The new cancer-fighting medicine Imbruvica, which can cost up to $100,000 per year, will be added to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announces, to help ease the financial strain for leukaemia patients in Australia.
The marriage equality campaign raises larger questions about freedom and equality that will bubble long after the vote
In every campaign there is a tipping point, and the marriage debate probably hit that moment the weekend of the football finals. The support for rapper Macklemore at the rugby league grand final and the AFL’s public support for “yes” suggested that the equality cause had caught the popular imagination in ways that are probably unstoppable.
The “respectful debate” the prime minister called for has been largely absent. There’s been deceit and nastiness on the no side, and considerable hyperbole from yes supporters. I’ve heard claims that this is “the most difficult time for the LGBT community ever”, which ignores the far darker times of police persecution and Aids deaths.
EU nationals in the retail sector are concentrated in warehouse and delivery jobs, a survey finds.
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The vice president cites respect for the flag and says he stands with Trump.
Australian athletes have joined a new video urging people to vote Yes in the same-sex marriage survey, amid ongoing debate about whether sport and politics should mix on the issue.
State energy minister Don Harwin says mine which supplies Lithgow’s Mount Piper power station is ‘vital for energy security and affordability’
The New South Wales government will introduce legislation to approve an underground coal mine that was blocked by the courts because it was polluting Sydney’s drinking water.
On Monday the state’s energy minister, Don Harwin, announced the government would overturn a decision by the NSW court of appeal to block the extension of the Springvale colliery.
Monday’s front pages included stories about the 2021 census and problems around the old £1 coin.
Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) on Oct. 8 called the White House “an adult day care center” after President Trump criticized him on Twitter.
Gun group leaders say regulations are enough; a top Democratic senator disagrees.