Category: News & Politics

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian under fire over claims she didn’t isolate after virus test – NEWS.com.au

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian is under fire after allegations she kept working at Parliament and did not isolate while awaiting COVID-19 test results last week. Her action would appear to be in contravention of NSW public health guidelines,…

Daniel Andrews plans pilot for casual workers’ sick pay but Morrison government critical

The Victorian government plans a pilot scheme for up to five days sick and carer’s pay, at the national minimum wage, for casuals or insecure workers in priority industries. Even though the initiative is at a very early stage, with…

New Jersey Lawmaker Pushes To Disbar Rudy Giuliani For Deceitful, ‘Absurd’ Election Cases

New Jersey Democratic Representative Bill Pascrell has filed a complaint with New York’s attorney disciplinary officials, calling for the disbarment of Rudy Giuliani for “fraud” and “deceit” in his actions attempting to overturn the presidential election without any justification. “Mr Giuliani…

Physio, chiro, osteo and myo: what’s the difference and which one should I get?

Many of us might not be as fit as we were before the pandemic hit, and as community sport restarts and gyms reopen across the country amid eased coronavirus restrictions, some people might be at increased risk of injury. If…

Hughesy’s Airport Video Shows The Pure Happiness Of NSW And Victoria Border Reopening

A media scrum surrounding celebrities has been an unlikely scene at Sydney Airport this year.  But as New South Wales and Victoria reopened borders on Monday, after more than four months, media and groups gathered at airports and border crossings…

I’m a 21-Year-Old Virgin So My Parents Spent $6K to Celebrate

Turning 21 is a big deal in many cultures. But if you’re a female member of the Zulu tribe in South Africa, and you’re a virgin, it’s an especially big deal. In simple terms Umemulo is a traditional ceremony that…

Face masks cut disease spread in the lab, but have less impact in the community. We need to know why

In controlled laboratory situations, face masks appear to do a good job of reducing the spread of coronavirus (at least in hamsters) and other respiratory viruses. However, evidence shows mask-wearing policies seem to have had much less impact on the…

Albanese is running out of time to solve Labor’s climate crisis. He needs a plan that works for two Australias

During the recent American elections, the most eye-catching graphics were were the individual county tallies. These showed that even when states appeared to be overwhelmingly Republican red, some still “flipped” to the Democrats on the strength of a smaller number…

How to Invest In Chinese Stock Markets – And Why You Absolutely Should Not!

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Want to Give a Better Presentation to Investors? Start With These 3 Tips

If you’re a founder trying to raise money, I bet I can tell you the biggest problem with your pitch deck without even needing to look at the presentation. As an investor myself, I see a lot of pitch decks…

A season of COVID uncertainty

The frightening, post-election COVID surge is making everything feel strange, different and unsettled all over again. Why it matters: With Thanksgiving cancelled, doctors quitting their practices and grocers limiting purchase quantities (again), Americans have the ambient sense that our safety…

Two children killed, others injured after car crashes into Queensland dam – 9News

Queensland Police said the vehicle carrying six people rolled into Wyaralong Dam on Beaudesert Boonah Road this afternoon. “Another child was airlifted to hospital in a critical condition while a fourth child was treated on scene,” Queensland Police said in…

Southwest Airlines Just Made a Big Decision. Will Passengers Agree It’s Enough?

It’s about Southwest and the Boeing 737 MAX. And, it comes down to a single word: trust. You’ll recall, although it might seem like ancient history, that the 737 MAX was grounded worldwide last year after a pair of crashes that took the lives of 346 passengers. …

State and Local Republicans Standing Up to Trump Are Putting National G.O.P. Leaders to Shame

As Donald Trump has escalated his assault on the U.S. democratic process over the past few days, an interesting and encouraging trend has developed. In several of the states at the center of Trump’s odious machinations, at least some state…