Could Indian variant derail exit plan? The vital questions answered

Could the Indian variant derail our exit plan? Your vital questions answered as new Covid mutant spreads What’s going on? Cases of a coronavirus variant first detected in India are rising in the UK, potentially threatening the lockdown-easing roadmap. B.1.617.2 has been upgraded by Public Health England from a variant under investigation (VUI) to a […]

East Coast fuel supplies could take two WEEKS to return to normal

Cyber experts warn $5M ransom payment to DarkSide hackers will encourage MORE ransomware attacks on US: Biden says FBI cleared Putin of involvement but admits group IS in Russia Security experts and members of Congress are expressing dismay at reports that Colonial paid ransom New report says Colonial did meet $5M ransom demand made by […]

Research could take ‘decades to recover’ after budget overlooks universities

Universities are warning Australia is at risk of losing critical research capacity after they were overlooked in the federal government’s spending-led recovery budget, despite new expectations borders will remain closed until mid-2022. The sector’s hopes of an extension of last year’s $1 billion research funding lifeline to offset the declines in international student fee revenue […]