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Awaiting rescue, the woman appeared to snap photos seconds before her car went under. See how close she came to a tragic incident.
British woman Angela Glover hasn't been seen since the tsunami hit Tonga on Saturday. Read about her family's desperate quest to find her.
There's been one positive side-effect of the socially distanced dating scene, according to one man who helps people looking for love. Do you agree?
A TikTok user filmed the sharks devouring a salmon across the harbour from Sydney Opera House. Watch the video of the large sharks coming up to the fishermen.
While millions of Australians struggle to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic, the nation's billionaires have pocketed $205 million a day.Anti-poverty charity Oxfam has run the numbers and found Australia's 47 billionaires doubled their collective net worth to $255 billion over the first two years of the crisis.
Federal funds of $20 million have been set aside to further boost Australia's efforts to combat pests and weeds.The multi-million dollar package will be matched by Australia's states and territories to reduce the impact on agriculture, wildlife and the environment.
Danielle Shapiro had acid reflux after the feast Source: TikTok/ Danielleshap
New Zealand officials believe three people have been killed in Tonga as the navy readies two ships to assist in the aftermath of last week's volcanic eruption.On Tuesday, New Zealand's acting High Commissioner Peter Lund said a state of emergency had been declared in Tonga.
A late rally has helped the Australian share market to slim gains after China's central bank cut loan rates.The market was little changed for most of Monday until China's central bank responded to fourth-quarter GDP data showing the economy slowing.
A disaster expert has outlined key issues which the Pacific island nation could now face.
Influenza has returned to Europe at a faster-than-expected rate this winter after almost disappearing last year, raising concerns about a prolonged "twindemic" with COVID-19 amid doubts about the effectiveness of flu vaccines.Lockdowns, mask-wearing and social distancing that have become the norm in Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic knocked out flu last winter, temporarily eradicating a virus that globally kills about 650,000 a year, according to EU figures.
The two-dose Russian Sputnik V vaccine will now be recognised in Australia for the purpose of travellers entering the country.Australia requires non-citizens entering the country to be fully vaccinated, and the Therapeutic Goods Administration on Monday said it has received more information about the Russian vaccine's efficacy.
West Australians remain in the dark about looming COVID-19 restrictions as the highly infectious Omicron variant spreads in the community.Face masks are again being enforced in Perth and the Peel region after 18 new local cases were reported in the past week, including three on Monday.
Emily Morse chalked up her persistent back pain to sitting hunched over her computer for eight hours a day. She's now fighting for her life. Read more.
The Philippines' election commission has thrown out a petition seeking to bar the son of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos from running in this year's election, one of several complaints filed to prevent his presidential bid.The petition had sought to invalidate the candidacy of Ferdinand Marcos Junior, who has emerged as a clear favourite, after accusing him of misrepresenting his eligibility because of a prior tax conviction.
The federal government is "extremely concerned" about the health of detained Australian man Yang Hengjun on the eve of his third year in a Chinese prison.Dr Yang, 56, was detained by Chinese authorities in January 2019 at Guangzhou Airport before being charged with espionage in October 2020.
The rabbi caught up in the Texas synagogue stand-off has described how he escaped by throwing a chair at the British gunman holding him hostage.Malik Faisal Akram, originally from Blackburn in Lancashire, was shot dead when the FBI stormed Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville on Saturday night.
Tasmania has recorded 1037 new COVID-19 cases as the state's overall number of reported active infections continues to fall.Twenty-one people are in hospital, with seven of those being treated for virus symptoms.
The woman says it's a side effect that's not talked about enough. Source: TikTok/ Marianna
More than $8 million in federal government funding will be spent on the beleaguered agricultural show industry to ensure the show goes on for its showmen and women.With around 700 Australian ag shows cancelled since the pandemic began, many of the showmen and women who travel the circuit have been left struggling.