politics

Mon 21 Jan 2019

BHP accused of $300m royalty rip-off

BHP accused of $300m royalty rip-off

MINING giant BHP is being accused of ripping off taxpayers with claims it understated its prices to reduce the royalties it had to pay.

Honest MP’s confession: ‘Politicians do drugs too’

Honest MP’s confession: ‘Politicians do drugs too’

AN elected Australian official has publicly admitted to using illicit drugs in her past in a bid to have a more honest debate about pill-testing.

Sun 20 Jan 2019

Barnaby Joyce and Vikki Campion are having another baby

Barnaby Joyce and Vikki Campion are having another baby

THE disgraced former leader's partner Vikki Campion is pregnant with their second child, another boy.

May baffles EU by asking for nothing

May baffles EU by asking for nothing

Theresa May has stunned her European counterparts by failing to make any new Brexit demands — despite her own plan being overwhelmingly rejected by MPs.

Trump's shutdown compromise sounded awfully familiar

Trump's shutdown compromise sounded awfully familiar

US President Donald Trump has rehashed a failed deal to try to end the crippling government shutdown - and to fund his wall.

Sat 19 Jan 2019

Smoking gun? Uproar over Trump claims

Smoking gun? Uproar over Trump claims

THE US is reeling with plans for a probe into bombshell allegations around Donald Trump and Russia that — if true — are seen as the most damning so far.

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