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Fri 10 Apr 2020

Election could be a full postal vote

Election could be a full postal vote

The Queensland premier is looking at making the October state election a full postal vote because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Pete Evans shock claims about $15k ‘glorified plasma lamp’

premium_icon Pete Evans shock claims about $15k ‘glorified plasma lamp’

A $15,000 light machine and a bit of food can help treat coronavirus, celebrity chef Pete Evans has claimed in a new video he posted on social media.

Spelling’s hubby defends meet-and-greet fee

Spelling’s hubby defends meet-and-greet fee

Dean McDermott angrily slammed those who criticised his wife Tori Spelling for charging money for a virtual meet-and-greet.

Easter deliveries trucked to remote regions

Easter deliveries trucked to remote regions

Staples such as milk, pasta, coffee and toilet paper are being trucked to outlying areas and remote Indigenous communities.

The supermarket item you still can’t find

The supermarket item you still can’t find

As extra stock floods stores and buying limits lift in supermarkets, there’s one pantry staple we’re still struggling to find. Here’s why.

Man stopped at border with $450k of marijuana

premium_icon Man stopped at border with $450k of marijuana

An alleged drug smuggler has been busted with almost 100kgs of marijuana worth $450,000 at a border checkpoint between Queensland and NSW.

Madonna’s bizarre ‘Quarantine Diaries’

Madonna’s bizarre ‘Quarantine Diaries’

Madonna has released yet another bizarre video from her London home as she continues to self-isolate.

Restaurant’s sign is downright cruel

Restaurant’s sign is downright cruel

An American restaurant has used a poor NFL star as the punchline to a stinging sledge stemming from some coronavirus advice.

Tattoo giant crippled by the coronavirus

premium_icon Tattoo giant crippled by the coronavirus

Massive tattoo brand has more than 20 studios globally, including in Italy, where more than 139,000 COVID-19 cases and 17,000 deaths have been recorded.

Phone tracking may ease virus lockdown

premium_icon Phone tracking may ease virus lockdown

Smartphone-tracking could help Australia ease lockdowns and fight a second wave of coronavirus, experts say, amid reports its development is underway.

Dutch woman aged 107 survives virus

Dutch woman aged 107 survives virus

Cornelia Ras, a 107-year-old Dutch woman has survived the coronavirus, probably becoming the oldest survivor of COVID-19 in the world.

UK mayor loses job over Boris comment

UK mayor loses job over Boris comment

A town mayor in England has lost her job at a legal firm after saying British Prime Minister Boris Johnson "completely deserves" having COVID-19.

Having a clean out?  Don’t do this

premium_icon Having a clean out? Don’t do this

If you were thinking of cleaning up the home and donating goods to charity this weekend, hold it right there.

Regulator warning over bidet installation

premium_icon Regulator warning over bidet installation

With toilet paper still in short supply, a bidet might seem like a smart choice. But they come with a warning.

Six flights cancelled in teen’s bid to go home

premium_icon Six flights cancelled in teen’s bid to go home

An 18-year-old cricketer is hoping to be reunited with her family in the Netherlands tomorrow after six rescheduled flights have kept her in Brisbane.

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