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For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. Restrictions on pandemic-fatigued Australians may start to be eased as early as mid-November under a national cabinet road map but it hinges...

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. The lockdowns of Sydney, Perth and Brisbane are likely to cost the economy $2.5 billion with businesses demanding the federal government dramatically...

Credit:Illustration: Andrew Dyson To submit a letter to The Age, email [email protected] Please include your home address and telephone number. Without lockdowns, the virus will spread rapidly COVID-19 I...

COVID-19 lockdowns slashed global air pollution by 15% by last June – with most US states cutting their emissions by 25% while some Asian cities reduced theirs by HALF COVID-19 lockdowns helped...

Empty roads amid the COVID-19 lockdowns may have prevented 32,000 air pollution-related deaths worldwide, scientists predict Massachussets Institute of Technology experts analysed global pollution levels Data...

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OUTBREAKS of the South African variant could be effectively tackled with local lockdown style restrictions, experts say. The highly transmissible variant, shown to weaken vaccine efficacy, currently makes...

LOCKDOWNS are creating an evil new slave labour trade across our towns and cities, The Sun on Sunday can reveal. Criminal gangmasters are offering migrants trying to enter the UK “cut-price Covid crossings”. ?...

Why lockdowns DON’T always stop thousands dying of Covid: Britain has had some of the toughest rules but ranks in the top five WORST death tolls… while Cuba’s draconian measures helped...

LOCKDOWNS and better hygiene have seen flu almost destroyed, say experts. The number of sufferers has plunged 95 per cent to levels not seen in 130 years. ? Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest...

Loneliness and lack of physical activity during lockdowns has led to a surge in depression and anxiety in over-50s – especially in women, study warns Researchers studied data from more than 3,000 people...

COVID-19 lockdowns had a smaller impact on air quality than first expected — with INCREASE in ozone levels counteracting the health benefits of NO2 reductions Previous studies reported dramatic decreases...

Turkey is seeing a massive surge in coronavirus cases and is tightening its lockdown. Turkey does not require tourists to quarantine or show negative test results, however. They can roam Istanbul, the...

Finn Ward's new life was meant to start when he landed in Melbourne for Christmas last year. Some backpacking would lead into three months of regional work to extend his visa into a second year, the...

The charts that prove Tier 3 IS working: Infections are dropping across Liverpool and other parts of the North West where millions are living under toughest curbs, data shows ahead of today’s crunch...

Coronavirus lockdowns widen the ‘disadvantage gap’ between rich and poor children — and may negatively affect their life chances even before they reach school age Experts from Oxford polled...