The Speaker of the House has rejected an attempt to sanction Tim Wilson for his handling of the franking credit inquiry.

The Australian dollar took a hit on Friday after China announced an indefinite ban on coal imports.

The APVMA expects its pay-out bill to reach $1.5 million, with 50 more staff to exit.

One in 10 people with a Medicare card have opted-out of the new My Health Record digital health system.

Progressive activist group GetUp has been declared independent of political parties.

Scientists say irrigators extracting excess water has contributed to the death of millions of fish in the Murray-Darling system.

The Department of Home Affairs says “urgent” circumstances led it to award a $400 million contract in a closed tender, but denies it was “desperate”.

The inland rail project is lining up to be an issue in both the NSW and federal elections, despite over $400 million already being spent.

Geoscientists say they need political support to dig deeper and access Australia’s next generation of mineral deposits.

Computer networks of the major political parties were affected by a recent hack.

A small bird is standing in the way of Adani's giant Queensland coal mine.

The Federal Government says it is cracking down on “sneaky” late power payment fees.

The Federal Government is spending millions to fight anti-vaccination campaigns.

Telstra says profits are down as the NBN takes away its wholesale fixed-line customers.

Some big names in Australian tech have called for urgent changes to controversial anti-encryption laws.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called for a new approach to reducing gaps for Indigenous Australians.

Christmas Island is not impressed by the Federal Government’s “knee-jerk” decision to reopen its immigration detention centre.

Senator Michaelia Cash’s former chief of staff leaked details about a union raid to the media.

Government documents suggest the nuclear waste site selection process has triggered mental health concerns, business boycotts and division.

The Federal Government did not run an open tender process for $423 million worth of contracts for security Manus Island.

A new Federal Government plan will see migrants fast-tracked to regional areas.

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