Australia’s top universities could be helping develop mass surveillance and military technologies for China.

A former senior BlueScope Steel executive faces jail time over an alleged attempt to rig global steel prices.

The ACCC says it will examine the affordability of basic NBN products.

The Federal Government has called on the ACCC to investigate the banking sector‘s refusal to pass on interest rate cuts.

Controversy has erupted over the awarding of this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature.

Medibank Private's “rip-off” basic health cover has won it a Shonky Award from consumer group Choice.

A Federal Court judge has ruled the union regulator’s investigation into the Australian Workers' Union (AWU) donations to GetUp! was invalid, but not political.

Authorities want senators to block the government's bid to repeal medical evacuation legislation for refugees.

Experts say international governments cannot agree on how to regulate global carbon markets.

Experts say chaotic approaches to energy policy have pushed up electricity prices and scared off investors.

Aged care royal commission chair Richard Tracey QC has died.

The small business ombudsman is running an inquiry into dodgy insolvency practices.

The $1 trillion International Monetary Fund (IMF) says almost anything would be worth trying in the effort to address climate change.

The National Home Doctor Service is being investigated over its doctors' Medicare billing.

Builders, energy firms and other major corporations have hidden political donations from planning authorities, reports say.

The French company building Australia’s new submarines may have accidentally tweeted yet-to-be-announced plans.

Hundreds of workers have been left distraught by a NSW Independent Planning Commission (IPC) blunder.

Migration groups warn that outsourcing the visa platform is a disaster in waiting.

The telecommunications watchdog has backed the idea of an ombudsman for digital platforms.

Mental illness costs the Australian economy $60 billion a year, stats show.

Commonwealth Bank has become first major bank to face criminal charges following the banking royal commission.

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