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#BREAKING : Scott Morrison says capacity of the Howard Springs quarantine facility will increase, while arrival caps across the rest of the country won’t change #auspol 

Linda Reynolds apologises to Brittany Higgins for referring to her as a ‘lying cow’ after her former staffer threatened legal action. #auspol 

Annette Kimmitt, the head of MinterEllison, is facing a board investigation over an email she sent to staff in which she said the firm’s representation of Christian Porter had ‘triggered hurt’ for her.

Meghan Markle has made an explosive claim about the royal family in an escalating war of words before the Oprah tell-all.

#BREAKING : US-China tensions rise over the investigation as scientists press for a fresh inquiry, including into the lab escape theory.

#BREAKING : Western Australia’s inquiry into Crown Resorts’ Perth casino licence follows a damning NSW probe, and Victoria’s royal commission.

Samsung has announced its Australian TV range for 2021 and it includes technology designed to drive down prices.

It’s the most expensive project the streaming platform has ever commissioned. So who do you cast? The golden trio of Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling and Bridgerton’s Duke of Hastings.

David Stratton review: In recent years, thanks to some pretty questionable behaviour, the actor’s star has declined. This nonsense titled film is the latest example.


The last British governor of Hong Kong says Britain has a “moral, economic and legal” duty to stand up for nation.

#BREAKING : Australia has torn up its extradition agreement wit #HongKong  and extended length of skilled, student visas #auspol 

Boris Johnson is to claw back Huawei’s involvement in Britain’s 5G network after extraordinary pressure from Tory backbenchers in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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#BREAKING Student activist Drew Pavlou has been suspended from the University of Queensland after leading campus protests in support of Hong Kong independence

#BREAKING A senior Catholic cardinal Giovanni Angelo Becciu has been accused of using $1.14m of Vatican funds to bribe witnesses to secure a sex abuse conviction against rival Cardinal George Pell.