Children and Covid-19 Delta variant: Why kids are not impacted badly

Anecdotally, children are faring incredibly well against the Delta variant of Covid-19. This is what the research actually says about adolescent risk. The Delta variant of Covid-19 has forced governments around the world, including in Australia, to rethink the way they tackle public health. In Australia, the two largest states have been forced into extended … Read more

Cars Submerged and Overturned After Heavy Rain Causes Flooding in Eastern Spain

By 1:10AM September 18, 2021 Heavy rain and hail caused severe flooding and power outages in the municipality of L’Alcora, in eastern Spain, on September 16, according to local reports. This footage, released by the Provincial Council of Castellon, shows one car almost completely submerged in water, another vehicle turned over, floodwater rising from sewer … Read more

AFL 2021: Out-going Geelong CEO Brian Cook appointed chief executive officer of Carlton Football Club

The Carlton Football Club has announced a veteran of sports management will take over from Cain Liddle as its chief executive officer. Out-going Geelong chief executive officer Brian Cook has been appointed to the same role at Carlton. Cook served as the Cats’ CEO for 23 years, during which time the club won three premierships, … Read more

‘No room for debate’: Amazon reportedly blocks advertisement for book exposing BLM roots

Liberal Party Vice President Teena McQueen says Amazon will “just shut down any debate” after the company reportedly blocked an advertisement for a book exploring the Marxist links of Black Lives Matter. “A guy who is, I think, on the board of The Heritage Foundation, has written this book to expose some of the BLM … Read more

Carlton recruits former Geelong chief executive Brian Cook as its new CEO

Carlton has received a much-needed boost in a tumultuous off-season, with Brian Cook to take over as chief executive. Key points: Cook replaces Cain Liddle, who left the position of chief executive last week The appointment will fuel speculation Alastair Clarkson may join the Blues as senior coach in the future Cook was in charge at the Cats when … Read more

Penrith Panthers dealt injury blow with Brian To’o ruled out of NRL semi-final against Parramatta Eels

Penrith has been forced to rule out star winger Brian To’o on the eve of its NRL semi-final against Parramatta because of injury. Key points: To’o has been sidelined with an ankle injury He has been replaced on the wing by Brent Naden The Panthers’ season will end if they lose to the Eels The New South … Read more

Victoria records 510 new local cases, one death; some restrictions to ease across Melbourne and Ballarat as vaccine target reached

Victoria has recorded 510 new coronavirus infections and one further death in the past 24 hours as a raft of freedoms are due to take effect across parts of the state tonight. The death is a woman in her 50s.  Just 124 of today’s new cases have so far been linked to known outbreaks. There … Read more