Coronavirus curfew imposed on Australia's second-biggest city

Asia Pacific Aug 2, 2020

Coronavirus curfew imposed on Australia's second-biggest city

Australia on Sunday introduced sweeping new measures to control a growing coronavirus outbreak in its second-biggest city, including an overnight curfew and a ban on weddings for the first time during the pandemic. Despite a lockdown that began in early July, Melbourne has continued to ...

Five million begin lockdown in Melbourne

Asia Pacific / Science & Health Jul 9, 2020

Five million begin lockdown in Melbourne

Five million people in Australia's second-biggest city began a new lockdown Thursday, returning to tough restrictions just weeks after they ended as Melbourne grapples with a resurgence of coronavirus cases. Residents have been told to stay at home for six weeks after other measures to ...