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Call for minimum wage to be frozen

A major business group argues the minimum wage must remain frozen until mid-next year if people are to get back into work as the pandemic...

UK vaccine 'protective' in monkey study

A closely watched coronavirus vaccine being developed by scientists at Oxford University appears protective in a small study of six monkeys, promising findings that led...

Traffic jams 'may be worse than pre-virus'

Traffic congestion in Australian cities may become worse than before the COVID-19 pandemic partly because of anxiety over public transport hygiene, a transport researcher says.

Aussies grow heat, bleach resistant coral

Australian scientists have bred a heat-resistant coral which could help preserve the country's iconic reefs for generations to come by restoring areas devastated by mass...

NSW pubs and clubs to open for dining

Patrons will soon be able to return to their favourite pubs and clubs for food service although bars and gaming facilities will remain closed across...