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SES responds to jobs after huge storm

Victoria’s State Emergency Services (SES) are continuing to respond to hundreds of calls for help including power outages, fallen trees, and building damage across Melbourne’s South-East after a storm and wild winds hit on Friday 29 October. Shaun Caulfield from Lilydale SES said the damage was still nowhere near as extensive as the June storms. Mr Caulfield said as the weather calms the SES will respond to as many jobs as they can before the expected next wave of bad weather comes through. “

Team USA to require vaccination for 2022 Winter Olympians

Staff and athletes will be required to be fully vaccinated before the Beijing Winter Olympics, according to a policy announced by the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee. The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) announced the policy on Wednesday. The USOPC won’t consider unvaccinated athletes for the Beijing games, who will need to provide proof of vaccination by December 1st. The Winter Olympics will begin on the 4th of February next year. The Associated Pres

Vice-President Harris meets with Indian Prime Minister Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has met with Vice-President Kamela Harris at a security summit in the United States The historic meeting is the first time an Indian Prime Minister has met with the highest ranking Indian-American politician, and the first time Prime Minister Modi and Vice President Harris have met. Vice-President Harris is the first South East Asian to hold the office in the United States, as well as the first woman. While Harris condemned Modi during the 2019 presidenti

National Futsal Championships to return in 2022

Football Australia has announced today the return of the National Futsal Championship (NFC) in 2022. Football Queensland (FQ) will host the 2022 championship, followed by Football Victoria (FV) for the 2023 edition. Football Australia CEO James Johnson said he looks forward to growing futsal’s footprint in Australia after outlining a vision for a national program. “As part of our clear strategic agenda, we outlined a vision to create a national program for futsal and beach soccer by working c
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