Tasmania borders open to low risk jurisdictions today

Today’s the day for many Australian families and friends to reconnect as Tasmania opens to “low-risk” jurisdictions. As the state’s borders officially reopened to all states and territories, except for Victoria and NSW, since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Premier Peter […]

Coronavirus hits 10 members of a dwindling Indian tribe

Coronavirus hits 10 members of a dwindling Indian tribe, as health workers battle to protect ‘vulnerable islanders’ Four members of the Great Andamanese tribe tested positive last week Another six tribespeople based in the city Port Blair also tested positive  It’s […]

Boeing unveils new UV wand for disinfecting planes

Boeing has unveiled a new UV wand for disinfecting planes – and it could prove to be effective against coronavirus. The plane maker debuted the hand-held device in April of this year, and is currently testing it on the ecoDemonstrator, […]

Paris tourists confused about when to wear a mask

Visitors to Paris have been left confused by its new rules on masks. As of Monday, the French capital has made face coverings compulsory outdoors in crowded tourist spots around the city, setting up more than 100 mask-wearing “zones”. The […]