August 22, 2021
August 22, 2021

Delta variant continues to disrupt life

Australian police arrested hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters in Melbourne and Sydney yesterday and seven officers were hospitalised as a result of clashes, as the country saw its highest ever...

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Great Barrier Reef avoids Unesco ‘in danger’ listing

Australia yesterday avoided having the Great Barrier Reef listed as an endangered world heritage site by UNESCO, despite extensive climate change-fuelled damage to the ecosystem’s corals. 

July 14, 2021
July 14, 2021

Pain-free blood sugar test developed

Australian scientists said they have developed the “holy grail” of blood sugar testing for diabetics, a non-invasive strip that checks glucose levels via saliva.