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Sun 5 Apr 2020

Baby twins born in lockdown given awkward coronavirus names

Baby twins born in lockdown given awkward coronavirus names

Finding the perfect name for babies is tough. One couple felt inspired enough by the coronavirus pandemic to name their kids accordingly.

WATCH: Chris Hemsworth’s ultimate iso-workout

WATCH: Chris Hemsworth’s ultimate iso-workout

Grab your laundry basket and sweat with Chris Hemsworth in the “world’s greatest” at-home workout that’s perfect during isolation.

Crocodile found dead in shocking roadside discovery

premium_icon Crocodile found dead in shocking roadside discovery

GRAPHIC PHOTO: A driver received a scaly surprise when he found the remains of a crocodile in the middle of a road.

BREAKING: Man charged with murder over shooting death

premium_icon BREAKING: Man charged with murder over shooting death

UPDATE: A 30-year-old man has been charged with murder after an altercation at a Glen Road home.

As brothels close, sex workers go online to beat coronavirus

premium_icon As brothels close, sex workers go online to beat coronavirus

ONE of the city's famous madams expects up to 40 per cent of sex work businesses to be wiped out by coronavirus restrictions.

How ‘Operation Princess’ failed

How ‘Operation Princess’ failed

The fantasy of marrying a Prince has started to look more like a nightmare, and not just for Meghan Markle.

Another Ruby Princess passenger dies, national toll now 35

Another Ruby Princess passenger dies, national toll now 35

At least 11 of the nation's 35 coronavirus deaths were people who travelled on the vessel.

Dozens of hoons slapped with COVID-19 fines

Dozens of hoons slapped with COVID-19 fines

Dozens of hoons have been slapped with a $1334 fine after having no explanation for breaching home confinement rules to attend a car rally last night.

How self-isolation is affecting sex toy sales

premium_icon How self-isolation is affecting sex toy sales

Everyone is stuck at home, bored and perhaps in the mood for something different. This is what some adult shops have noticed during the COVID-19 lockdown.

State plans to backdate eviction ban

premium_icon State plans to backdate eviction ban

Landlords could be forced to use debt collectors to chase unpaid rent after the State Government said it would backdate new laws to save tenants from eviction.

Drivers flee as dozens slapped with $1300 fines after rally

premium_icon Drivers flee as dozens slapped with $1300 fines after rally

Police have slammed the “blatant disregard” of life after they issued COVID-19 fines at a large car rally on Saturday night.

‘Six million jobs’ at stake over JobKeeper scheme

‘Six million jobs’ at stake over JobKeeper scheme

Attorney-General Christian Porter says the JobKeeper wage subsidy will be passed on Wednesday “no matter how late we have to sit”.

Common drug could be the cure for COVID-19 spread

Common drug could be the cure for COVID-19 spread

A study has shown that a common household item used to treat headlice could be able to kill the virus in its tracks.

US deaths exceeds 1300 in a single day

US deaths exceeds 1300 in a single day

The US has set a chilling new record for the highest number of coronavirus deaths for any country in a single day.

‘Everybody out’: Manly beach closed

‘Everybody out’: Manly beach closed

Manly has been closed after hundreds of people hit the beach this morning despite strict social distancing measures being in place.

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