Jobactive changes to see system go digital
Jobs Minister Kelly O’Dwyer will unveil a shake-up of Jobactive and a new digital platform, making it easier for the unemployed to search and apply for jobs.
Victoria Police have questioned and released the teen dubbed “Egg Boy”, pending further investigations, after he smashed an egg on Senator Fraser Anning’s head.
Just days out from the NSW state election, new polling suggests the coalition government pulling even with the Labor party on a two-party preferred basis.
Labor’s Penny Wong and Greens senator Jordon Steele-John have been awarded prizes for their political leadership on complex issues over the past year.
Australian telecommunications companies have banned a collection of sites still hosting video of the Christchurch massacre.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison is cutting the annual migration intake by 30,000 places and introducing new regional visas forcing skilled workers to the bush.
Telstra and other internet service providers have made the extraordinary decision to block access to 4chan and similar sites following the Christchurch attack.
The steps of parliament in Melbourne resembled a waste dump as activists called for action on Victoria’s recycling “crisis”.
A Queensland man has been sentenced to seven years in jail for injuring a man by slashing his throat during a dispute about whether Satan would burn in hell.
The government is taking to the High Court a case against a public servant who says she was unfairly sacked over thousands of tweets critical of her department.
The federal government has announced a national hotline for victims of elder abuse and $18 million for trials of frontline services.
The energy minister and Labor are at odds over climate policy modelling, which paints a dire economic picture if Australia meets its emissions targets.
A man who has accused a NSW magistrate of sexually assaulting him when he was young emailed his alleged abuser, saying “you belong in jail,“ a jury has heard.
A man is being questioned over the cold case murder of Jay Brogden, who was last seen alive in north Queensland in 2007.
Police, CFA, Shepparton Search and Rescue and State Emergency Service personnel are on the scene of a truck rollover in Murchison. It is believed a truck rolled off the bridge as you enter the town and has landed in the Goulburn River below. The...
Ten months after launching with much fanfare, Oliver’s Real Food has suddenly closed.
Eagerly awaiting the keys to his new home, Shepparton’s Alex Newling, 20, could never have imagined he would be in the position he is today.