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Masks compulsory on Sydney public transport after new ‘fleeting contact’ case

Victoria also recorded one new case on Friday as its acting premier criticised the slow vaccine rollout Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster growsNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sitesAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and overFace masks will be mandatory on public transport in Sydney for at least five days, as New South Wales scrambles to prevent the eastern suburbs cluster from growing.The announcement of the mandate came as the state recorded another locally acq...
Tags: Health, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Gladys Berejiklian, Coronavirus, Westfield Bondi Junction Myer


‘I’m living proof’: how Melbourne’s drug-injecting room has changed – and saved – lives

Despite established benefits, a proposed second facility in the city is facing fierce oppositionAt the lowest point of her 25-year addiction, Lisa Townsend had nothing left. Not her children, whom she had had to give up, nor a roof over her head. For three and a half years, she slept rough in the streets of the Melbourne CBD, scraping together whatever money she could to score heroin in the city, or along Victoria Street and Lennox Street in the nearby suburb of North Richmond.“My depression and...
Tags: Health, Drugs, Society, Australia news, Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria Street, North Richmond, Lennox Street, Lisa Townsend


Victoria's Secret says goodbye Angels, hello Megan Rapinoe and Priyanka Chopra

Less than two years after Victoria's Secret pulled the plug on its star-studded annual fashion show, known for runway looks that combined strappy lingerie with enormous wings, the brand is retiring its supermodel "Angels" for good.
Tags: News, Stories, Victoria, Priyanka Chopra, Megan Rapinoe


NSW Covid update: Masks compulsory on Sydney public transport after new ‘fleeting contact’ case

Victoria also recorded one new case on Friday as its acting premier criticised the slow vaccine rollout Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster growsNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sitesAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and overFace masks will be mandatory on public transport in Sydney for at least five days, as the state scrambles to prevent the Eastern suburbs cluster from growing.The announcement of the mandate came as the state recorded another locally acquired ...
Tags: Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Gladys Berejiklian, Coronavirus, Westfield Bondi Junction Myer


Victoria's Secret is overhauling its image. Is it enough to regain relevance?

It's out with the "Angels" and in with the VS Collective, as the lingerie label turns to soccer star Megan Rapinoe and actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas in a major rebranding effort.
Tags: Angels, Cnn, Victoria, Megan Rapinoe, Priyanka Chopra Jonas


Top stories this PM: Biden to spend $3.2B on COVID drugs; Victoria's Secret ditches scantily dressed Angels

Good evening. Here are the top stories so far today.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What happened today:Rocky VII: Obamacare. The Affordable Care Act survived yet another attack by the GOP when the US Supreme Court upheld it, saying that the GOP-controlled states challenging the law lacked standing. The 7-2 ruling leaves the Obama-era healthcare law intact and preserves coverage for millions of Americans.Could a pill stop a pandemic? The Biden administration...
Tags: News, Obama, North Korea, Angels, US, Newsletter, Trends, Gop, Kim Jong Un, Victoria, Biden, Anthony Fauci, Pyongyang, US supreme court, Megan Rapinoe, El Chapo


Victoria’s Secret hires footballer Megan Rapinoe in rebrand

Lingerie firm hopes partnerships with the likes of football star Megan Rapinoe will revamp the brand.
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Victoria’s Secret hires Megan Rapinoe in rebrand

Lingerie firm hopes partnerships with the likes of football star will revamp the brand.
Tags: News, Victoria, Megan Rapinoe


Victoria’s Secret hires actress and footballer in rebrand

Lingerie firm hopes new partnerships will help the brand achieve what it calls a "dramatic shift".
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Victoria’s Secret Angels Are No More As The Brand Attempts To Overhaul Its Image

The VS Collective is the new face of the brand — and it's already getting criticism from many sides.
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Thousands Of ‘Ballooning’ Spiders Cloak Australian Town In Webs

Heavy flooding in Victoria prompted a "mass evacuation" of spiders from the waterlogged earth.
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Top Stories this AM: The GOP-ers who voted against Juneteenth; from the Capitol riot to Nevada's capital; see you at the spider pocalypse

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: A book report for a better sentence. A woman who pleaded guilty to involvement in the Jan. 6 insurrection told a judge she watched the Holocaust film "Schindler's List" to "educate herself." Anna Morgan Lloyd, 49, from Indiana, pleaded guilty to a picketing charge at the Jan 6 riot. She submitted movie an...
Tags: News, Australia, Senate, Newsletter, Trends, Joe Biden, Indiana, Thailand, Gop, House, Victoria, Nevada, Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, Boxer, Phuket, Alex Jones


NSW Covid update: Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travel

A driver who transported flight crew has been diagnosed with the Delta coronavirus variant and was not vaccinatedNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listFollow the Thursday Australia liveblogNew South Wales has recorded a third Covid case connected to the eastern suburbs cluster, as the premier, Gladys Berejiklian, told residents to be on “high alert” but did not announce any new restrictions.A fourth case in another part of Sydney, believed to be unconnected and po...
Tags: Australia news, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, South Wales, Gladys Berejiklian, Coronavirus


AstraZeneca shake-up: who gets it now, who doesn’t and what does it mean for Australia’s vaccine rollout?

Health authorities have recommended AstraZeneca shots no longer be given to people aged 50 to 59. Here’s whyAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians 60 and overAustralia’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout numbersNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAustralia has undertaken the second major shake-up of its Covid-19 vaccination program in three months, prompted by concerns the AstraZeneca vaccine can cause blood clots in rare cases. Continue reading...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Astrazeneca, Vaccines and immunisation, Victoria, Pfizer, Coronavirus


Online outages as major banks go down; NSW cases rise to four – as it happened

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows. This blog is now closed. AstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 9.42am BST That is where we will leave the live blog for Thursday evening.In case you missed it, here’s what made the news: 9.30am BST The Human Rights Law Centre has welcomed the Senate report on Uyghur forced labour. Human Rights Law Centre senior lawyer Freya Dinshaw says:Th...
Tags: Health, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Xinjiang, Anthony Albanese, Michael McCormack, Human Rights Law Centre, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: online banking outages as major banks go down; NSW Covid cases rise to four

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 7.32am BST The outage affecting a large number of Australian banks, Australia Post...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Michael McCormack, Patricia Karvelas, Dan Tehan, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: Coalition grilled in question time on changed AstraZeneca advice; NSW Covid cases rise to four

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 6.18am BST It’s important to repeat that the severe and rare clotting associated w...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, University of Sydney, Michael McCormack, Coronavirus, ATAGI


Australia politics live: Coalition grilled on changed AstraZeneca advice as NSW Covid cases rise to four – question time

AstraZeneca vaccine now recommended for over-60s; Sydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows; Victoria records no new local cases. Follow the latest updates liveSydney’s eastern suburbs cluster grows as Queensland asks residents to reconsider travelNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listAstraZeneca now only recommended for Australians aged 60 and over in blow to Covid vaccine rollout 5.29am BST The Australian Medical Association says the changes to the Atagi advice...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Ama, Josh Frydenberg, Michael McCormack


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after Sydney Covid cases increase to four, Atagi recommends raising age for AstraZeneca vaccine to 60

NSW Health names new hotspots after more people in eastern suburbs test positive; Victoria records no new local infections. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 4.35am BST Greg Hunt on vaccine hesitancy:Let me just get the latest figures, the latest figures that we have seen is at least 70% of Australians are intending to have a vaccine, I did there was anoth...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, World Health Organisation, Victoria, Pfizer, Melbourne, Greg Hunt, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after four Sydney Covid cases, Atagi recommends raising age for AstraZeneca vaccine to 60

NSW Health names new hotspots after more people in eastern suburbs test positive; Victoria records no new local infections. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 2.28am BST NSW’s chief health officer, Dr Kerry Chant, says the first time the driver received saliva testing was June 15. 2.27am BST It also needs to be stressed that NSW police have not complete...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Astrazeneca, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW, Michael McCormack, NSW Health, Coronavirus


Australia politics live: NSW on alert after two Sydney Covid cases, Victoria records no new local infections

NSW Health names new hotspots after two people in eastern suburbs test positive. Follow the latest updates liveNew Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 12.13am BST Oh, and as Graham Readfearn reports, Australia’s great future in coal includes using Australian coal to make plastic. Related: Adani blasted over ‘toxic’ $4bn plan to use Australian coal to make plastic in India 12.11am BST ...
Tags: Health, Labor, Australia, India, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, NSW, Adani, Michael McCormack


Australian politics live: Sydney on alert after two Covid cases, Labor defends gas industry

NSW Health names new hotspots after two people in eastern suburbs test positive New Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagiousNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list 11.18pm BST Anthony Albanese spoke to Melbourne radio Triple M yesterday afternoon and didn’t take the bait to criticise Scott Morrison for photos of him at an English pub:Host: OK, let’s get to the G7, if you don’t mind. There seems to be some reasonable stuff going on in ...
Tags: Labor, Australia news, Australian politics, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Anthony Albanese, Bondi, Parliament House, Michael McCormack, NSW Health, Coronavirus, New Sydney, Bernard Collaery Rex Patrick


NSW Covid update: Sydney cases visited Bondi and eastern suburbs venues while potentially infectious

Health authorities say contact tracing under way after man in his 60s, who drives international flight crews, tests positive along with household contactNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list‘Queue jumping’: under-40s receiving vaccine despite not being eligibleA man who lives in Sydney’s eastern suburbs and works as a driver for international flight crews has tested positive to Covid, as has a household contact, with the New South Wales health department listing ...
Tags: Health, Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Bondi, NSW Health, Coronavirus, COVID


NSW Covid update: Sydney case visited Bondi and eastern suburbs venues while potentially infectious

Health authorities say contact tracing is under way after man in his 60s, who drives international flight crews, tests positive to coronavirusNSW Covid hotspots and map; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots list‘Queue jumping’: under-40s receiving vaccine despite not being eligibleA man who lives in Sydney’s eastern suburbs and works as a driver for international flight crews has tested positive to Covid – and anyone who shared a cinema with him on Sunday has been ordered to isolate for 14 days...
Tags: Health, Australia news, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Bondi, NSW Health, Coronavirus


Australian region covered in cobwebs as spiders flee floods

Residents of the Australian region of Gippsland in the state of Victoria were greeted with layers of gossamer cobwebs after the area was hit by severe flooding.
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Victoria Covid update: Melbourne restrictions will ease despite five more cases

The 25km travel limit and outdoor mask mandate will be lifted from Friday while rules in regional Victoria will also be relaxedFollow all the developments liveVictoria Covid-19 exposure sitesCovid restrictions in Victoria explainedRestrictions across Victoria will ease significantly from Friday, despite the state recording five new locally acquired Covid-19 cases overnight, including a “concerning” infection of a vaccinated nurse at a private hospital.Acting premier James Merlino has announced t...
Tags: Health, Australia news, Victoria, Melbourne, James Merlino, Coronavirus, Victoria Covid


NSW reports positive Covid case visited Bondi; Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases restrictions – as it happened

A Sydney man in his 60s who works as a driver, including transporting international flight crew, tests positive. This blog is now closed.New Sydney Covid case visited Bondi venues while potentially contagious 9.49am BST That’s where we will leave the live blog for Wednesday.Here’s what made the news for the day: 9.46am BST Scott Morrison was asked whether Australia would put up more candidates for international posts after former finance minister Mathias Cormann secured the top job at t...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, United States, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, WTO, Victoria, OECD, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia live update: NSW reports positive Covid case visited Bondi; Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases restrictions

A Sydney man in his 60s who works as a driver, including transporting international flight crew, tests positive. Follow latest updatesVictoria’s Covid restrictions explainedNSW Covid hotspots; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 7.21am BST Penny Wong is asked about Karen Andrews comments from earlier today ...
Tags: Health, Abc, Australia, Senate, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victorian politics, Victoria, Pfizer, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party


Australia politics live: Melbourne travel limit scrapped as Victoria eases Covid restrictions; Morrison hails UK trade deal

Parliament will sit in Canberra today and Victoria to relax coronavirus restrictions. Follow latest updatesVictoria’s Covid restrictions explainedNSW Covid hotspots; Victoria exposure sites; Qld hotspots listResources minister attacks ‘green activists’Nurses choosing better-paid shifts at vaccination hubs adding to crisisVictoria halts Pfizer bookings and locks down Melbourne unit block 5.23am BST We are back to ‘how much does Michael McCormack not know’ and this time, it is on the vaccine r...
Tags: Health, UK, Australia, Australia news, Coalition, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Victorian politics, Victoria, Pfizer, Labor party, Melbourne, Liberal party, Parliament, Canberra


Covid Victoria restrictions explained: new coronavirus rules for Melbourne and regional areas

Victorian Covid-19 restrictions are easing further as the Melbourne coronavirus outbreak comes under control. Is the 25km travel limit being lifted? How many visitors are allowed? Is mask-wearing compulsory? Are schools closed? Here are the new rulesVic exposure sites; Qld Covid hotspots list; NSW hotspotsCovid vaccine rollout numbers: tracking vaccination progressDownload the free Guardian appVictoria has announced a further easing of restrictions in Melbourne after residents spent a week in a ...
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