Malcolm Turnbull has left the decision on Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s place on the Council for Australian-Arab relations with Julie Bishop.
Malcolm Turnbull engaged in an unedifying cop-out when questioned about the Yassmin Abdel-Magied affair on Friday. Quizzed by 3AW’s Neil Mitchell, Turnbull described her Anzac day Facebook post – “Lest…
Next week, Malcolm Turnbull will have his first face-to-face meeting with US President Donald Trump in New York.
As Malcolm Turnbull aspires to get a lift by thinking big, the Coalition is searching for hope in the smallest positive sign.
As the government seeks to rein in the excessive expectations of what it can do to make housing more affordable, Malcolm Turnbull is throwing everything at his energy security policy.
The government is beginning the process of changing the spending culture, Scott Morrison says.
The government will highlight in its May 9 budget a distinction between 'good' debt, incurred to boost growth, and 'bad' debt, used to finance welfare and other recurrent spending.
Malcolm Turnbull says ending the local shortage ‘will ensure gas prices in Australia are lower and fairly reflect international export prices, as they should’.
The Turnbull government will impose restrictions on the export of Australian gas to boost domestic supplies and lower prices.
It is important to remember Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s comment was not made when she was actually presenting on the ABC.
There are two issues in the latest episode of the culture wars, sparked by the Anzac Day Facebook comment by controversial young Muslim activist and part-time ABC presenter Yassmin Abdel-Magied. One is…
As North Korea continues to antagonise the US and its allies, the prospect of war hangs in the air.
Malcolm Turnbull visited Australian troops and met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
Malcolm Turnbull has flagged he expects to meet Donald Trump in New York next week.
The budget is a centrepiece of fiscal policy in Australia.
Because the budget is a very difficult means of carrying out targeted fiscal policy, it's become more important as a centrepiece for the government's economic strategy.
Peter Dutton is a former policeman, which is just one reason why he should be held to the highest standards of accuracy in making a claim.
Peter Dutton has put his credibility in the frame by sticking to his claim about the role of an incident involving a young boy in triggering the Manus Island disturbance that saw Papua New Guinea defence…
Deep Saini and Michelle Grattan discuss the week in politics.
Unlike the immediacy of cooking, gaining and losing fat are relatively slow processes. Rapid methods for weight loss are rarely sustainable.
Celebrity fitness gurus tell us to turn up the heat in the gym to see immediate results. But the science of how we use energy in our bodies shows a long-term view is the best approach.
A Shorten government would double the screening fees on foreign investment and financial penalties that apply to foreign investment in residential real estate.
Labor will promise to ban direct borrowing by self-managed superannuation funds, as part of a housing affordability policy released on Friday.
A few years ago Malcolm Turnbull, as a cabinet minister, would likely have challenged aspects of such measures if they were brought forward.
Malcolm Turnbull's spectacular elevation of 'Australian values' raises questions about his own values.
The higher citizenship hurdles follow Tuesday’s shakeup of the visa arrangements for bringing in skilled foreign workers temporarily.
Malcolm Turnbull is continuing his pitch to assert 'Australian values' and national identity.
This week, the government announced it would abolish the 457 visa and replace it with a new temporary skill shortage visa program.
Dennis Richardson has served more than 48 years in the public service and seen a dozen prime ministers.
One of the most challenging jobs in the federal public service has opened.
It’s unclear precisely how much difference the Turnbull government’s change will make.
Whatever the arguments for the changes governing foreign skilled workers announced by Malcolm Turnbull, make no mistake – this is about an embattled government wanting to send a strong political message…
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Relations between Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison have frequently been tense.
It's been an unfortunate few days for Scott Morrison.