World News

Fri 10 Apr 2020

Dutch woman aged 107 survives virus

Dutch woman aged 107 survives virus

Cornelia Ras, a 107-year-old Dutch woman has survived the coronavirus, probably becoming the oldest survivor of COVID-19 in the world.

Thu 9 Apr 2020

Thousands flee Wuhan in droves as lockdown is lifted

Thousands flee Wuhan in droves as lockdown is lifted

After 11 weeks of being cooped up indoors, tens of thousands of people are fleeing Wuhan in dramatic scenes as lockdown is officially lifted.

Harry and Meghan’s humiliating gaffe

Harry and Meghan’s humiliating gaffe

Fans curious about Harry and Meghan’s mysterious new charitable foundation were in for a shock if they looked it up online.

Ellen slammed: ‘She really is the worst’

Ellen slammed: ‘She really is the worst’

Ellen DeGeneres has resorted to extreme measures to keep her talk show running in self-isolation – but it’s caused a fierce viewer backlash.

Wuhan cargo plane lands in Sydney

Wuhan cargo plane lands in Sydney

A plane carrying six crew from the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak landed in Sydney last night as Wuhan reopened for business.

Wed 8 Apr 2020

Tiger King ‘100 times worse’ in real life

Tiger King ‘100 times worse’ in real life

The Tiger King’s niece has claimed her uncle – known as Joe Exotic – was far more cruel than the popular Netflix documentary portrayed.

COVID-19 NYC: Video shows inmates burying coffins

COVID-19 NYC: Video shows inmates burying coffins

Disturbing video footage of New York prisoners burying coffins on an island has surfaced as the city’s coronavirus deaths exceed 3200.

Boris Johnson breathing without aid in ICU

Boris Johnson breathing without aid in ICU

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has received oxygen treatment in intensive care but is not on a ventilator and remains in “good spirits”.

Tue 7 Apr 2020

US virus fatalities passes grim number as UK deaths spike

US virus fatalities passes grim number as UK deaths spike

US coronavirus deaths passed 10,000, New York sees levelling off in fatalities, and Australia may not need the 5000 extra ICU beds.

JK Rowling shares breathing video

JK Rowling shares breathing video

Harry Potter author JK Rowling said she has recovered from having all the symptoms of coronavirus and shared a doctor's video she believed helped her.

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