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War hero Teddy Sheean awarded VC

On the 78th anniversary of his heroic World War II actions, Teddy Sheean has posthumously been awarded Australia's highest military honour for giving his life to save his mates.

No new cases linked to SA COVID-19 cluster

South Australia has thrown its border open to Victorians, as new business check-in systems come into force and health officials report no new virus cases linked to a worrying COVID-19 cluster.

Ardern sides with Australia in China spat

New Zealand has intervened in the escalating diplomatic row between Australia and China, raising concerns over a doctored image shared by a senior Chinese official on Twitter.

Qantas cuts 2000 more jobs, blames COVID

Qantas insists safety won't be compromised by its plan to outsource about 2000 positions, having rejected an in-house bid to save jobs at the COVID-battered airline.

Hung jury in Jack De Belin's rape trial

NRL star Jack de Belin and his friend Callan Sinclair remain accused of sexual assault after a jury was unable to reach any verdict and discharged.