Surgeries at major Brisbane hospital cancelled after sterilisation equipment ‘malfunction’

Staff at the Princess Alexandra Hospital on Brisbane’s southside told the ABC they noticed rust on some equipment earlier this week.

         August 22, 2019 at 07:27PM https://ift.tt/2KOYFut
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Beating a retreat: Scientists make a case for a climate evacuation plan

Low-lying islands, coastal towns and cities will need to be abandoned in the future as climate change gets worse. Researchers say it’s time to start preparing for equitable and managed relocation, rather than leaving it to a last minute, chaotic retreat.

         August 22, 2019 at 07:07PM https://ift.tt/2HkiIPq

Boris gets comfortable even as Macron warns no-deal Brexit looks likely

French President Emmanuel Macron tells UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson there is not enough time to wholly rewrite Britain’s Brexit divorce deal before the October 31 deadline.

         August 22, 2019 at 06:23PM https://ift.tt/31XBaW0

Don’t panic — the lights will probably stay on this summer

Breathless media coverage warned that millions of Australians are facing blackouts this summer. But the details of the report that triggered the panic are far less scary than the headlines.

         August 22, 2019 at 05:35PM https://ift.tt/2ZprbuI

Don’t panic — the lights will probably stay on this summer

Breathless media coverage warned that millions of Australians are facing blackouts this summer. But the details of the report that triggered the panic are far less scary than the headlines.

         August 22, 2019 at 05:35PM https://ift.tt/2ZprbuI

Don’t panic — the lights will probably stay on this summer

Breathless media coverage warned that millions of Australians are facing blackouts this summer. But the details of the report that triggered the panic are far less scary than the headlines.

         August 22, 2019 at 05:35PM https://ift.tt/2ZprbuI

Morrison warns Vietnam against Chinese aggression in South China Sea

Prime Minister Scott Morrison, speaking during a trip to Vietnam, has urged China’s neighbours to resist coercion, warning the entire region would suffer if their sovereignty were undermined.

         August 22, 2019 at 04:52PM https://ift.tt/2ZoHpV4