Prison riots

Riots break out in WA prison

Prisoners at Acacia Prison in Wooroloo, Western Australia  have rioted against new restrictions on social visits after several inmates and staff tested positive to COVID-19 last week. Inmates were rioting over newly introduced COVID-19 restrictions which saw limited movement around the facility as well as restricted contact with family and friends. In total five staff…

Putin and Zelenskyy

Ukraine to hold talks with Russia

Negotiations are to be held between Ukraine and Russia at the Ukraine-Belarus border in an effort to stop Putin from wrecking further devastation on the eastern European nation. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that a Ukrainian delegation will be sent to the Ukraine-Belarus border where they will meet with Russian officials to talk about…

Djokovic

Djokovic returns to tennis

Controversial tennis star Novak Djokovic has made his return to tennis after being deported from Australia late last month due to issues with his visa. Djokovic has made his return to competition at the Dubai Tennis Championships almost a month after the Australian Open visa saga. His return was marked triumphant with a win over…

Russian Troops

Russia has begun military action in Ukraine

After gaining parliamentary approval earlier this week Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared that that Russian troops have undertaken military action in eastern Ukraine. In a televised speech, Putin said that the Donbas’s People’s Republic asked for help from Russia against Ukrainian forces. “In this regard, according to the Article 51, part 7 of the…

AI technology proves to be more efficient than doctors when teaching students surgical techniques

Researchers in Canada have conducted a study in which they found that medical students taught by AI technology outperformed students who were taught by doctors. The trial was done at the Neurosurgical Simulation and Artificial Intelligence Learning Centre in Montreal where 70 students were given assistance and feedback from an AI system, a remote human…