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Latest on worldwide spread of coronavirus

DEATHS AND INFECTIONSEUROPE* Britain's opposition Labour leader Keir Starmer has called for a two-to-three-week "circuit breaker" lockdown, piling pressure on PM Boris Johnson who is struggling to sell his own COVID-19 plan.

Facebook bans anti-vac ads

Facebook says it will ban ads that discourage vaccinations with an exception carved out for government vaccine policies.

Apple unveils iPhone 12 with 5G

Apple has launched the iPhone 12 with faster 5G connectivity starting at $A1349, which the company hopes will spur a wave of upgrades and keep its sales booming through the end of the year.

Vic languishes with 'different' virus tail

Victorians are being urged to temper lockdown frustrations, with the state's chief health officer Brett Sutton arguing their coronavirus scenario is profoundly different to other states.