Outrage is being whipped up over the Safe Schools program again.

Australia’s official unemployment rate is down to 5.6 per cent.

Malcolm Turnbull's former chief of staff Drew Clarke is joining the NBN Co board.

Australian Bureau of Statistics insiders have raised "grave doubts" that the same-sex marriage postal vote can be done properly.

The Senate has voted to support an inquiry into federal IT failures...

Not doing climate science is costing the government millions.

Feathers have been firmly rustled by a decision not to refer to January 26 as Australia Day.

Environmentalists say Australian power stations produce levels of toxic air pollution that would be illegal in ...

Optus Business has secured an extension on its contract with the Agriculture Department...

The COAG Health Council has green-lit My Health Record, the federal government's e-health record system.

Australia's chief medical officer has launched a new campaign to combat anti-vaccination myths.

Power companies must relay costs to customers “in plain English”...

ASIC is investigating CBA’s alleged breaches of money laundering and terrorism financing laws.

A new report says Australia spends more on prisons and police than most other developed countries.

Footage of violence in Indigenous communities has been used in a push to expand the cashless welfare card.

Public servants cannot even react angrily to social media posts that criticise the government under new guidelines ...

More than 100 scientists and policymakers have met in Canberra ...

A new study looks at why some women support sexist social systems that actually disadvantage them.

The Federal Government is being slammed again over claims inequality is improving.

Leading figures in the Australian legal sector have backed online civil courts.

The Prime Minister has kicked the can of Indigenous recognition further down the road.

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