Health

Sun 5 Apr 2020

Students’ boost to counter COVID-19 concerns

premium_icon Students’ boost to counter COVID-19 concerns

With education bosses unsure whether schooling will return to normal, a plan is afoot to artificially boost scores to avoid students having to repeat grade 12.

Health official: Only the infected should be wearing masks

Health official: Only the infected should be wearing masks

Deputy chief medical officer Professor Paul Kelly has stressed people do not need to wear masks unless they're infectious.

'Race against time' as NYC toll soars

'Race against time' as NYC toll soars

New York City is in a "race against time" as its death toll from the "enemy" coronavirus soars and vital supplies dwindle. WARNING: GRAPHIC

'We aren't safe': Worried refugees protest

'We aren't safe': Worried refugees protest

Refugees have staged a protest at a makeshift detention centre, saying they are at risk of catching the coronavirus because they cannot isolate.

Sat 4 Apr 2020

Bodies left on the street for days

Bodies left on the street for days

Families are having to keep their dead loved ones’ bodies on the street as Ecuador’s largest city struggles to contain the virus. WARNING: GRAPHIC

‘Do-it-yourself’ COVID-19 test kits seized by Border Force

premium_icon ‘Do-it-yourself’ COVID-19 test kits seized by Border Force

Hundreds of “do-it-yourself” COVID-19 test kids bound for homes in Australia have been seized by Australian Border Force officers. WATCH THE VIDEO

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