July 7, 2020

Australia deploys police, army to enforce border closure amid COVID-19 outbreak – Nepalese Voice

SYDNEY/MELBOURNE, July 7 (Reuters) – Hundreds of police officers and army troops are being deployed to enforce the closure of the busy border between Australia’s two […]
July 6, 2020

“Before handing over the baton, there is six months or so of hard work”: Finance Minister Cormann

Australia’s Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has announced his decision to leave politics by the end of 2020, making way for a Cabinet reshuffle before the end […]
July 6, 2020

Australia closes state border for first time in 100 years to halt coronavirus

SYDNEY, July 6 (Reuters) – Australian officials are closing the border between Australia’s two most populous states from Tuesday for an indefinite period as they scramble […]
July 5, 2020

Premier of Australia’s Victoria defends hard COVID-19 lockdown

(Reuters): The premier of Australia’s second-most populous state, Victoria, defended on Sunday his decision to put nine public housing towers in a complete lockdown as coronavirus […]