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Sporting stadiums converted into quarantine camps, police guarding medical stockpiles and schools temporarily shut down are some of the actions authorities are prepared to take if Australia succumbs to a major coronavirus outbreak
The remains of a teenager who had been missing for two days have found in the lions' enclosure at a safari park in Pakistan, officials said.
Incredible - and frightening - photos are emerging from Mallacoota, a small town in the East Gippsland region of Victoria, where about 4000 people are sheltering near water, protected by CFA tankers. Visit @theage 's live blog for updates: #vicfires
Sydney schoolboys take down Martin Shkreli, the 'most hated man in the world'.
Harper Lee, 88, to release second novel 50 years after To Kill a Mockingbird.
This is great news. A secret firefighting mission has saved the only natural grove of Wollemi pines. Watch and learn all about the incredible work of the specialist firefighters. More on the story here: