Science

Israel to hold world’s first drill to test readiness for new Covid variant

Israel will conduct the first ever national Covid drill in order to assess its readiness to deal with a deadly new variant of the virus. The drill,
Business

Australian borders are finally open. Here's who will be allowed in

Australia received its first foreign visitor Monday, after having closed its international borders for 600 days because of the pandemic. The country
Business

'Fortress New Zealand' prepares to open to some COVID vaccinated travelers with shortened quarantine for foreigners in a positive sign for future tourism

New Zealand has opened quarantine-free travel to Pacific Island countries that have been vaccinated. New Zealand's other vaccinated travellers will
International travel red list reduced to zero
Travel

International travel red list reduced to zero

The government confirmed that all seven remaining countries were removed from the red list of governments for international travel. This means that
Island Nations Unable to Attend UN Climate Talks May Vanish
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Island Nations Unable to Attend UN Climate Talks May Vanish

Many UN climate conferences are hosted by Pacific island nations. It is a stark reminder of the true stakes that leaders of nations that are likely
Travel

Barbados drops quarantine rule for vaxxed visitors

Barbados has removed the second PCR requirement and quarantine requirements for travelers who enter the country after being fully vaccinated against
Australian Open 2022: Unvaccinated stars able to play in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2022: Unvaccinated stars able to play in Melbourne

Last update on. From the section Tennis Novak Djokovic won 2021 Australian Open men’s singles title. He has stated that he doesn't want to disclose
Ashleigh Barty: World number one misses WTA Finals and ends 2021 season early
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Ashleigh Barty: World number one misses WTA Finals and ends 2021 season early

Last update on. From the section Tennis Since September's third round defeat to Shelby Rogers, Barty hasn't played. Ashleigh Barty, world number
Travel

Thailand to drop quarantine for tourists from these 10 countries from November

Thailand will eliminate quarantine requirements for fully-vaccinated travelers from 10 low risk countries starting November 1. According to the
Australian Open: Unvaccinated players 'unlikely' to be allowed to compete
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Australian Open: Unvaccinated players 'unlikely' to be allowed to compete

Last update on. From the section Tennis Novak Djokovic, world number one, has not yet made public his vaccination status The leader of the state