Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has backed ASIO chief Mike Burgess’ refusal to name the former politician who he said had betrayed Australia. Australia’s top security chief is under intense pressure to publicly name the ex-politician who he said was recruited by undisclosed agents from an overseas network. During his annualContinue Reading

Anthony Albanese says it’s “extraordinary” that deputy Liberal leader Sussan Ley has yet to delete a social media post linking the wrongful arrest of a High Court detainee to an upcoming by-election. Victoria Police has publicly apologised after withdrawing sexual assault charges against a 44-year-old former immigration detainee that theyContinue Reading

The mayor of a local council which became ground zero for Sydney’s asbestos-contaminated mulch scandal has furiously lashed the state’s peak environmental body as a “toothless tiger” over delays to clean up a major park. On Thursday, the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) issued a notice to extend the deadline forContinue Reading