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Thu 6 Aug 2020

PREMIER: Second wave would cost state $4B

Premium Content PREMIER: Second wave would cost state $4B

Annastacia Palaszczuk has confirmed there have been no new cases of coronavirus in Queensland in the past 24 hours, but warns the state is still playing a waiting game...

NSW hits 'very dangerous' point in crisis

NSW hits 'very dangerous' point in crisis

NSW residents have been warned they are "at a very dangerous place in the pandemic", with more quarantine rules to kick in tonight.

How a $2 head lice treatment could treat COVID-19 patients

Premium Content How a $2 head lice treatment could treat COVID-19 patients

A triple therapy of head lice treatment, zinc and a cheap antibiotic should be rolled out immediately to prevent COVID-19.

Watch as cop choker Kiwi given the boot

Premium Content Watch as cop choker Kiwi given the boot

He choked a Brisbane policewoman after a wild, drunken pub brawl. Now this convicted Kiwi cop basher has been deported from Australia, along with dozens more.

Queensland border call ‘obviously had to happen’

Premium Content Queensland border call ‘obviously had to happen’

QUEENSLAND’S borders are set to shut to NSW and the ACT, with Toowoomba Mayor Paul Antonio saying the closure “obviously had to happen”.

Lawyer’s plea for Bill of Rights amid health pandemic

Premium Content Lawyer’s plea for Bill of Rights amid health pandemic

The global pandemic has shone a spotlight on a “tremendous civil rights breach” that Australia does not have a Bill of Rights, according to a prominent Coast lawyer.

Man drowns at Gold Coast beach

Premium Content Man drowns at Gold Coast beach

A man has died after being pulled from the water at a Gold Coast beach this morning.

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