Last-minute changes to the bill create a partisan divide on the Hill.
New Liberal Party federal president Nick Greiner says Tony Abbott’s five-point plan for winning the next election is “politics rather than government” and the former prime minister’s public statements are not helping the Coalition’s standing.
Custodians of world heritage-listed sites should aim to keep global temperature increases to just 1.5C, UN agency says
Countries with responsibility over world heritage-listed coral reefs should adopt ambitious climate change targets, aiming to cut greenhouse gas emissions to levels that would keep global temperature increases to just 1.5C, the UN agency responsible for overseeing world heritage sites has said.
At a meeting of Unesco’s world heritage committee in Krakow, Poland, a decision was adopted that clarified and strengthened the responsibility of countries that have custodianship over world-heritage listed coral reefs.
Allegations of the killing of two children in Afghanistan are just the latest controversies about the behaviour of the ADF
• Ben Wadham is a sociologist at Flinders University, a former infantry soldier and military investigator
Once again Australian special forces are being investigated for war crimes. This time it’s for alleged killings said to have occurred in Afghanistan in 2012 and 2013 involving the deaths of two children.
The first involves the alleged unlawful killing of the 14- or 15-year-old Afghan boy Khan Mohammed in Kandahar province.
Their manifesto calls for a near-total halt to immigration, but the far-right political party Britain First is now actively trying to appeal to Polish immigrants living in the UK.
The president’s eldest son acknowledged meeting with a Russian lawyer shopping dirt on Hillary Clinton.
Ikaika Kang, 34, is expected to appear in federal court on Monday, an FBI official says.
Every planet in our solar system is famous for something. Saturn has its rings, Mars has its soil, Uranus that unfortunate name, and Jupiter has the Great Red Spot: a titanic storm that has been spinning for over 350 years. And though we've peered at…
Office of National Statistics analysis suggests more people are acting as unpaid carers