Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton decided not to tell the prime minister about an alleged rape at Parliament House so he wouldn’t compromise a potential police investigation.
An investigation has been launched into workplace health and safety in the office of the newly independent MP Craig Kelly.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has raised hopes international borders could reopen once coronavirus vaccinations have been widely delivered.
Thousands of aged care residents across more than 190 Australian towns and suburbs will be vaccinated against coronavirus in the first week of jabs.
Industries staring down the barrel of ongoing coronavirus restrictions have made a renewed push for targeted lifelines when wage subsidies end.
Australia’s medical regulator has approved a second coronavirus vaccine, paving the way for millions of jabs to be administered in coming months.