Australia news

Article image
Australia news live: super profits tax not a government priority, treasurer says amid pressure over stage-three cuts
Follow live

Natasha May

06, Oct, 2022 @3:52 AM

Article image
Queensland police inquiry hears allegations of recruits being taught racism, officers being raped
State’s police commissioner reveals she too suffered sexual assault and harassment early in her career

Ben Smee and Eden Gillespie

06, Oct, 2022 @3:06 AM

Article image
Brittany Higgins tells court she felt ‘pressured’ not to pursue police complaint over alleged rape
Higgins also tells jury she kept dress from the night of the alleged sexual assault unwashed for six months

Christopher Knaus

06, Oct, 2022 @1:42 AM

Article image
‘That’s my Catholicism’: Daniel Andrews embarks on theological debate with archbishop over Essendon furore
Victoria’s premier denies he stirred division in the community following appointment of Andrew Thorburn

Benita Kolovos

06, Oct, 2022 @1:10 AM

Article image
Uneven path to a decent home: Australians with a disability face battle for accessible housing
Tristan waited years for essential alterations to his community housing property, only to be told they were too expensive. His story is not unique

Stephanie Convery

05, Oct, 2022 @11:30 PM

Article image
Glenbank shipwreck: Finnish vessel that sank off coast of Western Australia in 1911 found
Western Australian Museum says discovery tells tale of global trade at turn of century

Tory Shepherd

05, Oct, 2022 @10:34 PM

Article image
Peter Dutton says rescue of Australian women and children from Syria poses risk that ‘can’t be mitigated’
Labor condemns Dutton’s comments and says repatriation mission is consistent with security advice

Ben Doherty

05, Oct, 2022 @9:45 PM

Article image
Morning mail: skills shortages soar, oil production cuts agreed, complaints over ‘off-meter’ taxis
Thursday: The number of occupations experiencing a skills shortage in Australia has almost doubled. Plus: Alec Baldwin settles prop gun death lawsuit

Tamara Howie

05, Oct, 2022 @8:03 PM

Article image
Journalists at foreign-owned outlets in Australia could face jail for exposing ADF war crimes, paper suggests
Press freedom policy paper says Australia’s foreign interference laws could be used to target journalists who ‘prejudice national security’

Daniel Hurst

05, Oct, 2022 @8:00 PM

Article image
Liberal moderate Bridget Archer says Labor right to be questioning stage-three tax cuts
Archer tells Albanese government ‘it’s OK to change your mind’ as debate continues within ALP about future of Coalition tax package

Katharine Murphy and Sarah Martin

05, Oct, 2022 @4:30 PM

Article image
Australia’s military aid to Ukraine has been ramping up – here’s how it compares with other nations
Government had been calling Australia ‘the largest non-Nato contributor’ but that language has shifted as it becomes harder to measure

Daniel Hurst and Amy Remeikis

05, Oct, 2022 @4:30 PM

Article image
Warragamba Dam: what’s driving the NSW government’s bid to raise the wall?
Premier Dominic Perrottet says his number one priority is protecting people, but others point to political factors

Lisa Cox and Tamsin Rose

05, Oct, 2022 @4:30 PM

1 / 3,132 pages