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Flu vax in high demand amid outbreak

April 7, 2020

Medical centres across Victoria say they are running out of flu vaccines in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

NZ passes 1000 cases threshold, but Bauer collapse main talking point

NZ passes 1000 cases threshold, but Bauer collapse main talking point

April 6, 2020

PACIFIC PANDEMIC DIARY As New Zealand edges toward the third week of lockdown having passed 1000 case...

New dates fixed for Tokyo Olympics as pandemic rages

New dates fixed for Tokyo Olympics as pandemic rages

April 6, 2020

Never in the 124 year history of the Olympics has a Games been postponed.

Asian-Australian hospital staff on frontline of coronavirus abuse

Asian-Australian hospital staff on frontline of coronavirus abuse

April 6, 2020

Doctors, nurses and other health care workers of Asian backgrounds have been the primary targets for this kind of racial abuse in Australian hospitals.

In town camps of Alice, coronavirus raises stakes of digital divide

In town camps of Alice, coronavirus raises stakes of digital divide

April 2, 2020

Indigenous communities are at extreme risk from Covid-19, but many of them fall on the wrong side of the digital divide at a moment when connectedness has never been more crucial. Else Kennedy reports from Alice Springs.

Pacific governments ‘working better’ with creative media in pandemic

Pacific governments ‘working better’ with creative media in pandemic

April 1, 2020

Pacific governments across the region have put side their differences with media and are working alongside...

From Germany with love: A COVID-19 update from Cologne

From Germany with love: A COVID-19 update from Cologne

March 29, 2020

Mareike Bire was at the University of Sydney last year as a postgraduate media student on exchange fro...

Redrawing history: The revival of Amazigh tattooing

Redrawing history: The revival of Amazigh tattooing

March 16, 2020

In a studio in the back streets of a quiet residential area in Casablanca, an old tradition is being reborn.

Shaping the future with LEGO

Shaping the future with LEGO

March 16, 2020

Eleven-year-old Badr says he had anger issues before he joined Morocco's First LEGO League team. Jonathan McQuie chats to him and others about the machines they are building.

Old clothes, new tricks

Old clothes, new tricks

March 16, 2020

Walking into ‘We Thrifting’ in Morocco is like stepping into a treasure trove of nostalgia. Outside, the streets and footpaths of Casablanca are bustling, but inside Mohamed Atlas’s apartment-turned-vintage shop the sound of Moroccan rap music drowns out the humming of the city down below.

Stranded on the wrong side of the digital wall

Stranded on the wrong side of the digital wall

March 10, 2020

"I just want somebody to talk to."

A broken body and mind, but not a shattered spirit

A broken body and mind, but not a shattered spirit

February 25, 2020

Sri Krishnamurthi reflects in this special report on what life is really like trying to live and cope wit...

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