Friday, February 22, 2019

‘Hockey owes me’

Senate estimates has heard that Australia’s ambassador to the United States, …

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Government subsidising Saudi arms sales

The federal government has provided tens of millions of dollars to a local weapons manufacturer selling arms to Saudi Arabia while failing to ensure weapons exports are not used in the Yemeni civil war. The ABC

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Sick refugees shunted to Christmas Island

Sick refugees and asylum seekers in offshore detention will be taken to Christmas Island …

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Government endorses disability royal commission

The House of Representatives has passed a motion calling for the establishment of a royal commission …

Monday, February 18, 2019

Labor sets sights on Paladin contract

Federal Labor will pursue the government this week over a lucrative offshore detention security contract awarded to the Paladin Group. The Australian Financial Review

Friday, February 15, 2019

The government has endured another chaotic sitting week in parliament, extending Question Time to prevent a second embarrassing loss on a piece of major legislation. Government MPs used delaying tactics...

Thursday, February 14, 2019

A series of sexual harassment allegations involving One Nation leader Pauline Hanson and United Australia Party senator Brian Burston has led to a physical altercation in Parliament House. In...

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

The House of Representatives has passed a bill against the wishes of government for the first time in 90 years, handing...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi has been freed by Thai authorities after the Bahraini government...

Monday, February 11, 2019

Shadow immigration minister Shayne Neumann has indicated Labor would likely withdraw...

Friday, February 08, 2019

An inquest into the deaths of 13 young Aboriginal people in the Kimberley has found the suicides “were...