The NSW Treasurer delivered a jab to his federal counterpart, criticising the National Housing Accords for not following “through with execution”.
A state’s top cop has laid the blame largely on one thing for surging youth crime and violence as she prepares to step down.
Australia needs to increase support for Ukraine because it will boost international security as well as the local defence industry, a public hearing has heard.
The UN has described a bill which criminalises LGBTQ+ people in Ghana as "profoundly disturbing".
FRANCIS KOKUTSE (Associated Press)
Anthony Albanese and Peter Dutton are both in Melbourne campaigning ahead of a by-election, as the issue of immigration detainees dominates the debate.
A controversial social media post has been condemned by leaders after a former detainee was wrongfully charged with sex crimes.
Former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney who's died in Montreal at the age of 84, experienced the highs and lows of political popularity.
The peak body for NSW unions has called for the removal of 25,000 poker machines over the next five years to better align numbers with those in other states.
New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Luxon has confirmed he is taking a taxpayer-funded allowance of $52,000 to stay in his own rent-free apartment.
The battle for the Victorian seat of Dunkley is in its final hours as Labor fights to retain its seat in the key Melbourne electorate.
Former US president Donald Trump is seeking a delay in the start of his trial for retaining White House documents, one of four criminal cases against him.
Anthony Albanese has confirmed the death of Victoria senator Linda White, saying Labor’s hearts were “broken” by the news.
Outgoing commissioner Katarina Carroll says policing of youth crime has substantially changed post-COVID-19 as she departs the force after 41 years.
G20 finance ministers have displayed deep divisions over the wars in Gaza and Ukraine, while host Brazil proposed a tax on the world's super rich.
Marcela Ayres and Christian Kraemer
Labor senator for Victoria Linda White has died following a health battle, and has been remembered as a fierce advocate and tireless worker.
Alabama's legislature has passed a bill to protect IVF providers from criminal charges or civil lawsuits after a Supreme Court ruling created anxiety.
Millions of Aussies who withdrew their super savings during the Covid-19 pandemic could be left $85bn worse off, as details of the massive taxpayer bill to come are revealed.
Allies of Alexei Navalny have urged members of the public to attend a funeral service and burial of the dissident in Moscow.
I’ve learnt the hard way this week that Brian Burke’s political tentacles go deep.
WA would become home to a one-stop shop for the skills training required for hundreds of thousands of future clean energy jobs in an ambitious pitch to the Commonwealth Government.
The Parliament is acting like a giant funnel this week in a manner that has left many observers scratching their heads.
Zachary Rolfe's new lawyer will ask him questions about the night he shot dead an Indigenous teenager as a coronial inquest reaches its final day.
A decision to keep secret the name of a former politician who was caught up in a foreign spy ring has been defended by the prime minister and top ministe rs.
Dominic Giannini and Tess Ikonomou
Australia is in the productivity slow lane and although the pandemic goes a long way to explaining it, a key economic institution says more action is needed.
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