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Sydney Mardi Gras and coronavirus: Here’s how to celebrate safely

For the first time in 43 years, there will be no crowds on Oxford Street for Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian…

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John McAfee charged over cryptocurrency team’s ‘fraud’

Antivirus software entrepreneur John McAfee has been charged with fraud and money laundering amid claims he and his business contacts…

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‘Not a hostile act’: Italy defends blocking vaccine exports to Australia

Italy defended blocking a shipment of coronavirus vaccines to Australia, saying such action towards less affected countries was legitimate while…

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Final preparations complete for Sydney’s first Mardi Gras at the Sydney Cricket Ground

The coronavirus pandemic provided an unexpected boon to Nick Perrett and his friends’ plans for their Mardi Gras costumes. When…

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Tokyo Games chief vows to rekindle public support

Tokyo Olympics chief Seiko Hashimoto has promised to revive the Japanese people’s passion for the Summer Olympics and “turn their…

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Pope brings tidings of peace to ravaged Iraq

Pope Francis has landed in Baghdad for his most risky foreign trip since his election in 2012, saying he feels…

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Superannuation rise would help stem inequality says Rice Warner

Boosting the superannuation guarantee (SG) to 12 per cent by 2025, as currently legislated, would help stem rising inequality and…

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Shakeup coming for the big department store operators DJs, Myer

The revolutionary move in retail to online that was heightened by lockdowns last year, when shoppers were housebound, is leaving…

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With friends like these: Teen bullies target those closest to them

There’s been a tendency to regard child bullies as poor things: they angrily strike out because of psychological damage or…

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Vigils held across the country, three years after Biloela Tamil family were forcibly taken

Three years ago, a Tamil asylum seeker family from the small Queensland town of Biloela were forced from their home…

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