The Turnbull Government could unveil up to $50 billion worth of infrastructure spending in May's budget.

The CSIRO says an active transition to a zero-carbon electricity system will need financial incentives.

Comcare figures show mental health claims from federal public servants have hit $74 million in a single year.

The Federal Government’s attempts to push the public service into regional cities will not work, the Grattan Institute says.

The ATO may block websites that do not comply with the proposed GST Low Value Goods legislation.

Regional Victoria has slammed the NBN rollout.

The ACCC is investigating confidential gas contracts and the documents behind them.

Mining magnate Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest has launched a nationwide ad campaign to support the cashless welfare card.

A new study shows investing in adolescent health and education brings significant economic benefit.

Scientists and supporters of science will march in support of science this Saturday.

The education sector has been hit by the visa reforms announced this week.

While US President Donald Trump has put the TPP off for now, Australia and other Pacific nations are close to securing a smaller trade deal.

The Federal Government is looking at ways to link Australia's gas networks.

Federal public servants are on their second week of strikes.

A review of Australian consumer law has called for tougher penalties.

Widespread mockery is the latest hurdle in the Federal Government’s plan to move APVMA workers to Armidale.

The 457 category has been abolished and replaced with two new and more stringent visas.

The Federal Government is spending $2 billion on a Short Range Ground Based Air Defence for soldiers overseas.

Australia’s metadata retention laws have come into effect, but officials claim they will not be as easily accessible as some suggest.

Australia’s unemployment rate has remained steady at 5.9 per cent, with the creation of 74,500 full time jobs.

The Small Business Ombudsman says too many big companies are leaving smaller firms in the lurch.

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Rates of autism diagnosis have increased 20 fold over the last 30 years, and no, it’s not because of vaccines.

NASA has sent a robot into space that will hitchhike through the Solar System on the back of an asteroid.

I went to a science talk looking for controversy but all I found was science.

‘Ninety-seven per cent of climate experts agree humans are causing global warming’ – a statement about agreement that not everyone agrees on.

There is excitement in the world of astronomy, with suggestions our solar system could contain a never-before-seen planet.

Researchers say they have evidence that an object about ten times the mass of Earth has been hiding in the outer solar system.

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