WA Nationals MP Tony Crook will deliver the death blow today to Julia Gillard's bid to resurrect her people-swap deal with Malaysia.October 13, 2011, 2:50 am
The Federal Opposition has accused the Gillard Government of “hiding under a blanket” over today’s vote on the Malaysia Solution.October 13, 2011, 9:30 am
Governments and regulators should look for platypuses among high paid bankers and financiers if the world is to avoid another global financial crisis, a senior Reserve Bank official said today.October 13, 2011, 7:28 am
Australia faces four more years of fighting over carbon pricing after Opposition Leader Tony Abbott yesterday "pledged in blood" he would tear up the carbon tax.October 13, 2011, 2:20 am
Twelve years ago, Kevin Rudd delivered one of his most ridiculously overblown statements to the House of Representatives.October 13, 2011, 2:17 am
WA firms have warned that they will be made less competitive by the carbon tax.October 13, 2011, 2:16 am
The Australian schoolboy detained in Bali for allegedly buying a small amount of cannabis is unlikely to be relocated to the harsh confines of the notorious Kerobokan jail.October 12, 2011, 4:15 pm
Australian charity workers have rescued 21 boys and girls - some as young as 12 - who were destined to be sent to work in brothels, bars and factories in Thailand's tourist areas.October 12, 2011, 6:07 am
A Labor MP's threat to quit politics immediately if there was a move against Julia Gillard's leadership has cruelled any realistic chance Defence Minister Stephen Smith had of being her replacement.October 12, 2011, 2:40 am
More than 500 Australians are in overseas jails, new figures from the Department of Foreign Affairs reveal.October 12, 2011, 2:20 am
Balinese bar staff have revealed details of the night former West Coast Eagle Dean Laidley and his family were bashed while holidaying in tourist hotspot Kuta.October 12, 2011, 2:18 am
Balinese police do not bother local magic mushroom dealer Mr John.October 12, 2011, 2:16 am
Petrol prices hit a five-month high last week and motorists should expect more tightening at the bowser, an economist says.October 11, 2011, 1:06 pm
The Australian teenager arrested in Bali for drug possession will be moved from police headquarters in Denpasar, possibly before the end of the week.October 11, 2011, 11:32 am
Coles and Woolworths have been put on notice by the nation's competition watchdog over the way they undercut high-profile brands with their own cut-price products.October 11, 2011, 5:44 am
Former North Melbourne coach and Eagles player Dean Laidley has described a brawl in which he and his family were bashed inside a Bali nightclub as "the scariest 20 minutes of my life".October 11, 2011, 2:45 am
Hopes have risen that an Australian teenager arrested for drug possession in Bali will avoid a jail term and be ordered to undergo rehabilitation instead.October 10, 2011, 2:23 pm
The engineers’ union has warned anyone planning to fly with Qantas before Christmas to choose another airline as it escalates its industrial action.October 10, 2011, 1:02 pm
Rolf Harris has broken down in tears during a TV interview as he opened up about his battle with depression and his troubled personal life.October 10, 2011, 10:28 am
A Melbourne woman who survived a bizarre suicide pact with her twin has inherited $200,000 from her sister, according to reports.October 10, 2011, 7:09 am
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