Games to the public