US racing pigeon becomes Aussie fugitive

A US racing pigeon is on the run from Australian quarantine authorities after making the incredible 15,000km journey from Alabama to Melbourne. The bird landed in the backyard of Kevin Celli-Bird in the Melbourne suburb of Officer on Boxing Day. Mr Celli-Bird immediately noticed the...

Millions in lockdown after China virus surge

For the last few months China has been enjoying a return to normality after largely eliminating the COVID-19 virus. Just three weeks ago pictures emerged showing packed nightclubs, bars and restaurants in the city of Wuhan, where coronavirus was first identified in late 2019. But...

Chaos as Trump march turns violent

Trump supporters and counter-protesters have clashed in wild scenes at Pacific Beach in San Diego on Saturday. A pro-Trump “Patriot March’’ that was scheduled for 2pm quickly descended into chaos after counter-protesters also arrived at the pier where about 100 Trump supporters had gathered. The...

Australia’s only hope for some normality

There are three options Australia could take to try and rid us of COVID-19 but they aren’t cheap and there are big pros and cons for each. With a growing list of countries rapdily vaccinting their populations against coronavirus, there is mounting pressure on the...

Australia’s only hope for normality again

With a growing list of countries rapdily vaccinting their populations against coronavirus, there is mounting pressure on the Australian government to follow in its footsteps. The Federal Govenrment has contracts in place for three different coronavirus vaccines, though the approval process is expected to take...