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APPEA welcomes today’s launch of the Resources Technology & Critical Minerals Processing National Manufacturing roadmap, which is a key priority under the Federal Government’s $1.5 billion Modern Manufacturing Strategy. APPEA’s Chief Executive, Andrew McConville, a member of the industry-led taskforce that guided the development of the Resources Technology & Critical Minerals Processing roadmap, commended the …

The US is at risk of losing all its recent gains in the battle against coronavirus as highly contagious variants take advantage of Americans getting lax with safety measures. “Please hear me clearly: At this level of cases with variants spreading, we stand to completely lose the hard-earned ground we have gained,” said Rochelle Walensky, …

MOST TEENAGERS starting at a new school want to fit in. But not Jeni Hia. On her first day at a public high school in Padang, the capital of West Sumatra province, the 16-year-old was the only girl whose hair was uncovered. Indonesia has the world’s largest population of Muslims: 235m, some 87% of its …

Mr Andrews said the Victorian Government was working hard to have an Anzac Day that is “as close to normal as possible”.  It comes as Victoria’s Anzac Day celebrations, including Melbourne’s iconic march, have been cancelled due to the latest COVID-19 outbreak.  “We are working very closely with veteran groups,” he said. “It’s too early …

In the U.S. state of Nevada, a cryptocurrency businessman hopes to turn dreams of a futuristic “smart city” into reality. To do that, he is asking the state to let companies like his form local governments on land that they own. This would give them power over everything from schools to law enforcement. Jeffrey Berns …

ROME — Mario Draghi, a giant of Europe largely credited with saving the euro, formally presented a broad unity government to Italy’s president on Friday, all but assuring that he will become prime minister at a precarious moment when the prospect of a more closely bound European Union hinges on Italy’s success. Mr. Draghi, who …

By Olivana Lathouris20:39 There have been no recorded cases of community transmission in nine days in NSW, with the Premier predicting a “good number” again today. “I’m confident that we will be able to ease restrictions in the near future,” she said. While Ms Berejiklian remained confident the state would be able to provide more …

Law enforcement routinely uses the Driver License Division’s database to identify criminals and prevent fraud, but Utahns have no guarantees about how their images are used. (Leah Hogsten | Tribune file photo) This Oct. 1, 2019, file photo shows the gold star required by the federal government on state driver licenses. In this year’s session …

MyHealth wants the contract to be rescinded and for the Office of Management and Enterprise Services to award it to MyHealth either directly or by reopening the bid process. OMES has until Jan. 26 to render a decision. The preeminent concern in MyHealth’s protest is a contention that the contract evaluators didn’t consider the nonprofit’s …