National News

Sat 4 Apr 2020

Cops issue more fines for state’s lockdown rebels

premium_icon Cops issue more fines for state’s lockdown rebels

These are the latest offenders who have flagrantly breached new laws ordering Australians to stay inside.

Enough is enough: Time to hand out fines

premium_icon Enough is enough: Time to hand out fines

One thing has been lost in the outrage over the irrational behaviour of hundreds of people in flouting social distancing rules this weekend, writes Kylie Lang.

Crowd packs into Qld market, ignoring social distance rules

Crowd packs into Qld market, ignoring social distance rules

Residents have been lashed as they apparently ignored social distancing rules to crowd into a market, with one local asking, “what is wrong with people”?

Backpackers, get a farm job or fly home: MP

premium_icon Backpackers, get a farm job or fly home: MP

WITH many backpackers here jobless and at a loose end, the message is to fly home or find a job picking fruit.

Divorces set to soar after couples isolate

premium_icon Divorces set to soar after couples isolate

DIVORCES are set to skyrocket following the coronavirus isolation period as couples are forced to spend 24/7 together.

ZOOM IN: Self-isolation launches 2nd digital revolution

premium_icon ZOOM IN: Self-isolation launches 2nd digital revolution

Technophobes across the world are switching on a part of their brain they’ve vehemently ignored like the dragon in the closet for the past 20 years.

Grim warning for young people

Grim warning for young people

Young people have been told to not be COVID-19 complacent with a warning they could be one of the “unlucky ones” who are fit and well but still end up in ICU.

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