Labor seeks action on food deliverers
Labor says food delivery riders need to get a better deal in terms of pay and workplace conditions.
The NSW opposition says it will empower the Industrial Relations Commission to make orders on minimum wage and sick leave for gig economy workers if elected.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is in Tennant Creek in the Northern Territory as the troubled outback town searches for answers to social dysfunction.
The federal government says Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market will be added to the National Heritage List.
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has put health and support for pensioners firmly on Labor’s agenda with just days before five by-elections.
Investigations are continuing into the death of a 19-year-old woman who died during a wild fight involving young African Australians in a Melbourne high-rise.
Protesters across Australia have demanded that refugees still languishing on Nauru and Papua New Guinea’s Manus Island be brought to Australia immediately.
Wagga Wagga MP Daryl Maguire has told NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian that he will resign from parliament following a corruption scandal.
A 19-year-old woman is dead after an out-of-control party at an apartment in Melbourne’s CBD.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has backed LNP Longman candidate Trevor Ruthenberg after he made incorrect claims about a military medal.
Labor is ahead of the Liberals in the Tasmanian seat of Braddon one week out from the vote, according to a new poll, with forest industries a key issue.
The national head of the RSL has resigned amid a probe into governance concerns at the organisation.
Nationals MP Barnaby Joyce has been given a rock star reception by sheep farmers in WA, telling a big crowd that opponents to live export were ‘zealots’.
Catholic Archbishop Philip Wilson must resign or be removed by the Vatican, says the National Council of Priests.
POLICE arrested two people and seized some drugs after swooping on a car outside Echuca Big W this morning. Members from the Bendigo Central Victorian Response Unit handcuffed an Echuca woman and man in the carpark about 8.45am following an...
A dramatic police chase came to a screeching halt in Tallygaroopna this afternoon, leaving locals stunned and grateful no-one was injured. The hour long chase reportedly reached speeds of nearly 200 kph as seven police pursuit vehicles attempted to...
A house is on fire in Elizabeth St Echuca with several fire crews on scene. Emergency services were called to the house at 8.35pm. The blaze is not yet under control. More to come