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An independent inquiry has been ordered into allegations that COVID-negative prisoners were forced to bunk with positive cellmates in a privately run Sydney prison.The allegations were raised in two separate courts in recent weeks concerning inmates at Parklea Correctional Centre in the city's northwest.
Nur Sajat, a millionaire, has revealed she's in quarantine in Sydney after being arrested in Thailand in September.
Thousands of supporters of a banned radical Islamist party have departed the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore, clashing for a second day with police who dispersed tear gas into the crowd.The group began their journey on Friday with the goal of reaching the capital Islamabad to pressure the government to release Saad Rizvi, the head of the Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan party.
The top decision-making body of the Chinese parliament has announced plans to roll out a pilot real estate tax in some regions, the official Xinhua news agency reports.China's long-mooted - and long-resisted - property tax has gained new momentum as President Xi Jinping threw his support behind what experts say would be one of the most profound changes to the country's real estate policies in a generation.
A woman who received an unexpected gift from her local Woolworths store has thanked the retailer online. Find out what she received.
Australian research has begun drilling down into the question of productivity during lockdown, with the initial results perhaps not quite what all workers want to hear.It seems white-collar employees contribute more in the office than they do at home.
The European Union has postponed the next round of free trade talks with Australia for a second time, the Australian trade minister says, amid simmering anger over a decision to cancel a submarine contract with France.Dan Tehan said the 12th round of talks with the EU had been postponed for the second time this month, this time until February 2022.
Eddie Rosario has capped a remarkable NL Championship Series with a three-run homer, sending the Atlanta Braves to the World Series for the first time since 1999 with a 4-2 victory over the defending champion Los Angeles Dodgers.The Braves won the best-of-seven series four games to two, exorcising the demons of last year's NLCS - when they squandered 2-0 and 3-1 leads against the Dodgers - and advancing to face AL champions the Houston Astros.
Ukrainian national heroine Nadiya Savchenko, formerly imprisoned in Russia, is facing a prison sentence in her home country.The 40-year-old was caught in Kiev with a forged COVID-19 vaccination certificate, Interior Minister Denys Monastyrskyj confirmed on Friday.
Public health experts now want a comprehensive investigation into why and how infections have dropped off.
US health regulators say kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in primary school children and cause no unexpected safety issues, as the US weighs beginning vaccinations in youngsters.The Food and Drug Administration posted its analysis of Pfizer's data on Friday before a public meeting next week to debate whether the shots are ready for the nation's roughly 28 million children ages five to 11.
Victoria has added a further 1750 new infections to its COVID-19 caseload, all but two of them locally-acquired.The state has also recorded nine more deaths on Saturday.
South Korea has achieved its goal of vaccinating 70 per cent of its 52 million people, paving the way for a planned return to normality next month.The target, set a month before the country kicked off its inoculation campaign in late February, was reached on Saturday afternoon, with some 36 million people vaccinated, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) announced.
Australians using IVF testing to help prevent them passing serious genetic disorders to their child can soon claim a rebate on Medicare.Until now, people who know they are carriers of serious genetic disorders could only access these testing services if they were able to pay privately.
A bacteria has been found in the spray leading to it being pulled from shelves.
Another theory about how the highly-infectious virus came to be is spreading online.
US President Joe Biden has edged closer to sealing his giant domestic spending legislation, though the informal deadline appeared to slip as work continued to scale back the measure and determine how to pay for it.Negotiations were expected to continue into the weekend, with all sides indicating on Friday just a few issues remained unsettled in the sweeping package of social services and climate change strategies.
North Korea has accused the United States of raising military tensions with China through its "reckless" backing of Taiwan, and said the growing US military presence in the region constitutes a potential threat.In comments carried by state media, North Korea's Vice Foreign Minister Pak Myong-ho criticised the United States for sending warships through the Taiwan Strait and providing Taiwan with upgraded weapons systems and military training.
Dominic Perrottet says he is "very confident" resuming face-to-face education will go well despite the potential for COVID-19 outbreaks, with some NSW schools already closed for deep cleaning."There will be challenges along the way," the premier told reporters in Sydney on Sunday.
Misty and Kevin Mitchem both died from coronavirus after declining a vaccine.