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‘In the name of God, go’: Brexiteer Tory heavyweight stuns Boris Johnson in Prime Minister’s Questions

‘In the name of God, go’: Brexiteer Tory heavyweight stuns Boris Johnson in Prime Minister’s Questions

Boris Johnson has been stunned in Prime Minister’s Questions when a senior Tory and former Brexit minister David Davis told him to resign for the good of the country and one of his “red-wall” MPs defected to the Labour party.

  • by Latika Bourke

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Blood thinner could be used to treat and stop transmission of COVID-19

Blood thinner could be used to treat and stop transmission of COVID-19

Initial results of an Australian study indicate the drug Heparin could be “a promising treatment” and also “a possible preventative against the virus” when inhaled.

  • by Dana Daniel
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The latest illustrations from artist Cathy Wilcox
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The latest illustrations from artist Cathy Wilcox

The latest work by Sydney Morning Herald editorial cartoonist Cathy Wilcox.

The latest illustrations from artist Matt Golding
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The latest illustrations from artist Matt Golding

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Best of cartoons, January 20, 2022
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Best of cartoons, January 20, 2022

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Best of cartoons, January 19, 2022

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The PM’s apology that was not an apology

The PM’s apology that was not an apology

Scott Morrison’s press conference showed classic blame-shifting, something voters have seen time and again in this pandemic.

  • by David Crowe
PM urges states to ease testing rules, sparking more backlash about RAT supplies

PM urges states to ease testing rules, sparking more backlash about RAT supplies

The unions say the government should boost rapid antigen test supplies rather than telling companies to use them less often. 

  • by David Crowe
‘A decision of my own making’: Christensen quits plum role after vaccine slap down

‘A decision of my own making’: Christensen quits plum role after vaccine slap down

Anti-vax MP George Christensen has resigned from a key parliamentary committee after the PM urged parents to ignore his views on vaccinating children.

  • by Cameron Atfield and Dana Daniel
Visa refund to lure back thousands of international students and backpackers

Visa refund to lure back thousands of international students and backpackers

International students and backpackers will have their visa fees refunded for the coming weeks in a bid to entice them back to the country to fill critical worker shortages.

  • by Lisa Visentin and Mike Foley