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Wed 1 Apr 2020

Social distancing: Can you sit down at the park?

Social distancing: Can you sit down at the park?

With so many rules in places it’s no wonder Australians are confused. Now many are wondering are you allowed to stop and sit in the park?

Careers in the balance as NRL stars head back to work

premium_icon Careers in the balance as NRL stars head back to work

With some of rugby league’s biggest names forced to re-enter the workforce, a host of players are facing an uncertain future due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Man, 81, charged after alleged meat tenderiser attack

premium_icon Man, 81, charged after alleged meat tenderiser attack

Detectives have charged an 81-year-old Ermington man with attempted murder after he allegedly attacked his partner with a meat tenderiser.

17 family members infected with COVID-19 at funeral

17 family members infected with COVID-19 at funeral

A mother has died and another relative is seriously ill after members of the same family became infected with coronavirus after attending a funeral.

Viral ad star’s message to doubters

Viral ad star’s message to doubters

When an unfortunately viral ad was mocked, some thought the company’s share price would tank but they couldn’t predict a sudden surge in demand for its product.

Quarantined pregnant woman denied basic human rights

premium_icon Quarantined pregnant woman denied basic human rights

A Tasmanian couple being quarantined in a hotel have described the conditions shocking conditions they are being held in.

Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

premium_icon Airlines charging tourists $12,000 to leave Australia

Camilla Dalla Chiesa says she is stranded in Sydney and is desperate to return home to Italy, even though the COVID-19 death toll is 11,591 and rising.

DEX FILES: Unsightly signs not fit for the Queen

premium_icon DEX FILES: Unsightly signs not fit for the Queen

Group want to rob royals of chance to pick up a bit of land in Coffs Harbour

Five in custody after ‘altercation’ death

premium_icon Five in custody after ‘altercation’ death

UPDATED: A man has died after sustaining critical injuries in an early morning altercation involving weapons, Tasmania Police say.

Tips flood in for Tiger King cold case

Tips flood in for Tiger King cold case

A Florida sheriff is revisiting one of the lingering mysteries from Netflix’s Tiger King: What happened to Carole Baskins’ husband?

Quarantine violator’s tears in court

Quarantine violator’s tears in court

A recently returned traveller who failed to self-isolate three times has sobbed in court after he was kept behind bars.

‘Absurdly obvious’ teen drug dealer handed a suspended sentence

premium_icon ‘Absurdly obvious’ teen drug dealer handed a suspended...

THE court heard the teenager had been drinking a carton of beer and taking a ‘cocktail of substances’ each day since the age of 16.

Police swoop on backpacker hostel party

Police swoop on backpacker hostel party

Police were called to a noisy rooftop party at a Kings Cross backpacker hostel last night where revellers were clearly flouting social distancing rules.

‘We were pretty lucky to see that, weren’t we?’

premium_icon ‘We were pretty lucky to see that, weren’t we?’

When I visited my 95-year-old mother, who is in self-isolation, an extraordinary event unfolded around us, writes Frances Whiting.

Ricciardo’s golden isolation contests

Ricciardo’s golden isolation contests

Daniel Ricciardo and other high-profile Aussies have found a way to pass time in isolation with hilarious challenges.

Coronavirus: Is this the start of the end times?

premium_icon Coronavirus: Is this the start of the end times?

IS the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world the signs of the last days?

Stripped down and ready to go, but TJ a big ask

Stripped down and ready to go, but TJ a big ask

Chris Waller says Nature Strip has never been better, but he’ll have to be when he runs into the best assembled sprint field this year in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes.

Incredible story of how teen defied doctors

premium_icon Incredible story of how teen defied doctors

A Townsville teenager born with spina bifida was told he may never walk. Now, he’s working on a career as a junior natural bodybuilder.

Bush workout: A day in isolation with James Tamou

premium_icon Bush workout: A day in isolation with James Tamou

With all Australian sport now effectively in lockdown, The Daily Telegraph looks into how the NRL’s biggest names are training while in isolation.

Origin-style NRL GF series could clash with iconic date

premium_icon Origin-style NRL GF series could clash with iconic date

NRL State of Origin-style finals series would deliver Queensland its maiden grand final

Australia records 20th coronavirus death

Australia records 20th coronavirus death

A 95-year-old woman has died overnight in NSW, taking the national virus death toll to 20.

Kent: NRL has no choice but to revive Gladstone plan

premium_icon Kent: NRL has no choice but to revive Gladstone plan

Trump promised to kickstart the economy again, saying “the cure is worse than the disease” - just as the NRL is finding.

iPhones set for genius new feature

iPhones set for genius new feature

The rise of the iPhone has changed the way we go about our lives and now a rumoured new feature will have a huge impact on you and your car.

‘Healthy’ 13yo UK’s youngest virus victim

‘Healthy’ 13yo UK’s youngest virus victim

A “healthy” teenager has become the UK’s youngest virus victim, dying alone in hospital as Britain recorded its deadliest day on record.

Sports stars step up for March awards Sports stars step up for March awards

premium_icon Sports stars step up for March awards Sports stars step up for...

See who was named the Junior and Senior Sportsperson of the Month for March

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