Traditional owners say they will use every legal option to argue that Adani’s Carmichael coal mine poses ‘alarming’ risk to sacred wetlands.

ABS stats show farmers in the Murray-Darling Basin increased their water use during an extraordinarily dry period.

Questions have been asked about the Federal Government approval of the sale of 43 Australian hospitals.

The Coalition has scored 4/100 on the Australian Conservation Foundation’s climate change policy scorecard.

Experts suggest Australians are being kept in the dark about new risks of medicines.

Adani does not have enough water permits to cover the construction of its Carmichael mine, analysis suggests.

Richard Di Natale has criticised Labor’s $1.5 billion plan to unlock gas reserves in northern Australia.

Australia is down to 62nd place in new global broadband speed rankings.

Unions, industry and defence analysts say they are concerned by Australia's shrinking merchant fleet.

The national youth mental health service Headspace has been dubbed a “waste of time”, amid calls for more support.

An anti-coal convoy has been met with a frosty welcome in the tiny Queensland coal-mining town of Clermont.

The Greens want $1.59 billion worth of legal reforms, including a boost for legal aid and domestic violence prevention.

A Border Force IT outage has caused chaos and delays at Australian airports.

The Coalition appears to have signed off on a controversial uranium mine one day before calling the federal election, and did not announce it until the day before Anzac Day.

Barnaby Joyce wants to redirect water to the desert to reduce the effects of drought.

Home Affairs has paid an employee on the same day her underpayment case was lodged in the Federal Court.

Liberal Senator Zed Seselja says the time is right to lift the cap on public service jobs.

The Australian Industry Group wants an industrial relations freeze until new senators take office.

The doctors’ lobby says elective surgery waiting times are at their highest level since records began.

The Greens want to set up a $2 billion nature fund paid for by polluters.

There are reports that a typhoid outbreak is affecting asylum seekers and refugees on Manus Island.

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