Obesity experts say that if we have controls on alcohol and tobacco, we should have them on sugary drinks too.

Google is looking to hire Australia's best and brightest hackers.

The federal energy minister may change the rules so that the CEFC can fund carbon capture.

The Federal Government has launched a widespread review of its major IT projects, after a string of very public failures.

A former RBA governor says superannuation reforms are misguided.

A major energy generator says there will not be any new coal power stations built in Australia.

Federal public servants are not keen on the Tax Office’s NSW central coast sabbatical deal.

The Federal Government's $3.5 billion pledge to Sydney's WestConnex project has been criticised.

Experts say taxing bad food could bring in billions and extend the average Australian lifespan.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has rebuilt the Indigenous Advisory Council (IAC).

The ACCC says 80 per cent of consumers are confused about broadband speed information.

The Department of Human Services (DHS) is refusing to give up details of its ‘robo-debt’ scheme.

The Australia Institute says over 60,000 mines have been abandoned across Australia, and there is no solid plan on what to do with them.

The Opposition wants the MDBP to deliver an extra 450 gigalitres of water for the environment.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has refined his line of attack on renewable energy.

A new survey shows an increasing number of people think Australia is a racist country.

1.5 million Australians will see a reduction in Family Tax Benefit (FTB) supplements after changes proposed this week.

The cost of private health insurance for Australian families is on the rise.

Tax time is looming for the ATO, as it scrambles to recover from a disastrous pre-Christmas online meltdown.

A new interpretation of native title law could have far-reaching implications.

There could be some interruption to government services next week, as one of the biggest federal departments takes strike action.

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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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