'Bikie war' report scotched in fatal Gold Coast shooting

News Corp reported victim was part of Lone Wolf gang but police say there is ‘no evidence’ violence was retaliation by bikies Police and gang sources have scotched reports the fatal Gold Coast shooting of a man who was left Read More

Argentina’s 'Queen Cristina' seeks return to politics with Senate bid

Former president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, has formed centre-left party and will run for key seat that populous Buenos Aires province Argentina’s former president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, has formally launched her bid for a Senate seat in October’s mid-term Read More

Tanya Plibersek says Labor will restore Catholic school funding irrespective of budget

Shadow education minister says voters should not assume Labor will raise taxes to cover extra schools funding Tanya Plibersek has promised Labor will restore every dollar that has been cut from Catholic and public schools, adding an extra $17bn into Read More

Greens reportedly sign formal complaint against Lee Rhiannon over Gonski leaflet

Rhiannon reportedly accused of trying to derail party over Gonski talks after she distributed a leaflet against the deal All nine of Greens senator Lee Rhiannon’s federal colleagues, including the leader, Richard Di Natale, have reportedly signed a formal complaint Read More

That jeering sound you can hear is Europe laughing at Britain | Andrew Rawnsley

For years we mocked our neighbours’ ‘unstable’ governments. Now, with Brexit upon us, the joke is on this country A cartoon in a Dutch newspaper depicts Mrs May whacking herself over the head with a mallet. Another Dutch publication has Read More