Category Archives: Australia and Pacific

Australia announces national COVID-19 coordination commission

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a new corporate task-force on Wednesday that will focus … Continue reading Australia announces national COVID-19 coordination commission »


Australian residents return home after bushfire damage

Residents of small towns around Australia’s capital, Canberra, have returned home to estimate the damage, … Continue reading Australian residents return home after bushfire damage »


Devastating bushfires affect lives of indigenous people across Australia

Some of Australia’s indigenous leaders believe many of the devastating bushfires which have caused untold … Continue reading Devastating bushfires affect lives of indigenous people across Australia »


New South Wales declares week-long state of emergency

In Australian state of New South Wales, a week-long state of emergency has been declared … Continue reading New South Wales declares week-long state of emergency »


Austria holds snap elections on Sunday

Austria holds snap elections on Sunday after a corruption scandal in May prompted the spectacular … Continue reading Austria holds snap elections on Sunday »