First aid shipments leave for Tonga, amid fears aid workers could bring ‘tsunami of Covid’

Australia and New Zealand dispatch naval vessels carrying material to help provide temporary shelter and clean drinking water after volcanic eruption Australia and New Zealand have started to dispatch aid … Read More

Covid live: Scotland to lift all restrictions brought in over Omicron variant as UK reports 94,432 new cases

First minister Nicola Sturgeon urged people to remain cautious; latest official UK case figures show dip in cases More than 900 Covid deaths in England and Wales in first week … Read More

Covid live: unvaccinated over-60s face monthly fine in Greece; UK reports another 84,429 cases and 85 deaths

Un-jabbed older people in Greece face penalties starting at a €50; UK cases continue downward trend Winter Olympics tickets will not be sold as China seeks to contain Covid Don’t … Read More

Omicron: Three ‘serious side effects’ of the Covid booster – seek medical help ‘urgently’

PROTECTING yourself against Omicron comes with risk. For some people, receiving the Covid booster could lead to “serious side effects”, the UK Health Security Agency cautioned. Daily Express :: Health … Read More

Covid live: Johnson ‘remorseful’ over parties, says UK minister; Novak Djokovic to be deported after Australian visa loss

Latest updates: UK minister backs Boris Johnson as prime minister; Serbian tennis player says he respects court’s decision Novak Djokovic to be deported from Australia after losing visa fight Tories … Read More

Australia live news update: Novak Djokovic visa cancellation appeal hearing begins as Victoria records 13 Covid deaths and NSW 20

Serbian tennis star’s views on vaccination central to federal court case. Follow all the day’s news here Novak Djokovic visa: Australian minister Alex Hawke says risk of ‘civil unrest’ behind … Read More