Money from a secret ''slush fund'' controlled by two former officials from the Australian Workers Union was used to help fund an election campaign for an official from the Transport Workers Union, the royal commission on trade unions has heard.
Holocaust denier Frederick Toben has strongly backed the Abbott Government’s plans to water down race hate laws, describing them as a welcome challenge to ‘‘Jewish supremacism’’ in Australia.
A decision to drop tax and money laundering charges against three high-profile Sydney businessmen is ''another humiliating defeat for the Project Wickenby Keystone Cops'', according to a lawyer close to the trio.
Former environment minister Peter Garrett has taken responsibility for the Labor government's failed insulation scheme, but revealed prime minister Kevin Rudd refused to approve a change to the installation system just weeks before the first installer died.
Qantas has started a major pilot redundancy program for the first time in decades that will ultimately target as many as 300 pilots it believes are excess to the financially troubled and shrinking airline's needs.
Qantas will make some of its pilots redundant for the first time in more than 40 years as part of a broader plan to cut 5000 jobs as the ailing carrier looks to return to profitability.
For years, Noah Taylor was one of the best-kept secrets of the Australian film industry. But suddenly, he's everywhere.
Australian of the Year Adam Goodes remembers learning in school that "nobody was here before Captain Cook".
As police in Afghanistan start to look to life beyond the withdrawal of the international military force from their country, Afghan leaders this week met with members of Victoria Police to discuss the challenges they faced in protecting women and girls.
Liberal Party federal director Brian Loughnane expects the government's poll slump to deepen after Tuesday's budget due to the sheer scale of cutbacks to be announced along with broken promises on tax and spending.
Parkes’ Group 11 premiership defence is in serious jeopardy after yesterday’s 30-12 loss to Dubbo Cyms at Pioneer ...
During the school holidays, 15 year old Michael McGrath and Middleton Public School teacher Sonia Davies travelled to ...
A newly formed Central West Regional Development Squad completed their second session of training last Saturday in Orange. ...
Parkes Boars came close to spoiling the season for Forbes Platypi last Saturday when the two teams met ...