Australian of the Year Grace Tame has pointedly questioned Prime Minister Scott Morrison in front of a packed National Press Club over his recent handling of sexual assault allegations.
Google has threatened to pull its search engine from Australia over the Federal Government’s media code that would force the tech giant to pay news publishers for content linked to, or featured, on its platform.
Some welfare recipients could soon be permanently stuck with cashless debit cards – but taxpayers are not allowed to know how much the scheme will cost.
Australians who paid the government money through the controversial robodebt scheme have been reimbursed $545 million.
TikTok, Facebook, Twitter and Google officials have been invited to give evidence at a Senate inquiry into foreign interference through social media.
Artists and entertainers will be able to apply for a slice of a $250 million support package to help the sector recover from coronavirus restrictions.