Job search company Indeed says it recorded a 10 per cent drop on searches almost instantaneously after the government announced its crackdown on foreign workers.
Assistant Health Minister Dr David Gillespie has revealed Emeritus Professor Paul Worley is Australia’s first National Rural Health Commissioner.
An architect of the government's new energy policy has played down suggestions the scheme represents a carbon price.
NEW Zealand’s shock election outcome after extended negotiations has drawn political comparisons to the hung parliament in Australia.
The Turnbull government's national energy guarantee could supply as large a share of renewable energy into the market as proposed by the Finkel Review, Bloomberg New Energy Finance says.
North Korea has taken the unprecedented step of writing to the Australian Parliament to denounce US President Donald Trump.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has lashed out at the Australian media over suggestions she had damaged her government's ability to work constructively with an incoming Ardern Labour government in New Zealand.
Former Labor prime minister Paul Keating has reacted angrily to the passage of Victoria's Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill through the state's lower house, branding it "deeply regressive" and an abrogation of "the core instinct to survive".