A range of upgrades have been announced for Melbourne’s road and public transport networks.

Facebook is being criticised for a mass emotional manipulation experiment conducted on unwitting users.

The first 100-storey building in the Southern Hemisphere has been approved for the Victorian Government, clearing the way for the 319-metre monolith.

A prominent Australian banking boss has been awarded an honorary doctorate for her ongoing philanthropic investment in education.

A parliamentary inquiry has prompted loud calls for a royal commission into banks and financial planning, but the Finance Minister says it is being covered already.

A bit of high-end musical chairs for federal public servants, with moves at the top of the Finance, Treasury and Health departments.

The Federal Government has introduced legislation making it easier to send asylum seekers back to their home countries, while increasing the requirements for them to prove their claims.

Outrage is stirring over the amount that Victorian councils spend on overseas travel for councillors.

A NSW Legislative Assembly will look into accusations that the state’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) covered up the extent of coal dust pollution.

An extra nine minutes of work per day could be the final straw for embattled staff at the Australian Tax Office.

An online tool could spell an end to workplace disputes, disagreements, fights and furphies.

The mining industry is hugely responsible for economic prosperity in Australia, but a new report says there is a big cost when states choose to dig.

Melbourne-based trucking company Cootes Transport has been hit with 67 counts of operating unsafe vehicles, after safety investigations crossed state lines.

Showing the extreme mining-friendliness of the Queensland Government, a law has been changed to prevent investigation of a controversial quarrying practice.

One of the world’s best-known companies will buy a power outfit for over $17 billion.

Documents to clear conflict of interest claims against a junk food lobbyist in the Health Department “do not exist”.

The Federal Government will bring a bill to parliament in coming weeks which seeks to give ASIO more abilities to monitor and control digital communication.

The Finance Minister says changes to legislation will mean advisers will be able to receive “incentive payments”, not commission.

A confidential Trade in Services Agreement document has been published by WikiLeaks, showing that Australia, the United States, the European Union and 20 other large and small countries have been discussing unprecedented mutual access to each other’s financial service sectors.

A new report says the Australian Public Service must promote innovation and creative minds within its ranks.

There are accusations of extreme political pandering being thrown at the Federal Government, after it was revealed that it has so far funded projects in LNP electorates at a rate about three times higher than others.

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