In a desperate attempt to save his own job Australia’s Treasurer, Joe Hockey, is now seeking to claim credit for creating jobs, despite always believing it was business not government that does so.
Shorten; I hope that the Government today will clean up the mess it's made about submarines. Did Tony Abbott really allocate a $20 billion contract tender on the basis of gaining two votes in the leadership?
Tibetan writer and activist Tsering Woeser used her Facebook page to post a video of a Buddhist monk’s self-immolation in Tibet. Within hours, Facebook deleted the post because it allegedly violated its “community standards.” Four days later, Liao Yiwu, a Chinese writer, was locked out of his Facebook …
Below is Chief Justice of the Children's Court, the Hon. Diana Bryant's address at the commemoration for the Centenary commemoration of the first ANZACs to leave Port Melbourne, 19//10/2014.
Iraq, one year of Shorten leadership, Russia and Ebola.
The Government’s decision to open an interim Australian Embassy in Ukraine is a welcome development.
Michael Danby has welcomed Australia Post’s decision to produce a stamp recognising Australia’s first and, at that stage, only honorary citizen, Raoul Wallenberg, on a stamp.
Nearly 300 people on MH17 were murdered. Let us be frank about it, it is the Russian leadership who are responsible for this terrible tragedy and the Russian Federation’s President Putin in particular.
Earlier this year Michael Kirby, as chair of a United Nations Human Rights Council Commission of Inquiry, handed down a harrowing report into human rights in North Korea. According to the report, crimes against humanity have been, and are being committed in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, under policies …
July 21, 2014 Sharri Markson FEDERAL Labor MP Michael Danby says Crikey’s political editor Bernard Keane is a “troll” and a “pest” for taunting him publicly over the Middle East conflict because of his Jewish background. In an interview with The Australian, Mr Danby said Keane seemed to have an …