Category: Politics

PM rallies WA Liberal Party as federal election campaign starts up

Malcolm Turnbull has rallied the WA Liberal Party in preparation of the next federal election,…

Abbott and Joyce continue to undermine Coalition on National Energy Guarantee

Former PM Tony Abbott had made a final attempt to undermine the Coalition on the…

Emma Husar investigation cites “reprehensible” complaint leaks

The investigation into Labor’s Emma Husar has found that she practised ‘unreasonable management’, but that…

Turnbull confident Liberals have won back Western Australia

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said that his plan to overhaul the carve-up of the…

5 Australians have citizenship revoked for Islamic State involvement

The Government has stripped five individuals of their citizenship due to their involvement with Islamic…

Australia could be the next energy superpower

A recent breakthrough in Queensland has led researchers to suggest that this could be one…

Iranian President dismisses US calls for diplomacy, citing potential sanctions

The President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani, has openly dismissed American pleas for negotiation, hours before…

Woolworths poker machine division caught spying on VIP customers

Staff working at poker machine venues owned and operated by a Woolworths subsidiary were told…

School authorities call for better allocations of funding

Education is central to our society, and how political parties construct policies and plans for…

Turnbull’s chief of staff appointed as new Public Service Commissioner

Following the resignation of John Lloyd after questions over conduct, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull…

Agriculture Minister says Commonwealth bank isn’t doing enough to combat drought

David Littleproud, the Federal Agriculture Minister, has targeted the Commonwealth Bank for not contributing enough…

Emma Husar continues to deny latest misconduct allegations

Emma Husar, a Labor backbencher, has denied the latest batch of misconduct allegations against her…

Government announces My Health Record changes to address privacy concerns

The Government in Canberra has moved to ease concerns regarding access to healthcare information in…

Federal aviation agency downplays responsibility for PFAS exposures

Airservices Australia has downplayed involvement in the contamination of airport sites with highly toxic firefighting…

NSW Government hands 500k “sorry note” to Greyhound racing industry

The NSW Government is facing criticism for financially supporting the domestic greyhound racing industry 2…

Trump may be ready to attack Iran, according to Australian officials

Senior members of the Turnbull Government have said that the USA may be prepared to…

Turnbull responds to My Health Record privacy concerns

The Government in Canberra is trying to reassure Australians that the My Health Record system…

Top university cutting new enrolments for fear of quality drop

One of the country’s leading universities has announced it will no longer increase the amount…

New police fraud squad to investigate NDIS abusers

With reports of people fraudulently claiming from the NDIS, a squad of 100 officers has…

Julie Bishop urges USA not to act too friendly with Russia

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has said that the United States should avoid giving praise to…

Trump alleges “illegal” surveillance following Carter Page warrant

United States President Donald Trump has alleged that the FBI used “illegal” spying to wiretap…

Bullying investigation launched for Labor MP Emma Husar

Emma Husar, a Federal Labor MP, has said that she is “horrified” to learn the…

PM recommends that Pope “sack” Archbishop Philip Wilson

During a press conference, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that the Catholic Pope should “sack”…

NBN Co continues purchasing copper for “multi-technology” mix

A recent report has revealed NBN Co has purchased enough copper to run halfway around…

Energy industry expert warns coal still necessary for next 20 years

Australia’s energy market operator has said that coal must still be used in the country’s…