Nationals to oppose Indigenous Voice to Parliament | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Nationals to oppose Indigenous Voice to Parliament | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Nationals to oppose Indigenous Voice to Parliament | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) ’Dripping in Gucci’: Indigenous debate erupts  news.com.au ‘Doesn’t make any sense’: Nationals oppose Voice to Parliament  Sky News Australia Nationals to oppose Indigenous Voice to Parliament  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News

Anthony Albanese asks reporter ‘are you serious?’ as he responds to ‘accountability’ question at Canberra press conference

Anthony Albanese asks reporter ‘are you serious?’ as he responds to ‘accountability’ question at Canberra press conference

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has defended his press conference appearances after being quizzed on his recent record in fronting up to the media in Canberra.   Mr Albanese spoke to reporters in the nation’s capital on Friday to outline details of the inquiry into his predecessor Scott Morrison’s secret ministries. After delivering his remarks on the … Read more

Lawyers ‘appeared to come under pressure’ from then-social services minister Scott Morrison to provide Robodebt advice, inquiry is told

Lawyers ‘appeared to come under pressure’ from then-social services minister Scott Morrison to provide Robodebt advice, inquiry is told

Potentially “catastrophic” external legal advice that could have shut down Robodebt appeared to have been disregarded after the government failed to elevate it beyond a draft form, a royal commission into the scheme has been told. Key points: A principal legal officer within the Department of Social Services gave evidence to the inquiry She agreed there … Read more

Robodebt royal commission hears Scott Morrison asked depts to bring forward proposal | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Robodebt royal commission hears Scott Morrison asked depts to bring forward proposal | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Robodebt royal commission hears Scott Morrison asked depts to bring forward proposal | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Commissioner appalled by robodebt evidence  Mandurah Mail ‘I’m appalled’: Robodet inquiry commissioner’s shock at department’s admission  SBS News Lawyers ‘appeared to come under pressure’ from then-social services minister Scott Morrison to provide Robodebt advice, inquiry is told  ABC News View Full … Read more

Wong can deride Morrison’s ‘diplomatic insensitivity’ all she wants but it is Labor who has endangered our vital relationship with Israel

Wong can deride Morrison’s ‘diplomatic insensitivity’ all she wants but it is Labor who has endangered our vital relationship with Israel

Jerusalem has been described as the most hotly-contested piece of real estate on earth. Whoever said that wasn’t kidding. It’s in the news feed again this week following Labor Foreign Minister Penny Wong’s announcement that Australia no longer recognises “West Jerusalem” as the capital of Israel. That’s a reversal of Liberal Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s … Read more

Grace Tame memoir: Activist opens up about being raped by her teacher in new book

Grace Tame memoir: Activist opens up about being raped by her teacher in new book

Grace Tame has shared the horrific comments made to her after she revealed she’d been raped by her high school teacher. The 27-year-old divulged the shocking details of the sexual abuse she suffered, her battle with an eating disorder, and her journey since in her book The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner: A Memoir, which was … Read more

Leaked document shows Australian officials ‘kept in dark’ about French submarine cancellation

Leaked document shows Australian officials ‘kept in dark’ about French submarine cancellation

A leaked confidential document gives an insider’s perspective on how the Morrison government went about cancelling the French submarine contract, highlighting how officials were kept in the dark and debunking claims made by the former government about the deal. Key points: The leaked note was written by former Department of Defence deputy secretary Kim Gillis Mr Gillis wrote … Read more

‘Really good jokes’: Politicians poke fun at Scott Morrison’s five secret ministries at Midwinter Ball in Canberra

‘Really good jokes’: Politicians poke fun at Scott Morrison’s five secret ministries at Midwinter Ball in Canberra

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has revealed his predecessor Scott Morrison’s secret ministries made for “a number of really good jokes” at the Midwinter Ball in Canberra.    Politicians, their partners, members of the press gallery and other influential guests came together for the charity gala at Parliament House Great Hall on Wednesday night after a … Read more

‘Really good jokes’: Politicians poke fun at Scott Morrison’s five secret ministries at Midwinter Ball in Canberra

‘Really good jokes’: Politicians poke fun at Scott Morrison’s five secret ministries at Midwinter Ball in Canberra

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has revealed his predecessor Scott Morrison’s secret ministries made for “a number of really good jokes” at the Midwinter Ball in Canberra.    Politicians, their partners, members of the press gallery and other influential guests came together for the charity gala at Parliament House Great Hall on Wednesday night after a … Read more

Scott Morrison says Queen behaved ‘like a schoolgirl’ after he gifted her a signed biography of Australian racehorse Winx

Scott Morrison says Queen behaved ‘like a schoolgirl’ after he gifted her a signed biography of Australian racehorse Winx

Former prime minister Scott Morrison described the Queen’s reaction after he gifted her a present during a visit to Buckingham Palace. Mr Morrison said Her Majesty behaved “like a schoolgirl” when she was given a signed biography of retired Australian championship racehorse Winx. The former PM and his wife Jenny were granted an official audience … Read more