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COVID deaths on the rise across the state

There have been 49 COVID-related deaths ion NSW in the 24 hours to 8pm Friday night. The deaths of the 28 woman and 21 men bring the total number of COVID-19 related deaths in NSW since the beginning of the pandemic to 1,316. The 49 included two people in their 60s, 10 in their...

UK to start rolling out Pfizer virus pill

The United Kingdom will start rolling out Pfizer's COVID-19 pill to vulnerable people next month, the health ministry says, targeting the treatment at people with compromised immune systems for whom the vaccine can be less effective.

UK to start rolling out Pfizer virus pill

The United Kingdom will start rolling out Pfizer's COVID-19 pill to vulnerable people next month, the health ministry says, targeting the treatment at people with compromised immune systems for whom the vaccine can be less effective. The health ministry said that Pfizer's antiviral treatment Paxlovid, a combination of Pfizer's pill with...

Aussie tennis seeks 'Super Saturday' glory

Forty-two is the magic number as five Australians eye titles on so-called 'Super Saturday' at Melbourne Park. It's been 42 years since an all-Australian men's doubles final at the Australian Open and just as long since a local woman has played for the women's title. Mark Edmondson and Kim Warwick downed Peter...

Australia records deadliest pandemic day

Australia has recorded its deadliest day of the pandemic since the first case was detected in the country two years ago, with 98 fatalities confirmed on Friday.

New emojis coming to iOS15.4

The upcoming iOS 15.4 update for your Apple devices is bringing some cool new features, including being able to unlock your phone while wearing a mask. (Take that covid, how annoying is it to put in your passcode every time you need to pay for something on your phone these...