National News

Mon 6 Apr 2020

Death toll climbs to 40 with five victims in one day

Death toll climbs to 40 with five victims in one day

Australia’s coronavirus death toll has risen to 40 after five deaths were announced today in NSW, Victoria and Western Australia.

Body bags fill hallway in horrifying scenes

Body bags fill hallway in horrifying scenes

As New York City continues to grapple with its deadly coronavirus outbreak, photos show hospitals struggling to cope, forced to leave bodies in the hallway.

L-plater fined $1600 for driving with mum

L-plater fined $1600 for driving with mum

A learner driver has copped a $1600 fine for “non-essential travel” for going out on a driving lesson with her mum.

How many virus cases in your postcode

How many virus cases in your postcode

As health authorities work to stop the spread of coronavirus by community transmission, one state is showing people the places to avoid.

Year 12 could be extended as virus rocks education system

Year 12 could be extended as virus rocks education system

State and federal education ministers will meet to look at options for Year 12 students to finish school amid the coronavirus shutdown.

Surprising effect of lockdowns on Earth

Surprising effect of lockdowns on Earth

The coronavirus pandemic has left most of the world's major cities empty. It's also having one surprising effect on the planet as well.

NSW, VIC confirms four more deaths, national death toll 39

NSW, VIC confirms four more deaths, national death toll 39

NSW and Victoria have confirmed four more deaths this morning, taking the Aussie coronavirus death toll to 39.

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