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Keane: grand final or no, funding sport is a complete waste of money

Bernard KeaneSep 30, 2016

Australia wastes billions of taxpayer dollars on elite sports funding and major sporting events for no benefit whatsoever. It's time to end it.

AFP investigating high-flying Liberal Democratic Party candidate

Josh TaylorSep 29, 2016

Former Liberal Democratic Party senate candidate Roostam Sadri is being investigated by the AFP over bribery claims.

South Australia's blackout explained

South Australia's blackout explained

Bension Siebert and David WashingtonSep 29, 20165 Comments

What was really to blame for South Australia’s historic blackout? InDaily editor David Washington and journalist Bension Siebert sort through the claims and identify some questions that remain unanswered.

Is Brandis closing the door on white hat hackers?

Is Brandis closing the door on white hat hackers?

Bernard KeaneSep 29, 20161 Comment

The government proposes to ban attempts to strip anonymity from large datasets. But in doing so, it could also ban the best means of spotting security flaws.

Scullion briefed multiple times on Don Dale, puts lie to 'didn't know' claim

Scullion briefed multiple times on Don Dale, puts lie to 'didn't know' claim

Josh TaylorSep 29, 20161 Comment

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion was given multiple briefings about Don Dale well before the Four Corners episode, Crikey can reveal.

Chris Uhlmann joins Barnaby in blaming wind energy for SA’s blackout. They are dead wrong.

Chris Uhlmann joins Barnaby in blaming wind energy for SA’s blackout. They are dead wrong.

Giles ParkinsonSep 29, 201626 Comments

Uhlmann has publicly blamed wind energy for the recent blackout in South Australia.

Rundle: Jez is back, but Labour has a huge problem

Rundle: Jez is back, but Labour has a huge problem

Guy RundleSep 29, 20161 Comment

Jeremy Corbyn has survived the Blairites' best efforts to oust him, but the British Labour Party is deeply split between the multicultural knowledge class and the nationalist and communalist working class.

The <em>Crikey</em> Census: tell us what you really think

The Crikey Census: tell us what you really think

Cassidy KnowltonSep 29, 20166 Comments

Help us make Crikey even better — and stream the best movies and television for free.

'A dark day' for Turnbull as NBN abandons Optus cable network

'A dark day' for Turnbull as NBN abandons Optus cable network

Josh TaylorSep 29, 20167 Comments

Optus cable trashed as Turnbull's original NBN model goes up in smoke.

Yes, Labor really did kill off the mining boom

Yes, Labor really did kill off the mining boom

Bernard KeaneSep 29, 20163 Comments

New data shows the mining sector at its lowest ebb since 2011 -- even though Tony Abbott promised "a second mining boom" if he repealed the carbon price and mining tax.

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