$29m breakthrough to combat COVID

New technology which could be “immediately applied to managing coronavirus” has been given a $29m federal government incentive to be produced onshore. New technology that can be “immediately applied to managing COVID-19” will be developed in Australia as part of a $100m outlay from the...

New $29m tech to combat COVID-19

New technology that can be “immediately applied to managing COVID-19” will be developed in Australia as part of a $100m outlay from the federal government. Three projects have been selected via the government’s Frontier Health and Medical Research Initiative, which it said allowed researchers to...

Rudd vindicated over punching claim

Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has been vindicated over a claim he attempted to assault a Chinese negotiator – something he has always denied. Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has been vindicated over a claim he attempted to punch a Chinese negotiator after the allegation...

Rudd vindicated over punching claim

Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has been vindicated over a claim he attempted to punch a Chinese negotiator after the allegation was retracted. Former UK prime minister Gordon Brown claimed in The Guardian last week that Mr Rudd had to be restrained from punching a...

AFP’s strongly worded letter to PM

The nation’s top cop has sent a strongly worded letter to the PM in the wake of the Brittany Higgins rape scandal over delays in reporting alleged crimes. Australia’s top police officer has sent a strongly worded letter to the PM in the wake of...

Ex-MP: ALP ‘disposed of’ me

Ousted Labor MP Emma Husar has accused Anthony Albanese of using her case to undermine Bill Shorten before she was “disposed of, moved on, (and) buried under the carpet” by the Labor Party. The former Lindsay MP was disendorsed by the party before the 2019...

Linda Reynolds admitted to hospital

Under-fire senator Linda Reynolds has been admitted to hospital and cancelled a highly anticipated appearance at the National Press Club in the wake of the Parliament House rape allegation scandal. The Defence Minister was set to face a grilling from journalists on Wednesday over her...