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Victoria sends 1700 people virus text alerts

Victorian health authorities have sent out 1700 text messages to people who arrived in the state from Perth on Sunday. It comes after a security guard working in Western Australia’s hotel quarantine program tested positive for coronavirus, triggering a five-day lockdown across the Perth, Peel and South-West regions. In a statement the Department of Health… Read More »

Swedish PM self-isolates as nation sees rising virus cases

Sweden’s leader has gone into protective self-isolation even after a person close to him tested negative for COVID-19, as Sweden experiences a fall surge of coronavirus cases By JAN M. OLSEN Associated Press November 5, 2020, 12:55 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Sweden’s leader has… Read More »

Victoria records 90 new virus cases

Victoria has recorded 90 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, a slight spike in infections after 58 were reported yesterday. The health department also confirmed six more deaths in the past 24 hours. It comes just hours after a marathon debated ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning, where the Premier’s controversial state of emergency… Read More »