Labor doesn’t mind community TV being kicked off the airwaves — it just says they need more time. And other media tidbits of the day.READ MORE
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Australia’s new Treasurer found he had more than a few friends in high places eager to see and be seen at his book launch.READ MORE
Sports fans are bracing for the worst as sports and justice chiefs dropped a bombshell today: allegations of the widespread and systematic use of performance-enhancing drugs in Australian sport.READ MORE
The aftermath of a boat sinking in the early hours of Wednesday demonstrates why improving arrangements between Indonesia and Australia is urgent, writes Stuart Ranfurlie in Jakarta.READ MORE
As the death toll among asylum seekers making their way to Australia by sea climbs to 400 in the past three years, authorities should reform their operational protocols, writes Tony Kevin.READ MORE