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NSW govt eyes opening gyms, beauty salons

The NSW government has flagged the "imminent" re-opening of gyms and beauty salons as the state over the next two weeks prepares for a landmark easing of COVID-19 restrictions.

Australian virus death toll climbs to 102

Federal Labor has intensified its attack on the Morrison government's troubled JobKeeper program, as Australia recorded another death from the coronavirus pandemic.

Breast cancer charity aims for zero deaths

An Australian breast cancer charity has awarded $10 million to research into treatment and early detection in a push to meet an ambitious target of zero breast cancer deaths by 2030.

Record internet speeds recorded in Aust

We invented WiFi and now Australian researchers claim they have helped develop a device that enables the fastest internet speeds ever recorded - capable of downloading a thousand HD movies in less than a second.