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Vic tourism suffers billions in losses | Sky News Australia

The fallout from the coronavirus and the aftermath of the bushfires have combined to have a devastating effect on regional tourism in Victoria. The reduction i [...] Read full article: Vic tourism suffers billions in losses ...→

Vic tourism suffers billions in losses | Sky News Australia

The fallout from the coronavirus and the aftermath of the bushfires have combined to have a devastating effect on regional tourism in Victoria. The reduction i [...] Read full article: Vic tourism suffers billions in losses ...→

Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgives journalist's killers | Sky News Australia

The eldest son of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi says his family has forgiven those responsible for his father's death. Salah Khashoggi tweeted a publi [...] Read full article: Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgiv...→

‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed inside NSW pubs and restaurants | Sky News Australia

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has revealed up to 50 people will be allowed inside pubs, cafes, restaurants from June after she decided to roll back far more r [...] Read full article: ‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed...→

Trump's push to reopen churches is 'very political' | Sky News Australia

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Jacinda Ardern floats the idea of a four day working week | Sky News Australia

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Townsville's crime problem comparable or worse than 'Tripoli and Tijuana' | Sky News Australia

LNP Senator Susan McDonald says has suggested a "broad fix" to Townsville's growing youth crime problem including reintroducing breach of bail as a penalty and [...] Read full article: Townsville's crime problem comparable or...→

Unemployment rate expected to rise further | Sky News Australia

Treasury Secretary Steven Kennedy has revealed he would “not be surprised” if the country's unemployment rate rose again following a more significant drop in t [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate expected to rise furth...→

Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purchase amid fears it could be bought by China | Sky News Australia

Liberal Senator James McGrath is lobbying on behalf of Holden dealers to purchase the iconic Australian brand for one dollar "not because it's worthless, but b [...] Read full article: Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purc...→

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Queensland Shadow Tourism Minister David Crisafulli says businesses in the state who have been "clinging by their fingernails" have had the "rug pulled out fro [...] Read full article: Qld businesses 'have had the rug pulled ...→

Allow in only 'the best migrants' who will 'create jobs rather than take jobs' | Sky News Australia

The Property Council is pushing for increased immigration amid fears the property industry could crumble which means Australia could "ask for the best quality [...] Read full article: Allow in only 'the best migrants' who wi...→

Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy | Sky News Australia

Opposition leader Anthony Albanese has remained tight-lipped on whether Labor will push for the continuation of free childcare beyond June 28. Under the scheme [...] Read full article: Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy...→

Qantas unveils future of domestic travel | Sky News Australia

Qantas has unveiled its future of domestic travel which includes contactless check-ins and social distancing measures at airports. Qantas said it would provide [...] Read full article: Qantas unveils future of domestic travel...→

Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, she's killing us': Tourism operator | Sky News Australia

Queensland tourism has been left suffering after Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk flagged a potential September date for reopening the borders, which is "going to [...] Read full article: Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, ...→

NSW transport restrictions designed 'to keep people safe' | Sky News Australia

NSW Liberal frontbencher Andrew Constance says new restrictions placed on public transport across the state will help significantly mitigate the risk of signif [...] Read full article: NSW transport restrictions designed 'to ...→

Australia will not engage in 'cheap politiciking' | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham has urged against “cheap politicking” following commentary from the Chinese embassy that Australia’s vindication over an inquir [...] Read full article: Australia will not engage in 'cheap poli...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, lefties just want ‘everything for free’ | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Rowan Dean says when a nation invests in education which focuses on science “rather than gender fluidity” it can do whatever it likes, amid fears [...] Read full article: ‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, ...→

There is such thing as ‘too much interconnectedness’ with China | Sky News Australia

Australia needs more regard for its national interest and less pretending “that we have a fantastic relationship with China” according to Executive Director of [...] Read full article: There is such thing as ‘too much interco...→

China's Hong Kong plans for new security laws sparks fury | Sky News Australia

Pro-democracy activists say they fear the end of Hong Kong after China announced plans for new security laws. The Hong Kong government insists the legislation [...] Read full article: China's Hong Kong plans for new security...→

Sydney told to brace for severe weather | Sky News Australia

A severe weather warning is in place for parts of Sydney as strong winds and hazardous surf conditions are forecast. Gusts of up to 90km/h are expected across [...] Read full article: Sydney told to brace for severe weather ...→

Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan | Sky News Australia

Dozens of people have been killed and many more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan ravaged parts of India and south Bangladesh. The super cyclone was downgraded [...] Read full article: Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cy...→

Keeping the lights on 'equally important' as emissions reduction in energy roadmap | Sky News Australia

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JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

Retail spending takes a deep dive across Australia | Sky News Australia

Retail spending has taken a deep dive across Australia, with fewer shoppers opening their wallets last month for food, clothing, footwear and accessories. Forc [...] Read full article: Retail spending takes a deep dive across...→

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$1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay for the importation from China: Kelly | Sky News Australia

Liberal MP Craig Kelly says Australia should "extend" the argument of anti-subsidies China has used to place tariffs on barley to the billions of dollars-worth [...] Read full article: $1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay f...→

Beijing is 'driving a wedge through Australia' | Sky News Australia

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COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky News Australia

The government's COVID-Safe app is experiencing technical issues. NSW Health reports the data from the app is unable to be used to trace contacts of an infecte [...] Read full article: COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky ...→

UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 million | Sky News Australia

The number of people on unemployment benefits in the UK has soared to 2.1 million in April. New figures released overnight revealed there was a jump of 856,500 [...] Read full article: UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 milli...→

'5G crazies' influence 'lefty council decision' over internet towers | Sky News Australia

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'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

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Pauline Hanson 'can't stand' the 'irritating' Kevin Rudd | Sky News Australia

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States resist push to reopen borders | Sky News Australia

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Chinese propaganda accuses Australia of ‘falling for a Washington plot’ | Sky News Australia

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Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has savaged the Morrison government's "vilification" of China over trade and the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr Pallas's pro-China interv [...] Read full article: Vic Treasurer targets federal govt for '...→

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Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over 2017 New Year's Eve terror plot | Sky News Australia

The brother of Melbourne’s Bourke Street attacker has been sentenced to at least seven and a half years behind bars for planning his own New Year’s Eve terrori [...] Read full article: Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over...→

Drive-in concerts to become 'new normal' | Sky News Australia

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'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

China’s great civilisation is now ‘in the hands of thugs and gangsters’: Bolt | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Andrew Bolt has revealed US media outlet Bloomberg is reporting Chinese officials “have a list” of other Australian exports they may ban in the f [...] Read full article: China’s great civilisation is now ‘in th...→

Australia conducts more than one million coronavirus tests | Sky News Australia

Health Minister Greg Hunt says Australia has conducted about 1.1 million COVID-19 tests to date. “Our testing remains world leading, both in terms of numbers a [...] Read full article: Australia conducts more than one million...→

Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding permanently | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Michael Ware says Donald Trump’s most recent attack on the World Health Organisation “feeds in to the geopolitical picture about China” an [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding ...→

'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China will not be tolerated': Gleeson | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Peter Gleeson says “the very hairy chested China is carrying on like a pork chop” in the wake of Australia’s successful push for an inquiry into [...] Read full article: 'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China...→

‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ following ‘our belting by Beijing’ | Sky News Australia

The “powerful and unchallenged” Chinese communist regime “has now taken off the gloves and really belted Australia” says Sky News host Andrew Bolt. “We've been [...] Read full article: ‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ foll...→

Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories and going loco in isolation’: Kenny | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Kenny says former prime minister Kevin Rudd “seems to be going loco in isolation” and is now “floating bizarre media conspiracy theories” a [...] Read full article: Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories...→

Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley measures | Sky News Australia

Shadow Health Minister Chris Bowen says Labor will support any “sensible measures” put forward by the government to resolve barley tariff tension with China. C [...] Read full article: Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley ...→

Illegalise the shipping of Australian baby formula to China: Pauline Hanson | Sky News Australia

As a woman is caught shipping $300,000 worth of baby formula to China, One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says the government should “make it illegal” to ship th [...] Read full article: Illegalise the shipping of Australian ba...→

Voters want governments to ‘take more risk’ regarding COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

Many Australians believe the health risks posed by COVID-19 can be mitigated and are urging their state governments to wind back restrictions, according to The [...] Read full article: Voters want governments to ‘take more ri...→

Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgives journalist's killers | Sky News Australia

The eldest son of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi says his family has forgiven those responsible for his father's death. Salah Khashoggi tweeted a publi [...] Read full article: Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgiv...→

Week in Politics: State Premiers battle over borders | Sky News Australia

The Queensland border to New South Wales could remain closed for months, which has lead to a war of words between the two state premiers. Attorney General Chri [...] Read full article: Week in Politics: State Premiers battle ...→

Sydney told to brace for severe weather | Sky News Australia

A severe weather warning is in place for parts of Sydney as strong winds and hazardous surf conditions are forecast. Gusts of up to 90km/h are expected across [...] Read full article: Sydney told to brace for severe weather ...→

Trump's push to reopen churches is 'very political' | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Michael Ware says the reopening of churches has become a focal point in the United States as every state moves to ease lockdown restrictio [...] Read full article: Trump's push to reopen churches is 'very...→

Vic Treasurer targets federal govt for 'vilifying' China | Sky News Australia

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has savaged the Morrison government's "vilification" of China over trade and the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr Pallas's pro-China interv [...] Read full article: Vic Treasurer targets federal govt for '...→

Keeping the lights on 'equally important' as emissions reduction in energy roadmap | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says it is "good news" the government is starting to talk about the technologies which will be used to help Australia achieve emissio [...] Read full article: Keeping the lights on 'equally important...→

Townsville's crime problem comparable or worse than 'Tripoli and Tijuana' | Sky News Australia

LNP Senator Susan McDonald says has suggested a "broad fix" to Townsville's growing youth crime problem including reintroducing breach of bail as a penalty and [...] Read full article: Townsville's crime problem comparable or...→

Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over 2017 New Year's Eve terror plot | Sky News Australia

The brother of Melbourne’s Bourke Street attacker has been sentenced to at least seven and a half years behind bars for planning his own New Year’s Eve terrori [...] Read full article: Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over...→

Retail spending takes a deep dive across Australia | Sky News Australia

Retail spending has taken a deep dive across Australia, with fewer shoppers opening their wallets last month for food, clothing, footwear and accessories. Forc [...] Read full article: Retail spending takes a deep dive across...→

Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purchase amid fears it could be bought by China | Sky News Australia

Liberal Senator James McGrath is lobbying on behalf of Holden dealers to purchase the iconic Australian brand for one dollar "not because it's worthless, but b [...] Read full article: Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purc...→

'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

$1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay for the importation from China: Kelly | Sky News Australia

Liberal MP Craig Kelly says Australia should "extend" the argument of anti-subsidies China has used to place tariffs on barley to the billions of dollars-worth [...] Read full article: $1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay f...→

Allow in only 'the best migrants' who will 'create jobs rather than take jobs' | Sky News Australia

The Property Council is pushing for increased immigration amid fears the property industry could crumble which means Australia could "ask for the best quality [...] Read full article: Allow in only 'the best migrants' who wi...→

Australia conducts more than one million coronavirus tests | Sky News Australia

Health Minister Greg Hunt says Australia has conducted about 1.1 million COVID-19 tests to date. “Our testing remains world leading, both in terms of numbers a [...] Read full article: Australia conducts more than one million...→

COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky News Australia

The government's COVID-Safe app is experiencing technical issues. NSW Health reports the data from the app is unable to be used to trace contacts of an infecte [...] Read full article: COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky ...→

Qantas unveils future of domestic travel | Sky News Australia

Qantas has unveiled its future of domestic travel which includes contactless check-ins and social distancing measures at airports. Qantas said it would provide [...] Read full article: Qantas unveils future of domestic travel...→

'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China will not be tolerated': Gleeson | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Peter Gleeson says “the very hairy chested China is carrying on like a pork chop” in the wake of Australia’s successful push for an inquiry into [...] Read full article: 'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China...→

'5G crazies' influence 'lefty council decision' over internet towers | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says “5G crazies and conspiracy theorists” have triggered an abrupt decision by the Byron Shire Council to reject the approval of “th [...] Read full article: '5G crazies' influence 'lefty council de...→

NSW transport restrictions designed 'to keep people safe' | Sky News Australia

NSW Liberal frontbencher Andrew Constance says new restrictions placed on public transport across the state will help significantly mitigate the risk of signif [...] Read full article: NSW transport restrictions designed 'to ...→

Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories and going loco in isolation’: Kenny | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Kenny says former prime minister Kevin Rudd “seems to be going loco in isolation” and is now “floating bizarre media conspiracy theories” a [...] Read full article: Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories...→

Pauline Hanson 'can't stand' the 'irritating' Kevin Rudd | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says Kevin Rudd would "bore me to tears" and has implored the former prime minister not to become a 'shock jock' on the radio [...] Read full article: Pauline Hanson 'can't stand' the 'irrita...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

Illegalise the shipping of Australian baby formula to China: Pauline Hanson | Sky News Australia

As a woman is caught shipping $300,000 worth of baby formula to China, One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says the government should “make it illegal” to ship th [...] Read full article: Illegalise the shipping of Australian ba...→

Chinese propaganda accuses Australia of ‘falling for a Washington plot’ | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says Chinese propaganda accusing Australia of having “fallen for a Washington plot” by pushing for a global inquiry is “garbage”. Chi [...] Read full article: Chinese propaganda accuses Australia of ...→

There is such thing as ‘too much interconnectedness’ with China | Sky News Australia

Australia needs more regard for its national interest and less pretending “that we have a fantastic relationship with China” according to Executive Director of [...] Read full article: There is such thing as ‘too much interco...→

China's Hong Kong plans for new security laws sparks fury | Sky News Australia

Pro-democracy activists say they fear the end of Hong Kong after China announced plans for new security laws. The Hong Kong government insists the legislation [...] Read full article: China's Hong Kong plans for new security...→

‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed inside NSW pubs and restaurants | Sky News Australia

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has revealed up to 50 people will be allowed inside pubs, cafes, restaurants from June after she decided to roll back far more r [...] Read full article: ‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed...→

Vic students to return to school on Tuesday | Sky News Australia

Students in Victoria will sit VCE exams, a month earlier than previously planned. Students will sit their final exams in November to ensure they receive their [...] Read full article: Vic students to return to school on Tues...→

Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan | Sky News Australia

Dozens of people have been killed and many more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan ravaged parts of India and south Bangladesh. The super cyclone was downgraded [...] Read full article: Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cy...→

Jacinda Ardern floats the idea of a four day working week | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Nicholas Reece says New Zealand "has long been the social laboratory for progressive reform" as prime minister Jacinda Ardern has floated [...] Read full article: Jacinda Ardern floats the idea of a four...→

Health officials attempting to achieve 'COVID-19 nirvana' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says some state health bureaucrats want to leave a “famous legacy” and achieve perfection through the “nirvana of COVID-19 eradicatio [...] Read full article: Health officials attempting to achieve '...→

JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

Unemployment rate expected to rise further | Sky News Australia

Treasury Secretary Steven Kennedy has revealed he would “not be surprised” if the country's unemployment rate rose again following a more significant drop in t [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate expected to rise furth...→

Drive-in concerts to become 'new normal' | Sky News Australia

Drive-in concerts could be part of Australia's 'new normal' following the outbreak of the coronavirus. Drive-In Entertainment Australia has teamed up with loca [...] Read full article: Drive-in concerts to become 'new normal'...→

Labor politicians 'bounce to the beat of Beijing' | Sky News Australia

State politicians such as Daniel Andrews and Mark McGowan are “tiptoeing” around the issue of China and have taken the “appeasement and apology” route, accordi [...] Read full article: Labor politicians 'bounce to the beat of...→

Qld businesses 'have had the rug pulled out from under them' | Sky News Australia

Queensland Shadow Tourism Minister David Crisafulli says businesses in the state who have been "clinging by their fingernails" have had the "rug pulled out fro [...] Read full article: Qld businesses 'have had the rug pulled ...→

China’s great civilisation is now ‘in the hands of thugs and gangsters’: Bolt | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Andrew Bolt has revealed US media outlet Bloomberg is reporting Chinese officials “have a list” of other Australian exports they may ban in the f [...] Read full article: China’s great civilisation is now ‘in th...→

Beijing is 'driving a wedge through Australia' | Sky News Australia

Editor-at-large at The Australian Paul Kelly says China has been "successful in driving a wedge between governments in this country" as Victoria takes its own [...] Read full article: Beijing is 'driving a wedge through Aust...→

Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy | Sky News Australia

Opposition leader Anthony Albanese has remained tight-lipped on whether Labor will push for the continuation of free childcare beyond June 28. Under the scheme [...] Read full article: Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy...→

Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding permanently | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Michael Ware says Donald Trump’s most recent attack on the World Health Organisation “feeds in to the geopolitical picture about China” an [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding ...→

UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 million | Sky News Australia

The number of people on unemployment benefits in the UK has soared to 2.1 million in April. New figures released overnight revealed there was a jump of 856,500 [...] Read full article: UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 milli...→

Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, she's killing us': Tourism operator | Sky News Australia

Queensland tourism has been left suffering after Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk flagged a potential September date for reopening the borders, which is "going to [...] Read full article: Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, ...→

‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ following ‘our belting by Beijing’ | Sky News Australia

The “powerful and unchallenged” Chinese communist regime “has now taken off the gloves and really belted Australia” says Sky News host Andrew Bolt. “We've been [...] Read full article: ‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ foll...→

'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

Former Reserve Bank chief economist Andrew Stone has spoken with Sky News host Peta Credlin of the impacts migration can have on the federal budget and the Aus [...] Read full article: 'Claim of big budget boost' due to immig...→

Australia will not engage in 'cheap politiciking' | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham has urged against “cheap politicking” following commentary from the Chinese embassy that Australia’s vindication over an inquir [...] Read full article: Australia will not engage in 'cheap poli...→

Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley measures | Sky News Australia

Shadow Health Minister Chris Bowen says Labor will support any “sensible measures” put forward by the government to resolve barley tariff tension with China. C [...] Read full article: Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley ...→

States resist push to reopen borders | Sky News Australia

Australia's $80 billion tourism industry is facing collapse as strict state border restrictions remain in place. Operators warn tens of thousands of jobs could [...] Read full article: States resist push to reopen borders | ...→

‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, lefties just want ‘everything for free’ | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Rowan Dean says when a nation invests in education which focuses on science “rather than gender fluidity” it can do whatever it likes, amid fears [...] Read full article: ‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, ...→

Voters want governments to ‘take more risk’ regarding COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

Many Australians believe the health risks posed by COVID-19 can be mitigated and are urging their state governments to wind back restrictions, according to The [...] Read full article: Voters want governments to ‘take more ri...→

Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgives journalist's killers | Sky News Australia

The eldest son of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi says his family has forgiven those responsible for his father's death. Salah Khashoggi tweeted a publi [...] Read full article: Jamal Khashoggi's son says family forgiv...→

China's Hong Kong plans for new security laws sparks fury | Sky News Australia

Pro-democracy activists say they fear the end of Hong Kong after China announced plans for new security laws. The Hong Kong government insists the legislation [...] Read full article: China's Hong Kong plans for new security...→

Week in Politics: State Premiers battle over borders | Sky News Australia

The Queensland border to New South Wales could remain closed for months, which has lead to a war of words between the two state premiers. Attorney General Chri [...] Read full article: Week in Politics: State Premiers battle ...→

‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed inside NSW pubs and restaurants | Sky News Australia

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has revealed up to 50 people will be allowed inside pubs, cafes, restaurants from June after she decided to roll back far more r [...] Read full article: ‘ITS OUR HAPPY HOUR’: 50 punters allowed...→

Sydney told to brace for severe weather | Sky News Australia

A severe weather warning is in place for parts of Sydney as strong winds and hazardous surf conditions are forecast. Gusts of up to 90km/h are expected across [...] Read full article: Sydney told to brace for severe weather ...→

Vic students to return to school on Tuesday | Sky News Australia

Students in Victoria will sit VCE exams, a month earlier than previously planned. Students will sit their final exams in November to ensure they receive their [...] Read full article: Vic students to return to school on Tues...→

Trump's push to reopen churches is 'very political' | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Michael Ware says the reopening of churches has become a focal point in the United States as every state moves to ease lockdown restrictio [...] Read full article: Trump's push to reopen churches is 'very...→

Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan | Sky News Australia

Dozens of people have been killed and many more feared dead after Cyclone Amphan ravaged parts of India and south Bangladesh. The super cyclone was downgraded [...] Read full article: Dozens killed, more feared dead after Cy...→

Vic Treasurer targets federal govt for 'vilifying' China | Sky News Australia

Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has savaged the Morrison government's "vilification" of China over trade and the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr Pallas's pro-China interv [...] Read full article: Vic Treasurer targets federal govt for '...→

Jacinda Ardern floats the idea of a four day working week | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Nicholas Reece says New Zealand "has long been the social laboratory for progressive reform" as prime minister Jacinda Ardern has floated [...] Read full article: Jacinda Ardern floats the idea of a four...→

Keeping the lights on 'equally important' as emissions reduction in energy roadmap | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says it is "good news" the government is starting to talk about the technologies which will be used to help Australia achieve emissio [...] Read full article: Keeping the lights on 'equally important...→

Health officials attempting to achieve 'COVID-19 nirvana' | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Smith says some state health bureaucrats want to leave a “famous legacy” and achieve perfection through the “nirvana of COVID-19 eradicatio [...] Read full article: Health officials attempting to achieve '...→

Townsville's crime problem comparable or worse than 'Tripoli and Tijuana' | Sky News Australia

LNP Senator Susan McDonald says has suggested a "broad fix" to Townsville's growing youth crime problem including reintroducing breach of bail as a penalty and [...] Read full article: Townsville's crime problem comparable or...→

JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the government' | Sky News Australia

Labor frontbencher Kristina Keneally says the "economic crisis" being faced in Australia means the government's policy response can't be one which "simply yank [...] Read full article: JobKeeper can't be 'yanked away by the g...→

Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over 2017 New Year's Eve terror plot | Sky News Australia

The brother of Melbourne’s Bourke Street attacker has been sentenced to at least seven and a half years behind bars for planning his own New Year’s Eve terrori [...] Read full article: Bourke St attacker's brother jailed over...→

Unemployment rate expected to rise further | Sky News Australia

Treasury Secretary Steven Kennedy has revealed he would “not be surprised” if the country's unemployment rate rose again following a more significant drop in t [...] Read full article: Unemployment rate expected to rise furth...→

Retail spending takes a deep dive across Australia | Sky News Australia

Retail spending has taken a deep dive across Australia, with fewer shoppers opening their wallets last month for food, clothing, footwear and accessories. Forc [...] Read full article: Retail spending takes a deep dive across...→

Drive-in concerts to become 'new normal' | Sky News Australia

Drive-in concerts could be part of Australia's 'new normal' following the outbreak of the coronavirus. Drive-In Entertainment Australia has teamed up with loca [...] Read full article: Drive-in concerts to become 'new normal'...→

Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purchase amid fears it could be bought by China | Sky News Australia

Liberal Senator James McGrath is lobbying on behalf of Holden dealers to purchase the iconic Australian brand for one dollar "not because it's worthless, but b [...] Read full article: Liberal Senator calls for $1 Holden purc...→

Labor politicians 'bounce to the beat of Beijing' | Sky News Australia

State politicians such as Daniel Andrews and Mark McGowan are “tiptoeing” around the issue of China and have taken the “appeasement and apology” route, accordi [...] Read full article: Labor politicians 'bounce to the beat of...→

'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson to start legal proceeding against Qld government | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has called for affected Queensland businesses to join her to "start proceedings against the state government" labelling the Pr [...] Read full article: 'I want to take her on': Pauline Hanson ...→

Qld businesses 'have had the rug pulled out from under them' | Sky News Australia

Queensland Shadow Tourism Minister David Crisafulli says businesses in the state who have been "clinging by their fingernails" have had the "rug pulled out fro [...] Read full article: Qld businesses 'have had the rug pulled ...→

$1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay for the importation from China: Kelly | Sky News Australia

Liberal MP Craig Kelly says Australia should "extend" the argument of anti-subsidies China has used to place tariffs on barley to the billions of dollars-worth [...] Read full article: $1.7B solar panel subsidies solely pay f...→

China’s great civilisation is now ‘in the hands of thugs and gangsters’: Bolt | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Andrew Bolt has revealed US media outlet Bloomberg is reporting Chinese officials “have a list” of other Australian exports they may ban in the f [...] Read full article: China’s great civilisation is now ‘in th...→

Allow in only 'the best migrants' who will 'create jobs rather than take jobs' | Sky News Australia

The Property Council is pushing for increased immigration amid fears the property industry could crumble which means Australia could "ask for the best quality [...] Read full article: Allow in only 'the best migrants' who wi...→

Beijing is 'driving a wedge through Australia' | Sky News Australia

Editor-at-large at The Australian Paul Kelly says China has been "successful in driving a wedge between governments in this country" as Victoria takes its own [...] Read full article: Beijing is 'driving a wedge through Aust...→

Australia conducts more than one million coronavirus tests | Sky News Australia

Health Minister Greg Hunt says Australia has conducted about 1.1 million COVID-19 tests to date. “Our testing remains world leading, both in terms of numbers a [...] Read full article: Australia conducts more than one million...→

Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy | Sky News Australia

Opposition leader Anthony Albanese has remained tight-lipped on whether Labor will push for the continuation of free childcare beyond June 28. Under the scheme [...] Read full article: Albanese coy on Labor's childcare policy...→

COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky News Australia

The government's COVID-Safe app is experiencing technical issues. NSW Health reports the data from the app is unable to be used to trace contacts of an infecte [...] Read full article: COVIDSafe app marred by glitches | Sky ...→

Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding permanently | Sky News Australia

Sky News contributor Michael Ware says Donald Trump’s most recent attack on the World Health Organisation “feeds in to the geopolitical picture about China” an [...] Read full article: Trump threatens to withdraw WHO funding ...→

Qantas unveils future of domestic travel | Sky News Australia

Qantas has unveiled its future of domestic travel which includes contactless check-ins and social distancing measures at airports. Qantas said it would provide [...] Read full article: Qantas unveils future of domestic travel...→

UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 million | Sky News Australia

The number of people on unemployment benefits in the UK has soared to 2.1 million in April. New figures released overnight revealed there was a jump of 856,500 [...] Read full article: UK unemployment claims soar to 2.1 milli...→

'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China will not be tolerated': Gleeson | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Peter Gleeson says “the very hairy chested China is carrying on like a pork chop” in the wake of Australia’s successful push for an inquiry into [...] Read full article: 'Bombastic, bullying behavior from China...→

Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, she's killing us': Tourism operator | Sky News Australia

Queensland tourism has been left suffering after Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk flagged a potential September date for reopening the borders, which is "going to [...] Read full article: Qld Premier doesn't know 'a damn thing, ...→

'5G crazies' influence 'lefty council decision' over internet towers | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says “5G crazies and conspiracy theorists” have triggered an abrupt decision by the Byron Shire Council to reject the approval of “th [...] Read full article: '5G crazies' influence 'lefty council de...→

‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ following ‘our belting by Beijing’ | Sky News Australia

The “powerful and unchallenged” Chinese communist regime “has now taken off the gloves and really belted Australia” says Sky News host Andrew Bolt. “We've been [...] Read full article: ‘We’ve lost and the regime has won’ foll...→

NSW transport restrictions designed 'to keep people safe' | Sky News Australia

NSW Liberal frontbencher Andrew Constance says new restrictions placed on public transport across the state will help significantly mitigate the risk of signif [...] Read full article: NSW transport restrictions designed 'to ...→

'Claim of big budget boost' due to immigration boom 'is entirely wrong' | Sky News Australia

Former Reserve Bank chief economist Andrew Stone has spoken with Sky News host Peta Credlin of the impacts migration can have on the federal budget and the Aus [...] Read full article: 'Claim of big budget boost' due to immig...→

Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories and going loco in isolation’: Kenny | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Chris Kenny says former prime minister Kevin Rudd “seems to be going loco in isolation” and is now “floating bizarre media conspiracy theories” a [...] Read full article: Kevin Rudd ‘floating conspiracy theories...→

Australia will not engage in 'cheap politiciking' | Sky News Australia

Trade Minister Simon Birmingham has urged against “cheap politicking” following commentary from the Chinese embassy that Australia’s vindication over an inquir [...] Read full article: Australia will not engage in 'cheap poli...→

Pauline Hanson 'can't stand' the 'irritating' Kevin Rudd | Sky News Australia

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says Kevin Rudd would "bore me to tears" and has implored the former prime minister not to become a 'shock jock' on the radio [...] Read full article: Pauline Hanson 'can't stand' the 'irrita...→

Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley measures | Sky News Australia

Shadow Health Minister Chris Bowen says Labor will support any “sensible measures” put forward by the government to resolve barley tariff tension with China. C [...] Read full article: Labor to back govt on 'sensible' barley ...→

Government called on to extend childcare support scheme | Sky News Australia

Shadow Early Childhood Education Minister Amanda Rishworth is calling on the government to “rethink” pulling back on its childcare support scheme. The governme [...] Read full article: Government called on to extend childcare...→

States resist push to reopen borders | Sky News Australia

Australia's $80 billion tourism industry is facing collapse as strict state border restrictions remain in place. Operators warn tens of thousands of jobs could [...] Read full article: States resist push to reopen borders | ...→

Illegalise the shipping of Australian baby formula to China: Pauline Hanson | Sky News Australia

As a woman is caught shipping $300,000 worth of baby formula to China, One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says the government should “make it illegal” to ship th [...] Read full article: Illegalise the shipping of Australian ba...→

‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, lefties just want ‘everything for free’ | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Rowan Dean says when a nation invests in education which focuses on science “rather than gender fluidity” it can do whatever it likes, amid fears [...] Read full article: ‘Forget vaccine nationalism’ in the UK, ...→

Chinese propaganda accuses Australia of ‘falling for a Washington plot’ | Sky News Australia

Sky News host Paul Murray says Chinese propaganda accusing Australia of having “fallen for a Washington plot” by pushing for a global inquiry is “garbage”. Chi [...] Read full article: Chinese propaganda accuses Australia of ...→

Voters want governments to ‘take more risk’ regarding COVID-19 | Sky News Australia

Many Australians believe the health risks posed by COVID-19 can be mitigated and are urging their state governments to wind back restrictions, according to The [...] Read full article: Voters want governments to ‘take more ri...→

There is such thing as ‘too much interconnectedness’ with China | Sky News Australia

Australia needs more regard for its national interest and less pretending “that we have a fantastic relationship with China” according to Executive Director of [...] Read full article: There is such thing as ‘too much interco...→