Hundreds of backpackers feared to have coronavirus after ignoring warning not to attend huge Bondi Beach party

HUNDREDS are feared to have contracted coronavirus as 10 backpackers tested positive for the virus after attending a party on Bondi Beach. Florencia Barreiro revealed herself and nine pals have all contracted the infection which has placed the world on lockdown. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates The 24-year-old […]

Agony of 75,000 refugees trapped in ‘New Calais’ no-man’s land hell between Turkey and Greece

IN their tens of thousands the refugees flocked to the Turkish border with Greece – and the EU – after being given new hope for the first time in years by Turkey’s strongman ruler. The desperate families fleeing the horror of IS and neighbouring Syria’s brutal civil war believed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan when […]

Coronavirus: First patients in new flat-pack hospital as deaths hit 427 with 20,000 infected in ‘months’ long outbreak

PATIENTS have today started being admitted to the emergency 1,000-bed coronavirus hospital which was built in nine days flat. With more than 20,400 cases reported and 427 dead, China has begun moving patients suffering from the killer virus into the rapidly built facility in the outbreak’s epicentre. The first 50 patients were moved into Huoshenshan […]

Mary Higgins Clark dead – ‘Queen of suspense’ who wrote more than 40 bestsellers dies aged 92

AUTHOR Mary Higgins Clark, who penned over 40 bestsellers, died aged 92. The mystery writer who was nicknamed the ‘queen of suspense’ passed away peacefully last night surrounded by loved ones. She was known for books including On The Street Where You Live and Where Are The Children?. Mary died from natural causes in Naples, […]

Brothers sentenced to death for brutally murdering ex teacher in Belarus – Europe’s last country with the death penalty

TWO brothers aged 19 and 21 have been sentenced to death for brutally murdering their former teacher in Belarus, the last country in Europe where execution is permitted. The pair’s final hope of staying alive is to plead for clemency from strongman president Alexander Lukashenko – but he has already publicly branded them “scum”. Stanislaw […]

Two giant blazes raging on NSW-Victoria border merge into terrifying mega blaze spanning 1.5MILLION acres

AUSTRALIA’S bushfire crisis significantly worsened Thursday night as two huge terrifying blazes merged to create one giant megafire spanning 1.5 million acres – more than double the size of the UK. The situation worsens as a number of smaller fires started by lightening strikes are merging into larger infernos amid a 100F heatwave as Australia […]