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South African infections pass 500,000, more than 50 per cent of Africa’s total

Loading South Africa’s case fatality rate – the number of deaths as a proportion of confirmed cases – is at 1.6 per cent, significantly lower than the global average, said Ramaphosa. South Africa also has a younger population than countries in Europe that were hard hit in the pandemic, and …

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Hamilton wins record seventh British GP despite late puncture

Loading Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was third, another surprise for a team struggling for performance. Hamilton’s teammate and closest rival Valtteri Bottas failed to score after also suffering a late puncture and finishing 11th, despite a one-two finish for the pair having looked a nailed-on certainty until late in the race. …

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State’s workers’ compensation scheme faces $850m loss

SIRA chief executive Carmel Donnelly has described icare’s performance as “unacceptable” and said the agency’s financial position was a “grave concern” A joint investigation by The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and ABC’s Four Corners last week revealed icare underpaid as many as 52,000 injured workers by up to $80 …

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