The cruise ship is abandoning the Bali leg of the tour amid the COVID outbreak

Indonesian authorities have asked the Queen Elizabeth cruise liner to abandon the Bali leg of the tour after the spread of COVID. The ship left Sydney on November 15 for a 17-day tour along the Queensland coast before heading to an island in Indonesia. Will now be directed to Fremantle. A spokeswoman for the cruise … Read more

If Biden’s ‘mental acuity’ fails him, Americans are lucky because Kamala is ‘in it’

Sky News anchor Cory Bernardi says that if President Joe Biden’s “mental acuity” fails him, if it hasn’t already, Americans are lucky because “Kamala has the job.” Vice President Kamala Harris recently visited the Philippines and was filmed awkwardly greeting fishermen as she passed by. “He’s a very special leader … at least the gift … Read more

Taiwan elections: Allegations of Chinese interference, candidate beatings, vote-buying scandals

Taiwan’s local by-elections generated plenty of drama and intrigue on Saturday as more than 11,000 positions in 22 cities and counties will be decided. Physical beatings of candidates, vote-buying scandals and allegations of foreign plots are out of this election cycle. Sky News Asia Correspondent Brent O’Halloran reports that some have argued the results will … Read more

‘Low energy’ Donald Trump would still defeat ‘fossil’ Joe Biden

US President Joe Biden “comes across as a remnant” and Donald Trump will have the energy to defeat him in the 2024 race, according to Jason Miller, a former top adviser to President Trump. Former US President Donald Trump officially launched his 2024 presidential campaign on November 15. Mr Miller addressed criticism that Mr Trump’s … Read more

Summits were “important forums” to “advance” national interests: Alban

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese says recent summits have been “important forums to advance Australia’s national interests”. “Issues that are global cannot be solved by one nation, they require international cooperation, they require goodwill and they require countries to work together for our common interests,” Mr Albanese said at a press conference in Bangkok on Saturday. … Read more