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Sweden to interview Assange in embassy
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South Australia has tightened its border rules following the emergence of the Omicron COVID-19 variant.All international travellers and people arriving in SA from high-risk Australian locations will again be required to quarantine for 14 days.
The Morrison government is sticking to its argument that Labor must agree to its version of an integrity commission before introducing legislation to parliament.The government says draft legislation has been available for scrutiny for some time but Labor says it does not go far enough.
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The emergence of the Omicron strain of COVID-19 proves the need for pandemic-specific legislation, according to a senior Victorian government minister.Transport Infrastructure Minister Jacinta Allan on Monday said negotiations between the government and crossbench MPs on the Public Health and Wellbeing Amendment (Pandemic Management) Bill were continuing in good faith.
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Fears of the latest coronavirus variant have consumed the world, with cases popping up in ever more countries while experts sought to assess the true nature of the threat.Dubbed Omicron, there are worries that it could be more contagious and make vaccines less effective.
If China adopted the same pandemic control tactics as the US, Britain and Israel it could spell disaster, mathematicians say. Read more about their study.
Virgil Abloh, fashion's highest profile Black designer and the creative mind behind Louis Vuitton's menswear collection, has died of cancer, Vuitton's owner LVMH said.LVMH said Abloh, 41, had been battling cancer privately for years.
Honduran opposition leader Xiomara Castro has declared victory in the presidential election as initial results pointed to a landslide win.The result would put the left back in power for the first time since Castro's husband was ousted in a coup 12 years ago.
NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet said 141 travellers were added to the state's health quarantine facility. Source: ABC News
Two cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus have been confirmed in Canada, provincial health officials say.The cases of the variant, which was first detected in southern Africa last week, were reported in two people in Ottawa who had recently travelled to Nigeria, the Ontario government said on Sunday.
Israel is set to ban the entry of all foreigners into the country, making it the first country to shut its borders completely in response to the potentially more contagious Omicron coronavirus variant.It also says it will reintroduce counter-terrorism phone-tracking technology in order to contain the spread of the variant.
The woman has urged people not to be bystanders if they see someone with a disability being bullied in public. Watch the video.
South Australia will take whatever action is necessary to protect people from the new Omicron COVID-19 variant, Premier Steven Marshall says.SA has already tightened its border restrictions for international arrivals, lifting the quarantine requirement from seven to 14 days.
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Hundreds of environmental protesters have blocked major roads in Serbia to protest against new laws they say will give free rein to foreign mining companies.Serbia's government has offered mineral resources to companies including Chinese copper miner Zijin and Australia's Rio Tinto, but green activists say the projects would pollute land and water in the Balkan nation.
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Scott Morrison will be aiming for a more disciplined coalition team when parliament sits for the final time this year.Last sitting week, seven coalition MPs and senators voted against the government on a variety of issues from an anti-corruption commission to vaccine mandates.
Australia's national security committee will discuss whether the country can reopen to vaccinated visa holders as scheduled. Find out more.