Health

Tue 19 Jan 2021

PM open to mining camps as quarantine bases

Premium Content PM open to mining camps as quarantine bases

Scott Morrison is ready to take any proposals that could see Queensland mining camps become quarantine bases.

State reveals it’s had multiple mutant virus cases

State reveals it’s had multiple mutant virus cases

A state has revealed it has detected eight cases of two highly infectious mutant strains of COVID-19, including one that is still active.

‘No link’ between vaccine and 33 deaths

‘No link’ between vaccine and 33 deaths

Norway has found there is “no direct link” between the Pfizer COVID vaccine and the deaths of 33 seniors after they got the jab.

‘Cruel’: Aussies charged extra for fresh air

‘Cruel’: Aussies charged extra for fresh air

A woman who endured hotel quarantine says charging extra for rooms with balconies and access to fresh air is ‘outrageous’ and ‘cruel’.

Norway deaths won’t affect rollout

Norway deaths won’t affect rollout

A spate of deaths potentially linked to the Pfizer vaccine in Norway won’t stop the elderly receiving the jab, but Aussies could still receive multiple vaccines.

Qld morgue worker in thick of UK’s virus horror

Premium Content Qld morgue worker in thick of UK’s virus horror

The deadly second wave is causing UK morgues to run out of space, prompting a warning from a Queenslander stuck in the middle of it.

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