More reforms are needed to address the dysfunctional state of energy retailing in Australia, the ACCC says.

New ATO stats show 69 Australian millionaires did not pay income tax last financial year.

The Federal Government is considering jailing social media executives whose networks fail to remove terrorist content.

The Morrison Government is mailing out cheques ahead of the upcoming election.

Microsoft president Brad Smith says federal decryption laws make companies wary of storing customer data in Australia.

Bruce Mathieson Jr has offered to pay for community services in exchange for more favourable treatment for gaming venues.

The Federal Government will spend $44 million to “turbo charge” Australia’s engagement with China.

The International Energy Agency (IEA) says global carbon emissions hit a record high in 2018.

A new report says Australia’s gun lobby spends about as much per capita as the NRA in the United States.

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP has reached a $US270 million settlement over claims it fuelled an opioid abuse epidemic.

The Opposition says the minimum wage is too low, and has pledged measures to lift it.

A federal review has rejected “ungracious” objections to Aboriginal claims over NT river regions.

A Melbourne engineer has launched an appeal in a case claiming his colleague repeatedly farted on him, leading to psychiatric distress.

Doctors are pushing for the creation of Australia's first domestic violence trauma recovery centre.

National Australia Bank will no longer pay commissions to people who refer new loans.

The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) wants more powers to fine poles and wires companies.

Medical experts want the age of criminal responsibility to be raised to 14.

A new report says major power companies have used the closure of Hazelwood to gouge customers.

A national survey has found health insurance costs are at the top of the list of household worries.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten are meeting with tech executives this week.

WA's surrogacy laws have been found to be outdated, discriminatory and need overhauling.

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