Coalition ‘disarray’ is ‘political ammunition’ for Labor

Australian political journalist Sarah Ison says the coalition’s state of ‘disarray’ after it was revealed that former Prime Minister Scott Morrison secretly swore himself off to five ministries is ‘political ammunition’ for the party labor. “They’re going to want to keep this in their back pocket,” Ms Ison told Sky News Australia. “When it comes … Read more

Fuel emissions standards are a conversation Australians ‘want us to have’: Gorman

Labor MP Patrick Gorman said Labor’s fuel emissions standards were part of the conversation they had during the election to commit “to having a national electric vehicle strategy”. “Of course in doing so you will have to talk about fuel standards and emission standards,” Mr Gorman told Sky News Australia. “It’s part of the conversation … Read more

Early release of Bali bombmaker will have ‘devastating impact’ on families of victims

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – being released from Indonesian prison will have a devastating impact on the families of the victims. There were 202 lives lost in the terror attack, including 88 Australians. “They are going through trauma in memory of … Read more

Bali bomber Umar Patek ‘teared down so many people’s lives forever’

Survivor Jan Laczynski says his reaction is ‘absolute shock’ at the news that Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – is due out of jail days after serving just half of his 20-year sentence. Umar Patek, real name Hisyam bin Ali Zein, was arrested in 2012 and served … Read more

Bali bomber Umar Patek ‘teared down so many people’s lives forever’

Survivor Jan Laczynski says his reaction is ‘absolute shock’ at the news that Umar Patek – one of the men responsible for the 2002 Bali bombings – is due out of jail days after serving just half of his 20-year sentence. Umar Patek, real name Hisyam bin Ali Zein, was arrested in 2012 and served … Read more

The transition to electric vehicles will be “better for everyone”

According to Independent MP Zoe Daniel, in the end, the transition to electric vehicles will be better for everyone. A national electric vehicle summit is being held in Canberra on Friday with the aim of fostering collaboration between business and politics on the issue of electric vehicles. “Wouldn’t it be nice if people under this … Read more

The transition to electric vehicles will be “better for everyone”

According to Independent MP Zoe Daniel, in the end, the transition to electric vehicles will be better for everyone. A national electric vehicle summit is being held in Canberra on Friday with the aim of fostering collaboration between business and politics on the issue of electric vehicles. “Wouldn’t it be nice if people under this … Read more

UK Tories see Liz Truss as someone who will ‘protect Boris Johnson’s legacy’

Freshwater Strategy Director Michael Turner says he thinks Conservative Party members view British Foreign Secretary Lizz Truss as someone who will protect Boris Johnson’s legacy. Polls show Ms Truss is on track to win the race to replace Mr Johnson as UK Prime Minister. The gap between her and the second candidate, former chancellor Rishi … Read more

Fuel efficiency standards ‘will only see a faster reduction in emissions’: Bowen

Climate Change Minister Chris Bowen says fuel efficiency standards will only cut emissions faster. “If they are introduced, it will only help to reduce emissions, so that is a good thing,” Mr Bowen told a press conference on Friday. “Of course, if we do and they are implemented, and they work, they will be reflected … Read more