Ukraine is at present forward within the Eurovision track contest after receiving a lift with the favored vote.
Australia is at present on 125 factors.
Australian cricket legend Andrew Symonds has died in a automotive accident.
The 46-year-old performed 26 Tests for Australia in addition to 198 one-day internationals and 14 Twenty20 internationals.
In mid-2008 Symonds was stopped from taking part in over disciplinary points and introduced his retirement from the game in February 2012.
More to return…
Major flood warnings stay in place for some elements of southeast Queensland because the rain eases barely, AAP studies.
Between 200 and 300mm fell throughout the state over 48 hours, the Bureau of Meteorology stated on Saturday.
The state’s highest rainfall was 179mm at Bellthorpe, positioned between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast.
The Mary River, which runs by way of Gympie, is anticipated to peak at about 16m with main flooding doable at Tiaro late Sunday morning.
Rainfall dropped significantly on Friday night time with solely 10 to 20mm recorded over a six-hour interval.
“That easing trend is good news,” the bureau’s Matthew Collopy stated on Saturday.
But there are nonetheless main flood warnings in place for the Condamine, Logan and Bremer rivers, and the Warrill, Laidley and Lockyer creeks.
Most of these waterways have already peaked or will peak later with flood warnings easing over the following few days.
Acting Deputy Police Commissioner Shane Chelepy has warned residents to not get complacent.
“While we’re seeing the rain easing…we still have a number of creeks that are flowing,” Chelepy stated on Saturday.
“It is highly likely that you’ll still see road closures. Please don’t enter those roads.”
Eighty-seven buildings have been affected by flood waters in Warwick, with 49 individuals utilizing shelter companies because of the Condamine River breaking its banks.
All Queensland seashores have been closed over the weekend as a result of coastal erosion and heavy surf situations.
Queensland Emergency Services Minister Mark Ryan stated faculties ought to resume on Monday until minimize off or broken by floods.
Another reside weblog opens on one other Sunday morning as we head into the ultimate week of the 2022 federal election.
It is wanting like it’ll proceed to be moist and wild in Queensland immediately the place each Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese will start the day.
Morrison is on the town to formally launch the Coalition’s election marketing campaign – per week out from polling day – the place the social gathering is anticipated to announce a plan to permit Australian’s over 55 to plow $300,000 from the sale of the houses into superannuation. More on that later.
Labor, in the meantime, will likely be selling its $1bn superior manufacturing fund which it desires to make use of to rebuild the nation’s manufacturing base. The fund will likely be designed to construct capabilities in transport, defence, meals processing, medical science and renewables.
The Coalition has flagged it’ll ask the Australian Electoral Commission to investigated Labor’s candidate for Parramatta, Andrew Charlton over an alleged breach.
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