WIN 1 in 25 double passes to Monster Hunter!

WIN 1 in 25 double passes to Monster Hunter! Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When an unexpected sandstorm transports Captain Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her unit (TI Harris, Meagan Good, Diego Boneta) to a new …

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Trump back on Twitter, Facebook bans him

US President Donald Trump has returned to Twitter with a video acknowledging that Joe Biden would be the next US president as other social media services including Facebook blocked his accounts over concerns that his messages might spark further violent protests. Twitter unlocked the president’s @realDonaldTrump Twitter account, which has …

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Pre-flight testing for returning Aussies

Pre-flight testing of returning Australians will be introduced to help prevent the spread of the more transmissible variant of COVID-19 identified in the United Kingdom. The measure was adopted at a meeting of the national cabinet on Friday. Masks will also become mandatory on all domestic and international flights. Prime …

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Western Australia shuts out Queensland

Western Australia will introduce a hard border with Queensland from midnight after a highly contagious UK coronavirus strain was detected in Greater Brisbane. The change will come into effect from 12.01am on Saturday, WA Premier Mark McGowan announced on Friday. “We cannot sit back and wait and watch. Given the …

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More resignations follow Capitol violence

US Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos have resigned, joining a list of officials quitting President Donald Trump’s administration in protest at the storming of the US Capitol by his supporters. Chao, the wife of Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, said in an email to staff on …

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Rebels training disrupted by border chaos

Melbourne Rebels are the latest sports team to get caught up in border mayhem with five Super Rugby players left in training limbo. The Rebels’ pre-season preparation has hit a hurdle with the five, including Cam Orr and Steve Cummins, trapped in NSW while the team has also had to …

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PM says Bashir release is distressing

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says the fact that radical Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Bashir has been freed from jail is distressing for the family and friends of the 88 Australians killed in the Bali bombings. Bashir was freed from an Indonesian prison early Friday at the expiration of his 15-year …

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Smith’s search for answers ends in a ton

Steve Smith spent eight days searching for answers to conquer India’s bowlers before again proving his status as world cricket’s greatest problem solver. Smith brought up his first Test ton in more than 16 months on Friday at the SCG when he worked his 201st ball from Navdeep Saini to …

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SA moves to restrict Brisbane travel

Travellers to South Australia from Greater Brisbane will be required to quarantine for 14 days in response to that city’s three-day lockdown over the latest coronavirus scare. The restrictions will take effect from Saturday, while anyone who has arrived since January 2 will be required to be tested three times, …

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