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Political debate rages after Tony Abbott launches new book

Making Australia Right was the topic of the book being launched in Sydney on Thursday night, but it turned into...
Politics
24 Feb

Australia Post boss implies pay criticism is racist

Out-going Australia Post boss Ahmed Fahour has questioned whether Pauline Hanson’s criticism of his salary was because “she has an...
Politics
24 Feb

Kevin Rudd fires up at foreign leader

Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd took umbrage with comments made by visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a...
Politics
23 Feb

Pauline Hanson makes an enticing offer to fans in mid-air video

Never say Pauline Hanson doesn’t make the most of every moment. The One Nation leader had “a spare moment” while...
Politics
22 Feb

Government could scrap Medicare rebate freeze ... at $3 billion cost

The government could backtrack on its Medicare rebate freeze in the upcoming budget, the ABC reports. The broadcaster says it...
Politics
22 Feb

Relief for patients as government speeds up medical marijuana supply

Patients will be able to get medical marijuana more quickly, after the government said today it would allow suppliers to...
Politics
22 Feb

Peta Credlin takes blame for Hockey's much-despised budget

Peta Credlin says she is partly to blame for the much maligned 2014/15 budget handed down by then treasurer Joe...
Politics
21 Feb

Bob Hawke accused of interfering in Israel, Palestine peace process

Labor MP Michael Danby has lashed out at Bob Hawke and Bob Carr, accusing them of provoking Israel ahead of...
Politics
21 Feb

Government MP makes push for four-year terms

Liberal MP David Coleman is set to introduce a private members bill pushing to end the current three-year terms and...
Politics
21 Feb

The Government gave companies permission to without important information

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was not impressed with the recent revelation that the CEO of Australia Post was making a multi-million...
Politics
20 Feb

Donald Trump 'crosses an important line.'

Us President Donald Trump’s “war” against the media has found an interesting critic.  Mr Trump has not let his distrust...
Politics
20 Feb

Taxpayer paid party puts Malcolm Turnbull in entitlement's spotlight

Australian politicians have had their entitlements under the microscope since the story broke about the taxpayer paid trip for former...
Politics
20 Feb

Trump in hot water after false claims about Sweden

US president Donald Trump is facing harsh criticism around the world today after making false claims about a terrorist attack...
Politics
20 Feb

Donald Trumps costly family trips stirring financial concerns for officials

He may be a billionaire in his own right, but it seems Donald Trump doesn’t do it cheap. Reports from...
Politics
19 Feb

Pauline Hanson and Derryn Hinch get riled up about euthanasia

Pauline Hanson and Derryn Hinch launched emotional arguments in favour of euthanasia, describing the relief it would have given to...
Politics
17 Feb

New report card shows patients are dying on hospital wait lists

The Australian Medical Association (AMA) has released its annual Public Hospital Report Card, painting a stark picture of our public...
Politics
17 Feb