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Italy blocks export of AstraZeneca doses...

Italy blocks export of AstraZeneca doses...

Europe

Fri, Mar 5 2021

The shipment was stopped because of the 'continuing shortage of vaccines in the EU and in Italy and...

NZ arrests 2 over mosque attacks anniversary...

NZ arrests 2 over mosque attacks anniversary...

Oceania

Thu, Mar 4 2021

In March 2019, Australian national Brenton Tarrant targeted men, women and children who had gathered...

New Zealand's Auckland starts second...

Auckland starts 2nd Covid-19 lockdown...

Oceania

Sun, Feb 28 2021

New Zealand has recorded just over 2,000 coronavirus cases since the start of the pandemic and 26...

Kangaroo painting Australia's oldest...

Kangaroo painting Australia's oldest...

Oceania

Fri, Feb 26 2021

They estimated that the kangaroo painting was between 17,500 and 17,100 years old, the oldest discovered...

Facebook switches news back on in Australia,...

Facebook switches news back on in...

Oceania

Fri, Feb 26 2021

While Google struck deals with several publishers, Facebook had earlier blocked all news content in...

Australian media reforms pass parliament...

Australian media reforms pass...

Oceania

Thu, Feb 25 2021

The progress of the legislation has been closely watched around the world as countries including Canada...

Australian lawmakers expected to pass...

Australian lawmakers might pass amendments...

Oceania

Wed, Feb 24 2021

Facebook on Tuesday said it would restore Australian users’ access to news in light of the compromise...

Facebook 'refriends' Australia after...

Facebook 'refriends' Australia

Oceania

Tue, Feb 23 2021

The social media platform last week blocked Australian users from sharing and viewing news content on...

Facebook has tentatively friended us...

Australia: Facebook has tentatively...

World

Sat, Feb 20 2021

The social media company is back at the negotiating table, says the prime minister

Undeterred by Facebook news blackout,...

Australia commits to content law

Oceania

Fri, Feb 19 2021

Canada vows to be next country to go after Facebook to pay for news

New Zealand's Ardern announces free...

NZ announces free sanitary products...

Oceania

Thu, Feb 18 2021

Move follows last year’s pilot program, which provided free period products to about 3,200 young...

Facebook 'unfriends' Australia: Global...

Facebook 'unfriends' Australia

Oceania

Thu, Feb 18 2021

‘Heavy-handed’ move draws criticisms

Australia parliament rape scandal prompts...

Australia parliament rape scandal prompts...

Oceania

Tue, Feb 16 2021

Australia's parliament has been criticized for a 'toxic' workplace culture that has allegedly...

Melbourne starts five-day virus lockdown,...

Melbourne starts five-day virus...

Oceania

Sat, Feb 13 2021

International flights to Melbourne will be stopped through Wednesday

Rift widens in critical Pacific...

Rift widens in critical Pacific...

Oceania

Sun, Feb 7 2021

Micronesian nations have long felt their north Pacific island states have been neglected in favour of...

Australia tells thousands to leave homes...

Evacuation ordered as bushfire threatens...

Oceania

Wed, Feb 3 2021

‘… if you can leave, please leave now. Please act to save your life,’ urges state...

Electric cars, fewer cows in NZ's climate...

Electric cars, fewer cows in NZ's climate...

Oceania

Sun, Jan 31 2021

Following the public consultation, the government is due to make a final decision by the end of 2021...

Australia reopens New Zealand travel...

Australia reopens New Zealand travel...

Oceania

Sun, Jan 31 2021

The resumption came as Australia marked two weeks without a locally acquired case of the virus, which...

New Zealand detects first community...

New Zealand detects first community...

Oceania

Sun, Jan 24 2021

It marks the first known case of community transmission in New Zealand since November 18

Google says it will shut search engine...

Google threatens to shut search engine...

Oceania

Fri, Jan 22 2021

Google's comments drew sharp rebuke from Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Australia unlikely to fully reopen borders...

Australia unlikely to fully reopen borders...

Oceania

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Australia has reported more than 22,000 local Covid-19 cases and 909 deaths since the pandemic