Israel-Gaza violence: Joe Biden calls for ceasefire

The worst violence in years between Israel and the Palestinian territory of the Gaza Strip has seen dozens killed. It follows a month of spiralling tensions before open conflict broke out. Here is what happened in the lead-up to the…

IPL: Australian cricketers caught by India ban fly home

Earlier this month the government said high rates of Covid infections seen in arrivals from India, which has seen one of the world’s worst outbreaks of the virus, was placing a significant burden on health services. To protect the community,…