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Sydney extends lockdown, imposes partial curfew

Sydney extended its two-month-old lockdown for another month and introduced a partial curfew Friday, as Australia’s largest city struggled to…

Sydney hits new COVID case record as outbreak spreads

Sydney posted a new record of COVID-19 infections Tuesday as the city struggles to control an outbreak that is sending…

Struggling Sydney warned to brace for higher COVID numbers

Australia’s hope of returning to “COVID zero” suffered a fresh blow Friday, as Sydney reported another record number of new…

Melbourne returns to lockdown as Australia scrambles to curb outbreak

Melbourne’s streets returned to the eerie quiet of lockdown for the fifth time Friday, as Australia battled to contain an…

Sydney virus lockdown extended by ‘at least’ two weeks

Sydney’s five million residents will be in virus lockdown for “at least” another two weeks, state premier Gladys Berejiklian announced…