Tag: Australia

Giant Spider webs
WATCH: Sprawling Sheet Of Spider Webs Emerge After Floodwater Recede In Australia

These images may give you the illusion of a thin film of silk covering large tracts of land. But, soon this illusion will turn into dread if you are told that these are spider webs. Yes it’s true! These are giant spider webs seen in the state of Victoria in Australia.

COVID19: Australia Prevented 30,000 Deaths Implementing Strict Measures, Says PM Morrison
COVID19: Australia Prevented 30,000 Deaths Implementing Strict Measures, Says PM Morrison

"I'm not going to take risks with Australian lives. I'm not going to do that and I'm going to ensure that we maintain a regime that has so far avoided the loss of 30,000 lives in this country and has seen more Australians come back into work than were there before (the pandemic)."

COVID-19 Travel Ban On Australians Returning From India Not To Be Extended Beyond May 15: Morrison

Melbourne: Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Friday said the travel ban on Australians returning home from coronavirus-hit India will not be extended beyond May 15 and repatriation flights will commence…

Arrange Flight To Bring Players Home After IPL Is Over: Lynn To Cricket Australia

New Delhi: Mumbai Indians batsman Chris Lynn has requested Cricket Australia to arrange a chartered flight to take its players home from COVID-ravaged India after the IPL is over and…

COVID-19 Variant Scare: 5 Countries Ban Flights From S. Africa
Australia Suspends Direct Passenger Flights From India Until May 15

Melbourne: Australia on Tuesday suspended all direct passenger flights from India for the next three weeks due to the unprecedented spike in COVID-19 cases, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said. The…

Australia flood
Natural Disaster Declared In Australian State, Evacuations On

Sydney: Flooding in parts of New South Wales (NSW) was declared a natural disaster on Sunday and residents in flood-hit areas west of Sydney were evacuated as Australia’s most populous state continued to be hammered by heavy rain. Sixteen areas, primarily in the north of the state, were declared “disaster ridden”, dpa news agency quoted […]

Quad Summit
After Historic Quad Summit, France Edges Closer To Steel The Grouping

New Delhi: After their first historic summit last week, the Indo-Pacific Quad comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia, France is now set to steel the rapidly evolving grouping. From April 4-7, France will participate in a five-nation naval exercise, called La Perouse, which will include all the four Quad members. These naval manoeuvres will […]

187 Persons With UK COVID-19 Strain, 4 With SA Variant Identified In India Today
Australia Establishes 'Myth Busting' Team

Canberra: The Australian government has established a “myth-busting unit” to address coronavirus vaccine misinformation, a Minister revealed on Monday. Greg Hunt, the Minister for Health, revealed that the unit, a joint endeavour between the Departments of Health and Home Affairs, was “quietly” established in 2020 amid concerns over false vaccine information spreading rapidly on social […]

India-Australia Partnership To Play Important Role In Post-Covid World: PM Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that a strong India-Australia partnership will play an important role in shaping the post-Covid world. The statement came a day after Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison vowed to move ahead with his government’s proposed laws that will ensure the US media tech giants like Facebook pay […]

Facebook Blocks News In Australia

Canberra: Social media giant Facebook has blocked Australians from sharing or accessing news on the platform. As of Thursday the Facebook accounts of Australian publishers ranging from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) to the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and some local health authorities have been wiped clean, Xinhua news agency reported. Australians have been blocked […]