Older Australians waited on average 121 days to enter a residential aged care facility after being approved for the service by health professionals during the past financial year.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has described the brutal murder of an international student in Melbourne as the “most despicable of crimes”, while Labor leader Bill Shorten says it was “shocking and senseless”.
NSW Energy Minister Don Harwin wants the Federal Government to end its “climate wars” and start reducing emissions, ahead of a meeting with his colleagues from across Australia.
The Morrison government has an $11 billion budget war chest ahead of the federal election expected in May, which could mean extra money in voters’ pockets.
A disastrous Victorian election loss has federal Liberal MPs telling each other to focus on their “real base” instead of picking ideological fights and dismissing voters.
The man behind a deadly attack in Melbourne was terrorist and claims he was suffering from mental health issues are just an “excuse”, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says.