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Years of Coalition failure behind Adani panic

Years of Coalition failure behind Adani panic

The government's panic over the Adani Carmichael project is driven by five wasted years that have seen unemployment spike in Townsville and surrounding regions.

Finally, some hope in public policy

Finally, some hope in public policy

While federal politics was offering business-as-usual climate inaction last week, school kids were putting politicians to shame.

China returns fire in Trump trade war

China returns fire in Trump trade war

Good morning, early birds. China fights back against the Trump trade war with tariffs of its own. Plus, Adani wins a 12.5 billion-litre water grab. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.

Will Adani ever get the money it needs to build that bloody massive mine?

Will Adani ever get the money it needs to build that bloody massive mine?

With major banks all around the world turning their banks on the controversial mine, Adani better dust off the ol' guitar and get busking.

How much you’re paying for Adani’s polluting mine to save Turnbull and Palaszczuk’s jobs

How much you’re paying for Adani’s polluting mine to save Turnbull and Palaszczuk’s jobs

It wasn't so long ago we were told it would cost too much to save jobs in car manufacturing, now we're spending even more per job on a mine that will damage the Great barrier Reef.

Coal lies exposed, Adani’s house of cards teeters

Coal lies exposed, Adani’s house of cards teeters

From the backbench to foreign policy and economics, the budget and now Alan Jones, Adani is causing Turnbull all sorts of problems, writes Australia Institute executive director Ben Oquist.

Will Turnbull pander to Adani with a $900m loan?

Will Turnbull pander to Adani with a $900m loan?

The Turnbull government appears set to expand its rampant protectionism by handing nearly a billion dollars to Adani, while urban infrastructure projects with much greater benefits go begging.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Nazis on campus ... BobKat's big bill ... sour Grace ...

Adani handout a toxic mix of crony capitalism and protectionism

Adani handout a toxic mix of crony capitalism and protectionism

Australia's retreat into protectionism is likely to mean $1 billion in cheap money handed to the white elephant Carmichael coal project.

Adani coal mine still faces two big legal hurdles

Adani coal mine still faces two big legal hurdles

Adani might have state government approval for its new mine, but that doesn't mean it's a done deal.