Top News of the Day :
• Chinese authorities have removed a controversial social media post from an official Communist Party account comparing the exhaust of a Chinese space shuttle to the flames of India's funeral pyres from Covid-19 deaths.
• Deputy Premier John Barilaro says people should not get complacent despite the community transmissions being low in the state of NSW.
• it’s reported a Covid-19 outbreak at Mount Everest Base Camp has seen dozens of climbers evacuated. It comes after the first known case of the virus was documented at the mountain's base camp on April 15.
• The Victorian state government has made moves to vaccinate every Victorian aged over 50, as part of anationwide inoculation effort.
• The fourth richest man in the world, Bill Gates, and his wife Melinda are divorcing after 27 years of marriage. The announcement comes less than two weeks after they made their last public appearance, virtually, at a COVID event for healthcare workers.