“Science has largely flown under the radar” in the new federal Budget, according to some leading researchers.

An irreplaceable set of plant specimens has been destroyed by Australian biosecurity officers.

The new Federal Budget locks in Landcare funding to 2023.

The Federal Government could buy a larger stake in the Snowy Hydro scheme in its push for energy security.

Experts say Australia’s lack of a carbon pricing system will soon drive up domestic power bills.

The Commonwealth is making it cheaper and easier for major broadcasters to control Australian markets.

The Federal Government is banning gambling advertising before 8:30pm during live sporting events.

Leaked documents suggest the World Trade Organisation has upheld Australia's cigarette plain packaging laws.

New stats show the nation's trade surplus fell to $3.1 billion in March.

Outgoing Human Rights Commissioner Gillian Triggs has won a freedom of speech award.

Immigration has spent over $200,000 on guns since 2014, amid claims it is militarising ...

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has ordered an independent inquiry into the carve-up of GST revenue.

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian has called for a radical rethink of federal-state relations.

Leaked emails suggest CSIRO scientists have been gagged by the organisation’s executives.

University students will pay up to $3600 more for their degrees under a proposed tertiary education overhaul.

The Federal Government has unveiled plans for ‘Gonski 2.0’, a re-jig of recent school funding models.

NBN Co has pushed back its date to create a point-of-interconnect redundancy product.

Views on the viability of the Carmichael coal mine are beginning to sour.

The Federal Government will impose export restrictions to secure domestic gas supplies.

The Australian Federal Police has admitted accessing a journalists’ phone records without a warrant.

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) says the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) miscalculated the likelihood of a blackout in February.

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