Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said he will call a double dissolution election if the Senate fails to pass the Government's legislation to restore the Australian Building and Construction Commission (the ABCC).
Federal Employment Minister, Michaelia Cash, told a media conference on April 7...
The claim "Indigenous children at the moment are ten times more likely to be living out of home right now," Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young said on the ABC's Q&A.
Are Indigenous children ten times more likely to be living out of home than...
While recent Census figures show more than 28 per cent of Australians were born overseas, generally regional areas attract a much smaller share of migrants.
However, there are arguments migrants can help drive growth in the regions and many who have chosen a new...
It's clean, abundant, and will outlast humanity — so why aren't more buildings tapping into the heat beneath our feet?
That question was on Curious Canberran Don Fletcher's mind, after learning about the Geoscience Australia building in the ACT, which is heated and cooled...
ABC TV interviewed Carrie Hamilton, from the Housing Action Network in Sydney, about the model. Carrie is one of the authors of the AHURI research, Enhancing affordable rental housing investment via an intermediary and guarantee , that developed the bond aggregator model from established Swiss...
Dollar a litre milk was quick to become the villain of the dairy crisis.
For many shoppers, it was why farmers were being forced off their farms.
It prompted social media campaigns calling on the major supermarkets to ditch the cheap milk....
The last Australian-built Ford has rolled off the production line, bringing an end a decades-long history of car manufacturing in the country for the company. About six hundred workers have lost their jobs, in Broadmeadows and Geelong, two years after Ford first announced that its...
The former chair of the NSW Heritage Council has criticised the state government's refusal to heritage list the landmark Sirius apartment building in the historic Rocks area of Sydney.
Key points:NSW Government refusing to heritage list Sirius social housing complex, citing financial...
Most Australians who take an interest in politics, at least those of a certain age, remember that John Hewson's policy in 1993 to introduce a 15 per cent GST lost him the unloseable election to Paul Keating. Except that is not quite right. There was...
The Federal Government is preparing to write off billions of dollars of higher education loans as the number of bad debts soar. An ABC Freedom of Information (FOI) investigation has revealed the government is forecasting losses of more than $13.5 billion on just four years'...
The debate about media reform is confusing, but changes to media laws could affect what regional audiences get to watch, read and listen to.
There are concerns proposed changes could mean fewer voices in rural media than ever before.
The Coalition is likely...