Displaying 10 out of 70 results

  1. The state of Victoria recorded just two new coronavirus infections over the previous 24 hours,

    Aussies eye end to lockdown as virus numbers tumble

    Australians living under lockdown in the southeast of the country are eyeing a return of freedoms this weekend as coronavirus numbers reached a ...
  2. Scott Morrison, Prime Minister of Australia speaks virtually during the 75th annual U.N. General As

    Australia says world needs to know origins of COVID-19

    The world's nations must do all they can to understand the origins of COVID-19, Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday (Sep ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Australian flag waves in front of the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

    Australia faces down China in high-stakes strategy

    Australia is standing up to China. Watch closely: It may be a harbinger of things to come, as the world's smaller countries respond to the ...
  4. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said his government was suspending its extradition

    Australian PM says proposed foreign veto powers not aimed at China

    A proposed Australian law that would give the federal government powers to cancel any agreements local authorities and public institutions make or ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison addresses the 74th session of the United Natio

    Australia boosts defence spending in latest COVID-19 stimulus

    Australia will boost defence spending by AUS$1 billion (US$716.80 million) to upgrade military facilities and offer additional paid employment to ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A wallaby is seen on in burnt bushland on Kangaroo Island

    Australia's state of New South Wales to make landowners clear fire hazards

    Australia's most populous state said on Tuesday it will compel owners to clear their land of flammable material as it endorsed 76 recommendations ...
  7. People walk through a tunnel in the city centre in Sydney

    Australia hails vaccine deal as virus surge abates

    A fresh outbreak of infections in Australia's coronavirus hot zone of Victoria appeared to have eased on Wednesday, as the country signed a deal ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: An Australian Navy officer on Australian Landing Helicopter Dock ship HMAS Canberra sta

    Australia PM says building Indo-Pacific alliance will be 'critical priority'

    Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that building an Indo-Pacific alliance with like-minded nations will be a "critical ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Australian Prime Minister Morrison speaks during a joint press conference at Admiralty

    Australian PM seeks to delay parliament due to COVID-19

    Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison sought on Saturday to postpone an early-August sitting of parliament, saying the increased community ...