The Federal Government could ignore the Finkel review and work on its own plan to bring down electricity prices.

NBN Co says it is “working flat out” to resolve support tickets for new connections.

The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) has provided new details on the theft of 30GB of “commercially sensitive” defence designs.

The Federal Government has not banned beleaguered Russian anti-virus company Kaspersky Lab.

Australia will be elected uncontested to the powerful United Nations human rights council this week.

The Federal Government has announced a major private health shakeup, but some say it should go further.

The Business Council of Australia wants a serious overhaul of higher education.

The Federal Government has announced new English language requirements for foreign tertiary students.

The International Monetary Fund has cut its growth forecasts for the Australian economy.

The Federal Court has rejected a challenge to planned penalty rate cuts.

The Department of Defence says it should have warned the public about PFAS contamination earlier.

The Federal Government is moving to privatise Centrelink’s much-maligned call centre, triggering outrage from the CPSU.

The Productivity Commission has recommended some tweaks to the GST formula, but ...

Former prime minister Tony Abbott says that if the world is getting warmer, it’s a good thing.

Federal emissions cuts are being counter-balanced by the costs of Queensland land-clearing.

Australian health expenditure topped 10 per cent of GDP for the first time in 2015-16, new data shows.

The Australian Taxation Office has launched a four-year project to overcome its repeated IT failures.

The Prime Minister says he is “keenly aware” of NBN issues, but says he is “absolutely on top” of them.

There has been a mixed response to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority's (MDBA) new water efficiency package.

Claims of a disturbing new ‘mass surveillance’ regime have been raised after a COAG ...

The Defence Department wants to recruit Australia’s top new mathematicians.

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