Victoria suffers a record 19 deaths and 322 new coronavirus cases despite hope the crisis is ‘on a plateau’ and the curve is flattening after initial fears infections would soar to more than 1,000 a day

He said once the numbers drop to around 200 per day, which he expects stage four restrictions will achieve, then contact tracing teams will be less overwhelmed and the state will be able to keep the numbers down. 

Jessica Alba and Olivia Wilde join celebs paying tribute to Breonna Taylor and call for justice 150 days after her death

They all posted the same message which in full read: ‘It’s been 150 days since Breonna Taylor was murdered in her sleep by Jonathan Mattingly, Brett Hankison, and Myles Cosgrove—and her killers have not been charged. Too often Black women who die from police violence are forgotten. Let’s stay loud, keep demanding justice for Breonna […]

New York’s true nursing home death toll cloaked in secrecy

Another group of numbers also suggests an undercount. State health department surveys show 21,000 nursing home beds are lying empty this year, 13,000 more than expected — an increase of almost double the official state nursing home death tally. While some of that increase can be attributed to fewer new admissions and people pulling their […]

Black Lives Matter protesters march through neighborhood at night shouting ‘wake your a** up’ and banging pots

“Wow, it’s interesting that you would pose that question like that, because this country is built upon violence,” he said. “What was the American Revolution, what’s our diplomacy across the globe? We go in and we blow up countries and we replace their leaders with leaders who we like. So for any American to accuse us […]

Linda Nolan says she’s ‘scared to death’ by cancer and was left ‘traumatised’ when her hair fell out from chemotherapy

Linda said: “We’re both scared to death. We want to live. It is a very scary diagnosis. I’m getting great treatment and I’m going to be living with cancer for some time. We are lucky I suppose in the fact we can have it together.”

Richie Mawson was a beloved dad and Liverpool fan. Did a late lockdown cost him his life?

Elaine saw Richie come in that evening after the game, although she can’t remember if she served him. She may have swerved him: Richie was always a pain to serve, because he held the kitty for his friends and placed huge orders, often eight or nine pints at a time. He always tried to skip […]

Sushant Singh Rajput, his sister Priyanka and her husband perform puja at his Mumbai home in this unseen viral video

The puja was performed by a priest from Nashik. According to him, the puja was held in March 2019 and the actor’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty wasn’t part of the rituals. Sushant had attended the puja with his sister and brother-in-law and staff members. It was held for prosperity at home. 

Cold, flu and bronchitis infections fell ‘well below average’ during coronavirus lockdown in England because of social distancing and better hygiene, doctors say

Professor Paul Hunter, an epidemiologist at the University of East Anglia, told MailOnline it was ‘highly unlikely’ there would be a severe winter epidemic of flu because even the limited Covid-19 rules in place were enough to suppress the influenza virus.

Inside life on the ‘crazy floor’: Damning picture emerges showing guards posing for guests who were supposed to be in coronavirus quarantine – as calls grow for a CRIMINAL investigation into Victoria’s second-wave catastrophe

‘It is becoming clearer by the day that the Andrews Labor Government’s mismanagement of hotel quarantine, contact tracing and aged care services have been the drivers of Victoria’s second wave of COVID-19,’ he said.

JobKeeper will be available for almost one million more Victorians before Christmas as Scott Morrison extends $16B lifeline to businesses crippled by stage four lockdown restrictions

Some 80 per cent of that will be lost in Victoria while the remainder will be lost in other states due to confidence and supply chain impacts, Mr Morrison said.