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Restrictions ease but NSW deaths continue

The NSW premier has warned the number of COVID-19 cases in the state will inevitably rise as restrictions on house visits are eased, even as a nursing home in western Sydney recorded another four deaths.

Trump faults China for coronavirus spread

US President Donald Trump says China could have stopped the coronavirus before it swept the globe and said his administration was conducting "serious investigations" into what happened.

WHO chief says pandemic 'far from over'

The coronavirus pandemic is "far from over" and is still disrupting normal health services, especially life-saving immunisation for children in the poorest countries, the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) says.

NRL biosecurity measures near approval

The NRL will meet with clubs and the RLPA again on Tuesday afternoon to work through the finalisation of strict biosecurity guidelines to allow players to resume training next week.