• Polish prime minister urges end to ‘barbarism’ amid abortion protests

    Polish prime minister urges end to ‘barbarism’ amid abortion protests0

    Poland’s prime minister has defended a highly controversial court ruling on abortion that has ignited angry protests across the country, calling for an end to “barbarism”. Poland has seen six consecutive days of demonstrations against the verdict, which would rule out abortions in all cases except rape and when the life of the mother is

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  • Border shake-ups but Victoria still locked out

    Border shake-ups but Victoria still locked out0

    Australia is suddenly more open than it has been in months, with Victoria poised to take significant steps towards COVID-normal. With only a handful of coronavirus cases nationwide on Tuesday, the push to reopen interstate borders is gaining renewed traction. All states and territories – except Victoria – will be welcome in Tasmania without quarantine

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  • Hospital says coronavirus numbers ‘far beyond first wave’

    Hospital says coronavirus numbers ‘far beyond first wave’0

    Doncaster Royal Infirmary said they are now caring for 201 coronavirus patients (Picture: PA) A hospital has said the number of coronavirus patients they are treating is ‘far beyond’ what it was during the first wave, after it saw its largest daily rises ever, as another hospital expressed its worries over its large number of

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