Coronavirus Australia update: confusion over NSW-Victoria border closure as authorities warn other states of second wave – live news

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘It’s Victoria now, it could be anyone,’ health minister Greg Hunt warns as the state’s northern border closes for the first time in a century. Follow live What you Läs mer…

Crossbench pushes for inquiry into prosecution of Witness K and lawyer

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The transparency project Witness K case Labor seeks briefing from Christian Porter – who accuses party of saying one thing in public and another in private Lawyer Bernard Collaery Läs mer…

Centrelink debts have been collected based on income-averaging for '20 to 30 years', minister reveals

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Centrelink debt recovery Stuart Robert suggests the government can’t refund debts before 2015 because it doesn’t know who is owed money Government services minister Stuart Robert at the National Läs mer…

Jobkeeper ’should be extended’ in Victoria due to Covid-19 border closure

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Victorians should be eligible for an additional two months of payments, the state’s chamber of commerce and industry says Coronavirus Victoria: 191 new cases as community transmission soars What Läs mer…

Q+A: Brooke Boney 'completely heartbroken' over Pauline Hanson's public housing comments

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Q+A Today show reporter and Gamilaroi woman says she’s happy the One Nation leader had been dumped by Today and called her remarks ‘disgusting’ Channel Nine’s Today show host Läs mer…

TikTok may be 'data collection service disguised as social media', Liberal senator says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TikTok Jim Molan’s warning to Australian users comes after Nationals MP said app ‘used and abused’ by China’s Communist party TikTok may require greater scrutiny from Australian users, Jim Läs mer…

Today show dumps Pauline Hanson for 'divisive' remarks about Melbourne public housing residents

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Pauline Hanson Channel Nine initially promoted One Nation leader’s comments describing people locked down due to coronavirus as ‘drug addicts’ who ‘cannot speak English’ • Follow live updates in Läs mer…

Anthony Albanese will bank Labor's Eden-Monaro win, but may suspend the celebrations | Katharine Murphy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; We haven’t got an official result in Eden Monaro yet, but Labor has claimed victory, and we have enough information to be able to sketch out what happened in Läs mer…

Labor's Kristy McBain claims victory in Eden-Monaro byelection

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian politics The former Bega mayor looks all but certain to hold on to the seat after postal and prepoll votes swing towards Labor Labor candidate for Eden-Monaro Kristy Läs mer…

'Irrelevant': Labor frontbencher says no use focusing on 2030 emissions target

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Labor party Resources spokesperson Joel Fitzgibbon says a mid-century target of net zero emissions would now be the opposition’s focus Joel Fitzgibbon says it will be difficult to set Läs mer…

Mathias Cormann says he will quit politics at the end of the year

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Finance minister, whose actions were key in Malcolm Turnbull downfall as prime minister, says his decision will ensure an orderly transition One of Scott Morrison’s most senior ministers, Mathias Läs mer…

’Alarm bells’: how China’s assertiveness led to Australia’s defence overhaul

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Morrison government re-centres defence strategy on the Indo-Pacific region – and subtly changes tone on the US It may well be the biggest shift in Australia’s defence strategy Läs mer…

Eden-Monaro byelection: Labor tipped to win NSW seat but yet to claim victory

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian politics Postal votes are still to be counted but ALP’s Kristy McBain is just ahead of Liberal Fiona Kotvojs Labor candidate for Eden-Monaro Kristy McBain with Anthony Albanese Läs mer…

Eden-Monaro byelection: voters cast final ballots in close-fought contest – follow live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Follow all the results, news and analysis as Labor’s Kristy McBain attempts to retain seat for ALP and the Liberal party’s Fiona Kotvojs hopes for a once-in-100 year upset. Läs mer…